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Cefactin Information

Cefactin Benefits & Uses

Cefactin is used to treat the following -

Cefactin Dosage & How to Take

Cefuroxime एक सेफालोस्पोरिन (Cephalosporin) एंटीबायोटिक है। यह बैक्टीरिया की सेल वाल को हानि पहुँचाता है। यह पेप्टिडोग्लाइकेन (Peptidoglycan) के संश्लेषण को रोकता है जो बैक्टीरिया के लिए मानव शरीर में रहने के लिए आवश्यक होता है। 

This is the usual dosage recommended in most common treatment cases. Please remember that every patient and their case is different, so the dosage can be different based on the disease, route of administration, patient's age and medical history.

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Ingredients of Cefactin


Cefactin Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Cefactin is used -

  1. Nausea or vomiting
  2. Diarrhoea
  3. Allergic reaction
  4. Bleeding
  5. Cramps
  6. Infection
  7. Abdominal Pain
  8. Headache
  9. Rash
  10. Fever
  11. Urticaria
  12. Cough
  13. Chills

Cefactin Related Warnings

Is the use of Cefactin safe for pregnant women?

There is no side effect of Cefactin for pregnant women.


Is the use of Cefactin safe during breastfeeding?

Cefactin is completely safe for breastfeeding women.


What is the effect of Cefactin on the Kidneys?

Cefactin may have mild side effects on the [Organ]. Most people will never see any effect on the [Organ].


What is the effect of Cefactin on the Liver?

Using Cefactin does not have any harmful effects on [Organ].


What is the effect of Cefactin on the Heart?

You can take Cefactin without any fear of damage to [Organ].


Severe Interaction of Cefactin with Other Drugs

Cefactin should not be taken with following medicines due to severe side effects it may cause to patients -

Cefactin Contraindications

If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Cefactin unless your doctor advises you to do so -

  1. Kidney Disease
  2. Ulcerative Colitis
  3. Gastritis
  4. Diabetes
  5. Sexually transmitted diseases

Frequently asked Questions about Cefactin

Is this Cefactin habit forming or addictive?

No, Cefactin is not habit forming.


Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?

No, you should do not do anything that requires the brain to be active and alert after taking Cefactin.


Is it safe?

Yes, but it is important to consult a doctor before taking Cefactin.

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

Cefactin is unable to treat or cure mental disorders.


Cefactin Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Cefactin

Taking Cefactin with food does not cause any problem.


Interaction between Alcohol and Cefactin

It is difficult to say anything about the effect of Cefactin and alcohol. No research has been done on this.


Cefactin से जुड़े सवाल और जवाब

Question about 1 year ago

Does Cefactin cause weight loss?

Dr. Chinmaya Bal MBBS, General Physician

No, Cefactin does not cause weight loss, weight loss has rarely been associated with this drug. However, if you are experiencing unusual weight loss and you are in doubt that Cefactin is causing weight loss then discuss with your doctor instantly. 

Question over 1 year ago

Does Cefactin cover anaerobes?

Dr. Suhas Bhargav MBBS, General Physician

Yes, Cefactin covers some anaerobes such as Peptococcus niger but most strains of Clostridium difficile and Bacteroides fragilis are generally found to be resistant to Cefactin.

Question over 1 year ago

Can Cefactin cause diarrhoea?


Yes, Cefactin has been reported to cause diarrhea and it is the most common side effect of this medicine. Drink plenty of fluids and do not eat spicy food while you are taking this medicine to minimize diarrhea. If you are experiencing severe diarrhea after taking this drug, consult your doctor immediately without any further delay.

Question 5 months ago

Is Cefactin an antiboitic?

Dr. Vipin Khadse MBBS, General Physician

Yes, Cefactin is an antibiotic. It contains cefotaxime which is a broad spectrum antibiotic that belongs to the class of drugs known as cephalosporins. It is a prescription drug which is used for the prevention and treatment of various bacterial infections.

Question 10 months ago

Can Cefactin treat UTI?

Dr. Bharat MBBS, General Physician

Yes, Cefactin can treat uncomplicated urinary tract infections which is an infection of the urinary system caused by bacteria Escherichia coli or Klebsiella pneumoniae. It works by preventing the cell wall synthesis in bacteria by binding to specific proteins (penicillin-binding proteins). The cell wall protects the bacteria from the environment, in the absence of this cell wall, the bacteria becomes vulnerable and dies.


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