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Bestrix Injection finds application in the treatment of specific pneumonia variations and infections. Furthermore, it serves as a remedy for sexually transmitted diseases like gonorrhea and syphilis, as well as respiratory discomforts such as coughing and breath shortness. The mechanism of this medication involves the weakening of the outermost bacterial layer, ultimately causing the disintegration of bacterial cells. By eradicating bacteria within the body, this medication contributes to its efficacy.



Product Name

Bestrix Inj


ceftriaxone sodium

Generic Category




Pack Size

1 Vials

Prescription Required



Asian Pharmaceutical

Country of Origin


Pack Form

Pack of 1 Vial of Injection

Product Form


Product Type



Bestrix Inj is typically used once or twice daily through injection into a vein or muscle, following your doctor's guidance. The prescribed dosage depends on your symptoms and how you respond to treatment. It's advisable, unless directed otherwise by your doctor, to ensure adequate hydration while on this medication.

Adhere to any storage guidelines provided on the product packaging, if accessible. Keep Bestrix Inj stored at a temperature of 25°C (77°F), in a location shielded from light. Ensure this medicine is kept out of reach of both children and pets.



Bestrix Inj may contain the following side effects

  • Potential adverse effects encompass gastrointestinal disturbances, skin reactions, and blood dyscrasias (abnormal blood conditions).
  • There is a low likelihood of triggering pseudomembranous colitis, an inflammation of the large intestine due to an overgrowth of Clostridium difficile bacteria.
  • Elevated liver enzyme levels and the presence of glucose in urine (glucosuria) are rare side effects.
  • Reduced urine output (oliguria, less than 1mL/kg/h) and the presence of blood in urine (hematuria) are among the uncommon effects.
  • Airway constriction (bronchospasm) and inflammation of the vein at the injection site (phlebitis) are possible but infrequent reactions.
  • Occurrences of urinary and biliary precipitates might arise in isolated cases.
  • The formation of kidney stones (nephrolithiasis) and inflammation of the pancreas (pancreatitis) are potential but unusual outcomes.
  • Accelerated breakdown of red blood cells leading to hemolytic anemia is another potential effect.
  • A positive Coombs test, a diagnostic tool for identifying antibodies against the surface of red blood cells, is also listed among the potential effects.



Drug interaction of Bestrix Inj, as Bestrix contains Ceftriaxone

IV fluids that contain calcium are among the products that could interact with Bestrix as it  contains Ceftriaxone.This medicine may affect some lab tests (such some urine glucose tests), which could lead to incorrect test findings. Make sure all of your doctors and lab staff are aware that you use this medication.



What is Bestrix Injection used for? 

Bestrix Injection is used to treat certain types of pneumonia, infections, sexually transmitted diseases like gonorrhoea and syphilis, respiratory symptoms like coughing and shortness of breath, and it can also be used to manage decreased neutrophil counts and fever from bacterial infections. It can also be used to prevent infections in female reproductive organs, reduce infections before surgery, and manage respiratory symptoms like coughing and shortness of breath.

What are the common side effects of Bestrix Injection? 

GI distress, skin rashes, and blood abnormalities are typical Bestrix Injection adverse effects. Rare side effects such as pseudomembranous colitis, increased liver enzyme levels, glucose in urine, decreased urine flow, blood in urine, constricted airways, inflammation at the injection site, urinary and biliary precipitates, kidney stones, pancreatitis, hemolytic anaemia, and a positive Coombs test may occasionally occur in some people.

How should I take Bestrix Injection? 

As instructed by your doctor, Bestrix Injection is normally given once or twice a day by injection into a vein or muscle. Your symptoms and response to treatment will determine the dosage. For consistent outcomes, it's crucial to drink enough of water and take your medication at the same time(s) every day. Even if your symptoms get better, keep taking the medication for the entire recommended time to avoid the infection coming back.


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