FAQs ABOUT ICL 3MIU
What is the use of ICL 3MIU?
ICL 3MIU is an antibiotic used to treat serious bacterial infections. It is used only when other antibiotics are not suitable for you. It acts by killing the susceptible bacteria that causes infection.
What ICL 3MIU does to my body?
ICL 3MIU kills the susceptible bacteria that causes infection. It acts by disrupting the composition (lipids and protein) of the bacterial cell membrane and enters the bacterial cell. This causes the contents of the bacterial cell to leak out which subsequently leads to bacterial killing. It may also inactivate the effects of toxins produced by the harmful bacteria.
What are the side effects of ICL 3MIU?
The most common side effects of receiving ICL 3MIU are stomach upset, tingling sensation in the extremities, loss of sensation, fever, or dizziness. Contact your doctor if any of these side effect worsens.
How ICL 3MIU is administered?
ICL 3MIU will be given to you only by a doctor or nurse into the vein (intravenously). Your doctor will decide the correct dose and duration of therapy for you depending upon your age, body weight and severity of the infection.
Can ICL 3MIU be used in children?
Yes. ICL 3MIU can be used in children and adolescents (aged below 18 years) if prescribed by the physician. Your doctor will decide the suitable dose for your child based on their age, body weight and severity of infection.
What precautions do I need to follow while taking ICL 3MIU?
Before receiving ICL 3MIU, inform your doctor if you have any kidney problems. You must also inform your doctor if you have any inherited blood or muscle disorders or if you are pregnant or breastfeeding before receiving ICL 3MIU. Complete the full course of antibiotic therapy as insisted by your doctor. Regularly check your kidney functions without fail while undergoing therapy with ICL 3MIU. Consult your doctor if you experience any unusual side effects after receiving ICL 3MIU.
What medicines should I avoid while taking ICL 3MIU?
Avoid taking other antibiotics along with ICL 3MIU without consulting your doctor. Concomitant use of antibiotics along with ICL 3MIU may potentiate the effects of ICL 3MIU and may lead to unwanted side effects.
Is ICL 3MIU safe?
ICL 3MIU is generally safe when used in the doses recommended by your doctor. Therefore, carefully follow your doctor's instructions and inform your doctor immediately if you experience any unpleasant side effects after receiving ICL 3MIU.
Can I take ICL 3MIU during pregnancy?
ICL 3MIU should be used in pregnant women only if it is considered necessary by the physician. Therefore, consult your doctor before receiving it.