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Manufactured by: Salud Care India Pvt Ltd

Contains / Salt: Cefuroxime

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Salcef Information

Salcef Benefits & Uses

Salcef is used to treat the following -

Salcef 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 Salcef


Salcef Side Effects

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

Salcef Related Warnings

Is the use of Salcef safe for pregnant women?

Salcef is safe for pregnant women.


Is the use of Salcef safe during breastfeeding?

Salcef is safe for breastfeeding women.


What is the effect of Salcef on the Kidneys?

Salcef has very mild side effects on the [Organ].


What is the effect of Salcef on the Liver?

Salcef is not harmful for [Organ].


What is the effect of Salcef on the Heart?

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


Severe Interaction of Salcef with Other Drugs

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

Salcef Contraindications

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

Is this Salcef habit forming or addictive?

No, you do not get addicted to Salcef.

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 Salcef.

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Is it safe?

Yes, but it is important to consult a doctor before taking Salcef.

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

No, Salcef cannot treat any kind of mental disorder.

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Salcef Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Salcef

You can take Salcef with food.


Interaction between Alcohol and Salcef

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


Salcef से जुड़े सवाल और जवाब

सवाल 8 months पहले

Can I discontinue Salcef on my own without doctors advice?

Dr. Chinmaya Bal MBBS, General Physician

Discontinuing Salcef 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 7 months पहले

Is Salcef safe to use?

Dr. Suhas Bhargav MBBS, General Physician

Yes, Salcef 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 9 months पहले

What is Salcef?

Dr. Gaurav MBBS, General Physician

Salcef 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 8 months पहले

How to take Salcef?

Dr. Suhas Bhargav MBBS, General Physician

The dosage of Salcef may vary from case to case as it depends on the type of infection and severity of an infection. You are recommended to take this drug as per your doctor's instructions. It should be taken with food because food promotes its absorption from the stomach. Precautions must be taken in patients with a history of penicillin allergy, colitis, and impaired kidney function.

सवाल 5 months पहले

Does Salcef contain penicillin?

Dr. Saikat Mukherjee MBBS, General Physician

No, Salcef 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.


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