—Therapeutic Category:  Sulpha Antibiotic

—Content: Slphamethoxazole + Trimethoprim Injection —

Strength: Slphamethoxazole 80mg + Trimethoprim 400mg

Presentation: Available as 5 ml glass ampoule

 

Indication:

—Pneumocystis Carinii Pneumonia
Sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim injection is indicated in the treatment of Pneumocystis carinii pneumonia in children and adults.

Shigellosis
Sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim injection is indicated in the treatment of enteritis caused by susceptible strains of Shigella flexneri and Shigella sonnei in children and adults.

Urinary Tract Infections
Sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim injection is indicated in the treatment of severe or complicated urinary tract infections due to susceptible strains of Escherichia coli, Klebsiella species, Enterobacter species, Morganella morganii and Proteus species when oral administration of sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim is not feasible and when the organism is not susceptible to single-agent antibacterials effective in the urinary tract.