Cetriax 1.0 gm - Vials containing Ceftriaxone Sodium 1 gm with 10 ml sterile water for injection, in a shock proof tray packed in individual carton. Cetriax 250mg - Vials containing Ceftriaxone Sodium 250 mg with 5 ml sterile water for injection, packed in a separate carton.
Adults : The usual dose is 1 to 2 gm given once a day or in 2 eqully divided doses twice a day depending on the type and severity of infection. The total daily dose should not exceed 4 gm. Children : Skin and soft tissue infections, 50 – 75 mg / kg / day given once a day or in 2 equally divided doses in a day. The total dose should not exceed 2 gm. For serious infections other than meningitis, the daily dose is 50 to 75 mg / kg in divided doses every 12 hours. Total daily dose should not be more than 2 gm. For meningitis a daily dose of 100 mg / kg limited to a maximum of 4 gm / day is given in divided doses every 12 hours. No dose modification is needed in patients with renal or hepatic impairment.