Rifampicin

Overview

Categories

Primary Characterstics

Indications

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Pharmacokinetics

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Contraindications

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Drug Interactions

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Side Effects

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Dosage

Rifampicin's dosage details are as follows:
Dose Single Dose Frequency Route Instructions

Adult Dosage

450 to 600 mg520 (525)As recommended.POIn 2-4 div.doses. Maximum dose: 600mg. Give 30 min before breakfast. Duration may vary according to indication.

Paedriatic Dosage (20kg)

10 to 20 mg/kg15 (15)24 hourlyOralMax 60mg/day

Neonatal Dosage (3kg)

10 to 20 mg/kg15 (15)24 hourlyOral

High Risk Groups

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Warning / Precautions

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Storage Conditions

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Interference in Pathology

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Brands / Trade Names of Rifampicin

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