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Amivis 100mg Inj

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2ml Injection

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Amikacin(100.0 Mg)
therapy
Therapeutic classification
ANTIBIOTIC

Medical Description

Amivis Injection is an antibiotic containing amikacin as its active component. It is used for the treatment of serious bacterial infections. It alters the protein synthesis of the bacteria, interferin...
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uses

Uses of Amivis 100 MG

Amivis Injection is used for treating serious bacterial infections.
contraindications

Contraindications of Amivis 100 MG

  • If you are allergic to amikacin or other components of the injection.
  • If you are allergic to medicine from the same class (aminoglycoside antibiotics) if you are not sure about which are these medicines ask the doctor.
  • If you suffer from myasthenia gravis, a condition characterised by muscle weakness and fatigue.
sideEffects

Side effects of Amivis 100 MG

  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Skin rash
  • Fever
  • Injection site reactions
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of Amivis 100 MG

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Amivis Injection during pregnancy?
A:
The safety of the medicine is not established during pregnancy. If pregnancy is detected while on the medicine seek immediate medical advice.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Amivis Injection while breastfeeding?
A:
It is not known if Amivis Injection pass in breast milk. To avoid any harm to the breastfeeding infant consult the doctor if you are breastfeeding before initiating therapy and he may suggest either discontinue breastfeeding or treatment.
driving

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have taken Amivis Injection?
A:
There is no information available on the effect of the medicine on the driving abilities of an individual. If you experience dizziness after the administration of Amivis Injection, avoid driving.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol if I have taken Amivis Injection?
A:
No known interaction with alcohol. If you consume alcohol often, discuss it with the doctor. Long term use of alcohol weakens the immune system and makes you more prone to get infected.
otherGeneralWarnings

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You may experience an allergic reaction.
  • You may experience side effects after taking Amivis Injection.
  • You may develop vision loss after administering the medicine.
  • You should stay hydrated while on the medication.
  • You have kidney disease and a hearing problem.
  • You have a muscular disorder such as Parkinsonism.
  • Amivis Injection should be used cautiously in premature and neonatal infants.
  • The medicine is known to be toxic for the ears, kidneys and brain. Patients need to be monitored closely while on treatment with the medicine. Discuss with the doctor about signs and symptoms.
modeOfAction

Mode of Action of Amivis 100 MG

How Does It Work?

Amivis Injection alters the protein synthesis (responsible for cell multiplication) of the bacteria, stops the growth of bacteria and results in cell death.
directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Amivis 100 MG

  • Amivis Injection will be given by a doctor or nurse in a hospital/clinic.
  • Follow the aftercare instructions given by the doctor/nurse.
interactions

Interactions of Amivis 100 MG

Interactions with other medicines

  • Some medicines affect the way Amivis Injection works or Amivis itself reduce the effectiveness of other medicines taken at the same time.
  • Inform the doctor about medicines, supplements or herbals you are taking or might take to avoid possible interactions.
  • Especially about other antibiotics, immunosuppressants, water pills, muscle relaxants, medicines used for bone diseases and certain supplements.
storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Amivis 100 MG

  • Store at a cool and dark place.
  • Discard the solution if not clear.
  • Do not freeze. Keep it away from children.
dosage

Dosage of Amivis 100 MG

Overdose

Amivis Injection will be given by a doctor or nurse thus the chances of an overdose are unlikely. However, if you experience any discomforts or symptoms like hearing, renal disabilities inform the doc...
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Missed a Dose

It is unlikely that the dose of the injection will be missed if you are monitored in a healthcare setup. However, if you have missed taking a dose of the injection, inform the doctor or nurse immediat...
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Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Arpit Verma

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: What all things should I discuss with the doctor before taking Amivis Injection?

A: Give detail about the medical and surgical history. Also, the doctor needs to be informed of all the prescription and non-prescription medicines, herbal preparations and nutritional supplements that you may be taking before starting Amivis Injection.

Q: What are the uses of Amivis Injection?

A: Amivis Injection is an antibiotic medicine. It is used for the treatment of serious bacterial infections.

Q: How is Amivis Injection given?

A: Amivis Injection will be given to you by a doctor in a clinic/hospital, avoid self-medicating. The dose and duration will be decided by the doctor after careful assessment of the condition you are being treated for and other parameters. Follow the aftercare instruction given by the doctor.

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ContainsAmikacin(100.0 Mg)
UsesBacterial infections
Side effectsNausea, dizziness, pain at injection site, drowsiness, rash
Last Updated on: 05 Jun 2021 | 05:53 PM (IST)
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