Cefrox 1.5gm Injection

  • Manufacturer : Marc Laboratories Pvt. Ltd.
  • Composition : Cefuroxime 1.5gm
  • Generally Prescribed For : Bacterial infections (Ear; Nose; Throat; GU Tract; Respiratory Tract; Skin)
  • Estimated Price : 104.76 For 1 Injection Vial

BUY FROM THESE SELLERS

Uses of Cefrox 1.5gm Injection

Cefrox 1.5gm Injection is used for the treatment or prevention of the following disease(s):

Bacterial infections (Ear, Nose, Throat, GU Tract, Respiratory Tract, Skin)

Side effects of Cefrox 1.5gm Injection

The most common side effects of Cefrox 1.5gm Injection are - Nausea, Vomiting, Dizziness, Dryness In Mouth, Altered Taste, Abdominal Pain, Agitation, Anxiety, Fever, Constipation, Allergic Reaction, Impaired Concentration, Sweating, Headache

These side effects can usually occur in patients. However, these are only indicative and not all patients will experience them.

Precautions while using Cefrox 1.5gm Injection

Do not use Cefrox 1.5gm Injection if you are allergic to - Cefuroxime

If you have heart disease, liver or kidney disease, drug or alcohol addiction, consult your doctor before using Cefrox 1.5gm Injection.

If you are allergic to any medicine or food, consult your doctor before using this medicine.

Use this medicine under the supervision of your doctor.

To avoid an adverse reaction, consult your doctor if you are already taking other medicines.

How Cefrox 1.5gm Injection works

Cefrox 1.5gm Injection contains - Cefuroxime

Cefuroxime interferes with bacterial cell wall synthesis by inhibiting the final step in the crosslinking of peptidoglycan strands. Peptidoglycan makes the cell membrane rigid and protective. Without it, bacterial cells rupture and die.

Dosage of Cefrox 1.5gm Injection

The dosage of Cefrox 1.5gm Injection depends on many factors such as the patient age, health, medical condition or history of the patient and many other conditions.

Please use this medicine as prescribed by your doctor.

Overdose of Cefrox 1.5gm Injection

If you forget to take a dose of Cefrox 1.5gm Injection, do not take two doses at the same time, there is a risk of overdose.

If you notice any unusual reaction in your body after taking this medicine, contact your doctor immediately or call your local medical emergency number.

Overdose symptoms - Seizure (Abnormal electrical activity in the brain)

Onset of Action Cefrox 1.5gm Injection

Time taken to show the effect of the drug: Oral dose 1 to 2 hours, intramuscular dose 15 to 60 minutes, intravenous dose 2 to 5 minutes.

Duration of Action Cefrox 1.5gm Injection

Effect of medication lasts for an average of 4 to 8 hours.

Precautions & Warnings

  • ...
  • Alcohol Not found any harmful side effects with alcohol consumption. However; consult your doctor before consumption.

  • ...
  • Pregnancy It is safe to take this medicine during pregnancy. However; consult your doctor before taking this medicine.

  • ...
  • Breastfeeding This medicine is safe to use during breastfeeding. It is advisable to consult your doctor before taking this medication.

  • ...
  • Driving Information is not available right now; please consult your doctor.

  • ...
  • Kidney This medicine should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Consult your doctor before taking this medicine.

  • ...
  • Liver This medicine should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Consult your doctor before taking this medicine.

... Frequently Asked Questions About Cefrox 1.5gm Injection

Q.1) Can I buy Cefrox 1.5gm Injection without a prescription? Ans. No, you need a valid prescription to buy Cefrox 1.5gm Injection. Q.2) What are the usages of Cefrox 1.5gm Injection? Ans. Cefrox 1.5gm Injection is used to treat Bacterial infections (Ear, Nose, Throat, GU Tract, Respiratory Tract, Skin). Q.3) How to use Cefrox 1.5gm Injection? Ans. It is usually taken every 4-8 hours a day with or without food. Please Consult your doctor before taking this medicine. Q.4) How does Cefrox 1.5gm Injection work? Ans. Cefrox 1.5gm Injection contains Cefuroxime. Cefuroxime interferes with bacterial cell wall synthesis by inhibiting the final step in the crosslinking of peptidoglycan strands. Peptidoglycan makes the cell membrane rigid and protective. Without it, bacterial cells rupture and die. Q.5) Is Cefrox 1.5gm Injection safe to use? Ans. It is safe to use Cefrox 1.5gm Injection if you are not allergic to antibiotics and Cefuroxime. To avoid an adverse reaction, consult your doctor if you are already taking other medicines. Q.6) What are the side effects of Cefrox 1.5gm Injection? Ans. The common side effects of Cefrox 1.5gm Injection are Nausea, Vomiting, Dizziness, Dryness In Mouth, Altered Taste, Abdominal Pain, Agitation, Anxiety, Fever, Constipation, Allergic Reaction, Impaired Concentration, Sweating, Headache. Q.7) Is Cefrox 1.5gm Injection banned in India? Ans. Cefrox 1.5gm Injection is not banned in India, but you need a valid prescription to buy this medicine. Q.8) Can I consume alcohol while taking Cefrox 1.5gm Injection? Ans. Any harmful side effects with consumption of alcohol are not found. However; please avoid drinking alcohol while taking Cefrox 1.5gm Injection. Heavy drinking alcohol may increase the risk of side effects. Q.9) How long does the effect of Cefrox 1.5gm Injection last? Ans. Effect of Cefrox 1.5gm Injection lasts for an average of 4-8 hours.

Alternate Brands

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.

Cetil 1.5gm Injection
Lupin Ltd.
273.20
10ml Vial Tablets Strip
Supacef 1.5gm Powder for Injection
Glaxo SmithKline Pharmaceuticals Ltd.
285.75
10ml Vial Tablets Strip
View all alternate brands

Interaction

Drug :- aminoglycosides, loop diuretics: Increased risk of nephrotoxicity.

antacids, H2-receptor antagonists, omeprazole: Decreased cefuroxime axetil absorption.

probenecid: Increased and prolonged blood cefuroxime level.

How useful was this post?

Click on a star to rate it!

Average rating 0 / 5. Vote count: 0

No votes so far! Be the first to rate this post.

About Author

  • Dr. Naresh Dang, MD
  • Dr. Naresh Dang, MD Dr. Naresh Dang is an MD in Internal Medicine. He has special interest in the field of Diabetes, and has over two decades of professional experience i...
    ...

    Dr. Naresh Dang, MD Dr. Naresh Dang is an MD in Internal Medicine. He has special interest in the field of Diabetes, and has over two decades of professional experience in his chosen field of specialty. Dr. Dang is an expert in the managememnt of Diabetes, Hypertension and Lipids. He also provides consultation for Life Style Management.
    ...

About Author

  • Sonu Kumar, D.Pharma
  • Sonu Kumar, D.Pharma Sonu Kumar is a registered pharmacist with Bihar State Pharmacy Council with over 6 months experience. He is a medicine content contributor at Zotezo....

    Sonu Kumar, D.Pharma Sonu Kumar is a registered pharmacist with Bihar State Pharmacy Council with over 6 months experience. He is a medicine content contributor at Zotezo.

ZOTEZO IN THE NEWS

...