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INFORMATION ABOUT PIPERACILLIN 4 GM + TAZOBACTAM 500 MG

PIPERACILLIN 4 GM + TAZOBACTAM 500 MG uses

PIPERACILLIN 4 GM + TAZOBACTAM 500 MG is a combination of two drugs: Piperacillin (extended spectrum penicillin) and Tazobactam (beta lactamase inhibitor). They are beta-lactam antibiotics that are used to treat wide array of bacterial infections including peritonitis (inflammation of peritonium), respiratory, pelvic and urinary tract infections.

Common side-effects

• Diarrhoea
• Skin rash
• Fever
• Nausea
• Yeast infection
• Insomnia (Sleeplessness)

It is not necessary for all people to experience the above side-effects.

SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS FOR PIPERACILLIN 4 GM + TAZOBACTAM 500 MG

• PIPERACILLIN 4 GM + TAZOBACTAM 500 MG can be taken irrespective of meals.
• PIPERACILLIN 4 GM + TAZOBACTAM 500 MG is given by healthcare professionals. Please do not self-medicate.
• Do not administer PIPERACILLIN 4 GM + TAZOBACTAM 500 MG if you are allergic to penicillins, cephalosporins, or other beta-lactamase inhibitors.
• Take PIPERACILLIN 4 GM + TAZOBACTAM 500 MG with caution if you have diarrhoea, kidney or liver problems, low potassium levels in blood. If you develop diarrhoea in the middle of the treatment, immediately contact your doctor before taking any medicine for diarrhoea.
• Speak with your doctor if you experience convulsions or if you think you have developed another infection.
• Inform your doctor about ongoing medication and your history of medication, including over-the-counter medicines and herbal products.
• Do not administer PIPERACILLIN 4 GM + TAZOBACTAM 500 MG along with aminoglycosides or Lactated Ringer's (Hartmann's) solution.
• Maintain healthy environment and follow proper hygienic conditions at home and at work place.

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

Q) How does PIPERACILLIN 4 GM + TAZOBACTAM 500 MG work? A) PIPERACILLIN 4 GM + TAZOBACTAM 500 MG is a combination of two drugs: Piperacillin and Tazobactam. Piperacillin works by killing the bacteria. It shows effect on wide range bacteria. Tazobactam helps to eliminate the surviving chance of resistant bacteria. Thus, tazobactam increase the efficiency of piperacillin. PIPERACILLIN 4 GM + TAZOBACTAM 500 MG is used to treat infections of lungs, urinary tract, abdomen, skin or blood. PIPERACILLIN 4 GM + TAZOBACTAM 500 MG is also effective in treating bacterial infections in the patients whose white blood cell count is low, in adults. In children, PIPERACILLIN 4 GM + TAZOBACTAM 500 MG is used to treat abdominal infections such as gallbladder infections, appendicitis, peritonitis.
Q) Is PIPERACILLIN 4 GM + TAZOBACTAM 500 MG Safe for children? A) PIPERACILLIN 4 GM + TAZOBACTAM 500 MG is Safe to use for children above 2 years of age. PIPERACILLIN 4 GM + TAZOBACTAM 500 MG is used to treat abdominal infections in children, including, appendicitis, gallbladder infections and peritonitis. PIPERACILLIN 4 GM + TAZOBACTAM 500 MG is given by a healthcare practitioner.
Q) Can I take PIPERACILLIN 4 GM + TAZOBACTAM 500 MG with methotrexate? A) No, it is recommended not to take PIPERACILLIN 4 GM + TAZOBACTAM 500 MG with methotrexate. PIPERACILLIN 4 GM + TAZOBACTAM 500 MG increases the time methotrexate stays in the body. This might result in accumulation of methotrexate in the body tissues. This may lead to unwanted harmful effects.
Q) Can I take PIPERACILLIN 4 GM + TAZOBACTAM 500 MG if I have kidney problems? A) Yes, you can take PIPERACILLIN 4 GM + TAZOBACTAM 500 MG if you have kidney related problems. However, your doctor may prescribe you lower doses or extend the gap between two doses. Your doctor may also suggest blood tests regularly to observe the effect of PIPERACILLIN 4 GM + TAZOBACTAM 500 MG on your kidneys.
Q) How should I store PIPERACILLIN 4 GM + TAZOBACTAM 500 MG? A) Store PIPERACILLIN 4 GM + TAZOBACTAM 500 MG away from children. Keep PIPERACILLIN 4 GM + TAZOBACTAM 500 MG in a cool and dry place, until opened. After reconstitution, PIPERACILLIN 4 GM + TAZOBACTAM 500 MG can be stored for 24 hours at room temperature or for 48 hours at 4°C. After that, you are advised not to use the reconstituted solution.

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