Side effect(s) of Colistimethate Injection

Review the side-effects of Colistimethate Injection as documented in medical literature. The term "side effects" refers to unintended effects that can occur as a result of taking the medication. In majority of the instances these side-effects are mild and easily tolerable, however sometimes they can be more severe and can be detrimental.

If the side effects are not tolerable adjusting the dosage or switching to a different medication can help to manage or overcome side effects. If you have any doubts or questions, we recommend seeking advice from your doctor or pharmacist.

- Gastrointestinal upset.

  Central Nervous System
- Tingling of extremities and tongue, slurred speech, dizziness and fainting.

- Generalized itching, hives and rash.

  Body as a Whole
- Fever.

- Respiratory disorder and shortness of breath.

- Kidney damage and decreased urine output.

Other Precautions :

Avoid excess dosage and alcohol consumption.

Drug Name : Colistimethate Injection

Colistimethate Injection(Coly-Mycin M) generic is a polymyxin antibiotic, prescribed for infections caused by bacteria. The antibiotic fights against the bacteria in the body.

Trade Names for Colistimethate Injection

India :

International :

Coly-Mycin M