Meropenem 1000 mg Injection is an antibiotic medication used to treat various bacterial infections. It is commonly prescribed for severe infections of the skin, stomach, and bacterial meningitis (an infection that causes inflammation of the tissue covering the brain and spinal cord). Meropenem belongs to the carbapenem class of antibiotics and works by killing the bacteria or preventing their growth.
Dosage of Meropenem 1000 mg Injection
The dosage and duration of treatment will depend on the specific infection being treated, the patient’s age, weight, and overall health condition. It is important to follow the instructions provided by the healthcare provider and complete the full course of treatment, even if symptoms improve before the treatment is finished.
Side Effects of Meropenem 1000 mg Injection
Pain at the site of injection
Swelling in your face or throat
Burning in your eyes
Precaution for Meropenem 1000 mg Injection
Meropenem 1000 mg Injection is an antibiotic medication used to treat severe infections of the skin, stomach, and bacterial meningitis.
If you experience signs of an allergic reaction such as hives, difficulty breathing, or swelling in your face or throat, seek emergency medical help immediately.
Meropenem can cause severe skin reactions, including fever, sore throat, burning in the eyes, skin pain, and a red or purple skin rash that spreads and causes blistering and peeling. If you experience these symptoms, seek immediate medical attention.
Inform your healthcare provider about any medical conditions you have, especially if you have a history of allergies, kidney disease, or seizures. This information will help your healthcare provider determine if Meropenem 1000 mg Injection is suitable for you.