Medicine : Augeoz Vial(1gm)

Name:Augeoz Vial(1gm)
Type:Injection
Manufacturer:Sanofi India Ltd (aventis)
Generic Use:Cefepime , Tazobactam
Composition:Cefepime(1000 Mg) , Tazobactam(125 Mg)
Substitutes:epime tz(1g) , augeoz vial(1gm) , epime tz(1g) , augeoz vial(1gm)


Generic ( Cefepime )



Typical use Of Cefepime :Gynecological And Moderate To Severe Intra Abdominal Infections,bacteremia, Septicaemia, Lower Respiratory Tract Infection, Severe Pneumonia, Febrile Neutropenia, Acute Leukemia, Urinary Tract Infections (UTI).
Mechanism of action of Cefepime :Cephalosporins Are Bactericidal And Have The Same Mode Of Action As Other Beta-lactam Antibiotics (such As Penicillins). Cephalosporins Disrupt The Synthesis Of The Peptidoglycan Layer Of Bacterial Cell Walls. The Peptidoglycan Layer Is Important For Cell Wall Structural Integrity, Especially In Gram-positive Organisms. The Final Transpeptidation Step In The Synthesis Of The Peptidoglycan Is Facilitated By Transpeptidases Known As Penicillin Binding Proteins (PBPs).
Drug Interaction of Cefepime :Probenecid May Increase The Serum Level Of Cefepime.
Side effects of Cefepime :Pseudomembranous Colitis, Hemolytic Anemia, Bone Marrow Depression, Cholestasis, Vomiting, Abdominal Cramps, Renal Failure, Oral Candidiasis.

INTERACTIONS OF CEFEPIME


How Cefepime will impact on Pregnancy ?

Studies In Animals Have Shown No Risk To The Fetus, However There Are No Sufficient Studies In Humans. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

How Cefepime will impact during lactation(breastfeeding) ?

Moderately Safe: No Studies Have Been Conducted In Breastfeeding Women, However There Is Possibility Of Ill Effect To The Breastfed Infants; Or Studies Conducted In Breastfeeding Women Show Minimal Non-threatening Side Effects To The Infants. Drugs Should Be Given Only If The Potential Benefit Justifies The Potential Risk To The Infant. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

Medicine & Alcohol use and effect of Cefepime

No Studies Found






Generic ( Tazobactam )



Typical use Of Tazobactam :It Is Indicated For The Treatment Of Patients With Moderate To Severe Infections Caused By Piperacillin-resistant, Piperacillin/tazobactamsusceptible, ?-lactamase Producing Strains Of The Designated Microorganisms (Appendicitis (complicated By Rupture Or Abscess) And Peritonitis Caused By Piperacillin-resistant, ?-lactamase Producing Strains Of Escherichia Coli Or The Following Members Of The Bacteroides Fragilis Group: B. Fragilis, B. Ovatus, B. Thetaiotaomicron, Or B. Vulgatus).
Mechanism of action of Tazobactam :Tazobactum Inhibits The Action Of Bacterial ?-lactamases That Would Normally Degrade Piperacillin And Extend The Spectrum Of ?-lactam Antibiotics.
Drug Interaction of Tazobactam :Tazobactam Is Known To Interact With Other Drugs Like Arbekacin, Atracurium (Besylate), Cefoxitin, Chloramphenicol, Floxacillin (Na), Methotrexate, Probenecid, Tobramycin, Warfarin (Na). Always Consult Your Physician For The Change Of Dose Regimen Or An Alternative Drug Of Choice That May Strictly Be Required.
Side effects of Tazobactam :Phlebitis, Injection Site Reaction, Pain, Inflammation, Thrombophlebitis, Edema.

INTERACTIONS OF TAZOBACTAM


How Tazobactam will impact on Pregnancy ?

Studies In Animals Have Shown No Risk To The Fetus, However There Are No Sufficient Studies In Humans. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

How Tazobactam will impact during lactation(breastfeeding) ?

Moderately Safe: No Studies Have Been Conducted In Breastfeeding Women, However There Is Possibility Of Ill Effect To The Breastfed Infants; Or Studies Conducted In Breastfeeding Women Show Minimal Non-threatening Side Effects To The Infants. Drugs Should Be Given Only If The Potential Benefit Justifies The Potential Risk To The Infant. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

Medicine & Alcohol use and effect of Tazobactam

No Studies Found