Medicine Overview of Fosfofic Powder for Injection
Abdominal pain, Headache, Diarrhoea.
Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.
Fosfofic 4gm Powder for Injection is an antibiotic. It kills bacteria by preventing them from forming their own protective covering which is required for their survival in the human body. It also reduces bacterial attachment to cells lining the bladder.
In Depth Information on Fosfofic Powder for Injection
- Dissolve the content of the sachet in a glass of water and take at bedtime 2 hours after meals (after emptying the bladder).
- Avoid alcohol and caffeinated drinks, and drink plenty of water when taking Fosfofic.
- Diarrhea is a common side effect. Inform your doctor if it does not get better or if you see blood in stools.
- Symptomatic improvement occurs within 2-3 days of the single dose treatment.
Fosfofic Powder for Injection related warnings
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Fosfofic 4gm Powder for 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.
Fosfofic 4gm Powder for Injection is probably safe to use during lactation.
Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
Fosfofic 4gm Powder for Injection may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Fosfofic 4gm Powder for Injection should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Fosfofic 4gm Powder for Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Fosfofic 4gm Powder for Injection is not recommended in patients with severe kidney disease.
There is limited information available on the use of Fosfofic 4gm Powder for Injection in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.
Frequently asked questions about Fosfofic Powder for Injection
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
Fosfofic works against pseudomonas, klebsiella and proteus but not against group b strep.
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