Vomiting, Nausea, Abdominal pain, Facial swelling, Allergic reaction, Allergic skin rash, Blisters on skin, Burning sensation, Itching, Diarrhoea, Fever, Drowsiness, Weakness, Shortness of breath, Headache, Heartburn, Limb swelling, Loss of appetite, Numbness, Tingling sensation, Urticaria, Worsening of asthma, Yellow discoloration of skin
Frequently Ask Questions:
Q. Is tigecycline a tetracycline?
Yes, Tigecycline is a tetracycline antibiotic
Q. Is tigecycline bacteriostatic/ nephrotoxic /bactericidal?
Tigecycline is bacteriostatic. It is not a nephrotoxic or bactericidal
Q. What is tigecycline used for?
Tigecycline is used to treat various types of infections such as complicated skin and skin structure infections, complicated intra-abdominal infections, community-acquired bacterial pneumonia
Q. Does Tigecycline cover MRSA/ VRE/anaerobes/ c diff?
Yes, Tigecycline covers MSRA, anaerobes, VRE, C diff
Q. How does Tigecycline work?
Tigecycline works by preventing the bacteria from multiplying.