Koolistin 2000000IU Injection

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Biocon

Composition for Koolistin 2000000iu Injection

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Primarily used for

Bacterial infections, Serious bacterial infections
Potentiallyunsafewith
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Pregnancy
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Kidney
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₹1450.0/Injection
1 Injection in 1 vial
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Medicine Overview of Koolistin Injection

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Uses of Koolistin Injection

Koolistin 2000000IU Injection is used in the treatment of Bacterial infections and Serious bacterial infections.
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Side effects of Koolistin Injection

Common

Nausea, Nephrotoxicity, Neurotoxicity, Peripheral neuropathy (tingling and numbness of feet and hand), Acute tubular necrosis, Confusion, Dizziness, Muscle weakness, Renal injury, Respiratory distress, Secondary infections, Visual impairment, Vomiting.

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How to use Koolistin Injection

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

How Koolistin Injection works

Koolistin 2000000iu injection stops the growth of bacteria that cause infections.

In Depth Information on Koolistin Injection

Expert advice for Koolistin Injection

  • You may be regularly monitored for serum creatinine and blood urea nitrogen while on colstin treatment.
  • Use with caution if you have porphyria (a rare blood pigment disorder that affects kidney) or kidney disease.
  • Tell your doctor if you are or planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Koolistin 2000000IU Injection
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Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Koolistin 2000000IU 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.
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Lactation
CAUTION
Koolistin 2000000IU Injection should be used with caution du
ring lactation. Breast feeding should be held until the treatment of the mother is completed and the drug is eliminated from her body.
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Driving
SAFE
Koolistin 2000000IU Injection does not usually affect your ability to drive.
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Kidney
UNSAFE
Koolistin 2000000IU Injection is probably unsafe to use in patients with kidney disease and should be avoided. Please consult your doctor.

Caution should be used in patients with impaired renal function.
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Liver
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Koolistin 2000000iu Injection

Frequently asked questions for Colistin

Yes Koolistin is an antibiotic with bactericidal action
No, Koolistin belongs to a class of drugs called polymyxin antibiotic
Yes, Koolistin is effective against pseudomonas.

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