Magnamycin 250mg Injection

Pfizer Ltd

Composition for Magnamycin 250mg Injection

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Primarily used for

1 Injection in 1 vial

Medicine Overview of Magnamycin Injection


Uses of Magnamycin Injection

Magnamycin 250mg 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, ear, bone, blood, abdomen, genital and lungs (pneumonia). It is also used to prevent infections after surgery.

Side effects of Magnamycin Injection


Allergic reaction, Nausea, Diarrhoea.


How to use Magnamycin Injection

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

How Magnamycin Injection works

Magnamycin 250mg Injection is an antibiotic. It kills bacteria by preventing them from forming their own protective covering which is required for their survival in the human body.

In Depth Information on Magnamycin Injection

Expert advice for Magnamycin Injection

  • Your doctor has prescribed Magnamycin 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 Magnamycin 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, Magnamycin can interact with your medications and increase your bleeding tendencies.
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Magnamycin Injection related warnings
Special precautions for Magnamycin Injection
Magnamycin 250mg Injection may cause symptoms such as flushi
ng, increased heartbeat, nausea, thirst, chest pain and low blood pressure with alcohol (Disulfiram reactions).
Magnamycin 250mg 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.
Magnamycin 250mg 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 Magnamycin 250mg Injection, since it may have possible effects such as rash and diarrhea.
Magnamycin 250mg Injection does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Magnamycin 250mg Injection is safe to use in patients with k
idney disease. No dose adjustment of Magnamycin 250mg Injection is recommended.
There is limited information available on the use of Magnamy
cin 250mg Injection in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.

Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Cefoperazone, 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.
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Frequently asked questions about Magnamycin Injection

Frequently asked questions about Cefoperazone

Q. What is cefoperazone sulbactam?
Combination of cefoperazone and sulbactam (beta lactamase inhibitor) are used for the treatment of intra-abdominal infections
No, cefoperazona is not a nephrotoxic drug when given alone, but when given along with aminoglycosides (gentamicin, tobramycin) or other cephalosporins antibiotics, it may increase nephrotoxicity. Please consult your doctor before taking the drug
Magnamycin is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor.

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