Cefactin 500mg Cefuroxime Tablet Description:
Cefactin 500mg Tablet 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.
Cefactin 500mg Tablet 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.
Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Cefactin 500mg Tablet is to be taken with food.Avoid Cefactin 500mg Tablet with dietary sodium.
Is Cefactin an antibiotic?
Yes, Cefactin is an antibiotic. It is a second-generation cephalosporin antibiotic used to treat various infections.
Is Cefactin a form of penicillin drug?
Cefactin belongs to the cephalosporin antibiotics and is not a penicillin drug. However, its chemical structure and action is similar to penicillin.
Is Cefactin safe?
Cefactin is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor
Is Cefactin a steroid?
Cefactin is not a steroid molecule. It is an antibiotic which belongs to the group of cephalosporins.
Is Cefactin safe in G6PD deficiency?
Cefactin is not known to cause hemolysis in glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase (G6PD) deficient individuals. However, ask your doctor before taking Cefactin if you are G6PD deficient.