Bactilem 1500mg Cefuroxime Injection Description:
Bactilem 1500mg Injection is an antibiotic. It works by preventing the formation of the bacterial protective covering which is essential for the survival of bacteria in the human body.
Bactilem 1500mg Injection is used in the treatment of bacterial infections. It is used for short-term treatment of bacterial infections of urinary tract, skin and soft-tissue, blood, and lungs (pneumonia). It is also used to prevent infections after surgery.
Nausea, Diarrhoea, Allergic reaction.
Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.
Is Bactilem an antibiotic?
Yes, Bactilem is an antibiotic. It is a second-generation cephalosporin antibiotic used to treat various infections.
Is Bactilem a form of penicillin drug?
Bactilem belongs to the cephalosporin antibiotics and is not a penicillin drug. However, its chemical structure and action is similar to penicillin.
Is Bactilem safe?
Bactilem is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor
Is Bactilem a steroid?
Bactilem is not a steroid molecule. It is an antibiotic which belongs to the group of cephalosporins.
Is Bactilem safe in G6PD deficiency?
Bactilem is not known to cause hemolysis in glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase (G6PD) deficient individuals. However, ask your doctor before taking Bactilem if you are G6PD deficient.