Cefoperazone Sodium USP
Composition: Cefaking-500 Injection: Each vial contains Cefoperazone 500mg as Cefoperazone Sodium USP.
Cefaking-1gm Injection: Each vial contains Cefoperazone 1000mg as Cefoperazone Sodium USP.
Cefaking-2gm Injection: Each vial contains Cefoperazone 2000mg as Cefoperazone Sodium USP.
Indications: It is indicated for the treatment of the following infections when caused by susceptible organisms: Respiratory Tract Infections, Peritonitis & Other Intra-abdominal Infections, Bacterial Septicemia, Skin and Skin Structures Infections, Pelvic Inflammatory Disease, Endometritis & Other Infections of the Female Genital Tract, Urinary Tract Infections, Enterococcal Infections etc.
Dosage and administration: The usual adult daily dose of sterile Cefoperazone is 2 to 4 gm per day administered in equally divided doses every 12 hours. In severe infections or infections caused by less sensitive organisms, the total daily dose and/or frequency may be increased. Patients have been successfully treated with a total daily dosage of 6 to12 gm divided into 2, 3 or 4 administrations ranging from 1.5 to 4 gm per dose. When treating infections caused by Streptococcus pyogenes, therapy should be continued for at least 10 days. Or, as directed by the registered physician.
Use in pregnancy and lactation: Pregnancy Category B. There are no adequate and well controlled clinical studies in pregnant or breastfeeding women. It should only be used in pregnant women if the potential benefit justifies the potential risk to the foetus. Since it is not known if Cefoperazone is distributed into milk, the drug should be used with caution in nursing women.
Packing : Cefaking-500 Injection: Blister pack of 1 vial containing 500mg Cefoperazone (As sterile Cefoperazone Sodium USP) accompanied by one ampoule of 5ml water for injection BP for IM/IV injection.
Cefaking-1gm Injection: Blister pack of 1 vial containing 1000mg Cefoperazone (As sterile Cefoperazone Sodium USP) accompanied by one ampoule of 10ml water for injection BP for IM/IV injection.
Cefaking-2gm Injection: Blister pack of 1 vial containing 2000mg Cefoperazone (As sterile Cefoperazone Sodium USP) accompanied by one ampoule of 10ml water for injection BP for IM/IV injection.