Zavicefta 2 g/0.5 g
Zavicefta 2 g/0.5 g Injection is a type of antibiotic that is used to treat severe bacterial infections of the lungs, stomach, and urinary tract. It can be used alone or in combination with other antibiotics such as metronidazole to treat a variety of bacterial infections in children and adults.
Zavicefta 2 g/0.5 g A trained healthcare professional administers injection as an injection into a vein. It should be taken on a regular basis, as directed by your doctor. Even if you feel better, do not skip any doses and complete the entire course of treatment. Stopping the medication too soon may cause the infection to return or worsen.
Diarrhoea, nausea, vomiting, rash, and infusion site phlebitis are the most common Zavicefta 2g/0.5g Injection side effects. These are usually mild, but if they bother you or last more than a few days, consult your doctor. As a side effect, this medication may cause diarrhoea. Taking probiotics along with this medication may be beneficial.
Inform your doctor if you are allergic to any antibiotics or have kidney or liver problems before using it. You should also inform your doctor about any other medications you are taking, as these may affect or be affected by this medication. Before using it, pregnant or breastfeeding women should consult their doctor.
USES OF ZAVICEFTA2g/0.5g INJECTION
- Treatment of Bacterial infections
ZAVICEFTA 2g/0.5g INJECTION BENEFITS
In Bacterial Infection Treatment
Zavicefta 2g/0.5g Injection kills bacteria that can cause severe infections. It is used to treat a wide range of bacterial infections, including lung (pneumonia), stomach, and urinary tract infections.
It is administered by a doctor or nurse into a vein and should not be done at home. Although Zavicefta Injection usually makes you feel better quickly, you should continue to take it even if you feel better to ensure that all bacteria are killed and do not become resistant.
ZAVICEFTA 2g/0.5g INJECTION SIDE EFFECTS
Most side effects are harmless and will go away as your body adjusts to the medication. Consult your doctor if they persist or you are concerned.
Common side effects of Zavicefta2g/0.5g INJECTION
- Infusion site vesicles
HOW TO USE ZAVICEFTA INJECTION 2g/0.5g
This medication will be administered by your doctor or nurse. Please refrain from self-administration.
HOW ZAVICEFTA INJECTION 2g/0.5g WORKS
Zavicefta 2g/0.5g Injection contains ceftazidime and avibactam. Ceftazidime is a bactericidal agent that works by inhibiting the synthesis of bacterial cell walls. Avibactam inhibits the breakdown of ceftazidime by bacteria.
It is unknown whether drinking alcohol while taking Zavicefta 2g/0.5g Injection is safe. Please consult your physician.
Zavicefta 2g/0.5g Using injection during pregnancy may be hazardous. Although there have been few human studies, animal studies have revealed harmful effects on the developing baby. Before prescribing it to you, your doctor will consider the benefits as well as any potential risks. Please consult your physician.
Zavicefta 2g/0.5g During breastfeeding, injection should be used with caution. Breastfeeding should be discontinued until the mother’s treatment is completed and the drug has been eliminated from her body.
It is not known whether Zavicefta Injection alters the ability to drive. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react.
Zavicefta2g/0.5g Injection should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Zavicefta2g/0.5g Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Zavicefta2g/0.5g Injection is safe to use in patients with liver disease. No dose adjustment of Zavicefta2g/0.5g Injection is recommended.
WHAT IF YOU FORGET TO TAKE ZAVICEFTA 2g/0.5g INJECTION?
If you forget to take a dose of Zavicefta Injection, do so as soon as possible. If your next dose is approaching, skip the missed dose and resume your regular schedule. Do not increase the dose
- Diarrhoea may occur as a side effect of Zavicefta 2g/0.5g Injection but should subside once your course is finished. If it does not stop or if you find blood in your stools, contact your doctor.
- While taking Zavicefta 2g/0.5g Injection, eat simple meals, avoid rich or spicy foods, and drink plenty of water.
- If you develop an itchy rash, swelling of the face, throat, or tongue, or breathing difficulties while taking Zavicefta 2g/0.5g Injection, contact your doctor right away.
- Zavicefta 2g/0.5g Injection has been linked to confusion, hallucinations, seizures, and coma.
- Seek immediate medical attention for treatment, dosage adjustments, or treatment discontinuation.
How is Zavicefta2 g/0.5g Injection administered?
Zavicefta2 g/0.5g Injection is administered to hospitalised patients as an intravenous (IV) injection. Typically, the total infusion time is 2 hours.
What is the Zavicefta2 g/0.5gInjection dosage?
Adults typically receive 2 g/0.5g injected intravenously (IV) every 8 hours. Children’s doses are age-based and administered every 8 hours. If you have kidney problems, your dose may be lower or less frequent.
Is Zavicefta2 g/0.5g Injection suitable for kids?
Zavicefta2 g/0.5g Injection should not be used in children under the age of three months.
What should you tell the doctor before receiving Zavicefta 2g/0.5g Injection?
Before receiving Zavicefta2 g/0.5g Injection, inform your doctor if you are allergic to any medications, particularly antibiotics. Do you have any kidney issues?
Is Zavicefta 2g/0.5g Injection associated with diarrhoea?
Yes, diarrhoea is a common side effect of antibacterial medications such as Zavicefta 2 g/0.5gInjection. If you develop severe watery or bloody diarrhoea, see your doctor right away because it could be a sign of a serious intestinal infection.
What happens if a bacterial infection is not treated?
It is important to seek treatment because an untreated bacterial infection can lead to serious problems.