Midazolam (Epistatus)

Epistatus 10mg (base) in 1ml Buccal Liquid x 5ml

Active ingrediant

Midazolam maleate 13.6mg (10mg midazolam base)

Dosage for status epilepticus

0.3mg/kg (max single dose - 10mg) prescribed as midazolam base

Estimated Midazolam dose by age
Age of patient Dose
6 - 12 months 2.5mg (0.25ml)
1 - 4 years 5mg (0.5ml)
5 - 9 years 7.5 mg (0.75ml)
10 years and over 10mg (1.0 ml)

Content by Dr Íomhar O' Sullivan. Last review Dr ÍOS 17/06/21.