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Altacef

Manufactured by: Glenmark Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Contains / Salt: Cefuroxime

Prescription Required

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Altacef

Manufactured by: Glenmark Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Contains / Salt: Cefuroxime

Prescription Required

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Altacef Information

Altacef Benefits & Uses

Altacef is used to treat the following -

Altacef 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 Altacef

Cefuroxime

Altacef Side Effects

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

Altacef Related Warnings

Is the use of Altacef safe for pregnant women?

There is no side effect of Altacef for pregnant women.

Safe

Is the use of Altacef safe during breastfeeding?

Altacef does not cause any harmful effects during breastfeeding.

Safe

What is the effect of Altacef on the Kidneys?

Side effects of Altacef rarely affect the [Organ].

Mild

What is the effect of Altacef on the Liver?

You can take Altacef without any fear of damage to [Organ].

Safe

What is the effect of Altacef on the Heart?

Altacef is not harmful for [Organ].

Safe

Severe Interaction of Altacef with Other Drugs

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

Altacef Contraindications

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

Is this Altacef habit forming or addictive?

No, there is no any evidence that Altacef is addictive.

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

After taking Altacef, you should not drive or work on any heavy machine. It can be dangerous, as Altacef can make you drowsy.

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Is it safe?

Yes, but take Altacef only on doctor's advice.

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

There is no benefit of taking Altacef for mental disorders.

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Altacef Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Altacef

Taking Altacef with food does not harm your health.

Safe

Interaction between Alcohol and Altacef

Due to lack of research, there is no information about the side effects of taking Altacef with alcohol.

Unknown

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सवाल 7 months पहले

Does Altacef cover anaerobes?

Dr. Suhas Bhargav MBBS, General Physician

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

सवाल about 1 year पहले

What is Altacef?

Dr. Gaurav MBBS, General Physician

Altacef is a brand name of cefuroxime and it comes in multiple dosage forms such as tablet, capsule, injection, and syrup. It is a prescription drug that belongs to the class of drugs called cephalosporins. It is a broad spectrum antibiotic which is used in the treatment and prevention of various bacterial infections. It is mainly used in the treatment of pharyngitis/tonsillitis which is an infection of the throat and tonsils, urinary tract infections which are an infection of the urinary system, and otitis media which is an infection of the middle ear. It is also used in the treatment of gonorrhea which is a sexually transmitted disease and skin infections.

सवाल 2 months पहले

Does Altacef affect birth control?

Dr. Chinmaya Bal MBBS, General Physician

Yes, Altacef might affect hormonal birth control because it can cause decreases in estrogen reabsorption and reduction in the efficacy of combined oral contraceptives (estrogen and progesterone).

सवाल 4 months पहले

Does Altacef cause weight loss?

Dr. Chinmaya Bal MBBS, General Physician

No, Altacef does not cause weight loss, weight loss has rarely been associated with this drug. However, if you are experiencing unusual weight loss and you are in doubt that Altacef is causing weight loss then discuss with your doctor instantly. 

सवाल 7 months पहले

Can Altacef cause nausea and vomiting?

Dr. Ramraj Meena MBBS, General Physician

Yes, Altacef 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.

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