Cefoprox 50mg Bottle Of 30ml Dry Syrup
Cefoprox 50mg Bottle Of 30ml Dry Syrup
Cefoprox 50mg Bottle Of 30ml Dry Syrup
Cefoprox 50mg Bottle Of 30ml Dry Syrup
Cefoprox 50mg Bottle Of 30ml Dry Syrup
Cefoprox 50mg Bottle Of 30ml Dry Syrup

Cefoprox 50mg Bottle Of 30ml Dry Syrup

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30ml Dry Syrup in Bottle
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Medical Description

Cefoprox Dry Syrup is used for the treatment of bacterial infections such as pneumonia, bronchitis and other infections of the skin, nose, throat, urinary tract, etc. It is an antibiotic medicine cont...
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ContainsCefpodoxime(50.0 Mg/5ml)
UsesBacterial infections
Side effectsHeadache, nausea, vomiting, stomach pain, indigestion
ClassificationANTIBIOTIC
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Uses of Cefoprox 50 MG/5ML

  • Cefoprox Dry Syrup is used to treat bacterial infections like respiratory tract infections (bronchitis, pneumonia), skin infections, ear infections, infection of the sinuses, throat Infections, infect...
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  • It is also used to treat infection of the urinary tract, gonorrhoea (a sexually transmitted disease in both male and female genital organs) and other infection of genital organs in male and female.

Contraindications of Cefoprox 50 MG/5ML

  • If you are allergic to Cefpodoxime or any of the other ingredients of Cefoprox Dry Syrup.
  • If you have a history of a severe allergic reaction to Penicillin or other Beta-Lactam antibiotics.

Side effects of Cefoprox 50 MG/5ML

  • Headache
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Stomach pain
  • Indigestion
  • Bloating
  • Diarrhoea
  • Cough
  • Tiredness
  • Skin and vaginal fungal infection
  • Vertigo
  • Chest pain

Precautions and Warnings of Cefoprox 50 MG/5ML

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Cefoprox Dry Syrup during pregnancy?
A:
As there is limited information about the use of Cefoprox Dry Syrup during pregnancy, consult your doctor if you are pregnant or think you may be pregnant or are planning to have a baby before starting this medicine.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Cefoprox Dry Syrup while breastfeeding?
A:
Components of Cefoprox Dry Syrup are known to pass into the breastmilk but in small amounts. However, it can be used while breastfeeding. In case of diarrhoea or mucosal fungal infection in the breastfed baby, consult your doctor for further information.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Cefoprox Dry Syrup?
A:
You may feel dizzy while taking Cefoprox Dry Syrup. Caution is needed while driving or operating machines.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Cefoprox Dry Syrup?
A:
There is no known interaction with alcohol and Cefoprox Dry Syrup. However, it is essential to consult your physician if you have a habit of drinking regularly.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You experience any severe allergic reactions after taking Cefoprox Dry Syrup.
  • You have any problems with your kidney.
  • You have a history of stomach and intestine disease.
  • You develop watery and bloody diarrhoea.
  • You have had an allergy to medicines called Cephalosporins or Penicillins.
  • You are using any Beta-lactam antibacterial medicines.
  • You do not notice any improvement in your condition while on treatment.

Mode of Action of Cefoprox 50 MG/5ML

How Does It Work?

Cefpodoxime in Cefoprox Dry Syrup works by controlling the growth of bacteria and killing them by inhibiting the synthesis of the bacterial cell wall.

Directions for Use of Cefoprox 50 MG/5ML

  • Cefoprox Dry Syrup should be taken as directed by your doctor.
  • Shake it well before use.
  • Use a measuring cup, spoon or dropper for the exact quantity.
  • It would be best if you took it at a fixed time for optimal results.
  • You should not consume it more than that prescribed by your doctor.

Interactions of Cefoprox 50 MG/5ML

Interactions with other medicines

  • Some medicines can affect the way Cefoprox Dry Syrup 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 you are currently taking or might take to avoid any possible interactions.
  • Medicines used to treat acidity like Cimetidine, Ranitidine, medicines used to treat gout (Probenecid), medicines used to thin your blood (oral anticoagulants) should be used with caution along with C...
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Interactions with food items

Food increases the absorption of Cefoprox Dry Syrup. Thus, your doctor may recommend you take it with or after having your meal.

Storage and disposal of Cefoprox 50 MG/5ML

  • Store Cefoprox Dry Syrup in a cool and dry place, protect it from direct sunlight, moisture and heat.
  • Keep it away from children and pets.
  • Do not use expired or damaged medicines.
  • Discard unused medicine properly. Do not flush it in the toilet or throw it into the drain.

Dosage of Cefoprox 50 MG/5ML

Overdose

  • Symptoms of an overdose include stomach pain, diarrhoea, headache, nausea and vomiting.
  • If you experience any of the symptoms or think you have taken too much of Cefoprox Dry Syrup, contact your doctor immediately or visit the nearest hospital.

Missed a Dose

If you have missed taking any dose of Cefoprox Dry Syrup, take it as soon as you remember. If it is time for the next dose, skip the missed dose and follow the regular dosing schedule. Do not take a d...
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Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Arpit Verma

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: Can Cefoprox Dry Syrup be taken for flu and running nose?

  • No, you should not take Cefoprox Dry Syrup without consulting the doctor.
  • This medicine is a higher antibiotic meant for severe infections and your doctor will prescribe you the same only if it is essential.
  • This medication is not for viral infections and generally, flu occurs due to viruses.

Q: Can I stop taking Cefoprox Dry Syrup before the prescribed duration?

A: No, finish the full course of the treatment, even if you feel better. Though you start feeling better, there is still infection-causing bacteria present in the body, which can make the infection return in a few days. Also, when one does not complete the course, these few bacteria later become resistant to these antibiotics and cause severe infections, which are difficult to treat. Hence, always finish the course with Cefoprox Dry Syrup as prescribed by your doctor.

Q: What is Cefoprox Dry Syrup?

A: Cefoprox Dry Syrup is an antibiotic containing Cefpodoxime as its active ingredient. It is used to treat bacterial infections such as pneumonia, bronchitis and other infections of the skin, ear, nose, throat, urinary tract.

Q: What should I discuss with my healthcare expert before taking Cefoprox Dry Syrup?

  • Inform the doctor about your detailed medical & surgical history.
  • Inform your doctor if you have liver or kidney disease.
  • Inform your doctor if you are pregnant, breastfeeding or are planning to have a baby.
  • Cefoprox Dry Syrup may interact with other medicines, hence, inform your doctor if you are taking any other medicines including supplements or herbal products. Also, inform your doctor if you are stop...
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Product Details
Brand
CEFOPROX
Country of Origin
India
Expires on or After
22/08/2022
Last Updated on: 20 Oct 2021 | 02:12 PM (IST)
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