Tobacin 80mg Injection

Brand Name Tobacin 80mg Injection
Salt Composition Tobramycin (80mg)
Strength 80mg
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 Aristo Pharmaceuticals Pvt Ltd
Manufacturer/Marketer AddressMercantile Chamber, 3rd Floor, 12, J.N. Heredia Marg, Ballard Estate, Mumbai – 400 001, India
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    Medical Description of Tobacin 80mg Injection

    Tobacin 80mg Injection contains Tobramycin 80mg used to treat bacterial infection and cystic fibrosis. Mainly this medicine targets the infection of the skin, heart, blood, stomach, joints, bones, brain, lungs, and spinal cord. Tobramycin is an antibiotic that helps to inhibit the growth of microbes which is responsible for the infection. 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.


    Tobacin 80mg Injection Uses

    It is used in the treatment of the following conditions as bacterial infection and cystic fibrosis.


    Tobacin 80mg 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

    Cystic Fibrosis

    It is an inherited life-threatening disorder that affects your lungs and digestive system. Symptom includes wheezing, exercise intolerance, repeated lung infections, recurrent sinusitis, foul-smelling, greasy stools, and severe constipation.


    Tobacin 80mg Injection Indication

    The Tobacin 80mg Injection is prescribed in the following indications as bacterial infection and cystic fibrosis.


    Mechanism of action of Tobacin 80mg Injection

    Tobacin 80mg Injection contains Tobramycin 80mg 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 Tobacin 80mg Injection works

    Tobacin 80mg Injection contains Tobramycin 80mg 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.


    Tobacin 80mg Injection Contraindication

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


    Tobacin 80mg Injection Side Effects

    • Ototoxicity
    • Nephrotoxicity
    • Neurotoxicity
    • Hypotension
    • Drowsiness
    • Paresthesia
    • Tremor
    • Anemia
    • Eosinophilia
    • Eyelid edema
    • Keratitis
    • Lacrimation


    FAQs for Tobacin 80mg Injection

    • Does Tobacin 80mg Injection have a steroid in it?

    No, this medicine does not contain steroids in it. It is an antibiotic that helps to kill and inhibit the growth of bacteria. It is effective against viral or fungal infections. But it may be combined with other steroidal drugs like dexamethasone.

    • What bacteria does Tobacin 80mg Injection kill?

    This medicine should be used against susceptible bacteria. It is effective against S.Aureus, S.epidermidis, Streptococci, Pseudomonas aeruginosa, Escherichia coli, Klebsiella pneumonia, Enterobacter aerogenes, Proteus mirabilis, Haemophilus influenza, Moraxella lacunata, Acinetobacter calcoaceticus, and Neisseria.

    • Is Tobacin 80mg Injection effective?

    It is considered effective if you have taken the medicine as per the dose and duration prescribed by the doctor. Do not withdraw the medicine if you feel better, it may worsen the condition


    Precautions and general warning of Tobacin 80mg Injection

    Alcohol

    The use of alcohol does not produce harmful effects while you are receiving this treatment. Kindly consult with your doctor.

    Driving or operating machinery

    It is considered safe to drive while you are receiving this medicine it does not 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

    Limited information is available regarding the use of this medicine in patients who are having a history of hepatic impairment. Kindly consult with your doctor.


    How to Take Tobacin 80mg Injection

    Tobacin 80mg 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 Tobacin 80mg 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 Tobacin 80mg Injection in children

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


    Use of Tobacin 80mg Injection in Elderly Patients

    Tobacin 80mg 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
    • The use of this medicine may cause cochlear damage
    • Therapy should be administered with caution in premature infants and neonates because of the immaturity of renal
    • Neuromuscular blockade and respiratory paralysis have been reported in patients while using this medicine
    • Elderly patients may have decreased renal function
    • The use of this medicine may result in the overgrowth of nonsusceptible organisms
    • The use of this medicine may cause clostridium difficile associated diarrhea

                  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

    Tobramycin 80mg is used to treat bacterial infection and cystic fibrosis. Tobramycin 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 Tobacin 80mg 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 tobramycin 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 tobramycin by P-glycoprotein efflux transporter.

    Estradiol

    Therapy should be administered with caution because the use of tobramycin 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

    Tobacin 80mg Injection contains Tobramycin 80mg used to treat bacterial infection and cystic fibrosis.. Mainly this medicine targets the infection of the skin, heart, blood, stomach, joints, bones, brain, lungs, and spinal cord. Tobramycin is an antibiotic that helps to inhibit the growth of microbes which is responsible for the infection. 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.