Dimercaprol

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

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

Adult Dosage

2.5 to 3 mg/kg2.8 (2.75)4 hourlyIMFor 2 days.
2.5 to 3 mg/kg2.8 (2.75)24 hourlyIM
5.714 mg/kg5.7 (5.714)12 hourlyIM2-4 times a day. on third day once daily vntil recovery.

Paedriatic Dosage (20kg)

2.5 to 3 mg/kg2.8 (2.75)8 hourlyIntra MuscularInitially for 2 Days
2.5 to 3 mg/kg2.8 (2.75)8 hourlyIntra MuscularMaintenance

Neonatal Dosage (3kg)

2.5 to 3 mg/kg2.8 (2.75)4 hourlyIntra MuscularInitially for 2 Days
2.5 to 3 mg/kg2.8 (2.75)12 hourlyIntra MuscularMaintenance

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 Dimercaprol

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Manufacturers of Dimercaprol in Pakistan

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