Tgkem 50mg Kit

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Alkem Laboratories Ltd

Composition for Tgkem 50mg Injection

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Primarily used for

Serious bacterial infections
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₹3199.0/Injection
1 ml in 1 vial
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Medicine Overview of Tgkem Injection

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Uses of Tgkem Injection

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

Common

Nausea, Rash, Photosensitivity, Vomiting, Loss of appetite, Haemolytic anemia, Diarrhoea, Urticaria.

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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 kit 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

  • Use in children (younger than 8 years old) with extreme caution as it can cause permanent yellowing or graying of the teeth.
  • Use necessary precautions (such as a condom, diaphragm, spermicide) to avoid pregnancy while using tigecycline.
  • Do not drive or operate machinery as tigecycline may cause dizziness.
  • Avoid exposure to sunlight as tigecycline may cause increased sensitivity to sunlight.
  • Seek immediate medical attention if you have itching, hives, hoarseness, trouble breathing, trouble swallowing, or any swelling of your hands, face, or mouth after you receive this medicine.
  • Seek advice from your doctor if you have sudden and severe stomach pain, chills, constipation, nausea, vomiting, fever, or lightheadedness.
  • Take tigecycline for recommended duration to clear up your infection completely. Do not stop taking the medication even if you feel better.
  • Consult your doctor if you develop signs of infections, as long-term or repeated use of tigecycline may cause a secondary infection.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Tgkem 50mg Kit
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Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Tgkem 50mg Kit 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.
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Lactation
CAUTION
Tgkem 50mg Kit is probably usafe to use during lactation. L
imited human data suggests that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
Tgkem 50mg Kit may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or de
crease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
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Kidney
SAFE
Tgkem 50mg Kit is safe to use in patients with kidney diseas
e. No dose adjustment of Tgkem 50mg Kit is recommended.
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Liver
Tgkem 50mg Kit should be used with caution in patients with
severe liver disease. Dose adjustment of Tgkem 50mg Kit may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Sucramal Suspension, Sufrate O Suspension, Epsolin 50mg/2ml Injection, Sucrasure 500mg Suspension

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Tgkem 50mg Injection

Frequently asked questions for 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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