What is Farobact (Faropenem) used for?
Farobact (Faropenem) is a beta-lactam antibiotic prescribed to treat patients suffering from bacterial sinusitis, pneumonia, bronchitis, or skin infections. The medication slows or stops the reproduction of bacteria cells making it easier for the immune system to control or destroy the infection. Your physician may also prescribe it to treat other unlisted conditions.
How should I use Farobact (Faropenem)?
Farobact (Faropenem) should always be used according to your physician's instructions to get the safest and most effective results from treatment. One tablet is typically taken one to three times each day, but your particular instructions will be determined by the condition being treated, your weight, current health, and the severity of your symptoms. These doses should be swallowed with a large glass of water and may be taken on an empty stomach, but a snack or meal is recommended prior to use if you experience nausea. Do not split, chew, or crush the tablets before use to avoid unintentionally destroying or altering the effects of their contents.
What are the side effects of Farobact (Faropenem)?
Some patients using Farobact (Faropenem) have reported experiencing side effects such as:
Stop using the medication and contact your physician immediately if you experience any serious symptoms such as renal impairment, hypertension, hypotension, tinnitus, or signs of an allergic reaction such as hives, swelling, or difficulty breathing. These conditions may require lower doses, reduced application frequency, or emergency medical attention in more serious cases.
Strictly follow all instructions provided to you by your physician or pharmacist while using Farobact (Faropenem). Optimum and safe dosage can differ based on the patient and the condition being treated.
As this medication may be unsafe for certain patients, it is essential you always inform your physician if you are pregnant or breastfeeding, as well as if you have any allergies, other illnesses, or ongoing health conditions, and if you are taking any other form of medication, supplements, or herbal products.
Immediately seek emergency medical care if you have an allergic or hypersensitive reaction. Common signs of a reaction include hives, swelling, skin rashes, chest pains, as well as trouble breathing or swallowing.