MEROPENEM (MEROFED) INJECTION – TREATMENT FOR SEVERE BACTERIAL INFECTIONS
Merofed 1gm Injection is an antibiotic used to treat severe infections of the skin, lungs, stomach, urinary tract, blood, and brain. It works by killing the bacteria that cause these issues. However, it will not treat a viral infection.
Merofed 1gm Injection is commonly used to treat critically ill patients admitted to the hospital. This medication is administered via drip/infusion or direct injection into a vein under the supervision of a doctor or nurse. The dose will vary depending on the type of infection, where it is located in the body, and how serious it is. Even if your symptoms improve quickly, you should continue to take the injection for the duration prescribed.
USES OF MEROPENEM (MEROFED) INJECTION
- Severe bacterial infections
HOW MEROPENEM (MEROFED) INJECTION WORKS
Merofed 1gm Injection is an antibiotic. It kills bacteria by preventing them from forming the bacterial protective covering (cell wall) required for survival.
BENEFITS OF MEROPENEM (MEROFED) INJECTION
Merofed 1gm Injection is a carbapenem antibiotic. It works by killing bacteria that can cause serious infections. It is a versatile antibiotic that is used to treat a wide range of bacterial infections, including infections of the brain (meningitis), lungs (pneumonia), abdomen, urinary tract, skin, blood, and heart. A doctor or nurse will usually administer this medication as an injection.
Merofed 1gm Injection usually makes you feel better quickly, but you should continue taking it even if you feel better to ensure that all bacteria are killed and do not become resistant.
SIDE EFFECTS OF MEROPENEM (MEROCRIT) INJECTION
The majority of side effects do not necessitate medical attention and will go away as your body adjusts to the medication. Consult your doctor if they persist or if you are concerned.
WARNING & PRECAUTIONS
It is unknown whether Merofed 1gm Injection affects driving ability. If you have any symptoms that impair your ability to concentrate or react, do not drive.
Merofed 1gm Injection should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Merofed 1gm Injection may require a dose adjustment. Please consult your doctor.
Merofed 1gm Injections are generally considered safe to use during pregnancy. Animal studies have revealed that there are few or no adverse effects on the developing baby; however, human studies are scarce.