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Bactum

Manufactured by: Prayas Pharmaceuticals

Contains / Salt: Cefuroxime

Prescription Required

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Bactum Information

Bactum Benefits & Uses

Bactum is used to treat the following -

Bactum 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 Bactum

Cefuroxime

Bactum Side Effects

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

Bactum Related Warnings

Is the use of Bactum safe for pregnant women?

Bactum is safe to take during pregnancy.

Safe

Is the use of Bactum safe during breastfeeding?

Bactum is completely safe for breastfeeding women.

Safe

What is the effect of Bactum on the Kidneys?

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

Mild

What is the effect of Bactum on the Liver?

There are no any side effects of Bactum for [Organ].

Safe

What is the effect of Bactum on the Heart?

There are no any side effects of Bactum for [Organ].

Safe

Severe Interaction of Bactum with Other Drugs

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

Bactum Contraindications

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

Is this Bactum habit forming or addictive?

No, you do not get addicted to Bactum.

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

No, after taking Bactum, you should not drive or operate heavy machinery because you may feel sleepy.

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Is it safe?

Yes, but take Bactum only as per medical advice.

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

No, Bactum is not used to treat mental disorders.

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Bactum Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Bactum

Taking Bactum with food is safe.

Safe

Interaction between Alcohol and Bactum

Information about the interaction of Bactum and alcohol is not available because this topic has not been researched yet.

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Bactum से जुड़े सवाल और जवाब

सवाल 4 months पहले

Does Bactum contain penicillin?

Dr. Saikat Mukherjee MBBS, General Physician

No, Bactum 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 6 months पहले

Is Bactum safe to use?

Dr. Suhas Bhargav MBBS, General Physician

Yes, Bactum is safe to use, if taken in prescribed amount and duration as advised by the doctor. However, certain side effects have been associated with this drug such as diarrhoea, nausea, and vomiting. If you experience any of the above conditions after taking this medicine then do not hesitate to inform your doctor and follow his/her instructions.

सवाल 2 months पहले

Can Bactum cause nausea and vomiting?

Dr. Ramraj Meena MBBS, General Physician

Yes, Bactum 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 Bactum cover MRSA infections?

Dr. Kishan Barnwal MBBS, General Physician

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

सवाल 9 months पहले

What is Bactum?

Dr. Gaurav MBBS, General Physician

Bactum 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.

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सामग्री 10 Tablets(S)

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