- Are Suprax and Ceftriaxone the Same Thing?
- What Are Possible Side Effects of Suprax?
- What Are Possible Side Effects of Ceftriaxone?
- What Is Suprax?
- What Is Ceftriaxone?
- What Drugs Interact with Suprax?
- What Drugs Interact with Ceftriaxone?
- How Should Suprax Be Taken?
- How Should Ceftriaxone Be Taken?
Are Suprax and Ceftriaxone the Same Thing?
A difference is that Suprax is taken orally, and Ceftriaxone is an injection combined with dextrose, a sugar.
What Are Possible Side Effects of Suprax?
Common side effects of Suprax include:
- stomach upset/pain,
- loss of appetite,
- increased night-time urination,
- runny nose,
- sore throat,
- cough, or
- vaginal itching or discharge.
Tell your doctor if you experience rare but very serious side effects of Suprax including:
- severe stomach or abdominal pain,
- persistent nausea or vomiting,
- yellowing eyes or skin,
- dark urine,
- unusual tiredness,
- new signs of infection (e.g., persistent sore throat, fever),
- easy bruising or bleeding,
- change in the amount of urine, or
- mental/mood changes (such as confusion).
What Are Possible Side Effects of Ceftriaxone?
Common side effects of Ceftriaxone include:
- upset stomach,
- blood clots,
- pain or swelling in your tongue,
- a lump where the medicine was injected,
- vaginal itching or discharge,
- vaginal yeast infection,
- changes in taste, or
What Is Suprax?
What Is Ceftriaxone?
Ceftriaxone (ceftriaxone sodium and dextrose) Injection is an antibacterial drug used to treat conditions such as lower respiratory tract infections, skin and skin structure infections, urinary tract infections, pelvic inflammatory disease, bacterial septicemia, bone and joint infections, and meningitis. Ceftriaxone is available in generic form.
What Drugs Interact With Suprax?
Other drugs may interact with Suprax. Tell your doctor all prescription and over-the-counter medications and supplements you use. Suprax should be used only when prescribed during pregnancy. This drug passes into breast milk. While there have been no reports of harm to nursing infants, consult your doctor before breastfeeding.
What Drugs Interact With Ceftriaxone?
How Should Suprax Be Taken?
How Should Ceftriaxone Be Taken?
The recommended dose of Ceftriaxone is 1 to 2 grams once per day. Do not exceed 4 grams in one day. Talk to your doctor about your individual dosage recommendation. There are no known drugs that interact with Ceftriaxone.
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