Cefaxone 500mg Injection Description:
Cefaxone 500mg 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.
Cefaxone 500mg 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, ear, bone, blood, abdomen, genital 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 it bactericidal or bacteristatic?
It is a cephalosporin antibiotic. It is bactericidal drug
Is ceftriaxone compatible with potassium or potassium chloride?
Yes, ceftriaxone is compatible with potassium or potassium chloride when taken together
What organisms does Cefaxone cover?
Cefaxone is active against pseudomonas, staphylococcus, and klebsiella bacteria. It has no activity against chlamydia, methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (mrsa), and mycoplasma.
Is ceftriaxone a form of penicillin drug?
No, ceftriaxone is not a penicillin drug
Is Cefaxone safe in liver disease?
Yes, Cefaxone is safe in liver disease. Please consult your doctor for your medical condition before taking the drug
Is Cefaxone the same as cephalexin
No, all are different cephalosporin antibiotics. Monocef-o, Monocef 200, or Monocef tablet contain cefpodoxmine, and Cefakind, or Cefakind 250 contain cefuroxime