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Monocef Injection

Manufactured by: Aristo Pharmaceuticals Pvt Ltd

Contains / Salt: Ceftriaxone (250 mg)

Prescription Required

1540 people have bought this recently

Monocef Injection

Manufactured by: Aristo Pharmaceuticals Pvt Ltd

Contains / Salt: Ceftriaxone (250 mg)

Prescription Required

1540 people have bought this recently

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Monocef Injection Information

Monocef Injection is a prescription drug, available for use as Injection. It is primarily used for the treatment of Urinary Tract Infection, Gonorrhea, Meningitis. Other than this, Monocef Injection has some other therapeutic uses, which have been discussed ahead.

Medical history of the patient along with age and gender determines the dosage of Monocef Injection. Individual symptoms and route of administration also determines the right dosage. This information has been provided in detail in the dosage section.

Apart from the aforementioned side effects, Monocef Injection can also lead to other problems, which have been listed below. These side effects of Monocef Injection are usually temporary and subside with the completion of treatment. Please speak with your doctor if these side effects worsen or persist for a longer duration.

Furthermore, you should know that effect of Monocef Injection is Safe for pregnant women and Mild for women who are breastfeeding. It is important to know if Monocef Injection has any effect on the kidney, liver and heart. Information on such adverse effects, if any, has been given in the Monocef Injection related warnings section.

Monocef Injection is contraindicated in people with pre-existing medical conditions like Jaundice, Drug Allergy as it can result in adverse effects. Some other conditions that can be affected by Monocef Injection are listed in the contraindications section below.

Drug interactions for Monocef Injection have been reported in the medical literature. See below for a complete list.

In addition to the above precautions for Monocef Injection, it is important to know that it is not safe while driving, and is not habit-forming.

Monocef Injection Benefits & Uses

Monocef Injection is used to treat the following -

Monocef Injection 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 Monocef Injection

Ceftriaxone

Monocef Injection Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Monocef Injection is used -

  1. Nausea or vomiting
  2. Diarrhoea
  3. Injection Site Allergic Reaction
  4. Rash
  5. Headache Mild
  6. Urticaria
  7. Dizziness Mild
  8. Chills
  9. Abdominal Pain Severe
  10. Flatulence Mild
  11. Flushing
  12. Fever Severe
  13. Sore throat
  14. Steven-johnsons syndrome
  15. Erythema

Monocef Injection Related Warnings

Is the use of Monocef Injection safe for pregnant women?

Pregnant women can take Monocef Injection without worrying about any side effects.

Safe

Is the use of Monocef Injection safe during breastfeeding?

Monocef Injection may have very limited harmful effects for breastfeeding women.

Mild

What is the effect of Monocef Injection on the Kidneys?

Monocef Injection may have mild side effects on the kidneys.

Mild

What is the effect of Monocef Injection on the Liver?

Monocef Injection has very mild side effects on the liver.

Mild

What is the effect of Monocef Injection on the Heart?

There are no any side effects of Monocef Injection for the heart.

Safe

Severe Interaction of Monocef Injection with Other Drugs

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

Monocef Injection Contraindications

If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Monocef Injection unless your doctor advises you to do so -

  1. Ulcerative Colitis
  2. Gastritis
  3. Jaundice
  4. Sexually transmitted diseases
  5. Kidney Disease
  6. Liver Disease
  7. Drug Allergy
  8. Syphilis

Frequently asked Questions about Monocef Injection

Is this Monocef Injection habit forming or addictive?

No, there is no any evidence that Monocef Injection is addictive.

No

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

You may feel sleepy or tired after taking Monocef Injection. So it is best to avoid driving.

Dangerous

Is it safe?

Monocef Injection is safe but it is important to consult a doctor before taking it.

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

There is no benefit of taking Monocef Injection for mental disorders.

No

Monocef Injection Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Monocef Injection

Taking Monocef Injection with food is safe.

Safe

Interaction between Alcohol and Monocef Injection

Due to lack of research, nothing can be said about side effects of consuming alcohol while taking Monocef Injection.

Unknown
This medicine data has been created by -
Vikas Chauhan
B.Pharma, Pharmacy
3 Years of Experience

References

  1. US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Ceftriaxone
  2. KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 727-728
  3. April Hazard Vallerand, Cynthia A. Sanoski. [link]. Sixteenth Edition. Philadelphia, China: F. A. Davis Company; 2019: Page No 307-311