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Akucef

Manufactured by: Akumentis Healthcare Ltd

Contains / Salt: Cefuroxime

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Akucef 500 Mg Tablet

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Akucef Information

Akucef Benefits & Uses

Akucef is used to treat the following -

Akucef Dosage & How to Take

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 Akucef

Cefuroxime

Akucef Side Effects

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

Akucef Related Warnings

Is the use of Akucef safe for pregnant women?

Akucef is safe to take during pregnancy.

Safe

Is the use of Akucef safe during breastfeeding?

Akucef does not cause any harmful effects during breastfeeding.

Safe

What is the effect of Akucef on the Kidneys?

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

Mild

What is the effect of Akucef on the Liver?

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

Safe

What is the effect of Akucef on the Heart?

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

Safe

Severe Interaction of Akucef with Other Drugs

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

Akucef Contraindications

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

Is this Akucef habit forming or addictive?

No, you do not get addicted to Akucef.

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

No, you should do not do anything that requires the brain to be active and alert after taking Akucef.

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Is it safe?

Yes, but take Akucef only as per medical advice.

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

There is no benefit of taking Akucef for mental disorders.

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Akucef Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Akucef

Taking Akucef with food does not cause any problem.

Safe

Interaction between Alcohol and Akucef

No research has been done on this till date. Therefore, it is not known what the effect of taking Akucef with alcohol will be.

Unknown

Akucef से जुड़े सवाल और जवाब

सवाल 3 months पहले

Does Akucef cover anaerobes?

Dr. Suhas Bhargav MBBS, General Physician

Yes, Akucef covers some anaerobes such as Peptococcus niger but most strains of Clostridium difficile and Bacteroides fragilis are generally found to be resistant to Akucef.

सवाल 4 months पहले

Does Akucef contain penicillin?

Dr. Saikat Mukherjee MBBS, General Physician

No, Akucef does not penicillin. It contains cefotaxime which belongs to the class of drugs known as cephalosporins. It is a broad spectrum antibiotic which covers a wide range of bacteria which are generally found to be resistant to penicillin.

सवाल 7 months पहले

Can I discontinue Akucef on my own without doctors advice?

Dr. Chinmaya Bal MBBS, General Physician

Discontinuing Akucef on your own can increase the chances of bacterial resistance and infection relapse. It is recommended that you always consult your doctor if you have decided to discontinue this medicine.

सवाल 2 months पहले

Can Akucef cause nausea and vomiting?

Dr. Ramraj Meena MBBS, General Physician

Yes, Akucef can cause nausea and vomiting, but this occurs rarely. It is a known side effect of this drug. For relief from nausea and vomiting try to take lime water, avoid eating spicy food even if it persists or becomes severe then discuss with your doctor.

सवाल 3 months पहले

Does Akucef cover MRSA infections?

Dr. Kishan Barnwal MBBS, General Physician

No, Akucef does not cover MRSA (methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus) infections. Staphylococci that are resistant to methicillin/oxacillin should be considered resistant to Akucef.

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