Cefuroxime 1500 mg. Injection
Indications: Septicemia , Gonorrhoea,Acute Sinusitis, Surgical Prophylaxis, Community acuired Pneumonia , Skin and Soft Tissue Infections
Price: Rs. 148 per strip 10 x 10 tablets
Bestum-1.5 Injection belongs to the class of antibiotics known as cephalosporin indicated for the treatment of a wide range of bacterial infections. It helps in the treatment of urinary tract infections (UTI), Mild to moderate lower respiratory tract infections (bronchitis), severe lower respiratory tract infections (pneumonia), pyelonephritis (kidney inflammation due to the bacterial infection), uncomplicated gonorrhoea (sexual transmitted infection), Lyme disease (caused due to bite of infected blacklegged tick insect) in adults and children above 12 years of age.
Most of the bacterial infections get treated within one week while some conditions might take a longer time. So, you should try to complete the dose which your doctor has prescribed you for the specific bacterial. During the treatment with Bestum 1.5gm Injection, you may observe some mild and transient nature of common side effects like headache, dizziness, stomach upset, or overgrowth of candida (fungal skin infection), unpleasant taste in the mouth, diaper rashes, and eosinophilia (increased disease fighting cells WBCs). These side effects are usually in the initial phase and then resolve after some time. However, if these side effects persist let your doctor know about this.
You should take Bestum-1.5 Injection only if your doctor has prescribed you.Uses of Bestum-1.5 Injection: Bacterial Infections Medicinal Benefits
Bestum-1.5 Injection treats a wide range of bacterial infections caused due to gram-positive and gram-negative bacteria. It helps in the treatment of respiratory tract infections, ear infections, and bone infections. Besides this, Bestum-1.5 Injection also prevents in spreading the infection after the surgery and in the early treatment of Lyme disease caused by bacteria (Borrelia Burgdorferi) in adults and children over the age of 12 years. Bestum-1.5 Injection has got excellent antibacterial activity against gram-positive and gram-negative bacteria including Staphylococcus aureus, Haemophilus para influenza, Streptococcus pneumonia, S. pyrogens, Haemophilus influenza, Klebsiella pneumonia, Moraxella catarrhalis, and Neisseria gonorrhoeae.Additional Information:
Bestum - 1.5gm Injections fight and stop many types of bacteria to grow within your body. This will help improve your symptoms and heal the underlying infection. It is given as an infusion (intravenous infusion) or as a direct injection into a vein or muscle under the supervision of a medical professional. Your doctor will determine the correct dose for you. Take it regularly at regular intervals according to your doctor’s instructions. Do not skip any doses and finish the full course of treatment even if you feel better. If the drug is stopped, too early, the infection may relapse or worsen.Side Effects of Bestum-1.5 Injection
Bestum-1.5 Injection has some stereotypical complications which include rashes and diarrhea. A few patients who have used this infection may develop temporary redness or pain at the site of injection. These side effects are generally mild; however, you must consult with your doctor if the same bother you or last for more than a few days.
Before the use of it, you should inform your physician in case you are allergic to any antibiotics, and when you have any liver or kidney problems. You must also tell your medical team about other medications you are taking as they may affect, or get affected with this medication. Pregnant and lactating mothers should consult a doctor before use.