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Droxyl Dt 250mg Tablet

By TORRENT PHARMACEUTICALS LTD
10 Tablet(s) in Strip
33.87*
MRP 41.30
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Cephadroxil / Cefadroxil(250.0 Mg)
therapy
Therapeutic classification
ANTIBIOTIC

Medical Description

Droxyl Dt Tablet contains Cefadroxil which is a higher antibiotic. It belongs to the Cephalosporin group of medicines. Droxyl Dt Tablet is used to treat bacterial infections of the urinary tract, thro...
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    Uses
    Contraindications
    Side effects
    Precautions and Warnings
    Mode of Action
    Directions for Use
    Interactions
    Storage and disposal
    Dosage
    FAQs
    References
    Other Products
    Quick Summary
uses

Uses of Droxyl Dt 250mg Tablet

Droxyl Dt Tablet is used to treat bacterial infections of the urinary tract, skin & skin structure, throat, lungs, airways only.
contraindications

Contraindications of Droxyl Dt 250mg Tablet

  • If you have any allergic reactions to the Cefadroxil or other Cephalosporin antibiotics or any other ingredients of Droxyl Dt Tablet.
  • If you have a history of severe allergic reaction to Penicillin.
sideEffects

Side effects of Droxyl Dt 250mg Tablet

  • Nausea, vomiting
  • Diarrhoea
  • Stomach pain, indigestion
  • Allergic reactions (skin rash or itching)
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of Droxyl Dt 250mg Tablet

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Droxyl Dt Tablet during pregnancy?
A:
There is limited information about the effects of Droxyl Dt Tablet during pregnancy. Thus, it should be used only if it is prescribed by the doctor after assessing the benefits and needs.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Droxyl Dt Tablet while breastfeeding?
A:
  • A component of Droxyl Dt Tablet passes into the breastmilk in minimal amounts. However, it is not expected to cause any harm to the newborn baby.
  • If your baby develops thrush, rash or diarrhoea then breastfeeding should be discontinued
driving

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Droxyl Dt Tablet?
A:
Droxyl Dt Tablet does not have an effect on your ability to drive a vehicle or use machines.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Droxyl Dt Tablet?
A:
Alcohol should be avoided along with Droxyl Dt Tablet as it can worsen the side effects. It is advised to limit alcohol consumption.
otherGeneralWarnings

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You develop a fever, weakness and Droxyl Dt Tablet is known to cause a decrease in white blood cells, hence you may experience repeated infections, visit your doctor to get your white blood cell count...
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  • You develop difficulty in breathing, swelling on your face, chest tightness, rashes, immediately visit the hospital as these are serious side effects and can be life-threatening.
  • You notice blood in your urine or back pain.
  • You have an allergy to Penicillins.
  • You experience weakness, loss of appetite as these could be due to decreased red cell count.
modeOfAction

Mode of Action of Droxyl Dt 250mg Tablet

How Does It Work?

Droxyl Dt Tablet works by stopping the growth of the bacterial cell wall which eventually leads to the death of the bacteria.
directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Droxyl Dt 250mg Tablet

Droxyl Dt Tablet should be taken as directed by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole with a glass of water. Take it at a fixed time for optimal results. Do not consume it more than that prescribed by yo...
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interactions

Interactions of Droxyl Dt 250mg Tablet

Interactions with other medicines

  • Medicines used to treat infections (antibiotics) like Gentamicin, Sulfamethoxazole/ Trimethoprim, Chloramphenicol, Polymyxin B, Vancomycin, Colistin.
  • Medicines used to treat gout (Probenecid).
  • Medicines used to treat blood pressure (water pills/ Diuretics like Furosemide).
  • Medicines used to thin the blood like Warfarin.
  • Discuss with your doctor about any other medicines, herbal preparations and supplements you are taking currently to avoid any possible interactions.
storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Droxyl Dt 250mg Tablet

  • Keep Droxyl Dt Tablet in original packaging to protect it from light and moisture.
  • Store this medicine below 30°C.
  • Keep it out of reach of children and pets.
dosage

Dosage of Droxyl Dt 250mg Tablet

Overdose

  • An overdose of Droxyl Dt Tablet can result in difficulty in breathing, dizziness, low blood pressure, irregular heartbeats, nausea, vomiting, skin eruptions, diarrhoea, cramps, altered consciousness, ...
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  • If you have taken too much of this medicine, then contact your doctor or reach out to the nearest hospital immediately.

Missed a Dose

If you have missed taking any dose of this medicine, take it as early as you remember. If it's time for your next dose, then skip the missed dose and continue with your regular dosing schedule. Do not...
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Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Abhishek B L

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: Can I stop Droxyl Dt Tablet if I feel better?

A: Do not stop taking Droxyl Dt Tablet without completing the full course. Though you may be feeling better after a few doses, it is essential to finish the course as not all bacteria are killed with a few treatments. Stopping the medication can make the infection harder to treat.

Q: Do I need to be cautious about anything while taking Droxyl Dt Tablet?

  • Watch for persistent diarrhoea, blood in the urine, repeated infections, weakness. Seek medical help if you experience these symptoms.
  • This antibiotic is only for severe infections not controlled by other antibiotics, do not take this medicine on your own.
  • Droxyl Dt Tablet is also not meant for viral or fungal infections. It acts only against bacteria.

Q: Shall I take Droxyl Dt Tablet before or after meals?

A: Droxyl Dt Tablet should be taken preferably after meals to avoid an upset stomach.

Q: What is Droxyl Dt Tablet used for?

A: Droxyl Dt Tablet is an antibiotic containing Cefadroxil as its active ingredient. It is mainly used to treat bacterial infections of the ear throat, airways, skin, urinary tract and lungs caused by various susceptible organisms.

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Quick Summary

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ContainsCephadroxil / Cefadroxil(250.0 Mg)
UsesBacterial infection
Side effectsDiarrhea, nausea, vomiting, stomach ache
Last Updated on: 15 Apr 2021 | 10:31 AM (IST)
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