Kanamac 750mg Injection

Macleods Pharmaceuticals Pvt Ltd

Composition for Kanamac 750mg Injection

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5 ml in 1 vial

Medicine Overview of Kanamac Injection


Uses of Kanamac Injection

Kanamac 750mg Injection is used in the treatment of bacterial infections and tuberculosis.

Side effects of Kanamac Injection


Pain, Diarrhoea, Headache, Hearing loss, Injection site swelling, Nausea, Renal injury, Vomiting.


How to use Kanamac Injection

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

How Kanamac Injection works

Kanamac 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 Kanamac Injection

Expert advice for Kanamac 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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Special precautions for Kanamac 750mg Injection
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Kanamac 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.
Kanamac 750mg Injection is probably safe to use during lacta
tion. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
Kanamac 750mg Injection may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tir
ed, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Kanamac 750mg Injection should be used with caution in patie
nts with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Kanamac 750mg Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
There is limited information available on the use of Kanamac
750mg Injection in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Tenof 300mg Tablet, Tacsant 0.5mg Capsule, Lasix 40mg/4ml Injection, Tacromus 2mg Capsule

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Kanamac 750mg Injection

Frequently asked questions for Kanamycin

Kanamac is a bactericidal (that kills the bacteria) drug
Kanamac is heat stable, sensitive to light and it can degrade
Kanamac 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. Kanamac is injurious to ears. Tell your doctor if you experience any of the symptoms related to your ears
The Kanamac resistance gene has natural origins and is found in Streptomyces Kanamyceticus, a bacteria that is able to produce an enzyme that breaks down the Kanamac antibiotic before the antibiotic can destroy the bacteria.

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