Cefolac-O-200 Tablet contains a combination of Cefixime and Ofloxacin. It is an antibiotic belonging to the cephalosporin and fluoroquinolone class of medicine respectively. It works by inhibiting the growth of the causative organisms. Take this medicine in the correct prescribed dose and for the exact prescribed duration and never miss or skip a dose. Inform your doctor if you have any medical condition and you are currently on any medication. You may experience a dry mouth, headache, dizziness, nausea, vomiting, weakness and stomach pain. If these symptoms do not resolve or worsen, consult your doctor....
Q: For how long do I need to take the Cefolac-O-200 Tablet?
You need to complete the full course of this medicine, as per your doctor's prescribed duration.
You may feel fine after a few doses but it is important to complete the course.
If you stop it early, there may be chances of infection reoccurring or not responding to this antibiotic in the future.
Q: If there are any cautions needed when taking the Cefolac-O-200 Tablet?
A: When on treatment, be careful and do not unnecessarily expose yourself to the sunrays. It can result in sunburns and rashes. Ensure even after stopping the treatment, you are not exposed to too much sun for the next 48 hours.
Q: Can the use of Cefolac-O-200 cause diarrhoea?
A: Yes, the use of Cefolac-O-200 Tablet can cause diarrhoea along with the desired effect, but not everyone gets them.
It is an antibiotic that kills both the good and bad bacteria, when the good bacteria present in the intestine gets killed it can cause diarrhoea. If you are experiencing severe diarrhoea, talk to your doctor about it.
Q: Can I stop taking the Cefolac-O-200 Tablet when I feel better?
A: No, do not stop taking the Cefolac-O-200 before the prescribed duration. Your symptoms may improve before the infection is completely cured. You should complete the full course of treatment else there are chances of recurrence of infection.