ANTIBACTERIALS > CARBAPENEMS > BLUMOX-CA 1.2g Injection
For the use of a Registered Medical Practitioner, a Hospital or a Laboratory only.
COMPOSITION
Combipack of vial & ampoule.
Each Vial Contains:
Amoxycillin Sodium IP (sterile) eq. to Amoxycillin 1000 mg
Potassium Clavulanate IP (sterile) eq. to Clavulanic Acid 200 mg
 
Each ampoule contains:
Sterile Water for Injection IP 20 ml
 
INDICATIONS
BLUMOX-CA Injection is indicated for the treatment of the following infections when caused by susceptible bacteria in adults and children:
  • Severe infections of the ear, nose and throat (such as acute otitis media, mastoiditis, peritonsillar infections, epiglottitis, and sinusitis when accompanied by severe systemic signs and symptoms).
  • Acute exacerbations of chronic bronchitis.
  • Community acquired pneumonia.
  • Cystitis
  • Pyelonephritis.
  • Skin and soft tissue infections such as cellulitis, animal bites, severe dental abscess with spreading cellulitis.
  • Bone and joint infections such as osteomyelitis.
  • Intra-abdominal infections.
  • Female genital infections.
  • Prophylaxis against infections associated with major surgical procedures in adults.
DOSAGE AND ADMINISTRATION

For intravenous (IV) use only. Doses are expressed in terms of amoxycillin/clavulanic acid content.

Adults and children ≥ 40 kg: Usual recommended dose: 1000 mg/ 200 mg (amoxycillin/clavulanic acid) every 8 hours.

Children < 40 kg: Usual recommended dose:

  • Children over 3 months: 25 mg/5 mg per kg every 8 hours
  • Children aged less than 3 months or weighing less than 4 kg: 25 mg/5 mg per kg every 12 hours.
  • Or, as prescribed by the physician.

HOW SUPPLIED
Combipack of 1 glass vial & 1 ampoule of 20 mL SWFI.