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Altacef Suspension 30ml

By GLENMARK PHARMACEUTICALS
30ml Suspension in Bottle
195.50*
MRP 230.00
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Altacef 125 MG Description

Altacef Suspension is an antibiotic medicine. It is used for the treatment of a wide range of bacterial infections in children. It is effective against infections of the respiratory tract, ears, lung

s, skin or soft tissues, urinary tract, etc. It contains cefuroxime as its main component. Altacef Suspension is specially designed for use in children and should be used under adults’ supervision. Please inform your doctor if your child is allergic to antibiotics or has experienced any allergic reactions after taking antibiotics. Give this medicine as prescribed and for the prescribed duration to your child.

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Product Summary

Offer Price₹195.50
You Save₹34.50 (15% on MRP)
ContainsCefuroxime(125.0 Mg)
UsesBacterial infection
Side effectsDiarrhoea, nausea, dizziness
TherapyANTIBIOTIC
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uses

Uses of Altacef 125 MG

Altacef Suspension is used to treat a wide variety of bacterial infections such as respiratory tract infections, ear infections, lung or chest infections, skin or soft tissue infections, urinary tract...
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contraindications

Contraindications of Altacef 125 MG

  • If your child is allergic to cefuroxime Axetil or any of the other ingredients of Altacef Suspension
  • If your child has a history of severe allergic reaction to Penicillin, Monobactams, Carbapenems or other Beta-Lactam antibiotic.
sideEffects

Side effects of Altacef 125 MG

  • Headache
  • Dizziness
  • Diarrhoea
  • Nausea
  • Stomach pain
  • Increased chances of fungal infections
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of Altacef 125 MG

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Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • Your child has continuous diarrhoea after taking this medicine.
  • Your child develops an allergic reaction such as difficulty in breathing, rashes, swelling of face or mouth after taking Altacef Suspension.
  • Your child is suffering from any kidney-related disease. Do not use Altacef Suspension for any other condition than that prescribed by the doctor.
  • You should let the doctor or the laboratory person know that your child is using this medicine while going for a lab test, as this medicine may interfere with certain lab tests.
modeOfAction

Mode of Action of Altacef 125 MG

How Does It Work?

Cefuroxime axetil in Altacef Suspension works by stopping bacterial cell wall synthesis, absence of the bacterial cell wall results in the death of bacteria.
directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Altacef 125 MG

  • Altacef Suspension should be taken as directed by your doctor.
  • Read the instructions carefully on the label before using the medicine
  • Shake well before use. It should be taken after food.
interactions

Interactions of Altacef 125 MG

Interactions with other medicines

  • Some medicines can affect the way Altacef Suspension works, or this medicine itself can reduce the effectiveness of other medicines taken at the same time.
  • Tell your doctor about all the medicines, supplements, or herbals your child is currently taking or might take to avoid any possible interaction. Also, you should inform your doctor if your child has ...
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  • Concomitant use of Altacef Suspension along with Probenecid is not recommended.
  • Other medicines like warfarin (blood thinners) should be used with caution along with this medicine.

Interactions with food items

Altacef Suspension should be taken after a meal for better results.
storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Altacef 125 MG

  • Store Altacef Suspension at or below 30°C, protect it from direct sunlight, heat and moisture.
  • Keep it out of the reach of children and pets.
dosage

Dosage of Altacef 125 MG

Overdose

  • If you have given too much of Altacef Suspension to your child, then contact your doctor or reach out to the nearest hospital immediately.

Missed a Dose

  • It is advised not to miss any dose of antibiotics as it can fail the therapy. If you have missed giving any dose of Altacef Suspension, then give it as soon as you remember. If it's already time for t...
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Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Nikita Toshi

BDS (Bachelor of Dental Surgery)

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: What is the use of Altacef Suspension?

A: Altacef Suspension is used to treat a wide variety of bacterial infections such as respiratory tract infections, ear infection, lung or chect infection, skin or soft tissue infection, urinary tract infections, etc.

Q: How does Altacef Suspension work?

A: Altacef Suspension works by stopping bacterial cell wall synthesis, absence of the bacterial cell wall results in the death of bacteria.

Q: Should Altacef Suspension be taken with or without food?

A: Altacef Suspension should be taken after food for better results.
Product Details
Brand
ALTACEF
Country of Origin
India
Expires on or After
30/10/2023
Last Updated on: 30 Nov 2021 | 12:17 PM (IST)
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