CEFIZOX 500MG INJECTION

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Glaxo SmithKline Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Composition for CEFIZOX 500MG INJECTION

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Primarily used for

248.33
₹248.33/injection
1 injection in 1 vial
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Substitutes for CEFIZOX

No substitutes found for this medicine

Medicine Overview of CEFIZOX INJECTION

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Uses of CEFIZOX INJECTION

Cefizox 500mg injection is used in the treatment of bacterial infections.
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Side effects of CEFIZOX INJECTION

Common

Nausea, Diarrhoea, Allergic reaction.

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How to use CEFIZOX INJECTION

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

How CEFIZOX INJECTION works

Cefizox 500mg injection 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.

In Depth Information on CEFIZOX INJECTION

Expert advice for CEFIZOX INJECTION

  • Only use Ceftizoxime when prescribed by a registered medical doctor.
  • Always take the full prescription, even if you feel better.
  • Can lead to nausea and diarrhoea frequently.
  • Inform your doctor if you develop a rash or other unexpected symptoms.
  • Inform your doctor if there is the previous history of drug allergy.
  • Avoid taking for a long duration as there is a risk of serious intestinal infection and low blood count.
  • Inform your doctor if you have ever been diagnosed with kidney or liver problems.
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Warnings
Special precautions for CEFIZOX 500MG INJECTION
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Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Cefizox 500mg 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
SAFE
Cefizox 500mg injection is probably safe to use during breastfeeding. Please consult your doctor.
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Driving
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
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Kidney
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
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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 Ceftizoxime, 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

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