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Cefakind 250mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

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Cefakind 250 MG Description

Cefakind 250 tablet is an antibiotic medicine. It is used to treat various bacterial infections such as infections of the tonsils, throat, sinus, ears, respiratory tract, urinary tract, skin, and soft tissues. Cefakind 250 tablet works by preventing the cell wall formation of the bacteria, which ultimately causes the death of bacteria.

You should avoid taking antibiotics for any other diseases which are not caused by bacteria. You should take this medicine for the prescribed dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Always complete the given course of antibiotics to prevent treatment failure and recurrence of infection.

Ceftum 250 tablet, Zocef 250 tablet, Trufurox 250 tablet, Cetil 250 tablet and Zefu 250 tablet also contain cefuroxime as active medicine. Before starting the treatment with Cefakind 250 tablet, inform the doctor if you are pregnant, planning a pregnancy, or breastfeeding and about your detailed medical history.


Product Summary

Offer Price₹198.57
You Save₹32.32 (14% on MRP)
ContainsCefuroxime(250.0 Mg)
UsesBacterial infections
Side effectsDiarrhoea, nausea, headache, dizziness
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Uses of Cefakind 250 MG

For the treatment of infections of airways, lungs, throat, skin, urinary tract, and gynaecological infections.

Contraindications of Cefakind 250 MG

  • If you are allergic to cefuroxime or other ingredients of Cefakind 250 tablet.
  • If you have experienced an allergic reaction upon the use of certain antibiotics (penicillins, monobactams, carbapenems, or other beta-lactam antibiotics). If you are not sure about these antibiotics ...
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Side effects of Cefakind 250 MG

  • Headache
  • Dizziness
  • Diarrhoea
  • Nausea
  • Stomach pain

Precautions and Warnings of Cefakind 250 MG



Can I take Cefakind 250 tablet during pregnancy?
There is no information available on the effect of Cefakind 250 in pregnant women and thus it should only be used if prescribed by the doctor.

Breast Feeding

Can I take Cefakind 250 tablet while breastfeeding?
Cefakind 250 tablet passes into breast milk in small quantities and can alter the microbial flora of the breastfed baby. Watch for the symptoms of diarrhoea and thrush in the breastfed baby.


Can I drive if I have consumed Cefakind 250 tablet ?
You may feel dizzy while on treatment with the Cefakind 250 tablet . Caution is needed while driving or operating machines.


Can I consume alcohol with Cefakind 250 tablet ?
Although there is no known interaction with alcohol and Cefakind 250 tablet , it is essential to consult your physician if you have a habit of drinking regularly.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You develop rashes with blisters and peeling of skin after taking Cefakind 250 tablet.
  • You have kidney or liver disease; a dose adjustment may be required.
  • You develop white patches on your mouth after consumption of Cefakind 250.
  • You experience continuous diarrhoea. Immediately stop taking it and report to the hospital.
  • You experience difficulty in breathing, rashes, and swelling of the face or mouth after taking this medicine.
  • Cefakind 250 may alter the result of a few blood tests, inform your doctor or lab personnel about it.

Directions for Use of Cefakind 250 MG

  • Cefakind 250 tablet should be taken as directed by your doctor.
  • Swallow it as a whole with a glass of water.
  • Do not cut, break or chew the medicine.
  • It is advisable to take the medicine at a fixed time for optimal results.
  • You should not consume more than the dose prescribed by your doctor.

Storage and disposal of Cefakind 250 MG

  • Store Cefakind 250 tablets in a cool and dry place & protect them from sunlight.
  • Keep it out of the reach of children and pets.

Quick Tips of Cefakind 250 MG

  • Cefakind 250 tablet is an antibiotic medicine. It is used to treat bacterial infections of the tonsils, throat, sinus, ears, respiratory tract, urinary tract, skin, and soft tissue.
  • Complete the course of Cefakind 250 tablet given by your doctor. Do not miss any doses, and take your medicine on time.
  • Inform your doctor about all other medicines you take and your medical history if any.
  • Before starting Cefakind 250 tablet, inform your doctor if you are pregnant, planning on becoming pregnant, or breastfeeding and about your complete medical history.
  • Diarrhoea, nausea, vomiting, stomach pain, and headache can be seen as side effects of this medicine, inform your doctor if the side effects do not resolve over time.
  • Cefakind 250 tablets should be taken as prescribed by your doctor and for the duration, it has been prescribed.

Dosage of Cefakind 250 MG


Seek emergency medical care if you think you have taken an excessive dose of Cefakind 250.

Missed a Dose

If you have missed taking any dose of Cefakind 250 tablet, take it as soon as you remember. If it's time for your next dose, then skip the missed dose and continue with your regular dosing schedule. D...
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Mode of Action of Cefakind 250 MG

How Does It Work?

Cefakind 250 tablet works by stopping bacterial cell wall synthesis, absence of bacterial cell wall will cause the death of bacteria.

Interactions of Cefakind 250 MG

Interactions with other medicines

  • Some medicines can affect the way Cefakind 250 tablet works or Cefakind itself can affect the action of certain medicines taken at the same time.
  • Tell your doctor about the medicines, herbs or supplements you are taking or have recently taken or might take to avoid any possible interactions.
  • Especially, if you are taking medicines for an acidity problem, contraceptive pills, medicines for gout and blood thinners. If you are taking contraceptive pills while you are being treated with this ...
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Content Details


Dr. Nikita Toshi

BDS (Bachelor of Dental Surgery)


Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)


Q: Can I stop taking Cefakind 250 before the prescribed duration?

A: No, you must finish the full course of Cefakind 250 tablet even if you feel better. Stopping the medication can make the infection difficult to treat.

Q: Is Cefakind 250 safe during pregnancy?

A: The safety of Cefakind 250 tablet is not established in pregnant women. You should take advice from your doctor before taking this medicine if you are pregnant or may be pregnant.

Q: Can I take Cefakind 250 for urinary tract infection (UTI)?

A: Yes, Cefakind 250 can be used for the treatment of UTI. However, you should not self-medicate with an antibiotic and always use it under medical supervision.

Q: What is Cefakind 250 used for?

A: Cefakind 250 tablet is an antibiotic medicine, it is used for the treatment of bacterial infection in various body parts such as lungs, tonsils, airways, genitals, skin and urinary tract.

Q: Can Cefakind 250 be used for cough?

A: Cough or sore throat can be due to a viral infection or any other reason. Cefakind is an antibiotic and may not be effective against it. A doctor will prescribe the appropriate antibiotic after diagnosis.

Q: Can Cefakind 250 be used for typhoid fever?

A: Yes, Cefakind 250 can be used in typhoid fever. Typhoid is an infection caused by the bacteria Salmonella typhi and it usually spreads via contaminated water and food. However, it is advised to self-prescribe any antibiotic in any case. Consult the doctor before taking any antibiotic.

Q: Is Cefakind 250 an antibiotic?

A: Yes, Cefakind 250 tablet is an antibiotic medicine effective against various bacterial infections.

Q: When should I take Cefakind 250 tablet?

A: It is recommended to take Cefakind 250 with food to prevent stomach upset. However, you can take this medicine with or without food but at a fixed time to gain optimal benefit.

Q: Can Cefakind 250 be used for tooth infections?

A: Yes, Cefakind 250 tablet can be used for treating tooth infections only if recommended by your doctor. Take this medicine in the exact dose and duration as prescribed. Do not take more than the recommended dose.

Q: Can I take Cefakind 250 with alcohol?

A: There is no known interaction between alcohol and Cefakind 250 tablet. Ask your doctor for advice on the use of alcohol with this medicine.
Last Updated on: 5 May 2023 | 1:03 PM (IST)

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