Nosocef Injection (Ceftriaxone)
What is Nosocef Injection (Ceftriaxone) used for?
Nosocef Injection (Ceftriaxone) is a type of cephalosporin antibiotic which is used to treat various different bacterial infections, such as meningitis, gonorrhea and many others. It may also be given to patients who are about to undergo surgery to prevent infection. This injection treats these symptoms by preventing the bacteria that causes the infection from growing.
How should I use Nosocef Injection (Ceftriaxone)?
Nosocef Injection (Ceftriaxone) is usually injected into a vein or a muscle, by a physician or healthcare professional. This injection may be given as a single dose, or may be given 1 to 2 times per day for a period of 4 to 14 days, depending on the infection requiring treatment. This injection may be administered in a hospital or a physician's office. If your physician tells you to administer it at home, be sure that you have been properly instructed by your physician on how to administer it, and use it exactly as prescribed.
What are the side effects of Nosocef Injection (Ceftriaxone)?
Nosocef Injection (Ceftriaxone) may cause:
Patients should tell their physician immediately if they notice other more serious side effects.
Strictly follow all instructions provided to you by your physician or pharmacist while using Nosocef Injection (Ceftriaxone). Optimum and safe dosage can differ based on the patient and the condition being treated.
As this medication may be unsafe for certain patients, it is essential you always inform your physician if you are pregnant or breastfeeding, as well as if you have any allergies, other illnesses, or ongoing health conditions, and if you are taking any other form of medication, supplements, or herbal products.
Immediately seek emergency medical care if you have any allergic or hypersensitive reaction. Common signs of a reaction include hives, swelling, skin rashes, chest pains, as well as trouble breathing or swallowing.