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WENMYCIN 25MG DRY SYRUP

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MRP: Rs. 29.45 for 1 bottle(s) (30 ML dry syrup each)
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Composition for WENMYCIN

Colistin(25 mg)

food interaction for WENMYCIN

alcohol interaction for WENMYCIN

pregnancy interaction for WENMYCIN

lactation interaction for WENMYCIN

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It can be taken with or without food, but it is better to take Wenmycin 25mg dry syrup at a fixed time.
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Wenmycin 25mg dry syrup 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.

SALT INFORMATION for WENMYCIN

Colistin(25 mg)

Uses

Wenmycin 25mg dry syrup is used in the treatment of bacterial infections and serious bacterial infections.

How it works

Colstin is an antibiotic that belongs to a class of drugs called polymyxins. It acts by killing the infection causing microorganism in the gut.

Common side effects

Nausea, Nephrotoxicity, Neurotoxicity, Peripheral neuropathy, Acute tubular necrosis, Confusion, Dizziness, Muscle weakness, Renal injury, Respiratory distress, Secondary infections, Visual impairment, Vomiting

SUBSTITUTES for WENMYCIN

2 Substitutes
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  • GD SAFE 25MG DRY SYRUP
    (30 ML dry syrup in bottle)
    Ind Swift Laboratories Ltd
    Rs. 1.27/ML of dry syrup
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    Rs. 38.15
    pay 30% more per ML of dry syrup
  • GD SAFE DS 25 MG DRY SYRUP
    (30 ML dry syrup in bottle)
    Ind Swift Laboratories Ltd
    Rs. 1.72/ML of dry syrup
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    Rs. 51.50
    pay 75% more per ML of dry syrup

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Expert advice for WENMYCIN

  • You may be regularly monitored for serum creatinine and blood urea nitrogen while on colstin treatment.
  • Use with caution if you have porphyria (a rare blood pigment disorder that affects kidney) or kidney disease.
  • Tell your doctor if you are or planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding.

Frequently asked questions for WENMYCIN

Colistin

Q.Is colistin an antibiotic / a bactericidal?
Yes colistin is an antibiotic with bactericidal action

Q.Is colistin broad spectrum antibiotic?
No, colistin belongs to a class of drugs called polymyxin antibiotic

Q.Does colistin cover pseudomonas?
Yes, colistin is effective against pseudomonas.

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Content on this page was last updated on 21 March, 2016, by Dr. Varun Gupta (MD Pharmacology)