|Brand Name:||DM Pharma|
|Composition:||Cefuroxime Axetil 500 mg.|
Cefudinz-500 Tablets with Cefuroxime Axetil for Bacterial infection
Cefuroxime Axetil – Cefuroxime is an antibiotic used to treat a wide variety of bacterial infections, it is prescribed to treat infections with susceptible bacteria including skin and middle ear infections, tonsillitis, throat infections, laryngitis, bronchitis, pneumonia, urinary tract infections, and gonorrhea. This medication is known as a cephalosporin antibiotic. It works by stopping the growth of bacteria. This antibiotic treats only bacterial infections. It will not work for viral infections (such as common cold, flu). This medicine should be used with caution in patients with a history of kidney diseases.
Cefuroxime was patented in 1971 and approved for medical use in 1977. It is on the World Health Organization’s List of Essential Medicines, which lists the safest and most effective medicines needed in a health system.
MECHANISM OF ACTION: Cefudinz-500 tablets contains Cefuroxime Axetil 500 mg. It works by interfering with the forming of the bacteria’s cell walls. This causes the cell walls to rupture which results in the death of the bacteria. Cefuroxime achieves a superior cure rate when compared to penicillin in tonsillopharyngitis.
SIDE EFFECTS: Some of the common side effects caused by Cefuroxime Axetil are:
As directed by the physician.
Store in a cool, dry and dark place. Protect from direct sunlight, heat, and moisture.
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