Biogem 1000 MG Injection

Manufactured by United Biotech (P) Ltd
Composition: Gemifloxacin
Prescription Required: Yes

Description

Biogem 1000 MG Injection is a broad-spectrum antibiotic used to treat a variety of lung infections. It should be avoided if you are allergic to class of antibiotics called fluoroquinolones. Use with caution in the elderly population as it increases the risk of Tendinitis and tendon rupture.

Highlights

Commonly asked questions for Biogem 1000 MG Injection

Onset of action

The peak effect of this medicine can be observed in 0.5 to 2 hours.

Duration of effect

The effect of this medicine lasts for an average duration of 24 hours.

Safe with alcohol?

Interaction with alcohol is unknown. It is advisable to consult your doctor before consumption.

Is it habit forming?

No habit forming tendency has been reported.

Usage in pregnancy?

This medicine is not recommended for use during pregnancy unless absolutely necessary. Consult your doctor about the potential benefits and risks before deciding to take this medicine.

Usage while breast-feeding?

Use of this medicine is not recommended in women who breastfeed due to the adverse effect on the development of the infant's joints. Use only if clearly needed under the supervision of the doctor. Avoid breastfeeding for about 3 to 4 hours to decrease the infant's risk exposure. Monitoring of undesired effects like diarrhea, diaper rash is necessary.

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