Cefurim

Cefurim

cefuroxime

Manufacturer:

General Drugs House

Distributor:

General Drugs House
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Cefuroxime
Indications/Uses
Gm +ve & gm -ve bacterial infections eg, resp & urinary tract, bone & joint infections. Gonorrhea.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Adult 750 mg tid. Severe infections May increase to 1.5 g qid. Infant & childn 30-60 mg/kg/day in 3-4 divided doses. By IM or IV.
Contraindications
Hypersensitivity.
Special Precautions
Penicillin-sensitive patients. Impaired renal function.
Adverse Reactions
GI effects, pseudomembranous colitis, hypersensitivity reactions, eosinophilia, neutropenia, hemolytic anemia, superinfections. Phlebitis.
Drug Interactions
Aminoglycosides, potent diuretics & probenecid.
MIMS Class
ATC Classification
J01DC02 - cefuroxime ; Belongs to the class of second-generation cephalosporins. Used in the systemic treatment of infections.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Cefurim powd for inj 750 mg
Packing/Price
1's
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