Can You Take Too Much Ceftin?
) is a prescription antibiotic. The specific effects of a Ceftin overdose will vary, depending on a number of factors, including the Ceftin dosage
and whether it was taken with any other medications or substances.
Effects of an Overdose
The most significant, serious overdose effect for this medication is potential seizures
. Other possible problems include any of the usual Ceftin side effects
(such as diarrhea
or nausea), which might occur more severely in the case of an overdose.
Treatment Options for a Ceftin Overdose
At this time, there are no specific treatments recommended for an overdose with Ceftin. Therefore, treatment will involve supportive care, which consists of carefully monitoring for any possible problems and treating any problems that occur. There is no specific antidote for this type of overdose. If absolutely necessary, dialysis can be used to remove Ceftin from the bloodstream.
It is important that you seek medical attention immediately if you believe that you may have overdosed on Ceftin.