|Composition of Product||Cefuroxime Axetil 250 mg|
|Storage||store in a cool, dry place and avoid direct sunlight|
You should not use cefuroxime if you are allergic to cefuroxime or to similar antibiotics, such as cefdinir (Omnicef), cefprozil (Cefzil), cephalexin (Keflex), and others.
Before taking this medicine
Do not take this medicine if you are allergic to cefuroxime, or to other cephalosporin antibiotics, such as:
To make sure cefuroxime is safe for you, tell your doctor if you have:
The liquid form may contain phenylalanine. Talk to your doctor before using this form of cefuroxime if you have phenylketonuria (PKU).
This medicine is not expected to harm an unborn baby. Tell your doctor if you are pregnant or plan to become pregnant.
Cefuroxime can make birth control pills less effective. Ask your doctor about using a non hormonal birth control (condom, diaphragm with spermicide) to prevent pregnancy.
Cefuroxime can pass into breast milk and may harm a nursing baby. Tell your doctor if you are breast-feeding a baby.
Cefuroxime is not approved for use by anyone younger than 3 months old.