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Intapime-Tz 1.125G Injection

Prescription Required

Salt Composition : Tazobactam,cefepime

Manufacturer : INTAS PHARMACEUTICALS LTD

Origin of Medicine : India

MRP: 379
Price :255
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1 Vial(s)


Introduction to Intapime-tz 1.125g Injection

Intapime TZ 1.125G Injection contains active components called Tazobactam and Cefepime. It is used to treat various types of bacterial infections, including pneumonia( lung infection with fever, cough, and breathing difficulties.), urinary tract infections, skin and soft tissue infections, intra-abdominal infections, bone and joint infections, sepsis (life-threatening infection-triggered inflammation.), and meningitis( inflammation of brain and spinal cord membranes). It is effective against a wide range of bacteria, including both gram-positive and gram-negative bacteria. People who are allergic to Tazobactam + Cefepime or any of its ingredients should avoid using it. It should also be used cautiously in people with kidney or liver disease. People with a history of seizures or other neurological disorders or people who are taking other medications that can interact with this medication, such as warfarin or probenecid. Tazobactam + Cefepime can be used safely in older adults, but it is important to monitor kidney function and adjust the dosage accordingly.


Uses of Intapime-tz 1.125g Injection

Tazobactam + Cefepime is used for the following:

  • Pneumonia
  • Urinary tract infections (UTIs)
  • Skin and soft tissue infections
  • Intra-abdominal infections
  • Bone and joint infections
  • Sepsis
  • Meningitis

Therapeutic Effects of Intapime-tz 1.125g Injection

Intapime TZ 1.125G Injection  is a combination of two antibiotics. Cefepime is a fourth-generation cephalosporin antibiotic. It works by preventing the bacteria from forming the cell wall that they need to survive. Tazobactum is a beta-lactamase inhibitor. It works by preventing bacteria from breaking down Cefepime.


Interaction of Intapime-tz 1.125g Injection with other drugs

Inform the doctor about your medicines, including prescription, over-the-counter, nutritional or vitamin supplements, and herbal products. Certain medications may interact with Intapime TZ 1.125G Injection , reducing effectiveness by causing undesirable side effects. 


More Information about Intapime-tz 1.125g Injection

  • Store at room temperature below 2°C and 25°C
  • Keep away from moisture, heat, and light.
  • It should not be frozen.
  • Keep away from children and pets.

How to consume Intapime-tz 1.125g Injection

Intapime TZ 1.125G Injection is administered intravenously (IV) or intramuscularly (IM) by a healthcare professional. The dose and frequency of administration of this medication will depend on the type and severity of the infection being treated.


Safety Advices for Intapime-tz 1.125g Injection

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Pregnancy

  

If you are pregnant or trying to become pregnant, it is important to talk to your doctor before taking Intapime TZ 1.125G injection.

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Breast Feeding

  

It is important to talk to your doctor about the risks and benefits before using Intapime TZ 1.125G injection while breastfeeding.

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Lungs

  

If you have lung diseases, talking to your doctor before taking Intapime TZ 1.125G injection is important.

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Liver

  

Intapime TZ 1.125G injection  is metabolized in the liver, so individuals with severe liver disease may require dose adjustments. Patients with liver problems should discuss their condition with their healthcare provider before using it.

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Alcohol

  

It is unsafe to drink alcohol while taking Intapime TZ 1.125G injection. Excessive alcohol consumption can increase the risk of certain side effects.

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Driving

  

Intapime TZ 1.125G injection can cause dizziness or fainting, especially if low blood pressure occurs. If you experience any side effects, consult your healthcare provider before taking it while driving.


Side Effects of Intapime-tz 1.125g Injection

Intapime TZ 1.125G injection  causes some side effects like all medications, although not everyone will experience them. 

Serious:

  • Allergic reaction
  • Anaphylaxis
  • Clostridium difficile-associated diarrhea (CDAD)
  • Encephalopathy
  • Neurotoxicity
  • Seizures

Common:

  • Diarrhea
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Rash
  • Itching
  • Pain at the injection site

Word of Advice

Tell your doctor about all the other medications you are taking before starting Intapime TZ 1.125G injection  can interact with other medications, such as warfarin, probenecid, and methotrexate. Tell your doctor if you have any allergies, especially to other antibiotics. Tell your doctor if you have any kidney or liver disease. It should be used with caution in people with kidney or liver disease. Tell your doctor if you are pregnant or breastfeeding. It should only be used in pregnancy and breastfeeding if the potential benefits outweigh the risks. Avoid alcohol while using it as it can interact with this medication and increase the risk of side effects. Be careful driving or operating machinery while using it. 


FAQs

Q 1. What is the dosage of Intapime TZ 1.125G Injection ?

The dosage of Intapime TZ 1.125G Injection will depend on the type and severity of the infection being treated.

Q 2. How long does it take Intapime TZ 1.125G Injection ?

Intapime TZ 1.125G Injection usually starts working within a few hours of administration. However, it may take several days to clear the infection completely.

Q 3. What are the side effects of Intapime TZ 1.125G Injection ?

The most common side effects of Intapime TZ 1.125G Injection are diarrhea, nausea, vomiting, rash, itching, and pain at the injection site. Serious side effects are rare but may include allergic reactions, anaphylaxis, CDAD, encephalopathy, neurotoxicity, and seizures.

Q 4. Who should not take Intapime TZ 1.125G Injection ?

Intapime TZ 1.125G Injection should not be taken by people who are allergic to Cefepime, Tazobactum, or other cephalosporin antibiotics. It should also be used with caution in people with kidney or liver disease, pregnant or breastfeeding women, and people who are taking other medications that can interact with this medication.

Q 5. What should I do if I miss a dose of Intapime TZ 1.125G Injection ?

If you miss a dose of Intapime TZ 1.125G Injection, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and continue with your regular dosing schedule. Do not double up on doses.

Q 6. Can I get an Intapime TZ 1.125G Injection without a prescription?

No, Intapime TZ 1.125G Injection is a prescription medication and can only be obtained with a prescription from a doctor.


Fact Box of Intapime-tz 1.125g Injection

Molecule name: Tazobactam + Cefepime

Therapeutic class: Antibiotics

Pharmacological class: Fourth-generation cephalosporin antibiotic.

Indications: 

1. Pneumonia

2. Urinary tract infections (UTIs)

3. Skin and soft tissue infections

4. Intra-abdominal infections

5. Bone and joint infections

6. Sepsis

7. Meningitis


References

  1. Sanofi, [Revised on Jun 2018] [Accessed on 3rd Oct 2023], https://www.sanofi.in/-/media/Project/One-Sanofi-Web/Websites/Asia-Pacific/Sanofi-IN/Home/science-and-innovation/for-healthcare-professionals/product-information/Augeoz-API-June-2018.pdf?la=en
  2. Pharmacokinetics-Pharmacodynamics of Tazobactam in Combination with Cefepime in an In Vitro Infection Model, American Society for Microbiology, 2017, 61(12), https://journals.asm.org/doi/epub/10.1128/AAC.01052-17
  3.  Biocon Limited, [Accessed on 3rd Oct 2023], http://5.imimg.com/data5/ZN/WV/CF/GLADMIN-59766/celrim-tz-infection-injection-1125-mg-vial.pdf 

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