Sortum

Sovia Altis

Composition for Sortum Products

Sortum Products are primarily used for

About Sortum Products

Uses of Sortum 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.

Sortum Products side effects

Common

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

How Sortum 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.

Patient Concerns about Sortum Products

Frequently asked questions about Sortum Products

Frequently asked questions about Cefuroxime

Q. How long does Sortum 500mg Tablet take to work?
The amount of time Sortum 500mg Tablet 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 Sortum 500mg Tablet?
No, alcohol consumption should be avoided while taking Sortum 500mg Tablet. Although not common but there are chances of severe reaction on taking alcohol with Sortum 500mg Tablet which could prove harmful for the patient. Consult your physician before you start taking this medication.
Q. How long should you take Sortum 500mg Tablet?
The duration of therapy with Sortum 500mg Tablet 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 Sortum 500mg Tablet be taken on an empty stomach?
No, Sortum 500mg Tablet should not be taken on an empty stomach like other antibiotics of its class. It should be taken twice daily after a meal. Taking Sortum 500mg Tablet with food increases the absorption rate of the drug. This further enhances the effectiveness of the medicine to treat the infection.
Q. Can Sortum 500mg Tablet treat UTI?
Yes, Sortum 500mg Tablet 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 Sortum

Sortum 500mg Tablet
strip of 10 tablets
Sovia Altis
MRP
414
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