Sulfamethoxazole 400 mg and Trimethoprim 80 mg Concentrate (DBL) is a medicine containing the active ingredient(s) trimethoprim + sulfamethoxazole. On this page you will find out more about Sulfamethoxazole 400 mg and Trimethoprim 80 mg Concentrate (DBL), including side effects, age restrictions, food interactions and whether the medicine is subsidised by the government on the pharmaceutical benefits scheme (PBS)
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Active ingredient in this medicine: trimethoprim + sulfamethoxazole
Information for medicine and pack size:
Sulfamethoxazole 400 mg and Trimethoprim 80 mg Concentrate (DBL) concentrated injection, 5 x 5 mL ampoules
Consumer Medicine Information leaflet:
This leaflet may also be found inside the medicine package. It contains information on side effects, age restrictions and other useful data.
What this medicine is for
INDICATIONS AS AT 31 OCTOBER 2003 :Parenteral administration of sulfamethoxazole/trimethoprim is indicated where oral dosage is not desirable or practical, e.g. pre- and post-operative infections associated with surgery, trauma or gynaecology; septicaemia and other infections due to sensitive organisms such as typhoid and paratyphoid.
Table of characteristics
|Visual appearance||Colourless to slightly yellow solution|
|Dosage Form||Injection, concentrated|
|Route of administration||Intravenous|
5x5mL: Prescription Only Medicine, or Prescription Animal Remedy
There is one type of pack available.
Pack type 1
|Storage temperature||Store below 30 degrees Celsius|
|Storage conditions||Protect from Light|
|Life time||2 Years|
We were unable to verify that this medicine is available on the PBS (Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme). Please consult your pharmacist if you need further information
The PBS provides a list of government subsidised medicines available to be dispensed to patients. Further information can be found on the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme website.
Is this medication banned in sport?
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