Barocef

Baroda Pharma Pvt Ltd

Composition for Barocef Products

Barocef Products are primarily used for

About Barocef Products

Uses of Barocef Products

Cefuroxime is used in the treatment of bacterial infections. It is used for the treatment of bacterial infections of urinary tract, skin and soft tissue, blood, and lungs (pneumonia). It is also used to prevent infections after surgery.

Barocef Products side effects

Common

Side Effects of Barocef are Rash, Vomiting, Allergic reaction, Increased liver enzymes, Nausea, Injection site reaction, Diarrhea.

How Barocef Products work

Cefuroxime is an antibiotic. It kills bacteria by preventing them from forming the bacterial protective covering (cell wall) which is needed for them to survive.

In Depth Information for Barocef Products

Expert advice for Barocef Products

  • Your doctor has prescribed Barocef to cure your infection and improve your symptoms.
  • Do not skip any doses and finish the full course of treatment even if you feel better. Stopping it early may make the infection come back and harder to treat.
  • Take it with food to avoid an upset stomach.
  • Avoid consuming alcohol while taking Barocef as it may cause increased side effects.
  • Diarrhea may occur as a side effect but should stop when your course is complete. Inform your doctor if it does not  stop or if you find blood in your stools.
  • Discontinue Barocef and inform your doctor immediately if you get a rash, itchy skin, swelling of face and mouth, or have difficulty in breathing.

Patient Concerns about Barocef Products

Frequently asked questions about Barocef Products

Frequently asked questions about Cefuroxime

Q. How long does Barocef take to work?
The amount of time Barocef takes to work depends on the type of infection and response of the patient to the medicine. The antibiotic may start working after you take it but for maximum effect it may require some time. Usually, the symptoms of bacterial infections start to decrease in 48 to 72 hours after starting the medication.
Q. Can you drink alcohol on Barocef?
No, alcohol consumption should be avoided while taking Barocef. Although not common but there are chances of severe reaction on taking alcohol with Barocef which could prove harmful for the patient. Consult your physician before you start taking this medication.
Q. How long should you take Barocef?
The duration of therapy with Barocef depends upon the type of infection. It is usually given for 7 days. It ranges from 5 to 10 days and depends on the response of the infection in the patient. Before starting the medication consult a doctor who will prescribe the exact duration of therapy and follow the instructions as given.
Q. Can Barocef be taken on an empty stomach?
No, Barocef should not be taken on an empty stomach like other antibiotics of its class. It should be taken twice daily after a meal. Taking Barocef with food increases the absorption rate of the drug. This further enhances the effectiveness of the medicine to treat the infection.
Q. Can Barocef treat UTI?
Yes, Barocef can be used to treat urinary tract infection (UTI). But, it is prescribed only in cases of uncomplicated UTIs for 7 to 10 days. The medication is to be prescribed by the doctor only, self-medication is not advised. The severity of the UTI decides the kind of therapy needed to treat it.

Products for Barocef

Barocef 500mg Tablet
strip of 4 tablets
Baroda Pharma Pvt Ltd
MRP
158.65
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