Mero 500mg Injection
Mero 500 MG Injection helps in the treatment of infections which occur because of certain kinds of bacteria. Known to be a carbapenem antibiotic, the medication destroys bacteria by restricting the growth of bacterial cell wall.
There are a few medical conditions as well as medicines that can hinder the effect of Mero 500 MG Injection. Thus it is necessary that you provide your medical practitioner with a detailed medical history of existing health issues and the medication that you are currently taking. Make sure to inform your doctor if you are breast feeding, expecting, or are planning to conceive. In case you are allergic to certain medicines or even food tell your doctor about it. Patients with kidney and lever issues, meningitis, going through dialysis and problems with seizures should discuss the safety of Mero 500 MG Injection before starting it. Patients who are taking probenecid are generally advised not to take Mero 500 MG Injection.
The medication is generally administered with an injection at a private health clinic or the hospital. Thus it is effectively stored and handle by a professional. In case you are taking Mero 500 MG Injection at home, store it as instructed by the doctor and keep it well away from the reach of children and pets.
All medications can cause some side effects which occur initially but disappear with gradual use. Some side effects of Mero 500 MG Injection are headache, dizziness, nausea, pain, vomiting, sore throat or mouth or problems with sleep. Some serious side effects are hives, diarrhea, seizures, rashes, pale skin, breathing problems and swelling. If these serious side effects occur get in touch with your doctor immediately.
When it comes to safety information regarding Mero 500 MG Injection, keep the following points in mind-
The drug can lead to drowsiness and dizzy spells. Thus it is always best if you avoid driving.
The drug only treat bacterial infections, not viral infections.
Complete the entire course prescribed by your doctor. If you stop in between, the infection may reoccur.
Mero 500 MG Injection is used for treating Bacterial Meningitis, an inflammation of the protective membranes that surround the brain and spinal cord caused by Streptococcus pneumoniae and Neisseria meningitidis.
Skin And Structure Infection
Mero 500 MG Injection is used for curing skin and structure infections such as cellulitis and wound infections caused by Streptococcus pyogenes and Staphylococcus aureus.
Mero 500 MG Injection prevents intra-abdominal infections caused by Escherichia coli and Klebsiella.
Mero 500 MG Injection also cures Pneumonia, a lung infection caused by Streptococcus pneumoniae and Haemophilus influenzae.
Swelling And Redness At The Injection Site
Black Or Tarry Stools
Decreased Urine Output
Acid Or Sour Stomach
White Patches In The Mouth Or On The Tongue
Missed Dose instructions
The missed dose should be taken as soon possible. It is advisable to skip the missed dose if it’s already time for your next scheduled dose.
Seek emergency medical treatment or contact the doctor in case of overdose.
Mero 500 MG Injection belongs to the carbapenem. It works by inhibiting the bacterial cell wall synthesis by binding to penicillin binding proteins which would inhibit the growth and multiplication of bacteria.