DOXYGRAM INJECTION
 
Indications :
  • Rickettsia (Rocky Mountain spotted fever, typhus fever, and the typhus group, Q fever, rickettsial pox and tick fevers).

  • Mycoplasma pneumoniae (PPLO, Eaton Agent).

  • Agents of lymphogranuloma venereum and granuloma inguinale.

  • The spirochetal agent of relapsing fever (Boreliarecurrentis).

  • Rectal infection
 
Dose & Administration :

For Adult:
Dosage 200mg for first day administration by 1-2 infusion. Then daily dosage 100-200mg depending upon severity of infection.

For General:
In general duration of infusion 100mg-200mg/day by slow infusion for 1-4hrs.A recommended minimum infusion time for 100 mg of a 0.5 mg/mL solution is one hour.

For Children:
Children weight less than 100 pounds or less than 2mg/lb body weight first day of treatment by 1-2 infusion.

 
Dispensing Method:

Step 1: At first 5ml sterile water for injection is mixed with Lyophilized Doxycycline powder, keep it for few seconds

Step 2: Then at same vial add 5ml Ascorbic acid. Shake well for homogenous mixing

Step 3: Total 10ml prepared solution is slowly infused in 100ml infusion fluid or saline bottle

 
Packs :
1x1 VIAL