C Furo 1.5gm Injection

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Hetero Drugs Ltd

Composition for C Furo 1.5gm Injection

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Primarily used for

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Kidney
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₹199.0/Injection
1 Injection in 1 vial
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Medicine Overview of C Furo Injection

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Uses of C Furo Injection

C Furo 1.5gm Injection is used in the treatment of bacterial infections
It is used in serious bacterial infections of various body parts like urinary tract, skin and soft-tissue, blood, brain and lungs (pneumonia). It is also used to prevent infections after surgery.
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Side effects of C Furo Injection

Common

Nausea, Diarrhoea, Allergic reaction.

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How to use C Furo Injection

Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.

How C Furo Injection works

C furo 1.5gm injection is a cephalosporin antibiotic. It prevents bacteria from making their own protective cell wall. This causes the bacteria to rupture and finally death.

In Depth Information on C Furo Injection

Expert advice for C Furo Injection

  • 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.
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Warnings
Special precautions for C Furo 1.5gm Injection
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Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
C Furo 1.5gm Injection 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.
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Lactation
CAUTION
C Furo 1.5gm Injection should be used with caution during la
ctation. Breast feeding should be held until the treatment of the mother is completed and the drug is eliminated from her body.
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Driving
Not relevant, as C Furo 1.5gm Injection is intended for use in hospitalised patients.
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Kidney
UNSAFE
C Furo 1.5gm Injection is probably unsafe to use in patients with kidney disease and should be avoided. Please consult your doctor.

Caution to be advised in patients with impaired renal function.
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Liver
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.

Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Cefuroxime, 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 for C Furo 1.5gm Injection

Frequently asked questions for Cefuroxime

Yes, C furo is an antibiotic. It is a second-generation cephalosporin antibiotic used to treat various infections.
C furo belongs to the cephalosporin antibiotics and is not a penicillin drug. However, its chemical structure and action is similar to penicillin.
C furo is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor
C furo is not a steroid molecule. It is an antibiotic which belongs to the group of cephalosporins.
C furo is not known to cause hemolysis in glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase (G6PD) deficient individuals. However, ask your doctor before taking C furo if you are G6PD deficient.
C furo is not a fluoroquinolone. It is a second-generation cephalosporin antibiotic which is different from fluoroquinolones.
C furo 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 C furo be taken with azithromycin?
C furo 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 C furo be taken with doxycycline?
C furo 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 C furo with pseudoephedrine?
C furo 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 C furo be taken with naproxen?
C furo is not known to have any clinically meaningful interaction with naproxen. However, interactions can occur. Ask your doctor before taking the drugs together.
C furo is not known to have any clinically meaningful interaction with paracetamol. However, interactions can occur. Ask your doctor before taking the drugs together.
C furo has a sulfur molecule in its structure. However, it is a beta-lactam antibiotic and allergic reactions due to the drug are because of the beta-lactam ring present in its structure. Report to your doctor if you are allergic to penicillins, cephalosporins, or sulfa drugs before taking the drug.
C furo like any other drug has an expiry data and should not be used after that. Please check the package insert before using the medicine.
C furo 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, C furo does not have penicillin in it. It is a cephalosporin antibiotic which is similar to penicillin.
C furo is not known to cause constipation. It is associated with diarrhea. However, if you experience any such symptom while taking C furo, consult your doctor.
Yes, C furo 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.
C furo use is not associated with tiredness. However, if you experience tiredness while taking C furo, consult your doctor.
Q. Can I take alprazolam with C furo?
No drug interactions have been reported when C furo is used with alprazolam. However, interactions can occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take C furo with ibuprofen?
No drug interactions have been reported when C furo is used with ibuprofen. However, interactions can occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
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