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Zocef

Manufactured by: Alkem Laboratories Ltd

Contains / Salt: Cefuroxime

Prescription Required

12 people have bought this recently

Zocef

Manufactured by: Alkem Laboratories Ltd

Contains / Salt: Cefuroxime

Prescription Required

12 people have bought this recently

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Zocef Information

Zocef Benefits & Uses

Zocef is used to treat the following -

Zocef 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 Zocef

Cefuroxime

Zocef Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Zocef 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

Zocef Related Warnings

Is the use of Zocef safe for pregnant women?

Pregnant women can take Zocef without worrying about any side effects.

Safe

Is the use of Zocef safe during breastfeeding?

Zocef is completely safe for breastfeeding women.

Safe

What is the effect of Zocef on the Kidneys?

Very few cases of side effects of Zocef on [Organ] have been reported.

Mild

What is the effect of Zocef on the Liver?

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

Safe

What is the effect of Zocef on the Heart?

Zocef is not harmful for [Organ].

Safe

Severe Interaction of Zocef with Other Drugs

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

Zocef Contraindications

If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Zocef 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 Zocef

Is this Zocef habit forming or addictive?

No, Zocef is not habit forming.

No

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

After taking Zocef you may feel sleepy. So it is not safe to undertake these activities.

Dangerous

Is it safe?

" Yes, Zocef it is safe but take it after seeking your doctor's advice."

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

There is no benefit of taking Zocef for mental disorders.

No

Zocef Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Zocef

Taking Zocef with food does not cause any problem.

Safe

Interaction between Alcohol and Zocef

Due to lack of research, nothing can be said about side effects of consuming alcohol while taking Zocef.

Unknown

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Question almost 2 years ago

What is Zocef?

Dr. Gaurav MBBS, General Physician

Zocef is a brand name of cefuroxime and it comes in multiple dosage forms such as tablet, capsule, injection, and syrup. It is a prescription drug that belongs to the class of drugs called cephalosporins. It is a broad spectrum antibiotic which is used in the treatment and prevention of various bacterial infections. It is mainly used in the treatment of pharyngitis/tonsillitis which is an infection of the throat and tonsils, urinary tract infections which are an infection of the urinary system, and otitis media which is an infection of the middle ear. It is also used in the treatment of gonorrhea which is a sexually transmitted disease and skin infections.

Question 2 months ago

Can I take Zocef with aspirin?

Dr. Surender Kumar MBBS, General Physician

Yes, Zocef can be taken with aspirin. No harmful drug interaction has been reported between them. It is safe to take Zocef along with aspirin if it does not exceed recommended doses. However, if you feel any discomfort after taking this drug do not hesitate to inform your doctor.

Question almost 2 years ago

How to take Zocef?

Dr. Suhas Bhargav MBBS, General Physician

The dosage of Zocef may vary from case to case as it depends on the type of infection and severity of an infection. You are recommended to take this drug as per your doctor's instructions. It should be taken with food because food promotes its absorption from the stomach. Precautions must be taken in patients with a history of penicillin allergy, colitis, and impaired kidney function.

Question 4 months ago

Can I take Zocef with ibuprofen?

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Yes, Zocef can be taken with ibuprofen. No harmful drug interaction has been reported between them. However, if you feel any discomfort after taking this drug do not hesitate to inform your doctor.

Question 5 months ago

Is Zocef an antiboitic?

Dr. Vipin Khadse MBBS, General Physician

Yes, Zocef 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.

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