Taxipime-TZ Injection

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Introduction

Taxipime-TZ Injection is a combination of two antibiotics. It is prescribed to treat various types of bacterial infections. It fights against the infection by preventing the growth of microorganisms.

Taxipime-TZ Injection should only be administered under the supervision of a healthcare professional. Do not miss any scheduled appointments for taking this medicine. The course of the medicine should be completed even if you feel better.

The common side effects of this medicine are nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, rashes, etc. You may also experience injection site redness, swelling, and pain that goes away with time. If any of the side effects get aggravated, you must consult your doctor immediately. If you experience any allergic reaction (rashes, itching, swelling, shortness of breath, etc.), you must seek immediate medical help.

Before taking this medicine, you should tell your doctor if you are taking any medicines for any health condition. Pregnant or breastfeeding women should also consult with their doctor before taking it. Avoid drinking alcohol as it can cause excessive drowsiness with this medicine. It usually does not impair your ability to drive, but you should not drive if it makes you feel sleepy or dizzy.

Uses of Taxipime-TZ Injection

Benefits of Taxipime-TZ Injection

In Bacterial infections

Taxipime-TZ Injection contains two different medicines, Cefepime and Tazobactum, that work together to kill the bacteria that cause infections. Cefipime works by stopping the growth of bacteria. Tazobactum reduces resistance and enhances the activity of Cefipime against bacteria.
Taxipime-TZ Injection can be used to treat many different bacterial infections. This medicine usually makes you feel better within a few days, but you should continue taking it as prescribed even when you feel better to make sure that all bacteria are killed and do not become resistant.

Side effects of Taxipime-TZ Injection

Most side effects do not require any medical attention and disappear as your body adjusts to the medicine. Consult your doctor if they persist or if you’re worried about them

Common side effects of Taxipime-TZ

  • Diarrhea
  • Injection site reaction
  • Injection site pain
  • Injection site inflammation
  • Allergic reaction
  • Rash

How to use Taxipime-TZ Injection

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

How Taxipime-TZ Injection works

Taxipime-TZ Injection is a combination of two medicines: Cefepime and Tazobactum. Cefepime is an antibiotic. It works by preventing the formation of the bacterial protective covering which is essential for the survival of bacteria in the human body. Tazobactum is a beta-lactamase inhibitor which blocks the action of enzymes produced by bacteria to inactivate cefepime. Addition of Tazobactum reduces resistance and enhances the activity of Cefepime against bacteria.

Safety Advice

Alcohol
SAFE
Consuming alcohol with Taxipime-TZ Injection does not cause any harmful side effects.
Pregnancy
SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
Taxipime-TZ Injection is generally considered safe to use during pregnancy. Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effects to the developing baby; however, there are limited human studies.
Breastfeeding
SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
Taxipime-TZ Injection is safe to use during breastfeeding. Human studies suggest that the drug does not pass into the breastmilk in a significant amount and is not harmful to the baby.
Driving
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
It is not known whether Taxipime-TZ Injection alters the ability to drive. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react.
Kidney
CAUTION
Taxipime-TZ Injection should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Taxipime-TZ Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
Taxipime-TZ Injection is probably safe to use in patients with liver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Taxipime-TZ Injection may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.

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Quick Tips

  • You have been prescribed this combination medicine to treat bacterial infections, even if they have developed resistance.
  • Finish the full course of treatment even if you feel better. Stopping it early may make the infection to come back and harder to treat.
  • Talk to your doctor if you notice bloody stools or develop abdominal cramps.
  • Inform your doctor immediately if you develop an itchy rash, swelling of the face, throat or tongue or breathing difficulties while taking it.

Fact Box

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Therapeutic Class
ANTI INFECTIVES

Patient Concerns

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Feeling stomach upset for last 3 days no loose motions at all but the motions are frequent Need to use toilet for 6-7 times a day Plz help me
Dr. Sonu Balhara Ahlawat
Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Can take norflox TZ
My stomach is aching since morning I took nflox tz
Dr. Sunil Sekhri
Diabetology
get stool tested for Ova and cyst
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FAQs

Q. How long does Taxipime-TZ Injection takes to work?

Usually, Taxipime-TZ Injection starts working soon after taking it. However, it may take some days to kill all the harmful bacteria and make you feel better.

Q. What if I don't get better after using Taxipime-TZ Injection?

Inform your doctor if you don't feel better after finishing the full course of treatment. Also, inform him if your symptoms are getting worse while using this medicine.

Q. Can I stop taking Taxipime-TZ Injection when I feel better?

No, do not stop taking Taxipime-TZ Injection and complete the full course of treatment even if you feel better. Your symptoms may improve before the infection is completely cured.

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References

  1. Zuventus Healthcare. Cefepime+Tazobactum. [Accessed 09 Apr. 2019] (online) Available from:External Link
  2. Ciplamed. Cefepime+Tazobactum. [Accessed 09 Apr. 2019] (online) Available from:External Link
  3. Cefepime. Deerfield, Ilinois: Baxter Healthcare Corporation; 1996. [Accessed 10 Apr. 2019] (online) Available from:External Link
  4. PubChem. Tazobactum. [Accessed 09 Apr. 2019] (online) Available from:External Link

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210 Kale chamber, Bhahukale Lane, Raopura Vadodara, Gujarat India-390001
Country of Origin: India

Expires on or after: June, 2021

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