Generic name: TRIMETHOPRIM HYDROCHLORIDE 50mg in 5mL
Dosage form: oral solution
Medically reviewed by Drugs.com. Last updated on Sep 27, 2019.
Acute Otitis Media in Pediatric Patients
The recommended dose for pediatric patients with acute otitis media is 10 mg/kg trimethoprim per 24 hours, given in divided doses every 12 hours for 10 days. The following table is a guideline for the attainment of this dosage:
|Weight||Dose (every 12 hours)|
Uncomplicated Urinary Tract Infections
The usual oral adult dosage is 100 mg (10 mL) every 12 hours or 200 mg (20 mL) every 24 hours, each for 10 days.
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- Drug class: urinary anti-infectives