DAKTARIN I.V. solution should be diluted in physiological saline solution, or alternatively in dextrose 5% and administered by intravenous infusion over a period of 30 to 60 minutes.
The doses may vary form 200 mg to 600 mg per single infusion but should not exceed 600 mg. The total daily dosage recommended is 600 to 1800 mg although this may be increased to 3600 mg daily in more severe cases. The recommended amount of fluid per infusion preferably physiological saline, administered by I.V. catheter is 200 mL including the DAKTARIN I.V. solution.
A daily dose of 15 to 20 mg/kg body mass is recommended with maximum of 15 mg/kg body mass per infusion.
Intrathecally (undiluted) 2 mL daily.
|Treatment should continue until cultures show a negative result.|