COLISTOP 12.5MG SUSPENSION

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Indi Pharma

Composition for COLISTOP 12.5MG SUSPENSION

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Primarily used for

Bacterial Infections, serious bacterial infections
Potentiallyunsafewith
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Pregnancy
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Kidney
37.3
30 ML in 1 bottle
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Medicine Overview of COLISTOP SUSPENSION

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Uses of COLISTOP SUSPENSION

Colistop 12.5mg suspension is used in the treatment of bacterial infections and serious bacterial infections.
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Side effects of COLISTOP SUSPENSION

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 COLISTOP SUSPENSION

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Measure it with a measuring cup and take it by mouth. Shake well before use. It can be taken with or without food, but it is better to take Colistop 12.5mg suspension at a fixed time.

How COLISTOP SUSPENSION works

Colistop 12.5mg suspension stops the growth of bacteria that cause infections.

In Depth Information on COLISTOP SUSPENSION

Expert advice for COLISTOP SUSPENSION

  • 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.
Warnings
Special precautions for COLISTOP 12.5MG SUSPENSION
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Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Colistop 12.5mg suspension 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
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
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Driving
SAFE
There is no interaction between driving and consuming this drug. So dose alteration is not needed.
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Kidney
CAUTION
Caution should be used in patients with impaired renal function.
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Liver
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for COLISTOP 12.5MG SUSPENSION

Frequently asked questions for Colistin

Q. Is colistin an antibiotic / a bactericidal?
Yes colistin is an antibiotic with bactericidal action
Q. Is colistin broad spectrum antibiotic?
No, colistin belongs to a class of drugs called polymyxin antibiotic
Q. Does colistin cover pseudomonas?
Yes, colistin is effective against pseudomonas.

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