MEGAZONE 250MG INJECTION

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Composition for MEGAZONE 250MG INJECTION

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Primarily used for

Potentiallyunsafewith
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Alcohol
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Medicine Overview of MEGAZONE INJECTION

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Uses of MEGAZONE INJECTION

Megazone 250mg injection is used in the treatment of bacterial infections.
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Side effects of MEGAZONE INJECTION

Common

Allergic reaction, Nausea, Diarrhoea.

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How to use MEGAZONE INJECTION

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

How MEGAZONE INJECTION works

Megazone 250mg 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.

In Depth Information on MEGAZONE INJECTION

Expert advice for MEGAZONE 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.
Warnings
Special precautions for MEGAZONE 250MG INJECTION
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Alcohol
CAUTION
Megazone 250mg injection may cause symptoms such as flushing
, increased heartbeat, nausea, thirst, chest pain and low blood pressure with alcohol (Disulfiram reactions).
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Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Megazone 250mg 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.
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Lactation
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
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Driving
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
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Kidney
SAFE
There is no interaction between renal impairment and consumi
ng this drug. So dose alteration is not needed.
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Liver
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.

Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Cefoperazone, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for MEGAZONE 250MG INJECTION

Frequently asked questions for 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.