MEROPLAN 500MG INJECTION
PIRAMAL HEALTHCARE LTD
MEROPLAN 500MG INJECTION belongs to a class of drugs known as 'antibiotics', primarily used to treat severe bacterial infections. It treats infections of various body parts like skin, soft tissues, blood, brain (meningitis), lungs (pneumonia), urinary tract. A bacterial infection is a condition in which bacteria grows in the body and causes infection. It can target any body part and multiple very quickly.
MEROPLAN 500MG INJECTION contains Meropenem that helps to treat bacterial infections by killing the bacteria (bactericidal). It prevents the formation of the bacterial protective cell wall, which is required for bacteria to survive. And it helps in effectively treating bacterial infection.
You are advised to take MEROPLAN 500MG INJECTION for as long as your doctor has prescribed it for you, depending upon your medical condition. In some cases, you may experience nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, constipation, headache, pain, redness, pain, or swelling at the injection site, insomnia (difficulty falling asleep or staying asleep), sores in the mouth or throat. Most of these side effects of MEROPLAN 500MG INJECTION do not require medical attention and gradually resolve over time. However, if the side effects are persistent, reach out to your doctor.
If you are known allergic to MEROPLAN 500MG INJECTION or any other medicines, let your doctor know. Inform your doctor if you have ever had a kidney or liver disease, seizures (fits), epilepsy. If you have watery and bloody stools, please visit your doctor immediately, as this could be a sign of a new infection. Regular monitoring of kidney function and the blood cell count is required while taking MEROPLAN 500MG INJECTION.
Severe Bacterial Infections.
MEROPLAN 500MG INJECTION is a broad-spectrum antibiotic containing Meropene known to fight against a wide variety of bacterial infections. It is used to treat infections of various body parts like complicated skin and soft tissue infections, blood, lungs (pneumonia including ventilator-associated pneumonia), severe urinary tract infections. It also effectively treats infection in the brain, known as meningitis (infection of the membranes surrounding the brain and spinal cord). It works by killing the bacteria (bactericidal). It prevents the formation of a bacterial protective cell wall, which is required for bacteria to survive. And effectively treat bacterial infection.
Do not take MEROPLAN 500MG INJECTION if you are allergic or have had a severe reaction to meropenem or any other ingredients of MEROPLAN 500MG INJECTION. Inform your doctor if you have or have ever had kidney disease, seizures (fits), epilepsy or if you participate in regular physical activity. Patients with epilepsy should tell their doctor before taking MEROPLAN 500MG INJECTION. If you have watery and bloody stools, please visit your doctor immediately, as this could be a sign of a new infection.
Drug-Drug Interaction: MEROPLAN 500MG INJECTION is known to interact with anti-epilepsy medicines (valproic acid, divalproex sodium), and anti-gout medicine (probenecid).
Drug-Food Interaction: MEROPLAN 500MG INJECTION should not be taken along with alcohol as it might further affect mental alertness and cause excessive drowsiness.
Drug-Disease Interaction: MEROPLAN 500MG INJECTION is known to interact in people having a brain or brain tumour, epilepsy, kidney disease or if you are on dialysis.
MEROPLAN 500MG INJECTION can affect alertness and coordination. So, alcohol consumption should be avoided as it might further reduce alertness and cause excessive drowsiness.
MEROPLAN 500MG INJECTION is a category B pregnancy drug. It is not known to harm the baby. But it should only be taken if prescribed by a doctor.
MEROPLAN 500MG INJECTION should only be taken in breastfeeding women if prescribed by a doctor.
MEROPLAN 500MG INJECTION can affect alertness and coordination. So, operating machinery which requires concentration should be avoided.
MEROPLAN 500MG INJECTION to be taken with caution, especially if you have had a history of liver disease. Your doctor will have to change the dosage depending on your medical condition and your reaction to treatment.
MEROPLAN 500MG INJECTION to be taken with caution, especially if you have had a history of kidney disease. Your doctor will have to change the dosage depending on your medical condition and your reaction to treatment.
MEROPLAN 500MG INJECTION is generally safe for children aged above 3 months. A doctor should only give it at a hospital.
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Bacterial Infection: A bacterial infection is a condition in which harmful bacteria enter, multiply, and infect our body. It can target any body part and multiple very quickly. When you get infected with bacteria, you can experience generalized symptoms, like fevers, chills, and fatigue. Bacteria are of various forms comprising, commonly spherical, rod, and spiral-shaped. Bacterial infections vary from minor illnesses like sore throat and ear infections to severe brain infections like meningitis and encephalitis. A few harmful bacteria that cause infections include Streptococcus, Staphylococcus, and E. coli. Anyone can become infected with a bacterial infection. But, people with weak immune systems or taking immunosuppressive medicine can make you more prone to bacterial infection.
Meningitis: It is a bacterial infection of the membranes that surround the brain and spinal cord.
MEROPLAN 500MG INJECTION
Piramal Enterprises Limited, Piramal Ananata, Agastya Corporate Park, 109 A, 109A/1 to 109/21A, 111 and 110, 110/1 to 110/13, Opposite Fire Brigade, Kamani Junction, Kurla (West), Mumbai 400070, Maharashtra, India
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