Fosfofic 4 gm Powder for Injection

Prescription Required

Overview

Uses of Fosfofic Powder for Injection
Fosfofic 4 gm Powder for Injection is used in the treatment and prevention of bacterial infections of urinary tract.
Fosfofic Powder for Injection side effects
Common
  • Headache
  • Rash
  • Weakness
  • Abdominal pain
  • Pharyngitis
  • Diarrhoea
  • Dyspepsia
  • Inflammation of the nose
How to use Fosfofic Powder for Injection
Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.
How Fosfofic Powder for Injection works
Fosfofic 4 gm Powder for Injection is an antibiotic. It kills bacteria by preventing them from forming the bacterial protective covering which is needed for their survival. It also reduces bacterial attachment to cells lining the bladder.
Fosfofic Powder for Injection related warnings
Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Fosfofic 4 gm 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.
Lactation
Fosfofic 4 gm 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.
Driving
Fosfofic 4 gm Powder for Injection may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Kidney
CAUTION
Fosfofic 4 gm Powder for Injection should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Fosfofic 4 gm Powder for Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Fosfofic 4 gm Powder for Injection is not recommended in patients with severe kidney disease.
Liver
There is limited information available on the use of Fosfofic 4 gm Powder for Injection in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.

Alternate Brands

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.
Fosfofic 4 gm Powder for Injection
Fosfotas 4gm Injection
Intas Pharmaceuticals Ltd
₹2805/Injection
40% costlier
₹3960/ml of Injection
98% costlier
Fonyl 4gm Powder for Injection
Glenmark Pharmaceuticals Ltd
₹3320/Powder for Injection
66% costlier
Fosfocin 4gm Injection
Aristo Pharmaceuticals Pvt Ltd
₹2990/Injection
50% costlier
Fosfona 4gm Injection
Alniche Life Sciences Pvt Ltd
₹3990/Injection
100% costlier

Expert Advice

  • Fosfofic 4 gm Powder for Injection is used to treat and prevent bacterial infections of the urinary tract.
  • Dissolve it in a glass of water and drink immediately, preferably at bedtime, 2 hours after meals (after emptying the bladder).
  • Avoid alcohol and caffeinated drinks, and drink plenty of water while taking Fosfofic 4 gm Powder for Injection.
  • Diarrhea is a common side effect. Inform your doctor if it does not get better or if you see blood in stools.
  • Fosfofic 4 gm Powder for Injection may cause dizziness or sleepiness. Don't drive or do anything requiring concentration until you know how it affects you.
  • Symptoms should get better in 2 to 3 days of the single dose treatment. Inform your doctor if you don't feel better after 2 to 3 days.

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 Fosfofic cover pseudomonas/ klebsiella/ proteus/ group b strep?
Fosfofic works against pseudomonas, klebsiella and proteus but not against group b strep.
Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 6th Sep 2018.
The medicine details are for information purpose only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicine.
Manufacturer/Marketer Address
37,1st Floor, Kamala Bhavan II, Swami Nityanand Road, Andheri (East), Mumbai - 400 069. (INDIA)
One of the following licensed pharmacy from the nearest location with deliver Fosfofic 4gm Powder for Injection. The details of the licensed pharmacy shall be shared once you request the drugs and the respective pharmacy accepts the your request based on valid prescription and availability: WHL, VSL, SCH, SNL, CRN, HBV, HZF, THP, CPK, FIP, LIP, KRR, RUS, STA, SMN, RHL, AAY, TOM, ARD, SGH, SAA, SGA, KHD, SYN, EEC, TAT, NLP, SHD, VSC, PTP, NXG, VTR, BTM, JLI, PRT, DLY, DGN, SAF, GTF, NNP, RDR, 4IT, STO, DAD, MOM, SHG, SDM, RGH, SNH, VMH, FGH, HTS, RTL, MDH, HIP, DRA, MIP, MTD, JHC, BRC, SNG, SLN, TAP, PMA, NVY, SRG, BLE, PPR, AVC, SWP, GLM, NPS, PAP, SGC, VVN, RVA, AVW, ZPR, GBB, RYL, SBL, RVC, PHC, OLT, NFP, KAL, HWS, HLP, MRS, XMX, KIM, FTP, JIV, HSM, NLC, LMS, BJP, ZVP, AFT, ABP, AAR, PRE, UHP, GFL, RSA, ZVO, MPC, PWN, AMR, ANS, MDI, SPD, 1MH, ALC, AVL, 9MM, RTN, SWA, RPA, ATL, UPA, NPH, DLP, NSL, OWI, HCP, PLT, ADE, SMS, AMM, VDH, SOF, 2ML, WDE, AMH, STS, GPT, GGL, BLP, GHR, RAC, WHP, NTL, AAA, KHP, MKT, AVB, AVS, OHM, ENP, VEM, BBN, UMP, MFN, PRN, KMC, AHP, EAN, HMP, WAD, BDN, EVP, RDH, VUR, VAF, MTM, QLF, JVO, GBC, ADT, IAD, AXM, MIL, IPL, AYU, HLT, MAX, NDP, APS, ABL, IMC, AYM, WSI, HGI, TRP, DHP, RHS, DYG, BNC, BKB, INC, TSS, RPC, JBT, DPL, OWN, DHR, SVH, MLC, GPP, PRC, LCC, CTP, NTB, XPR, MJT, GDA, PSF, PNT, MKE, BHM, PRL, TPN, JVN, UVD, ZEL, KIS, BHP, RSS, ESY, RHW, DVH, LAG, NVL, SVS, ANP, CZT, RMR, EMB, RRP, KBC, CNE, CLT, CMC, GBL, BDI, PHN, GHC, BIO, FRS, MNS, GTC, ALY, NWP, KCI, PTI, OWP, NLG, O4O, DYL, BAP, CMD, ATP, GMA, BNT, OMV, MDO, SBA, RWL, KHC, GLD, HTV, SLC, SCP, SJP, BGS, WPL, OIP, BHA, BAL, SHC, AYN, KLC, RPI, SPF, ISI, QTM, KHH, IAH, SSS, NNH, PEN, BSL, BBS, VOP, SBN, BSN, HAT, MBP, SPV, HPC, ASP, LHA, RWP, MGL, PVP, ADF, JSL, EPS, IPP, GEO, SAH, NEW, BLS, HEX, BHS, PNQ, DAO, VRS, LKK, NXT, RKS, NBG, LHP, DFP, USF, OBS, RPP, CHP, EPR, SBC, MDN, GNC, HSP, HPP, HNP, APT, JJE, PSE, MSD, EQN, SSI, BMJ, DPP, YAG, NEO, VJS, MAP, SHN, TNH, USM, KNH, SIO, ANT, AGT, FRM, BJR, MAM, VHP, DZY
MRP
1999
1 Powder for Injection in 1 vial
ADD TO CART
Not returnable Read policy
Best Price ₹1599.2
20% OFF
Use Coupon HEALTH1020 during checkout