TABLE 1

Weight categorization and dosing of telavancin in obese and nonobese adult subjectsa

CategoryBMI (kg/m2)TBW (kg)Telavancin dose (mg)No. of subjects
Normal-overweight18.5–29.950–74.95004
Normal-overweight18.5–29.975–99.97504
Obese class I30–34.990–99.97504
Obese class I30–34.9100–1151,0004
Obese class II35–39.9105–1301,0008
Obese class III≥40≥1201,0008
  • a Abbreviations: BMI, body mass index; TBW, total body weight.