Axacef (500 mg) Tablet Side Effects and usage

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Axacef (500 mg) - Cefuroxime- Tablet is manufactured by Medreich Saimirra Ltd and the main constituent generic drug is Cefuroxime- 500 mg.

Axacef (500 mg) Tablet Medicine Side effects and usage

Side Effects

Large doses can cause cerebral irritation and convulsions, nausea, vomiting, diarrhoea, GI disturbances, erythema multiforme, Stevenson-Johnson syndrome, epidermal necrolysis.
Anaphylaxis, nephrotoxicity, pseudomembranous colitis.


Respiratory tract infections.
Uncomplicated gonorrhoea.
Otitis media.
Meningitis, Prophylaxis of surgical infections.
Susceptible infections.

Contra Indications

Hypersensitivity to cephalosporins.


Severe renal impairment.
Pregnancy and lactation.
Hypersensitivity to penicillins.


The cost of the drug per 1 Tablet is Rs.55 in India as of date.


Axacef (500 mg) Tablet mainly contains the generic formulation called as Cefuroxime- 500 mg.

Axacef (500 mg) Tablet Medicine Generics

Medicine Name: Axacef (500 mg) Tablet
Manufacturer: Medreich Saimirra Ltd
Generic Molecule: Cefuroxime

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