FDA Approved: * October 1, 1968
Pharm Company: * ALTANA
Category: Antibiotics

* This drug may consist of multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or distributors. If applicable, they would be listed below under "NDC Database Records".

Chloramphenicol Overview

Chloramphenicol is an antibiotic useful for the treatment of a number of bacterial infections.[3] This includes use as an eye ointment to treat conjunctivitis.[4] By mouth or by injection into a vein, it is used to treat meningitis, plague, cholera, and typhoid fever.[3] Its use by mouth or by injection is only recommended when safer antibiotics cannot be used.[3] Monitoring both blood levels of the medication and blood cell leve...

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Chloramphenicol Antibiotic

Does this medicine have side effects (e.g. extreme tiredness and shaky feeling)? ## Hello, Ro! How are you? All medications carry the risk of causing side effects. The FDA classifies this medication as an antibiotic and you may also experience nausea and diarrhea. If it continues once you finish it, or gets worse, then you should consult your doctor. Is there anything else I can help with?

Drug study of Duavent

I would like to know if there are any studies done on this drug. ## Unfortunately I was unble to find any drug study on Dura-Vent DA, I did however find the active ingredients which are Chlorpheniramine + Methscopolamine + Phenylephrine. These three drugs combined are used to treat chest congestion, sneezing, runny nose, and itchy, watery eyes due to common colds, or allergies. Do you have any more questions or information to add? Please post back if you do. ## DRUG STUDY OF DUAVENT


Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

  • Capsule: 100mg, 250mg, 50mg
  • Cream: 1%
  • For Solution: 25mg/vial
  • Injection: 1g, 1gm/vial, 250mg/ml
  • Ointment: 1%
  • Solution: 0.5%
  • Solution/drops: 0.5%, 0.50%
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Chloramphenicol: (4 results)

Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 12487-2210 Viceton 1000 mg Oral Tablet by Osborn
  • 12487-2212 Viceton 1000 mg Oral Tablet by Osborn
  • 12487-2213 Viceton 1000 mg Oral Tablet by Osborn
  • 61133-2212 Chloramphenicol 250 mg Oral Tablet [Viceton] by Bimeda, Inc. Division of Cross Vetpharm Group

Other drugs which contain Chloramphenicol or a similar ingredient: (1 result)

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Chloramphenicol Antibiotic
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