SUDOSTAR 1MIU INJECTION

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Generic : Colistimethate Sodium (1Million IU)

Treatment : Bacterial Infections

Pack size  : 5Ml (Vial)

Manufacturer : Lupin Ltd

Made In : INDIA

UNIT PRICE

$14.83

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PRODUCT INTRODUCTION

Sudostar 1MIU Injection is an antibiotic that fights bacteria. It is used to treat severe bacterial infections of the body. It is commonly used for critically ill patients admitted to the hospital.

Sudostar 1MIU Injection is given under the supervision of a healthcare professional. You should not self-administer this medicine at home. The dose and duration will be decided by your doctor based on the severity and type of infection you have. Get the injection regularly for as long as your doctor has prescribed to get maximum benefits.

Some people may develop side effects like stomach upset, slurred speech, dizziness, vertigo, fever, rash, and paresthesia. These side effects are usually temporary and go away during treatment as your body adjusts to the medicine. Consult your doctor if these side effects bother you or do not go away.

Before starting treatment with this medicine, you should tell the doctor if you are allergic to any antibiotic or have any liver or kidney problems. Pregnant or breastfeeding mothers should consult their doctor before using it. Your doctor may get regular blood tests done to monitor kidney function and the level of the medicine in your blood.

 

BENEFITS OF SUDOSTAR INJECTION

In Severe bacterial infections

Sudostar 1MIU Injection is an antibiotic that works by killing bacteria which can cause serious infections. It is a versatile medicine used to treat many different types of bacterial infections. This medicine is usually given as an injection by a doctor or nurse and should not be self-administered at home.

This medicine 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 SUDOSTAR INJECTION

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

 

HOW SUDOSTAR INJECTION WORKS

Sudostar 1MIU Injection is an antibiotic. It kills bacteria by destroying the bacterial cell membrane.

 

SAFETY ADVICE

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Alcohol

SAFE
Consuming alcohol with Sudostar 1MIU Injection does not cause any harmful side effects.
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Pregnancy

CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
Sudostar 1MIU Injection may be unsafe to use during pregnancy. Although there are limited studies in humans, animal studies have shown harmful effects on the developing baby. Your doctor will weigh the benefits and any potential risks before prescribing it to you. Please consult your doctor.
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Breast feeding

SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
Sudostar 1MIU Injection is probably safe to use during breastfeeding. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent any significant risk to the baby.
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Driving

UNSAFE
Sudostar 1MIU Injection may decrease alertness, affect your vision or make you feel sleepy and dizzy. Do not drive if these symptoms occur.
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Kidney

CAUTION
Sudostar 1MIU Injection should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Sudostar 1MIU Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver

CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
There is limited information available on the use of Sudostar 1MIU Injection in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.

 

Drug Interactions

  • AMIKACIN
  • NETILIMICIN
  • TOBRAMYCIN
  • GENTAMICIN
  • ERYTHROMYCIN
  • CLARITHROMYCIN
  • AZITHROMYCIN
  • CIPROFLOXACIN
  • NORFLOXACIN
  • OFLOXACIN

 

 

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 Sudostar

  • Upset stomach
  • Rash
  • Paresthesia (tingling or pricking sensation)
  • Dizziness
  • Slurred speech
  • Vertigo
  • Fever

FAQ's

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Q. What should I tell my doctor before taking Sudostar 1MIU Injection?

Before taking Sudostar 1MIU Injection, you must tell your doctor if you have or ever had any problems related to your kidneys or lungs (such as asthma). Let your doctor know about all the other medicines you are taking because they may affect, or be affected by, this medicine.

Q. How is Sudostar 1MIU Injection administered?

Sudostar 1MIU Injection should be administered under the supervision of a trained healthcare professional or a doctor only and should not be self-administered. The dose will depend on the condition you are being treated for and will be decided by your doctor. Follow your doctor’s instructions carefully to get maximum benefit from Sudostar 1MIU Injection.

Q. Who should not use Sudostar 1MIU Injection?

Use of Sudostar 1MIU Injection should be avoided in patients who are allergic to Sudostar 1MIU Injection or any of its components. However, if you are not aware of any allergy or if you are using Sudostar 1MIU Injection for the first time, consult your doctor.

Q. Can I take Sudostar 1MIU Injection in pregnancy?

Enough evidence is not available to provide clarity on the use of Sudostar 1MIU Injection in pregnancy. However, if you are pregnant or planning to conceive, consult your doctor before taking Sudostar 1MIU Injection. You may take it only if prescribed by your doctor.

Q. Is Sudostar 1MIU Injection safe?

Sudostar 1MIU Injection is safe if used in the dose and duration advised by your doctor. Take it exactly as directed and do not skip any dose. Follow your doctor’s instructions carefully and let your doctor know if any of the side effects bother you.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

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Pack size  – 5ml

pack form  -I.v 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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