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

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What is this Medicine?

STREPTOMYCIN (strep toe MYE sin) is an aminoglycoside antibiotic. It is used to treat certain kinds of bacterial infections. It will not work for colds, flu, or other viral infections.

In-Depth Information

Streptomycin Sulfate 1g Powder for Injection

NDC: 398220706
  • Prescription Required
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved




FDA approved for the following conditions:
Bacteremia, Pneumonia, Chancroid, Meningitis, Endocarditis, Brucellosis, Urinary Tract Infection (UTI), Granuloma Inguinale, Lower Respiratory Tract Infections, Plague

Sometimes used for but not FDA approved for the following conditions:
Tuberculosis Infection, Tularemia Prophylaxis, Tularemia, Actinomycotic Mycetoma, Mycobacterium Avium Complex Infection

Storage Information
Protect from light
Store unreconstituted product at 68 to 77 degrees F
Streptomycin Sulfate 1g Powder for Injection

Reported Side Effects for Streptomycin Sulfate 1g Powder for Injection

Anaphylactoid Reactions Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: RAPID
Weakness Incidence:
1.0-10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
*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 D - Adequate well-controlled or observational studies in pregnant women have demonstrated a risk to the fetus. However, the benefits of therapy may outweigh the potential risk. For example, the drug may be acceptable if needed in a life-threatening situation or serious disease for which safer drugs cannot be used or are ineffective.

SECOND Trimester

Class D - Adequate well-controlled or observational studies in pregnant women have demonstrated a risk to the fetus. However, the benefits of therapy may outweigh the potential risk. For example, the drug may be acceptable if needed in a life-threatening situation or serious disease for which safer drugs cannot be used or are ineffective.

THIRD Trimester

Class D - Adequate well-controlled or observational studies in pregnant women have demonstrated a risk to the fetus. However, the benefits of therapy may outweigh the potential risk. For example, the drug may be acceptable if needed in a life-threatening situation or serious disease for which safer drugs cannot be used or are ineffective.

Lactation

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


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