Sulfamethoxazole 800mg + Trimethoprim 160mg tablets, blister pack of 10x10.
Indicative Price 2.36 USD
Sulfamethoxazole 800mg and Trimethoprim 160mg tablets (Co-trimoxazole), 10 blister cards each containing 10 tablets.
Each tablet contains Sulfamethoxazole 800mg and Trimethoprim 160mg.
Sulfamethoxazole is a competitive inhibitor of dihydropteroate synthetase enzyme.
Trimethoprim reversibly inhibits bacterial dihydrofolate reductase.
Sulfamethoxazole is used in combination with trimethoprim because of their synergistic activity.
Treatment of bacterial infections susceptible to sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim alone, or in combination with other antibiotics. Furthermore, prophylaxis for HIV and HIV related infections.
Dosage, Instructions for use including guidelines on post-exposure prophylaxis for HIV and HIV related infections.
Refer to the guidelines below:
WHO Model Formulary 2008
WHO Model Formulary for Children 2010
WHO Packet book for hospital care for Children 2013
On Post-Exposure prophylaxis for HIV and the use of CO-TRIMOXAZOLE prophylaxis for HIV-related infections among adults, adolescents and children:
Storage and transportation
This product must be transported between +15° C to +25° C
Component of a KIT:
S1537110 Sulf.400mg+Trimet.80mg tabs/PAC-100
S1537100 Sulf.400mg+Trimet.80mg tabs/PAC-500
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