FAQs ABOUT DESATAX 1GM INJECTION
Is DESATAX 1GM INJECTION same as penicillin?
No, it belongs to third generation class of cephalosporins, it is active against numerous gram-positive and gram-negative bacteria, including several with resistance to other antibiotics such as penicillin.
Is DESATAX 1GM INJECTION effective?
Yes, it is effective, if used in the dose and duration advised by your doctor. Do not stop taking, if you see improvement on your condition, if you stop using the medicine too early the symptoms may return or worsen.
Can I stop receiving DESATAX 1GM INJECTION when my symptoms are relieved or when I feel better?
No, do not stop receiving this medicine before completing the full course of treatment. You may start feeling better before the infection is completely cured. But it is important to take this medicine for the full duration advised by the doctor.
How is DESATAX 1GM INJECTION administered?
DESATAX 1GM INJECTION is administered under the supervision of a trained healthcare professional or a doctor and should not be self-administered. The dose will depend on the condition you are being treated for and will be decided by your doctor.
Can the use of DESATAX 1GM INJECTION cause diarrhoea?
Yes, the use of DESATAX 1GM INJECTION can cause diarrhoea. It is an antibiotic which works against the harmful bacteria. However, it may also affect the helpful bacteria in your stomach or intestine and causes diarrhoea. If diarrhoea persists for a long time, consult your doctor for advice.