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Cepodem Xp 50mg Dry Syp

By RANBAXY LABORATORIES (SUN PHARMA)
30ml Dry Syrup in Bottle
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MRP 110.00
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Medical Description

Cepodem Xp Dry Syrup is used to treat bacterial infection of the throat/neck, lungs, ear, urinary tract and skin. It is a combination medicine containing cefpodoxime and clavulanic acid, which belongs...
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ContainsCefpodoxime(50.0 Mg),Clavulanic Acid(31.25 Mg)
UsesBacterial infections
Side effectsNausea, vomiting, diarrhoea, stomach pain
ClassificationANTIBIOTIC
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Uses of Cepodem Xp 50mg Dry Syp

Cepodem Xp Dry Syrup is used for the treatment of bacterial infection of the throat, ear, tonsils, airways, lungs, urinary tract and skin.

Contraindications of Cepodem Xp 50mg Dry Syp

  • If your child is allergic to cefpodoxime, clavulanic acid or any other components of Cepodem Xp Dry Syrup.

Side effects of Cepodem Xp 50mg Dry Syp

  • Diarrhoea
  • Vomiting
  • Nausea
  • Decreased appetite
  • A dry mouth
  • Stomach pain
  • Headache
  • Weakness
  • Fever
  • Fungal infection
  • Sleepiness
  • Skin rash, redness

Precautions and Warnings of Cepodem Xp 50mg Dry Syp

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • Your child develops an allergic reaction after taking Cepodem Xp Dry Syrup.
  • Your child had diarrhoea after the use of Cepodem Xp Dry Syrup earlier.
  • Cepodem Xp Dry Syrup should not be used for infants below 3-months of age.

Mode of Action of Cepodem Xp 50mg Dry Syp

How Does It Work?

Cepodem Xp Dry Syrup works by the combined action of both its components: cefpodoxime and clavulanic acid Cefpodoxime is an antibiotic that inhibits the formation of the bacterial cell wall resulting...
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Directions for Use of Cepodem Xp 50mg Dry Syp

Take Cepodem Xp Dry Syrup as directed by your doctor. For reconstitution, add boiled and cooled water, slightly below the mark on the bottle or as suggested by the doctor. Shake it well and make the...
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Interactions of Cepodem Xp 50mg Dry Syp

Interactions with other medicines

  • Some medicines can affect the way Cepodem Xp 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.
  • Concomitant use of acid-lowering medicines such as Ranitidine, Cimetidine with Cepodem Xp Dry Syrup can decrease the effect of this medicine.
  • Concomitant use of Probenecid with Cepodem Xp Dry Syrup increases the effect of this medicine.
  • When medicines known to cause harm to the kidney such as amphotericin-B, vancomycin, amikacin are administered along with Cepodem Xp Dry Syrup may increase the risk of kidney disease.

Storage and disposal of Cepodem Xp 50mg Dry Syp

  • Store Cepodem Xp Dry Syrup at temperature not exceeding 25°C. Protect it from light and moisture.
  • Store the reconstituted suspension in the refrigerator.
  • Keep it out of the reach of children and pets.

Dosage of Cepodem Xp 50mg Dry Syp

Overdose

  • Symptoms of an overdose of Cepodem Xp Dry Syrup include nausea, vomiting, gas, stomach pain and diarrhoea.
  • If you have given too much of this medicine to your child, then contact your doctor or reach out to the nearest hospital immediately.

Missed a Dose

If you have missed giving any dose of Cepodem Xp Dry Syrup, then give it as soon as you remember. If it's already time for the next dose, then skip the missed dose and follow the regular dosing schedu...
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Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Nikita Toshi

BDS (Bachelor of Dental Surgery)

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: How long can I store Cepodem Xp Dry Syrup?

A: The reconstituted suspension of Cepodem Xp Dry Syrup should be stored in the refrigerator. Content should be used within 7 days. Later, discard the remaining portion of medicine.

Q: What should I do if my child vomits after giving Cepodem Xp Dry Syrup?

A: If your child vomits within 30 minutes of administering Cepodem Xp Dry Syrup, you need to give the same dose again.

Q: Is diarrhoea a common side effect of Cepodem Xp Dry Syrup?

A: Yes, diarrhoea is a common side effect of Cepodem Xp Dry Syrup. However, if your child has diarrhoea with blood and mucous along with stomach pain and fever, contact your doctor immediately. It can be a sign of inflammation of the large intestine.
Product Details
Brand
CEPODEM XP
Last Updated on: 05 Jun 2021 | 02:15 PM (IST)
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