Meropenem, an antibiotic is prescribed for the treatment of intra-abdominal infections including appendicitis, peritonitis, bacterial meningitis, nosocomial pneumonia (hospital-acquired), skin and soft tissue infections in adults and children.
Meropenem should be administered to patients with allergy to Penicillin antibiotics, Cephalosporin, Imipenem and Meropenem. Meropenem is contraindicated in patients with renal diseases, brain tumor, head injury and seizures. An adjusted dosage may be needed in such patients.Special Precautions
History of hypersensitivity to carbapenem, pencillins or other β-lactam antibiotics; infants <3 months; renal insufficiency; neurological disorders; pregnancy, lactation. Not recommended for use in MRSA.
For Intra-abdominal Infection (Adults):
Administer 1 g of Meropenem, IV, thrice daily for 7 to 14 days.
For Meningitis (Adults):
Store at 20-25°C.
- Minimum Order Quantity: 100 Piece
- Item Code: MERODEPT-1G-INJ