Devyn DS (Cefixime) USP 200mg/5mg is a dry suspension used for pediatric use only.
Each package syrup bottle of 30ml syrup (when reconstituted), a water bottle, and leaflet (instructions). It is also available in form of capsules of 400mg.
Each 5ml suspension contains:
Cefixime (as trihydrate) USP 200mg when reconstituted.
Direction for reconstitution:
To prepare 30 ml oral suspension. Use the provided water. Shake bottle to loosen particles.
Add half of the water to the bottle and shake vigorously. Add remaining water to the bottle and shake well. Reconstituted suspension should be used within 7 days.
Dosage & Administration:
Use according to medical advice. See package insert for full prescribing information.
The usual treatment dose is 5-14 days. The recommended dosage for children is 8mg/kg/day administered as single dose in two divided doses for children over 6 months and below 4 years.
Children 1-4 years: 5ml daily. Children 5 years: 10ml daily. Children 10-12 years: 15ml daily.
Cefixime is indicated in the treatment of urinary tract infections, respiratory tract infections, skin and soft tissue infections, biliary tract infections caused by sensitive organisms.
Patients with known hypersensitivity to cephalosporin antibiotics.
Pruritus headache, abdominal pain, nausea, vomiting, superinfection, Increased BUN, hemorrhage & neutropenia.
Store in a cool & dry place. Store below 30°C. Keep all medicine out of reach of children. For further details, please see the enclosed leaflet. Shake well before use.
Manufacturer & where to Buy:
Devyn is manufactured by: Alen Pharmaceuticals Pvt Ltd. This is a link to the manufactured below: http://www.alenpharmaceuticalpvtltd.enic.pk
It is not available online, you can buy it from any pharmacy nearby you.