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Neomycin

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

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

Adult Dosage

1 g1 (1)4 hourlyPO2 or 3 days before surgery.
4 to 12 g8 (8)24 hourlyPOFor 5-6 days. Frequency may be increased upto 4 times if needed.
0.35 %0.35 (0.35)As recommended.Topical1-4 times as required.

Paedriatic Dosage (20kg)

250 to 0 mg120 (125)As recommended.2 or 3 days before surgery for children 6 to 12 years.
50 to 0 mg/kg25 (25)As recommended.POIn divided doses for hepatic encephalophathy.
0.5 %0.5 (0.5)As recommended.TopicalAs required

Neonatal Dosage (3kg)

0.5 %0.5 (0.5)As recommended.TopicalAs 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 Neomycin

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