Alprostadil

Overview

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Primary Characterstics

Indications

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Pharmacokinetics

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Dosage

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

Adult Dosage

25 to 25 mcg25 (25)As recommended.IcFirst Dose= 2.5mcg Second Dose= 5mcg (If some same Responce to first dose) or 7.5mcg (if no responce to first dose). Increments should than be 5-10mcg until an effective dose is reacted. the used dose range is 5-20mcg & the maximum recommended dose is 60mcg. Maximum 3 time/week with atleast 24 hours interval between injections.

Paedriatic Dosage (20kg)

No data regarding the Paedriatic dosage details of Alprostadil is available.

Neonatal Dosage (3kg)

5 to 100 ng/kg/min52 (52.5)As recommended.IV-infInitially 5 ng/kg/min adjust according to responce in steps of 5ng/kg/min

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 Alprostadil

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Manufacturers of Alprostadil in Pakistan

Atco Pfizer

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