Nalidixic Acid Pharmacology
Distribution: It is distributed widely in the body.
Metabolism: It undergoes partial metabolism in the liver.
Excretion: Drug is excreted mainly through urine.
4. Abdominal discomfort
12. Visual disturbances
2. Renal impairment
3. G6PD deficiency
4. Avoid exposure to sun light
5. Prolonged therapy
6. Caution while driving the vehicle, operating machine or involved in any hazardous activities.
NEONATES : Contraindicated
7. Post partum pyelitis
8. Intestinal infections
Probenecid: Reduces excretion of nalidixic acid.
Melphalan: Serious Gastro Intestinal toxicity.
Lab tests: False positive urinary glucose results with Benedicts or Fehling?s solution or Clinic test reagent tablets. Falsely elevated urinary 17-keto and ketogenic steroids.
Children : 55 mg / kg body weight / day in 4 divided doses
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