Content Details
Written By
BDS
Reviewed By
MD (Pharmacology), MBBS
Last updated on:
27 Aug 2019 | 12:46 PM (IST)
Want to know more?
Read Our Editorial Policy
Have issue with the content?
Report Problem

Sevepime Forte 2000mg/250mg Powder for Injection


Overview

Introduction

Sevepime Forte 2000mg/250mg Powder for Injection is a combination of two antibiotics. It is prescribed to treat various types of bacterial infections. It treats infection and prevents further infections by killing the microorganisms.

Sevepime Forte 2000mg/250mg Powder for 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 Sevepime Forte 2000mg/250mg Powder for Injection are nausea, diarrhea, rashes, 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 Sevepime Forte Powder for Injection

Sevepime Forte Powder for Injection side effects

Common
  • Diarrhea
  • Injection site reaction
  • Injection site pain
  • Injection site inflammation
  • Allergic reaction
  • Rash

How to use Sevepime Forte Powder for Injection

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

How Sevepime Forte Powder for Injection works

Sevepime Forte 2000mg/250mg Powder for Injection is a combination of two medicines: Cefepime and Tazobactum. Cefepime is an antibiotic. It works by preventing the formation of the bacterial protective covering which is essential for the survival of bacteria in the human body. Tazobactum is a beta-lactamase inhibitor which blocks the action of enzymes produced by bacteria to inactivate cefepime. Addition of Tazobactum reduces resistance and enhances the activity of Cefepime against bacteria.

Sevepime Forte Powder for Injection related warnings

Alcohol
SAFE
Consuming alcohol with Sevepime Forte 2000mg/250mg Powder for Injection does not cause any harmful side effects.
Pregnancy
SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
Sevepime Forte 2000mg/250mg Powder for 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
SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
Sevepime Forte 2000mg/250mg Powder for Injection is safe to use during breastfeeding. Human studies suggest that the drug does not pass into the breastmilk in a significant amount and is not harmful to the baby.
Driving
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
It is not known whether Sevepime Forte 2000mg/250mg Powder for Injection alters the ability to drive. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react.
Kidney
CAUTION
Sevepime Forte 2000mg/250mg Powder for Injection should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Sevepime Forte 2000mg/250mg Powder for Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
Sevepime Forte 2000mg/250mg Powder for Injection is probably safe to use in patients with liver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Sevepime Forte 2000mg/250mg Powder for Injection may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.

Alternate Brands

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.
Sevepime Forte 2000mg/250mg Powder for Injection
₹20.17/ml of Powder for Injection
save 97%
Specipime 2.250gm Injection
Fusion Healthcare Pvt Ltd
₹629/Powder for Injection
save 15%
₹850/Powder for Injection
14% costlier

Expert Advice

  • You have been prescribed this combination medicine to treat bacterial infections, even if they have developed resistance.
  • Finish the full course of treatment even if you feel better. Stopping it early may make the infection to come back and harder to treat.
  • Talk to your doctor if you notice bloody stools or develop abdominal cramps.
  • 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 Sevepime Forte

arrow
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.
Tab for stopping loose motions
Dr. Khoobsurat Najma
Ask A Chemist
loose motions can be due to many reasons like viral or bacterial infections. parasitic infections, IBS., change of diet. you should consult a gastroenterologist
arrow
Do you have any questions related to Sevepime Forte 2000mg/250mg Powder for Injection?

FAQs

Q. How long does Sevepime Forte takes to work?

Usually, Sevepime Forte 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 Sevepime Forte?

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.

Q. Can I stop taking Sevepime Forte when I feel better?

No, do not stop taking Sevepime Forte and complete the full course of treatment even if you feel better. Your symptoms may improve before the infection is completely cured.

Related Products

Disclaimer: 1mg's sole intention is to ensure that its consumers get information that is expert-reviewed, accurate and trustworthy. However, the information contained herein should NOT be used as a substitute for the advice of a qualified physician. The information provided here is for informational purposes only. This may not cover all possible side effects, drug interactions or warnings or alerts. Please consult your doctor and discuss all your queries related to any disease or medicine. We intend to support, not replace, the doctor-patient relationship.
References
  1. Zuventus Healthcare. Cefepime+Tazobactum. [Accessed 09 Apr. 2019] (online) Available from:External Link
  2. Ciplamed. Cefepime+Tazobactum. [Accessed 09 Apr. 2019] (online) Available from:External Link
  3. Cefepime. Deerfield, Ilinois: Baxter Healthcare Corporation; 1996. [Accessed 10 Apr. 2019] (online) Available from:External Link
  4. PubChem. Tazobactum. [Accessed 09 Apr. 2019] (online) Available from:External Link
Manufacturer/Marketer Address
118-120, Mastermind 4,Near Hotel Royal Palms,Aarey Colony,Goregaon(E) Mumbai- 400 065
A licensed pharmacy from your nearest location will deliver Sevepime Forte 2000mg/250mg Powder for Injection. Once the pharmacy accepts your order, the details of the pharmacy will be shared with you. Acceptance of your order is based on the validity of your prescription and the availability of this medicine.
744
MRP902  17% OFF
1 Powder for Injection in 1 vial
ADD TO CART

INDIA’S LARGEST HEALTHCARE PLATFORM

150M+
Visitors
25M+
Orders Delivered
1000+
Cities
Get the link to download App
+91
Reliable

All products displayed on 1mg are procured from verified and licensed pharmacies. All labs listed on the platform are accredited

Secure

1mg uses Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) 128-bit encryption and is Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) compliant

Affordable

Enjoy 20% off on allopathy medicines, up to 50% off on health products, up to 80% off on lab tests and free doctor consultations

India's only LegitScript and ISO/IEC 27001 certified online healthcare platform
Know More About 1mg
Access medical and health information

1mg provides you with medical information which is curated, written and verified by experts, accurate and trustworthy. Our experts create high-quality content about medicines, diseases, lab investigations, Over-The-Counter (OTC) health products, Ayurvedic herbs/ingredients, and alternative remedies.

Order medicines online

Get free medicine home delivery in over 1000 cities across India. You can also order Ayurvedic, Homeopathic and other Over-The-Counter (OTC) health products. Your safety is our top priority. All products displayed on 1mg are procured from verified and licensed pharmacies.

Book lab tests

Book any lab tests and preventive health packages from certified labs and get tested from the comfort of your home. Enjoy free home sample collection, view reports online and consult a doctor online for free.

Consult a doctor online

Got a health query? Consult doctors online from the comfort of your home for free. Chat privately with our registered medical specialists to connect directly with verified doctors. Your privacy is guaranteed.