All drugs interact differently for person to person. You should check all the possible interactions with your doctor before starting any medicine.
Interaction with Alcoholmajor
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Instructions - Use of Cefoperazone within 48-72 hours of alcohol ingestion may cause a disulfiram like-reaction. This reaction is characterized by severe vomiting, abdominal pain, headache, palpitations, difficulty in breathing, sweating, and an increased heart rate. Consumption of alcohol is not recommended during treatment with this medicine and for several days after the therapy has been stopped. Any unusual symptoms should be reported to the doctor on priority.
Interaction with Medicine
- Aminoglycoside antibioticssevere
- Loop diureticssevere
Benedict's or Fehling's Testmoderate
Cefoperazone may give a false positive result for glucose in the urine with Benedict's or Fehling's reagent. It is advised that you inform the doctor about all the medicines you are using before undergoing lab tests to avoid such results. Do not stop the use of any medicine without consulting with your doctor.
Use of Cefoperazone may give a false positive result for Coomb's test. This test is used to detect anemia caused by the excessive destruction of red blood cells. It is advised that you inform the doctor about all the medicines you are using before undergoing lab tests to avoid such results. Do not stop the use of any medicine without consulting with your doctor.
This is not an exhaustive list of possible drug interactions. You should consult your doctor about all the possible interactions of the drugs you’re taking.