CEFOTAXIME

Product: 
CEFOTAXIME
Formulary: 
Generic Formulary
Category: 
Infections & Infestations
Sub Group: 
ANTIBACTERIALS
International Brand Name: 
Dosages: 
1 GM; 2 gm; 125 mg; 250 mg; 500mg
Unit of Packing: 
Vial
In treatment of: 
Surgical Prophylaxis,bacteria,Endometritis,Gonorrhea,Gynaecological and obstetrical infections including pelvic cellulitis,infections in immunocompromised patient;infections w/ multi-resistant pathogens; intraabdominal infections including peritionitis; Meningitis and ventriculltis;Specticemia
Adverse Effects: 
1.Pain after I.M. injection & thrombophlebitis after I.V. injection. 2.Rashes 3.Vaginitis 4.Pruritus 5.Candidiasis 6.Nephrotoxicity 7.Pseudo membranous colitis 8.Nausea 9.Vomiting 10.Elevated liver enzymes 11.Neutropenia 12.Thrombocytopenia
Contraiindication: 
1.Hypersensitivity to cephalosporins 2.Along with other nephrotoxic drugs 3.Pseudo membranous colitis
Special Precaution: 
1.Renal impairment 2.Patient allergic to penicillins 3.Neuromuscular disorders
Interaction: 
Synergy with aminoglycosides.
Servings: 
Adults: 1g to 2gm I.M. or I.V. two times daily to four times daily. Children: 50 to 100 mg/kg/day I.M or I.V. two times daily to four times daily. Neonates: 50mg/kg I.V. two times daily in first week & three times daily in next three weeks Maximum adult dose: Up to 12gm/day Maximum child dose: 200mg/kg/day three times daily or four times daily Gonorrhea: 1gm, once daily, I.M.

Share Us

Kayem Pharma

Generic Medicine for Antimicrobial and Severe Infections, Generic Medicine for Panic Disorder and Agrophobia, Generic Medicine for Tonsillitis, Generic Medicine for Erectile Dysfunction Drugs Cialis, Generic Medicine for Trichomoniasis, Generic Medicine for Amoebiasis, Generic Medicine for Panic Disorder and Agrophobia, Generic Medicine for Anti Depressations and Anxiety, Generic Medicine for Vertigo Migrane, Generic Medicine for Nausea, Generic Medicine for Schizophrenia, Epilepsy and Seizures, Generic Medicine for Parkinsons, Dementia Alzheimers, Generic Medicine for Pancreatic Harmones and Diabetes, Generic Medicine for Rhinitis and Nasal Congestions, Generic Medicine for Amenorrhea Endometriosis, Generic Medicine for Osteoporosis and Brest Cancer, Generic Medicine for Erectile Dysfunction Tadalfil, Generic Antimetic Medicine, Generic Verdenafil Levitra Medicine for E D, Generic Medicine for Herpessimplex, Keratitis and Conjunctivitis, Generic Medicine for Glaucoma and Mydriasis