Capastat Lyophilisate For Solution For Injection 1G Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Capastat: Lyophilisate for solution for injection (1g)

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What is this Medicine?

CAPREOMYCIN (KAP ree oh MYE sin) is an antibiotic. It is used to treat tuberculosis (TB). It will not work for colds, flu, or other viral infections.

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Capastat 1g Powder for Injection

NDC: 174780080
  • Prescription Required
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved




FDA approved for the following conditions:
Tuberculosis Infection

Storage Information
Store unreconstituted product at 59 to 86 degrees F
Store reconstituted product upright in the refrigerator for use within 24 hours
Capastat 1g Powder for Injection

Reported Side Effects for Capastat 1g Powder for Injection

Rash With Pustules Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Low White Blood Cell Counts Incidence:
<5.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
High White Blood Cells Incidence:
<5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Yellow Skin Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Bleeding Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Hives Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: RAPID
Low Platelet Count Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Low Calcium Levels Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Fever Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Protein In The Urine Incidence:
1.0-10.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Ringing In Ears Incidence:
1.0-10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Decreased Urination Incidence:
1.0-10.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: EARLY
Balance Problems Incidence:
1.0-10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Low Magnesium Levels Incidence:
1.0-10.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
High Bilirubin Level Incidence:
1.0-10.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Kidney Failure Incidence:
1.0-10.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Kidney Damage Incidence:
1.0-10.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Eosinophilia Incidence:
>5.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Low Potassium Levels Incidence:
>10.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Elevated Hepatic Enzymes Incidence:
>10.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Injection Site Reaction Incidence:
>10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: RAPID
Deafness Incidence:
11.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Low Kidney Function Incidence:
36.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
*This is an approximate aggregated range of reported side effects from clinical studies performed on this drug. Your experience with this drug may be different.
Pregnancy & Lactation Information
FIRST Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

SECOND Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

THIRD Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

Lactation

Compatible - This drug is generally safe to take by nursing mothers.


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