Merosure 125mg Kit

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Alkem Laboratories Ltd

Composition for Merosure 125mg Injection

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Primarily used for

Serious bacterial infections
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Medicine Overview of Merosure Injection

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Uses of Merosure Injection

Merosure 125mg Kit is used in serious bacterial infections
It is used in infections of various body parts like skin and soft tissues, urinary tract, blood, brain and lungs (pneumonia).
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Side effects of Merosure Injection

Common

Nausea, Vomiting, Seizure.

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How to use Merosure Injection

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

How Merosure Injection works

Merosure 125mg kit 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 Merosure Injection

Expert advice for Merosure 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 Merosure 125mg Kit
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Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Merosure 125mg Kit 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
Merosure 125mg Kit is probably safe to use during lactation.
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 Merosure 125mg Kit alters the abilit
y to drive. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react.
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Kidney
CAUTION
Merosure 125mg Kit should be used with caution in patients w
ith kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Merosure 125mg Kit may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
SAFE
Merosure 125mg Kit is safe to use in patients with liver dis
ease. No dose adjustment of Merosure 125mg Kit is recommended.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Encorate Syrup, Diovat XR 250mg Tablet, Diovat XR 500mg Tablet, Epsoval 300mg Tablet XR

Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Meropenem, please consult your doctor.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Merosure 125mg 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
Merosure is relatively safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor
Yes, Merosure 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
Merosure may be nephrotoxic, vesicant, and may cause thrombocytopenia. Please consult your doctor if you experience these side effects
Merosure 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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