Zyplanin 400mg Injection 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.
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Zyplanin 400mg Injection may be unsafe to use during pregnancy. Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
Zyplanin 400mg Injection is probably safe to use during lactation.
Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
Do not drive unless you are feeling well. You may have headaches or feel dizzy while being treated with Zyplanin 400mg Injection. If this happens, do not drive.
Zyplanin 400mg Injection should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Zyplanin 400mg Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Zyplanin 400mg Injection is probably safe to use in patients with liver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Zyplanin 400mg Injection may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
It is nephrotoxic in patients with kidney problem and in those receiving Zyplanin concurrently with other medicinal products having nephrotoxic potential (eg. aminoglycosides, cisplatin).Patient should follow the advice of doctor regarding its use
Zyplanin is used to treat infections of skin and soft tissues, bones and joints, lung (pneumonia), urinary tract, inner layer of the heart called endocardium, peritonitis associated with continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis (CAPD). Zyplanin is also used as an alternative oral treatment for Clostridium difficile infection-associated diarrhea and colitis