CefopenTM is indicatedfor the treatment of the following infections when caused by susceptible organisms: Respiratory Tract Infections, Peritonitis & Other Intra-abdominal Infections, Bacterial Septicemia, Skin and Skin Structures Infections, Pelvic In¬flammatory Disease, Endometritis& Other Infections of the Female Genital Tract, Urinary Tract Infections, EnterococcalInfections etc.
Dosage & Administration:
Sterile Cefoperazone Sodium can be administered by IM or IV injection (following dilution). Adult: 2 to 4 grams per day administered in equally divided doses every 12 hours. In severe infections or infections caused by less sensitive organisms, the total daily dose and/or frequency may be increased. Patients have been successfully treated with a total daily dosage of 6-12 grams divided into 2, 3, or 4 administrations ranging from 1.5 to 4 grams per dose. When treating infections caused by Streptococcus pyogenes, therapy should be continued for at least 10 days.