Drug ID: 3d00000052
Drug Name: Cefoperazone Sodium
Generic Names: Frazone S | Bectopar | Cefortal (1gm) | Cefortal | Dalcefa -SB | Cefo -LA | Cefora -SB | Cefopar S | Cefopam -S | Bahutcef -SL | Ciprid | Zobeta | Sulcef | Cezobact | Paras -One | Nkzone | Osul -S (1 gm) | Cefrosan | Cefasul (2 gm) | Bactyon | Cebac IM/IV | Cefaone -S | Talcefa - SB | Kephazon | Fytobact (250 mg) | Bactorus | Lactagard 750 | Safbact | Cefdinex -SB | Cefrobactum | Cefobid | More
Legal Status: Non Opioid Prescription only drug
Indication for Mother: Category B :
Animal reproduction studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women OR Animal studies have shown an adverse effect, but adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in any trimester.
Recommended Dose: Adult: The recommended dose is 2-4 g/day in 2 divided doses, up to 12 g/day for severe infections.
Recommended In: This medication is a cephalosporin antibiotic, prescribed for susceptible infections such as respiratory tract infection, infections of the skin and skin structures, urinary tract infection, pelvic inflammatory disease, endometritis, and other infections. It works by fighting against the bacteria in the body.
Directions For Use: It comes as a solution for injection to be administered by a healthcare provider into the vein or muscle.
Storage: Store it at room temperature (25°C).
Dosage Forms: Intramuscular Injection | Intravenous Injection
Side Effects: Skin rash, hives, eosinophilia, diarrhea, nausea, vomiting, eye inflammation, blood clotting problem and super infection.
In Case of Overdose: If overdose is suspected, contact a poison control center or emergency room immediately.
Avoid If: Hypersensitivity to cephalosporin.
Caution should be exercised in patients with history of penicillin allergy, kidney or liver impairment, cystic fibrosis, during pregnancy and breastfeeding.
Drug Interaction: Consult your pharmacist.