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Zosyn Drug Description
Zosyn®
(piperacillin and tazobactam) Injection
To reduce the development of drug-resistant bacteria and maintain the effectiveness
of Zosyn (piperacillin and tazobactam) injection and other antibacterial drugs,
Zosyn (piperacillin and tazobactam) should be used only to treat or prevent
infections that are proven or strongly suspected to be caused by bacteria.
DRUG DESCRIPTION



What are the possible side effects of piperacillin and tazobactam (Zosyn)?

Get emergency medical help if you have any of these signs of an allergic reaction: hives; difficulty breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat.
Call your doctor at once if you have any of these serious side effects:

diarrhea that is watery or bloody;
easy bruising or bleeding, unusual weakness;
dry mouth, increased thirst, confusion, increased urination, muscle pain or weakness, fast heart rate, feeling light-headed, fainting;
...
Read All Potential Side Effects for Zosyn »




Zosyn (piperacillin and tazobactam for injection) is an injectable antibacterial
combination product consisting of the semisynthetic antibiotic piperacillin
sodium and the β-lactamase inhibitor tazobactam sodium for intravenous
administration.
Piperacillin sodium is derived from D(-)-α -aminobenzyl-penicillin. The
chemical name of piperacillin sodium is sodium (2S,5R,6R)-6-[(R)-2-(4-ethyl-2,3-dioxo-1-piperazine-carboxamido)-2-phenylacetamido]-3,3-dimethyl-7-oxo-4-thia-1-azabicyclo[3.2.0]heptane-2-carboxylate.
The chemical formula is C23H26N5NaO7S
and the molecular weight is 539.5. The chemical structure of piperacillin sodium
is:








Tazobactam sodium, a derivative of the penicillin nucleus, is a penicillanic
acid sulfone. Its chemical name is sodium (2S, 3S, 5R)-3-methyl-7-oxo-3-(1H -1,2,3-triazol-1-ylmethyl)-4-thia-1-azabicyclo[3.2.0]heptane-2-carboxylate-4,4-dioxide.
The chemical formula is C10H11N4NaO5S
and the molecular weight is 322.3. The chemical structure of tazobactam sodium
is:








Zosyn, piperacillin/tazobactam parenteral combination, is a white to off-white
sterile, cryodesiccated powder consisting of piperacillin and tazobactam as
their sodium salts packaged in glass vials. The formulation also contains edetate
disodium dihydrate (EDTA) and sodium citrate.
Each Zosyn 2.25 g single dose vial or ADD-Vantage® vial contains an amount
of drug sufficient for withdrawal of piperacillin sodium equivalent to 2 grams
of piperacillin and tazobactam sodium equivalent to 0.25 g of tazobactam. The
product also contains 0.5 mg of EDTA per vial.
Each Zosyn 3.375 g single dose vial or ADD-Vantage® vial contains an amount
of drug sufficient for withdrawal of piperacillin sodium equivalent to 3 grams
of piperacillin and tazobactam sodium equivalent to 0.375 g of tazobactam. The
product also contains 0.75 mg of EDTA per vial.
Each Zosyn 4.5 g single dose vial or ADD-Vantage® vial contains an amount
of drug sufficient for withdrawal of piperacillin sodium equivalent to 4 grams
of piperacillin and tazobactam sodium equivalent to 0.5 g of tazobactam. The
product also contains 1 mg of EDTA per vial.
Zosyn (piperacillin and tazobactam for injection) contains a total of 2.79
mEq (64 mg) of sodium (Na+) per gram of piperacillin in the combination
product.Last reviewed on RxList: 6/18/2008




Zosyn Drug Description
Zosyn®
(piperacillin and tazobactam) Injection
To reduce the development of drug-resistant bacteria and maintain the effectiveness
of Zosyn (piperacillin and tazobactam) injection and other antibacterial drugs,
Zosyn (piperacillin and tazobactam) should be used only to treat or prevent
infections that are proven or strongly suspected to be caused by bacteria.
DRUG DESCRIPTION



What are the possible side effects of piperacillin and tazobactam (Zosyn)?

Get emergency medical help if you have any of these signs of an allergic reaction: hives; difficulty breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat.
Call your doctor at once if you have any of these serious side effects:

diarrhea that is watery or bloody;
easy bruising or bleeding, unusual weakness;
dry mouth, increased thirst, confusion, increased urination, muscle pain or weakness, fast heart rate, feeling light-headed, fainting;
...
Read All Potential Side Effects for Zosyn »




Zosyn (piperacillin and tazobactam for injection) is an injectable antibacterial
combination product consisting of the semisynthetic antibiotic piperacillin
sodium and the β-lactamase inhibitor tazobactam sodium for intravenous
administration.
Piperacillin sodium is derived from D(-)-α -aminobenzyl-penicillin. The
chemical name of piperacillin sodium is sodium (2S,5R,6R)-6-[(R)-2-(4-ethyl-2,3-dioxo-1-piperazine-carboxamido)-2-phenylacetamido]-3,3-dimethyl-7-oxo-4-thia-1-azabicyclo[3.2.0]heptane-2-carboxylate.
The chemical formula is C23H26N5NaO7S
and the molecular weight is 539.5. The chemical structure of piperacillin sodium
is:








Tazobactam sodium, a derivative of the penicillin nucleus, is a penicillanic
acid sulfone. Its chemical name is sodium (2S, 3S, 5R)-3-methyl-7-oxo-3-(1H -1,2,3-triazol-1-ylmethyl)-4-thia-1-azabicyclo[3.2.0]heptane-2-carboxylate-4,4-dioxide.
The chemical formula is C10H11N4NaO5S
and the molecular weight is 322.3. The chemical structure of tazobactam sodium
is:








Zosyn, piperacillin/tazobactam parenteral combination, is a white to off-white
sterile, cryodesiccated powder consisting of piperacillin and tazobactam as
their sodium salts packaged in glass vials. The formulation also contains edetate
disodium dihydrate (EDTA) and sodium citrate.
Each Zosyn 2.25 g single dose vial or ADD-Vantage® vial contains an amount
of drug sufficient for withdrawal of piperacillin sodium equivalent to 2 grams
of piperacillin and tazobactam sodium equivalent to 0.25 g of tazobactam. The
product also contains 0.5 mg of EDTA per vial.
Each Zosyn 3.375 g single dose vial or ADD-Vantage® vial contains an amount
of drug sufficient for withdrawal of piperacillin sodium equivalent to 3 grams
of piperacillin and tazobactam sodium equivalent to 0.375 g of tazobactam. The
product also contains 0.75 mg of EDTA per vial.
Each Zosyn 4.5 g single dose vial or ADD-Vantage® vial contains an amount
of drug sufficient for withdrawal of piperacillin sodium equivalent to 4 grams
of piperacillin and tazobactam sodium equivalent to 0.5 g of tazobactam. The
product also contains 1 mg of EDTA per vial.
Zosyn (piperacillin and tazobactam for injection) contains a total of 2.79
mEq (64 mg) of sodium (Na+) per gram of piperacillin in the combination
product.Last reviewed on RxList: 6/18/2008




Zosyn Drug Description
Zosyn®
(piperacillin and tazobactam) Injection
To reduce the development of drug-resistant bacteria and maintain the effectiveness
of Zosyn (piperacillin and tazobactam) injection and other antibacterial drugs,
Zosyn (piperacillin and tazobactam) should be used only to treat or prevent
infections that are proven or strongly suspected to be caused by bacteria.
DRUG DESCRIPTION



What are the possible side effects of piperacillin and tazobactam (Zosyn)?

Get emergency medical help if you have any of these signs of an allergic reaction: hives; difficulty breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat.
Call your doctor at once if you have any of these serious side effects:

diarrhea that is watery or bloody;
easy bruising or bleeding, unusual weakness;
dry mouth, increased thirst, confusion, increased urination, muscle pain or weakness, fast heart rate, feeling light-headed, fainting;
...
Read All Potential Side Effects for Zosyn »




Zosyn (piperacillin and tazobactam for injection) is an injectable antibacterial
combination product consisting of the semisynthetic antibiotic piperacillin
sodium and the β-lactamase inhibitor tazobactam sodium for intravenous
administration.
Piperacillin sodium is derived from D(-)-α -aminobenzyl-penicillin. The
chemical name of piperacillin sodium is sodium (2S,5R,6R)-6-[(R)-2-(4-ethyl-2,3-dioxo-1-piperazine-carboxamido)-2-phenylacetamido]-3,3-dimethyl-7-oxo-4-thia-1-azabicyclo[3.2.0]heptane-2-carboxylate.
The chemical formula is C23H26N5NaO7S
and the molecular weight is 539.5. The chemical structure of piperacillin sodium
is:








Tazobactam sodium, a derivative of the penicillin nucleus, is a penicillanic
acid sulfone. Its chemical name is sodium (2S, 3S, 5R)-3-methyl-7-oxo-3-(1H -1,2,3-triazol-1-ylmethyl)-4-thia-1-azabicyclo[3.2.0]heptane-2-carboxylate-4,4-dioxide.
The chemical formula is C10H11N4NaO5S
and the molecular weight is 322.3. The chemical structure of tazobactam sodium
is:








Zosyn, piperacillin/tazobactam parenteral combination, is a white to off-white
sterile, cryodesiccated powder consisting of piperacillin and tazobactam as
their sodium salts packaged in glass vials. The formulation also contains edetate
disodium dihydrate (EDTA) and sodium citrate.
Each Zosyn 2.25 g single dose vial or ADD-Vantage® vial contains an amount
of drug sufficient for withdrawal of piperacillin sodium equivalent to 2 grams
of piperacillin and tazobactam sodium equivalent to 0.25 g of tazobactam. The
product also contains 0.5 mg of EDTA per vial.
Each Zosyn 3.375 g single dose vial or ADD-Vantage® vial contains an amount
of drug sufficient for withdrawal of piperacillin sodium equivalent to 3 grams
of piperacillin and tazobactam sodium equivalent to 0.375 g of tazobactam. The
product also contains 0.75 mg of EDTA per vial.
Each Zosyn 4.5 g single dose vial or ADD-Vantage® vial contains an amount
of drug sufficient for withdrawal of piperacillin sodium equivalent to 4 grams
of piperacillin and tazobactam sodium equivalent to 0.5 g of tazobactam. The
product also contains 1 mg of EDTA per vial.
Zosyn (piperacillin and tazobactam for injection) contains a total of 2.79
mEq (64 mg) of sodium (Na+) per gram of piperacillin in the combination
product.Last reviewed on RxList: 6/18/2008




Zosyn Drug Description
Zosyn®
(piperacillin and tazobactam) Injection
To reduce the development of drug-resistant bacteria and maintain the effectiveness
of Zosyn (piperacillin and tazobactam) injection and other antibacterial drugs,
Zosyn (piperacillin and tazobactam) should be used only to treat or prevent
infections that are proven or strongly suspected to be caused by bacteria.
DRUG DESCRIPTION



What are the possible side effects of piperacillin and tazobactam (Zosyn)?

Get emergency medical help if you have any of these signs of an allergic reaction: hives; difficulty breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat.
Call your doctor at once if you have any of these serious side effects:

diarrhea that is watery or bloody;
easy bruising or bleeding, unusual weakness;
dry mouth, increased thirst, confusion, increased urination, muscle pain or weakness, fast heart rate, feeling light-headed, fainting;
...
Read All Potential Side Effects for Zosyn »




Zosyn (piperacillin and tazobactam for injection) is an injectable antibacterial
combination product consisting of the semisynthetic antibiotic piperacillin
sodium and the β-lactamase inhibitor tazobactam sodium for intravenous
administration.
Piperacillin sodium is derived from D(-)-α -aminobenzyl-penicillin. The
chemical name of piperacillin sodium is sodium (2S,5R,6R)-6-[(R)-2-(4-ethyl-2,3-dioxo-1-piperazine-carboxamido)-2-phenylacetamido]-3,3-dimethyl-7-oxo-4-thia-1-azabicyclo[3.2.0]heptane-2-carboxylate.
The chemical formula is C23H26N5NaO7S
and the molecular weight is 539.5. The chemical structure of piperacillin sodium
is:








Tazobactam sodium, a derivative of the penicillin nucleus, is a penicillanic
acid sulfone. Its chemical name is sodium (2S, 3S, 5R)-3-methyl-7-oxo-3-(1H -1,2,3-triazol-1-ylmethyl)-4-thia-1-azabicyclo[3.2.0]heptane-2-carboxylate-4,4-dioxide.
The chemical formula is C10H11N4NaO5S
and the molecular weight is 322.3. The chemical structure of tazobactam sodium
is:








Zosyn, piperacillin/tazobactam parenteral combination, is a white to off-white
sterile, cryodesiccated powder consisting of piperacillin and tazobactam as
their sodium salts packaged in glass vials. The formulation also contains edetate
disodium dihydrate (EDTA) and sodium citrate.
Each Zosyn 2.25 g single dose vial or ADD-Vantage® vial contains an amount
of drug sufficient for withdrawal of piperacillin sodium equivalent to 2 grams
of piperacillin and tazobactam sodium equivalent to 0.25 g of tazobactam. The
product also contains 0.5 mg of EDTA per vial.
Each Zosyn 3.375 g single dose vial or ADD-Vantage® vial contains an amount
of drug sufficient for withdrawal of piperacillin sodium equivalent to 3 grams
of piperacillin and tazobactam sodium equivalent to 0.375 g of tazobactam. The
product also contains 0.75 mg of EDTA per vial.
Each Zosyn 4.5 g single dose vial or ADD-Vantage® vial contains an amount
of drug sufficient for withdrawal of piperacillin sodium equivalent to 4 grams
of piperacillin and tazobactam sodium equivalent to 0.5 g of tazobactam. The
product also contains 1 mg of EDTA per vial.
Zosyn (piperacillin and tazobactam for injection) contains a total of 2.79
mEq (64 mg) of sodium (Na+) per gram of piperacillin in the combination
product.Last reviewed on RxList: 6/18/2008




Zosyn Drug Description
Zosyn®
(piperacillin and tazobactam) Injection
To reduce the development of drug-resistant bacteria and maintain the effectiveness
of Zosyn (piperacillin and tazobactam) injection and other antibacterial drugs,
Zosyn (piperacillin and tazobactam) should be used only to treat or prevent
infections that are proven or strongly suspected to be caused by bacteria.
DRUG DESCRIPTION



What are the possible side effects of piperacillin and tazobactam (Zosyn)?

Get emergency medical help if you have any of these signs of an allergic reaction: hives; difficulty breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat.
Call your doctor at once if you have any of these serious side effects:

diarrhea that is watery or bloody;
easy bruising or bleeding, unusual weakness;
dry mouth, increased thirst, confusion, increased urination, muscle pain or weakness, fast heart rate, feeling light-headed, fainting;
...
Read All Potential Side Effects for Zosyn »




Zosyn (piperacillin and tazobactam for injection) is an injectable antibacterial
combination product consisting of the semisynthetic antibiotic piperacillin
sodium and the β-lactamase inhibitor tazobactam sodium for intravenous
administration.
Piperacillin sodium is derived from D(-)-α -aminobenzyl-penicillin. The
chemical name of piperacillin sodium is sodium (2S,5R,6R)-6-[(R)-2-(4-ethyl-2,3-dioxo-1-piperazine-carboxamido)-2-phenylacetamido]-3,3-dimethyl-7-oxo-4-thia-1-azabicyclo[3.2.0]heptane-2-carboxylate.
The chemical formula is C23H26N5NaO7S
and the molecular weight is 539.5. The chemical structure of piperacillin sodium
is:








Tazobactam sodium, a derivative of the penicillin nucleus, is a penicillanic
acid sulfone. Its chemical name is sodium (2S, 3S, 5R)-3-methyl-7-oxo-3-(1H -1,2,3-triazol-1-ylmethyl)-4-thia-1-azabicyclo[3.2.0]heptane-2-carboxylate-4,4-dioxide.
The chemical formula is C10H11N4NaO5S
and the molecular weight is 322.3. The chemical structure of tazobactam sodium
is:








Zosyn, piperacillin/tazobactam parenteral combination, is a white to off-white
sterile, cryodesiccated powder consisting of piperacillin and tazobactam as
their sodium salts packaged in glass vials. The formulation also contains edetate
disodium dihydrate (EDTA) and sodium citrate.
Each Zosyn 2.25 g single dose vial or ADD-Vantage® vial contains an amount
of drug sufficient for withdrawal of piperacillin sodium equivalent to 2 grams
of piperacillin and tazobactam sodium equivalent to 0.25 g of tazobactam. The
product also contains 0.5 mg of EDTA per vial.
Each Zosyn 3.375 g single dose vial or ADD-Vantage® vial contains an amount
of drug sufficient for withdrawal of piperacillin sodium equivalent to 3 grams
of piperacillin and tazobactam sodium equivalent to 0.375 g of tazobactam. The
product also contains 0.75 mg of EDTA per vial.
Each Zosyn 4.5 g single dose vial or ADD-Vantage® vial contains an amount
of drug sufficient for withdrawal of piperacillin sodium equivalent to 4 grams
of piperacillin and tazobactam sodium equivalent to 0.5 g of tazobactam. The
product also contains 1 mg of EDTA per vial.
Zosyn (piperacillin and tazobactam for injection) contains a total of 2.79
mEq (64 mg) of sodium (Na+) per gram of piperacillin in the combination
product.Last reviewed on RxList: 6/18/2008





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  by Aby
An accordion drain was put in yesterday to drain the abscess.  Dr. Nachiondo was in this morning and he said everything seems to be going well.  The plan […]


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  by tfernan0
1.) Sorry KBA, no "mother's milk" (vanco/zosyn) here. Empiric antibiotic of choice is Ceftriaxone alone. 2.) India has a pay-for-performance health care system. The patients pay upfront and then […]


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  by everydayisprecious
Marcy was even more tired yesterday. She needed more suctioning last night and had more trach secretions. She was hot and cold off and on and asked for […]


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  by everydayisprecious
Marcy is still very tired but was awake all yesterday afternoon. Speciations came in and her urine showed bacteria but not enough to culture. Her sputum is now […]


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Today is the best day in the world. I have finally finished my 3 substance abuse papers (one 5-7 pg, and two 3-4 pg papers) which were given […]


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The last couple fo days have been good.  I have not had any fevers or problems.  The docs stopped my Zosyn on Tuesday and switched my V-Fend to […]


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