Manufacturer: Baxter(India) Pvt Ltd
Trade name: Zycin
Unit: 100 mg / Vial
Active ingredient: Amikacin
Category: Aminoglycoside antibiotic.
Pregnancy category: Amikacin belongs to FDA pregnancy category D. Amikacin can harm your unborne baby.
Uses: Zycin 100 mg injection is used to treat bacterial infections. It is effective in respiratory tract infections, recurrent urinary tract infections, bones and joints infections, meningitis and other bacterial infections.
How to use: Zycin 100 mg injection is administered by intravenous or intramuscular route by doctor or under supervision of doctor. It is given three times a day as required.
Side Effects: Diarrhea, kidney problems, hearing loss. Consult doctor in any severe allergic reactions occur like difficulty breathing, rashes.
Dosage: Amikacin dosage: For adults 15 mg / kg / day as a single dose or divided into 2 equal doses.
Written by: : healthplus24.com team
Date last updated: July 03rd, 2015
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