Ceftriaxone (ceftriaxone sodium and dextrose) Injection is an antibacterial drug used to treat conditions such as lower respiratory tract infections skin and skin structure infections urinary tract infections pelvic inflammatory disease bacterial septicemia bone and joint infections and meningitis. Ceftriaxone is available in generic form.
Common side effects of Ceftriaxone include rash diarrhea nausea blood clots dizziness pain or swelling in your tongue a lump where the medicine was injected changes in taste flushing vaginal yeast infection. This is not a complete list of side effects and others may occur.
Before using ceftriaxone tell your doctor or pharmacist if you are allergic to it; or to other antibiotics (such as penicillins other cephalosporins); or if you have any other allergies. This product may contain inactive ingredients which can cause allergic reactions or other problems. Talk to your pharmacist for more details.
Before using this medication tell your doctor or pharmacist your medical history especially of: gallbladder disease kidney disease liver disease stomach/intestinal diseases (such as colitis).