Azom Injection (Aztreonam)
What is Azom Injection (Aztreonam) used for?
Azom Injection (Aztreonam) is an injectable antibiotic, which is given to patients to help eliminate bacteria responsible for causing various infections, such as pneumonia, skin, joint, bone, stomach, urinary tract and blood infections. This antibiotic works by preventing the bacteria from spreading and growing.
How should I use Azom Injection (Aztreonam)?
Azom Injection (Aztreonam) is injected directly into a muscle, usually the buttock or hip. It may also sometimes be injected intravenously. Your physician will decide the best method for you. This injection is generally administered by a physician or health care professional. Patients who are not aware of how to properly administer this injection should never self inject it. If your physician has prescribed this medication for you, you should continue to take it unless told otherwise.
What are the side effects of Azom Injection (Aztreonam)?
Side effects which may occur when using Azom Injection (Aztreonam) include:
Patients who notice sores in the mouth, or vaginal discharge should consult their physician immediately.
Strictly follow all instructions provided to you by your physician or pharmacist while using Azom Injection (Aztreonam). Optimum and safe dosage can differ based on the patient and the condition being treated.
As this medication may be unsafe for certain patients, it is essential you always inform your physician if you are pregnant or breastfeeding, as well as if you have any allergies, other illnesses, or ongoing health conditions, and if you are taking any other form of medication, supplements, or herbal products.
Immediately seek emergency medical care if you have any allergic or hypersensitive reaction. Common signs of a reaction include hives, swelling, skin rashes, chest pains, as well as trouble breathing or swallowing.