Medicine Overview of Micon Ointment
Uses of Micon Ointment
Micon Ointment is used in serious bacterial infections.
Side effects of Micon Ointment
Nausea, Vomiting, Seizure.
How to use Micon Ointment
This medicine is for external use only. Use it in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Clean and dry the affected area and gently massage the ointment. Wash your hands after applying, unless hands are the affected area.
How Micon Ointment works
Micon ointment 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 Micon Ointment
Expert advice for Micon Ointment
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.
Special precautions for Micon Ointment
No interaction found
Micon Ointment is probably safe to use during pregnancy.+more
Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor....
Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor.
Micon Ointment is probably safe to use during lactation. Li+more
mited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby....
It is not known whether Micon Ointment alters the ability to+more
drive. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react....
Micon Ointment should be used with caution in patients with+more
kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Micon Ointment may be needed. Please consult your doctor....
Micon Ointment is safe to use in patients with liver disease+more
. No dose adjustment of Micon Ointment is recommended....
Frequently asked questions for Micon NA Ointment
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
Micon is relatively safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor
Yes, Micon 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
Micon may be nephrotoxic, vesicant, and may cause thrombocytopenia. Please consult your doctor if you experience these side effects
Micon 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.
Substitutes for Micon
No substitutes found for this medicine