Ziddi 500 mg/62.5 mg Injection

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Composition for Ziddi 500 mg/62.5 mg Injection

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Medicine Overview of Ziddi 500 mg/62.5 mg Injection

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Uses of Ceftazidime

Ceftazidime is used in the treatment of bacterial infections.
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Side effects of Ceftazidime

Common

Nausea, Diarrhoea, Allergic reaction.

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How to use Ceftazidime

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

How Ziddi 500 mg/62.5 mg Injection works

Ceftazidime is an antibiotic. It kills the bacteria by attacking their cell wall. Specifically, it prevents the synthesis of a substance in the cell wall called peptidoglycan, which provides the cell wall with the strength required for survival of bacteria in human body.
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Uses of Tazobactum

Tazobactum is used in the treatment of bacterial infections.
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Side effects of Tazobactum

Common

Increased liver enzymes, Bruise, Bleeding, Constipation, Diarrhoea, Altered taste, Shortness of breath, Flatulence, Headache, Insomnia (difficulty in sleeping), Itching, Skin rash, Stomach upset, Vomiting.

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How to use Tazobactum

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

How Ziddi 500 mg/62.5 mg Injection works

Tazobactum blocks the action of the enzymes produced by bacteria to inactivate the antibiotics.

In Depth Information on Ziddi 500 mg/62.5 mg Injection

Expert advice for Ceftazidime

  • Always take the complete course of treatment, as advised by your doctor even if you feel better.
  • Never take an antibiotic for a viral infection like a cold or the flu.
  • Can lead to nausea and diarrhoea frequently. If this becomes severe or persistent or you notice that your stool contains blood or mucus you should stop taking Ceftazidime immediately and consult your doctor.
  • Inform your doctor if you develop a rash or other unexpected symptoms.
  • Inform your doctor if there is the previous history of drug allergy.
  • Inform your doctor if you have ever been diagnosed with kidney or liver problems.

Expert advice for Tazobactum

  • It is given as an infusion (a drip for 30 minutes) into a vein.
  • Tell the doctor if you have to provide a blood or urine sample for any test because tazobactam and piperacillin may cause false positive results.
Do not start or continue the tazobactam/piperacillin and consult your doctor:
  • If you are suffering from diarrhea before, or during the treatment with the drug.
  • If you have kidney or liver problems, low levels of potassium in the blood, or are receiving hemodialysis.
  • If you develop new or worsening infection, or fits (convulsions) during the treatment.
  • If you are on a controlled-sodium diet.
  • If you are pregnant or planning to become pregnant or breastfeeding.
Warnings
Special precautions for Ziddi 500 mg/62.5 mg Injection
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Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Ziddi 500 mg/62.5 mg Injection is probably safe to use during pregnancy.

Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor.
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Lactation
SAFE
Ziddi 500 mg/62.5 mg 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.

Avoid prolonged use of Ziddi 500 mg/62.5 mg Injection, since it may have possible effects such as rash and diarrhea.
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Driving
Ziddi 500 mg/62.5 mg Injection may make you feel dizzy, slee
py, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
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Kidney
CAUTION
Ziddi 500 mg/62.5 mg Injection should be used with caution i
n patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Ziddi 500 mg/62.5 mg Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
Ziddi 500 mg/62.5 mg Injection should be used with caution i
n patients with severe liver disease. Dose adjustment of Ziddi 500 mg/62.5 mg Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Ziddi 500 mg/62.5 mg Injection

Frequently asked questions for Ceftazidime

Q. Is ceftazidime a sulfa, penicillin or a beta lactam drug?
Ceftazidime does not contain sulfa and is not a penicillin drug. It is beta lactam cephalosporin antibiotic
Q. Is Ceftazidime the same as Rocephin?
No, Rocephin is the brand name for ceftriaxone
Q. Is Ceftazidime dialyzable?
Yes, Ceftazidime is a dialyzable drug
Q. Is ceftazidime and ciprofloxacin compatible?
Yes, ceftazidime and ciprofloxacin are compatible when taken together
Q. What organisms does Ceftazidime cover?
Ceftazidime is active against pseudomonas, anaerobes, and staphylococcus bacteria. It may not be effective against methicillin- resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA).
Q. Is Ceftazidime nephrotoxic?
No, Ceftazidime is not a nephrotoxic drug when given alone but when given along with aminoglycoside antibiotics (gentamicin, tobramycin) or diuretics such as furosemide, it may increase nephrotoxicity.
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Frequently asked questions for Tazobactum

Q. Is tazobactam a sulfa (sulfonamide) drug?
Sulbactam does not contain sulfa. It is a beta lactamase Inhibitor
Q. What is tazobactam sodium?
Tazobactam is a beta-lactamase inhibitor used as the sodium salt to increase the antibacterial activity of piperacillin
Q. What is tazact 4.5?
Tazact 4.5 is the brand name for combination of tazobactam and piperacillin
Q. What organisms does tazobactam/piperacillin cover?
Tazobactam in combination with piperacillin is mainly effective against anaerobes and enterococcus, listeria, staphylococcus, citrobacter, haemophilus, moraxella and proteus species but methicillin-resistant staphylococci are resistant to tazobactam/piperacillin
Q. Is tazobactam safe?
Tazobactam is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor.
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