Finex-S (Inj.Ceftriaxone Sodium I.P 250 mg and Sulbactam Sodium 125 mg)
Composition: Ceftriaxone Sodium I.P 250 mg and Sulbactam Sodium 125 mg
What is Ceftriaxone in Finex-S for?
Finex-S is prescribed for certain bacterial infections such as gonorrhea, pelvic inflammatory disease, middle ear infection, meningitis (inflammation of the covering of the brain), and infections of the lungs, ears, skin, urinary tract, blood, bones and joints and typhoid.
How does Ceftriaxone work?
Ceftriaxone works to harm the bacteria and fight the infection.
Common side effects of Ceftriaxone:
Common side effects are irritation where the shot is given, upset stomach or throwing up, loose stools (diarrhea). For women, vaginal yeast infection and itching or discharge. See more
What do I do if I miss a dose?
Take a missed dose as soon as you think about it. – If it is close to the time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your normal time. – Do not take 2 doses at the same time or extra doses.
What precautions should I take when taking Finex-S?
Do not give to a newborn whose skin or eyes are yellow or who has high bilirubin levels in the blood. – If you have an allergy to ceftriaxone or any other part of this drug. – Tell your doctor if you are allergic to any drugs. Make sure to tell about the allergy and what signs you had. This includes telling about rash; hives; itching; shortness of breath; wheezing; cough.
When do I need to seek medical help?
If you think there was an overdose, call your local poison control center or ER right away. – Signs of a very bad reaction to the drug. These include wheezing; chest tightness; fever; itching; bad cough; blue or gray skin color; seizures; or swelling of face, lips, tongue, or throat. Very bad belly pain. – Very upset stomach or throwing up. See more
Can I take Ceftriaxone with other medicines?
Sometimes drugs are not safe when you take them with certain other drugs and food. – Taking them together can cause bad side effects. – Be sure to talk to your doctor about all the drugs you take.
Are there any food restrictions
How do I store Finex-S?
Injection: Store below 25°C. Store it at room temperature and keep away from children.
Category B: Animal reproduction studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women OR Animal studies have shown an adverse effect, but adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in any trimester.