Meropik is a brand of Meropenem, an ultra-broad spectrum injectable antibiotic used to treat a wide variety of infections. Meropenem is bactericidal as it inhibits bacterial wall synthesis. The spectrum of action includes many gram-positive and gram-negative bacteria (including Pseudomonas) and anaerobic bacteria.
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• Ultra-broad spectrum
• Active against gram negative and gram positive infection
• Can be given as extended intravenous infusion
• Lower mortality rate
• Dose adjustment in CRRT is not needed
• Drug of choice for systemic ESBLs enzyme producing bacteria