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- 1 The Brand Name ALTAMET Has Generic Salt :: CEFETAMET
- 2 ALTAMET Is From Company Alembic Priced :: Rs. 131
- 3 ALTAMET have CEFETAMET is comes under Sub class #N/A of Main Class #N/A
- 4 Main Medicine Class:: #N/A Sub Medicine Class :: #N/A
- 5 Disclaimer ::
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The Brand Name ALTAMET Has Generic Salt :: CEFETAMET
ALTAMET Is From Company Alembic Priced :: Rs. 131
ALTAMET have CEFETAMET is comes under Sub class #N/A of Main Class #N/A
Main Medicine Class:: #N/A Sub Medicine Class :: #N/A
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Indications for Drugs ::
Pneumonia, Pharyngitis, Susceptible infections, Sinusitis, Otitis media, Tonsillitis, Soft tissue infections, Respiratory tract infections, Acute Exacerbations of Chronic bronchitis, Gonococcal urethritis
Drug Dose ::
Adults and children over 12 years: 500 mg twice daily. Children under 12 years: Usual dosage is 10 mg/kg twice daily. <15 kg (approximately 6 months - 3 years) 125 mg twice daily 16 - 30 kg (approximately 3 - 9 years) 250 mg twice daily 31 - 40 kg (approximately 9 - 12 years) 375 mg twice daily >40 kg (approximately over 12 years) 500 mg twice daily
Known hypersensitivity to cephalosporins.
Drug Precautions ::
Hypersensitivity to penicillins. Renal insufficiency; lactation.
Drug Side Effects ::
Diarrhoea, nausea, vomiting, hypersensitivity reactions.
Pregnancy category ::
Drug Mode of Action ::
Cefetamet is a 3rd generation cephalosporin. It inhibits the final transpeptidation step of peptidoglycan synthesis in the bacterial cell wall by binding to one or more of the penicillin-binding proteins (PBPs).
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