Colistimethate Sodium belongs to the polymyxin group of antibiotics. Colistin is a bactericidal drug that binds to lipopolysaccharides and phospholipids in the outer cell membrane of Gram-negative bacteria. COLIGETZ can be given as an intramuscular injection for the treatment of Gram-negative infections. Colistimethate for injection is indicated for the treatment of acute or chronic infections due to sensitive strains of certain gram-negative bacilli. It is particularly indicated when the infection is caused by sensitive strains of Pseudomonas aeruginosa.
|Product||Active Ingredient(s)||Strength||Features||Dosage Form|
|COLIGETZ||Colistimethate Sodium||1 MIU / 2 MIU||
• It is a bactericidal drug
• Effective against Gram –ve Infections
• Indicated in P. aeruginosa infections
• Indicated in acute & chronic infections