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Bactigen

Manufactured by: Fdc Ltd

Contains / Salt: Gentamicin

Prescription Required

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Bactigen

Manufactured by: Fdc Ltd

Contains / Salt: Gentamicin

Prescription Required

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Bactigen Information

Bactigen Benefits & Uses

Bactigen is used to treat the following -

Bactigen Dosage & How to Take

This is the usual dosage recommended in most common treatment cases. Please remember that every patient and their case is different, so the dosage can be different based on the disease, route of administration, patient's age and medical history.

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Ingredients of Bactigen

Gentamicin

Bactigen Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Bactigen is used -

  1. Nausea or vomiting
  2. Allergic reaction
  3. Rash
  4. Diarrhoea
  5. Headache दुर्लभ
  6. Urticaria
  7. Fatigue दुर्लभ
  8. Skin redness
  9. Vertigo दुर्लभ
  10. Weakness
  11. Ringing in ears
  12. Stomatitis (Inflammation of the mouth)

Bactigen Related Warnings

Is the use of Bactigen safe for pregnant women?

Pregnant womens are facing so much difficulty, after taking Bactigen. So strictly do not take without doctor advice.

Severe

Is the use of Bactigen safe during breastfeeding?

Bactigen does not cause any harmful effects during breastfeeding.

Safe

What is the effect of Bactigen on the Kidneys?

Side effects of Bactigen rarely affect the [Organ].

Mild

What is the effect of Bactigen on the Liver?

Bactigen is completely safe for [Organ].

Safe

What is the effect of Bactigen on the Heart?

Using Bactigen does not have any harmful effects on [Organ].

Safe

Severe Interaction of Bactigen with Other Drugs

Bactigen should not be taken with following medicines due to severe side effects it may cause to patients -

Bactigen Contraindications

If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Bactigen unless your doctor advises you to do so -

  1. Ulcerative Colitis
  2. Gastritis
  3. Parkinson's Disease
  4. Kidney Disease
  5. Dehydration

Frequently asked Questions about Bactigen

Is this Bactigen habit forming or addictive?

No, there is no any evidence that Bactigen is addictive.

Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?

You may feel sleepy or tired after taking Bactigen. So it is best to avoid driving.

Dangerous

Is it safe?

Yes, but it is important to consult a doctor before taking Bactigen.

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

There is no benefit of taking Bactigen for mental disorders.

नहीं

Bactigen Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Bactigen

Taking Bactigen with food does not cause any problem.

Safe

Interaction between Alcohol and Bactigen

It is difficult to say anything about the effect of Bactigen and alcohol. No research has been done on this.

Unknown

Bactigen से जुड़े सवाल और जवाब

सवाल 5 months पहले

Does Bactigen cause eye irritation?

Dr. Haleema Yezdani MBBS, General Physician

Eye drop of this drug may cause eye irritation. This occurs very rarely. If you experience excessive irritation of skin after using this drug, then consult your doctor and follow his/her instructions.

सवाल about 1 year पहले

Can I use Bactigen without consulting a doctor?

Dr. Ajay Kumar MBBS, MD, Internal Medicine

No, Bactigen is a prescription drug, hence patient should seek doctors advice before using this medication by himself or herself.

सवाल about 1 year पहले

How long can I safely use Bactigen?

Dr. Gaurav MBBS, General Physician

Usually, Bactigen is given for short-term treatment (7 days), your doctor may prescribe it for a longer duration as per the need based on infection severity after re-evaluating. Use it as advised by your doctor. Do not discontinue the drug suddenly or use it longer than prescribed by your doctor.

सवाल over 1 year पहले

What is Bactigen?

Dr. Uday Nath Sahoo MBBS, Internal Medicine

Bactigen is a brand name of gentamicin and it is available in the form of Injection, eye drop, cream. It belongs to the class of drugs called aminoglycoside antibiotics which is a broad-spectrum antibiotic that is active against both Gram-positive and Gram-negative bacteria. It is a prescription drug that is used for the treatment of bacterial infections of eye, skin, and body.

सवाल about 1 year पहले

Does Bactigen treat pink eye?

Dr. Ayush Pandey MBBS, General Physician

Yes, Bactigen is used for pink eye (conjunctivitis). It effectively treats the symptoms of pink eye. Since it is a prescription drug you should use it only on your doctor's advice.

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References

  1. US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Gentamicin
  2. KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 747-748