Branded Medicine

 
TRICEFIN

Powder Sterile for Injection

 
:: COMPOSITIONS ::

Each vial contains :
1 g of ceftriaxone as Ceftriaxone sodium

 
:: INDICATIONS ::

Infections caused by bacteria which are sensitive to sectriaxone

 
:: CONTRAINDICATIONS ::

Hypersensitivity to the cephalosporine class of antibiotics

 
:: DOSAGE AND ADMINISTRATION ::

Adult and children over 12 years
1-2 g once daily (every 24 hours), in severe infections the daily dose may be increased to 4 g once daily.

Neonatus (2 weeks), infants and children under 12 years
20-50 mg/kg once daily, maximum 50 mg/kg body weigh

Geriatric patients
The daily dose is the same as adult dosage

 
:: WARNINGS AND PRECAUTIONS ::

Hypersensitivity to penicillins

 
:: ADVERSE REACTIONS ::

Gastro intestinal effects, hematologic effects, skin reactions, Flushing, headache, dizziness

 
:: PRESENTATION AND REGISTRATION NUMBER ::

Box, @ 1 vial 1 g of ceftriaxone