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Drug Guide    A   Amikacin

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   Amikacin

Amikacin
(injection) (injectable)


Treats infections. Belongs to a class of drugs called aminoglycoside antibiotics.

ALTERNATE NAMES

Amikin Pediatric, Amikin
 
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Avg Consumer Rating 3 out of 5
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Amikacin
Amikin Pediatric, Amikin
Uses
Treats infections. Belongs to a class of drugs called aminoglycoside antibiotics.

Storage
  • Store in a refrigerator.
  • Do not freeze.
  • Take it out of the refrigerator an hour before the time for your next dose and allow it to warm to room temperature in a clean, dry place. If you see particles in the solution, You should not use it. If you have your treatments at home, you should be given a special container for the used needles.
  • Keep it where children or pets cannot reach it. Keep all medicine out of the reach of children.


How To Use
  • APPEARANCE: Injectable. Your doctor will prescribe your exact dose and tell you how often it should be given. An IM injection is a shot given in your muscle (upper arm, thigh, buttocks).
  • An IV infusion is medicine that is put directly into your body through one of your veins. This medicine should be given by a person trained to give IV or IM medicine, such as a nurse.
  • Sometimes you, a family member, or friend can be taught to give your medicine. If you are receiving IV medicine, check the bag to make sure there are no leaks.
  • Also make sure the solution is clear.

Side Effects
  • Call your doctor right away if you notice any of these side effects: Dizziness or trouble standing Ringing in the ears or trouble hearing Rash or hives Swelling of the face, throat, or lips Wheezing or trouble breathing Urinating less than one cup in a day Severe diarrhea (watery or bloody) Swelling, pain, or redness near where your IV needle is placed Muscle twitching or weakness

Precautions
  • You should not use this medicine if you have ever had an allergic reaction to amikacin or any other aminoglycoside antibiotic such as Garamycin® or Nebcin®.

Missed Dose
  • This medicine needs to be given on a regular schedule.
  • Take the missed dose as soon as you remember, and take the rest of the doses for the day at regularly spaced time intervals. If you miss more than one dose, call your doctor for instructions.

Drug Interactions
  • If you are pregnant or breastfeeding, talk to your doctor before taking this medicine. Make sure your doctor knows if you have kidney disease or myasthenia gravis. Call your doctor right away if you notice any change in your hearing.
  • Your doctor may want you to have hearing tests while you are taking amikacin. If your infection does not improve, or gets worse, while taking this medicine, call your doctor.

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User Medicine Opinions for Amikacin
Overall:3 out of 5
Low adverse Reactions3 out of 5
Healing Power:4 out of 5
No dependency problems:5 out of 5
Cost-Benefit:5 out of 5
Sex: F
Age: 0
Location: chennai
Time Taken: 3 days

Reason: My child 10 Months have taken the injection for lose motion Date: 21 October 2010
Side Effects
No side effect but still she getting diaheara offen

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