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Tigeguard 50 mg Injection


Overview

Uses of Tigeguard Injection

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

Tigeguard Injection side effects

Common
  • Headache
  • Vomiting
  • Nausea
  • Increased liver enzymes
  • Stomach pain
  • Diarrhea

How to use Tigeguard Injection

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

How Tigeguard Injection works

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

Tigeguard Injection related warnings

Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Tigeguard 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
Tigeguard 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
Tigeguard 50 mg Injection may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Kidney
SAFE
Tigeguard 50 mg Injection is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Tigeguard 50 mg Injection is recommended.
Liver
Tigeguard 50 mg Injection should be used with caution in patients with severe liver disease. Dose adjustment of Tigeguard 50 mg Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Alternate Brands

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.
Tigeguard 50 mg Injection
Tigi 50mg Injection
Natco Pharma Ltd
₹560/ml of Injection
save 53%
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Tgkem 50mg Injection
Alkem Laboratories Ltd
₹1299/ml of Injection
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Zutig 50 Injection
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₹3289/Injection
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Expert Advice

  • Tigeguard 50 mg Injection is an antibiotic that is usually only given in the hospital for serious infections.
  • Do not skip any doses and 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.
  • 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.
  • It may cause dizziness. Don't drive or do anything that requires mental focus until you know how Tigeguard 50 mg Injection affects you.
  • Inform your doctor if you are pregnant, planning to conceive or breastfeeding.

Interaction with Drugs

Taking Tigeguard with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Brand(s): Adrovit Z
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Regel, Limafate, Crasia
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Stoin, Marantin, Notian
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Coxbact, Rifacure
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Shinosun
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Methosis
MODERATE
Brand(s): Antep
MINOR

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Tigeguard

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1) Am I really suffering from diabetes. I am daily doing Ramdev baba Yoga for 1 - 1/30 Hrs 2) I am normal , May I stop Tab Glycomet 500 ? 3) ECG is abnormal but 2D eco is normal. What is a problem? 4) Why Doctor is asking me to take daily Cap. BecoZinc forever. May I stop or continue? 5) I am suffering from Neck spondilites . 6) I feel giddiness, so doctor starts this medicine and asked to take forever for long time May I continue or what ?Plz give me second opinion.
Dr. Sfurti Mann
Diabetes Specialist
Your HbA1c levels will ascertain your diabetes control. You must continue glycometSR. It's dose may even beFor giddiness you may take stemetil MD tab sos and pantop DSR before breakfast
I m cocieved running 9 month n my date of issue is on first week of june.but i m having swelling on foot
Dr. Suman Rao
Gynaecologist
Get your BP, serum proteins and kidney function test done. If all are fine then there is nothing to worry about.
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FAQs

Q. How long does Tigeguard takes to work?

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

Q. Can the use of Tigeguard cause diarrhea?

Yes, the use of Tigeguard can cause diarrhea. It is an antibiotic which kills the harmful bacteria. However, it also affects the helpful bacteria in your stomach or intestine and causes diarrhea. If diarrhea persists, talk to your doctor about it.
Related Lab Tests
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Manufacturer/Marketer Address
501, The Bureau, R C MARG, Nr.Chembur Naka, Chembur East, Mumbai - 400071
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1 Injection in 1 vial
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