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Coly Monas 1Million IU Injection

Manufacturer: Glenmark Pharmaceuticals Ltd
Medicine composition: Colistimethate
Prescription vs.OTC: Prescription by Doctor required

Coly Monas 1Million IU Injection is an antibiotic. It is used to treat bacterial infections. This medicine functions by killing the sensitive bacteria causing germs.

On using this medication, you may experience some common side effects such as slurred speech, visual disturbances, confusion, dizziness, etc. If the allergic reactions persist or continue to become worse over time seek the help of your health care provider as soon as possible.

Do not use this medication if you are allergic to any ingredient contained within Coly Monas 1Million IU Injection. Before using this medication notify your doctor if:

  • You have kidney disorders.
  • You are allergic to any food or medicine or substance.
  • You are taking any prescription or non-prescription drugs or herbal products or dietary supplements.
  • You are pregnant or are planning to become pregnant or are nursing a baby.

The dosage for this medication should be ideally prescribed by the doctor as per your allergies, your medical history and current condition. The usual adult dose for treating infection is 2.5-5 mg given by IM or IV in dose of 2-4 per day.

Information given here is based on the salt content of the medicine. Uses and effects of the medicine may vary from person to person. It is advisable to consult a Internal Medicine Specialist before using this medicine.

The drug is used to treat:

  • Bacterial Infections

  • Hypersensitivity

The side effects of this drug include:

  • Slurred Speech

  • Visual Disturbances

  • Confusion

  • Vertigo

  • Is It safe with alcohol?

    Consult your doctor before consuming drug.
  • Are there any pregnancy warnings?

    Pregnant women must consult doctor before using this drug.
  • Are there any breast-feeding warnings?

    Breastfeeding women are advised to consult doctor before using this drug.
  • Is it safe to drive while on this medicine?

    Patients should not drive or operate machinery if they get affected symptoms like dizziness, drowsiness, fatigue.
  • Does this affect kidney function?

    There is no interaction between renal impairment and consuming this drug. So dose alteration is not needed.
  • Does this affect liver function?

    Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.

Below is the list of medicines, which have the same composition, strength and form as Coly Monas 1Million IU Injection , and hence can be used as its substitute.

  • Are there any missed dose instructions?

    Missed dose should be taken as soon as possible. It is recommended to skip your missed dose, if it is the time for your next scheduled dose.
  • Are there any overdose instructions?

    Consult your doctor in case of overdose.

This medicine falls under the antibiotic class. This antibiotic is produced byColy Monas 1Million IU Injection is an antibiotic that is produced by certain antibiotic that is produced by the bacterium Paenibacillus polymyxa. The polycationic nature of the medication displaces the calcium and magnesium counter ions in the lipopolysaccharide certain bacterium Paenibacillus polymyxa. The polycationic nature of the medication displaces the calcium and magnesium counter ions in the lipopolysaccharide.

Whenever you take more than one medicine, or mix it with certain foods or beverages, you"re at risk of a drug interaction.

  • Interaction with Medicine

    Medicine

    This drug interacts with abacavir, acarbose, aclidinium, acrivastine, etc.

Ques: What is Coly Monas 1Million IU Injection?

Ans: This drug is used to treat bacterial infections.

Ques: How long do I need to use Coly Monas 1Million IU Injection before I see improvement in my condition?

Ans: In most of the cases, the average time taken by this medication to reach its peak effect is around 1 day to 1 week. Please consult your doctor for the time period you need to use this medication.

Ques: At what frequency do I need to use Coly Monas 1Million IU Injection?

Ans: This medication is generally used once or twice a day. It is advised to consult your doctor before the usage, as the frequency also depends on the patient's condition.

Ques: Should I use Coly Monas 1Million IU Injection empty stomach, before food or after food?

Ans: This medication is advised to be consumed orally. If you take it on an empty stomach, it might upset the stomach. Please consult the doctor before using it.

Ques: What are the instructions for the storage and disposal of Coly Monas 1Million IU Injection?

Ans: It should be stored at room temperature, away from heat and direct light. Keep it away from the reach of children and pets.
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