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Kanamac 0.75gm Injection 1's

Manufacturer/Marketer

MACLEODS PHARMACEUTICALS LTD.

Composition

KANAMYCIN-750MG

Consume Type

PARENTERAL

In Stock

Prescription Required
Product Details

About Kanamac 0.75gm Injection 1's

Kanamac 0.75gm Injection 1's belongs to the class of 'antibiotics', primarily used to treat severe bacterial infections and multi-drug resistant tuberculosis. Bacterial infection occurs when harmful bacteria grow in the body and causes infection. It can infect any part of the body and multiply very quickly. Tuberculosis is an infectious disease that primarily affects the lungs, but it can also spread to other body parts, such as kidneys, brain, spine, and bone marrow.

Kanamac 0.75gm Injection 1's consists of 'Kanamycin' that belongs to the class of aminoglycoside antibiotics. It has bactericidal action and kills the bacteria. It works by preventing the synthesis of essential proteins required by bacteria to carry out vital functions.

Use this medication as advised by the doctor. Some may experience side effects like hearing loss, dizziness, loss of balance, pain at the injection site, rash, and peripheral neuropathy (weakness, numbness, and pain caused due to nerve damage). Most of these side effects of Kanamac 0.75gm Injection 1's do not require medical attention and gradually resolve over time. If these side effects persist longer, please consult your doctor.

Brief your medical history to the doctor if you are allergic to Kanamac 0.75gm Injection 1's or any of its components. Let your doctor know if you have asthma, muscle or nerve problems, liver or kidney diseases, sulphite allergy, and Parkinson's disease. Kanamac 0.75gm Injection 1's is not recommended for pregnant women since it may harm the unborn baby. Breastfeeding women should use Kanamac 0.75gm Injection 1's with proper consultation and caution. Kanamac 0.75gm Injection 1's may make you feel dizzy; hence drive only when you are mentally alert.

Uses of Kanamac 0.75gm Injection 1's

Bacterial infections and tuberculosis.

Medicinal Benefits

Kanamac 0.75gm Injection 1's treats severe bacterial infections and tuberculosis by killing and preventing the growth of bacteria. It consists of 'Kanamycin,' which is an aminoglycoside antibiotic. It is bactericidal and prevents the synthesis of essential proteins required by bacteria to carry out vital functions.

Directions for Use

Kanamac 0.75gm Injection 1's will be administered by a healthcare professional. Do not self-administer.

Storage

Store in a cool and dry place away from sunlight

Side Effects of Kanamac 0.75gm Injection 1's

  • Hearing loss
  • Dizziness
  • Loss of balance
  • Pain at the injection site
  • Rash
  • Peripheral neuropathy

In-Depth Precautions and Warning

Drug Warnings

Before taking Kanamac 0.75gm Injection 1's, let your doctor know if you have asthma, muscle (myasthenia gravis) problems, nerve problems, liver or kidney diseases, sulphite allergy, and Parkinson's disease. Kanamac 0.75gm Injection 1's is not recommended for pregnant women since it may harm the unborn baby. Breastfeeding women should use Kanamac 0.75gm Injection 1's with proper consultation and caution. Kanamac 0.75gm Injection 1's may make you feel dizzy; hence drive only when you are mentally alert. It is advised to avoid alcohol consumption to prevent the worsening of side effects. Complete the course strictly as suggested by the doctor, even if you feel better, to avoid disease recurrence.

Drug Interactions

Drug-Drug Interaction: Kanamac 0.75gm Injection 1's may interact with muscle problems treating drugs (Ataluren), muscle relaxants (Alcuronium), general anaesthetics (Vecuronium), water pills (Furosemide), and fluid retention treating drugs (bumetanide).

Drug-Food Interaction: Follow your doctor's advice on the foods and drinks that can be consumed.

Drug-Disease Interaction: Before taking Kanamac 0.75gm Injection 1's, let your doctor know if you have asthma, muscle (myasthenia gravis) problems, nerve problems, liver or kidney diseases, sulphite allergy, and Parkinson's disease.

Drug-Drug Interactions Checker List:

  • VECURONIUM
  • FUROSEMIDE
  • BUMETANIDE
  • Ataluren
  • ALCURONIUM
  • Safety Advice

    • Safety Warning

      Alcohol

      caution

      It is recommended to avoid or limit the alcohol intake while using Kanamac 0.75gm Injection 1's.

    • Safety Warning

      Pregnancy

      unsafe

      Kanamac 0.75gm Injection 1's is not recommended and is unsafe to use during pregnancy since it affects the baby. Please consult your doctor if you are planning to become pregnant or already pregnant before starting Kanamac 0.75gm Injection 1's.

    • Safety Warning

      Breast Feeding

      caution

      It is not known if Kanamac 0.75gm Injection 1's affects breastfeeding. Please consult your doctor before taking Kanamac 0.75gm Injection 1's if you are breastfeeding.

    • Safety Warning

      Driving

      unsafe

      Kanamac 0.75gm Injection 1's may you to feel dizzy that can alter your ability to drive. Drive or operate machinery only when you are mentally alert.

    • Safety Warning

      Liver

      caution

      Let your doctor know if you have any history of liver diseases before taking Kanamac 0.75gm Injection 1's. Dose adjustment may be required.

    • Safety Warning

      Kidney

      caution

      Let your doctor know if you have any history of kidney diseases before taking Kanamac 0.75gm Injection 1's. Dose adjustments may be required. Regular kidney function monitoring is advised in patients with severe kidney diseases.

    • Safety Warning

      Children

      caution

      Kanamac 0.75gm Injection 1's should be used in children only when prescribed by a doctor.

    Habit Forming

    No

    Diet & Lifestyle Advise

    • Eat natural and healthy foods by cutting down on high on sodium processed foods.
    • Exercise regularly to maintain good heart health.
    • Avoid smoking and alcohol intake.
    • Avoid stress triggers and make time for yourself to relax and do activities that you enjoy.
    • Try to include heart-healthy omega 3 fatty acids containing food drinks in your daily diet. You can also use low-fat cooking oil like olive oil, soybean oil, canola oil, and coconut oil.
    • Limit sodium chloride intake (table salt) in your daily diet to 2300 mg per day or less than 1500 mg is ideal for most adults.

    Special Advise

    Your doctor may advise blood, urine, hearing, and nerve tests to check for unwanted effects.

    Other Information (KAN0002)

    This item is Not Returnable.

    Expires on or after - Sep-23

    Patients Concern

    Disease/Condition Glossary

    Bacterial infection occurs when harmful bacteria grow in the body and causes infection. It can infect any part of the body and multiply very quickly. Bacteria occur in three basic shapes: spherical, rod and spiral-shaped. Bacteria may be gram-positive (have thick cell wall) or gram-negative (do not have a cell wall). Some common symptoms of a bacterial infection include cough, fever and tiredness.

    Tuberculosis (TB): Tuberculosis is an infectious disease that primarily affects the lungs, but it could also spread to other body parts such as the kidneys, brain, spine, and bone marrow. Tuberculosis is caused by a bacteria named Mycobacterium tuberculosis. Symptoms include a cough that lasts for a few weeks, pain while coughing or normal breathing, unexplained fatigue, fever, night sweats, and loss of appetite and weight.

    FAQs

    Kanamac 0.75gm Injection 1's consists of Kanamycin, an antibiotic that prevents the growth of bacteria. Thus, it effectively treats bacterial infections and tuberculosis.

    Kanamac 0.75gm Injection 1's should be used with proper caution and doctor consultation if you have asthma, muscle (myasthenia gravis) problems, nerve problems, liver or kidney diseases, sulphite allergy, and Parkinson's disease. Please inform your doctor in advance if you have any other medical concerns.

    Do not stop using Kanamac 0.75gm Injection 1's even if you feel better until the doctor's advised course is finished.

    Kanamac 0.75gm Injection 1's is usually given for a shorter period of 7-10 days. However, your doctor will decide the dosage and duration based on your medical condition.

    While using Kanamac 0.75gm Injection 1's, if you experience any itching, skin rash, hoarseness (abnormal voice changes), shortness of breath, trouble breathing, trouble swallowing, and swelling of hands, face, or mouth, please stop using the medicine and seek medical advice promptly.

    Country Of Origin

    India

    Manufacturer/Marketer address

    Atlanta Arcade, Marol Church Road, Andheri (East), Mumbai - 400059, INDIA.

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    Provide Delivery Location

    Vial

    1

    1 Injection in 1 Vial