1mg, best e pharmacy in India
MRP: Rs. 138.88 for 1 strip(s) (10 tablets each)
1
Unfortunately, we don't have any more items in stock
Report Error

Composition for ANCEF OF

Cefuroxime(125 mg)

food interaction for ANCEF OF

alcohol interaction for ANCEF OF

pregnancy interaction for ANCEF OF

lactation interaction for ANCEF OF

food
alcohol
pregnancy
lactation
It is better to take Ancef of 125mg tablet with food.
Avoid Ancef of 125mg tablet with dietary sodium.
UNSAFE
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Ancef of 125mg tablet is probably safe to use during pregnancy.
Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor.
PROBABLY SAFE
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.

SALT INFORMATION for ANCEF OF

Cefuroxime(125 mg)

Uses

Ancef of 125mg tablet is used in the treatment of bacterial infections.

How it works

Ancef of 125mg tablet is an antibiotic. It kills the bacteria by attacking their cell wall. Specifically, it prevents the synthesis of a substance in the cell wall called peptidoglycan, which provides the cell wall with the strength required for survival of bacteria in human body.

Common side effects

Vomiting, Nausea, Joint pain, Cough, Diarrhoea, Dizziness, Drowsiness, Flatulence, Headache, Muscle pain, Muscle stiffness, Nasal congestion, Rash, Stomach upset

SUBSTITUTES for ANCEF OF

18 Substitutes
Sorted By
RelevancePrice
  • CEFTUM 125 MG TABLET
    (4 tablets in strip)
    Glaxo SmithKline Pharmaceuticals Ltd
    Rs. 22.81/tablet
    Tablet
    Rs. 91.25
    pay 64% more per tablet
  • BIGCEF 125 MG TABLET
    (10 tablets in strip)
    BestoChem Formulations India Ltd
    Rs. 11.43/tablet
    Tablet
    Rs. 114.33
    save 18% more per tablet
  • ALTACEF 125 MG TABLET
    (10 tablets in strip)
    Glenmark Pharmaceuticals Ltd
    Rs. 22.50/tablet
    Tablet
    Rs. 225
    pay 62% more per tablet
  • FORCEF 125 MG TABLET
    (10 tablets in strip)
    Aristo Pharmaceuticals Pvt Ltd
    Rs. 12.75/tablet
    Tablet
    Rs. 127.48
    save 8% more per tablet
  • FUROBID 125 MG TABLET
    (4 tablets in strip)
    Alembic Pharmaceuticals Ltd
    Rs. 29.39/tablet
    Tablet
    Rs. 117.57
    pay 112% more per tablet

Top Physicians

  • Dr. M. K. Singh
    MBBS, MD
    4.8
  • Dr. Prabhat Kumar Jha
    MBBS, MD
    4.7
  • Dr. Sushila Kataria
    MBBS, MD, Diploma
    4.6
  • Dr. R. R. Dutta
    MBBS, MD
    4.4
  • Dr. P. R. Aryan
    MBBS, Diploma
    4.3

Expert advice for ANCEF OF

  • Be sure to use cefuroxime for the full course of treatment as prescribed by your doctor. If you do not, the medicine may not clear up your infection completely. The bacteria could also become less sensitive to this or other medicines. This could make the infection harder to treat in the future.
  • Take cefuroxime tablets after food or milk for optimum absorption. 
  • Do not drive because you may feel sleepy or dizzy while being treated with cefuroxime.
  • Cefuroxime can make birth control pills less effective, which may result in pregnancy. You may need to use another form of birth control during treatment with cefuroxime.
  • Do not start or continue the cefuroxime tablets and consult your doctor, If you are pregnant or planning to become pregnant or breastfeeding.

Frequently asked questions for ANCEF OF

Cefuroxime

Q.Does cefuroxime/ Ceftum/ Zocef/ Pulmocef contain sulfa or a form of penicillin drug?
Cefuroxime (also available as Ceftum/ Zocef/ Pulmocef) belongs to cephalosporin antibiotics and does not contain sulfa. However, its chemical structure is similar to penicillin

Q.Is cefuroxime gluten free?
Yes. Cefuroxime is gluten free. Please refer to package insert of the prescribed brand before use

Q.Can I take cefuroxime with acetaminophen/ azithromycin/ doxycycline/ ibuprofen/ Nyquil (acetaminophen/ dextromethorphan/ doxylamine/ pseudoephedrine)/ Sudafed (pseudoephedrine hydrochloride)/ Xanax (alprazolam)?
Yes. You can take cefuroxime with acetaminophen/ azithromycin/ doxycycline/ ibuprofen/ Nyquil (acetaminophen/ dextromethorphan/ doxylamine/ pseudoephedrine)/ Sudafed (pseudoephedrine hydrochloride)/ Xanax (alprazolam)

Q.Is cefuroxime safe?
Cefuroxime is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor

Q.Is cefuroxime a sulfa drug/ penicillin/ steroid/ an antibiotic?
Cefuroxime is an antibiotic belong to class of medication called as cephalosporin. It is not a steroid and does not contain penicillin or sulpha.

Articles


Content on this page was last updated on 23 July, 2015, by Dr. Varun Gupta (MD Pharmacology)