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Tobraneg 20mg Injection

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Composition for Tobraneg 20mg Injection

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Primary uses of Tobraneg Injection

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Medicine Overview of Tobraneg Injection


Uses of Tobraneg Injection

Tobraneg 20mg Injection is used in the treatment of bacterial infections.

Tobraneg Injection side effects


Nausea, Vomiting, Diarrhoea, Skin rash, Hearing loss, Balance disorder (loss of balance).


How to use Tobraneg Injection

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

How Tobraneg Injection works

Tobraneg 20mg Injection is an antibiotic. It kills bacteria by inhibiting synthesis of essential proteins, required by bacteria to carry out vital functions.

In Depth Information on Tobraneg Injection

Expert advice for Tobraneg Injection

  • Do not use tobramycin if you are allergic to it or any other component in the formulation.
  • Driving and using machinery should be avoided in cases where tobramycin usage causes dizziness or eye drops cause blurring of vision.
  • Do not mix or dilute your tobramycin with any other medicine in your nebulizer.
  • If you are taking several different treatments for cystic fibrosis, you should take them in the following order: bronchodilator (e.g. salbutamol), then chest physiotherapy, followed by inhaled medicines, and then tobramycin.
  • Do not use contact lenses when on treatment with tobramycin eye drops.
  • If you are using more than one eye drop, keep a gap of at least 5-10 minutes between two different eye drops.
  • Doctor’s advice should be considered in case of patients with following history of disease conditions: neuromuscular disorders such as parkinsonism, myasthenia gravis (characterized by movement disorders and/or muscle weakness); coughing up blood in your sputum; kidney problem.
  • Inform your doctor if you have ever experienced in the past: ringing in ears, any other problems with hearing, dizziness while taking tobramycin.
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Tobraneg Injection related warnings
Special precautions for Tobraneg Injection
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Tobraneg 20mg 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.
Tobraneg 20mg Injection is safe to use during lactation. Human studies have shown that either the drug does not pass into the breastmilk in significant amount or is not expected to cause toxicity to the baby.
Tobraneg 20mg Injection does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Tobraneg 20mg Injection should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Tobraneg 20mg Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
There is limited information available on the use of Tobraneg 20mg Injection in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Tobraneg Injection?uses

If you miss a dose of Tobraneg 20mg Injection, please consult your doctor.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions about Tobraneg Injection

Frequently asked questions about Tobramycin

Q. Is tobramycin a sulfa drug or penicillin antibiotic?
No. Tobramycin is an aminoglycoside antibiotic used to treat Pseudomonas infections and other serious infections in patients (6 years and older) with cystic fibrosis
Q. Does tobramycin treat styes, Pseudomonas, pink eye, staphylococcus and methicillin resistant staphylococcus aureus (MRSA)?
Tobramycin/dexamethasone combination can be used to cure pink eye and styes, which are superficial eye and eyelid infections. Tobramycin treats Pseudomonas infections however it is not drug of choice in the treatment of staphylococcus or MRSA
Q. Is tobramycin safe for infants?
No. Due to high propensity for kidney and internal ear damage, tobramycin shouldn't be given to infants
Q. Is tobramycin over the counter?
No. Tobramycin belongs to schedule H and can be obtained only on production of valid prescription
Q. Is tobramycin the same as ofloxacin?
No. Tobramycin and Ofloxacin belong to different class of antibiotics, and are used to treat different sets of infections.
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Taking Tobraneg with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
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Tobraneg with Digoxin
Medicines with composition Digoxin: Digon, Cardioxin, Lanoxin, Sangoxin, Digitran, Digoxin, Celoxin, Dixin
Tobraneg with Pamidronate
Medicines with composition Pamidronate: Aredronet, Biodronate, Pamidria
Tobraneg with Entecavir
Medicines with composition Entecavir: Entehep, Frithvir, X Vir, Enteca, Cronivir, Entavir, Alentos, Hepalo, Entaliv, Baraclude, Encure, Encarvir, Entarica
Tobraneg with Minodronic acid
Medicines with composition Minodronic acid: Minoshine-M, Minodrone
Tobraneg with Penicillin
Medicines with composition Penicillin: Strepto Erbazide, F.P.P
Tobraneg with Indomethacin
Tobraneg with Abacavir
Medicines with composition Abacavir: Abamune, A-Bec, Virol
Tobraneg with Risedronate
Medicines with composition Risedronate: Osedrate, Bone C Fos, Actonel, Gemfos, Risoweek, Fossical, Risofos
Tobraneg with Didanosine
Medicines with composition Didanosine: Dinex EC, Dinosin
Tobraneg with Telbivudine
Medicines with composition Telbivudine: Telbihep, Sebivo
Medicines with composition Benzathine penicillin G: Benzathine, Pencom
Tobraneg with Lamivudine
Medicines with composition Lamivudine: Heptavir, Lavir, Epivir, Lamivir, Lamimat, Hepitec, Lamihope, Retrolam
Medicines with composition Penicillin V / Phenoxymethyl penicillin: Kaypen
Tobraneg with Tenofovir
Tobraneg with Stavudine
Medicines with composition Stavudine: Stavir, Stahope
Tobraneg with Zidovudine
Medicines with composition Zidovudine: Zidohope, Zilion, Zidovex L Plus E, Zidovex, Viro Z, Zidine, Zidovir
Tobraneg with Adefovir
Medicines with composition Adefovir: Adesera, Adheb, Adfovir
Tobraneg with Ibandronic Acid
Tobraneg with Alendronic Acid
Medicines with composition Alendronic Acid: Alendrate, Alenost, Bifosa, Zophost, Stoplos A Plus, Alenfos, Restofos, Osteofos
Tobraneg with Etidronate
Medicines with composition Etidronate: Etifem, Disonate
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