Mikanova 100mg Injection

Brand Name Mikanova 100mg Injection
Salt Composition Amikacin (100)
Strength 100/2ml
Product Form Injection
Pack 1 x 2ml in 1 Vial
Storage Store at room temperature (10-30°C)
Category Antibiotic
Country of Origin India
Manufacturer Kindcare Pharmaceutical
Manufacturer/Marketer AddressKindcare Pharmaceutical, 27, Farm Scientist Colony, Shamti, Solan, Himachal Pradesh, Pin Code - 173212
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    Medical Description of Mikanova 100mg Injection

    Mikanova 100mg Injection contains Amikacin 100mg used to treat bacterial infections such as Intra-abdominal infection, Pneumonia, Bacteremia, Bone and joint infections, Urinary tract infections, Bacterial meningitis, skin, and soft tissue infections. Mainly this medicine targets infections of the lungs, skin, abdomen, blood, brain, urinary tract, bones, and joints. Amikacin is an antibiotic that helps to inhibit the growth of bacteria and it is mainly used in hospitalized patients to prevent infections. This medicine is not used for common flu and cold symptoms that occur due to viral infections. This medicine is commonly prescribed for cough and colds caused by bacterial infections.


    Mikanova 100mg Injection Uses

    It is used in the treatment of the following conditions as Bacterial infections such as Intra-abdominal infection, Pneumonia, Bacteremia, Bone and joint infections, Urinary tract infections, Bacterial meningitis, skin, and soft tissue infections.


    Mikanova 100mg Injection Benefits

    Bacterial infections

    Bacterial infection occurs when bacteria enter your body and start multiplying which may cause tissue damage and make you sick. Mostly it is caused by Staphylococcus and Streptococcus organisms. The bacterial diseases are cholera, bacterial meningitis, tetanus, gonorrhea, pneumonia, and syphilis. Symptoms include fever, chills, and sweats, inflamed lymph nodes, headache, diarrhea, abdominal pain

    Pneumonia

    It is a lung infection that causes inflammation in the alveoli. It is usually caused by Streptococcus pneumonia. Symptoms include chest pain, fatigue, fever, sweating, nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, breathing difficulty, cough, and confusion

    Skin infection

    It is usually caused by bacteria, fungi, viruses, and parasites. Common skin infection includes cellulitis, impetigo. Symptoms include red skin, blisters, swelling, pain, red spots, and tenderness

    Intra-abdominal infections

    It is an accumulation of fluid surrounded by inflamed tissue which is present inside your bellies such as peritonitis, pancreatitis, diverticulitis, cholecystitis, and cholangitis. It is caused by Enterobacteriaceae, Enterococci, and Bacteroides fragilis. Symptoms include lack of appetite, belly pain, fever, change in bowel movements, and rectal tenderness.

    Bacteremia

    The presence of bacteria in your bloodstream. It is caused by Staphylococcus aureus, E.coli, Pneumococcal bacteria, Salmonella, and Pseudomonas aeruginosa. Symptoms include fever, chills, and shivering.

    Urinary tract infection

    It is a type of infection that affects the urethra, kidneys, and bladder. It is caused by Escherichia coli (E.coli). Symptoms include abdominal pain, frequent urination, dysuria, blood in urine, foul-smell while urinating

    Bone and joint infection

    Bone infection is also called Osteomyelitis. It is caused by bacteria called staphylococcus which travels through the bloodstream to the weak area in a bone. Symptoms include fever, pain, fatigue, tenderness, redness, and warmth.

    Bacterial septicemia

    Infection of the blood caused by bacteria leads to increased toxins in the bloodstream passes to the entire body develops organ damage. It occurs due to urinary tract infections, lung infections, kidney infections, and infection in the abdominal area. Symptoms include irregular heartbeat, fever, chills, breathing fast, reduces urine volume, red dots, and shock.

    Bacterial meningitis

    Infection and inflammation to the meninges (in the brain). It is caused by Streptococcus pneumonia, Neisseria meningtidis, Haemophilus influenza. Symptoms include high fever, stiff neck, severe headache, confusion, and sensitivity to light.


    Mikanova 100mg Injection Indication

    Mikanova 100mg Injection is prescribed in the following indications as Intra-abdominal infection, Pneumonia, Bacteremia, Bone and joint infections, Urinary tract infections, Bacterial meningitis, skin, and soft tissue infections.


    Mechanism of action of Mikanova 100mg Injection

    Mikanova 100mg Injection contains Amikacin 100mg it is an aminoglycoside antibiotic that produces its action by inhibiting the growth of bacteria by preventing the synthesis of protein which is required for the bacteria to survive.


    How Mikanova 100mg Injection works

    Mikanova 100mg Injection contains Amikacin 100mg it is an aminoglycoside antibiotic that produces its action by inhibiting the growth of bacteria by preventing the synthesis of protein which is required for the bacteria to survive.


    Mikanova 100mg Injection Contraindication

    • Do not take this medicine if you are allergic to Amikacin
    • It is contraindicated to use this medicine in patients who are having a history of myasthenia gravis


    Mikanova 100mg Injection Side Effects

    • Neurotoxicity
    • Nephrotoxicity
    • Ototoxicity
    • Headache
    • Hypotension
    • Tremor
    • Nausea and vomiting
    • Paresthesia
    • Weakness


    FAQs for Mikanova 100mg Injection

    • Is the Mikanova 100mg Injection is effective?

    Yes, it is considered effective when you have taken the medication as per the dose and duration advised by the doctor. If you stop the medicine without completing the course of treatment it may worsen the conditions

    • Can I take a higher than the recommended dose of the medicine?

    No, you should not take the higher dose because it may lead to overdose and may increase the risk of developing side effects.

    • For how long can a Mikanova 100mg Injection be taken?

    Usually, the normal course of treatment is about 7 to 10 days and it also depends upon the severity of the disease. Kindly take the medicine as per the dose and duration advised by your doctor.


    Precautions and general warning of Mikanova 100mg Injection

    Alcohol

    The use of alcohol does not cause any side effects while you are receiving this medication. Kindly consult with your doctor

    Driving or operating machinery

    It is considered unsafe to drive while you are receiving this medicine it may affect your ability to drive. Kindly consult with your doctor.

    Pregnancy

    The use of this medicine is considered unsafe during pregnancy because it may produce a harmful effect on the developing fetus. Kindly consult with your doctor

    Breast Feeding

    The use of this medicine is considered safe during breastfeeding because it does not excrete via breastmilk. Kindly consult with your doctor

    Kidney Problem

    The therapy should be administered with caution in patients with renal impairment. The use of this medicine required dose modification. Kindly consult with your doctor.

    Liver Disease

    It is considered safe to use this medicine for patients who have liver dysfunction. It does not require dose modification. Kindly consult with your doctor.


    How to Take Mikanova 100mg Injection

    Mikanova 100mg Injection comes in a liquid solution as an intravenous injection. It is injected by a health care professional in doctor clinics, hospitals. Use the injection as prescribed by your doctor. Do not discontinue the medicine when you feel better kindly consult together with your doctor.


    Use of Mikanova 100mg Injection in Adult

    It is considered to be safe to use this medicine in an adult patient if the medicine is prescribed by a doctor. Kindly consult with your doctor.


    Use of Mikanova 100mg Injection in children

    It is considered to be safe to use this medicine in children. Kindly consult with your doctor.


    Use of Mikanova 100mg Injection in Elderly Patients

    Mikanova 100mg Injection should be used with caution in patients with an elderly age group, which leads to developing further medical problems, leads to worsening the patient's health conditions. Kindly consult with your doctor. Dose modification or replacement is required based on the medical conditions of the patient.


    Other general warnings

    • Aminoglycosides are a highly nephrotoxic agent
    • Therapy should be administered with caution in patients with renal impairment, hypocalcemia, myasthenia gravis
    • Therapy should be administered with caution in premature infants and neonates because it may result in prolongation of serum half-life of the drug
    • The use of this medicine may cause neuromuscular blockade and respiratory paralysis
    • Kindly avoid using potent diuretics because it may increase the risk of developing ototoxicity

                Antibiotic resistance

    • Finish the complete course of antibiotics even if you feel better. Otherwise, it will lead to Antibiotic resistance (the bacteria may be resistant to antibiotics)


    Talk to your doctor if

    • You have a history of hearing problem
    • You have a history of Parkinsonism
    • You have a history of gastrointestinal disease
    • You are not responding to the treatment
    • You are having any concomitant diseases


    General instructions

    Amikacin 100mg is used to treat bacterial infections such as Intra-abdominal infection, Pneumonia, Bacteremia, Bone and joint infections, Urinary tract infections, Bacterial meningitis, skin, and soft tissue infections.

    Amikacin 100mg is an aminoglycoside antibiotic that produces its action by inhibiting the growth of bacteria by preventing the synthesis of protein which is required for the bacteria to survive.


    Drug Interaction of Mikanova 100mg Injection

    Drug-Drug Interaction

    BCG vaccine live

    The use of this drug is contraindicated because the use of medicine decreases the effect of the BCG vaccine live by pharmacodynamic antagonism

    Cholera vaccine

    Use alternative drugs, because the use of the cholera vaccine with antibiotics may activate the vaccine strain. So, avoid receiving this combination of medicines before 14 days of vaccination

    Cidofovir

    The use of this medicine is contraindicated because the combination of this medicine may increase nephrotoxicity and Ototoxicity

    Atracurium

    Use alternative drugs because the use of Amikacin increases the effect of atracurium by pharmacodynamic synergism and it also increases the risk for developing apnea.

    Quinidine

    Use alternative drugs because the use of quinidine will increase the effect of Amikacin by P-glycoprotein efflux transporter.

    Estradiol

    Therapy should be administered with caution because the use of Amikacin decreases the effect of estradiol by altering the intestinal flora and it also lowers the risk of contraceptive failure.

    Drug-Food Interaction

    Limited information is available kindly consult with your doctor.

    Drug-Disease Interaction

    Dehydration

    Adequate hydration is required to prevent the risk of oto and nephrotoxicity that is associated with an aminoglycoside. Before initiating the treatment kindly correct your dehydration.

    Neuromuscular blockade

    Therapy should be administered with caution in patients who are having neuromuscular disorders such as myasthenia gravis, parkinsonian syndrome, and botulism because the use of this medicine may cause dose-related muscle weakness and neuromuscular blockade.

    Ototoxicity

    Therapy should be administered with caution because the use of aminoglycoside may lead to nerve damage in the eighth cranial nerve which results in vestibular and auditory toxicities. Symptoms include dizziness, nystagmus, vertigo, ataxia, tinnitus, and hearing impairment.

    Renal dysfunctions

    Therapy should be administered with caution in patients with renal impairment due to the accumulation of the drug which leads to nephrotoxicity like tubular necrosis, increase in BUN, nonprotein nitrogen, serum creatinine concentration, decrease urine gravity and creatinine clearance, and proteinuria.


    Over Dose

    Take the medicine as directed by the doctor don’t overdose on the medicine. If you have taken an overdose of this medicine immediately meet the doctor and rush to the nearby hospital.


    Missed Dose

    Take the medicine as directed by the doctor. Do not skip the medicine, if you forgot to take the medicine or missed the dose. It is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Don’t take the extra dose take the regular dose immediately. Don’t use the two-dose at one time (Double Dose).


    Storage and Disposal

    • Stored at 10-30°C room temperature.
    • Protect from light and heat.
    • Keep away from children and pets. Otherwise, it becomes toxic to them.
    • Disposed of properly in a suitable bag.


    Fast Tag

    Mikanova 100mg Injection contains Amikacin 100mg used to treat bacterial infections such as Intra-abdominal infection, Pneumonia, Bacteremia, Bone and joint infections, Urinary tract infections, Bacterial meningitis, skin, and soft tissue infections. Mainly this medicine targets infections of the lungs, skin, abdomen, blood, brain, urinary tract, bones, and joints.

    Amikacin 100mg is an antibiotic that helps to inhibit the growth of bacteria and it is mainly used in hospitalized patients to prevent infections. This medicine is not used for common flu and cold symptoms that occur due to viral infections. This medicine is commonly prescribed for cough and colds caused by bacterial infections.
    Kindly avoid using this medicine if you get rash, itchy skin, swelling of the face and mouth, and difficulty in breathing.