Infections & Infestations
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In treatment of:
Bone & joint infections;Gonorrhea,intra-abdominal infections;lower RTI Meningitis;Speticemia;skin and soft tissue infections;UTI,pseudomonal infections in cystic fibrosis(RTIs),pelvic infections, treatment of infections caused by susceptible GM+ve aerobic organisms
6.Elevation of liver enzymes & creatinine
7.Swelling & discomfort at I.M. injection site & thrombophlebitis at I.V. injection site.
1.Hypersensitivity to Aztreonam
3.Avoid use together with other beta lactum antibiotics & amino glycosides because additive effects occur
4.Avoid use together with Probenecid, Chloramphenicol, Clavulanic acid etc.
None with gentamicin, metronidazole, cephrodine, clindamycin, nafcillin or frusemide.
0.5gm to 2gm I.V. or I.M. twice daily or thrice daily
In severe infections: 2gm I.M or I.V.; 3 times daily to 4 times daily
Maximum dose: 8gm/day
Gonorrhea: 1gm intramuscularly as a single dose