NOVAPIME 1GM INJECTION

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Lupin Ltd

Composition for NOVAPIME 1GM INJECTION

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Primarily used for

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Kidney
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₹21.6/injection
10 ML in 1 vial
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Substitutes for NOVAPIME INJECTION

VEGAPIME 1GM INJECTION
Khandelwal Laboratories Pvt Ltd
₹16.0/ML of injection
save 26%
SCUD 1GM INJECTION
Zuventus Healthcare Ltd
₹24.64/ML of injection
14% costlier
CACHEPIME 1GM INJECTION
Cachet Pharmaceuticals Pvt Ltd
₹133.03/injection
516% costlier
CEFEPRIME 1GM INJECTION
Veritaz Healthcare Ltd
₹135.0/injection
525% costlier
ENPIME 1GM INJECTION
Shrinivas Gujarat Laboratories Pvt Ltd
₹142.86/injection
561% costlier

Medicine Overview of NOVAPIME INJECTION

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Uses of NOVAPIME INJECTION

Novapime 1gm injection is used in the treatment of bacterial infections.
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Side effects of NOVAPIME INJECTION

Common

Nausea, Headache, Rash, Vomiting, Fever, Itching, Diarrhoea.

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How to use NOVAPIME INJECTION

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

How NOVAPIME INJECTION works

Novapime 1gm 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 required strength to the bacterial cell wall for the survival of the bacteria in the human body.

In Depth Information on NOVAPIME INJECTION

Expert advice for NOVAPIME INJECTION

  • Do not start or continue the cefepime and consult your doctor if you have kidney, liver or blood clotting disorder, stomach or bowel problems, poor nutrition, or if you are taking drugs like aminoglycosides (e.g. gentamycin) and diuretics (e.g. furosemide).
  • Caution should be taken when given to the children < 2 months old or to patients with diabetes as it may affect the results for urine glucose tests.
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Warnings
Special precautions for NOVAPIME 1GM INJECTION
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Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Novapime 1gm 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
SAFE
Novapime 1gm injection is probably safe to use during breastfeeding. Please consult your doctor.
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Driving
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
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Kidney
CAUTION
Caution should be advised in patients with renal impairment.
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Liver
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.

Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Cefepime, 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.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for NOVAPIME 1GM INJECTION

Frequently asked questions for Cefepime

Q. Is cefepime beta lactam, penicillin, or sulfa drug?
Cefepime does not contain sulfa and is not a penicillin drug. It is a beta lactam cephalosporin antibiotic
Q. Is cefepime broad spectrum bacteriostatic or bactericidal?
Cefepime is a broad spectrum bactericidal antibiotic
Q. Is cefepime compatible with lactated ringer's, normal saline, or vancomycin?
Cefepime is compatible with lactated ringer's or normal saline. Solutions of cefepime should not be added to vancomycin. However, if concurrent therapy with cefepime is indicated, vancomycin can be administered separately. Please consult your doctor before taking the drug
Q. Is cefepime a vesicant?
No, cefepime is not a vesicant drug
Q. What organisms does cefepime cover?
Cefepime is mainly effective against methicillin-sensitive Staphylococcus aureus (mssa), gram-negative bacteria, klebsiella, Group B streptococci but not effective against enterococcus, methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (mrsa), or anaerobes such as mycoplasma.
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