Gramocef Cv 200mg Strip Of 10 Tablets
Gramocef Cv 200mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

Gramocef Cv 200mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

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Medical Description

Gramocef Cv 200 tablet is an antibiotic medicine containing a combination of cefixime and clavulanic acid as its active ingredient. It is used for the treatment of severe bacterial infections. Take th...
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ContainsCefixime(200.0 Mg),Clavulanic Acid(125.0 Mg)
UsesBacterial infections
Side effectsNausea, vomiting, diarrhoea, headache
ClassificationANTIBIOTIC
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Uses of Gramocef Cv 200mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

Gramocef Cv 200 mg tablet is used for the treatment of severe bacterial infections of the urinary tract, lungs, throat and tonsil, skin or infections like typhoid fever or gonorrhoea.

Contraindications of Gramocef Cv 200mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

  • If you have an allergy to cefixime, clavulanic acid or any of the ingredient of Gramocef Cv 200 mg tablet.
  • If you are allergic to the Cephalosporin class of antibiotics.

Side effects of Gramocef Cv 200mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

  • Diarrhoea
  • Frequent or loose stool
  • Stomach pain
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Flatulence
  • Stomach upset
  • Skin rashes
  • Itching
  • Mouth ulcers

Precautions and Warnings of Gramocef Cv 200mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Gramocef Cv 200 mg tablet during pregnancy?
A:
The effect of Gramocef Cv 200 tablet on pregnant women is not yet studied, thus it should not be used in pregnancy unless considered essential by your doctor.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Gramocef Cv 200 mg tablet while breastfeeding?
A:
It is not known whether components of Gramocef Cv 200 mg tablet passes into human milk. It is advised to discontinue nursing temporarily if you are taking this medicine. If you are taking this medicine while breastfeeding, please watch for diarrhoea in your baby.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Gramocef Cv 200 mg tablet?
A:
It is advised not to drive or use machines when you have taken Gramocef Cv 200 mg tablet as it can cause dizziness.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Gramocef Cv 200 mg tablet?
A:
No information is available on the interactions of Gramocef Cv 200 mg tablet with alcohol. However, it is advisable to avoid the consumption of alcohol during the treatment as it may worsen the side effects like dizziness.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You develop any allergic reaction after taking Gramocef Cv 200 mg tablet
  • You have a history of allergy to penicillins, cephalosporins.
  • You have a history of infection and swelling in the colon (colitis).
  • You have a history of haemolytic anaemia (decreased red blood cells).
  • You have a blood clotting problem or you are taking any anticoagulant medicine.
  • You experience persistent diarrhoea.
  • You are suffering from kidney problems.

Mode of Action of Gramocef Cv 200mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

How Does It Work?

  • Cefixime controls the growth of bacteria and kills them by inhibiting the synthesis of the bacterial cell wall.
  • However, the bacteria can make an enzyme (beta-lactamases) that can destroy Cefixime.
  • Clavulanic acid inactivates this enzyme. This helps Cefixime to function optimally.

Directions for Use of Gramocef Cv 200mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

Gramocef Cv 200 mg tablet should be taken as directed by your doctor. Swallow it whole with a glass of water, do not cut, break or chew the medicine. It would be best if you took it at a fixed time fo...
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Interactions of Gramocef Cv 200mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

Interactions with other medicines

  • Some medicines can affect the way Gramocef Cv 200 tablet 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 interaction.
  • This medicine can increase the levels of carbamazepine (a medicine used for controlling fits or nerve pain), thus monitoring is required.
  • If you are taking blood thinners like warfarin, there may be an increased risk of bleeding.
  • If you are taking birth control pills like oral contraceptives (O.C pills), caution is needed as this medicine interferes with their action.

Storage and disposal of Gramocef Cv 200mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

  • Store Gramocef Cv 200 mg tablet below 25°C.
  • Keep it in original packing to protect it from moisture.
  • Keep the medicine out of the reach of children.

Dosage of Gramocef Cv 200mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

Overdose

If you think you have taken too much of Gramocef Cv 200 tablet contact your doctor immediately or visit the nearest hospital.

Missed a Dose

It is advised not to miss any dose of antibiotics as it can fail therapy. If you missed any dose of Gramocef Cv 200 mg tablet, take it as soon as you remember. If it's time for your next dose then ski...
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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: For how long do I need to take Gramocef Cv 200 tablet?

A: You need to complete the full course of medicine, as per your doctor's prescription. If you stop Gramocef Cv 200 tablet early, the infection may reoccur. Also, next time, the bacteria may not respond to this antibiotic as incomplete treatments can lead to bacterial resistance.

Q: I have a fever and cold, can I take Gramocef Cv 200 mg tablet?

A: No, Gramocef Cv 200 mg tablet is a higher antibiotic and reserved for severe bacterial infections. This medicine should be taken only if your doctor considers it essential for you. Also, this medicine is not meant for viral infections.

Q: Does Gramocef Cv 200 mg tablet cause drowsiness?

A: Gramocef Cv 200 tablet does not make you sleepy or drowsy. This tablet may cause dizziness, and thus in such case you are advised not to drive or perform activities that need mental alertness.

Q: Can I give Gramocef Cv 200 tablet to my child who is 9 years old?

A: No, Gramocef Cv 200 tablet is a higher antibiotic and not recommended to be used in children, Please do not give medicines to your child without proper medical guidance as it may do more harm than good.

Q: Is Gramocef Cv 200 tablet an antibiotic?

A: Yes, Gramocef Cv 200 tablet is an antibiotic medicine.
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GRAMOCEF CV
Last Updated on: 03 Jul 2021 | 11:47 AM (IST)
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