Home>forcef 1.5 gm injection

Forcef 1.5 gm Injection

Aristo Pharmaceuticals Pvt Ltd

Composition for Forcef 1.5 gm Injection

Prescription Required

Primary uses of Forcef 1.5 gm Injection

MRP
251
1 Injection in 1 vial
ADD TO CART

Medicine Overview of Forcef Injection

Uses of Forcef Injection

Forcef 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.

Forcef Injection side effects

Common

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

How to use Forcef Injection

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

How Forcef Injection works

Forcef 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 Forcef Injection

Expert advice for Forcef Injection

  • Your doctor has prescribed Forcef 1.5 gm Injection to cure your infection and improve your symptoms.
  • Do not skip any doses and finish the full course of treatment even if you feel better. Stopping it early may make the infection to come back and harder to treat.
  • Discontinue Forcef 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.
  • Take it with food to avoid an upset stomach.
  • Avoid consuming alcohol while taking Forcef 1.5 gm Injection as it may cause increased side effects.
video imgplay img
Forcef Injection related warnings
Special precautions for Forcef Injection
Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Forcef 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
Forcef 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 Forcef 1.5 gm Injection, since it may have possible effects such as rash and diarrhea.
Driving
Not relevant, as Forcef 1.5 gm Injection is intended for use in hospitalised patients.
Kidney
There is limited information available on the use of Forcef 1.5 gm Injection in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
There is limited information available on the use of Forcef 1.5 gm Injection in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Forcef Injection?uses

If you miss a dose of Forcef 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 Forcef Injection

Frequently asked questions about Cefuroxime

Q. Is Forcef an antibiotic?
Yes, Forcef is an antibiotic. It is a second-generation cephalosporin antibiotic used to treat various infections.
Q. Is Forcef a form of penicillin drug?
Forcef belongs to the cephalosporin antibiotics and is not a penicillin drug. However, its chemical structure and action is similar to penicillin.
Q. Is Forcef safe?
Forcef is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor
Q. Is Forcef a steroid?
Forcef is not a steroid molecule. It is an antibiotic which belongs to the group of cephalosporins.
Q. Is Forcef safe in G6PD deficiency?
Forcef is not known to cause hemolysis in glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase (G6PD) deficient individuals. However, ask your doctor before taking Forcef if you are G6PD deficient.
Q. Is Forcef useful in the treatment of urinary tract infection (UTI)?
Forcef 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 Forcef be taken with azithromycin?
Forcef 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 Forcef be taken with doxycycline?
Forcef 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 Forcef with pseudoephedrine?
Forcef 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 Forcef be taken with naproxen?
Forcef 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 Forcef with paracetamol (acetaminophen)?
Forcef is not known to have any clinically meaningful interaction with paracetamol. However, interactions can occur. Ask your doctor before taking the drugs together.
Q. Does Forcef expire?
Forcef like any other drug has an expiry data and should not be used after that. Please check the package insert before using the medicine.
Q. Can Forcef help to treat pneumonia?
Forcef 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.
Q. Does Forcef have penicillin in it?
No, Forcef does not have penicillin in it. It is a cephalosporin antibiotic which is similar to penicillin.
Q. Can the use of Forcef cause constipation?
Forcef is not known to cause constipation. It is associated with diarrhea. However, if you experience any such symptom while taking Forcef, consult your doctor.
Q. Does Forcef cover staphylococci?
Yes, Forcef 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.
Q. Can the use of Forcef make you feel tired?
Forcef use is not associated with tiredness. However, if you experience tiredness while taking Forcef, consult your doctor.
Q. Can I take alprazolam with Forcef?
No drug interactions have been reported when Forcef is used with alprazolam. However, interactions can occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Forcef with ibuprofen?
No drug interactions have been reported when Forcef is used with ibuprofen. However, interactions can occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
One of the following vendor pharmacies will deliver Forcef 1.5gm Injection: ABP, WAD, JBT, LHA, DHR, SWP, BTM, THP, SLN, STS, HGI, BBS, SYN, UHP, BAL, AFT, MSD, QLF, SNG, OIP, GTK, HMP, IAD, BHP, NVY, INC, GTC, WPL, GLD, SSA, NDP, MMS, BNT, PVP, JSL, GDA, MAK, JJE, ZVP, NTL, AYN, UVD, VNS, KHH, MLC, SDE, LHP, HCP, ARD, NSL, EAN, MKS, AVB, EQN, OWP, SMS, KMC, BNA, PTP, EPS, SVH, BHM, PLT, ENP, EMB, ALC, RUS, BAP, ANT, SCH, UMP, BDI, RSA, NTB, AMH, BGS, RHL, MKT, TRP, HPP, DGN, RDH, DYL, PPR, AYU, SCP, VHP, MAM, FRM, NEO, DFP, RGH, SJP, BIO, DAO, KHD, JVO, ASP, HLT, 4IT, HAT, IPL, SNH, PTI, ZPR, KHC, DZY, CRN, SAF, GPP, STA, HZF, CMC, AXM, GPT, VTR, SGH, PRL, SDM, DPL, RHW, AYM, SWA, NNH, AGT, AAR, TAT, DPP, GLM, PWN, BHS, RPP, JHC, PRC, ATP, PHN, 1MH, DYG, RKS, RDR, ALY, SVS, AVS, LCC, KAL, FGH, CHP, RPI, BDN, MAX, HBV, ADT, KLC, JIV, GHR, HNP, 9MM, APS, GEO, KIS, CLT, OHM, TOM, GMA, MDH, SHC, NVL, BLE, GNC, HIP, DHP, XMX, OLT, KNH, ANP, LMS, BRC, SWT, HTS, DVH, AVL, BJP, MAP, BLS, JVN, SMN, RAC, SRG, PHC, TNH, VOP, TFP, ATL, RWP, SSI, SGC, IMC, NAS, TSS, DLP, MPC, VDH, CPK, PNT, ESY, VRS, AAY, PMA, VSL, QTM, RSS, BMJ, HPC, WSI, YMI, SBL, BHA, HSP, AMR, ZEL, SPD, GBL, HEX, NNP, PRN, PRT, SHD, MDO, VJS, BLP, EEC, AWS, MBP, WHL, NXG, USF, HSM, BBN, DRA, OBS, BSN, SBA

Substitutes for Forcef Injection

Supacef 1.5gm Powder for Injection
Glaxo SmithKline Pharmaceuticals Ltd
₹31.4/ml of Powder for Injection
save 87%
₹27.32/ml of Injection
save 89%
Stafcure 1.5gm Injection
Macleods Pharmaceuticals Pvt Ltd
₹24.8/ml of Injection
save 90%
Altacef 1.5gm Injection
Glenmark Pharmaceuticals Ltd
₹382/Injection
52% costlier
C Furo 1.5gm Injection
Hetero Drugs Ltd
₹240/Injection
save 4%
Related OTC Products
Electral Powder
MRP18.63% off
18
Enterogermina Oral Suspension
MRP46.199% off
42
Aristozyme Liquid Pineapple
MRP88.655% off
84
Evion 400mg Capsule
MRP24.586% off
23
Econorm 250mg Powder
MRP486% off
45
Unienzyme Tablet
MRP48.47% off
45
Sporlac - DS Tablet
MRP89.59% off
81
Candid 1% Dusting Powder
MRP1157% off
107
Abzorb Anti Fungal Powder
MRP1088% off
99
Tedibar Soap
MRP1307% off
121
Top Physicians
4.4
4.4
Dr. Sunil Sekhri
MBBS, Fellowship
4.1
4.6
Dr. Suman Kirti
MBBS, MD, Fellowship, Fellowship
4.3
cross img