Active ingredients: Colistin
Colistimethate Sodium 1 Million I.U. Powder for Solution for Injection.
Powder for Solution for Injection.
White lyophilised powder in a glass vial.
Colistimethate Sodium 1 Million I.U. (International Units).
Colistin is a cyclic polypeptide antibacterial agent belonging to the polymyxin group. Polymyxins work by damaging the cell membrane and the resulting physiological effects are lethal to the bacterium. Polymyxins are selective for aerobic Gram-negative bacteria that have a hydrophobic outer membrane.
7 ml Type I glass vial with a rubber stopper and an aluminium cap. Each carton contains 1 or 10 vials.
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