Introduction to Cefasyn 250mg Tablet 4s

Cefasyn 250mg Tablet 4s contains Cefuroxime (Cephalosporin Antibiotic) which is used in the treatment of Various Bacterial Infections such as bronchitis (infection of the airway tubes leading to the lungs); Lyme disease (an infection that may develop after a person is bitten by a tick); and gonorrhea (a sexually transmitted disease);

  • Antibiotics such as cefuroxime will not show any effect in case of flu, colds, or other viral infections.
  • Using antibiotics when they are not needed increases your risk of getting an infection later that resists antibiotic treatment.

 

Cefasyn 250mg Tablet 4s
Cefasyn 250mg Tablet 4s
Cefasyn 250mg Tablet 4s
Cefasyn 250mg Tablet 4s
Cefasyn 250mg Tablet 4s
Cefasyn 250mg Tablet 4s

How Cefasyn 250mg Tablet 4s Works?

Cefuroxime is a cephalosporin antibiotic exhibit their activity by retarding the growth of harmful bacteria.

How To Use Cefasyn 250mg Tablet 4s

  • Follow the dose schedule as mentioned by your doctor.
  • It can be taken with or without food but at around the same times every day

Special Precautions About Cefasyn 250mg Tablet 4s

  • Tell your doctor if you are allergic to cefuroxime; other cephalosporin antibiotics or any other medications.
  • If you are taking antacids that contain magnesium or aluminum, take them at least 1 hour before or 2 hours after cefuroxime.
  • Tell your doctor if you have or have ever had gastrointestinal disease, especially colitis (condition that causes swelling in the lining of the colon [large intestine]), or kidney or liver disease.

Benefits Of Cefasyn 250mg Tablet 4s

  • helps in treatment of pneumonia.

Side Effects Of Cefasyn 250mg Tablet 4s

  • nausea
  • vomiting
  • diarrhea
  • difficulty breathing or swallowing
  • wheezing (high pitched sound while Breathing)
  • Swelling of the face and throat
  • Swelling of the eyes and tongue

What If I Missed A Dose Of Cefasyn 250mg Tablet 4s

If you miss a dose, consult your doctor. Do not double up the doses to compensate for missed doses.

FAQS

Cefasyn 250mg Tablet 4s

Q. How long should you take Cefasyn?

The duration of therapy with Cefasyn depends upon the type of infection. It is usually given for 7 days. It ranges from 5 to 10 days and depends on the response of the infection in the patient. Before starting the medication consult a doctor who will prescribe the exact duration of therapy and follow the instructions as given.

Cefasyn 250mg Tablet 4s

Q. Can you drink alcohol on Cefasyn?

No, alcohol consumption should be avoided while taking Cefasyn. Although not common but there are chances of severe reaction on taking alcohol with Cefasyn which could prove harmful for the patient. Consult your physician before you start taking this medication.

Cefasyn 250mg Tablet 4s

Is cefuroxime stronger than amoxicillin?

Conclusions: Our results indicate that cefuroxime axetil twice a day is as effective as amoxicillin/clavulanate three times a day in the treatment of acute bacterial maxillary sinusitis but produces fewer adverse effects.

Cefasyn 250mg Tablet 4s

What kind of bacteria does cefuroxime treat?

Cefuroxime is effective against a wide variety of bacteria, such as Staphylococcus aureus, Streptococcus pneumoniae, Haemophilus influenzae, E. coli, N. gonorrhea, and many others.

Cefasyn 250mg Tablet 4s

Q. How long does Cefasyn take to work?

The amount of time Cefasyn takes to work depends on the type of infection and response of the patient to the medicine. The antibiotic may start working after you take it but for maximum effect it may require some time. Usually, the symptoms of bacterial infections start to decrease in 48 to 72 hours after starting the medication.

Cefasyn 250mg Tablet 4s

Q. Can Cefasyn be taken on an empty stomach?

No, Cefasyn should not be taken on an empty stomach like other antibiotics of its class. It should be taken twice daily after a meal. Taking Cefasyn with food increases the absorption rate of the drug. This further enhances the effectiveness of the medicine to treat the infection.

Cefasyn 250mg Tablet 4s

What is Cefasyn 250 for?

Cefasyn 250 Tablet is an antibiotic medicine used to treat bacterial infections in your body. It is effective in infections of the lungs (e.g. pneumonia), ear, throat, nasal sinus, urinary tract, skin, soft tissues, bones, and joints. It is also used to prevent infections during surgery.

Cefasyn 250mg Tablet 4s

What is Cefuroxime 250mg tablets used for?

Cefuroxime is used to treat certain infections caused by bacteria, such as bronchitis(infection of the airway tubes leading to the lungs); gonorrhea (a sexually transmitted disease); Lyme disease (an infection that may develop after a person is bitten by a tick); and infections of the skin, ears, sinuses, throat, ...

Cefasyn 250mg Tablet 4s

Q. Can Cefasyn treat UTI?

Yes, Cefasyn can be used to treat urinary tract infection (UTI). But, it is prescribed only in cases of uncomplicated UTIs for 7 to 10 days. The medication is to be prescribed by the doctor only, self-medication is not advised. The severity of the UTI decides the kind of therapy needed to treat it.

Cefasyn 250mg Tablet 4s

Is Zocef an antibiotic?

Q: Is Zocef 500mg Tablet an antibiotic? A: Yes, Zocef 500mg Tablet is an antibiotic medicine.

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Safety Advice For Cefasyn 250mg Tablet 4s

check for risk indication explain below.

  • High risk
  • Moderate risk
  • Safe

Liver

Consult your doctor and inform them if you already have some liver conditions.

Kidney

Consult your doctor and inform them if you already have some kidney conditions.

Alcohol

Consult your doctor and inform them about your alcohol habit before taking Cefasyn 250mg Tablet 4s.

Driving

Consult your doctor if you feel any conditions like dizziness.

Pregnancy

It is safe to take During Pregnancy.

Breast feeding

It is safe to take during Breastfeeding.

Liver

Consult your doctor and inform them if you already have some liver conditions.

Kidney

Consult your doctor and inform them if you already have some kidney conditions.

Alcohol

Consult your doctor and inform them about your alcohol habit before taking Cefasyn 250mg Tablet 4s.

Driving

Consult your doctor if you feel any conditions like dizziness.

Pregnancy

It is safe to take During Pregnancy.

Breast feeding

It is safe to take during Breastfeeding.

Health And Lifestyle

Consume nutritious meals, stay hydrated, take enough rest, and avoid smoking and drinking habits.

Drug Interaction

  • Omeprazole
  • Probenacid
  • Mycophenolic Acid

DRUG FOOD INTERACTION

  • Grapefruit juice and dietary supplements containing calcium may reduce efficacy of antibiotics.

Disease Explanation

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Bacterial infections are caused by bacterial growth in our Body. You can get sick from getting harmful bacteria in your skin, Gatro Intestinal tract, lungs, heart, brain, blood or anywhere else in your body.

Update on: Wednesday, 10 July, 2024

Written By:

Written By:

Rakshita Garg

Sources

https://medlineplus.gov/druginfo/meds/a601206.html