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Kefpime 500mg Injection

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Composition for Kefpime 500mg Injection

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Primary uses of Kefpime 500mg Injection

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10 ml in 1 vial
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Medicine Overview of Kefpime Injection

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Uses of Kefpime Injection

Kefpime 500mg 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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Kefpime Injection side effects

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

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How to use Kefpime Injection

Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer. Kefpime 500mg Injection may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Kefpime Injection works

Kefpime 500mg Injection is an antibiotic. It works by preventing the formation of the bacterial protective covering which is essential for the survival of bacteria in the human body.

In Depth Information on Kefpime Injection

Expert advice for Kefpime Injection

  • Your doctor has prescribed Kefpime 500mg Injection to cure your infection and improve symptoms.
  • Do not skip any doses and finish the full course of treatment even if you feel better.
  • Discontinue Kefpime 500mg 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.
  • If you're on blood thinners, Kefpime 500mg Injection can interact with your medications and increase your bleeding tendencies.
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Kefpime Injection related warnings
Special precautions for Kefpime Injection
Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Kefpime 500mg 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.
Lactation
SAFE
Kefpime 500mg 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 Kefpime 500mg Injection, since it may have possible effects such as rash and diarrhea.
Driving
It is not known whether Kefpime 500mg Injection alters the ability to drive. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react.
Kidney
CAUTION
Kefpime 500mg Injection should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Kefpime 500mg Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
Kefpime 500mg Injection is probably safe to use in patients with liver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Kefpime 500mg Injection may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Kefpime Injection?uses

If you miss a dose of Kefpime 500mg 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.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions about Kefpime Injection

Frequently asked questions about 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
Kefpime 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, Kefpime is not a vesicant drug
Kefpime 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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