Drometa IV Infusion

৳ 5,000.00

Intravenous (Adult)-

Hypercalcaemia of malignancy: 4 mg as a single infusion over at least 15 min. Re-treatment: 4 mg after at least 7 days if necessary. Co-admin oral Ca 500 mg and vit D 400 IU daily.

Bone metastases associated with solid tumours, Osteolytic lesions associated with multiple myeloma: 4 mg by infusion over at least 15 min 3-4 wkly. Co-admin oral Ca 500 mg and vit D 400 IU daily.

Corticosteroid-induced osteoporosis, Increase bone mass in men with osteoporosis, Osteoporosis in postmenopausal women: 5 mg as a single infusion over at least 15 min, once yrly, with adequate Ca and vit D intake. Patients with low-trauma hip fracture: Start 2 or more wk after hip fracture repair with a loading dose of vit D 50,000-125,000 IU given orally or by IM route prior to 1st infusion.

Paget’s disease of bone: 5 mg as a single infusion over 15 min. Patients should receive elemental Ca 1,500 mg and vit D 800 IU daily particularly within 2 wk after admin. Patients who have relapsed: May be given an additional infusion of 5 mg after an interval of at least 1 yr from the initial dose.

Prophylaxis of postmenopausal osteoporosis: 5 mg as a single infusion once every 2 yr.

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