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Polyxx 500000IU Injection

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Composition for Polyxx 500000IU Injection

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Primary uses of Polyxx 500000IU Injection

MRP
750
1 Injection in 1 vial
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Medicine Overview of Polyxx Injection

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Uses of Polyxx Injection

Polyxx 500000IU Injection is used in the treatment of bacterial infections.
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Polyxx Injection side effects

Common

Nephrotoxicity, Neurotoxicity, Anaphylactic reaction, Shortness of breath, Exanthema, Fever, Increased white blood cell count (eosinophils), Tachycardia, Urticaria.

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How to use Polyxx Injection

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

How Polyxx Injection works

Polyxx 500000IU Injection is an antibiotic. It kills bacteria by destroying the bacterial cell membrane.

In Depth Information on Polyxx Injection

Expert advice for Polyxx Injection

  • The injectable form of this drug is given only to hospitalized patients and under medical supervision.
  • You may get diarrhea after taking the injection. This usually settles as the course id completed. Consult your doctor if the diarrhea persists or worsens.
  • Consult your doctor if you get watery or bloody stools after completing the course.
  • Do not take polymyxin B if you are allergic to polymyxin B or any of the other ingredients of the drops or ointment.
  • Do baseline kidney function test before starting the medicine.
  • Consult your doctor before taking polymyxin B eye ointment/ drops: If you are taking herbal drugs or eye drops. If you are applying any non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) or steroids. If you wear contact lenses. If you have thinning of the eye tissue. If you have diabetes.
  • Women who are pregnant or breast feeding should consult the doctor on taking this medication.
  • Eye pressure should be regularly checked in patients taking the eye ointment /drops especially in children.
  • Do not drive or use machines immediately after using the drops/ointment  as it may cause blurred vision.
  • If you wear contact lenses, then remove them before applying the drops/ointment  and wear them only after 15 min.
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Polyxx Injection related warnings
Special precautions for Polyxx Injection
Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Polyxx 500000IU Injection may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.
Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
Polyxx 500000IU 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
Polyxx 500000IU Injection may cause blurring of your vision for a short time just after its use. Do not drive until your vision is clear.
Kidney
There is limited information available on the use of Polyxx 500000IU Injection in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
There is limited information available on the use of Polyxx 500000IU Injection in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.

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Frequently asked questions about Polyxx Injection

Frequently asked questions about Polymyxin B

Q. Is polymyxin B an antibiotic/sulpha drug/penicillin?
Polymyxin B belongs to a class of medication called antibiotics. It is not a sulpha drug/penicillin
Polyxx is bactericidal i.e. it kills bacteria
Polyxx does expire and should not be used beyond the expiry date
Polyxx is not used to treat pink eye or conjunctivitis
Q. Does it treat sties?
It is not used for the treatment of sties in the eyes
It is not considered to be safe for infants.
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