|Medicine Name||Tiganex 50mg Injection|
|Manufactured By||Cipla Ltd|
|Medicine Category||Other Antibacterials|
|Salt Composition||Tigecycline (50mg)|
Tiganex 50mg Injection Side Effects
Headache,Vomiting,Nausea,Increased liver enzymes,Stomach pain,Diarrhea
Tiganex 50mg Injection Uses
Tiganex 50mg Injection is an antibiotic that fights bacteria. It is used to treat severe infections of the body like skin, intra-abdominal infections, and community-acquired bacterial pneumonia. It works by killing the bacteria that cause these problems. But, it will not treat a viral infection.Tiganex 50mg Injection is commonly used to treat critically ill patients admitted to the hospital. This medicine is given by drip or by direct injection into a vein by a doctor or a nurse. The dose will depend on what type of infection you have, where it is in the body, and how serious it is. You should have your injections at the same time each day to get the most benefit and you should keep on taking this medicine for as long as you are prescribed it, even if your symptoms quickly improve. If you stop taking it too early the infection may return or worsen.Some people may develop side effects like headache, vomiting, nausea, increased liver enzymes, stomach pain, and diarrhea. These side effects are usually temporary and go away during treatment as your body adjusts to the medicine. Consult your doctor if these side effects bother you or do not go away. It may also cause dizziness, so do not drive or do anything that requires mental focus.Before starting treatment with this medicine, you should tell your doctor if you are pregnant, breastfeeding or suffering from any liver problems or if you are allergic to any antibiotic. While using it, you may be advised blood tests to monitor your liver function.