Cefamar is a broad-spectrum antibiotic, which means that it is active against a wide variety of bacteria. It is used to treat bacterial infections such as urinary tract infections, skin infections, and chest or throat infections. It is suitable for adults and older children, and can be taken during pregnancy. Some people who are allergic to penicillin antibiotics may not be able to take Cefamar, so make sure your doctor knows if you have ever had an allergic reaction to any other antibiotic.
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How to take Cefamar
- Before you start taking Cefamar, read the manufacturer's printed information leaflet from ins >
Cefamar is a first-generation cephalosporin, and activity and clinical use are similar to cephalexin.
What other drugs will affect Cefamar?
There may be other drugs that can interact with Cefamar. Tell your doctor about all the prescription and over-the-counter medications you use. This includes vitamins, minerals, herbal products, and drugs prescribed by other doctors. Do not start taking a new medication without telling your doctor.
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Cefamar treats an infection by killing the bacteria that are causing it.
Efek samping apa yang dapat dialami karena obat Cefamar 500mg?
Cefamar obat yang dapat memberikan efek samping. Meski begitu, efek samping ini umumnya ringan, seperti:
- Reaksi alergi
- Mual, muntah, sakit perut, diare ringan
- Otot kaku
- Nyeri sendi
- Perasaan gelisah atau hiperaktif
- Rasa yang tidak biasa atau tidak enak pada mulut
- Gatal-gatal ringan atau ruam kulit
- Gatal-gatal pada vagina atau keluarnya cairan dari vagina
Segera hubungi dokter apabila Anda mengalami efek samping antibiotik Cefamar yang tergolong serius, seperti:
- Diare berupa cairan atau darah
- Demam, menggigil, nyeri, gejala flu
- Pendarahan atau lebam yang tidak biasa
- Kulit yang pucat atau menguning, urin yang berwarna gelap, demam, kebingungan atau keletihan
- Jaundice (kulit dan mata yang menguning)
- Demam, kelenjar yang membengkak, ruam dan gatal, nyeri sendi, atau perasaan sakit pada umumnya
- Demam, sakit tenggorokan, dan sakit kepala dengan lepuhan pada kulit, mengelupas, ruam berwarna merah
- Perasaan haus yang meningkat, kehilangan nafsu makan, pembengkakan, peningkatan berat badan, kesulitan bernapas, buang air lebih sedikit dari biasanya atau tidak sama sekali
Tidak semua orang mengalami efek samping di atas. Mungkin ada beberapa efek samping yang tidak disebutkan di atas. Bila Anda memiliki kekhawatiran mengenai efek samping tertentu, konsultasikanlah pada dokter atau apoteker Anda.
What should I avoid while taking Cefamar?
Antibiotic medicines can cause diarrhea, which may be a sign of a new infection. If you have diarrhea that is watery or has blood in it, call your doctor. Do not use any medicine to stop the diarrhea unless your doctor has told you to.
Cephalosporin dosages for cats and dogs are listed in Table 8-4 . First-generation cephalosporins such as cephalexin are moderately absorbed orally and distributed into extracellular flu >Cefamar ). 7 Cefazolin has been a popular injectable antibiotic for perioperative use in small animals. This perioperative use of cefazolin is with the intention to prevent postsurgical infections, particularly in orthopedic surgery (see Chapter 85 ).
TABLE 8-4 . Suggested Cephalosporin Dosages for Small Animals
What are the side effects of Cefamar?
Cefamar generally is well-tolerated. The most common side effects are:
Patients who have had allergic reactions to other cephalosporins should not take Cefamar. Additionally, persons allergic to penicillin or one of its derivatives (for example, amoxicillin or ampicillin ) may also be allergic to Cefamar, although Cefamar has been used safely in such patients.
Other important side effects which are serious, but rare include:
- severe allergic reactions (anaphylaxis),
- and reduced platelet or red blood cell counts.
Cefamar can alter the normal bacteria in the colon and encourage overgrowth of some bacteria, specifically, Clostridium difficile which causes inflammation of the colon (pseudomembranous colitis). Patients who develop signs of pseudomembranous colitis after starting Cefamar (diarrhea, fever, abdominal pain, and possibly shock) should contact their physician immediately.
How to use
The dose depends on the type and severity of the infection. Cefamar can be taken with or without food, with 1 cup of water.
The usual dose for patients above the age of 12 is 500 mg or 1000 mg twice a day (every 12 hours). Duration of treatment should be 7-10 days. It is important to take Cefamar capsules as long as your doctor recommended, even if you feel better. In this way you will avoid bacterial resistance to antibiotics.
Cefamar is used at a dose of 1000 mg once a day to treat skin and soft tissue infections.
For urinary tract infections (pyelonephritis), Cefamar is used at a dose of 1000 mg twice a day, for 2 weeks.
In children below the age of 12, the dose of Cefamar should be calculated on the basis of child's body weight. Cefamar should be used in the form of syrup in children.
Drug-drug. Aminoglycosides, loop diuretics: increased risk of nephrotoxicity
Probenecid: decreased excretion and increased blood level of Cefamar
Drug-diagnostic tests. Alanine aminotransferase, alkaline phosphatase, aspartate aminotransferase, bilirubin, blood urea nitrogen, creatinine, eosinophils, gamma-glutamyltransferase, lactate dehydrogenase: increased levelsCoombs' test, urinary 17-ketosteroids, nonenzyme-based urine glucose tests (such as Clinitest): false-positive results
Hemoglobin, platelets, white blood cells: decreased values