Epoetin

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

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

Adult Dosage

75 to 300 IU/ kg190 (187.5)As recommended.IVMaintenance for thrice a Week
50 to 75 IU/ kg62 (62.5)As recommended.IV,SCInitially for thrice a Week

Paedriatic Dosage (20kg)

50 IU/kg50 (50)8 hourlyIntra VenousInitially per week, As required
60 to 150 IU/kg100 (105)8 hourlyIntra VenousMaintenance, As Required

Neonatal Dosage (3kg)

50 IU/kg50 (50)8 hourlyIntravenousInitially 3 times per week
75 to 150 IU/kg110 (112.5)8 hourlyIntravenousMaintenance, 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 Epoetin

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