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Magnex Forte 1.5gm Injection


Overview

Uses of Magnex Injection

Magnex Forte 1.5gm Injection is used in the treatment of bacterial infections.

Magnex Injection side effects

Common
  • Diarrhea
  • Altered liver function test
  • Allergic reaction
  • Anemia (low number of red blood cells)

How to use Magnex Injection

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

How Magnex Injection works

Magnex Forte 1.5gm Injection is a combination of two medicines: Cefoperazone and Sulbactam. Cefoperazone is an antibiotic. It works by preventing the formation of the bacterial protective covering which is essential for the survival of bacteria. Sulbactam is a beta-lactamase inhibitor which reduces resistance and enhances the activity of Cefoperazone against bacteria.

Magnex Injection related warnings

Alcohol
CAUTION
Magnex Forte 1.5gm Injection may cause symptoms such as flushing, increased heartbeat, nausea, thirst, chest pain and low blood pressure with alcohol (Disulfiram reactions).
Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Magnex Forte 1.5gm 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
SAFE
Magnex Forte 1.5gm Injection is safe to use during lactation. Human studies have shown that either the drug does not pass into the breastmilk in significant amount or is not expected to cause toxicity to the baby.
Driving
It is not known whether Magnex Forte 1.5gm Injection alters the ability to drive. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react.
Kidney
There is limited information available on the use of Magnex Forte 1.5gm Injection in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
There is limited information available on the use of Magnex Forte 1.5gm Injection in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.

Alternate Brands

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Expert Advice

  • You have been prescribed this combination medicine to treat bacterial infections even if they have developed resistance. 
  • Finish the prescribed course, even if you start to feel better. Stopping it early may make the infection come back and harder to treat.
  • Diarrhea may occur as a side effect. Taking probiotics along with Magnex Forte 1.5gm Injection may help. Talk to your doctor if you notice bloody stools or develop abdominal cramps.
  • Stop taking Magnex Forte 1.5gm Injection and inform your doctor immediately if you develop an itchy rash, swelling of the face, throat or tongue or breathing difficulties while taking it.

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Magnex

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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
I am getting fever at times and when it happens I urinate multiple times. Sometimes I vomit too. I dont get have butning sensation while urinating. No other trouble while doing it. I have got my tests done too. I have visited some doctors too. suggested me Magnex Forte 1 5g twice a day for 5 days. Now the only problem I have is that I am feeling weak and lethargic. Attaching some of my reports & medications below. Any suggestions are welcome. Do guide me on the diet too. Please note that I had tests 3 months back in my sugar level was 85 but this time it was 194 not sure why it had raised so much or is it some error ? I am a patient of hypertension and takes Telma everyday.
Dr. Praveen Pushkar
Sexologist
U r having urine infection now complete the course of antibiotic and then repeat urine routine examination drink lot of water diet as per ur sugar status
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FAQs

Q. What is Magnex?

Magnex is a combination of two medicines: Cefoperazone and Sulbactam. Cefoperazone is an antibiotic which works by preventing the formation of the bacterial protective covering which is essential for the survival of bacteria. Sulbactam is a beta-lactamase inhibitor which reduces resistance and enhances the activity of Cefoperazone against bacteria.

Q. How long does Magnex takes to work?

Usually, Magnex starts working soon after taking it. However, it may take some days to kill all the harmful bacteria and make you feel better.

Q. What if I don't get better after using Magnex?

Inform your doctor if you don't feel better after finishing the full course of treatment. Also, inform him if your symptoms are getting worse while using this medicine.
The medicine details are for information purpose only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicine.
Manufacturer/Marketer Address
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