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Efficin 750mg Injection

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Primary uses of Efficin 750mg Injection

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Medicine Overview of Efficin Injection

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Uses of Efficin Injection

Efficin 750mg Injection is used in the treatment of bacterial infections and tuberculosis.
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Efficin Injection side effects

Common

Nausea, Vomiting, Diarrhoea, Skin rash, Hearing loss, Balance disorder (loss of balance).

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How to use Efficin Injection

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

How Efficin Injection works

Efficin 750mg Injection is an antibiotic. It kills bacteria by inhibiting synthesis of essential proteins, required by bacteria to carry out vital functions.

In Depth Information on Efficin Injection

Expert advice for Efficin Injection

  • Before taking kanamycin, tell your doctor if you are allergic to any drugs or if you have kidney disease, asthma or sulfite allergy, or a muscle disorder such as myasthenia gravis or are an elderly with neuromuscular disorder.
  • Continue using kanamycin for the full course of treatment even if you feel better in a few days. This will help clear your infection completely.
  • Kanamycin may cause dizziness which can aggravate with alcohol use. Do not drive, operate machinery, or do anything else that could be dangerous until you know how you react to kanamycin. 
  • Stop using this medicine if you have a serious side effect such as hearing loss, ringing in your ears, spinning sensation, problems with balance, numbness or tingling, muscle twitching, seizure (convulsions), or urinating less than usual or not at all.
  • Before you have any medical or dental treatments, emergency care, or surgery, tell the doctor or dentist that you are using kanamycin.
  • Lab tests, including kidney function, will be required to monitor your therapy. Be sure to keep all doctor and lab appointments.
  • Tell your doctor if you are or planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding.
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Efficin Injection related warnings
Special precautions for Efficin Injection
Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Efficin 750mg 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.
Lactation
Efficin 750mg Injection is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
Efficin 750mg Injection may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Kidney
CAUTION
Efficin 750mg Injection should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Efficin 750mg Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
There is limited information available on the use of Efficin 750mg Injection in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Efficin Injection?uses

If you miss a dose of Efficin 750mg Injection, please consult your doctor.

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Frequently asked questions about Efficin Injection

Frequently asked questions about Kanamycin

Efficin is a bactericidal (that kills the bacteria) drug
Efficin is heat stable, sensitive to light and it can degrade
Efficin is mainly used against gram negative bacteria
Q. Is kanamycin a tetracycline?
No. Kanamycin is not a tetracycline. It belongs to a group of medicines called aminoglycosides
Yes. Efficin is injurious to ears. Tell your doctor if you experience any of the symptoms related to your ears
The Efficin resistance gene has natural origins and is found in Streptomyces Kanamyceticus, a bacteria that is able to produce an enzyme that breaks down the Efficin antibiotic before the antibiotic can destroy the bacteria.

Severely interacts with other drugs like

Taking Efficin with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Efficin with Digoxin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Digoxin: Digon, Cardioxin, Lanoxin, Sangoxin, Digitran, Digoxin, Celoxin, Dixin
Efficin with Penicillin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Penicillin: Strepto Erbazide, F.P.P
Efficin with Adefovir
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Adefovir: Adesera, Adheb, Adfovir
Efficin with Tenofovir
SERIOUS
Efficin with Abacavir
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Abacavir: Abamune, A-Bec, Virol
Efficin with Zidovudine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Zidovudine: Zidohope, Zilion, Zidovex L Plus E, Zidovex, Viro Z, Zidine, Zidovir, Ziddivir, Zidomax
Efficin with Stavudine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Stavudine: Stavir, Stahope, Stadin, Virostav, Stavex
Efficin with Lamivudine
SERIOUS
Efficin with Didanosine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Didanosine: Dinex EC, Dinosin, Virosine DR
Medicines with composition Penicillin V / Phenoxymethyl penicillin: Kaypen
Efficin with Minodronic acid
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Minodronic acid: Minoshine-M, Minodrone
Efficin with Ibandronic Acid
SERIOUS
Efficin with Furosemide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Furosemide: Frussenex, Fru, Lasix, Frusamide, Frusenex, Lasix HD, Urix, Furoped, Laxide, Frusenat, Lasipen
Efficin with Telbivudine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Telbivudine: Telbihep, Sebivo
Efficin with Etidronate
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Etidronate: Etifem, Disonate
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Benzathine penicillin G: Benzathine, Pencom
Efficin with Entecavir
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Entecavir: Entehep, Frithvir, X Vir, Enteca, Cronivir, Entavir, Alentos, Hepalo, Entaliv, Baraclude, Encure, Encarvir, Entarica
Efficin with Alendronic Acid
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Alendronic Acid: Alendrate, Alenost, Bifosa, Zophost, Stoplos A Plus, Gatofos, Rafomax, Alenfos, Restofos, Osteofos
Efficin with Risedronate
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Risedronate: Osedrate, Bone C Fos, Actonel, Gemfos, Risoweek, Fossical, Risofos
Efficin with Indomethacin
SERIOUS
Efficin with Pamidronate
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Pamidronate: Aredronet, Biodronate, Pamidria, Aredia, Bonapam, Cedroin, Pamidro
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