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TIGEZ 50MG INJECTION

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Composition FOR TIGEZ

Tigecycline(50 mg)

food interaction for TIGEZ

alcohol interaction for TIGEZ

pregnancy interaction for TIGEZ

lactation interaction for TIGEZ

medicine interaction for TIGEZ

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It can be taken with or without food, but it is better to take Tigez 50mg injection at a fixed time.
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Tigez 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.
WEIGH RISKS VS. BENEFITS
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
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  • SALT INFORMATION FOR TIGEZ

    Tigecycline(50 mg)

    Uses

    Tigez 50mg injection is used in the treatment of serious bacterial infections

    How it works

    Tigez 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.

    Common side effects

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

    SUBSTITUTES FOR TIGEZ

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    • TEVRAN 50 MG INJECTION
      (1 injection in vial)
      Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd
      Rs. 3559.50/injection
      Injection
      Rs. 3559.50
      pay 545% more per injection
    • TIGIMAX 50 MG INJECTION
      (1 injection in vial)
      Abbott India Ltd
      Rs. 3150/injection
      Injection
      Rs. 3150
      pay 471% more per injection
    • TIGI 50 MG INJECTION
      (5 ML injection in vial)
      Natco Pharma Ltd
      Rs. 538.46/ML of injection
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      Rs. 2692.31
      save 2% more per ML of injection
    • TGKEM 50MG INJECTION
      (1 ML injection in vial)
      Alkem Laboratories Ltd
      Rs. 1299/ML of injection
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      Rs. 1299
      pay 135% more per ML of injection
    • TIGANEX 50MG INJECTION
      (5 ML injection in vial)
      Cipla Ltd
      Rs. 649/ML of injection
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      Rs. 3245
      pay 18% more per ML of injection

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    Expert advice FOR TIGEZ

    • 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.

    Frequently asked questions FOR TIGEZ

    Tigecycline

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    Is tigecycline a tetracycline?
    Yes, Tigecycline is a tetracycline antibiotic

    Q.

    Is tigecycline bacteriostatic/ nephrotoxic /bactericidal?
    Tigecycline is bacteriostatic. It is not a nephrotoxic or bactericidal

    Q.

    What is tigecycline used for?
    Tigecycline is used to treat various types of infections such as complicated skin and skin structure infections, complicated intra-abdominal infections, community-acquired bacterial pneumonia

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    Does Tigecycline cover MRSA/ VRE/anaerobes/ c diff?
    Yes, Tigecycline covers MSRA, anaerobes, VRE, C diff

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    How does Tigecycline work?
    Tigecycline works by preventing the bacteria from multiplying.

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    Content on this page was last updated on 08 March, 2017, by Dr. Varun Gupta (MD Pharmacology)