Information about Cefpirome

    Cefpirome uses

    Cefpirome is used in the treatment of bacterial infections.

    How cefpirome works

    Cefpirome 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 required strength to the bacterial cell wall for the survival of the bacteria in the human body.

    Common side effects of cefpirome

    Rash, Vomiting, Fever, Headache, Nausea, Itching, Diarrhoea

    Available Medicine for Cefpirome

    • ₹399
      United Biotech Pvt Ltd
      1 variant(s)
    • ₹460
      Aristo Pharmaceuticals Pvt Ltd
      1 variant(s)
    • ₹519
      Zyphar's Pharmaceuticals Pvt Ltd
      1 variant(s)
    • ₹350
      Cipla Ltd
      1 variant(s)
    • ₹395
      Venus Remedies Ltd
      1 variant(s)
    • ₹101 to ₹349
      Alkem Laboratories Ltd
      3 variant(s)
    • ₹349
      Veritaz Healthcare Ltd
      1 variant(s)
    • ₹410
      Vhb Life Sciences Inc
      1 variant(s)
    • ₹350
      Cipla Ltd
      1 variant(s)
    • ₹243
      Biochem Pharmaceutical Industries
      1 variant(s)

    Expert advice for Cefpirome

    • 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 Cefpirome 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.

    Content on this page was last updated on 29 September, 2017, by Dr. Varun Gupta (MD Pharmacology)