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Penmer 1gm Inj

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By BIOCON LTD
1g Injection
3023.91*
MRP 3687.70
15% OFF
3% EXTRA
Inclusive of all taxes
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Meropenem(1.0 G)
therapy
Therapeutic classification
ANTIBIOTIC

Medical Description

Penmer Injection is used to treat severe and serious infections caused by various infection-causing bacteria. Penmer Injection contains meropenem as its active ingredient. It is a higher-end antibioti...
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    Uses
    Contraindications
    Side effects
    Precautions and Warnings
    Mode of Action
    Directions for Use
    Interactions
    Storage and disposal
    Dosage
    FAQs
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    Quick Summary
uses

Uses of Penmer 1gm Inj

  • Penmer Injection is used to treat severe bacterial infections.
contraindications

Contraindications of Penmer 1gm Inj

If you are allergic to meropenem, any other antibiotics or any other ingredients of Penmer Injection
sideEffects

Side effects of Penmer 1gm Inj

Pain, inflammation, swelling, redness at the injection site, nausea, vomiting, diarrhoea, rash, headache, stomach ache
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of Penmer 1gm Inj

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Penmer Injection during pregnancy?
A:
Penmer Injection should be used only if prescribed by your doctor. Consult your doctor if you are pregnant, think you are pregnant or planning a baby.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Penmer Injection while breastfeeding?
A:
There is limited information available about the effect of Penmer Injection on breastfeeding. Thus it should be used only if prescribed by your doctor. Consult your doctor for further details.
driving

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Penmer Injection?
A:
Penmer Injection does not affect your ability to drive. However, if you have a headache, tingling numbness in your hands or legs then avoid driving.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Penmer Injection?
A:
There is limited information available about the effect of alcohol of this medicine.
otherGeneralWarnings

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have diarrhoea after taking & during treatment
  • You experience an allergic reaction (rashes, itching, swelling, dizziness, breathlessness)
  • You have existing liver or kidney disease
  • You have a history of fits and other brain problems
  • You are on any medications
modeOfAction

Mode of Action of Penmer 1gm Inj

How Does It Work?

Meropenem inhibits the formation of the bacterial cell wall and thus killing the bacteria which causes the infection.
directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Penmer 1gm Inj

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

Interactions of Penmer 1gm Inj

Interactions with other medicines

  • Some medicines can affect the way Penmer Injection works, or Penmer Injection 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 medicines to treat blood thinners like warfarin, medicines for brain-related disorders such as valproic acid and medicines used to treat gout such as probenecid.
storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Penmer 1gm Inj

  • Store in a cool dry place. Protect it from light.
  • Do not freeze.
dosage

Dosage of Penmer 1gm Inj

Overdose

Penmer Injection will be given by a doctor or nurse thus chances of overdose are unlikely. However, if you experience any discomfort or specific symptoms inform your doctor or reach out to the nearest...
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Missed a Dose

It is unlikely that the dose of Penmer Injection will be missed if you are monitored in a healthcare setup. However, if you have missed any dose of this injection inform your doctor or nurse immediate...
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Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Nikita Toshi

BDS (Bachelor of Dental Surgery)

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: Can Penmer Injection be used to relieve pain?

A: No, Penmer Injection is not a pain killer. This medicine only treats severe bacterial infections.

Q: I have fever, cough and cold, can I take Penmer Injection?

A: No, Penmer Injection is not for normal infections. It is for serious complicated infections like pneumonia etc. Also, it is not helpful against viruses or flu.

Q: Is Penmer Injection an antibiotic?

A: Yes, Penmer Injection is an antibiotic.

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Quick Summary

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ContainsMeropenem(1.0 G)
UsesBacterial infection
Side effectsPain at injection site, diarrhea, nausea, stomach ache
Last Updated on: 05 Jun 2021 | 04:21 PM (IST)
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