Piperacillin/tazobactam IV

Permitted Indications

May be used for the following indications:

  1. Febrile neutropenia, in accordance with haematology or oncology sepsis protocol and empirical guidelines.
  1. Severe diabetic foot infection in non-antibiotic naive patients as per the Scottish Diabetes Foot Action Group guideline (endorsed by SAPG).

For all other indications contact the duty Medical Microbiologist or Infection Specialist.

Not licensed for use in children under 2 years of age.

Wards Stocked

ARI Ward 111

ARI Ward 201 (Intensive Therapy Unit)

DG Emergency Cupboard