Spectimed is indicated for the treatment of acute urethritis and gonorrhea due to gonorrhea in men, cervicitis and rectal inflammation in women due to susceptible strains of Neisseria gonorrhoeae.
DOSAGE AND ADMINISTRATION:
For intramuscular use only
– Treatment of urethritis, cervicitis, uncomplicated rectal inflammation caused by gonorrhea in men and women: 2g (1 vial), intramuscular injection 1 time.
– Severe case: 4g (2 vials), divided into halves, injected into the buttocks.
– Inject deep into the outer outer quadrant of the gluteal muscle.
Preparation of injection fluid:
Using a prefilled syringe and needle, remove the solvent from the ampoule and syringe. Put the solvent into the powder injection tube, shake thoroughly to dissolve the powder. Draw the dissolved solution back into the syringe and inject it afterwards.
Use the drug immediately after reconstitution
Dosage may be adjusted according to age and symptoms.
Hypersensitivity to spectinomycin
WARNING AND PRECAUTIONS:
Do not use Spectinomycin to treat syphilis. Like other antibiotics, high doses for a short time may mask or delay the onset of syphilis. Therefore, patients who are currently on gonorrhea treatment need to have a hematological test for syphilis at the time of diagnosis and 3 months later.
Spectinomycin increases the efficiency and toxicity of lithium due to reduced lithium clearance, which is clinically significant.
PREGNANCY AND LACTATION:
Spectinomycin class B drugs for pregnant women. This means that the drug is not considered harmful to the fetus. However, do not use Spectinomycin without consulting your doctor in case of pregnancy or planning to become pregnant.
There have been no reports of overdose in humans
Less common side effects, including: Pain at the injection site, nausea, drowsiness, insomnia, chills, fever, hives, anemia.
Store in temperature not exceeding 30C, protected from light.
24 months from date of manufacture
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