MAGNEX FORTE 3GM INJECTION

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Composition FOR MAGNEX

Cefoperazone(2gm),Sulbactam(1gm)

food interaction for MAGNEX

alcohol interaction for MAGNEX

pregnancy interaction for MAGNEX

lactation interaction for MAGNEX

food
alcohol
pregnancy
lactation
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
Magnex forte 3gm injection may cause symptoms such as flushing, increased heartbeat, nausea, thirst, chest pain and low blood pressure with alcohol (Disulfiram reactions).
UNSAFE
Magnex forte 3gm 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 MAGNEX

Cefoperazone(2gm)

Uses

Cefoperazone is used in the treatment of bacterial infections.

How it works

Cefoperazone 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

Allergic reaction, Nausea, Diarrhoea.
Sulbactam(1gm)

Uses

Sulbactam is used in the treatment of bacterial infections.

How it works

Sulbactam blocks the action of the enzymes produced by bacteria to inactivate the antibiotics.

Common side effects

Vomiting, Nausea, Diarrhoea, Abdominal pain, Jaundice, Abnormal liver function tests, Allergic reaction, Hives, Redness of skin, Ankle swelling, Limb swelling, Difficulty in swalloing, Shortness of breath, Facial swelling, Skin swelling, Tongue swelling, Throat swelling, Injection site bruising, Injection site bleeding, Stomach cramp, Wheezing.

COMMON DOSAGE FOR MAGNEX FORTE 3GM INJECTION

Patients taking MAGNEX FORTE 3GM INJECTION

  • 77%
    Twice A Day
  • 19%
    Once A Day
  • 4%
    Thrice A Day

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Expert advice FOR MAGNEX

  • 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 MAGNEX

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.

Sulbactam

Q. Is sulbactam a sulfa (sulfonamide) drug?
Sulbactam does not contain sulfa. It is a semisynthetic beta lactamase Inhibitor
Q. What is sulbactam sodium?
Sulbactam is a beta-lactamase inhibitor used as the sodium salt to increase the antibacterial activity of penicillins
Q. Is sulbactam safe?
Sulbactam is relatively 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 30 May, 2017, by Dr. Varun Gupta (MD Pharmacology)