Efficin 750mg Injection Description:
Efficin 750mg Injection is an antibiotic. It kills bacteria by inhibiting synthesis of essential proteins, required by bacteria to carry out vital functions.
Efficin 750mg Injection is used in the treatment of bacterial infections and tuberculosis.
Nausea, Vomiting, Diarrhoea, Skin rash, Hearing loss, Balance disorder (loss of balance).
Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.
Is Efficin bacteriostatic or bactericidal?
Efficin is a bactericidal (that kills the bacteria) drug
Is Efficin heat stable or heat sensitive
Efficin is heat stable, sensitive to light and it can degrade
Does Efficin kill yeast/e-coli/bacteria/cells/plants?
Efficin is mainly used against gram negative bacteria
Is kanamycin a tetracycline?
No. Kanamycin is not a tetracycline. It belongs to a group of medicines called aminoglycosides
Is Efficin injurious to ears (ototoxic)?
Yes. Efficin is injurious to ears. Tell your doctor if you experience any of the symptoms related to your ears
How does Efficin resistance gene work?
The Efficin resistance gene has natural origins and is found in Streptomyces Kanamyceticus, a bacteria that is able to produce an enzyme that breaks down the Efficin antibiotic before the antibiotic can destroy the bacteria.