What is Amikacin Sulphate?
Amikacin Sulphate Injection is a medicine that is used for the treatment of Serious Bacterial Infections, Urinary Tract Infections, Lung Infection, Skin Infection, Bone Infections, Joint Infection and other conditions.
Amikacin Sulphate Injection contains Amikacin as an active ingredient.
Amikacin Sulphate Injection works by inhibiting the bacterial growth.
Detailed information related to Amikacin Sulphate Injection’s uses, composition, dosage, side effects and reviews is listed below.
Amikacin Sulphate Injection Uses
Amikacin Sulphate Injection is used for the treatment, control, prevention, & improvement of the following diseases, conditions and symptoms:
· Serious Bacterial Infections
· Urinary Tract Infections
· Lung Infection
· Skin Infection
· Bone Infections
· Joint Infection
Amikacin Sulphate Injection Working, Mechanism of Action and Pharmacology
Amikacin Sulphate Injection improves the patient’s condition by performing the following functions:
· Inhibiting the bacterial growth.
Amikacin Sulphate Injection – Composition and Active Ingredients
Amikacin Sulphate Injection is composed of the following active ingredients (salts)
· Amikacin (500 MG)
Please note that this medicine may be available in various strengths for each active ingredient listed above.
Amikacin Sulphate Injection – Side-effects
The following is a list of possible side effects that may occur from all constituting ingredients of Amikacin Sulphate Injection. This is not a comprehensive list. These side effects are possible, but do not always occur. Some of the side effects may be rare but serious. Consult your doctor if you observe any of the following side effects, especially if they do not go away.
· Muscle Joint
· Partial Loss Of Hearing
· Balance Disorder Blindness
Amikacin Sulphate Injection – Precautions & How to Use
Before using this drug, inform your doctor about your current list of medications, over the counter products (e.g. vitamins, herbal supplements, etc.), allergies, pre-existing diseases, and current health conditions (e.g. pregnancy, upcoming surgery, etc.). Some health conditions may make you more susceptible to the side effects of the drug. Take as directed by your doctor or follow the direction printed on the product insert. Dosage is based on your condition. Tell your doctor if your condition persists or worsens. Important counseling points are listed below.
· Consult your doctor in case you have existing renal impairment, vertigo and tinnitus
· Do not drive or operate heavy machinery
· Do not use it to treat community acquired pneumonias
· Get well hydrated before and during amikacin treatment
· Premature and newborn babies