Chloromycetin is used for treating serious infections brought on by certain bacteria. Chloromycetin is an antibiotic. It works by killing or slowing the expansion of sensitive bacteria.
Use Chloromycetin as directed from your doctor.
Ask your medical provider questions you might have about how to make use of Chloromycetin.
Store Chloromycetin at room temperature, between 68 and 77 degrees F (20 and 25 degrees C). Store far from heat, moisture, and lightweight. Do not store in the bathroom. Keep Chloromycetin out of your reach of children and away from pets.
Active Ingredient: Chloramphenicol.
All medicines may cause unwanted side effects, but a majority of people have no, or minor, negative effects.
Check using your doctor if all of these most popular negative effects persist or become bothersome:
Mild diarrhea, nausea, or vomiting.
Seek medical assistance straight away if all of these severe unwanted side effects occur:
Severe allergic reactions (rash; hives; itching; breathlessness; tightness inside the chest; swelling from the mouth, face, lips, or tongue); confusion; dark urine; delirium; depression; headache; fever, chills, or sore throat; pain, redness, or swelling with the injection site; signs and symptoms of "gray syndrome" in the infant (swelling of the abdomen, pale or blue skin tone, vomiting, shock, difficulty breathing, refusal to suck, loose green stools, limp muscles, low temperature); unusual bleeding or bruising; unusual tiredness; vision changes.
This is not a whole list of all side effects that may occur. If you've questions about side effects, contact your medical provider.
Do NOT use Chloromycetin if:
Contact your physician or physician without delay if all of these sign up for you.
Some health conditions may interact with Chloromycetin. Tell your physician or pharmacist in case you have any medical ailments, in particular when any of the following apply to you:
Some medicines may interact with Chloromycetin. Tell your medical provider if you are taking another medicines, especially any with the following:
This may not be an entire list of all interactions which could occur. Ask your medical provider if Chloromycetin may talk with other medicines which you take. Check with your doctor before you start, stop, or alter the dose associated with a medicine.
Important safety information:
Airmail: 2-3 business weeks
EMS: 3-8 business days
Airmail: 2-3 weeks, EMS: 3-8 business days.