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WEMDAZOLE INJECTION 100ML_202314_1
WEMDAZOLE INJECTION 100ML_202314_1
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Wemdazole Injection 100ml

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Salt Composition : Metronidazole

Manufacturer : WEMBRACE BIOPHARMA PVT LTD

Origin of Medicine : India

MRP: 21.28
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Introduction to Wemdazole Injection 100ml

Wemdazole Injection 100ml is an antibiotic drug in the class of 5-nitroimidazole derivatives containing the active ingredient Metronidazole. This drug treats various bacterial infections and gynecological infections. It is also helpful in preventing postoperative infections.

Suppose you have a history of jaundice or liver problems that occurred while taking Wemdazole Injection 100ml or other macrolide antibiotics in the past. In that case, informing your physician about this medical history is important. Individuals who have previously experienced those conditions may have an increased risk of developing further liver problems or experiencing a recurrence of jaundice if exposed to the drug again. Your doctor will consider this information when prescribing medications and may recommend alternative antibiotics that are less likely to cause liver problems or choose a different approach to manage your condition.

This drug can increase the chance of side effects that affect the heart, particularly by prolonging the QT interval. Prolongation of the QT interval leads to a serious heart rhythm abnormality called torsades de pointes. Before taking Wemdazole Injection 100ml, it is important to be aware of the side effects and discuss them with your healthcare provider. It is advised to avoid using the drug if you are mainly allergic to it or its ingredients.


Uses of Wemdazole Injection 100ml

  • Treatment of bacterial infections
  • Treats severe gynecological infections
  • Prevents postoperative infections

Therapeutic Effects of Wemdazole Injection 100ml

Wemdazole Injection 100ml works by interfering with the DNA synthesis of microorganisms, leading to cell death. It specifically targets anaerobic bacteria and certain protozoa, effectively inhibiting their growth and reproduction.


Interaction of Wemdazole Injection 100ml with other drugs

Inform your physician about all your medicines, including prescription, over-the-counter, nutritional or vitamin supplements, and herbal products. Certain medications, such as warfarin, phenytoin, cimetidine, disulfiram, and cholestyramine, may interact with Wemdazole Injection 100ml and reduce effectiveness by causing undesirable side effects.


More Information about Wemdazole Injection 100ml

  • Store Wemdazole Injection 100ml at room temperature below ( 25°C).
  • Keep the vials out of reach of children and pets.

How to consume Wemdazole Injection 100ml

Wemdazole Injection 100ml will be administered to you by a healthcare professional in a hospital setting. It is usually administered as an intravenous injection into a vein. Your physician will decide the dose, route of administration, and frequency based on your disease condition and other factors.


Safety Advices for Wemdazole Injection 100ml

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Pregnancy

  

Your doctor shall prescribe Wemdazole Injection 100ml only if necessary; the benefits outweigh the risks.

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Breast Feeding

  

Taking Wemdazole Injection 100ml during breastfeeding is unsafe because it tends to get excreted in human milk. 

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Lungs

  

Wemdazole Injection 100ml is safe to use and can be prescribed for patients with lung problems. Consult your physician if you have any lung diseases before starting the treatment.

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Liver

  

Wemdazole Injection 100ml should be cautiously administered in patients with severe liver diseases. Dose adjustments are necessary for severe liver failure. Consult your physician if you have liver problems before initiating the therapy.

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Alcohol

  

It is unknown whether consuming alcohol while taking Wemdazole Injection 100ml is safe. Please speak with your physician.

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Driving

  

Driving vehicles or operating heavy machinery is unsafe after taking Wemdazole Injection 100ml. It may cause dizziness and impair concentration.


Side Effects of Wemdazole Injection 100ml

Side effects are unwanted symptoms caused by medicines. Even though all drugs cause side effects, not everyone gets them.

Serious

  • Severe allergic reaction (which may cause sudden faintness, severe breathlessness, abdominal pain, or swelling of the face, tongue and throat.)
  • Severe neurological effects (convulsion or fits, brain disease, disorder of the nerves which can causes loss of vision or speech disorder)
  • Inflammation of your pancreas which may cause pain in your belly with radiation through the back (pancreatitis)
  • Severe skin effects (erythema, serious illness with blistering of the skin, mouth, and genitals and skin peeling)
  • Unexpected infections, mouth ulcers, bruising, bleeding gums, or severe tiredness.

Common

  • Diarrhea
  • Constipation
  • Loss of appetite
  • Fever
  • Headache
  • Drowsiness
  • Dizziness
  • Hallucinations
  • Depressed mood
  • Poor sleep

Word of Advice

It is necessary to complete the full dose regimen of Wemdazole Injection 100ml as prescribed, even if you start feeling better before the treatment ends. Stopping the medication can lead to incomplete eradication of the infection, allowing the bacteria to become even more resistant. Talk to your physician if you develop any symptoms that worsen, or if it does not improve after taking this drug. They may need to reassess your condition and adjust your treatment if necessary. This medicine is prescribed specifically for your condition, and it is highly advised not to share it with others, even if they have related symptoms.


FAQs

Q 1. Can Wemdazole Injection 100ml be used for viral infections?

No, Wemdazole Injection 100ml is not effective against viral infections, such as the common cold or flu. It is specifically used to treat bacterial and protozoal infections.

Q 2. Is Wemdazole Injection 100ml safe during pregnancy and breastfeeding?

Wemdazole Injection 100ml should be used with caution during pregnancy and only when absolutely necessary. Discuss the risks and benefits with your physician before using this medication while pregnant or breastfeeding.

Q 3. Can Wemdazole Injection 100ml interact with other medications?

Wemdazole Injection 100ml can interact with other medications, including certain blood thinners, antifungal drugs, and seizure medications. You must inform your physician about all your medications to avoid serious interactions.

Q 4. Are there any common side effects of Wemdazole Injection 100ml?

Some common side effects of Wemdazole Injection 100ml may include nausea, metallic taste in the mouth, loss of appetite, headache, dizziness, and diarrhea. If these side effects become severe, consult your doctor.


Fact Box of Wemdazole Injection 100ml

Molecule name: Metronidazole

Therapeutic class: Antibiotics

Pharmacological class:  5-nitroimidazole derivative

Indications:

1. Treatment of bacterial infections

2. Treats severe gynecological infections

3. Prevents postoperative infections


References

  1. Baxter Healthcare Ltd, Electronic medicines compendium (EMC), [ Revised on July 2017] [ Accessed on 28th July 2023], https://www.medicines.org.uk/emc/files/pil.1842.pdf
  2. Pfizer Inc, US Food and Drug Administration, [ Revised on June 2013] [Accessed on 28th July 2023], https://www.accessdata.fda.gov/drugsatfda_docs/label/2013/018353s026lbl.pdf
  3. Goodman & Gilman's, The Pharmacological Basis of Therapeutics, Chemotherapy of Microbial Diseases, 12th edition, 2011,1428.
  4. KD Tripathi, Essentials of Medical Pharmacology, Antiamoebic and other antiprotozoal drugs, 7th edition, 2013, 837.

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