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C PIME INJECTION 1000 MG

Prescription Required
SALT COMPOSITION
Storage
Store at room temperature (10-30°C)

Introduction

C PIME INJECTION 1000 MG is an antibiotic that fights bacteria. It is used to treat severe bacterial infections of the skin, lungs, stomach, urinary tract, and blood. It works by killing the bacteria that cause these problems. However, it will not treat a viral infection.

C PIME INJECTION 1000 MG is commonly used to treat critically ill patients admitted to the hospital. This medicine is given by drip or by direct injection into a vein under the supervision of a doctor or a nurse. The dose will depend on what type of infection you have, where it is in the body, and how serious it is. You should keep taking the injection for as long as you are prescribed, even if your symptoms quickly improve. If you stop taking it too early the infection may return or worsen.

Some people may develop side effects like rash, itching, nausea, vomiting, headache, fever, diarrhea, or local redness and swelling at the site of injection. These side effects are usually temporary and go away during treatment as your body adjusts to the medicine. Consult your doctor if these side effects bother you or do not go away.

Before starting treatment with this medicine, you should tell your doctor if you have any liver or kidney problems or if you are allergic to any antibiotic. While using it, your doctor may advise blood tests to monitor your kidney function. This medicine is generally regarded as safe to use in pregnancy and breastfeeding if prescribed by your doctor.

Uses of C Pime Injection

  • Treatment of Severe bacterial infections

Benefits of C Pime Injection

In Treatment of Severe bacterial infections

C PIME INJECTION 1000 MG works by killing bacteria which can cause serious infections. It is used to treat many different types of bacterial infections such as infections of lungs (pneumonia) and urinary tract. It is given by a doctor or nurse into a vein and should not be self-administered. C PIME INJECTION 1000 MG usually makes you feel better very quickly but you should continue taking it as prescribed even when you feel better to make sure that all bacteria are killed and do not become resistant.

Side effects of C Pime Injection

Most side effects do not require any medical attention and disappear as your body adjusts to the medicine. Consult your doctor if they persist or if you’re worried about them

Common side effects of C Pime

  • Rash
  • Itching
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Headache
  • Fever
  • Diarrhea
  • Injection site reactions (pain, swelling, redness)

How to use C Pime Injection

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

How C Pime Injection works

C PIME INJECTION 1000 MG is an antibiotic. It kills bacteria by preventing them from forming the bacterial protective covering (cell wall) which is needed for them to survive.

Safety Advice

Alcohol
SAFE
Consuming alcohol with C PIME INJECTION 1000 MG does not cause any harmful side effects.
Pregnancy
SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
C PIME INJECTION 1000 MG is generally considered safe to use during pregnancy. Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effects to the developing baby; however, there are limited human studies.
Breastfeeding
SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
C PIME INJECTION 1000 MG is safe to use during breastfeeding. Human studies suggest that the drug does not pass into the breastmilk in a significant amount and is not harmful to the baby.
Avoid prolonged use of C PIME INJECTION 1000 MG, since it may have possible effects such as rash and diarrhea.
Driving
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
It is not known whether C PIME INJECTION 1000 MG alters the ability to drive. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react.
Kidney
CAUTION
C PIME INJECTION 1000 MG should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of C PIME INJECTION 1000 MG may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
C PIME INJECTION 1000 MG is probably safe to use in patients with liver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of C PIME INJECTION 1000 MG may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.

What if you forget to take C Pime Injection?

If you miss a dose of C PIME INJECTION 1000 MG, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose.

Alternate Brands

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.
C PIME INJECTION 1000 MG
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Quick Tips

  • Your doctor has prescribed C PIME INJECTION 1000 MG to cure your infection and improve your symptoms.
  • Do not skip any doses and finish the full course of treatment even if you feel better. Stopping it early may make the infection to come back and harder to treat.
  • Discontinue C PIME INJECTION 1000 MG and inform your doctor immediately if you get a rash, itchy skin, swelling of face and mouth, or have difficulty in breathing.
  • Diarrhea may occur as a side effect but should stop when your course is complete. Inform your doctor if it doesn't stop or if you find blood in your stools.
  • Avoid consuming alcohol while taking C PIME INJECTION 1000 MG as it may cause increased side effects.

Fact Box

Chemical Class
Broad-spectrum {Third & fourth generation cephalosporins)
Habit Forming
No
Therapeutic Class
ANTI INFECTIVES

Patient Concerns

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What is the septicaemia c. Symptoms PATIENT My 7days old daughter patient of septicaemia c
Dr. Gopal Bansilal Samdani
Paediatrics
Many different microbes can cause sepsis. Although bacteria are most commonly the cause, viruses PATIENT can also cause sepsis. Infections in the lungs ( pneumonia), bladder PATIENT ( urinary tract infections), skin ( cellulitis), abdomen (such as appendicitis), PATIENT organs (such as meningitis) can spread PATIENT to sepsis., may present with one or more of the following symptoms PATIENT (a) Hypothermia or fever (former is more common in preterm low birth weight infants) (b) Lethargy, poor cry, refusal to suck
K/c/o DM . HTN . CAD. HYPOTHYRODISM C/O CHRONIC AND AND SEVERE CONSTIPATION
Dr. Ashwin Porwal
Internal Medicine
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FAQs

Q. How long does C PIME INJECTION 1000 MG takes to work?

Usually, C PIME INJECTION 1000 MG starts working soon after taking it. However, it may take some days to kill all the harmful bacteria and make you feel better.

Q. Can the use of C PIME INJECTION 1000 MG cause diarrhea?

Yes, the use of C PIME INJECTION 1000 MG can cause diarrhea. It is an antibiotic which kills the harmful bacteria. However, it also affects the helpful bacteria in your stomach or intestine and causes diarrhea. If diarrhea persists, talk to your doctor about it.

Q. What if I don't get better after using C PIME INJECTION 1000 MG?

Inform your doctor if you don't feel better after finishing the full course of treatment. Also, inform him if your symptoms are getting worse while using this medicine.

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