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Tigaphar 50 mg Injection

Zyphar's Pharmaceuticals Pvt Ltd

Composition for Tigaphar 50 mg Injection

Prescription Required

Primary uses of Tigaphar 50 mg Injection

Severe bacterial infections
MRP
2790
1 Injection in 1 vial
ADD TO CART
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Medicine Overview of Tigaphar Injection

Uses of Tigaphar Injection

Tigaphar 50 mg Injection is used in the treatment of severe bacterial infections.

Tigaphar Injection side effects

Common

Side Effects of Tigaphar are Headache, Injection site reactions (pain, swelling, redness), Vomiting, Nausea, Increased liver enzymes, Stomach pain, Diarrhoea.

How to use Tigaphar Injection

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

How Tigaphar Injection works

Tigaphar 50 mg Injection is an antibiotic. It stops bacterial growth by preventing synthesis of essential proteins required by bacteria to carry out vital functions.

In Depth Information on Tigaphar Injection

Expert advice for Tigaphar Injection

  • Your doctor has prescribed Tigaphar 50 mg Injection to cure your infection and improve symptoms.
  • Take Tigaphar 50 mg Injection 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 Tigaphar 50 mg Injection.
  • Discontinue Tigaphar 50 mg Injection 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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Tigaphar Injection related warnings
Special precautions for Tigaphar Injection
Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Tigaphar 50 mg 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.
Lactation
CAUTION
Tigaphar 50 mg Injection is probably unsafe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggest that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
Tigaphar 50 mg Injection may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Kidney
SAFE
Tigaphar 50 mg Injection is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Tigaphar 50 mg Injection is recommended.
Liver
Tigaphar 50 mg Injection should be used with caution in patients with severe liver disease. Dose adjustment of Tigaphar 50 mg Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions about Tigaphar Injection

Frequently asked questions about Tigecycline

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

Severely interacts with other drugs like

Taking Tigaphar with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Tigaphar with Acitretin
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Acitretin: Acipsor, Aceret, Sorid, Zoratame, Acitrin, Acrotac, A Tret, Actoid, Soretin, Sentrane, Acetec, Glacitret
Tigaphar with Strontium Chloride
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Strontium Chloride: Bentoform, Strotas
Tigaphar with Primidone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Primidone: Mysoline, Prolet, Etdone
Tigaphar with Fosphenytoin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Fosphenytoin: Fosphen, Fosentin, Fosolin, Neofost, Rapitoin
Tigaphar with Quinapril
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Quinapril: Acupil, Q Press, Artisol
Tigaphar with Zinc
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Zinc: Adrovit Z
Tigaphar with Magaldrate
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Magaldrate: Magflux, Magasip
Tigaphar with Phenobarbitone
SERIOUS
Tigaphar with Phenindione
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Phenindione: Dindevan
Tigaphar with Warfarin
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Warfarin: Sofarin, Warf, Uniwarfin, Mywarf, Waf
Tigaphar with Nicergoline
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Nicergoline: Cholergol, Sermion, Nicerbium
Tigaphar with Ergotamine
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Ergotamine: Ergacap, Ergotab
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Acenocoumarol / Nicoumalone: Acethromb, Nicoz, Artiflo, Acitrom, Acenomac, Nistrom
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