Distribution: It is very widely distributed in the body.
Excretion: It is excreted through urine.
2. Pain at the site of injection
2. Hepatic dysfunction
3. Hearing problems
NEONATES: Use with caution
2. Pseudomembranous enterocolitis
3. Methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus infection
4. Staphylococcal enterocolitis
Aminoglycosides: Risk of nephrotoxicity may be increased.
Anaesthetics: Erythema and histamine like flushing in children.
Nondepolorizing Muscle Relaxants: The neuromuscular blockade may be enhanced.
Enterocolitis (oral) 0.5 - 2 g / day in four divided dose for 10 days
Children :( IV dose) 40 mg /kg body weight / day in four divided dose
Neonates: Initial dose: 15mg / kg followed by 20 mg / kg body weight /day in two divided dose for 1 week and then in three divided dose up to 1 month.
Home Delivery for Vancomycin in Your City
Medicine India is just a publishing medium for medicine related information and does not provide services or sales of medicines including vancomycin.
However, we do publish a comprehensive directory of Pharmacies, Chemists and Druggists in cities all over India. You can use this directory to find the medicine stores in your city (or area) that provide home delivery services for vancomycin and other medicines and health products. Home delivery services for vancomycin may be free or they may cost you depending on the pharmacy and the minimum order requirements. It would be best to get this clarified while placing the order.
Please be aware that you should take vancomycin only if a doctor has recommended or prescribed it. Some or all pharmacies who provide a home delivery service for medicines might insist on a prescription for vancomycin before they complete the sale. You can get this information while placing the order for vancomycin with the pharmacy.
Vancomycin is a generic medicine name and there are several brands available for it. Some of the brands for vancomycin might be better known than vancomycin itself. If the pharmacy that's willing to deliver medicines to your home doesn't have vancomycin in stock, you can ask for one of the branded alternatives for vancomycin.