MOA Cefuroxime acts by inhibiting bacterial cell wall synthesis. Lack of bacterial cell wall results in death due to lysis of bacteria.

Drug Label Information | Brands:

Brand of Cefuroxime in Kenya

Theoroxime-500,Theon Pharmaceuticals (for beta/aspen group)
Cefaxil-500, Finecure Pharmaceuticals Ltd
Altacef, Glenmark
Axacef, Medreich
Cefaks , Pharmaco Healthcare Limited
Cefogen, Cadilla pharm
Ceforce, Unicorn
Cefotil, Square
Cefoxim, Zydus Healthcare Limited
Ceftasun, Sunlight
Cefuxime, Aurobindo
Cefuken, Sance Laboratories
Cefurome,National Pharmacy Ltd
Cefuright , Shambhuprasad And Sons
Cefuzime, Gulf
Ceurox, Medley
Ceroxim, Ranbaxy
C-tri T, Emcure
Cefakind, Mankind
Cortum 500, Unosource Pharma Limited
Dawacef,Dawa Limited
Fetnal, Brawn Laboratories Limited
Forcef, Aristo
Furocef 250 F.C Tablets, Renata Limited
Furocef 250 F.C Tablets, Renata Limited
Furotil, Healthcare
Furomark, Marksans Pharma Limited
Furox 500,Zawadi Healthcare Ltd
Injroxime,Surgilinks Ltd C/O Inject Care Parenterals Pvt.Ltd
Infrid, Medicraft
Kefstar, Wochhardt
Kefrox, CCl Pharmaceuticals (Pvt.) Ltd.
Kilbac, Incepta
Lebac 500 Tablet, Nextgen Pharmaceuticals (K) Ltd.
Cefasyn, Cipla Ltd
Corax A, Advanced Chemical Industries Limited
Corax A 500,Advanced Chemical Industries Limited
Medcefur, Comed
Celzar, Catchet
Ceftyl, Dafra
Mextil, Tempharma Solutions Ltd
Milcef, Comed
Mexirof, Salama Pharmaceuticals Limited
Mydawa Cefuroxime 125 , Mydawa Trading Ltd
Nelcef,Innova Cap Tab Pvt. Ltd
Proximexa, GSK
Cefeal, Questa
Pulmocef, Micro-Lab
Roxicef, Sanofi-aventis Kenya
Rocicef, Medreich
Rufex, Global
Rofurox 500mg Tablet, Rofurox 500mg Tablet
Evorox, Pharmevo
Sanfurox, (750,250,500) Bliss GVS Pharma Ltd.
Sefur, Opsonin Pharma Ltd
Shincef, Shin poong
Spizef, Orchid
Syner-cef, Zest pharma
Zamur, Mepha
Ximecor, Signature Healthcare Ltd
Zifora, Biopharma
Zinacef, GSK
Zinnat, GSK
Zocef, Alkem
Zolidon, Cosmos
Bcef, Bharat
Kefax, Prism


Otitis media,
Urinary tract infections
Lyme disease

Drug Interactions

Cefuroxime may reduce the effects of your birth control (pills, patches, or injections).
BCG live vaccine

Side Effects:

Allergic reactions,
Pain at the site of injection.
Clostridium difficile infection,
Stevens-Johnson syndrome