AZACTAM G/2VIAL 1-Jan 1G/2G

The Brand Name AZACTAM G/2VIAL Has Generic Salt :: AZTREONAM 

AZACTAM G/2VIAL  Is From Company BRISTOL MYERS Priced :: Rs. 940.00/1430.00

AZACTAM G/2VIAL have AZTREONAM is comes under Sub class Other Beta Lactams of  Main Class Anti Infectives

Main Medicine Class:: Anti Infectives  Sub Medicine Class :: Other Beta Lactams 

 Salt Name :  OR Generic Name Form Price : MRP /Probable Packing
AZTREONAM    Rs. 940.00/1430.00  1-Jan
Brand Name Company / Manufacturers Strength Unit Price / 1-Jan
 AZACTAM G/2VIAL  BRISTOL MYERS  1G/2G  1-Jan Rs. 940.00/1430.00

Company  Brand Name  Salt Combination Main Medical Class Sub Medical Class
 From BRISTOL MYERS :: AZACTAM G/2VIAL  AZTREONAM  Anti Infectives Other Beta Lactams

Indications for Drugs ::

Cystic fibrosis, Peritonitis, Bacterial infections, UTI, Lower Respiratory Tract Infections, Cystitis, Gonorrhoea, Septicemia, Skin and Skin-Structure Infections, Endometritis, Pelvic cellulitis

Drug Dose ::

Adult: IV/IM Gm-ve infections 1-8 g/day in divided doses depending on severity. Max: 8 g/day. UTI 0.5-1 g 8-12 hrly. IM Cystitis; Gonorrhoea 1 g as a single dose. Child: and infants >1 wk: 30 mg/kg every 6 or 8 hr; >2 yr: 50 mg/kg every 6 or 8 hr for severe infections. Dose may be given via deep IM inj or slow IV inj or infusion. Doses >1 g should be given via IV route. Max (>2 yr): 8 g/day. Renal impairment: Moderate to severe impairment: Same initial doses, adjust maintenance doses according to the patient’s CrCl. Haemodialysis: A supplementary dose of 1/8 of the initial dose may be given after each session. CrCl (ml/min) 10-30 Maintenance dose: Half of initial dose. <10 maintenance dose: one-quarter of initial dose. Contraindication ::

Hypersensitivity; lactation.

Drug Precautions ::

Hypersensitivity to other beta-lactams; renal and hepatic impairment; pregnancy.

Drug Side Effects ::

IV: Phloebitis and thrombophloebitis. IM: Pain and swelling at inj site; diarrhoea, nausea, vomiting, altered taste; jaundice, hepatitis, high liver enzymes; long prothrombin time, partial thromboplastin time; rash, urticaria, eosinophilia. Potentially Fatal: Thrombocytopenia, neutropenia; overgrowth of susceptible organisms; pseudomembranous colitis.

Pregnancy category ::
Pregnancy category

2

Drug Mode of Action ::  

Aztreonam exhibits bactericidal action by inhibiting bacterial cell wall synthesis due to its high affinity for penicillin-binding protein 3 (PBP-3) of gram-negative bacteria. It is highly resistant to hydrolysis by ?-lactamases. It is active against Enterobacteriaceae spp, E. coli, Klebsiella, Proteus, Providencia, Salmonella, Serratia, Shigella and Yersinia spp..

Drug Interactions ::

Concurrent use with oral anticoagulants may increase prothrombin time.

 

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