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Meromac 1 gm Injection

Macleods Pharmaceuticals Pvt Ltd

Composition for Meromac 1 gm Injection

Prescription Required

Primary uses of Meromac 1 gm Injection

Severe bacterial infections
MRP
646
1 Injection in 1 vial
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Medicine Overview of Meromac Injection

Uses of Meromac Injection

Meromac 1 gm Injection is used in severe bacterial infections. It is used in infections of various body parts like skin and soft tissues, urinary tract, blood, brain and lungs (pneumonia).

Meromac Injection side effects

Common

Side Effects of Meromac are Injection site reactions (pain, swelling, redness), Vomiting, Nausea.

How to use Meromac Injection

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

How Meromac Injection works

Meromac 1 gm Injection is an antibiotic. It kills bacteria by preventing them from forming the bacterial protective covering which is needed for them to survive.

In Depth Information on Meromac Injection

Expert advice for Meromac Injection

  • Your doctor has prescribed Meromac 1 gm Injection to cure your infection and improve symptoms.
  • It may cause diarrhea and loose bowel movements. Drink plenty of fluids to keep yourself hydrated and inform your doctor if it becomes persistent or contains blood or mucus.
  • Discontinue Meromac 1 gm Injection and inform your doctor immediately if you get a rash, itchy skin, swelling of face and mouth, or have difficulty in breathing. 
  • Your doctor may monitor your liver function while taking this medication.
  • Do not skip any doses and finish the full course of treatment even if you feel better. 
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Meromac Injection related warnings
Special precautions for Meromac Injection
Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Meromac 1 gm 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
Meromac 1 gm Injection is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
It is not known whether Meromac 1 gm Injection alters the ability to drive. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react.
Kidney
CAUTION
Meromac 1 gm Injection should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Meromac 1 gm Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
SAFE
Meromac 1 gm Injection is safe to use in patients with liver disease. No dose adjustment of Meromac 1 gm Injection is recommended.

What if you miss a dose of Meromac Injection?uses

If you miss a dose of Meromac 1 gm Injection, please consult your doctor.

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Frequently asked questions about Meromac Injection

Frequently asked questions about Meropenem

Q. Is meropenem a penicillin, cephalosporin, or beta lactam drug?
Meropenem is not a penicillin or cephalosporin drug. It is a carbapenem beta-lactam antibiotic
Q. Is Meromac safe?
Meromac is relatively safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor
Q. Is Meromac dialyzable?
Yes, Meromac is dialyzable
Q. Is meropenem compatible with vancomycin, or potassium?
Meropenem may be compatible with potassium or vancomycin. Please consult your doctor before taking the drug
Q. Is Meromac nephrotoxic, vesicant or cause thrombocytopenia?
Meromac may be nephrotoxic, vesicant, and may cause thrombocytopenia. Please consult your doctor if you experience these side effects
Q. What organisms does Meromac cover?
Meromac is active against gram-positive and gram-negative bacteria, aerobes as well as anaerobes. It is effective against enterococcus, streptococcus, and methicillin-sensitive Staphylococcus aureus (MSSA), but not effective against listeria or methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus.

Severely interacts with other drugs like

Taking Meromac with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Meromac with Probenecid
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Probenecid: Bencid
Meromac with Valproic Acid
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