Amivis 250 Injection

Amivis 250 Injection

Prescription Required

Packaging :

vial of 1 Injection

Manufacturer :

Dolvis Bio Pharma Pvt Ltd

Composition :

Amikacin (250mg)



Introduction to Amivis 250 Injection

Amivis 250 Injection contains Amikacin which is an antibiotic that takes on tough bacterial enemies to fight serious infections in the body , It's like a powerful defender, working hard to bring back harmony and health belongs to the aminoglycoside class and is effective against various infections, including meningitis, blood infections, and respiratory issues caused by bacteria.

This medication is crucial in combating serious bacterial infections affecting the urinary tract, lungs, bones, joints, skin, and other vital areas of the body. It does so by eradicating the harmful bacteria causing the infection.

Amikacin works by directly attacking and killing the bacteria responsible for the infection. It is a powerful weapon against a wide range of bacterial strains.

This antibiotic may pose risks of kidney problems, hearing issues, and nerve problems. It is crucial to inform your doctor about any history of kidney disease, hearing loss, or nerve problems.

Regular monitoring and prompt reporting of symptoms like decreased urination, swelling, or hearing issues are essential

If a dose is missed, take it as soon as possible However, if it's nearing the next scheduled dose, it's advisable to skip the missed one.

Consistent use of the prescribed dose is vital to ensure complete treatment and avoid antibiotic resistance.



How Amivis 250 Injection Works

Amikacin operates like a disruptor inside bacteria. It targets a specific part called the 30S ribosomal subunit, crucial for their growth. By meddling with the bacteria's protein-making process, it creates defective or harmful proteins, disrupting their normal functions. Think of it as throwing a wrench into a machine – it stops bacteria from making the proteins they need to survive and grow. Amikacin is like a precision tool that specifically targets bacteria, making it an effective treatment against various bacterial infections.

How to take Amivis 250 Injection

Follow your doctor''''s guidance on it''''s use
It is available in different forms, including tablets and liquid solutions
Swallow the tablet whole and measure the liquid medicine with the provided device

Special Precautions about Amivis 250 Injection

Amikacin should be administered under the supervision of a healthcare professional, and the dosage should be determined based on factors such as the type and severity of the infection, the patient's weight, renal function, and overall health.
While amikacin primarily affects the kidneys, it's essential to monitor liver function, especially in individuals with preexisting liver conditions.

USES IN Amivis 250 Injection

Bacterial infections

BENEFITS OF Amivis 250 Injection

Powerful antibiotic against infections.
It treats bacterial diseases effectively.
Resolves severe bacterial infections promptly.

SIDE EFFECTS OF Amivis 250 Injection

Skin rash

What if I Missed a Dose of Amivis 250 Injection

Your doctor or nurse keeps a close eye on when you need it. It's rare to miss a dose, but if you suspect it, let them know. They're there to ensure you receive the right treatment at the right time.

Drug Interaction :

Amikacin can be inactivated by beta-lactams but is still used with penicillins for an additive effect against bacteria.
Carbapenems enhance amikacin efficacy against some Gram-positive bacteria.
Cephalosporins may increase nephrotoxicity and randomly elevate creatinine levels when combined with aminoglycosides.
Chloramphenicol, clindamycin, and tetracycline can antagonize aminoglycosides, reducing their effectiveness
Amikacin''s effect is heightened with drugs derived from botulinum toxin, anesthetics, neuromuscular blocking agents, or large citratecontaining blood doses
Potent diuretics increase amikacin concentration, leading to higher ototoxicity risk
Quinidine raises amikacin levels in the body, while NSAID indomethacin increases aminoglycoside levels in premature infants
Contrast mediums like ioversol intensify nephrotoxicity and ototoxicity caused by amikacin
Amikacin may reduce the efficacy of certain vaccines, including live BCG, cholera, and live typhoid vaccines, acting as a pharmacological antagonist
Consult your healthcare provider for more information

Drug-Food Interaction

No identified drug interactions for Amikacin, allowing safe consumption without dietary restrictions while maintaining its therapeutic effectiveness in treating bacterial infections.
Consult your healthcare provider for more information.

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Disease Explanation :


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Disclaimer : This information is not a substitute for medical advice. Consult your healthcare provider before making any changes to your treatment . Do not ignore or delay professional medical advice based on anything you have seen or read on Medwiki.

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