Meromer 250mg Injection

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Orchid Chemicals & Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Composition for Meromer 250mg Injection

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Primarily used for

Serious bacterial infections
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₹20.5/Injection
30 ml in 1 vial
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Medicine Overview of Meromer Injection

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Uses of Meromer Injection

Meromer 250mg Injection is used in serious bacterial infections.
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Side effects of Meromer Injection

Common

Nausea, Vomiting, Seizure.

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How to use Meromer Injection

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

How Meromer Injection works

Meromer 250mg injection is an antibiotic. It kills the bacteria by attacking their cell wall. Specifically, it prevents the synthesis of a substance in the cell wall called peptidoglycan, which provides the cell wall with the strength required for survival of bacteria in human body.

In Depth Information on Meromer Injection

Expert advice for Meromer Injection

Meropenem is given as an injection directly into a vein by a doctor or nurse using water for injections or a suitable infusion fluid. Do not start or continue the meropenem and consult your doctor:
  • If you have kidney or liver problems.
  • If you have a history of seizures or central nervous system problems (e.g. brain lesions).
  • If you experience severe and persistent diarrhea after taking antibiotics.
  • If you are taking other drugs like probenecid, valproic acid, or oral anticoagulants like warfarin.
  • If you are pregnant, planning to become pregnant or breastfeeding.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Meromer 250mg Injection
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Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Meromer 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.
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Lactation
Meromer 250mg Injection is probably safe to use during lacta
tion. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
It is not known whether Meromer 250mg Injection alters the a
bility to drive. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react.
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Kidney
CAUTION
Meromer 250mg Injection should be used with caution in patie
nts with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Meromer 250mg Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
SAFE
Meromer 250mg Injection is safe to use in patients with live
r disease. No dose adjustment of Meromer 250mg Injection is recommended.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Encorate Syrup, Valox 500mg Tablet CR, Encorate 200mg Tablet, Valprol Syrup

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Meromer 250mg Injection

Frequently asked questions for 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
Meromer is relatively safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor
Yes, Meromer 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
Meromer may be nephrotoxic, vesicant, and may cause thrombocytopenia. Please consult your doctor if you experience these side effects
Meromer 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.
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