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:
- 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