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What is Roxifen?
Roxifen is used to treat bacterial infections in many different parts of the body. Roxifen is also given before certain types of surgery to prevent infections.
Roxifen belongs to the class of medicines known as cephalosporin antibiotics. It works by killing bacteria or preventing their growth. However, Roxifen will not work for colds, flu, or other virus infections.
Roxifen is available only with your doctor's prescription.
For systemic and topical use: articular syndrome (rheumatoid arthritis, osteoarthritis, ankylosing spondylitis, gout), back pain, neuralgia, myalgia, traumatic inflammation of the soft tissue and musculoskeletal system.
For systemic use: dysmenorrhea in patients older than 12 years, acute infectious-inflammatory diseases of upper respiratory tract.
How should I use Roxifen?
Use Roxifen as directed by your doctor. Check the label on the medicine for exact dosing instructions.
- Roxifen is usually given as an injection at your doctor's office, hospital, or clinic. If you will be using Roxifen at home, a health care provider will teach you how to use it. Be sure you understand how to use Roxifen. Follow the procedures you are taught when you use a dose. Contact your health care provider if you have any questions.
- Roxifen is light yellow to amber in color. Do not use Roxifen if it contains particles, is cloudy or discolored, or if the vial or container is cracked or damaged in any way.
- To clear up your infection completely, use Roxifen for the full course of treatment. Keep using it even if you feel better in a few days.
- Keep this product, as well as syringes and needles, out of the reach of children and pets. Do not reuse needles, syringes, or other materials. Ask your health care provider how to dispose of these materials after use. Follow all local rules for disposal.
- If you miss a dose of Roxifen, take it as soon as possible. If it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular dosing schedule. Do not take 2 doses at once.
Ask your health care provider any questions you may have about how to use Roxifen.
Uses of Roxifen in details
Roxifen is used to treat bacterial infections of the brain respiratory tract ear abdomen abdominal wall, urinary tract and kidney, bones, joints, and skin or soft tissues. It is also used in the management of fever with low white blood cells (neutropenia), surgical site infections, joint pain caused by parasite ticks (Lyme disease), typhoid, paratyphoid and sexually transmitted infections (gonorrhea, syphilis).
Antibacterial agent used primarily as a tuberculostatic. It remains the treatment of choice for tuberculosis.
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