Colistimethate

Active Ingredient(s): Colistimethate Sodium
FDA Approved: * February 26, 1999
Pharm Company: * PHARMA TEK
Category: Antibiotics

* This drug may consist of multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or distributors. If applicable, they would be listed below under "NDC Database Records".



Colistimethate Overview

Colistin, also known as polymyxin E, is an antibiotic produced by certain strains of the bacteria Paenibacillus polymyxa. Colistin is a mixture of the cyclic polypeptides colistin A and B and belongs to the class of polypeptide antibiotics known as polymyxins. Colistin is effective against most Gram-negative bacilli. Colistin is a decades-old drug that fell out of favor in human medicine due to its kidney toxicity. It remains one of the last-resort antibiotics for multidrug-resistant Pseudomo...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Colistimethate Sodium
  • Injection: 150mg, 150mg/vial
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Colistimethate: (9 results)

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  • 0574-0858 Colistimethate 150 mg/2ml Intramuscular; Intravenous Injection, Powder, Lyophilized, for Solution by Paddock Laboratories, LLC
  • 23155-193 Colistimethate Sodium 150 mg/4ml Intramuscular; Intravenous Injection, Powder, Lyophilized, for Solution by Heritage Pharmaceuticals Inc.
  • 25021-159 Colistimethate 150 mg/2ml Intramuscular; Intravenous Injection, Powder, Lyophilized, for Solution by Sagent Pharmaceuticals
  • 39822-0615 Colistimethate 150 mg/1 Intramuscular; Intravenous Injection, Powder, Lyophilized, for Solution by X-gen Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
  • 39822-0617 Colistimethate 150 mg/2ml Intramuscular; Intravenous Injection by X-gen Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
  • 42023-131 Colistimethate 150 mg/2ml Intramuscular; Intravenous Injection by Jhp Pharmaceuticals, LLC
  • 45932-0023 Colistimethate 150 mg/2ml Intramuscular; Intravenous Injection by Xellia Pharmaceuticals Aps
  • 63323-393 Colistimethate 150 mg/2ml Intramuscular; Intravenous Injection, Powder, Lyophilized, for Solution by Fresenius Kabi USA, LLC
  • 70594-023 Colistimethate 150 mg Intramuscular; Intravenous Injection, Powder, for Solution by Xellia Pharmaceuticals USA LLC

Other drugs which contain Colistimethate Sodium or a similar ingredient: (2 results)






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