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Side effect(s) of Cefotaxime


Review the side-effects of Cefotaxime as documented in medical literature. The term "side effects" refers to unintended effects that can occur as a result of taking the medication. In majority of the instances these side-effects are mild and easily tolerable, however sometimes they can be more severe and can be detrimental.

If the side effects are not tolerable adjusting the dosage or switching to a different medication can help to manage or overcome side effects. If you have any doubts or questions, we recommend seeking advice from your doctor or pharmacist.

   Local
- Injection site inflammation, pain, induration, and tenderness.

   Hypersensitivity
- Rash, itching, fever, eosinophilia, hives, and shock.

   Gastrointestinal
- Diarrhea, nausea, and vomiting.

Other Precautions :

Avoid excess dosage.

Drug Name : Cefotaxime

Cefotaxime(Claforan) generic is a cephalosporin antibiotic, prescribed for certain types of bacterial infections such as lower respiratory tract infections, pelvic inflammatory disease, endometritis, skin and skin structure infections, and others. It works by fighting against the bacteria in the body.


Trade Names for Cefotaxime

India :


International :


Claforan
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