Branded Medicine

 
FOSMIDEX

Sterile Powder for Injection

 
:: COMPOSITION ::

FOSMIDEX for injection 1 g/vial
Each vial contains 1 g (base) of fosfomycin sodium

FOSMIDEX for injection 2 g/vial
Each vial contains 2 g (base) of fosfomycin sodium

 
:: INDICATIONS ::

Prevention of infections in abdominal surgery

 
:: CONTRAINDICATIONS ::

Hypersensitivity to any components of this product

 
:: DOSAGE ::
  • The usual daily dose for intravenous drip infusion
    Adult: 2-4 g,
    Children: 100-200 mg/kg.
    Doses given in 2 divided doses and infused over a periodic of 1-2 hours.
  • Acute and elective abdominal surgery
    Adult and children >12 years: 8 g
    as a single dose IV infusion ½-1 hour preoperative.
 
:: WARNING AND PRECAUTIONS ::
  • Liver disorders.
  • Periodic liver, kidney and hematological function tests should be performed on long-term use.
  • Care in patients who need to reduce Na intake due to heart failure, kidney failure, hypertension, etc.
  • Pregnancy.
 
:: ADVERSE REACTIONS ::

Dull headache, oral dryness, vertigo and chest discomfort

 
:: PRESENTATION AND REGISTRATION NUMBER ::

Box, 10 vials @ 1 g
Box, 10 vials @ 2 g