Dosage 'chloramphenicol' in tablets depends on the age of the child.Children 3-8 years should be given 150 mg per reception.A one-time amount of money for children over 8 years old is 200-400 mg.Drink drug should be 3-4 times a day 30 minutes before meal.The course of treatment is carried out 7-10 days.With good tolerability "chloramphenicol" can extend up to 2 weeks.
Children under 3 years old are allowed to take the medicine only zhiznenenym indications.This is due to the risk of "gray syndrome" caused by the accumulation of the active ingredients of the drug in the body.The disease is accompanied by hypothermia, the dysfunction of the heart, breathing problems, blue-gray skin color.On prescription dosage of "chloramphenicol" for children up to 3 y
powder "Chloramphenicol" is used for injection.Before use, it must be diluted with sterile water.For dilutions of 1 vial require 2-3 ml of water for injections or sodium chloride solution.Babies injections "chloramphenicol" makes the muscle by injecting the medication as far as possible.The daily dosage of the solution for infants under 1 year is 25-30 mg / kg over 1 year - 50 mg / kg.This amount should be divided into 2 doses, making the injections every 12 hours.In meningitis and bacteremia daily dose may be increased to 75 mg / kg.
Outwardly "Chloramphenicol" is used in the form of an alcoholic solution of 1-10%.This form can be applied directly to the skin, wipe inflammation moistened cotton swab in the facility.It is also possible to use impregnated "chloramphenicol" gauze pads, including their allowed to cover the occlusion bandage.Treatment solution lasts an average of 5-7 days, in complicated cases - for longer.Change the bandage every 1-2 days is recommended.
Eye drops "Chloramphenicol" used in the treatment of childhood eye diseases.Use this tool only by the physician.Usually assigned administered medication 1 drop in each eye frequency of 3-4 times per day.The duration of therapy is determined individually for each child.
«Chloramphenicol" should not be used to treat common colds and flu, as well as banal infection because of the high toxicity of the drug.This medication is contraindicated for children age newborn to 4 weeks.
If at the use of tablets 'Chloramphenicol' the child nausea occurs, it is recommended to go to the reception means after 1 hour after meals.