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Tgkem 50mg Injection

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Composition for Tgkem 50mg Injection

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Primarily used for

Serious bacterial infections
1 ml in 1 vial

Medicine Overview of Tgkem Injection


Uses of Tgkem Injection

Tgkem 50mg Injection is used in the treatment of serious bacterial infections.

Tgkem Injection side effects


Nausea, Vomiting, Diarrhoea.


How to use Tgkem Injection

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

How Tgkem Injection works

Tgkem 50mg Injection is an antibiotic. It stops bacterial growth by inhibiting synthesis of essential proteins, which are required by bacteria to carry out vital functions.

In Depth Information on Tgkem Injection

Expert advice for Tgkem Injection

  • Your doctor has prescribed Tgkem to cure your infection and improve symptoms.
  • Take Tgkem with food and plenty of fluids to avoid an upset stomach and acid reflux.
  • Do not skip any doses and finish the full course of treatment even if you feel better.
  • Do not take calcium, antacids or iron at least 2 hours before or 6 hours after taking Tgkem.
  • Discontinue Tgkem and inform your doctor immediately if you get a rash, itchy skin, swelling of face and mouth, or have difficulty in breathing.
  • Diarrhea may occur as a side effect but should stop when your course is complete. Inform your doctor if it doesn't stop or if you find blood in your stools.
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Tgkem Injection related warnings
Special precautions for Tgkem Injection
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Tgkem 50mg Injection is unsafe to use during pregnancy.

There is positive evidence of human fetal risk, but the benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk, for example in life-threatening situations. Please consult your doctor.
Tgkem 50mg Injection is probably unsafe to use during lactat
ion. Limited human data suggest that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
Tgkem 50mg Injection may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired,
or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Tgkem 50mg Injection is safe to use in patients with kidney
disease. No dose adjustment of Tgkem 50mg Injection is recommended.
Tgkem 50mg Injection should be used with caution in patients
with severe liver disease. Dose adjustment of Tgkem 50mg Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Barbinol 20mg/5ml Syrup, Sucramal Suspension, Gardenal 30mg Tablet, Sufrate O Suspension

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Frequently asked questions about Tgkem Injection

Frequently asked questions about Tigecycline

Q. Is tigecycline a tetracycline?
Yes, Tigecycline is a tetracycline antibiotic
Tgkem is bacteriostatic. It is not a nephrotoxic or bactericidal
Tgkem is used to treat various types of infections such as complicated skin and skin structure infections, complicated intra-abdominal infections, community-acquired bacterial pneumonia
Yes, Tgkem covers MSRA, anaerobes, VRE, C diff
Tgkem works by preventing the bacteria from multiplying.

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