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Odicef T 500 mg/62.5 mg Injection


Overview

Introduction

Odicef T 500 mg/62.5 mg Injection is a combination of two antibiotics. It is prescribed to treat various types of bacterial infections. It fights against the infection by killing the microorganisms and prevents further infections.

Odicef T 500 mg/62.5 mg Injection should only be administered under the supervision of a healthcare professional. Do not miss any scheduled appointment for taking this medicine. The course of the medicine should be completed even if you feel better.

Some of the side effects of Odicef T 500 mg/62.5 mg Injection are nausea, diarrhea, stomach pain, etc. You may also feel dizzy, thus it is advised not to drive or operate machinery. To overcome dizziness you should drink plenty of fluid. If any of the side effects get aggravated, contact your doctor immediately. In cases of severe liver or kidney disease, consult your doctor before you start with the treatment.

Uses of Odicef T Injection

Odicef T Injection side effects

Common
  • Diarrhea
  • Increased liver enzymes
  • Allergic reaction
  • Rash

How to use Odicef T Injection

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

How Odicef T Injection works

Odicef T 500 mg/62.5 mg Injection is a combination of two medicines: Ceftriaxone and Tazobactum. Ceftriaxone is an antibiotic. It works by preventing the formation of the bacterial protective covering which is essential for the survival of bacteria. Tazobactum is a beta-lactamase inhibitor which reduces resistance and enhances the activity of Ceftriaxone against bacteria.

Odicef T Injection related warnings

Alcohol
SAFE
Consuming alcohol with Odicef T 500 mg/62.5 mg Injection does not cause any harmful side effects.
Pregnancy
SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
Odicef T 500 mg/62.5 mg Injection is generally considered safe to use during pregnancy. Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effects to the developing baby; however, there are limited human studies.
Lactation
CAUTION
Odicef T 500 mg/62.5 mg Injection should be used with caution during breatfeeding. Breastfeeding should be held until the treatment of the mother is completed and the drug is eliminated from her body.
Driving
UNSAFE
Odicef T 500 mg/62.5 mg Injection may decrease alertness, affect your vision or make you feel sleepy and dizzy. Do not drive if these symptoms occur.
Kidney
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
There is limited information available on the use of Odicef T 500 mg/62.5 mg Injection in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
CAUTION
Odicef T 500 mg/62.5 mg Injection should be used with caution in patients with severe liver disease. Dose adjustment of Odicef T 500 mg/62.5 mg Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Dose adjustment of Odicef T 500 mg/62.5 mg Injection is not recommended in patients with mild to moderate liver disease.

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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 Odicef T 500 mg/62.5 mg Injection may help. Talk to your doctor if you notice bloody stools or develop abdominal cramps.
  • Stop taking Odicef T 500 mg/62.5 mg 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 Odicef T

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My baby is having stomach problem. Frequent loose motion
Dr. Gopal Samdani
Child Specialist
Please consult Dr. will take detail history and will examine your child in detail. may ask you for lab test on blood urine stool etc if necessary. All information will be used to determine exact underlying cause of problem. Depending upon cause will prescribe you treatmentdiarrhea can be caused by: inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) bacterial infections viral infections parasites malnutrition improper food preparation poor hygieneMake sure your child drinks plenty of fluids. Do not feed them foods that seem to trigger diarrhea. Wash your hands often ? especially after each diaper change ? to avoid spreading bacteria in the home.t?s important to follow the doctor?s advice carefully. Avoid giving your child foods or liquids that trigger diarrhea. Stick with bland foods instead (such as potatoes, toast, or bananas) until the diarrhea has subsided.
Kya fever main cefixime 50 mg dry syrup de sakte haiKitna ml dena hota hai
Dr. Amit Modi
Child Specialist
Hello, Cefixime is a third generation cephalosporin, an antibiotic used in specific bacterial infections. For fever you must use antipyretics like paracetamol to decrease the temperature. Antibiotic is only to be started if bacterial infection is suspected. Do visit a pediatrician for clinical examination of your child.
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FAQs

Q. How long does Odicef T takes to work?

Usually, Odicef T 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 Odicef T?

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.

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References
  1. Ciplamed. Ceftriaxone + Tazobactum. [Accessed 10 Apr. 2019] (online) Available from:External Link
  2. MedIndia. Ceftriaxone + Tazobactum. [Accessed 10 Apr. 2019] (online) Available from:External Link
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Galpha Laboratories Limited, 221, Kanakia Zillion, E Wing, Bandra Kurla Complex Annexe, LBS Marg & CST Road Junction, Kurla West, Mumbai-400070
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