Lincomycin (HCl)

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

Lincomycin (HCl)'s dosage details are as follows:
Dose Single Dose Frequency Route Instructions

Adult Dosage

600 mg600 (600)24 hourlyIMFrequency may be increased upto twice daily if needed. To max at 8g.
600 mg600 (600)12 hourlyIVFrequency may be increased upto 3 times if needed.
500 mg500 (500)8 hourlyPOWith empty stomach. Frequency may be increased to 4 times if needed.

Paedriatic Dosage (20kg)

10 to 0 mg/kg5 (5)As recommended.Intra MuscularIn divided doses.
30 to 0 mg/kg15 (15)8 hourlyOral
5 to 10 mg/kg7.5 (7.5)8 hourlySlow IVAs Required

Neonatal Dosage (3kg)

10 mg/kg10 (10)As recommended.Intra MuscularOnce in 24 Hours
10 mg/kg10 (10)8 hourlyOral-
5 to 10 mg/kg7.5 (7.5)8 hourlySlow IVAs 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 Lincomycin (HCl)

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