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Antibiotics

AZTREONAM INJ

What is AZTREONAM INJ used for?

Aztreonam Inj is an antibiotic used in the treatment of severe bacterial infections of various parts of the body such as the Urinary tract, blood, Brain, Ear, skin and soft tissue, Abdomen, Bone, windpipe and the lungs. Aztreonam Inj is available on Drugstore Nigeria, an online Pharmacy store in Lagos.

How does Aztreonam Inj work?

Aztreonam belongs to a class of medications called monobactam antibiotics. It works by killing bacteria. It prevents bacteria from forming the bacterial protective covering (cell wall) needed for them to survive. Antibiotics such as aztreonam injection do not work for viral infections such as colds, flu, or other viral infections.

Aztreonam Inj Dosage.

Aztreonam Inj should be used only in Accord with your doctor’s prescription.

It is available in the dosage forms of Powder for Solution.

How to use Aztreonam Inj

•          Aztreonam inj is prescribed for the treatment of bacterial infections.

•          It is administered by an injection or drip into a vein or into a muscle in your buttock or thigh.

•          Complete the prescribed course, even if you start to feel better. An uncompleted dose may make the infection come back and harder to treat.

What are the Side Effects of Aztreonam Inj?

Common side effects of Aztreonam Inj include;

•          Rash

•          Vomiting

•          Nausea

•          Diarrhea

•          Injection site reactions may occur such as pain, swelling, and redness.

Aztreonam Inj Precautions

•          Diarrhea may occur as a side effect of Aztreonam Inj but it should stop when you have completed the dose.

•          Consult your doctor if diarrhoea doesn’t stop or if you find blood in your stools.

•          Consult your doctor immediately if you develop an itchy rash, swelling of your face, throat or tongue or breathing difficulties while taking this drug.

•          Consult your doctor if you are pregnant or breastfeeding before taking Aztreonam inj.

How long should Aztreonam Inj be used?

Generally, Aztreonam inj should be continued for at least 48 hours after the patient becomes asymptomatic or the evidence of bacterial eradication has been obtained.

Where to buy Aztreonam Inj.

Aztreonam Inj can be purchased at Drugstore.ng, Nigeria’s largest online pharmacy store.

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