|Company||Supreme Pharmaceuticals Ltd.|
Drug Package Details
|Price per pack||৳ 270.00|
|Cost per pack||৳ 237.60|
|Package unit||6 tabs strip|
|Price per unit||৳ 45.00|
|Cost per unit||৳ 39.60|
Cefuroxime is a cephalosporin antibiotic and beta lactamase inhibitor. It kills bacteria by inhibiting cell wall synthesis. It is a bactericidal antibiotic.
This medication is indicated for the following infections caused by susceptible organisms-
- Skin infections
- Bone infections
- Sexually transmitted diseases.
- Lyme disease
- Cefuroxime is available as tablets, powder for suspension & parenteral.
- The usual adult oral dose for cefuroxime is 250-500 mg up to 10 days.
- Suspension should be taken with food.
How to reconstitute cefuroxime powder for suspension:
- Precaution should be taken when administering to patients who are taking diuretics.
- Cross reactivity may occur with cephalosporin antibiotics.
- Effects on gut flora may lower estrogen reabsorption and reduce efficacy of oral contraceptives.