Oframax Injection (Ceftriaxone)
What is Oframax Injection (Ceftriaxone) used for?
Oframax Injection (Ceftriaxone) is given as a treatment for a wide variety of infections caused by bacteria, including gonorrhea, meningitis and various others. Apart from this, it is also given to patients prior to surgery, to prevent the occurrence of infection. The active ingredient in this medication is a type of cephalosporin antibiotic, which treats bacterial infections by eliminating the bacteria.
How should I use Oframax Injection (Ceftriaxone)?
Oframax Injection (Ceftriaxone) is administered via injection. It may be injected intravenously, or else intramuscularly. The dosage required varies, depending on the severity of the condition. Patients may be given this injection as a single dose, or they may be given it 1 to 2 times per day for 4 to 14 days. Your physician may administer this injection. If you have been told to self administer it by your physician, ensure that your physician has fully instructed you on the proper administration procedure, and never use it more or less than prescribed.
What are the side effects of Oframax Injection (Ceftriaxone)?
Side effects of Oframax Injection (Ceftriaxone) include:
If you notice any other more serious side effects, you should inform your physician immediately.
Strictly follow all instructions provided to you by your physician or pharmacist while using Oframax 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.