KEPHAZON 1GM INJECTION

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Composition FOR KEPHAZON 1gm injection

Cefoperazone(1gm)

food interaction for KEPHAZON injection

alcohol interaction for KEPHAZON injection

pregnancy interaction for KEPHAZON injection

lactation interaction for KEPHAZON injection

food
alcohol
pregnancy
lactation
It is better to take Kephazon 1gm injection empty stomach (1 hour before food or 2 hours after food).
Kephazon 1gm injection may cause symptoms such as flushing, increased heartbeat, nausea, thirst, chest pain and low blood pressure with alcohol (Disulfiram reactions).
UNSAFE
Kephazon 1gm 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.
PROBABLY SAFE
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.

SALT INFORMATION FOR KEPHAZON 1gm injection

Cefoperazone(1gm)

Kephazon injection uses

Kephazon 1gm injection is used in the treatment of bacterial infections.

How kephazon injection works

Kephazon 1gm injection is an antibiotic. It kills the bacteria by attacking their cell wall. Specifically, it prevents the synthesis of a substance in the cell wall called peptidoglycan, which provides the cell wall with the strength required for survival of bacteria in human body.

Common side effects of kephazon injection

Allergic reaction, Nausea, Diarrhoea.

SUBSTITUTES FOR KEPHAZON injection

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  • CEFPAR 1GM INJECTION
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  • CEFPRA 1GM INJECTION
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    Rs. 65.62/injection
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  • CEFOMYCIN 1GM INJECTION
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    Zydus Cadila
    Rs. 244.58/injection
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  • DELTONE 1GM INJECTION
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    Alembic Pharmaceuticals Ltd
    Rs. 62.50/injection
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Expert advice FOR KEPHAZON injection

  • Only use Cefoperazone when prescribed by a registered medical doctor.
  • Always take the full prescription, even if you feel better.
  • Can lead to nausea and diarrhoea frequently.
  • Inform your doctor if you develop a rash or other unexpected symptoms.
  • Inform your doctor if there is the previous history of drug allergy.
  • Avoid taking for a long duration as there is a risk of serious intestinal infection and low blood count.
  • Inform your doctor if you have ever been diagnosed with kidney or liver problems.

Frequently asked questions FOR KEPHAZON 1gm injection

Cefoperazone

Q. What is cefoperazone sulbactam?
Combination of cefoperazone and sulbactam (beta lactamase inhibitor) are used for the treatment of intra-abdominal infections
Q. Is cefoperazone nephrotoxic?
No, cefoperazona is not a nephrotoxic drug when given alone, but when given along with aminoglycosides (gentamicin, tobramycin) or other cephalosporins antibiotics, it may increase nephrotoxicity. Please consult your doctor before taking the drug
Q. Is cefoperazone safe?
Cefoperazone is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor.

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Content on this page was last updated on 08 March, 2017, by Dr. Varun Gupta (MD Pharmacology)