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imipenem-cilastatin intravenous

conditions

What conditions does imipenem-cilastatin intravenous treat?

imipenem-cilastatin intravenous is used to treat the following:

Bacterial Infection of Blood or Tissues affecting the Whole Body, Bacterial Infection of Heart Valve, Bacterial Pneumonia caused by Klebsiella, Bacterial Pneumonia caused by Haemophilus Influenzae, Pneumonia caused by E. Coli Bacteria, Pneumonia caused by Gram-Negative Bacteria, Pneumonia caused by the Bacteria Enterobacter, Pneumonia caused by Bacteria, Lower Respiratory Tract Infection, Abscess Within the Abdomen, Inflammation and Infection of the Abdomen Lining, Infection Within the Abdomen, Bacterial Urinary Tract Infection, Pelvic Inflammatory Disease, Infection of a Woman's Reproductive Organs, Inflammation of the Endometrium, Skin Infection, Diabetic Foot Infection, Infection of a Joint, Infection of Bone

imipenem-cilastatin intravenous may also be used to treat:

Skin Infection caused by Anthrax, Pneumonia caused by the Bacteria Anthrax, Bacterial Stomach or Intestine Infection caused by Anthrax, Infection of the Brain or Spinal Cord caused by Anthrax, Melioidosis, Gas Gangrene caused by Clostridium Perfringens Bacteria, Pus in Lungs caused by Bacteria Clostridium Perfringens, Infection caused by Campylobacter Fetus, Presumed Infection in Febrile Neutropenic Patient, Cystic Fibrosis and Infection from Pseudomonas Bacteria, Pediatric Fever without a Source

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