Cefakind Cv 500mg Strip Of 10 Tablets
Cefakind Cv 500mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

Cefakind Cv 500mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

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10 Tablet(s) in Strip
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Cefuroxime(500.0 Mg) + Clavulanic Acid(125.0 Mg)
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Therapeutic classification
ANTIBIOTIC

Medical Description

Cefakind-CV 500 tablet is an antibiotic medicine and is used to treat various bacterial infections like infections of the urinary tract, respiratory tract and sexually transmitted diseases. It contain...
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uses

Uses of Cefakind Cv 500mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

Cefakind-CV 500 tablet is used to treat various types of bacterial infections in the body of the urinary tract,respiratory tract and sexually transmitted diseases like gonorrhoea.
contraindications

Contraindications of Cefakind Cv 500mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

  • If you are allergic to cefuroxime or clavulanic acid or any of the ingredients of the Cefakind-CV 500 tablet.
  • If you have a history of a severe allergy to any other antibiotics like penicillins.
sideEffects

Side effects of Cefakind Cv 500mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

  • Diarrhoea
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Stomach pain
  • Headache
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of Cefakind Cv 500mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take the Cefakind-CV 500 tablet during pregnancy?
A:
It is advised to take the Cefakind-CV 500 tablet only if your doctor considers it essential.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take the Cefakind-CV 500 tablet while breastfeeding?
A:
Components of the Cefakind-CV 500 tablet pass into the breastmilk in small quantities. It is advised not to breastfeed during the treatment. Doctors may also recommend monitoring the baby if any fungal infection of the mouth or diarrhoea develops.
driving

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed the Cefakind-CV 500 tablet?
A:
It is advised not to drive or use machines when you have taken the Cefakind-CV 500 tablet as it may cause dizziness.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with the Cefakind-CV 500 tablet?
A:
Try to avoid alcohol intake during the treatment with the Cefakind-CV 500 tablet, as it can make you more dizzy or drowsy.
otherGeneralWarnings

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have a history of an allergy to any antibiotic like cephalosporins, penicillins.
  • You are already taking water pills, as it can affect kidney functions.
  • You have a history of pain and swelling in the inner lining of the intestine.
modeOfAction

Mode of Action of Cefakind Cv 500mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

How Does It Work?

Cefuroxime acts by inhibiting the cell wall synthesis of bacteria, which is responsible for bacterial infection. However, bacteria make an enzyme (beta-lactamases), which can destroy cefuroxime. Clavu...
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directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Cefakind Cv 500mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

  • Cefakind-CV 500 tablet should be taken as directed by your doctor.
  • Swallow it as a whole with a glass of water, with or after food.
  • It would be best if you take it at a fixed time for optimal results.
  • You should not consume it more than that prescribed by your doctor.
interactions

Interactions of Cefakind Cv 500mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

Interactions with other medicines

  • Cefakind-CV 500 tablet may interact with other medicines and produce an altered response. Please tell your doctor if you are using any other medicines, over-the-counter medicines (that you buy without...
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  • There is limited information available on the interaction of this combination with other medicines. However, any interactions are seen with these two components, when taken alone, may occur with this ...
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  • Oral contraceptives. antacids and medicines used in the treatment of gout, such as Probenecid, should be used cautiously.
storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Cefakind Cv 500mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

  • Store the Cefakind-CV 500 tablets at room temperature, protected from light and moisture.
  • Keep it out of the reach of children and pets.
dosage

Dosage of Cefakind Cv 500mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

Overdose

  • Symptoms of an overdose include brain damage, fits or coma. If you think you have taken an excessive dose of this medicine, contact your doctor immediately or visit the nearest hospital.

Missed a Dose

  • It is advised not to miss any dose of antibiotics as it can fail the therapy.
  • If you have missed any dose of the Cefakind-CV 500 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 dose schedule.
  • Do not take a double dose of medicine to compensate for the missed one.

Content Details

WRITTEN BY
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Dr. Nikita Toshi

BDS (Bachelor of Dental Surgery)

REVIEWED BY
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Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: Is diarrhoea a common side effect during the treatment with the Cefakind-CV 500 tablet?

A: Yes, diarrhoea is a common side effect during the treatment with the Cefakind-CV 500 tablet but contact your doctor immediately if you have diarrhoea with blood and mucous along with stomach pain and fever. It can be a sign of inflammation of the large intestine.

Q: For how long do I need to take the Cefakind-CV 500 tablet?

A: You are supposed to complete the dosage as prescribed by your physician. If you skip the dose or do not complete the course with the Cefakind-CV 500 tablet, it may cause resistance and decrease the effectiveness of immediate treatment.

Q: Is Cefakind-CV 500 an antibiotic?

A: Yes, Cefakind-CV 500 is a penicillin-type of antibiotic, used to kill and stop the growth and spread of infection-causing bacteria in the body.

Q: What is the composition of Cefakind Cv?

A: The composition of Cefakind Cv consists of cefuroxime and clavulanic acid as its active components.

Q: Can I take Cefakind Cv 500 for covid-19?

A: No. You should not take any medicine to treat or prevent covid-19 without consulting a doctor. If you have been tested positive with covid-19 immediately inform your doctor. The doctor will prescribe you the appropriate antibiotics or other medicines based on the severity of the underlying condition and medical history.

Q: How to take Cefakind CV 500?

A: Cefakind CV 500 should be taken exactly in dose and duration as advised by your doctor. But it's important to take it at the usual time every day for optimum results.

Q: What are the side effects of Cefakind CV 500?

A: Diarrhoea, nausea, vomiting, stomach pain, headache are a few common side effects that can be seen during the treatment. However, these symptoms are usually mild and resolve with time.

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ContainsCefuroxime(500.0 Mg),Clavulanic Acid(125.0 Mg)
UsesBacterial infections
Side effectsDiarrhoea, nausea, vomiting
Last Updated on: 04 Dec 2021 | 07:05 PM (IST)
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