Decef-S 1.5 Injection

Decef-S 1.5 Injection

Prescription Required

Packaging :

vial of 1 Injection

Manufacturer :

Deon Healthcare



Introduction to Decef-S 1.5 Injection

Decef-S 1.5 Injection is a antibiotic, combining the strength of Ceftriaxone and Sulbactam Ceftriaxone and Sulbactam falls under the category of beta-lactamase inhibitors and third generation cephalosporins, respectively. This dynamic duo is employed in the treatment of various bacterial infections, offering a powerful and comprehensive approach. It is commonly prescribed for respiratory tract infections, urinary tract infections, skin and soft tissue infections, and intraabdominal infections, ensuring broad spectrum coverage against a range of pathogens.

Ceftriaxone, the cephalosporin, disrupts bacterial cell wall synthesis, while Sulbactam ensures its effectiveness by inhibiting beta-lactamase enzymes that can render antibiotics powerless.

The dosage and duration will be tailored to your specific condition It's crucial to follow your healthcare provider's instructions diligently.

Common side effects may include diarrhea, nausea, or a rash.

Inform your doctor about any allergies, ongoing medications, or preexisting conditions. If you have a history of kidney or liver issues, let them know.

If you missed a dose, take it when you remember. But if the next one is soon, just skip it Don't take extra to make up for it Being consistent is important for your medication to work well.



How Decef-S 1.5 Injection Works

Ceftriaxone, an antibiotic, works by preventing the formation of the protective covering that bacteria need to survive. Sulbactam, a helper substance, enhances Ceftriaxone's power by tackling bacterial resistance. Together, they make a strong team to eliminate bacteria and fight infections effectively.

How to take Decef-S 1.5 Injection

This medicine will be provided by your doctor or nurse; please avoid self administration.
Do not take it on your own; wait for guidance from your doctor or nurse.
Trust your healthcare professional to administer the medicine; do not attempt self administration.

Special Precautions about Decef-S 1.5 Injection

The use of antibiotics, including Ceftriaxone + Sulbactam, can disrupt the normal balance of bacteria in the gastrointestinal tract, potentially leading to the overgrowth of Clostridium difficile bacteria This can result in the development of CDAD If persistent diarrhea occurs, especially if it is severe, bloody, or accompanied by abdominal pain, it is important to contact a healthcare professional.
Dosage adjustments may be necessary in patients with impaired renal function, as Ceftriaxone is primarily excreted through the kidneys Regular monitoring of renal function is recommended during prolonged therapy Sulbactam does not require dosage adjustment in patients with renal impairment.

USES IN Decef-S 1.5 Injection

Bacterial infections

BENEFITS OF Decef-S 1.5 Injection

Dual action against bacterial infections.
Resolves complex bacterial infections effectively.
It halts bacterial growth.
Effective against ear, sinus, throat, lung, urinary tract, skin, and soft tissue infections

SIDE EFFECTS OF Decef-S 1.5 Injection

Low blood platelets
Decreased white blood cell count (lymphocytes)
Increased liver enzymes
Injection site reactions (pain, swelling, redness)

What if I Missed a Dose of Decef-S 1.5 Injection

Your doctor or nurse keeps a close eye on when you need it. It's rare to miss a dose, but if you suspect it, let them know. They're there to ensure you receive the right treatment at the right time.

Drug Interaction :

Be cautious combining CEFTRIAXONE+SULBACTAM with the cholera vaccine.
Exercise caution when using CEFTRIAXONE+SULBACTAM alongside estrogens like Ethinyl estradiol.
Be careful with penicillin and aminoglycoside antibiotics when taking CEFTRIAXONE+SULBACTAM.
Watch for potential interactions with immuno-suppressant cyclosporine and gout medication probenecid when using CEFTRIAXONE+SULBACTAM. Consult your doctor for advice.

Drug-Food Interaction

Ceftriaxone+Sulbactam: No identified drug-food interactions, ensuring uncomplicated and effective treatment without dietary restrictions. -
Consult your healthcare provider for more information

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Disclaimer : This information is not a substitute for medical advice. Consult your healthcare provider before making any changes to your treatment . Do not ignore or delay professional medical advice based on anything you have seen or read on Medwiki.

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