Meropenem IV

Permitted Indications

May be used for the following indication:

Febrile neutropenia, in accordance with haematology or oncology sepsis protocol or NHS Grampian empirical antimicrobial guidelines.

Only on the advice of a Medical Microbiologist, Infection Specialist, or Cystic Fibrosis Specialist for:

  1. Exacerbation of cystic fibrosis.
  2. Infections due to multi-drug resistant organisms (in line with microbiology sensitivity reports).

Not licensed for use in children under 3 months of age.

Wards Stocked