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Cepodem 50 Mg Drops 10 Ml

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By RANBAXY LABORATORIES (SUN PHARMA)
10ml Oral Drop in Bottle
49.20*
MRP 60.00
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Cefpodoxime(50.0 Mg)
therapy
Therapeutic classification
ANTIBIOTIC

Medical Description

This is an antibiotic used primarily for the treatment of bacterial infections. This particular medicine belongs to the group of antibiotics called cephalosporins. Cepodem 50 Mg Drops 10 Ml compositi...
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    Contraindications
    Side effects
    Precautions and Warnings
    Mode of Action
    Directions for Use
    Interactions
    Storage and disposal
    Dosage
    FAQs
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uses

Uses of Cepodem 50 Mg Drops 10 Ml

  • Bronchitis (infection in the airway tubes leading to the lungs)
  • pneumonia
  • infection of the ear
  • infection of the skin
  • throat infection
  • tonsil infections
  • gonorrhoea
  • infection of the urinary tract
contraindications

Contraindications of Cepodem 50 Mg Drops 10 Ml

Cepodem 50 Mg Drops 10 Ml use is not advised if you are allergic to cefpodoxime or suffer from abnormal liver conditions like Clostridium difficile colitis.
sideEffects

Side effects of Cepodem 50 Mg Drops 10 Ml

  • Nausea
  • vomiting
  • mild diarrhoea
  • bloating and gas
  • constipation
  • abdominal pain
  • stiffness in the muscles
  • headache
  • fatigue
  • anxiety
  • hyperactivity or mild restlessness
  • numbness
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of Cepodem 50 Mg Drops 10 Ml

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Cepodem 50 Mg Drops 10 Ml during pregnancy?
A:
It should not be taken during pregnancy unless prescribed by the doctor.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Cepodem 50 Mg Drops 10 Ml while breastfeeding?
A:
This medicine passes into human milk in minute quantities. Hence, it is probably safe to use while breastfeeding, but one must watch out for diarrhoea in the baby.
driving

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Cepodem 50 Mg Drops 10 Ml?
A:
This medication can bring about after-effects like confusion and loss of concentration. If one experiences these symptoms, then they must refrain from driving.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Cepodem 50 Mg Drops 10 Ml?
A:
There are no known interactions with alcohol.
otherGeneralWarnings

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
The medicine must be taken at evenly spaced times.
modeOfAction

Mode of Action of Cepodem 50 Mg Drops 10 Ml

How Does It Work?

Cepodem 50 Mg Drops 10 Ml eliminates bacterial infection by controlling the growth of bacteria and preventing their survival.
directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Cepodem 50 Mg Drops 10 Ml

The drops can be taken with or without food after shaking the bottle well before use. Cepodem 50 Mg Drops 10 Ml dosage depends on the medical condition and, in children, it will be based on the weight...
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interactions

Interactions of Cepodem 50 Mg Drops 10 Ml

Interactions with other medicines

Antacids such as cimetidine and ranitidine can decrease the absorption of this medicine. If an individual is taking these, they must inform their doctor in advance as Cepodem 50 Mg Drops 10 Ml side ef...
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Interactions with food items

There is no information available for this medicine.

Other general Interactions

There is no information available for this medicine.
storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Cepodem 50 Mg Drops 10 Ml

The medicine has to be stored at room temperature, away from moisture and heat. It should be kept tightly closed.
dosage

Dosage of Cepodem 50 Mg Drops 10 Ml

Overdose

  • Stomach pain
  • diarrhoea
  • nausea
  • headache
  • seizures
  • vomiting

Missed a Dose

If you miss a dose, take it as soon as you remember. However, if it is time for the next dose, the missed dose should be skipped. Do not take two doses together.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: What should I discuss with the doctor about before consuming this medication?

A: Provide a detailed account of your medical and surgical history. In case you are taking prescription medication or health supplements, you must inform the doctor before starting this medication.

Q: Will this medicine work for viral infections?

A: This medication will not work for viral infections like common cold and flu since this only helps in treating bacterial infections.

Q: How long does the medicine take to show its effect?

A: The time needed for the medicine to clear out the infection will depend on the condition being treated. The full course of the medication must be taken and it should not be stopped in the middle. Stopping the medication too early can cause the infection to return.
Last Updated on: 31 Jul 2020 | 07:00 PM (IST)
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