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Capastat Brand names, Capastat Analogs

Capastat Brand Names Mixture

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Capastat Chemical_Formula


Capastat RX_link

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Capastat fda sheet

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Capastat msds (material safety sheet)

Capastat MSDS

Capastat Synthesis Reference

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Capastat Molecular Weight

766.786 g/mol

Capastat Melting Point

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Capastat H2O Solubility

Soluble in water as disulfate salt.

Capastat State


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Capastat Dosage Forms

Capsule; Cream; Liquid; Ointment; Powder for solution; Solution; Suspension; Tablet; Tablet (enteric-coated); Tablet (extended-release)

Capastat Indication

Used in the treatment of tuberculosis in combination with other drugs.

Capastat Pharmacology

Capreomycin is a member of the aminoglycoside family of antibiotics. These antibiotics have the ability to kill a wide variety of bacteria, including bacteria responsible for causing tuberculosis (TB).

Capastat Absorption

Not absorbed in significant quantities from the gastrointestinal tract and must be administered parenterally.

Capastat side effects and Toxicity

Hypokalemia, hypocalcemia, hypomagnesemia, and an electrolyte disturbance resembling Bartter's syndrome have been reported to occur in patients with capreomycin toxicity. The subcutaneous median lethal dose (LD50) in mice was 514 mg/kg.

Capastat Patient Information

Capastat Organisms Affected

Enteric bacteria and other eubacteria