Aminophylline

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

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

Adult Dosage

0.5 mg/ kg/hr0.5 (0.5)As recommended.IV InfMaintenance dose.
350 mg350 (350)As recommended.IV InfMaintain for 12 hours afterloading
100 to 300 mg200 (200)8 hourlyPOAfter food
250 to 500 mg380 (375)As recommended.Slow IVOver 20 min

Paedriatic Dosage (20kg)

1 to 1.2 mg/kg.hr1.1 (1.1)As recommended.IV InfusionMaintenance for 24 hours or As Required
6 mg/kg6 (6)As recommended.IV InfusionLoad for once over 20 minutes

Neonatal Dosage (3kg)

0.2 mg/kg/hr0.2 (0.2)As recommended.InfusionMaintenance for 24 hrs or as required
5 to 6 mg/kg/hr5.5 (5.5)As recommended.InfusionLoad for once over 20 minutes

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 Aminophylline

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