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Biocefu 250 mg Tablet

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Composition for Biocefu 250 mg Tablet

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Primary uses of Biocefu 250 mg Tablet

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Medicine Overview of Biocefu Tablet

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Uses of Biocefu Tablet

Biocefu 250 mg Tablet is used in the treatment of bacterial infections. It is used for short-term treatment of bacterial infections of urinary tract, skin and soft-tissue, blood, and lungs (pneumonia). It is also used to prevent infections after surgery.
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Biocefu Tablet side effects

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Side Effects of Biocefu are Rash, Vomiting, Allergic reaction, Increased liver enzymes, Nausea, Diarrhoea.

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How to use Biocefu Tablet

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Biocefu 250 mg Tablet is to be taken with food.
Avoid Biocefu 250 mg Tablet with dietary sodium.

How Biocefu Tablet works

Biocefu 250 mg Tablet is an antibiotic. It kills bacteria by preventing them from forming the bacterial protective covering which is needed for them to survive.

In Depth Information on Biocefu Tablet

Expert advice for Biocefu Tablet

  • Your doctor has prescribed Biocefu 250 mg Tablet to cure your infection and improve symptoms.
  • Do not skip any doses and finish the full course of treatment even if you feel better.
  • Discontinue Biocefu 250 mg Tablet and inform your doctor immediately if you get a rash, itchy skin, swelling of face and mouth, or have difficulty in breathing.
  • Diarrhea may occur as a side effect but should stop when your course is complete. Inform your doctor if it doesn't stop or if you find blood in your stools.
  • If you're on blood thinners, Biocefu 250 mg Tablet can interact with your medications and increase your bleeding tendencies.
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Biocefu Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Biocefu Tablet
Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Biocefu 250 mg 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.
Lactation
SAFE
Biocefu 250 mg Tablet is safe to use during lactation. Human studies have shown that either the drug does not pass into the breastmilk in significant amount or is not expected to cause toxicity to the baby.
Avoid prolonged use of Biocefu 250 mg Tablet, since it may have possible effects such as rash and diarrhea.
Driving
Not relevant, as Biocefu 250 mg Tablet is intended for use in hospitalised patients.
Kidney
There is limited information available on the use of Biocefu 250 mg Tablet in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
There is limited information available on the use of Biocefu 250 mg Tablet in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Biocefu Tablet?uses

If you miss a dose of Biocefu 250 mg Tablet, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions about Biocefu Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Cefuroxime

Yes, Biocefu is an antibiotic. It is a second-generation cephalosporin antibiotic used to treat various infections.
Biocefu belongs to the cephalosporin antibiotics and is not a penicillin drug. However, its chemical structure and action is similar to penicillin.
Biocefu is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor
Biocefu is not a steroid molecule. It is an antibiotic which belongs to the group of cephalosporins.
Biocefu is not known to cause hemolysis in glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase (G6PD) deficient individuals. However, ask your doctor before taking Biocefu if you are G6PD deficient.
Biocefu is indicated for the treatment of uncomplicated urinary tract infection (UTI). Its effectiveness would depend on the infecting organism and hence you should consult your doctor for the right diagnosis and treatment.
Q. Can Biocefu be taken with azithromycin?
Biocefu is not known to have any clinically meaningful interaction with azithromycin. However, both are antibiotics and should be used only when advised by the doctor.
Q. Can Biocefu be taken with doxycycline?
Biocefu is not known to have any clinically meaningful interaction with doxycyclin. However, both are antibiotics and should be used only when advised by the doctor.
Q. Is it safe to take Biocefu with pseudoephedrine?
Biocefu is not known to have any clinically meaningful interaction with pseudoephedrine. However, interactions can occur. Ask your doctor before taking the drugs together.
Q. Can Biocefu be taken with naproxen?
Biocefu is not known to have any clinically meaningful interaction with naproxen. However, interactions can occur. Ask your doctor before taking the drugs together.
Q. Is it safe to take Biocefu with paracetamol (acetaminophen)?
Biocefu is not known to have any clinically meaningful interaction with paracetamol. However, interactions can occur. Ask your doctor before taking the drugs together.
Biocefu like any other drug has an expiry data and should not be used after that. Please check the package insert before using the medicine.
Biocefu is indicated in the treatment of pneumonia. However, its effectiveness would depend on the infecting organism and hence you should consult your doctor for the right diagnosis and treatment.
No, Biocefu does not have penicillin in it. It is a cephalosporin antibiotic which is similar to penicillin.
Biocefu is not known to cause constipation. It is associated with diarrhea. However, if you experience any such symptom while taking Biocefu, consult your doctor.
Yes, Biocefu is active against staphylococcus. However, strains resistant to the drug have also been reported. Talk to your doctor for the right diagnosis and treatment of your infection.
Biocefu use is not associated with tiredness. However, if you experience tiredness while taking Biocefu, consult your doctor.
Q. Can I take alprazolam with Biocefu?
No drug interactions have been reported when Biocefu is used with alprazolam. However, interactions can occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Biocefu with ibuprofen?
No drug interactions have been reported when Biocefu is used with ibuprofen. However, interactions can occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.

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