Acostin Forte 2MIU Injection

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Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd

Composition for Acostin Forte 2Million IU Injection

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Primarily used for

Bacterial infections, Serious bacterial infections
1449.5
₹1449.5/Injection
1 Injection in 1 vial
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Medicine Overview of Acostin Forte Injection

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Uses of Acostin Forte Injection

Acostin Forte 2MIU Injection is used in the treatment of bacterial infections and serious bacterial infections.
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Side effects of Acostin Forte Injection

Common

Nausea, Nephrotoxicity, Neurotoxicity, Peripheral neuropathy (tingling and numbness of feet and hand), Acute tubular necrosis, Confusion, Dizziness, Muscle weakness, Renal injury, Respiratory distress, Secondary infections, Visual impairment, Vomiting.

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How to use Acostin Forte Injection

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

How Acostin Forte Injection works

Acostin forte 2miu injection stops the growth of bacteria that cause infections.

In Depth Information on Acostin Forte Injection

Expert advice for Acostin Forte Injection

  • You may be regularly monitored for serum creatinine and blood urea nitrogen while on colstin treatment.
  • Use with caution if you have porphyria (a rare blood pigment disorder that affects kidney) or kidney disease.
  • Tell your doctor if you are or planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Acostin Forte 2MIU Injection
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Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Acostin Forte 2MIU Injection is unsafe to use during pregnancy.

There is positive evidence of human fetal risk, but the benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk, for example in life-threatening situations. Please consult your doctor.
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Lactation
Acostin Forte 2MIU Injection is probably safe to use during
lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
SAFE
Acostin Forte 2MIU Injection does not usually affect your ability to drive.
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Kidney
CAUTION
Acostin Forte 2MIU Injection should be used with caution in
patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Acostin Forte 2MIU Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
There is limited information available on the use of Acostin
Forte 2MIU Injection in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.
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Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Acostin Forte 2Million IU Injection

Frequently asked questions for Colistin

Yes Acostin forte is an antibiotic with bactericidal action
No, Acostin forte belongs to a class of drugs called polymyxin antibiotic
Yes, Acostin forte is effective against pseudomonas.

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