Tablets "Chloramphenicol" take 30 minutes before meals 3 or 4 times a day.If you are taking the drug the patient is nausea or vomiting, tablets should be taken one hour after meals.Recommended instructions to "chloramphenicol" single dose for patients over 18 years of 0.25-0.5, the daily dose should not exceed 2 g, but the treatment in a hospital environment it is allowed to increase up to 3-4 g HereYou need to monitor the state of the blood, as well as renal and hepatic function.The term therapy averages around 10 days, but in the absence of side effects and good tolerability of the treatment is allowed to extend up to 14 days.
single dose "chloramphenicol" tablets for children from 3 years old, having a body weight more than 20 kg, is determined by the rate of 12.5 mg per 1 kg of body weight.It must be taken every 6 hours.In some cases, children prescribed "Chloramphenicol" in a dose of 25 mg per 1 kg of body weight every 12 hours.In severe infections may be to increase the daily dose to 75-100 mg per 1 kg of body weight of the child.In this case, the treatment is carried out continuous monitoring of the concentration of drug in the blood.The duration of therapy is on average 8-10 days.
Adult patients capsule "Chloramphenicol" prescribe a dose of 500 mg 3 or 4 times a day.A single dose of the drug for children under 3 years of age is 15 mg per 1 kg of body weight, for children from 3 to 8 years - 150-200 mg, and children older than 8 years are allowed to assign 200 to 400 mg of "chloramphenicol".Babies drug given as 3 or 4 times a day.The average duration of treatment in the application of caps - 7-10 days.
Drops "Chloramphenicol" instilled 3 or 4 times a day 1 drop in each eye.As indicated in the instructions, "Chloramphenicol" in the form of drops may be used without a doctor's prescription is not more than 3 days.This form of the drug is contraindicated for the treatment of newborn babies, it is not applicable during pregnancy and the presence of skin diseases (eczema, psoriasis, fungal diseases).In addition, it drops 'Chloramphenicol' contraindicated in blood oppression.
solution "chloramphenicol" for external use applied to the affected area of ​​the skin several times a day.Also, the dosage form of the preparation used for dressings, which, depending on the indications are changed every 1-2 days, and in diseases uneventful - once 3-4 days.The solution can be used for the treatment of pustular skin lesions, burns, abrasions, fractures and trachoma.The concentration of the solution used for the treatment, should determine the treating specialist.Depending on the degree of skin lesions and the severity of infection, it may be 0.25%, 1%, 3% and 5%.