Koolistin 2Million IU Injection

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Biocon

Composition for Koolistin 2Million IU Injection

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Primarily used for

Bacterial infections, Serious bacterial infections
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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 2Million IU 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 2million iu 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 2Million IU 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 2Million IU 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
Koolistin 2Million IU Injection is probably safe to use duri
ng lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
SAFE
Koolistin 2Million IU Injection does not usually affect your ability to drive.
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Kidney
CAUTION
Koolistin 2Million IU Injection should be used with caution
in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Koolistin 2Million IU Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
There is limited information available on the use of Koolist
in 2Million IU Injection in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.
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Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Koolistin 2Million IU 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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