Medicine Overview of Fosfofic Powder for Injection
Side Effects of Fosfofic are Headache, Rash, Weakness, Abdominal pain, Pharyngitis, Diarrhoea, Dyspepsia, Inflammation of the nose.
Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.
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.
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 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.
- 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 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.
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.
Fosfofic 4 gm Powder for Injection may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
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.
There is limited information available on the use of Fosfofic 4 gm 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
Q. Does Fosfofic cover pseudomonas/ klebsiella/ proteus/ group b strep?
Fosfofic works against pseudomonas, klebsiella and proteus but not against group b strep.
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