Sonocid 400 mg Injection


Overview

Uses of Sonocid Injection
Sonocid 400 mg Injection is used in the treatment of severe bacterial infections.
Sonocid Injection side effects
Common
  • Injection site reactions (pain, swelling, redness)
  • Fever
  • Itching
  • Skin rash
How to use Sonocid Injection
Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.
How Sonocid Injection works
Sonocid 400 mg Injection is an antibiotic. It kills bacteria by preventing them from forming the bacterial protective covering which is needed for them to survive.
Sonocid Injection related warnings
Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Sonocid 400 mg 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
Sonocid 400 mg 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
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.
You may have headaches or feel dizzy while being treated with Sonocid 400 mg Injection. If this happens, do not drive.
Kidney
CAUTION
Sonocid 400 mg Injection should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Sonocid 400 mg Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
Sonocid 400 mg Injection is probably safe to use in patients with liver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Sonocid 400 mg Injection may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.

Alternate Brands

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Expert Advice

  • Do not take teicoplanin if you are allergic (hypersensitive) to vancomycin, teicoplanin or any of the other ingredients of teicoplanin formulation.
  • Do not take teicoplanin if you have red man syndrome; low platelet count in the blood (thrombocytopenia); kidney problem.
  • Avoid using teicoplanin if you are pregnant or breast feeding.
  • Do not drive or operate machinery after taking teicoplanin because you may feel drowsy.
  • Do the blood tests for complete blood cell count at regular intervals.
  • Do not prolong the use of teicoplanin.

FAQs

Q. Is teicoplanin a penicillin or does it contain penicillin?
No, teicoplanin is not penicillin and it does not contain penicillin
Q. Is Sonocid nephrotoxic?
It is nephrotoxic in patients with kidney problem and in those receiving Sonocid concurrently with other medicinal products having nephrotoxic potential (eg. aminoglycosides, cisplatin).Patient should follow the advice of doctor regarding its use
Q. Is teicoplanin safe in penicillin allergy?
Yes, it is safe in penicillin allergy
Q. What is Sonocid used for?
Sonocid is used to treat infections of skin and soft tissues, bones and joints, lung (pneumonia), urinary tract, inner layer of the heart called endocardium, peritonitis associated with continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis (CAPD). Sonocid is also used as an alternative oral treatment for Clostridium difficile infection-associated diarrhea and colitis
Q. How does Sonocid work?
It is antibacterial medicine and works by killing the bacteria that causes infections.
Related Lab Tests
Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 16th Jul 2018.
The medicine details are for information purpose only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicine.
Manufacturer/Marketer Address
Roop Nagar, Delhi
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