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Koolistin 1miu Injection

1 Injection(s) in Injection
MRP 917.66
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Koolistin 1 MIU Description

Koolistin Injection is an antibiotic medicine. It is used in the treatment of certain types of severe bacterial infections. It contains colistin (also called polymyxin E or colistimethate) as its mai

n component. It will be given to you in a hospital or clinic by a doctor or nurse as an injection. You should avoid self-injecting.


Product Summary

Offer Price₹807.54
You Save₹110.12 (12% on MRP)
ContainsColistin(1.0 Miu)
UsesSerious bacterial infection
Side effectsInjection site reactions
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Uses of Koolistin 1 MIU

For the treatment of severe bacterial infections

Contraindications of Koolistin 1 MIU

If you are allergic to colistin or any other ingredients of Koolistin Injection

Side effects of Koolistin 1 MIU

  • Injections site reaction
  • Skin rash
  • Dizziness

Precautions and Warnings of Koolistin 1 MIU



Can I take Koolistin Injection during pregnancy?
Koolistin Injection should be used during pregnancy only if considered essential by the doctor after assessing the benefits over risks, as limited safety data is available in pregnant women.

Breast Feeding

Can I take Koolistin Injection while breastfeeding?
Koolistin Injection should be used while breastfeeding only if considered essential by the doctor


Can I drive if I have taken Koolistin Injection?
Koolistin Injection may cause dizziness, confusion, visual disturbance. Caution is needed while driving or operating machines.


Can I consume alcohol with Koolistin Injection?
Although there is no known interaction between alcohol and this medicine, it is essential to consult your physician if you have a habit of consuming alcohol regularly.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have problems with your kidneys
  • You have asthma
  • You are suffering from a condition that causes muscle weakness (myasthenia gravis)
  • You have a history of an autoimmune disorder of skin called porphyria

Mode of Action of Koolistin 1 MIU

How Does It Work?

Colistin is an antibiotic that kills the bacteria by damaging the cell membrane and thus stops the growth of bacteria

Directions for Use of Koolistin 1 MIU

  • Koolistin Injection will be given to you in the hospital by your doctor or nurse. Do not self-inject this medicine.
  • Follow any instructions suggested by the doctor or nurse during the procedure or for aftercare.

Interactions of Koolistin 1 MIU

Interactions with other medicines

  • Some medicines can affect the way Koolistin Injection works, or this medicine itself can reduce the effectiveness of other medicines taken at the same time.
  • Tell your doctor about all the medicines, supplements, or herbals you are currently taking or might take to avoid any possible interaction.
  • Especially if you are taking antibiotics, muscle relaxants, medicines to treat a condition called myasthenia gravis (muscle weakness).

Storage and disposal of Koolistin 1 MIU

  • Store Koolistin Injection under the conditions mentioned on the pack.
  • Keep it away from children and pets

Dosage of Koolistin 1 MIU


Koolistin Injection will be given to you by a doctor or nurse. Therefore, it is less likely that you may get an overdose on this medicine. If you experience any symptoms right after taking this inject...
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Missed a Dose

The doctor or nurse usually gives Koolistin Injection in the hospital or clinic. Therefore, the chances of missing a dose are less. However, if you feel that a dose has been missed, please inform your...
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Content Details


Dr. Nikita Toshi

BDS (Bachelor of Dental Surgery)


Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)


Q: What is the composition of Koolistin Injection?

A: Koolistin Injection contains colistin (also called polymyxin E or colistimethate), which belongs to the antibiotics group of medicines.

Q: What is the use of Koolistin Injection?

A: Koolistin Injection is used in the treatment of certain serious types of infections caused by bacteria.
Last Updated on: 17 Jun 2022 | 11:14 PM (IST)

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