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Icin 500mg Inj

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Medical Description

Icin 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, interfering ...
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ContainsAmikacin(500.0 Mg)
UsesBacterial infections
Side effectsNausea, dizziness, pain at injection site, drowsiness, rash
ClassificationANTIBIOTIC
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Uses of Icin 500 MG

Icin Injection is used for treating serious bacterial infections.

Contraindications of Icin 500 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.

Side effects of Icin 500 MG

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

Precautions and Warnings of Icin 500 MG

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Icin 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.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Icin Injection while breastfeeding?
A:
It is not known if Icin 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

Q:
Can I drive if I have taken Icin 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 Icin Injection, avoid driving.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol if I have taken Icin 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.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You may experience an allergic reaction.
  • You may experience side effects after taking Icin 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.
  • Icin 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.

Mode of Action of Icin 500 MG

How Does It Work?

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

Directions for Use of Icin 500 MG

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

Interactions of Icin 500 MG

Interactions with other medicines

  • Some medicines affect the way Icin Injection works or Icin 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.

Storage and disposal of Icin 500 MG

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

Dosage of Icin 500 MG

Overdose

Icin 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 docto...
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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 Icin 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 Icin Injection.

Q: What are the uses of Icin Injection?

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

Q: How is Icin Injection given?

A: Icin 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.
Product Details
Brand
ICIN
Expires on or After
24/08/2022
Last Updated on: 24 Feb 2022 | 06:42 PM (IST)
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