Colistimethate Sodium 2000000 I.U INJECTION
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Colistimethate Sodium 1000000 I.U


COMPOSITION: Colistimethate Sodium 1000000 I.U

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Colistimethate Sodium for injection IP 10,00,000 IU Overview | Ifyclotin 1 Mg

Colistimethate Sodium for Injection IP 10,00,000 IU is an antibiotic medication used to treat infections caused by certain bacteria. 

Note– This injection is not used to treat cold or flu treatment.

How does Colistimethate Sodium for injection IP 10,00,000 IU work?

Colistimethate Sodium works by stopping the growth of bacteria. It is commonly used to treat pulmonary infections, especially in cystic fibrosis patients. The recommended adult dose for nebulized Colistimethate is 12 million units (80-160 mg) twice daily.

Benefits of using Colistimethate Sodium for injection IP 10,00,000 IU 

Colistimethate sodium is an antibiotic that is used to treat serious bacterial infections caused by certain types of bacteria. It works by killing the bacteria and stopping their growth.

  • Colistimethate Sodium is effective against certain types of bacteria and can be used to treat infections caused by these bacteria.
  • It works by killing the bacteria that cause the infection, helping to eliminate the infection and promote healing.
  • It has activity against a broad range of bacteria, including multidrug-resistant strains.
  • It can be used to treat respiratory tract infections, especially in patients with cystic fibrosis.

Side effects of using Colistimethate Sodium for injection IP 10,00,000 IU 

  1. Stomach upset and itching may occur.
  2. Tingling, strange feeling on the skin
  3. Mental/mood changes
  4. Difficulty walking
  5. Trouble breathing
  6. Diarrhea
  7. Abdominal pain and blood/mucus in the stool.

Important tips for  Colistimethate Sodium for injection IP 10,00,000 IU 

  • Colistimethate Sodium is an antibiotic used to treat bacterial infections.
  • Follow the instructions provided by your healthcare professional.
  • The medication is administered by injection.
  • The strength of the medication is labelled as 10,00,000 IU (International Units).
  • It is important to use the medication as directed and complete the full course of treatment.
  • Colistimethate Sodium is not effective against viral infections.
  • Consult your healthcare professional for specific dosing instructions and any other information related to the use of this medication.


  1. Allergies: If you are allergic to colistimethate, polymyxin B, colistin, or any other allergies, inform your doctor or pharmacist before using this medication. It may contain inactive ingredients that can cause allergic reactions or other problems.
  2. Medical History: Before using this medication, tell your doctor or pharmacist about your medical history, especially if you have diseases of the nerves or muscles (such as myasthenia gravis) or kidney disease.
  3. Dizziness: This drug may make you dizzy. Avoid driving, operating machinery, or any activity that requires alertness until you can do it safely. Limit alcoholic beverages. If you use marijuana (cannabis), discuss it with your doctor.
  4. Surgery or Procedures: Inform your doctor or dentist if you are using this medication before having surgery or any procedure that requires anesthesia or medications that block nerve or muscle activity.
  5. Vaccinations: This medication may affect the effectiveness of live bacterial vaccines, such as the typhoid vaccine. Inform your healthcare professional before receiving any immunizations or vaccinations.
  6. Older Adults: Older adults may be more sensitive to the side effects of this drug, especially kidney problems.
  7.  Pregnancy and Breastfeeding: During pregnancy, use this medication only if clearly needed and discuss the risks and benefits with your doctor. It is unknown if this drug passes into breast milk, so consult your doctor before breastfeeding.
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