Fosfocin 4 gm Injection


Overview

Uses of Fosfocin Injection

Fosfocin 4 gm Injection is used in the treatment of bacterial infections. It is used to treat various bacterial infections in adults, children and newborns. These include osteomyelitis, complicated UTIs, hospital-acquired lower respiratory infections and bacterial meningitis.

Fosfocin Injection side effects

Common
  • Injection site reactions (pain, swelling, redness)
  • Vaginal inflammation
  • Stomach pain

How to use Fosfocin Injection

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

How Fosfocin Injection works

Fosfocin 4 gm Injection is an antibiotic. It kills bacteria by preventing them from forming the bacterial protective covering which is needed for their survival.

Fosfocin Injection related warnings

Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Fosfocin 4 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
Fosfocin 4 gm Injection is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
Fosfocin 4 gm Injection may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Kidney
CAUTION
Fosfocin 4 gm Injection should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Fosfocin 4 gm Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Fosfocin 4 gm Injection is not recommended in patients with severe kidney disease.
Liver
There is limited information available on the use of Fosfocin 4 gm Injection in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.

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Expert Advice

  • Fosfocin 4 gm Injection is used for the treatment of bacterial infections when use of other common medicines is considered inappropriate.
  • Diarrhea is a common side effect. Inform your doctor if it does not get better or if you see blood in stools.
  • It is given as an injection into a vein by your doctor or nurse.
  • Fosfocin 4 gm Injection may cause dizziness or sleepiness. Don't drive or do anything requiring concentration until you know how it affects you.
  • Your doctor may regularly monitor the level of electrolytes in your blood. A low-sodium diet is recommended during treatment.

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Fosfocin

Can I take fixime 200 antibiotic for cold and dry cough.
Dr. Waseem Mirza
Sexologist
u shouldn't take antibiotics without prescription, for simple cold n cough take syp corex-Dx 1 tsf tid, for cold DO STEAM INHALAION TWICE DAILY, WARM SALINE GARGLES, AVOID EXPOSURE TO COLD,TAKE REST tab levocet 1 tab bd for 5 days, take healthy diet to boost ur immunity comprising of proteins, vitamins particularly vit C, take plenty of fluids if not better in 3 days consult physician hope this helps, antibiotics are reserved only for bacterial infections , most cold like illnesses are viral so no need of antibiotics
Hello sir/ ma'am My child PATIENT from stomach infection and doctor suggested zifi-100 redimix. How it is work and any side effect of that zifi-100 redimix? What kind of taking care of my child and PATIENT 7 month old.?????
Dr. Gopal Samdani
Child Specialist
Cefixime is used to treat a wide variety of bacterial infections. This medication is known as a cephalosporin antibiotic. It works by stopping the growth of bacteria.Remember that your doctor has prescribed this medication because he or she has judged that the benefit to you is greater than the risk of side effects. Many people using this medication do not have serious side effects.More common: Diarrhea loose or frequent stools Less common: Abdominal or stomach pain agitation black, tarry stools bleeding gums blistering, peeling, or loosening of the skin blood in the urine or stools and many more rare side effects
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FAQs

Q. Is Fosfomycin a macrolide/sulfa drug/penicillin?

Fosfomycin is not macrolide/sulfa drug/penicillin. It is phosphonic acid derivative antibiotic

Q. Can you take Fosfomycin with penicillin allergy/ does fosfomycin contain penicillin?

Fosfomycon does not contain penicillin and it can be taken with penicillin allergy

Q. Does Fosfocin cover pseudomonas/ klebsiella/ proteus/ group b strep?

Fosfocin works against pseudomonas, klebsiella and proteus but not against group b strep.
Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 12th Apr 2018.
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