Koolistin 3Million IU Injection

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Biocon

Composition for Koolistin 3Million IU Injection

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Primarily used for

Bacterial infections, Serious bacterial infections
1857.13
1 Injection in 1 vial
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Medicine Overview of Koolistin Injection

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Uses of Koolistin Injection

Koolistin 3Million IU Injection is used in the treatment of bacterial infections and serious bacterial infections.
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Side effects of Koolistin Injection

Common

Numbness of tongue, Decreased urination, Allergic reaction, Itching, Application site irritation, Chest tightness, Diarrhoea, Fever, Dizziness, Shortness of breath, Muscle weakness, Stomach upset.

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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 3million iu injection stops the growth of bacteria that cause infections.

In Depth Information on Koolistin Injection

Expert advice for Koolistin Injection

  • Consult your doctor if you have any of the following medical conditions: kidney disease, myasthenia gravis (neuromuscular disease characterized by very weak muscles and unusual tiredness), porphyria (a rare blood pigment disorder that affects skin and other organs) or asthma (difficulty in breathing).
  • Caution should be taken in premature and new-born babies as the kidneys are not fully developed or in children younger than 10 years of age who have diarrhea or an infection of the stomach or bowel.
  • Do not drive or operate heavy machinery because you may feel sleepy or dizzy while being treated with colistimethate.
  • Do not consume alcohol while taking colistimethate as it may worsen the side effects.
  • Tell your doctor if you are or planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Koolistin 3Million 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 3Million IU Injection may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.

Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
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Lactation
Koolistin 3Million 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
Koolistin 3Million IU Injection may make you feel dizzy, dro
wsy or affect your vision. Do not drive until your vision is clear.
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Kidney
Koolistin 3Million IU Injection is probably safe to use in p
atients with kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Koolistin 3Million IU Injection may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
Koolistin 3Million IU Injection is probably safe to use in p
atients with liver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Koolistin 3Million IU Injection may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
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