Shreya Life Sciences Pvt Ltd

Composition for Desatax Products

Desatax Products are primarily used for

Bacterial infections

About Desatax Products

Uses of Desatax Products

Cefotaxime is used in the treatment of bacterial infections.

Desatax Products side effects


Side Effects of Desatax are Injection site reactions (pain, swelling, redness), Hypersensitivity, Gastrointestinal disorder.


Side Effects of Desatax are Convulsion, Urticaria, Erythema multiforme, Stevens-Johnson syndrome, Toxic epidermal necrolysis, Nausea, Vomiting, Hemolytic anemia, Agranulocytosis (deficiency of granulocytes in the blood), Pseudomembranous colitis, Interstitial nephritis, Red spots or bumps, Dizziness.

How Desatax Products work

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

Patient Concerns about Desatax Products

Frequently asked questions about Desatax Products

Frequently asked questions about Cefotaxime

Q. Is Desatax 1gm Injection the same as penicillin?
No, Desatax 1gm Injection is not the same as penicillin. Desatax 1gm Injection belongs to the third generation class of cephalosporins. Desatax 1gm Injection is active against numerous gram-positive and gram-negative bacteria, including several with resistance to other antibiotics such as penicillin.
Q. What kind of infections does Desatax 1gm Injection treat?
Desatax 1gm Injection is an antibiotic used to treat conditions such as lower respiratory tract infections (related to the lungs, windpipe and airways), skin and skin structure infections, urinary tract infections, pelvic inflammatory disease, bacterial septicemia, bone and joint infections, and meningitis (brain related).
Q. Is Desatax 1gm Injection effective?
Desatax 1gm Injection is effective if used in the dose and duration advised by your doctor. Do not stop taking it even if you see improvement in your condition. If you stop using Desatax 1gm Injection too early, the symptoms may return or worsen.
Q. How is Desatax 1gm Injection administered?
Desatax 1gm Injection is administered under the supervision of a trained healthcare professional or a doctor and should not be self-administered. The dose will depend on the condition you are being treated for and will be decided by your doctor. Follow your doctor’s instructions carefully to get maximum benefit from Desatax 1gm Injection.
Q. What if I do not get better after using Desatax 1gm Injection?
Inform your doctor if you do not feel better even after finishing the full course of treatment. You must also inform your doctor if the symptoms get worse while using this medicine.
Q. Can the use of Desatax 1gm Injection cause diarrhea?
Yes, the use of Desatax 1gm Injection can cause diarrhea. Desatax 1gm Injection is an antibiotic which kills the harmful bacteria. However, it also affects the helpful bacteria in your stomach or intestine and causes diarrhea. If diarrhea persists, talk to your doctor about it.
Q. How long does Desatax 1gm Injection take to work?
Usually, Desatax 1gm Injection starts working soon after you take it. However, it may take some days to kill all the harmful bacteria and relieve your symptoms completely.

Products for Desatax

Desatax 1gm Injection
vial of 5 ml Injection
Shreya Life Sciences Pvt Ltd
Not Available
Desatax 500mg Injection
vial of 5 ml Injection
Shreya Life Sciences Pvt Ltd
Not Available
Desatax 250mg Injection
vial of 1 Injection
Shreya Life Sciences Pvt Ltd
Not Available

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