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MELONAM POWDER FOR INJECTION (MEPEM)

DOH PM 052455


< COMPOSITION >
Each vial contains:
Meropenem……………………0.25g, 0.5g, 1g(potency)

< ACTION >
Aerobic gram-positive microorganisms:  S. aureus including penicillinase-producing strains, Group D streptococcus including Enterococcus spp., Streptococcus pneumoniae, S. pyogenes, S. viridans group
Aerobic gram-negative microorganisms:  Acinetobacter spp., Citrobacter spp., Enterobacter cloacae, E. coli, H. influenzae, K. pneumoniae, P. aeruginosa
Anaerobic gram-positive microorganisms:  Peptostreptococcus spp. Anaerobic gram-negative microorganisms:  Bacteroides spp., Fusobacterium spp. 

< INDICATION >
Complicated Skin And Skin Structure Infections (Adult Patients And Pediatric Patients 3 Months Of Age And Older Only). Complicated Intra-Abdominal Infections (Adult And Pediatric Patients). Bacterial Meningitis (Pediatric Patients 3 Months Of Age And Older Only).

< USAGE AND DOSAGE >
Complicated Skin/Skin Structure Infections
Indicated as a single agent therapy for the treatment of complicated skin and skin structure infections due to Staphylococcus aureus (methicillin-susceptible isolates only), Streptococcus pyogenes, Streptococcus agalactiae, viridans group streptococci, Enterococcus faecalis (vancomycin-susceptible isolates only), Pseudomonas aeruginosa, Escherichia coli, Proteus mirabilis, Bacteroides fragilis, and Peptostreptococcus species
500 mg IV q8hr; not to exceed 2 g IV q8hr
Complicated Intra-abdominal Infections
Indicated as a single agent therapy for the treatment of complicated appendicitis and peritonitis caused by viridans group streptococci, Escherichia coli, Klebsiella pneumoniae, Pseudomonas aeruginosa, Bacteroides fragilis, B. thetaiotaomicron, and Peptostreptococcus species
1 g IV q8hr; not to exceed 2 g IV q8hr
Community-Acquired Pneumonia (Off-label)
500 mg IV q8hr for ≤5 days in combination with fluoroquinolone
Febrile Neutropenia (Off-label)
1 g IV q8hr

< PACKAGE >
0.25g, 0.5g, 1g/vial

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