Faronem 200mg Tablet
Faronem 200mg Tablet
Faronem 200mg Tablet
Faronem 200mg Tablet
Faronem 200mg Tablet

Faronem 200mg Tablet

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Medical Description

Faronem 200 tablet is an antibiotic medicine, used to treat various bacterial infections such as infections of the respiratory tract, urinary tract and skin infection. It contains faropenem as an acti...
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ContainsFaropenem(200.0 Mg)
UsesBacterial infections
Side effectsDiarrhoea, nausea, vomiting
ClassificationANTIBIOTIC
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Uses of Faronem 200 MG

  • Faronem 200 tablet is used for the treatment of various bacterial infections like upper and lower respiratory infections.
  • It is also used to treat urinary tract infection and skin infections.

Contraindications of Faronem 200 MG

  • If you are allergic to faropenem or any of the ingredients of Faronem 200 tablet.
  • If you are allergic to other antibiotics (beta-lactam) like Penicillin derivatives, Cephalosporins, Monobactams, Carbapenems.

Side effects of Faronem 200 MG

  • Diarrhoea
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Stomach pain
  • Rashes
  • Headache

Precautions and Warnings of Faronem 200 MG

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Faronem 200 tablet during pregnancy?
A:
There is limited information on the use of Faronem 200 tablet in pregnancy. Hence, it is recommended not to use the same unless prescribed by your doctor.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Faronem 200 tablet while breastfeeding?
A:
Faropenem passes into the breastmilk. So, if you are breastfeeding, your doctor will decide whether Faronem 200 tablet has to be used or not.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Faronem 200 tablet?
A:
Faronem 200 tablet does not affect your ability to drive or to use machinery but, if you experience side effects like dizziness, then you should avoid driving or using machines.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Faronem 200 tablet?
A:
There is no known interaction with alcohol along with Faronem 200 tablet, but it is important to consult your physician if you have a habit of regular drinking.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have a history of allergy to any antibiotics like Penicillin, Cephem, or Carbapenem.
  • You have an inherent tendency for allergic reactions (also known as atopy), or you have kidney problems.
  • You are not able to take diet orally, or you develop a sign of malnutrition or any sign of vitamin K deficiency (easy bleeding), the doctor might need you to monitor closely.
  • You experience a persistent diarrhoea, the doctor may discontinue the treatment.

Mode of Action of Faronem 200 MG

How Does It Work?

Faronem 200 tablet works by inhibiting bacterial cell wall synthesis which is essential for bacterial growth. Hence, it helps in killing the bacteria responsible for the infection.

Directions for Use of Faronem 200 MG

Faronem 200 tablet should be taken as directed by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole with a glass of water, do not cut, break or chew the medicine. It is advisable to take the medicine at a fixed time...
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Interactions of Faronem 200 MG

Interactions with other medicines

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Storage and disposal of Faronem 200 MG

  • Store Faronem 200 tablet below 25°C.
  • Keep it in the original container, out of reach of children and pets.

Dosage of Faronem 200 MG

Overdose

If you think you have taken too much of Faronem 200 tablet and you experience any adverse effects, then contact your doctor immediately or visit the nearest hospital.

Missed a Dose

  • If you missed any dose of Faronem 200 tablet, then take it as soon as you remember.
  • If it's time for your next dose, then skip the missed dose and continue with your regular dose schedule.
  • Do not take a double dose of medicine to compensate for the missed one.

Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Mansi Savla

B. Pharm, PharmD

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: What will happen if I miss my dose of Faronem 200 tablet often?

A: It is advised not to miss any dose of antibiotics as it can result in the failure of therapy.

Q: For how long do I need to take Faronem 200 tablet?

A: You are supposed to complete the prescribed dosage duration by your physician. If you skip the dose or do not complete the course with Faronem 200 tablet, then it may cause resistance and decrease the effectiveness of immediate treatment.

Q: Is Faronem 200 tablet a better antibiotic than others?

A: Faronem 200 tablet belongs to the 'penem' class of antibiotics which is used to treat a wide variety of bacterial infections that are not responding to other regularly used antibiotics (multi-drug resistant infections). The advantage of Faronem 200 tablet is that it is available in tablet form and can be conveniently taken, compared to imipenem or meropenem, the other 'penems' which are needed to be taken as injections.

Q: What are the side effects of Faronem tablet?

A: Sometimes individuals might experience mild side effects like diarrhoea, nausea, vomiting, stomach pain etc. If you feel any of such symptoms persistently immediately talk to a doctor.

Q: What does Faronem contain?

A: Faronem contains faropenem, which belongs to the class of antibiotic medicine.

Q: Is Faronem 200 a steroid?

A: No, Faronem 200 tablet is not a steroid. It is an antibiotic medicine used to treat various bacterial infections.

Q: Is Faronem an antibiotic?

A: Yes, Faronem 200 tablet is an antibiotic medicine. It is used for the treatment of various bacterial infections like upper and lower respiratory infections and infections of the skin and urinary tract.

Q: What is the side effects of Faronem 200 mg?

A: The common side effects of Faronem 200 tablets include Diarrhoea Nausea, Vomiting, Stomach pain etc. If side effects persist and does not go away on its own consult with your doctor.

Q: Can the use of tab Faronem 200 cause diarrhoea?

A: Yes, diarrhoea or lose motion is a common side effect during the treatment with Faronem 200. However, if you experience diarrhoea for more than two days and diarrhoea with blood and mucus along with stomach pain and fever. It can be a sign of inflammation of the large intestine and should be reported to the doctor immediately
Product Details
Brand
FARONEM
Expires on or After
29/06/2022
Last Updated on: 05 Apr 2022 | 02:01 PM (IST)
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