Force 1g IV is an antibiotic that fights bacteria. It is used to treat severe bacterial infections of the skin, lungs (eg.pneumonia), stomach, urinary t... View More
Uses of Force 1g IV
Side effects of Force 1g IV
How to use Force 1g IV
Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.
How Force 1g IV works
Force 1g IV is an antibiotic. It kills bacteria by preventing them from forming the bacterial protective covering (cell wall) which is needed for them t... View More
What if you forget to take Force 1g IV?
If you miss a dose of Force 1g IV, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to yo... View More
IV Administration Administer by IV inj over 3-5 min, OR By intermittent infusion over 20-30 min
Intravenous Susceptible infections Adult: As sulfate: 1-2 g every 12 hrly
Renal impairment: Loading dose: 1-2 g followed by a maintenance dose adjusted according to CrCl. CrCl (ml/min) 20-50 0.5-1 g bid. 5-20 0.5-1 g once... View More
Mode of Action
Cefpirome binds to one or more of the penicillin-binding proteins (PBPs) which inhibits the final transpeptidation step of peptidoglycan synthesis in ba... View More
Allergy to penicillin or to cephalosporins; renal impairment, monitor renal and haematological status; pregnancy and lactation. Lactation: excreted i... View More
<1% Colitis,Diarrhea,Dyspnea,Headache,Phlebitis,Rash,Vaginitis,Vomiting Potentially Fatal: Pseudomembranous colitis.
Reduced clearance with probenecid.