Rocephin Indications

Rocephin® (ceftriaxone) is a prescription drug commonly used for the treatment of various bacterial infections and the prevention of infections during surgery. Specifically, this antibiotic is approved to treat infections such as:
 
This antibiotic can also be used as a substitute for penicillin.
 
In some cases, healthcare providers may occasionally recommend medications for "off-label" reasons. Some of the possible off-label uses (or "indications") for Rocephin include treating:
 
  • Various sexually transmitted diseases (STDs)
  • Lyme disease
  • Epididymitis.
     
(Click What Is Rocephin Used For? to learn more about Rocephin's indications, including a detailed list of specific uses and information on whether this antibiotic is safe for children.)
 
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