Cephradine

Overview

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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

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

Adult Dosage

2 to 4 g3 (3)As recommended.IV /IMOver 3-5 min (in 4 divided doses),(up to 8g daily inverse infections.
1 to 2 g1.5 (1.5)6 hourlyP/O2-4 divided doses (up to 4g)
1 to 2 g1.5 (1.5)As recommended.POFor surgical prophylaxis

Paedriatic Dosage (20kg)

50 to 100 mg/kg75 (75)As recommended.IV/IMFor Paeds of All Ages . given in 4 divided doses .This dose is for severe infections.(to maximum of
75 to 100 mg/kg88 (87.5)24 hourlyP/OOtilis media
25 to 50 mg/kg38 (37.5)As recommended.POGiven in 2-4 divided doses

Neonatal Dosage (3kg)

6.3 to 12.5 mg/kg9.4 (9.4)6 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 Cephradine

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