Carbapenems

Antimicrobial Paediatric Dose Cost ($)/Day
ertapenem 30mg/kg/d IV div q12h 30.96
imipenem 60-100mg/kg/d IV div q6h 59.87 - 99.78
meropenem 60mg/kg/d IV div q6-8h (max 3g/day) 63.24
meningitis/CNS infections/cystic fibrosis 120mg/kg/d IV div q8h (max 6g/day) 126.48

CNS = central nervous system