Quitcef-XL 1.5gm Injection is a combination of two medicines. It is prescribed to treat various types of bacterial infections. It treats the infection and prevents further infections by killing the microorganisms.
Quitcef-XL 1.5gm Injection should only be administered under the supervision of a healthcare professional. Do not miss any scheduled appointment for taking this medicine. The course of the medicine should be completed even if you feel better.
Some of the side effects of Quitcef-XL 1.5gm Injection are nausea, diarrhea, rashes, etc. You may also feel dizzy, thus it is advised not to drive or operate machinery. To overcome dizziness you should drink plenty of fluid. If any of the side effects get aggravated, contact your doctor immediately. In cases of severe liver or kidney disease, consult your doctor before you start with the treatment.
USES OF QUITCEF-XL INJECTION
QUITCEF-XL INJECTION SIDE EFFECTS
Altered liver function test
Anemia (low number of red blood cells)
HOW TO USE QUITCEF-XL INJECTION
Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.
HOW QUITCEF-XL INJECTION WORKS
Quitcef-XL 1.5gm Injection is a combination of two medicines: Cefoperazone and Sulbactam. Cefoperazone is an antibiotic. It works by preventing the formation of the bacterial protective covering which is essential for the survival of bacteria. Sulbactam is a beta-lactamase inhibitor which reduces resistance and enhances the activity of Cefoperazone against bacteria.
QUITCEF-XL INJECTION RELATED WARNINGS
Consuming alcohol while taking Quitcef-XL 1.5gm Injection may cause symptoms such as flushing, increased heart beat, nausea, thirst, chest pain and low blood pressure (Disulfiram reaction).
Quitcef-XL 1.5gm Injection is generally considered safe to use during pregnancy. Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effects to the developing baby; however, there are limited human studies.
Quitcef-XL 1.5gm Injection is safe to use during breastfeeding. Human studies suggest that the drug does not pass into the breastmilk in a significant amount and is not harmful to the baby.
It is not known whether Quitcef-XL 1.5gm Injection alters the ability to drive. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react.
There is limited information available on the use of Quitcef-XL 1.5gm Injection in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
There is limited information available on the use of Quitcef-XL 1.5gm Injection in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.