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             AMIDIAZ®                                                                 Morphine                                                                                           1% amps. x 25
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Morphine
Composition:
 Injection 1%: Each ampoule contains: Morphine Hydrochloride 10 mg.
Therapeutic Action:
 Potent opiate analgesic.
Dosage and Administration
Injection: 10 mg as a subcutaneous injection every 4 hours. On special occasions it may be administered as an IV or intrathecal injection.
Presentation:
 Injection 1%: packages containing twenty-five 1 ml ampoules.
             DALAM®                                                                   Midazolam                                                                                         15 mg amps. x 3 ml x 100
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Midazolam
Composition:
 Each ampoule contains: Midazolam (as hydrochloride) 15 mg.
Therapeutic Action:
 Fast, strong and brief sedative and hypnosis inducer. Anxiolytic. Anticonvulsivant. Lissive. Amnestic antegrade.
Dosage and Administration
Dosing must be patient-specific. IV administration should only be used by a specialist with experience in anesthetic drugs with the possibility of enabling a permeable airway and assisted ventilation. IV injection must be slow. IM injection must be deep. Usual Dose in Adults: Pre-operation sedation and amnesia: IM injection from 70 to 80 mcg (0.07 to 0.08 mg) (base) per kg of body weight, approximately 30-60 minutes before surgery.
Presentation:
 Packages containing one hundred 3 ml ampoules
             FENTAX®                                                                  Fentanyl Citrate                                                                                 amps. x 5 ml x 25
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Fentanyl Without Preservatives
Composition:
 Each ampoule contains: Fentanyl Citrate 0.3925 mg (0.25 mg base).
Therapeutic Action:
 Potent narcotic analgesic, with a fast onset of action and a strong effect.
Dosage and Administration
The analgesic effect is achieved with a dose ranging from 0.005 to 0.01 mg of fentanyl base per kg of body weight. It may be administered as an IM injection, or as an IV injection when a faster onset of the effect is desired. Since it is free of preservatives, it may be used epidurally.
Presentation:
 Packages for hospital use containing twenty-five 5-ml ampoules.
             HEPARINA SODICA                                                  Sodium Heparine                                                                              5000 Ul vial x 5 ml x 100
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Heparin Sodium
Composition:
 Each ml solution for injection contains 5000 IU Heparin Sodium
Therapeutic Action:
 Anticoagulant
Dosage and Administration
In general, the contents of a vial is diluted in 1000 ml of isotonic solution of sodium chloride or dextrose 5% and applied by infusion at the chosen dose, as expected requirements, slowly, at a rate of 20 drops per minute, being careful to not exceed 2000 ml per day and always with direct control of the physician, following the evolution of the clotting time, which must be maintained between 15 and 20 minutes.
Presentation:
 Packages containing one hundred 5 ml vials.
             ICOPLAX®                                                                 Vancomycin                                                                                      500 mg vial x 50
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Vancomycin
Composition:
 Each vial contains: Vancomycin hydrochloride 500 mg.
Therapeutic Action:
 Antibiotic. It must be used only to treat severe infections. It is especially useful in the treatment of infections caused by methylsilane resistant staphylococcus, including staphylococcal pneumonia, empyema, endocarditis, osteomyelitis and abscesses in soft tissues.
Dosage and Administration:
Adults:
 

The usual daily dose is 2 g divided into 500 mg doses every 6 hours, or 1 g every 12 hours. Each dose must be administered over at least a 60-minute period.

 
Children:
 

The total daily dose based on 40 mg/kg may be administered in fractionated doses and added to the child's requirement of fluids over 24 hours. Each dose must be administered over at least a 60-minute period.

 
Infants and Neonates:
 

The daily IV dose may be lower. A 15 mg/kg starting dose followed by a 10 mg/kg dose every 12 hours is recommended for the first week of life, and every 8 hours onwards until the month of life. It may be administered orally if the Clostridium difficile germ, which is an emerging bacteria in intestinal disbacteriosis associated with prolonged treatment with antibiotics, is present.

Presentation:
 Packages containing 50 vials for hospital use.
             IMISTATIN®                                                               Imipenem - Cilastatin                                                                       500 mg vial IV x 1
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Imipenem + cilastatin
Composition:
 Each vial contains: Imipenem + cilastatin 500 mg.
Therapeutic Action:
 Antibiotic
Dosage and Administration
To be administered as a slow 500 mg IV infusion over 30 minutes, or as a 1 g IV infusion over 60 minutes. Repeat every 6-8 hours usually up to a maximum of 2 g. In severe infections or in infections caused by least susceptible germs (e.g. Pseudomonas aeruginosa) the dose may be increased to a maximum of 50 mg/kg/day. Prophylaxis in colorectal surgery, 1 g at induction of anesthesia, 1 g at hour 3, and 500 mg at hour 8 and 16. Pediatric Use: Children of more than 40 kg: same dose as adults. Infants and children: 40-60 mg/kg/day divided every 6 hours.
Presentation:
 Packages containing 1 vial.
             MERPEM®                                                                 Meropenem                                                                                      500 mg vial x 50
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Meropenem
Composition:
 Each vial contains: Meropenem 500 mg.
Therapeutic Action:
 Antibiotic
Dosage and Administration
IV administration. Adults 500-1000 mg every 8 h, maximum dosage 6 g/day. Febrile neutrophenia 1 g every 8 h. Meningitis 2 g every 8 hs. Paediatrics: 60 mg/kg/day splitted up every 8 h. Meningitis: to duplicate the dosage.
Presentation:
 Packages containing 1 vial.
             PRIXIN®                                                                     Ampicilin - Sulbactam                                                                    1.5 g lyoph vial x 50    
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Sodium Ampicillin - Sulbactam
Composition:
 Each vial contains: Sodium Sulbactam 0.5 g. Sodium Ampicillin 1.0 g.
Therapeutic Action:
 Antibiotic
Dosage and Administration
This product may be administered as IV or IM injections. IV Administration: The dose may be administered as a bolus injection for a minimum of 3 minutes. IM Administration: The usual dose range is 3 to 12 g. per day in doses every 6 or 8 hours up to a maximum of 4 g daily doses based on the severity of the infection.
Presentation:
 Package containing 50 vials.
             REGIOCAÍNA®                                                          Lidocaíne                                                                                         2% jelly tubs x 25 ml x 20
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Lidocaine
Composition:
 Each 100 ml contains: Lidocaine Hydrochloride 2 g.
Therapeutic Action:
 Topical anesthetic for the adequate lubrication of biomedical devices, which have a presumptive painful application. It is also used for urologic procedures.
Dosage and Administration
The recommended dose for urologic use is 20 to 40 ml of jelly in 2 successive applications separated by the use of a penile clamp in men. In women 15 to 20 ml may be instilled in small portions. In endoscopy, the application of an adequate layer of lubricant on the biomedic device to be used is recommended.
Presentation:
 Packages containing twenty-five 25 ml tubes (Hospital packages).
             REMIFLO®                                                                 Remifentanil                                                                                    5 mg lyoph vial x 5
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Remifentanil
Composition:
 Each vial contains Remifentanil (as hydrochloride) 5 mg.
Therapeutic Action:
 Anesthetic and opioid analgesic.
Indications:
 As an analgesic agent for use during induction and / or maintenance of general anesthesia under strict supervision. - For the provision of anesthesia and sedation in patients aged greater than or equal to 18 years undergoing assisted mechanical ventilation in intensive care units.
Dosage and Administration
Remifentanil should be administered when a full monitoring equipment and support of cardiovascular respiratory function are available. This drug should be administered by specialized professionals trained in this type of anesthetic drugs and who have knowledge of the adverse effects of potent opioids, including measures of cardiac and pulmonary resuscitation. Remifentanil should not be used as a general anesthetic alone. Remifentanil is unique for intravenous use and should therefore be administered epidurally or intrathecally.
Presentation:
 Package containing 5 lyophilized vials.
             TAMBUX®                                                                  Rifabutin                                                                                          150 mg caps. x 30
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Rifabutin
Composition:
 Each TAMBUX capsule Rifabutin 150 mg.
Therapeutic Action:
 Rifamycin antibiotic structural analog to Rifampin. Indications: Rifabutin is indicated for the prevention and treatment of patients with mild to moderate infections caused by Mycobacterium avium complex in patients with advanced HIV infection. It is also indicated in combination with other TB drugs for the treatment of pulmonary tuberculosis in patients who develop resistance to rifampicin and isoniazid.
Dosage and Administration:
Unless your doctor may recommend another dose, these doses are generally used to treat the following conditions. Usual doses in preventing infections with Mycobacterium aviae sp: Adults over 12 years: 300 mg per day for as long as the practitioner deems necessary. Usual dose in the treatment of infections caused by Mycobacterium aviae sp: Adults over 12 years: 300 mg to 600 mg per day for as long as the practitioner deems necessary. Usual dose in the treatment of Mycobacterium tuberculosis infections: Adults over 12 years: 300 mg to 600 mg per day in combination with other TB drugs during the time that the professional deems necessary.
 
Presentation:
 Packages containing 30 capsules.
             TEICOX®                                                                    Teicoplanin                                                                                      400 mg vial x 1
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Teicoplanin
Composition:
 Each vial contains: Teicoplanin 400 mg.
Therapeutic Action:
 Glycopeptide antibiotic similar to vancomycin but with a longer lasting action. Teicoplanin is used in the treatment of severe infections caused by Gram positive bacteria, especially those caused by Staphylococcus.
Dosing and Administration:
Adults
 

Mild-moderate Infections: A single IV dose of 400 mg, followed by a 200 mg dose per day administered IV or IM. Severe Infections: 400 mg IV every 12 hours for 1-4 days. In the following days, the dose must be 400 mg. per day.

Presentation:
 Package containing 1 vial and 1 ampoule with solvent.
             TIMEZOL®                                                                  Omeprazol                                                                                       40 mg vial x 50
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Omeprazole
Composition:
 Each capsule of Timezol 10 contains Omeprazole 10 mg. Each capsule of Timezol 20 contains Omeprazole 20 mg.
Therapeutic Action:
 Antiulcer. Inhibitor of gastric acid secretion. Inhibitor of proton pump. ATC Code: A02BC01
Indications:
 Duodenal Ulcer (adults). Gastric Ulcer (adults). Treatment of Gastroesophageal Reflux (pediatric and adult) . Treatment and maintenance of healing of Erosive Esophagitis (adult and pediatric)
Dosage and Administration
Orally, 1 hour before breakfast. Duodenal Ulcer 20 mg/day. Gastric Ulcer and Reflux Esophagitis 20 mg/day, in severe cases can be increased to 40 mg / day.
Presentation:
 Packages containing 28 capsules.
             TIZOXIM®                                                                   Tigecyclin                                                                                        50 mg amps. x 10
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Tigecyclin
Composition:
 Each vial contains lyophilized powder for solution for injection:Tigecycline 50 mg.
Therapeutic Action:
 Anti-infective for systemic use. Antibiotics:Tetracyclines. ATC Code: J01AA12.
Dosage:
I/V administration, unmixed with other medicines, 30-60 minutes infusion. Adults: 100 mg initial dose followed by 50 mg every 12 hours for 5-14 days. Hepatic impairment: Dose reduction to 25 mg every 12 hoursfollowing the initial dose of 100 mg.
Presentation:
 Packages containing 10 ampoules
             TRACURIX®                                                               Atracurium Besylate                                                                      50 mg amps. x 5 ml x 25
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Atracurium Besylate
Composition:
 Each ampoule contains: Atracurium Besylate 50.6 mg.
Therapeutic Action:
 Neuromuscular competitive blocking agent or non depolarizing blocking agent with a medium duration.
Dosing and Administration:
Adults:
 

It is administered as an IV injection. The recommended dose is 0.3 to 0.6 mg/kg. This dose provides a 15 to 35 minute relaxation. The complete blockage may continue with complementary doses of 0.1 to 0.2 mg/kg based on the requirement.

 
Children:
 

The dose for children older than 1 month of age is similar to that of the adults on the basis of mg/kg.

Presentation:
 Packages containing twenty-five 5.0 ml ampoules.
             VECURAL®                                                                Vecuronium Bromide                                                                     4 mg / 10 mg lyoph vial x 25
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Vecuronium Bromide
Composition:
 4 mg Injection: Each vial with freeze dried powder contains: Vecuronium Bromide 4 mg. 10 mg Injection: Each vial with freeze dried powder contains: Vecuronium Bromide 10 mg.
Therapeutic Action:
 Non-depolarizing muscle relaxant.
Dosing and Administration
It is administered IV. The intubation dose is 0.08 to 0.10 mg/kg of body weight. Intubation conditions are 90 to 120 seconds. Maintenance dose: 0.02 to 0.03 mg/kg of body weight. In obese patients, reduce the dose based on the lean body weight.
Presentation:
 Packages containing twenty-five vials with 4 mg. and 10 mg. freeze dried powder.

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