Cefoparazone Injection

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Composition for Cefoparazone NA Injection

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Medicine Overview of Cefoparazone Injection

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Uses of Cefoparazone Injection

Cefoparazone Injection is used in the treatment of bacterial infections.
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Side effects of Cefoparazone Injection

Common

Allergic reaction, Nausea, Diarrhoea.

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How to use Cefoparazone Injection

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

How Cefoparazone Injection works

Cefoparazone 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 Cefoparazone Injection

Expert advice for Cefoparazone Injection

  • Always take the complete course of treatment, as advised by your doctor even if you feel better.
  • Never take an antibiotic for a viral infection like a cold or the flu.
  • Can lead to nausea and diarrhoea frequently. If this becomes severe or persistent or you notice that your stool contains blood or mucus you should stop taking Cefoparazone immediately and consult your doctor.
  • Inform your doctor if you develop a rash or other unexpected symptoms.
  • Inform your doctor if there is the previous history of drug allergy.
  • Inform your doctor if you have ever been diagnosed with kidney or liver problems.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Cefoparazone Injection
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Alcohol
CAUTION
Cefoparazone Injection may cause symptoms such as flushing,
increased heartbeat, nausea, thirst, chest pain and low blood pressure with alcohol (Disulfiram reactions).
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Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Cefoparazone 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
Cefoparazone Injection 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 Cefoparazone Injection, since it may have possible effects such as rash and diarrhea.
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Driving
SAFE
Cefoparazone Injection does not usually affect your ability to drive.
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Kidney
SAFE
Cefoparazone Injection is safe to use in patients with kidne
y disease. No dose adjustment of Cefoparazone Injection is recommended.
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Liver
There is limited information available on the use of Cefopar
azone Injection in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.
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Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Cefoperazone, 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 Cefoparazone NA Injection

Frequently asked questions for Cefoperazone

Q. What is cefoperazone sulbactam?
Combination of cefoperazone and sulbactam (beta lactamase inhibitor) are used for the treatment of intra-abdominal infections
No, cefoperazona is not a nephrotoxic drug when given alone, but when given along with aminoglycosides (gentamicin, tobramycin) or other cephalosporins antibiotics, it may increase nephrotoxicity. Please consult your doctor before taking the drug
Cefoparazone is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor.

Substitutes for Cefoparazone

No substitutes found for this medicine
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