Medicine Overview of Pacicef Injection
Uses of Pacicef Injection
Pacicef 1000mg Injection is used in the treatment of bacterial infections.
Side effects of Pacicef Injection
Nausea, Diarrhoea, Allergic reaction.
How to use Pacicef Injection
Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.
How Pacicef Injection works
Pacicef 1000mg 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 Pacicef Injection
Expert advice for Pacicef Injection
- Always take the complete course of treatment, as advised by your doctor even if you feel better.
- Never take an antibiotic for a viral infection like a cold or the flu.
- Can lead to nausea and diarrhoea frequently. If this becomes severe or persistent or you notice that your stool contains blood or mucus you should stop taking Pacicef immediately and consult your doctor.
- Inform your doctor if you develop a rash or other unexpected symptoms.
- Inform your doctor if there is the previous history of drug allergy.
- Inform your doctor if you have ever been diagnosed with kidney or liver problems.
Special precautions for Pacicef 1000mg Injection
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pacicef 1000mg Injection is safe to use during pregnancy.+more
Adequate and well-controlled human studies have shown low or no risk....
Adequate and well-controlled human studies have shown low or no risk.
Pacicef 1000mg Injection should be used with caution during+more
lactation. Breast feeding should be held until the treatment of the mother is completed and the drug is eliminated from her body....
Pacicef 1000mg Injection may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, ti+more
red, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive....
Pacicef 1000mg Injection is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Pacicef 1000mg Injection is recommended.+more
However, talk to your doctor if you have any underlying kidney disease....
However, talk to your doctor if you have any underlying kidney disease.
Pacicef 1000mg Injection should be used with caution in patients with severe liver disease. Dose adjustment of Pacicef 1000mg Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor.+more
Dose adjustment of Pacicef 1000mg Injection is not recommended in patients with mild to moderate liver disease....
Dose adjustment of Pacicef 1000mg Injection is not recommended in patients with mild to moderate liver disease.
If you miss a dose of Ceftriaxone, 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.
Frequently asked questions for Pacicef 1000mg Injection
Frequently asked questions for Ceftriaxone
Q. Is it bactericidal or bacteristatic?
It is a cephalosporin antibiotic. It is bactericidal drug
Q. Is ceftriaxone compatible with potassium or potassium chloride?
Yes, ceftriaxone is compatible with potassium or potassium chloride when taken together
Pacicef is active against pseudomonas, staphylococcus, and klebsiella bacteria. It has no activity against chlamydia, methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (mrsa), and mycoplasma.
Q. Is ceftriaxone a form of penicillin drug?
No, ceftriaxone is not a penicillin drug
Yes, Pacicef is safe in liver disease. Please consult your doctor for your medical condition before taking the drug
Q. Is Pacicef the same as cephalexin, Monocef-o, Monocef 200, Monocef tablet, Cefakind, or Cefakind 250?
No, all are different cephalosporin antibiotics. Monocef-o, Monocef 200, or Monocef tablet contain cefpodoxmine, and Cefakind, or Cefakind 250 contain cefuroxime
Substitutes for Pacicef Injection
Cefaxone 1000mg Injection
₹6.5/ml of Injection
Xone 1000mg Injection
Alkem Laboratories Ltd
₹10.07/ml of Injection
Monocef 1000mg Injection
Aristo Pharmaceuticals Pvt Ltd
₹10.47/ml of Injection
Eldocef 1000mg Injection
Elder Pharmaceuticals Ltd
₹23.75/ml of Injection
Ritecef 1000mg Injection
Micro Labs Ltd
₹32.13/ml of Injection