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Sudopen 500 mg Injection

Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd

Composition for Sudopen 500 mg Injection

Prescription Required

Primary uses of Sudopen 500 mg Injection

Severe bacterial infections
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Medicine Overview of Sudopen Injection

Uses of Sudopen Injection

Sudopen 500 mg Injection is used in severe bacterial infections. It is used in infections of various body parts like skin and soft tissues, urinary tract, blood, brain and lungs (pneumonia).

Sudopen Injection side effects

Common

Side Effects of Sudopen are Vomiting, Nausea, Injection site reactions (pain, swelling, redness).

How to use Sudopen Injection

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

How Sudopen Injection works

Sudopen 500 mg Injection is an antibiotic. It kills bacteria by preventing them from forming the bacterial protective covering which is needed for them to survive.

In Depth Information on Sudopen Injection

Expert advice for Sudopen Injection

  • Your doctor has prescribed Sudopen 500 mg Injection to cure your infection and improve symptoms.
  • It may cause diarrhea and loose bowel movements. Drink plenty of fluids to keep yourself hydrated and inform your doctor if it becomes persistent or contains blood or mucus.
  • Discontinue Sudopen 500 mg Injection and inform your doctor immediately if you get a rash, itchy skin, swelling of face and mouth, or have difficulty in breathing. 
  • Your doctor may monitor your liver function while taking this medication.
  • Do not skip any doses and finish the full course of treatment even if you feel better. 
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Sudopen Injection related warnings
Special precautions for Sudopen Injection
Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Sudopen 500 mg 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.
Lactation
Sudopen 500 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
It is not known whether Sudopen 500 mg Injection alters the ability to drive. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react.
Kidney
CAUTION
Sudopen 500 mg Injection should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Sudopen 500 mg Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
Sudopen 500 mg Injection is probably safe to use in patients with liver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Sudopen 500 mg Injection may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Sudopen Injection?uses

If you miss a dose of Sudopen 500 mg Injection, please consult your doctor.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions about Sudopen Injection

Frequently asked questions about Doripenem

Q. What is Sudopen used for?
Sudopen is used to treat complicated urinary tract infections including pyelonephritis (inflammation of kidney due to bacterial infections), and complicated bacterial infections of the abdomen. Sudopen is also used to treat some nosocomial infections (infections acquired in the hospital facility) such as nosocomial pneumonia
Q. Does Sudopen cover pseudomonas/ MRSA?
Yes, Sudopen is active against pseudomonas, but not against MRS
Q. How does Sudopen work?
Sudopen belongs to class of medications called carbapenem antimicrobials. It works by arresting the bacterial cell wall synthesis resulting in bacterial cell death.

Severely interacts with other drugs like

Taking Sudopen with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Sudopen with Sodium Valproate
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Sodium Valproate: Valkid, Valprosh, Cylenc SV, SV, Valpip Crono, Elival, Valcontin, Epival, Valparex, Valpar

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