Azom 1gm Injection

Medically reviewed by Dr. Naresh Dang | Written By Sonu Kumar Rao

Last updated on: November 02, 2020 10:41 am

Azom 1gm Injection

Uses of Azom 1gm Injection

Azom 1gm Injection is used for the treatment or prevention of the following disease(s):

Bacterial Infections (Urinary Tract Infections, Skin, Soft Tissue)

Side effects of Azom 1gm Injection

The most common side effects of Azom 1gm Injection are – Abdominal Pain, Vertigo, Diarrhoea, Nausea, Headache, Vomiting

These side effects can usually occur in patients. However, these are only indicative and not all patients will experience them.

Precautions while using Azom 1gm Injection

Do not use Azom 1gm Injection if you are allergic to – Aztreonam

If you have heart disease, liver or kidney disease, drug or alcohol addiction, consult your doctor before using Azom 1gm Injection.

If you are allergic to any medicine or food, consult your doctor before using this medicine.

Use this medicine under the supervision of your doctor.

To avoid an adverse reaction, consult your doctor if you are already taking other medicines.

How Azom 1gm Injection works

Azom 1gm Injection contains – Aztreonam

Aztreonam inhibits bacterial cell wall synthesis in susceptible aerobic gram-negative bacteria. These bacteria assemble rigid, cross-linked cell walls in several steps. Aztreonam affects the final cross-linking step by inactivating penicillin-binding protein 3 the enzyme that links cell wall strands, which causes cell lysis and death.

Dosage of Azom 1gm Injection

The dosage of Azom 1gm Injection depends on many factors such as the patient age, health, medical condition or history of the patient and many other conditions.

Please use this medicine as prescribed by your doctor.

Overdose of Azom 1gm Injection

If you forget to take a dose of Azom 1gm Injection, do not take two doses at the same time, there is a risk of overdose.

If you notice any unusual reaction in your body after taking this medicine, contact your doctor immediately or call your local medical emergency number.

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Drug :- aminoglycosides prolonged or high-dose therapy: Increased risk of nephrotoxicity and ototoxicity.

cefoxitin, imipenem: Possibly antagonized action of aztreonam.

furosemide, probenecid: Possibly increased blood aztreonam level.

About Reviewer

Dr. Naresh Dang is an MD in Internal Medicine. He has special interest in the field of Diabetes, and has over two decades of professional experience in his chosen field of specialty. Dr. Dang is an expert in the managememnt of Diabetes, Hypertension and Lipids. He also provides consultation for Life Style Management.

About Author

Sonu Kumar is a registered pharmacist with Bihar State Pharmacy Council with over 6 months experience. He is a medicine content contributor at Zotezo.