Lomoprim is Combination of trimethoprine and Sulphamethoxazole. It is used in the treatment of infectious caused by a wide range of both gram positive and gram negative organisms including Escherichie coli. It is used chiefly in tonsillitis, urinary treat infection. In acute respiratory infection, acute dysentery caused by bacteria, in abscess and skin infection, in chancroid, typhoid etc.
Dose and Administration
Upto 1 year-1/4 tab crushed and mixed with sugar or honey or water twice a day or 1/2 tsf for 7 days.
1-5 years-1/2 tab twice daily or tsf for 7 days.
6-12 years-1 tab twice daily for 7 days.
13 years & above-2 tabs twice daily for 7 days.
Medicine may be used according to body weight at the average of 60 mg /kg body weight.
G.I.disturbances,stomatitis,skin rashes,nausea and vomiting,glossitis, Renal damage, hematological disorder to the drugs etc.
Use this drug with cautions in patient with liver damage,renal damage,urinary obstruction,blood dyscarasias, hypersensitivity to the drug. Donot use this drug if there is history of skin rashes.
* Dr. Ram Bahadur Bohara is the Chairman of the of Nepal Alternative Medical Development and Advisor of Science Infotech.
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