Description and Brand Names

Drug information provided by: Micromedex

US Brand Name

  1. Coly-Mycin M
  2. Coly-Mycin M Parenteral


Colistimethate injection is used to treat bacterial infections in many different parts of the body. It belongs to the group of medicines called antibiotics. This medicine works by killing bacteria or preventing their growth. However, this medicine will not work for colds, flu, or other virus infections.

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

This product is available in the following dosage forms:

  • Powder for Solution