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Cefurica 1.5 gm Injection

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Composition for Cefurica 1.5 gm Injection

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Primary uses of Cefurica 1.5 gm Injection

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Medicine Overview of Cefurica Injection

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Uses of Cefurica Injection

Cefurica 1.5 gm Injection 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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Cefurica Injection side effects

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Side Effects of Cefurica are Rash, Vomiting, Allergic reaction, Increased liver enzymes, Nausea, Injection site reaction, Diarrhoea.

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How to use Cefurica Injection

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

How Cefurica Injection works

Cefurica 1.5 gm Injection 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 Cefurica Injection

Expert advice for Cefurica Injection

  • Your doctor has prescribed Cefurica 1.5 gm Injection 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 Cefurica 1.5 gm Injection 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, Cefurica 1.5 gm Injection can interact with your medications and increase your bleeding tendencies.
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Cefurica Injection related warnings
Special precautions for Cefurica Injection
Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Cefurica 1.5 gm 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.
Lactation
SAFE
Cefurica 1.5 gm 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 Cefurica 1.5 gm Injection, since it may have possible effects such as rash and diarrhea.
Driving
Not relevant, as Cefurica 1.5 gm Injection is intended for use in hospitalised patients.
Kidney
There is limited information available on the use of Cefurica 1.5 gm Injection in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
There is limited information available on the use of Cefurica 1.5 gm Injection in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Cefurica Injection?uses

If you miss a dose of Cefurica 1.5 gm Injection, 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 Cefurica Injection

Frequently asked questions about Cefuroxime

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

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