Colistin

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What Are The Uses Of Colistin?

Colistin/colistimethate is an antibiotic used in the treatment of wide variety of bacterial infections.

What Are The Side Effects Of Colistin?

Colistin/colistimethate is usually safe, but  sometimes it may cause side effects such as:

  • Itching
  • Stomach upset, diarrhoea
  • Blood/mucus in stools
  • Stomach pain/cramping

Please consult a physician if the symptoms are persistent.

What Are The Contraindications Of Colistin?

Please inform your doctor if you have any of the following conditions:

  • Hypersensitivity towards the drug colistin/colistimethate or any other allergies.
  • Nerve/muscle diseases
  • Kidney disease
  • Taking live bacterial vaccines

What Are The Uses Of Colistin?

Colistin/colistimethate is an antibiotic used in the treatment of wide variety of bacterial infections.

What Are The Side Effects Of Colistin?

Colistin/colistimethate is usually safe, but  sometimes it may cause side effects such as:

  • Itching
  • Stomach upset, diarrhoea
  • Blood/mucus in stools
  • Stomach pain/cramping

Please consult a physician if the symptoms are persistent.

What Are The Contraindications Of Colistin?

Please inform your doctor if you have any of the following conditions:

  • Hypersensitivity towards the drug colistin/colistimethate or any other allergies.
  • Nerve/muscle diseases
  • Kidney disease
  • Taking live bacterial vaccines