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Merotrol S 1.5gm Injection

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LUP-LUPIN LABORATORIES

Pack Of

1 INJECTION

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Product Details

About Merotrol S 1.5gm Injection

Merotrol S 1.5gm 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.

Merotrol S 1.5gm 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.

Take Merotrol S 1.5gm Injection as prescribed by your doctor. You are advised to take Merotrol S 1.5gm 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 Merotrol S 1.5gm 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 Merotrol S 1.5gm 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. Merotrol S 1.5gm Injection comes in an injection, or i.v infusion form should only be given in a hospital by an expert, never self administer. 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 Merotrol S 1.5gm Injection.

Uses of Merotrol S 1.5gm Injection

Severe Bacterial Infections

Directions for Use

Merotrol S 1.5gm Injection is available in injection form or iv infusion. It should be given in a hospital by an expert only. The dose and duration will depend upon your medical condition.

Storage

Store in a cool and dry place away from sunlight

Side Effects of Merotrol S 1.5gm Injection

  • Pain
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Diarrhea
  • Headache
  • Constipation
  • Abdominal (stomach) pain.
  • Insomnia (difficulty falling asleep or staying asleep)
  • Redness, pain, or swelling at the injection site
  • Sores in the mouth or throat
  • Increased numbers of platelets in your blood (shown in a blood test)
  • Changes in blood tests, including tests that show how well your liver is working.

In-Depth Precautions and Warning

Drug Warning

Do not take Merotrol S 1.5gm Injection if you are allergic or have had a severe reaction to meropenem or any other ingredients of Merotrol S 1.5gm 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 Merotrol S 1.5gm Injection. Merotrol S 1.5gm Injection comes in an injection, or i.v infusion form should only be given in a hospital by an expert, never self administer. If you have watery and bloody stools, please visit your doctor immediately, as this could be a sign of a new infection.

Safety Advice

  • Alcohol

    Merotrol S 1.5gm Injection can affect alertness and coordination. So, alcohol consumption should be avoided as it might further reduce alertness and cause excessive drowsiness.

  • Pregnancy

    Merotrol S 1.5gm 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.

  • Breast Feeding

    Merotrol S 1.5gm Injection should only be taken in breastfeeding women if prescribed by a doctor.

  • Driving

    Merotrol S 1.5gm Injection can affect alertness and coordination. So, operating machinery which requires concentration should be avoided.

  • Liver

    Merotrol S 1.5gm 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.

  • Kidney

    Merotrol S 1.5gm 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.

Other Information (MER0263)

This item is Not Returnable.

Expires on or after - October 2021

Patients Concern

FAQs

Merotrol S 1.5gm Injection is a broad-spectrum antibiotic containing Meropene that works by killing the bacteria (bactericidal in nature). It prevents the formation of a bacterial protective cell wall, which is required for bacteria to survive. And effectively treat bacterial infection.

Antibiotic medicines like Merotrol S 1.5gm Injection can cause diarrhea, which may be a sign of a new infection. If you have watery or bloody stool, visit your doctor immediately. Also, do not use any anti-diarrheal medicines on your own unless suggested by your doctor.

No, Merotrol S 1.5gm Injection is known to contra-indicate with valproic acid and increase the episodes of seizures. So, both medicines should not be taken together to avoid any unpleasant side effects.

Yes, Merotrol S 1.5gm Injection can cause a serious allergic reaction, including anaphylaxis (serious allergic reaction to a medication), which can be life-threatening. If you have itching, trouble breathing or swallowing, and have swelling in your hands or face, please visit your doctor.

The most common side effects are nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, constipation, headache, pain, redness, pain, or swelling at the injection site. Most of these side effects of Merotrol S 1.5gm Injection do not require medical attention and gradually resolve over time.

PRODUCT SUBSTITUTES

Merotrol S 1.5gm Injection

Manufacturer/Marketer address

A/4 4th Floor, Safal Profitaire,Corporate Road,Nr Prahladnagar Garden, Prahladnagar,Ahmedabad- 380015, Gujarat, India.

Merotrol S 1.5gm Injection

Merotrol S 1.5gm Injection

MRP: 1390.00

Vial
1

1 Injection in 1 Vial