Q. Can the use of Osomox 500mg Injection cause failure of contraceptive pills?
Yes, the use of Osomox 500mg Injection can lower the efficacy of birth control pills. Ask your doctor about using some other methods of contraception (such as a condom, diaphragm, spermicide) while you are taking Osomox 500mg Injection.
Q. Can Osomox 500mg Injection cause allergic reaction?
Although it is rare but yes, Osomox 500mg Injection can cause allergic reaction and is harmful in patients with known allergy to penicillins. Get emergency medical help if you have any of the signs of an allergic reaction: hives; difficulty breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat.
Q. How long does Osomox 500mg Injection takes to work?
Usually, Osomox 500mg Injection starts working soon after taking it. However, it may take around 2-3 days to make you feel better while taking Osomox 500mg Injection.
Q. What should I tell my doctor before starting treatment with Osomox 500mg Injection?
Before taking Osomox 500mg Injection, you should tell your doctor if you have ever had an allergic reaction to Osomox 500mg Injection or any similar medicine. Inform your doctor if you have any other health problems, like kidney or liver-related issues. This is because certain medical conditions may affect your treatment and you may even need dose modifications. Let your doctor know about all the other medicines you are taking because they may affect, or be affected by, this medicine. Pregnant or breastfeeding mothers should also seek their doctor’s advice before taking Osomox 500mg Injection.
Q. How is Osomox 500mg Injection given?
Osomox 500mg Injection is given intramuscularly or intravenously. It must only be given by a doctor or nurse. Your doctor will decide what dose and how long you will receive it. This depends on your infection and other factors, such as your weight.
Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 29th Jul 2020. The medicine details are for information purpose only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicine.