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Doripenem(500 mg)

SALT INFORMATION

Doripenem(500 mg)

TYPICAL USAGE

Complicated intra-abdominal infections, complicated urinary tract infections, pyelonephritis, nosocomial pneumonia.

SIDE EFFECTS

Headache, nausea, diarrhoea, rash, phlebitis, elevated hepatic enzymes, oral candidiasis, anaemia, vulvomycotic infection, renal impairment, neutropenia, leucopenia, thrombocytopenia.

DRUG INTERACTION

Doripenem is known to interact with other drugs like valproic acid, probenecid. Always consult your physician for the change of dose regimen or an alternative drug of choice that may strictly be required.

MECHANISM OF ACTION

Doripenem is a broad-spectrum carbapenem with potent in vitro antibacterial activity against aerobic and anaerobic gram-positive and gram-negative bacteria including Pseudomonas aeruginosa. It inhibits bacterial cell wall synthesis by binding to penicillin-binding proteins; which in turn inhibits the final transpeptidase step of peptidoglycan synthesis in bacterial cell walls.

SUBSTITUTES

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  • Dorikem (500mg)
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    Alkem Laboratories Ltd
    Rs. 2800/Powder for Injection
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  • Inarem (500)
    (1 Powder for Injection in Vial)
    Emcure Pharmaceuticals Ltd
    Rs. 2800/Powder for Injection
    Powder for Injection
    Rs. 2800
    same price
  • Icupen (500mg)
    (1 Powder for Injection in Vial)
    Abbott India Ltd
    Rs. 2850/Powder for Injection
    Powder for Injection
    Rs. 2850
    pay 2% more per Powder for Injection
  • Dorinosa (500mg)
    (1 Powder for Injection in Vial)
    Natco Pharma Ltd
    Rs. 2950/Powder for Injection
    Powder for Injection
    Rs. 2950
    pay 5% more per Powder for Injection
  • Doriglen (500mg)
    (1 Powder for Injection in Vial)
    Glenmark Pharmaceuticals Ltd
    Rs. 3250/Powder for Injection
    Powder for Injection
    Rs. 3250
    pay 16% more per Powder for Injection

INTERACTIONS

Can I take Sudopen (500mg) during 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.

Can I take Sudopen (500mg) while breastfeeding/lactation?

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.

Can I take Sudopen (500mg) with alcohol?

No studies found