Active Ingredient(s): Meropenem
FDA Approved: * June 21, 1996
Pharm Company: * ASTRAZENECA
Category: Antibiotics

Meropenem, sold under the brandname Merrem among others, is an intravenous β-lactam antibiotic used to treat a variety of bacterial infections.[1] Some of these include meningitis, intra-abdominal infection, pneumonia, sepsis, and anthrax.[1] Common side effects include nausea, diarrhea, constipation, headache, rash, and pain at the site of injection.[1] Serious side effects include Clostridium difficile infection, seizures, and allergic r... [wikipedia]

* May have multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or labelers.