Maxpime 1gm IM/IV Inj – 1 Pcs
Generic Name : Cefepime
Cephalosporins (Penicillins and Cephalosporins)
Manufacturer : Square Pharmaceuticals Ltd.
Indication: The recommended adult and pediatric dosages and routes of administration are outlined in the following table. MaxpimeTM (Cefepime) should be administered intravenously over approximately 30 minutes. Before administration ensure that the powder has been fully dissolved in the solution.
Dosage & Administration:
|Site and Type of Infection||Dose||Frequency||Duration (Days)|
|Moderate to Severe Pneumonia||1–2 g IV||Every 12 hours||10|
|Empiric therapy for febrile neutropenic patients||2 g IV||Every 8 hours||7*|
|Mild to Moderate Uncomplicated or Complicated Urinary Tract Infections||0.5-1 g IV/IM**||Every 12 hours||7-10|
|Severe Uncomplicated or Complicated Urinary Tract Infections||2 g IV||Every 12 hours||10|
|Moderate to Severe Uncomplicated Skin and Skin Structure Infections||2 g IV||Every 12 hours||10|
|Complicated Intra-abdominal Infections||2 g IV||Every 12 hours||7-10|
Preparation: MaxpimeTM 500 IM/IV injection: Pack of 1 vial contains Cefepime 500 mg accompanied by a solvent ampoule of 5 ml water for injection. It also contains a complementary pouch comprised of disposable syringe (5 ml), baby needle, alcohol pad and first aid bandage. MaxpimeTM 1 gm IM/IV injection: Pack of 1 vial contains Cefepime 1 gm accompanied by a solvent ampoule of 10 ml water for injection. It also contains a complementary pouch comprised of disposable syringe (10 ml), butterfly needle, alcohol pad and first aid bandage.