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Table 3 Daily vancomycin dosage administered by continuous infusion for achievement of target drug concentration (25 mg/L) for different values of creatinine clearance using two different nomograms

From: Decreasing the time to achieve therapeutic vancomycin concentrations in critically ill patients: developing and testing of a dosing nomogram

Creatinine clearance, mL/minute Vancomycin dosing, g/24 h
Baptista et al . (present study) Pea et al . [ [18]]
30 1.8 1.1
50 2.0 1.4
75 2.3 1.9
100 2.6 2.3
125 3.0 2.7
150 3.3 3.2
175 3.6 3.6
200 3.9 4.0
225 4.2 4.5
250 4.5 4.9
275 4.8 5.3
300 5.2 5.8
350 5.8 6.7