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Amikacin Sulphate Injection

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Amikacin Sulphate Injection is used to cure bacterial infections. These bacterial infections include respiratory tract infections, nervous system, intra-abdominal infections, meningitis, pneumonia, and urinary tract infections.

Amikacin Sulphate Injection belongs to the group of medicines referred to as aminoglycoside antibiotics. This is a short-term dosage of about 7-10 days. Amikacin Sulphate Injection is to be regulated under the management of your doctor.

How does Amikacin Sulphate Injection work?

Amikacin is an antimicrobial drug that forms antibodies inside us to kill and fight against all the bacterial infections caused inside our bodies. It works by holding back the production of bacterial proteins which are important for the bacteria to exist, and leads to the death of bacteria.

How to use Amikacin Sulphate Injection?

The liquid used for Amikacin Sulphate is to be injected in your vein or your muscle. The dose of this injection is to be given after every 9-12 hours. You are supposed to take this dose under the guidance of your doctor. But if you are injecting it by yourself you should know the proper steps.

Benefits of Amikacin Sulphate Injection

The benefits of  Amikacin Sulphate Injections are:-

  • This medicine is for short-term use only usually about 7-10 days.
  • This drug can fight against any kind of severe bacterial infection present in any part of our body.
  • It can also treat Tuberculosis infection[TB which affects the lungs and other body parts].

Precautions with Amikacin Sulphate Injection

  • Tell your doctor if you are going under any other medical treatment.
  • Consult the physician if you have any pregnancy plans.
  • Be aware of allergic reactions and if you are allergic to amikacin inform your doctor before starting the treatment.
  • If you have any history of a disease like cystic fibrosis or any other disease related to the lungs or kidneys, tell them beforehand.

Side Effects of Amikacin Sulphate Injection 

Listed below are some of the side effects of this drug which may cause serious harm to you.

  • Bloody Urine
  • Blurry vision
  • Problem in breathing
  • Nausea

Safety Advice with Amikacin Sulphate Injection

This advice is especially for people who have the habit of consuming too much alcohol and for pregnant women.

  1. People are instructed not to consume alcohol while they are on the dose of Amikacin Sulphate as it may cause serious side effects.
  2. If you are a nursing mother, you must consult your doctor once before consuming this drug.
  3. Amikacin Sulphate somehow belongs to the pregnancy category. Your physician will recommend this injection to you only if it is beneficial and not causing any kind of harm to you and the fetus.
  4. You are advised not to take this drug if you have to drive or travel somewhere as it may cause dizziness.
  5. Avoid giving the dose of Amikacin to your children until and unless your doctor has told you.
  6. You are advised to adjust the dose of your injection if you are suffering from any kind of kidney disease.
  7. You need to stay well hydrated during the treatment of Amikacin Sulphate injection.

Dietary Advice for Amikacin Sulphate Injection

While you are recovering or undergoing any kind of treatment you need to maintain your diet very well. You need to have food that is high in protein and fiber like cheese and yogurt.


Amikacin Sulphate is a highly used drug to cure any kind of infection in any part of the body. Moreover, clinical studies have shown that Amikacin Sulphate Injection is very effective and the results are 100% accurate.