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PENIDURE LA 6000000IU INJECTION

Manufacturer

WYE-WYETH LEDERLE LIMITED

Composition

BENZYLPENICILLIN-600000UNITS

Pack Of

1 INJECTION

In Stock

Prescription Required
Product Details

About PENIDURE LA 6000000IU INJECTION

PENIDURE LA 6000000IU INJECTION belongs to the group of medication called 'antibiotics' used to treat certain bacterial infections of the eye, ear, prostate, urinary tract, anthrax, pneumonia, gonorrhoea (sexually transmitted disease), skin/soft tissues infection, scarlet fever, and meningitis (brain infection). PENIDURE LA 6000000IU INJECTION does not work against infections caused by the virus, including cold and flu. It is a narrow-spectrum antibiotic that is only used to treat certain bacterial infections.

PENIDURE LA 6000000IU INJECTION contains 'Benzylpenicillin' which is a long-acting penicillin antibiotic. It inhibits the process of cell wall synthesis in a bacterial cell required for its survival. Thus, PENIDURE LA 6000000IU INJECTION kills bacteria and prevents the growth of bacterial infection. PENIDURE LA 6000000IU INJECTION is a broad-spectrum antibiotic active against a wide range of gram-positive and gram-negative bacteria.

PENIDURE LA 6000000IU INJECTION is available in injectable form. The dose and duration of PENIDURE LA 6000000IU INJECTION can vary depending upon your condition, and the severity of the infection. It is also recommended to complete the course of medicine even if you feel better as it is an antibiotic. Leaving it in between may lead to even severe infection that will, in fact, stop responding to the antibiotic (antibiotic resistance). In some cases, you may experience certain common side-effects such as nausea, or vomiting, pain at the injection site. Most of these side-effects do not require medical attention and will resolve gradually over time. However, you are advised to talk to your doctor if you experience these side-effects persistently.

Before starting PENIDURE LA 6000000IU INJECTION, please inform your doctor if you have any allergy (against any antibiotic), kidney or liver problems. Consult your doctor before taking PENIDURE LA 6000000IU INJECTION if you are pregnant or breastfeeding. Avoid alcohol consumption while taking PENIDURE LA 6000000IU INJECTION as it causes increased dizziness. PENIDURE LA 6000000IU INJECTION may cause dizziness and vision problems, so be cautious while driving. Many patients taking PENIDURE LA 6000000IU INJECTION have reported diarrhoea as a side effect; however, there is a rare chance of a severe form called C difficile associated diarrhoea (CDAD) which can cause deadly bowel problems. Consult your doctor right away, if you notice have watery, bloody stools, stomach pain, cramps, or very loose.

Uses of PENIDURE LA 6000000IU INJECTION

Bacterial infections

Directions for Use

PENIDURE LA 6000000IU INJECTION is available in injectable form, should be injected into a large muscle by a healthcare professional. The dosage of PENIDURE LA 6000000IU INJECTION is based on the health condition and response of treatment. Always take this medicine exactly as your doctor has told you. Check with your doctor if you are not sure.

Storage

Store in a cool and dry place away from sunlight

Side Effects of PENIDURE LA 6000000IU INJECTION

Like all medicines, PENIDURE LA 6000000IU INJECTION can also cause side-effects, although not everybody experiences them. nausea, vomiting, pain at the injection site, and dizziness are the common side-effects of PENIDURE LA 6000000IU INJECTION. Most of these side effects do not require medical attention and gradually resolve over time. However, if the side effects are persistent, reach out to your doctor.

In-Depth Precautions and Warning

Drug Warning

Do not take PENIDURE LA 6000000IU INJECTION if you are allergic to any of its contents; if you had swelling or tearing of tendons while taking quinolone antibiotics. PENIDURE LA 6000000IU INJECTION is associated with an increased risk of tendon rupture and tendonitis at all age groups; this risk is higher in patients older than 60 years, are taking corticosteroids, have had kidney, heart, or lung transplant. Consult your doctor immediately if you experience tendon pain, swelling, or inflammation while taking PENIDURE LA 6000000IU INJECTION. Do not take PENIDURE LA 6000000IU INJECTION if you have myasthenia gravis as it may cause increased muscle weakness. Talk to your doctor before taking PENIDURE LA 6000000IU INJECTION if you have epilepsy, low levels of potassium, nervous or muscle problems, head injury or brain tumour, diabetes,  rheumatoid arthritis, heart, kidney, or liver problems. Avoid consuming caffeine products along with PENIDURE LA 6000000IU INJECTION as it might increase the effects of caffeine. Avoid dairy products such as milk and yoghurt while taking PENIDURE LA 6000000IU INJECTION as they might decrease the effectiveness of PENIDURE LA 6000000IU INJECTION. Maintain a minimum gap of two hours between PENIDURE LA 6000000IU INJECTION and antacid, anti-ulcer (sucralfate), anti-HIV (didanosine), vitamin and mineral medicines. Consult your doctor before taking PENIDURE LA 6000000IU INJECTION if you are pregnant or breastfeeding. Avoid alcohol consumption while taking PENIDURE LA 6000000IU INJECTION as it may cause increased dizziness. PENIDURE LA 6000000IU INJECTION may cause dizziness and vision problems, so be cautious while driving.

Safety Advice

  • Alcohol

    Consult Your Doctor

    Avoid consuming alcohol while taking PENIDURE LA 6000000IU INJECTION as it may cause increased dizziness.

  • Pregnancy

    PENIDURE LA 6000000IU INJECTION belongs to pregnancy category C. Please consult your doctor if you are pregnant, your doctor will prescribe PENIDURE LA 6000000IU INJECTION only if the benefits outweigh the risks.

  • Breast Feeding

    It is unknown if PENIDURE LA 6000000IU INJECTION passes into breastmilk. Consult your doctor before taking PENIDURE LA 6000000IU INJECTION if you are breastfeeding.

  • Driving

    PENIDURE LA 6000000IU INJECTION may cause dizziness and vision problems. So, drive only if you are alert.

  • Liver

    Dose adjustment may be needed. Please consult your doctor before taking PENIDURE LA 6000000IU INJECTION if you have liver impairment/liver disease.

  • Kidney

    Dose adjustment may be needed. Please consult your doctor if you have any concerns regarding this or if you have kidney impairment/kidney disease before taking PENIDURE LA 6000000IU INJECTION.

Other Information (PEN0011)

This item is Not Returnable.

Expires on or after - September 2021

Patients Concern

FAQs

Many patients taking PENIDURE LA 6000000IU INJECTION have reported diarrhoea as a side effect; however, there are rare chances of a severe form called C difficile associated diarrhoea (CDAD) which can cause deadly bowel problems. Consult your doctor right away if you notice have watery, bloody stools, stomach pain, cramps, or very loose.

PENIDURE LA 6000000IU INJECTION works by killing the bacteria by binding to penicillin-binding proteins (PBPs) present inside the bacteria's cell wall. It also inhibits the synthesis of bacterial genetic material and an enzyme called DNA gyrase required for the survival of the bacterial cell.

PENIDURE LA 6000000IU INJECTION may cause photosensitivity (sensitivity to sunlight) and can make you sunburn easily. Avoid prolonged exposure to sunlight or tanning beds. Always wear protective clothing and sunscreen with SPF 30 or higher before going out.

It is recommended to complete the course of PENIDURE LA 6000000IU INJECTION even if you feel better as it is an antibiotic, and leaving it in between may lead to even severe infection. To treat your condition effectually continue taking PENIDURE LA 6000000IU INJECTION for as long as your doctor has prescribed it.

Avoid consuming dairy products such as milk and yogurt for at least 3 hours after taking PENIDURE LA 6000000IU INJECTION as they can decrease the effectiveness of PENIDURE LA 6000000IU INJECTION.

Do not take PENIDURE LA 6000000IU INJECTION on your own as self-medication may lead to antibiotic-resistance in which antibiotics fail to act against specific bacterial infections.

Avoid taking antacids or anti-ulcer medicines along with PENIDURE LA 6000000IU INJECTION. Maintain a minimum gap of at least two hours between both antacid and antibiotic time of intake.

Do not take vitamin or mineral supplements containing zinc/iron and PENIDURE LA 6000000IU INJECTION to avoid drug interaction. However, if the doctor has prescribed, you maintain a minimum gap of at least two hours between both.

Consult your doctor before taking PENIDURE LA 6000000IU INJECTION if you have diabetes as PENIDURE LA 6000000IU INJECTION causes hypoglycemia (low blood sugar levels). Regularly monitor blood sugar levels while taking PENIDURE LA 6000000IU INJECTION to avoid hypoglycaemic events.

PENIDURE LA 6000000IU INJECTION may cause changes in liver function tests (LFT) and prothrombin time (time taken for blood clotting). Inform the person doing the tests that you are taking PENIDURE LA 6000000IU INJECTION before undergoing any planned diagnostic tests.

PENIDURE LA 6000000IU INJECTION

PENIDURE LA 6000000IU INJECTION

MRP: 13.50

Vial
1

1 Injection in 1 Vial