Exosurf Neonatal Injection contains Colfosceril | belongs to Lung surfactant
Intratracheal: For intratracheal administration only. Suction infant prior to administration, inspect solution to verify complete mixing of the suspension. Administer via side port on the special ETT adapter without interrupting mechanical ventilation. Administer the dose in two 2.5 mL/kg aliquots. Each half-dose is instilled slowly over 1-2 min in small bursts with each inspiration. After the first 2.5 mL/kg dose turn the infants head and torso 45 degree right for 30 seconds, then return to the midline position and administer the second dose as above. Following the second dose, turn the infant’s head and torso 45 degree to the left for 30 seconds and return the infant to the midline position.
Rarely, pulmonary haemorrhage.
Intratracheal: Prophylactic treatment: Give 5 mL/kg as soon as possible; the 2nd and third dose should be administered at 12 and 24 hr later to those infants remaining on ventilators.
Rescue treatment: Give 5 mL/kg as soon as the diagnosis of RDS is made. The 2nd 5 mg/kg dose should be administered 12 hr later.
One of the following licensed pharmacy from the nearest location will deliver Exosurf Neonatal Injection 1’s. The details of the licensed pharmacy shall be shared once you request the drugs and the respective pharmacy accepts the your request based on valid prescription and availability.