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I Tax 2000 mg Injection


Overview

Introduction of I Tax Injection

I Tax 2000 mg Injection is an antibiotic belonging to the cephalosporin group, which is used to treat bacterial infections in your body. It is effective in infections of the brain (e.g., meningitis), lungs (e.g., pneumonia), ear, urinary tract, skin & soft tissues, bones & joints, blood and heart.

I Tax 2000 mg Injection is also used to prevent infections after surgery. It fights the infection by killing bacteria. This helps to improve your symptoms and cure the underlying infection. It is given as a drip (intravenous infusion) or as an injection directly into a vein or a muscle under the supervision of a healthcare professional. Your doctor will decide the correct dose for you. You should use this medicine regularly at evenly spaced intervals as per the schedule prescribed by your doctor. Do not skip any doses and finish the full course of treatment even if you feel better. Stopping the medicine too early may lead to the infection returning or worsening.

The most common side effects of this medicine include diarrhoea, rash, and changes in liver function tests and blood counts. Some people may develop temporary redness or pain at the site of injection. These side effects are usually mild but let your doctor know if they bother you or last more than a few days.

Before taking it, you should let your doctor know if you are allergic to any antibiotics or have any kidney or liver problems. You should also let your healthcare team know all other medicines you are taking as they may affect, or be affected by this medicine. Pregnant and breastfeeding women should consult their doctor before using it.

Uses of I Tax Injection

I Tax Injection side effects

Common
  • Rash
  • Abnormal liver function tests
  • Diarrhea

How to use I Tax Injection

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

How I Tax Injection works

I Tax 2000 mg Injection is an antibiotic. It kills bacteria by preventing them from forming the bacterial protective covering (cell wall) which is needed for them to survive.

I Tax Injection related warnings

Alcohol
SAFE
Consuming alcohol with I Tax 2000 mg Injection does not cause any harmful side effects.
Pregnancy
SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
I Tax 2000 mg Injection is safe to use during pregnancy. Most studies have shown low or no risk to the developing baby.
Lactation
CAUTION
I Tax 2000 mg Injection should be used with caution during breatfeeding. Breastfeeding should be held until the treatment of the mother is completed and the drug is eliminated from her body.
Driving
UNSAFE
I Tax 2000 mg Injection may decrease alertness, affect your vision or make you feel sleepy and dizzy. Do not drive if these symptoms occur.
Kidney
SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
I Tax 2000 mg Injection is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of I Tax 2000 mg Injection is recommended.
However, inform your doctor if you have any underlying kidney disease.
Liver
CAUTION
I Tax 2000 mg Injection should be used with caution in patients with severe liver disease. Dose adjustment of I Tax 2000 mg Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Dose adjustment of I Tax 2000 mg Injection is not recommended in patients with mild to moderate liver disease.

What if you miss a dose of I Tax Injection?

If you miss a dose of I Tax 2000 mg Injection, 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.

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Expert Advice

  • Your doctor has prescribed I Tax 2000 mg Injection 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 I Tax 2000 mg Injection 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.

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to I Tax

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I suffering from bacterial infections in my shaving area or too much acne problem.
Dr. Atul Jain
Skin Specialist
Fudic cream twice a day
I had faced an accident before a year and due to that I dameged my left eye cornea. And after some months doctor found bacterial infection. And sinces then I am treating for it. Now problem is bacterial infections has been stuck beteween layers according to doctor. And thats its get control for while and again gets active. And due to that my scar in eyes have also been fat. My vision right now is around 50% bur not clear whitness vision due to scar in centre of eye. Docot are suggesting for cornea transplant but still waiting. I dont know why. So what should I do? Should o go for transplant.
Dr. Vishal Arora
Eye Specialist
If the infection is not going then transplant will be an option. But the way you have described it, it may not be infection but something else. There will always be a difference between what patient describes to what has been told by the doctor. Please consult your doctor. Cannot advise without examination
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FAQs

Q. How long does I Tax takes to work?

Usually, I Tax starts working soon after taking it. However, it may take some days to kill all the harmful bacteria and make you feel better.

Q. What if I don't get better after using I Tax?

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.

Q. For how long does I Tax stay in the body?

Usually, I Tax stays in the body for around 2 days after completely stopping the medicine.

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References
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