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Adcef 300mg Capsule

10 Capsule(s) in Strip
MRP 281.96
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Adcef 300 MG Description

Adcef Capsule is an antibiotic medicine. It is used to treat various bacterial infections of the lungs, throat, airways, tonsils, middle ear and skin infections. Adcef contains Cefdinir as its active

ingredient. It works by interfering with the synthesis of the cell walls of bacteria, leading to the death of the bacteria responsible for the infection. It is advised to complete the entire course of Adcef Capsule. Do not stop taking this medicine even if your symptoms disappear. Take Adcef with food to avoid stomach infection.


Product Summary

Offer Price₹242.49
You Save₹39.47 (14% on MRP)
ContainsCefdinir(300.0 Mg)
UsesBacterial infection
Side effectsNausea, vomiting, diarrhoea, stomach pain
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Uses of Adcef 300 MG

Adcef Capsule is used to treat bacterial infections of the ear, nose or sinuses (such as sinusitis), throat infections (such as tonsillitis, pharyngitis), lungs (such as bronchitis, pneumonia) and ski...
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Contraindications of Adcef 300 MG

If you are allergic to cefdinir or any similar antibiotics, including penicillin or any other ingredients of Adcef Capsule.

Side effects of Adcef 300 MG

  • Diarrhoea
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Stomach pain
  • Skin itching

Precautions and Warnings of Adcef 300 MG



Can I take Adcef Capsule during pregnancy?
There is limited information about the effect of Adcef in pregnancy. Thus this medicine should only be used in pregnancy if considered essential and prescribed by your doctor.

Breast Feeding

Can I take Adcef Capsule while breastfeeding?
Components of Adcef were not found in breast milk. Thus you can take this medicine if prescribed by your doctor.


Can I drive if I have consumed Adcef Capsule?
If you experience dizziness after taking Adcef, avoid driving.


Can I consume alcohol with Adcef Capsule?
There is limited information available on interactions of Adcef when taken with alcohol. However, alcohol may worsen the side effects of this medicine and delay the recovery from infection. Thus, avoid consuming alcohol while taking this antibiotic.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have kidney disease or kidney failure.
  • You experience skin reactions after taking this medicine.
  • You have an inflammation of the colon or large intestine (colitis).
  • You experience watery diarrhoea, stomach pain and fever.
  • You are allergic to this medicine or a similar class of medicine.
  • You are allergic to penicillin.

Mode of Action of Adcef 300 MG

How Does It Work?

Cefdinir works by inhibiting the growth of the cell walls of bacteria, which eventually leads to the death of the bacteria.

Directions for Use of Adcef 300 MG

  • Take Adcef Capsule as a whole with a sufficient amount of water as directed by your doctor.
  • Do not consume it more than the prescribed medicine or for a longer duration.
  • Always complete the course of antibiotic medicine and do not discontinue on your own.

Interactions of Adcef 300 MG

Interactions with other medicines

  • Some medicines can affect the way Adcef Capsule works or Adcef itself can reduce the effectiveness of other medicines taken at the same time.
  • Tell your doctor about all the medicines, supplements or herbals you are currently taking or might take to avoid any possible interaction.
  • Especially if you are taking antacids, iron supplements or medicine to treat gout.

Storage and disposal of Adcef 300 MG

  • Store Adcef below 25°C away from light and moisture.
  • Keep it out of the reach of children and pets.

Dosage of Adcef 300 MG


Seek medical care immediately in case you happen to take too much of Adcef Capsule.

Missed a Dose

It is advisable to complete the course of antibiotics. Do not miss any dose. If you have missed any dose of Adcef Capsule, then take it as early as you remember. If it is the time for your next dose, ...
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Content Details


Dr. Mansi Savla

B. Pharm, PharmD


Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)


Q: Can Adcef be used for sore throat?

A: No, sore throat is usually caused due to a viral infection. Adcef Capsule is an antibiotic and may not be effective against viral infection.

Q: Can I stop taking Adcef Capsule if I feel better?

A: No, you must not stop taking Adcef even if you feel better or the symptoms of the infections go away. Complete the entire course of this medicine to avoid antibiotic resistance and effective treatment of infection.
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Last Updated on: 17 Jun 2022 | 08:00 AM (IST)

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