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      Vancomycin Iv Injection 500Mg 10Ml (1 Box = 1 Injection)

      Rs. 2,438.65

      Rs. 2,567.00



      Vancomycin Iv Specification

      Requires Prescription (YES/NO)



      Vancomycin HCI

      Used For

      Bacterial Infection

      How it works

      The bactericidal action of Vancomycin results primarily from inhibition of cell-wall biosynthesis. In addition, Vancomycin alters bacterial-cell membrane permeability and RNA synthesis. There is no cross-resistance between Vancomycin and other antibiotics.

      Vancomycin Iv Usage And Safety


      Vancomycin HCI

      Side Effects

      Infusion related events , nephrotoxicity , ototoxicity , neutropenia , nausea , chills , fever , rashes , eosinophillia , phlebitis , decreased BP , dyspnoea , stridor , pruritis , mucosal inflammation , severe pain at inj site.

      Drug Interactions

      Neurotoxic , ototoxic or nephrotoxic drugs , anesthetics , PPIs , antimotility agents.


      Serious or severe infections caused by susceptible strains of methicillin-resistant (beta-lactam-resistant) staphylococci, pencillin-alergic patients. For infections caused by vancomycin susceptible organisms for initial therapy, when methicillin resistant staphylococci are suspected. In the treatment of staphylococcal endocarditis, infections due to staphylococci, including septicemia, bone infections, lower respiratory tract infections, and skin & skin structure infections. 

      When not to Use

      Vancomycin HCI is contraindicated in patients with known hypersensitivity to this antibiotic.

      Vancomycin Iv Precautions


      In order to minimise the risk of nephrotoxicity when treating patients with underlying renal dysfunction or patients receiving concomitant therapy with an aminoglycoside. Serial monitoring or renal function should be performed and particular care should be taken in following appropriate dosing schedules.

      Vancomycin Iv Warnings

      Warning 1

      Rapid bolus administration (e.g. Over several minutes) may be associated with exaggerated hypotension and rarelycardiac a rest.

      Warning 2

      Vancomycin HCI should be administered in a diluted solution over a period of not less than 60 minutes to avoid rapid-infusion-related reactions. Stopping the infusion usually results in prompt cessation of there reactions.

      Warning 3

      Ototoxicity has occurred in patients receiving Vancomycin HCI. It may be transient or permanent. It has been reported mostly in patients who have given excessive doses. who have an underfying hearing loss, or who are receiving concomitant therapy with another ototoxic agent,such as an aminoglycoside .

      Vancomycin Iv Additional Information

      Pregnancy category

      Always consult your physician before using any medicine.

      Storage (YES/NO)

      Store this medicine at room temperature, away from direct light and heat.

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