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Imipenem + Cilastatin Pharmacology
Imipenem + CilastatinAbout Imipenem + CilastatinN/AMechanism of Action of Imipenem + CilastatinN/APharmacokinets of Imipenem + CilastatinN/AOnset of Action for Imipenem + CilastatinN/ADuration of Action for Imipenem + CilastatinN/AHalf Life of Imipenem + CilastatinN/ASide Effects of Imipenem + CilastatinN/AContra-indications of Imipenem + CilastatinN/ASpecial Precautions while taking Imipenem + CilastatinN/APregnancy Related InformationUse with cautionOld Age Related InformationN/ABreast Feeding Related InformationUse with caution Children Related InformationN/AIndications for Imipenem + Cilastatin1.Infections of lower respiratory tract and urinary tract
2.Intra-abdominal and gynecologic infections
4.Bone and joint infections
5.Skin and skin structure infections
7.Polymicrobic infections due to susceptible microorganisms
Interactions for Imipenem + CilastatinN/ATypical Dosage for Imipenem + CilastatinAdult:
IV: 125, 250, or 500 mg dose over 20 to 30 min
IM: 500 to 750 mg every 12 h. Max: 1,500 mg/day
Children: Less than 40 kg: IM 60 mg/kg/day
Schedule of Imipenem + CilastatinN/AStorage Requirements for Imipenem + CilastatinStore unreconstituted powder at or below 77?F in a well closed container. Keep out of the reach of childrenEffects of Missed Dosage of Imipenem + CilastatinN/AEffects of Overdose of Imipenem + CilastatinN/A
ImipenemAbout ImipenemAn intravenous ?-lactam antibiotic, Carbapenem derivative, AntibioticMechanism of Action of ImipenemN/APharmacokinets of ImipenemN/AOnset of Action for ImipenemN/ADuration of Action for ImipenemN/AHalf Life of ImipenemN/ASide Effects of ImipenemN/AContra-indications of ImipenemN/ASpecial Precautions while taking ImipenemN/APregnancy Related InformationN/AOld Age Related InformationN/ABreast Feeding Related InformationN/AChildren Related InformationN/AIndications for ImipenemN/AInteractions for ImipenemN/ATypical Dosage for ImipenemN/ASchedule of ImipenemN/AStorage Requirements for ImipenemN/AEffects of Missed Dosage of ImipenemN/AEffects of Overdose of ImipenemN/A
CilastatinAbout CilastatinEnzyme inhibitor, Antibiotic resistance reducer to imipenemMechanism of Action of CilastatinCilastatin is an inhibitor of dehydropeptidase I, an enzyme found in the brush border of the renal tubules. It is given as the sodium salt with imipenem to prevent its renal metabolism and protect against nephrotoxic effectsPharmacokinets of CilastatinN/AOnset of Action for CilastatinN/ADuration of Action for CilastatinN/AHalf Life of CilastatinN/ASide Effects of Cilastatin1.Diarrhea
Contra-indications of CilastatinHypersensitivity to these drugsSpecial Precautions while taking CilastatinRenal FailurePregnancy Related InformationN/AOld Age Related InformationN/ABreast Feeding Related InformationN/AChildren Related InformationN/AIndications for CilastatinUsed in association with the antibiotic, imipenem, to prevent its inactivationInteractions for CilastatinN/ATypical Dosage for CilastatinCombined with imipenem, equal part with imipenemSchedule of CilastatinN/AStorage Requirements for CilastatinN/AEffects of Missed Dosage of CilastatinN/AEffects of Overdose of CilastatinN/A
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