Reference 2017-173

REF:            2017-173

Subject:        Medicine usage

    

 

Request:

It would be much appreciated if you could provide me with the medicine usage information according to the Freedom of Information Act for the below mentioned antibiotics during the past 5 years: 2011/12,2012/13, 2013/14, 2014/15, 2015/16.

It would be much appreciated if you could provide the pack size information of the usage if possible.

 

 

  1. *Cefuroxime powder for injection or infusion*

*250/750/1500 mg vials.*

 

  1. *Ceftriaxone powder for injection or infusion 1gram and 2 gram vials.*

 

  1. *Ceftazidime powder for injection or infusion*

*500/1000/2000 gram vials*

 

  1. *Cefotaxime powder for injection or infusion*
  1. *Meropenem powder for injection or infusion*

*500/1000 gram vials*

  1. *Imipenem Cilastatin powder for injection or infusion*

*250/250 mg and 500/500 mg vials*

 

  1. *Piperacillin Tazobactam powder for injection and infusion

4gram/500mg vials.*”

 

 

 

Response:

Drug 2011/12 2012/13 2013/14 2014/15 2015/16
Cefuroxime 250mg 2920 2880 2600 2837 2601
Cefuroxime 750mg 2835 3148 2124 1701 1901
Cefuroxime 1500mg 0 398 572 496 454
Ceftriaxone 1g 644 1223 1285 1634 2440
Ceftriaxone 2g 901 1183 876 1169 1253
Ceftazidime 500mg 0 5 0 10 5
Ceftazidime 1g 480 551 233 269 253
Ceftazidime 2g 215 464 63 101 51
Cefotaxime 500mg 3069 4050 2445 2872 3342
Cefotaxime 1g 1879 665 763 887 398
Cefotaxime 2g 671 408 471 389 263
Meropenem 500mg 2838 2031 1960 1276 823
Meropenem 1g 14610 14323 15035 15860 14045
Imipenem 500mg 65 2 110 0 2
Piperacillin 35900 37466 44962 53948 52336

 

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