Aztreonam is an antibiotic drug that is used to treat infections caused by gram-negative bacteria. It acts by inhibiting the bacterial cell wall synthesis. It is usually given in combination with other antibacterial drugs.
2 What to Know Before Using
Tell to your doctor if you are allergic to Aztreonam or to any other medications.
Studies of aztreonam in children have shown that this medication is effective in treating certain bacterial infections and that side effects in children are similar to those experienced by adults and elderlies. Children who were given high doses of this medicine have seen elevations of liver enzymes and reductions in white blood cell counts.
Pregnancy category B - No risks have been found in humans. This medication poses minimal risk to the infant when used during breastfeeding.
Some medical conditions can interact with this medication. Tell your doctor if you have any of the following conditions:
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