Coly-Mycin M Lyophilisate For Solution For Injection 150Mg Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Coly-Mycin M: Lyophilisate for solution for injection (150mg)

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What is this Medicine?

COLISTIMETHATE, COLISTIN, POLYMYXIN E (koe lis ti METH ate, koe LIS tin, pol i MIX in E) is a polymyxin antibiotic. It is used to treat certain kinds of bacterial infections. It will not work for colds, flu, or other viral infections.

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Coly-Mycin M 150mg Powder for Injection

NDC: 420230107
  • Prescription Required
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved





Sometimes used for but not FDA approved for the following conditions:
Bacteremia, Pneumonia, Meningitis, Cystic Fibrosis, Bone And Joint Infections, Septicemia, Endocarditis, Infectious Arthritis, Nosocomial Pneumonia, Osteomyelitis, Ventriculitis, Gram-negative Infection, Gynecologic Infections, Cellulitis, Pyelonephritis, Burn Wound Infection, Skin And Skin Structure Infections, Urinary Tract Infection (UTI), Lower Respiratory Tract Infections

Storage Information
Discard product if it contains particulate matter, is cloudy, or discolored
Store reconstituted product in refrigerator (36 to 46 degrees F) or between 68 to 77 degrees F for use within 7 days
Store unreconstituted product at 68 to 77 degrees F
Coly-Mycin M 150mg Powder for Injection

Reported Side Effects for Coly-Mycin M 150mg Powder for Injection

Paresthesias Incidence:
7.3-27.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Cylindruria Incidence:
>10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Glomerulonephritis Incidence:
>10.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Kidney Inflammation Incidence:
>10.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Decreased Urination Incidence:
>10.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: EARLY
Kidney Failure Incidence:
>10.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Inability To Urinate Incidence:
>10.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Blood In The Urine Incidence:
>10.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Low Kidney Function Incidence:
>10.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
*This is an approximate aggregated range of reported side effects from clinical studies performed on this drug. Your experience with this drug may be different.
Pregnancy & Lactation Information
FIRST Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

SECOND Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

THIRD Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

Lactation

Compatible - This drug is generally safe to take by nursing mothers.


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