Epime 1gm Injection

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Composition for Epime 1gm Injection

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1 Injection in 1 vial
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Medicine Overview of Epime Injection

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Uses of Epime Injection

Epime 1gm Injection is used in the treatment of bacterial infections
It is used for short-term treatment of bacterial infections of urinary tract, skin and soft-tissue, blood, abdomen, genital and lungs (pneumonia). It is also used to prevent infections after surgery.
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Side effects of Epime Injection

Common

Rash, Itching, Nausea, Vomiting, Headache, Fever, Diarrhoea.

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How to use Epime Injection

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

How Epime Injection works

Epime 1gm injection is an antibiotic. It kills bacteria by preventing them from forming their own protective covering which is required for their survival in the human body.

In Depth Information on Epime Injection

Expert advice for Epime Injection

  • Make sure you complete the course even if you start to feel better.
  • Discontinue Epime 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.
  • If you're on blood thinners, Epime can interact with your medications and increase your bleeding tendencies.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Epime 1gm Injection
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Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Epime 1gm Injection is probably safe to use during pregnancy.

Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor.
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Lactation
SAFE
Epime 1gm Injection is safe to use during lactation. Human studies have shown that either the drug does not pass into the breastmilk in significant amount or is not expected to cause toxicity to the baby.

Avoid prolonged use of Epime 1gm Injection, since it may have possible effects such as rash and diarrhea.
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Driving
It is not known whether Epime 1gm Injection alters the abili
ty to drive. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react.
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Kidney
CAUTION
Epime 1gm Injection should be used with caution in patients
with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Epime 1gm Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
Epime 1gm Injection is probably safe to use in patients with
liver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Epime 1gm Injection may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
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Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Cefepime, 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.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Epime 1gm Injection

Frequently asked questions for Cefepime

Q. Is cefepime beta lactam, penicillin, or sulfa drug?
Cefepime does not contain sulfa and is not a penicillin drug. It is a beta lactam cephalosporin antibiotic
Epime is a broad spectrum bactericidal antibiotic
Q. Is cefepime compatible with lactated ringer's, normal saline, or vancomycin?
Cefepime is compatible with lactated ringer's or normal saline. Solutions of cefepime should not be added to vancomycin. However, if concurrent therapy with cefepime is indicated, vancomycin can be administered separately. Please consult your doctor before taking the drug
No, Epime is not a vesicant drug
Epime is mainly effective against methicillin-sensitive Staphylococcus aureus (mssa), gram-negative bacteria, klebsiella, Group B streptococci but not effective against enterococcus, methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (mrsa), or anaerobes such as mycoplasma.
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