くすりのしおり

Injection
Revised: 7/2018

The information on this sheet is based on approvals granted by the Japanese regulatory authority. Approval details may vary by country. Medicines have adverse reactions (risks) as well as efficacies (benefits). It is important to minimize adverse reactions and maximize efficacy. To obtain a better therapeutic response, patients should understand their medication and cooperate with the treatment.
Brand name :
CARBENIN FOR INTRAVENOUS DRIP INFUSION 0.25g
 Active ingredient:
Panipenem
Betamipron
 Dosage form:
injection
 Print on wrapping:

Effects of this medicine

This medicine is a carbapenem antibiotic which exerts a bactericidal action by inhibiting bacterial cell wall synthesis.
It is usually used to treat a wide range of infections such as dermatological, respiratory, urological, gynecological, ophthalmic and otorhinological infections.

Before using this medicine, be sure to tell your doctor and pharmacist

  • If you have previously experienced any allergic reactions (itch, rash, etc.) to any medicines. If you, your parents or siblings have the predisposition to allergic symptoms such as bronchial asthma, rash and hives. If you have renal or liver disease. If you have difficulty or are unable to take by mouth. If you are in a poor general condition.
  • If you are pregnant or breastfeeding.
  • If you are taking any other medicinal products. (Some medicines may interact to enhance or diminish medicinal effects. Beware of over-the-counter medicines and dietary supplements as well as other prescription medicines.)

Dosing schedule (How to take this medicine)

  • Your dosing schedule prescribed by your doctor is ((        to be written by a healthcare professional))
  • For adults: In general, inject this medicine by intravenous drip infusion twice a day, over a period of longer than 30 minutes.
    For children: In general, inject this medicine by intravenous drip infusion 3 to 4 times a day, over a period of longer than 30 minutes.
  • Period of treatment will be determined based on the efficacy of your response.

Precautions while taking this medicine

Possible adverse reactions to this medicine

The most commonly reported adverse reactions include rash, fever, itching, hives, anemia, liver dysfunction, jaundice, edema and headache. If any of these symptoms occur, consult with your doctor or pharmacist.
The symptoms described below are rarely seen as initial symptoms of the adverse reactions indicated in brackets. If any of these symptoms occur, stop taking this medicine and see your doctor immediately.
  • feeling ill, oral cavity discomfort, wheezing sound when breathing, dizziness, feeling of defecation, ear ringing, sweating [shock, anaphylaxis]
  • fever, generalized skin redness and swelling of skin with rash or blisters [toxic epidermal necrolysis, oculomucocutaneous syndrome]
  • decreased urine output, edema [acute renal disorder]
  • convulsion, decreased consciousness, difficulty in thinking, poor judgement [convulsion, consciousness disturbance]
  • abdominal pain, frequent diarrhea [pseudomembranous colitis]
  • general malaise, loss of appetite, nausea, vomiting, yellowing of the skin or white eyes [liver disorder]
  • fever, sore throat, bleeding tendency [agranulocytosis, pancytopenia, hemolytic anemia]
  • fever, cough, breathing difficulty [interstitial pneumonia, PIE syndrome]
The above symptoms do not describe all the adverse reactions to this medicine. Consult with your doctor or pharmacist if you notice any symptoms of concern other than those listed above.

Storage conditions and other information

For healthcare professional use only : Day Month Year

For further information, talk to your doctor or pharmacist.