Meropenem- Drug Detail Profile

Category of Drug Meropenem is an Anti-Infective drug
Mechanism of Action 
Indications Meropenem is used for
1. Nosocomial infection
Well Known
Pharmaceutical Brands
Available dosage forms INJECTIONS
Contraindications Hypersensitivity.
Precautions 1. Renal insufficiency
2. Neurological disorders
3. Prolonged use of meropenem may result in
overgrowth of nonsusceptible organisms
4. history of hypersensitivity
5. Lactations
6. Pregnancy
7. Interactions
Adverse Effects 1. Inflammation at the injection site
2.  Nausea
3. Vomiting
4. Diarrhoea
5. anaphylaxis
6. Pseudomembranous colitis
7. Disturbances in LFTs.
Pregnancy Category B

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