Medicine : Cefotum (1gm)

Name:Cefotum (1gm)
Generic Use:Cefotaxime
Composition:Cefotaxime(1000 Mg)

Generic ( Cefotaxime )

Typical use Of Cefotaxime :Respiratory, Urinary, Bone, Soft Tissue Infections. Gonorrhoea. Meningitis.
Mechanism of action of Cefotaxime :The Bactericidal Activity Of Cefotaxime Results From The Inhibition Of Cell Wall Synthesis Via Affinity For Penicillin-binding Proteins (PBPs). Cefotaxime Shows High Affinity For Penicillin-binding Proteins In The Cell Wall Including PBP Ib And PBP III.
Drug Interaction of Cefotaxime :Cefotaxime Is Known To Interact With Other Drugs Like Azlocillin (Na), Fosfomycin, Gentamicin, Mezlocillin, Probenecid, Tobramycin. These Interactions Are Sometimes Beneficial And Sometimes May Pose Threats To Life. Always Consult Your Physician For The Change Of Dose Regimen Or An Alternative Drug Of Choice That May Strictly Be Required.
Side effects of Cefotaxime :Thrombocytopenia, Eosinophilia, CNS Toxicity, Leukopenia, Encephalopathy, Vertigo, Nausea, Vomiting, Diarrhea, Fever, Rashes, Pruritus, Hallucination.


How Cefotaxime will impact on Pregnancy ?

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How Cefotaxime will impact during lactation(breastfeeding) ?

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Medicine & Alcohol use and effect of Cefotaxime

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