Tigerad 50mg Injection

Zydus Cadila

Composition for Tigerad 50mg Injection

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Primarily used for

Serious bacterial infections
1 Injection in 1 vial

Medicine Overview of Tigerad Injection


Uses of Tigerad Injection

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

Side effects of Tigerad Injection


Nausea, Vomiting, Diarrhoea.


How to use Tigerad Injection

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

How Tigerad Injection works

Tigerad 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 Tigerad Injection

Expert advice for Tigerad Injection

  • Your doctor has prescribed Tigerad to cure your infection and improve symptoms.
  • Take Tigerad 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 Tigerad.
  • Discontinue Tigerad 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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Special precautions for Tigerad 50mg Injection
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Tigerad 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.
Tigerad 50mg Injection is probably usafe to use during lacta
tion. Limited human data suggests that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
Tigerad 50mg Injection may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tire
d, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Tigerad 50mg Injection is safe to use in patients with kidne
y disease. No dose adjustment of Tigerad 50mg Injection is recommended.
Tigerad 50mg Injection should be used with caution in patien
ts with severe liver disease. Dose adjustment of Tigerad 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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Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Tigerad 50mg Injection

Frequently asked questions for Tigecycline

Q. Is tigecycline a tetracycline?
Yes, Tigecycline is a tetracycline antibiotic
Tigerad is bacteriostatic. It is not a nephrotoxic or bactericidal
Tigerad 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, Tigerad covers MSRA, anaerobes, VRE, C diff
Tigerad works by preventing the bacteria from multiplying.

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