Ribavirin

Overview

Categories

  • 6 Anti-infective drugs
    • 6.5 Antivirals, systemic
  • 6 Anti-infective drugs
    • 6.5 Antivirals, systemic

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

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

Adult Dosage

400 mg400 (400)12 hourlyPOFor Hapatitis C, for 6 months.

Paedriatic Dosage (20kg)

2.5 to 5 mg/kg3.8 (3.75)8 hourlyOralFor 1-2 Weeks

Neonatal Dosage (3kg)

3.125 to 6.25 mg/kg4.7 (4.6875)8 hourlyOral

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 Ribavirin

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