Toxoplasmosis and other susceptible infections
- Mild to moderate infections: Take 6 million to 9 million units in 2 divided doses.
- Severe infections: Take 12 million to 15 million units in 2 divided doses.
- Gonorrhea: Take 12 million to 13.5 million units as a single dose.
Acute toxoplasmosis in pregnancy (<18 weeks of gestation)
Take 3 million units every 8 hours to prevent transmission to fetus.
What is the dose for a child?
Prophylaxis against congenital toxoplasmosis
Give 150,000 units per kg of body weight in 2 to 3 divided doses.
How is Rovamycine available?
Rovamycine is available in the following dosage forms and strengths:
What should I do in case of an emergency or overdose?
In case of an emergency or an overdose, call your local emergency services or go to the nearest emergency room.
What should I do if I miss a dose?
If you miss a dose, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and take your regular dose as scheduled. Do not take a double dose. Avoid missing doses to prevent antibiotic resistance and treatment failure.