Magnex Forte 3.0gm Injection
Magnex Forte 3.0gm Injection
Magnex Forte 3.0gm Injection
Magnex Forte 3.0gm Injection
Magnex Forte 3.0gm Injection
Magnex Forte 3.0gm Injection

Magnex Forte 3.0gm Injection

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3g Powder For Injection in Vial
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MRP 1240.43
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Magnex Forte 3.0gm Injection Description

Magnex Forte 3gm injection is an antibiotic containing a combination of sulbactam and cefoperazone as its active ingredient. Magnex Forte 3gm Injection is used to treat severe and serious bacterial in...
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ContainsCefoperazone(2000.0 Mg),Sulbactam(1000.0 Mg)
UsesBacterial infection
Side effectsPain, inflammation and swelling at injection site, diarrhoea
ClassificationANTIBIOTIC
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Uses of Magnex Forte 3.0gm Injection

Magnex Forte 3gm Injection is used to treat severe bacterial infections such as respiratory tract infection, urinary tract infection, skin and soft tissue infection, joint and bone infection, uterus a...
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Contraindications of Magnex Forte 3.0gm Injection

If you are allergic to Sulbactam, Cefoperazone or any other antibiotics of Penicillin and Cephalosporin class or any of the ingredients of Magnex Forte 3gm injection.

Side effects of Magnex Forte 3.0gm Injection

  • Loose stools
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Headache
  • Fever
  • Chills
  • Pain and tenderness at the site of injection
  • Rashes with redness of the skin (maculopapular rash)
  • Pale red bumps and swelling on the skin (urticaria)

Precautions and Warnings of Magnex Forte 3.0gm Injection

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take the Magnex Forte 3gm injection during pregnancy?
A:
  • There is limited information available about the safety of Magnex Forte 3gm injection during pregnancy.
  • Consult your doctor if you are pregnant, your doctor will tell you about the use of this medicine after assessing its need and benefits.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take the Magnex Forte 3gm injection while breastfeeding?
A:
The components of Magnex Forte 3gm injection passes into breast milk, inform your doctor if you are breastfeeding, your doctor will tell you if you can use this medicine after assessing the need and benefits.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have taken the Magnex Forte 3gm injection?
A:
It is highly unlikely that Magnex Forte 3gm injection will affect your ability to drive.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Magnex Forte 3gm injection?
A:
  • It is strictly not advisable to consume alcohol when you have taken Magnex Forte 3gm injection as it can cause reactions like flushing, sweating, headache or fast heartbeats.
  • Do not consume alcohol for at least five days after the last dose of this medicine.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have a history of severe allergic reactions to antibiotics.
  • You have a disease related to the liver and kidney.
  • You are taking blood-thinning medicines.
  • You are suffering from diarrhoea when on treatment or even after discontinuing treatment.
  • You notice abnormal bleeding.

Mode of Action of Magnex Forte 3.0gm Injection

How Does It Work?

Magnex Forte 3gm injection acts by killing the bacteria responsible for infections. However, the bacteria make an enzyme (beta-lactamases), which can destroy cefoperazone. Sulbactam inactivates this e...
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Directions for Use of Magnex Forte 3.0gm Injection

  • Magnex Forte 3gm injection will be given to you in the hospital by your doctor or nurse as an injection.
  • Follow any instructions suggested by your doctor or nurse during the procedure or for aftercare.

Interactions of Magnex Forte 3.0gm Injection

Interactions with other medicines

  • Medicines or solutions containing ethanol can cause flushing, sweating, headache and increased heartbeats.
  • If you are taking an antibiotic that belongs to the aminoglycoside class, it is advisable to monitor kidney functions regularly.
  • Medicines used for the treatment of gout (probenecid).
  • Tell your doctor about all the medicines, supplements, or herbals you are currently taking or might take to avoid any possible interaction.

Storage and disposal of Magnex Forte 3.0gm Injection

  • Store this medicine below 25°C. Protect it from light.
  • Keep it out of the reach of children and pets.
  • Any unused portion should not be stored and should be discarded properly.

Dosage of Magnex Forte 3.0gm Injection

Overdose

Your doctor or nurse will give Magnex Forte 3gm injection. Therefore, it is less likely that you shall receive more of this medicine. However, if you experience loose motions, nausea, vomiting, headac...
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Missed a Dose

You will be monitored by your doctor or nurse when the injection should be given to you. It is unlikely that the dose will be missed. However, if you think your doctor or nurse might have missed a dos...
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Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Mansi Savla

B. Pharm, PharmD

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: I am an alcoholic. Can I take this medicine along with alcohol?

A: No, you cannot consume alcohol if you have taken this medicine. It is advisable not to drink alcohol after taking this medicine at least for a week as it can cause side effects like sweating, flushing, headache or fast heartbeat.

Q: How to give the Magnex Forte 3gm injection?

A: Magnex Forte 3gm injection is usually given intravenously or intramuscularly under medical supervision. This medicine will only be given by a nurse or doctor. The route of administration is usually decided by your doctor. Do not self-inject.

Q: Can Magnex Forte 3gm injection used to treat urinary tract infection (UTI)?

A: Yes, Magnex Forte 3gm injection can be used to treat urinary tract infection (UTI) caused by infection causing bacteria. Your doctor may prescribe you this medicine based on your condition of your infection and its severity.
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Last Updated on: 17 Aug 2021 | 02:43 PM (IST)

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