Fusidic Acid

Overview

Categories

  • 6 Anti-infective drugs

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

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

Adult Dosage

0.5 mg0.5 (0.5)12 hourlyOphthalmic-
1 %1 (1)6 hourlyOphthalmicdrops.
500 mg500 (500)8 hourlyPO, IV
2 %2 (2)8 hourlyTopical-

Paedriatic Dosage (20kg)

1 %1 (1)12 hourlyOpthalmicFor Paeds of all ages
25 mg/kg25 (25)8 hourlyOral-
6 to 7 mg/kg6.5 (6.5)8 hourlySlow IVOver 6 Hours

Neonatal Dosage (3kg)

12.5 mg/kg12 (12.5)8 hourlyOral
6 to 7 mg/kg6.5 (6.5)As recommended.Slow Intravenous

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 Fusidic Acid

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