Cefuroxime is can used prescription medication Kalcef to treat infections caused by bacteria. Mechanism of action used treat cefuroxime is similar to penicillin. Antacids can interfere with the oral absorption of cefuroxime axetil and may result in reduced antibiotic efficacy. Cefuroxime belongs to a group of drugs called cephalosporin antibiotics.
Possible side effects of Kalcef include:
Kalcef is used to treat diseases such as: Bacterial Infection, Bladder Infection, Bone infection, Bronchitis, Epiglottitis, Gonococcal Infection, Disseminated, Gonococcal Infection, Uncomplicated, Impetigo, Joint Infection, Kidney Infections, Lyme Disease, Meningitis, Otitis Media, Peritonitis, Pneumonia, Sepsis, Sinusitis, Skin and Structure Infection, Skin or Soft Tissue Infection, Strep Throat, Surgical Prophylaxis, Tonsillitis/Pharyngitis, Upper Respiratory Tract Infection, Urinary Tract Infection, Wound Infection.
Depakote tablets should be swallowed whole and should not be crushed or chewed. Try to take your doses at the same times of day each day, as this will help you to remember to take them.