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Gomero 1gm Inj

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By AMERICAN BIOCARE
1g Injection
MRP 1300.00*
Inclusive of all taxes
Out of Stock
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Medical Description

Gomero 1gm Inj contains meropenem, an antibiotic.
    Uses
    Contraindications
    Side effects
    Precautions and Warnings
    Mode of Action
    Directions for Use
    Interactions
    Storage and disposal
    Dosage
    FAQs
    References
uses

Uses of Gomero 1gm Inj

It is used for severe, serious and complicated infections caused by bacteria. It is not to be used for normal infections.
contraindications

Contraindications of Gomero 1gm Inj

  • If you are allergic to meropenem or any other ingredients of this injection
  • If you are allergic to the class of medicines known as carbapenems
  • If you are allergic to medicines like penicillins & cephalosporins
sideEffects

Side effects of Gomero 1gm Inj

  • Loose motions
  • Stomach pain
  • Rashes
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Headache
  • Swelling and irritation at injection site
  • Increased blood platelet count
  • Elevated levels of liver enzymes (monitored by blood test)
  • Abnormal sensation in skin (Pricking & tingling)
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of Gomero 1gm Inj

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Gomero 1gm Inj during pregnancy?
A:
It is advised not to take this medicine during pregnancy. Consult your doctor if you are pregnant, think you are pregnant or planning a baby. Your doctor will decide if this medicine can be given to you after assessing the benefits over risks.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Gomero 1gm Inj while breastfeeding?
A:
This medicine passes in human milk in low amount; thus, it is advised not to take this medicine when you are breastfeeding. However, your doctor may give you this medicine after assessing the benefit over risks.
driving

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Gomero 1gm Inj?
A:
This medicine does not affect your ability to drive. However, if you have a headache, fits or abnormal skin sensations like tingling & pricking, it is advised not to drive.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Gomero 1gm Inj?
A:
No information is available on interactions of this medicine when taken with alcohol. Consult your doctor or pharmacist for further details.
otherGeneralWarnings

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have diarrhea after taking & during treatment
  • You have sudden severe allergic reaction (rashes, itching, swelling, dizziness, breathlessness)
  • You have existing liver or kidney disease
  • You have fits and other brain problems
  • You skin allergy after taking this medicine
modeOfAction

Mode of Action of Gomero 1gm Inj

How Does It Work?

It works by stopping the formation of the cell wall of the bacteria and thus killing the bacteria which causes the infection.
directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Gomero 1gm Inj

This medicine will be given in a hospital by your doctor or nurse as an injection. Do not self inject this medicine.
interactions

Interactions of Gomero 1gm Inj

Interactions with other medicines

  • Medicines used to treat gout-like probenecid
  • Medicines used to treat fits like valproic acid
  • Medicine used to prevent blood from clotting like warfarin
storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Gomero 1gm Inj

  • Store below 30°C.
  • Protect if from light.
  • Keep it out of the reach of children.
  • Any unused portion should not be stored and should be discarded properly.
dosage

Dosage of Gomero 1gm Inj

Overdose

  • Your doctor or nurse will give this injection, therefore it is less likely to provide you with more or less of this medicine.
  • However, if you experience loose motions, nausea, vomiting and stomach pain immediately after taking this injection, inform your doctor as soon as possible.

Missed a Dose

  • You will be monitored by your doctor or nurse on when the injection should be given to you
  • It is unlikely that the dose will be missed
  • However, if you think your doctor or nurse might have missed a dose, inform them.

Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Abhishek B L

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: What should I discuss with my healthcare expert before taking Meropenem?

A: Inform the doctor about your detailed medical, surgical and allergy history. Inform your physician if you have any of the conditions like kidney disease, history of head injury, if you are pregnant, breastfeeding or planning a pregnancy.

Q: I have fever, cough and cold, can I take this medicine?

A: No, this medicine is not for normal infections. It is for serious complicated infections like pneumonia etc. Also, it is not helpful against viruses or flu.
Last Updated on: 31 Jul 2020 | 07:00 PM (IST)
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