Cefotaxime

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What Are The Uses Of Cefotaxime?

Cefotaxime is used in the treatment of various types of bacterial infections like:

  • Joint infections, meningitis
  • Pelvic inflammatory disease, urinary tract infections
  • Pneumonia, sepsis
  • Cellulitis, gonorrhea
  • Bacterial infections after surgery

What Are The Side Effects Of Cefotaxime?

The common side effects of Cefotaxime are:

  • Swelling/redness/pain at injection site

Sometimes severe (but less common) side effects are:

  • Mental / mood changes
  • Seizures
  • Unusual tiredness
  • Easy bleeding
  • Uncontrollable movements
  • Signs of kidney problems
  • Irregular heart beats
  • Liver problems
  • Dark urine
  • Yellowing of eyes/skin

Please consult a physician if the symptoms are persistent.

What Are The Contraindications Of Cefotaxime?

Please inform your doctor if you have any of the following conditions:

  • Hypersensitivity towards the drug cefotaxime or any other allergies
  • Intestinal problems
  • Kidney diseases
  • While taking live bacterial problems

What Are The Uses Of Cefotaxime?

Cefotaxime is used in the treatment of various types of bacterial infections like:

  • Joint infections, meningitis
  • Pelvic inflammatory disease, urinary tract infections
  • Pneumonia, sepsis
  • Cellulitis, gonorrhea
  • Bacterial infections after surgery

What Are The Side Effects Of Cefotaxime?

The common side effects of Cefotaxime are:

  • Swelling/redness/pain at injection site

Sometimes severe (but less common) side effects are:

  • Mental / mood changes
  • Seizures
  • Unusual tiredness
  • Easy bleeding
  • Uncontrollable movements
  • Signs of kidney problems
  • Irregular heart beats
  • Liver problems
  • Dark urine
  • Yellowing of eyes/skin

Please consult a physician if the symptoms are persistent.

What Are The Contraindications Of Cefotaxime?

Please inform your doctor if you have any of the following conditions:

  • Hypersensitivity towards the drug cefotaxime or any other allergies
  • Intestinal problems
  • Kidney diseases
  • While taking live bacterial problems