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Consistent dosing across indications1
|Dose of ZAVICEFTA (ceftazidime-avibactam)||
|Duration of treatment|
|cIAI†‡||2 g/0.5 g||Every 8 hours||2 hours||5–14 days|
|cUTI, including pyelonephritis‡||2 g/0.5 g||Every 8 hours||2 hours||5–10 days§|
|HAP, including VAP‡||2 g/0.5 g||Every 8 hours||2 hours||7–14 days|
|Bacteraemia associated with, or suspected to be associated with, cIAI, cUTI or HAP/VAP||2 g/0.5 g||Every 8 hours||2 hours||In accordance with the site of infection|
|Infections due to aerobic Gram-negative organisms in patients with limited treatment options†‡||2 g/0.5 g||Every 8 hours||2 hours||Guided by severity of infection, the pathogen(s) and patient’s clinical and bacteriological progress|||
Zavicefta® (avibactam sodium, ceftazidime pentahydrate)
Zavicefta® (avibactam sodium, ceftazidime pentahydrate) 2g/0.5g powder for concentrate for
solution for infusion)
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