PAS Sodium

PAS Sodium

para-aminosalicylic acid

Manufacturer:

Atlantic Lab

Distributor:

Atlantic Pharma
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Na para-aminosalicylate
Indications/Uses
Long-term treatment of TB usually in combination w/ INH &/or w/ streptomycin.
Dosage/Direction for Use
8-12 g daily in divided doses.
Administration
Should be taken with food: Swallow whole, do not chew/crush.
Special Precautions
Renal impairment or when Na restriction is indicated.
Adverse Reactions
Abdominal discomfort, fever, skin rashes, nausea, vomiting, diarrhoea.
MIMS Class
ATC Classification
J04AA02 - sodium aminosalicylate ; Belongs to the class of aminosalicylic acid and derivative antimycobacterials. Used in the systemic treatment of tuberculosis.
Presentation/Packing
Form
PAS Sodium EC tab 1 g
Packing/Price
1000's
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