MICROPIME 500 MG INJECTION

SKU: AH_AB_PU_5941 Category:

Generic : Cefepime (500mg)

Treatment : Severe Bacterial Infections

Pack size  : 5 Ml (Vial)

Manufacturer : Micro Labs Ltd

Made In : INDIA

UNIT PRICE

$2.14

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PRODUCT INTRODUCTION

Micropime 500mg Injection is an antibiotic that fights bacteria. It is used to treat severe bacterial infections of the skin, lungs, stomach, urinary tract, and blood. It works by killing the bacteria that cause these problems. However, it will not treat a viral infection.

Micropime 500mg Injection is commonly used to treat critically ill patients admitted to the hospital. This medicine is given by drip or by direct injection into a vein under the supervision of a doctor or a nurse. The dose will depend on what type of infection you have, where it is in the body, and how serious it is. You should keep taking the injection for as long as you are prescribed, even if your symptoms quickly improve. If you stop taking it too early the infection may return or worsen.

Before starting treatment with this medicine, you should tell your doctor if you have any liver or kidney problems or if you are allergic to any antibiotic. While using it, your doctor may advise blood tests to monitor your kidney function. This medicine is generally regarded as safe to use in pregnancy and breastfeeding if prescribed by your doctor.

 

BENEFITS OF MICROPIME INJECTION

In Treatment of Severe bacterial infections

Micropime 500mg Injection works by killing bacteria which can cause serious infections. It is used to treat many different types of bacterial infections such as infections of the lungs (pneumonia) and urinary tract. It is given by a doctor or nurse into a vein and should not be self-administered. Micropime 500mg Injection usually makes you feel better very quickly but you should continue taking it as prescribed even when you feel better to make sure that all bacteria are killed and do not become resistant.

 

HOW TO USE MICROPIME INJECTION

Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.

 

HOW MICROPIME INJECTION WORKS

Micropime 500mg Injection is an antibiotic. It kills bacteria by preventing them from forming the bacterial protective covering (cell wall) which is needed for them to survive.

 

SAFETY ADVICE

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Alcohol

SAFE
Consuming alcohol with Micropime 500mg Injection does not cause any harmful side effects.
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Pregnancy

SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
Micropime 500mg Injection is generally considered safe to use during pregnancy. Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effects to the developing baby; however, there are limited human studies.
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Breast feeding

SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
Micropime 500mg Injection is safe to use during breastfeeding. Human studies suggest that the drug does not pass into the breastmilk in a significant amount and is not harmful to the baby.
Avoid prolonged use of Micropime 500mg Injection, since it may have possible effects such as rash and diarrhea.
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Driving

CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
It is not known whether Micropime 500mg Injection alters the ability to drive. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react.
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Kidney

CAUTION
Micropime 500mg Injection should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Micropime 500mg Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver

SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
Micropime 500mg Injection is probably safe to use in patients with liver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Micropime 500mg Injection may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.

 

WHAT IF YOU FORGET TO TAKE MICROPIME INJECTION?

If you miss a dose of Micropime 500mg Injection, consult your doctor.

 

SIDE EFFECTS

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Most side effects do not require any medical attention and disappear as your body adjusts to the medicine. Consult your doctor if they persist or if you’re worried about them

Common side effects of Micropime

  • Injection site reactions (pain, swelling, redness)
  • Diarrhea
  • Increased white blood cell count (eosinophils)
  • Injection site phlebitis
  • Skin rash
  • Increased liver enzymes
  • Positive Coombs test
  • Increased prothrombin time
  • Decreased phosphate level in blood
  • Increased partial thromboplastin time (PTT)

FAQ's

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Q. How long does Micropime 500mg Injection takes to work?

Usually, Micropime 500mg Injection starts working soon after taking it. However, it may take some days to kill all the harmful bacteria and make you feel better.

Q. Can the use of Micropime 500mg Injection cause diarrhea?

Yes, the use of Micropime 500mg Injection can cause diarrhea. It is an antibiotic which kills the harmful bacteria. However, it also affects the helpful bacteria in your stomach or intestine and causes diarrhea. If diarrhea persists, talk to your doctor about it.

Q. What if I don’t get better after using Micropime 500mg Injection?

Inform your doctor if you don’t feel better after finishing the full course of treatment. Also, inform him if your symptoms are getting worse while using this medicine.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

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Pack size  – 5 ml

pack form  – injection

MORE INFORMATION

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 Information Leaflet

Always read the patient information leaflet before commencing treatment.

Important: We advise you to always read the patient information leaflet inside the medication box, as the generic medication may not always entirely match the patient information leaflet listed. Please contact us if you have any questions.

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