Odicef500 mg injection: Uses, side effects, dosage

Manufacturer: Galpha

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Trade name: Odicef

Strength: 500 mg

Type: Injection

Active ingredient: Cefotaxime

Category: Cefotaxime is a cephalosporin antibiotic.

Pregnancy category: Cefotaxime belongs to US FDA pregnancy category B.

Uses: Odicef500 mg injection is used to treat bacterial infections like (Lower respiratory tract infections (pneumonia), Urinary tract infections, sexually transmitted disease (gonorrhea) Bacteremia/Septicemia, Skin infections, Bone infections, joint infections, Central nervous system infections (meningitis).

How to use: Odicef500 mg injection is given at doctors office by intra venous or intra muscular method.

Side Effects: Nausea and vomiting, diarrhea, swelling, redness, or pain at the injection site.

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Dosage: 1 g by IV every 8 hours.

Written by: : healthplus24.com team

Date last updated: September 02nd, 2016