Generic Name: Amoxicillin & Clavulanic Acid
Dosage Form: Vial
Packaging: 1 vial with 1 WFI ampoule
*Packaging design and product name may be different in your country.
Each 1200 mg vial contains :
Clavacillin is indicated in the treatment of the following infections:
The usual dose: 1.2 gr. Clavacillin IV every 8 hours. In severe infections 1.2 gr. Clavacillin IV every 6 hours.
The usual dose : 30 mg / kg every 8 hours. In severe infections: 30 mg / kg every 6 hours.
The usual dose in premature and newborn babies: 30 mg / kg every 12 hours, could be increased to 30 mg / kg every 8 hours afterward.
Adults with creatinine clearance > 30ml / min :
Adults with creatinine clearance 10 ــــ 30 ml / min:
1.2 gr. Clavacillin IV followed by 600 mg every 12 hours.
Adults with creatinine clearance < 10 ml / min:
1.2gr Clavacillin IV followed by 600 mg every 24 hours.
N.B.: Renal dialysis decreases plasma concentration; therefore, it would be advised to add 600 mg Clavacillin IV at the beginning of the dialysis and another 600 mg Clavacillin IV at the end.
*The information provided above is general in nature and for informational purposes only. It is NOT a substitute for the advice of your doctor. You must always consult your healthcare professional before starting any medication/supplementation program.