Piperacillin- Tazobactam Peds Dosing

NOTE

All doses are based on piperacillin component

General

240-300 mg/kg/24h IV divided q6-8h
Maximum: 4000 mg/dose
Usual dosing regimens for children weighing greater than 40 kg:
3 grams IV q6h
OR
4 grams IV q8h

Pseudomonas Infections/ Cystic Fibrosis

75-100 mg/kg/dose IV q6h
Maximum: 4000 mg/dose

Febrile Neutropenia (Oncology Patients)