Ertalym 1gm Injection Description:
Ertalym 1gm Injection is an antibiotic. It kills bacteria by preventing them from forming their own protective covering which is required for their survival in the human body.
Ertalym 1gm Injection is used in serious bacterial infections and prevention of infection after surgery of the colon or rectum. It is used in infections of various body parts like skin and soft tissues, urinary tract, blood, brain and lungs (pneumonia).
Nausea, Vomiting, Seizure.
Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.
Is ertapenem and penicillin or a sulfa drug or a beta lactam or does ertapenem contain penicillin?
Ertapenem is an antibiotic of the beta-lactam group, similar in structure to penicillins. However, they are used for the treatment of different infections. Ertapenem is not a sulfa drug
what is Ertalym used for?
Ertalym is used to treat infections in various parts of the body caused by bacteria that are susceptible it. These include gynecologic and abdominal infections, pneumonia, skin and underlying tissue infections due to diabetes (e.g. diabetic foot). It is also used to prevent infection after certain types of surgeries
What is Ertalym sodium?
Ertalym sodium is sodium salt of the Ertalym antibiotic
Is Ertalym nephrotoxic?
Yes. It increases serum creatinine and serum urea
What is Ertalym IV?
Ertalym IV is intravenous preparation of Ertalym i.e. solution of Ertalym that is used for direct injection into a blood vessel (vein) over few minutes or hours