Digoxin

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

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

Adult Dosage

25 ug/kg25 (25)As recommended.For 5-10 years
35 ug/kg35 (35)As recommended.2-5 years
125 to 250 ug190 (187.5)24 hourlyPOMaintenance, As Required
750 to 1500 ug1100 (1125)6 hourlyPOIn div.doses.

Paedriatic Dosage (20kg)

3 to 4.5 ug/kg3.8 (3.75)12 hourlyIntra MuscularMaintenance (25% of loading dose)
25 to 35 ug/kg30 (30)As recommended.Intra MusularInitially As Required
3 to 4.5 ug/kg3.8 (3.75)12 hourlyIntra VenousMaintenance (25% of loading dose)
25 to 35 ug/kg30 (30)As recommended.Intra VenousInitially As Required
3.75 to 5 ug/kg4.4 (4.375)12 hourlyOralMaintenance (25% of loading dose)
30 to 40 ug/kg35 (35)As recommended.OralInitially, As Required

Neonatal Dosage (3kg)

5 to 7.5 mg/kg6.2 (6.25)12 hourlyoralMaintenance, As required
35 to 60 ug/kg48 (47.5)As recommended.oralInitial dose, As required

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 Digoxin

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Manufacturers of Digoxin in Pakistan

Global GSK Platinum Xenon

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