Medicine Overview of Kancin Injection
Side Effects of Kancin are Hearing loss, Balance disorder (loss of balance), Injection site pain, Renal disorder.
Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.
Kancin 1 gm Injection is an antibiotic. It stops bacterial growth by preventing synthesis of essential proteins required by bacteria to carry out vital functions.
In Depth Information on Kancin 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.
Kancin Injection related warnings
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Kancin 1 gm 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.
Kancin 1 gm Injection is probably safe to use during lactation.
Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
Kancin 1 gm Injection may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Kancin 1 gm Injection should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Kancin 1 gm Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
There is limited information available on the use of Kancin 1 gm Injection in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.
If you miss a dose of Kancin 1 gm Injection, please consult your doctor.
Frequently asked questions about Kancin Injection
Q. Is Kancin bacteriostatic or bactericidal?
Kancin is a bactericidal (that kills the bacteria) drug
Q. Is Kancin heat stable or heat sensitive, light sensitive or does it degrade?
Kancin is heat stable, sensitive to light and it can degrade
Q. Does Kancin kill yeast/e-coli/bacteria/cells/plants?
Kancin 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
Q. Is Kancin injurious to ears (ototoxic)?
Yes. Kancin is injurious to ears. Tell your doctor if you experience any of the symptoms related to your ears
Q. How does Kancin resistance gene work?
The Kancin resistance gene has natural origins and is found in Streptomyces Kanamyceticus, a bacteria that is able to produce an enzyme that breaks down the Kancin antibiotic before the antibiotic can destroy the bacteria.
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Taking Kancin with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
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