Meropenem

FDA Approved: * June 22, 2010
Pharm Company: * HOSPIRA INC
Category: Antibiotics

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



Meropenem Overview

Meropenem, sold under the brandname Merrem among others, is a broad-spectrum antibiotic used to treat a variety of bacterial infections.[1] Some of these include meningitis, intra-abdominal infection, pneumonia, sepsis, and anthrax.[1] It is given by injection into a vein.[1] Common side effects include nausea, diarrhea, constipation, headache, rash, and pain at the site of injection.[1] Serious side effects include Clostridium d...

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Antibiotics That Start With M

I lost a piece of paper that said what I'm allergic to, I think it's an antibiotic that starts with an M. It it gives me a rash, my back starts to feel itchy, I had to take it for a blood infection. ## Hi igor, Antibiotics starting with "M" include: Meropenem, Mezlocillin, Meticillin, Moxifloxacin, Mafenide, and Minocycline. Do any of these names ring a bell? I'm sure there may be others out there, but this is what I could gather at the moment. I hope it helps!

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Meropenem
  • Injection: 1g, 1gm/vial, 500mg, 500mg/vial
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Meropenem: (32 results)

Showing the first 20, Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 0069-0313 Merrem 500 mg/20ml Intravenous Injection by Pfizer Laboratories Div Pfizer Inc
  • 0069-0314 Merrem 1 g/30ml Intravenous Injection by Pfizer Laboratories Div Pfizer Inc
  • 0310-0321 Merrem 1 g/30ml Intravenous Injection by Astrazeneca Pharmaceuticals Lp
  • 0310-0325 Merrem 500 mg/20ml Intravenous Injection by Astrazeneca Pharmaceuticals Lp
  • 0409-3505 Meropenem 500 mg/10ml Intravenous Injection, Powder, for Solution by Hospira, Inc.
  • 0409-3506 Meropenem 1 g/20ml Intravenous Injection, Powder, for Solution by Hospira, Inc.
  • 0781-3000 Meropenem 500 mg/20ml Intravenous Injection by Sandoz Inc
  • 0781-3098 Meropenem 1 g/30ml Intravenous Injection by Sandoz Inc
  • 0781-3265 Meropenem 500 mg/10ml Intravenous Injection, Powder, for Solution by Sandoz Inc
  • 0781-3267 Meropenem 1 g/20ml Intravenous Injection, Powder, for Solution by Sandoz Inc
  • 25021-155 Meropenem 500 mg Intravenous Injection, Powder, for Solution by Sagent Pharmaceuticals
  • 25021-156 Meropenem 1 g/1 Intravenous Injection, Powder, for Solution by Sagent Pharmaceuticals
  • 42023-191 Meropenem 500 mg/20ml Intravenous Injection, Powder, for Solution by Par Pharmaceutical, Inc.
  • 42023-192 Meropenem 1 g/30ml Intravenous Injection, Powder, for Solution by Par Pharmaceutical, Inc.
  • 44647-032 Meropenem 500 mg/20ml Intravenous Injection by Savior Lifetec Corporation
  • 44647-033 Meropenem 1 g/30ml Intravenous Injection by Savior Lifetec Corporation
  • 54442-103 Meropenem 500 mg/20ml Intravenous Injection, Powder, for Solution by Daewoong Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd.
  • 54442-104 Meropenem 1 g/30ml Intravenous Injection, Powder, for Solution by Daewoong Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd.
  • 55150-207 Meropenem 500 mg Intravenous Injection, Powder, for Solution by Auromedics Pharma LLC
  • 55150-208 Meropenem 1 g/1 Intravenous Injection, Powder, for Solution by Auromedics Pharma LLC
  • 12 more results ...

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