Fosfomycin is a Medicine belongs to Antibacterials group whose information about Brand can be referenced from   Book : Martindale    Page : 301   Edition : 38,

  ►   Brandname : Monurol, InfectoFos, Fumeixin, Fosmicin

  ►  Strength : oral powder with 3  gm,

Reference of this Medicine for its Strength can be taken from   Book : Basic & Clinical pharmacology    Page : 808   Edition : 12,
A Route of administration in pharmacology and toxicology is the path by which a drug, fluid, poison, or other substance is taken into the body. Routes of administration are generally classified by the location at which the substance is applied. Common examples include oral and intravenous administration.

  ►  Route of administration : Oral, i.v/i.m,
Reference :-   Book : Martindale    Page : 301   Edition : 38,

Dosing of Medicine differ in Adult & Pediatrics ↓


Adult Dose

S.No Ailment   Route   Dose Min   Dose Max   Unit   Dosage Form   Frequency   Additional Info
1 Acute uncomplicated infections of the urinary tract Oral Oral: packet Fosfomycin trometamol is given as a single dose equivalent to 3 g of fosfomycin.
2 Variety of bacterial infections due to susceptible organisms Oral 0.5 1 gm t.i.d. Above doses of Fosfomycin calcium is the equivalent of fosfomycin. Higher doses have been given parenterally as the sodium salt, with up to 20 g daily having been given intravenously in severe infection.

Ref :-  Book : Martindale    Page : 301   Edition : 38,




Pediatric Dose

S.No Ailment   Age Min   Age Max   Weight ( Kg ) Route   Dose Min   Dose Max   Unit   Dosage Form   Frequency  Additional Info  

Ref :- Book :
►  Side Effect : nausea, vomiting, transient increases in serum concentrations of aminotransferases, headache, visual disturbances, and skin rashes have been reported, Eosinophilia have occured, ,
Ref :-   Book : Martindale    Page : 301   Edition : 38,    Page :    Edition : ,

►  Drug Interaction : Drug interaction of Fosfomycin is with NA

  ►    Mechanism of Drug Drug Interaction :  ,
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►  Contraindication : NA
  ►  Mechanism of Action :   Fosfomycin is a bactericidal antibacterial. After active uptake into the cell it is reported to interfere with the first step in the synthesis of bacterial cell walls.,
Ref :-   Book : Martindale    Page : 301   Edition : 38,

Pathway of Dietry Product


​   ► Act.Comp / Nutrient / Food / Herb as follows :- NA


Dietry Substance Interactions


​   ► This Medicine interact with :- NA



ContraIndication Dietry Substance


​   ► This Medicine contraindicate with :- NA

►   Route of Elimination :   Renal, Biliary,
Ref :-   Book : Martindale    Page : 301   Edition : 38,


►    Plasma Half-life :
  Min value :-   2 hours,    Max value :-   NA
Ref :-   Book : Martindale    Page : 301   Edition : 38,

►    Peak Plasma Concentration :   Min value :-   4 hours,    Max value :-   NA
Ref :-   Book : Martindale    Page : 301   Edition : 38,