Ceftin is used for treating microbe infections (sinus, skin, lung, urinary tract, ear, and throat). It may also be used to treat Lyme disease and gonorrhea. Ceftin is often a cephalosporin antibiotic. It works by interfering with the development of the bacteria's cell wall so that the wall ruptures, resulting in the death in the bacteria.
Use Ceftin as directed because of your doctor.
Ask your doctor questions you could have regarding how to make use of Ceftin.
Store Ceftin at room temperature, between 59 and 86 degrees F (15 and 30 degrees C). Store faraway from heat, moisture, and light. Do not store in the bathroom. Keep Ceftin out from the reach of children and away from pets.
Active Ingredient: Cefuroxime axetil.
All medicines may cause unwanted effects, but a majority of people have no, or minor, side effects.
Check together with your doctor if any of these most common side effects persist or become bothersome:
Diarrhea/loose stools; nausea; vomiting.
Seek medical attention straight away if some of these severe unwanted effects occur:
Severe allergy symptoms (rash; hives; itching; breathlessness; tightness inside the chest; swelling from the mouth, face, lips, or tongue); bloody stools; change inside amount of urine; dark urine; easy bruising or bleeding; fatigue; fever; seizures; severe diarrhea; stomach cramps/pain; vaginal irritation or discharge; yellowing with the skin or eyes.
This is not a total report on all side effects which could occur. If you've questions about negative effects, contact your health care provider.
Do NOT use Ceftin if:
Contact your medical professional or doctor without delay if some of these apply to you.
Tell your doctor when you have any health conditions, especially if any from the following affect you:
Some medicines may interact with Ceftin. Tell your doctor if you are taking some other medicines, especially any of the following:
This will not be a whole list of all interactions that could occur. Ask your doctor if Ceftin may interact with other medicines that you take. Check with your doctor before you begin, stop, or affect the dose of the medicine.
Important safety information:
Airmail: 2-3 business weeks
EMS: 3-8 business days
Airmail: 2-3 weeks, EMS: 3-8 business days.