Description and Brand Names

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US Brand Name

  1. Primaxin IM
  2. Primaxin IV

Descriptions


Imipenem and cilastatin combination is used in the treatment of infections caused by bacteria. It works by killing bacteria or preventing their growth. This medicine will not work for colds, flu, or other virus infections.

Imipenem and cilastatin combination is used to treat infections in many different parts of the body. It is sometimes given with other antibiotics.

This medicine is available only with your doctor's prescription.

This product is available in the following dosage forms:

  • Powder for Solution