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Jupidox 200mg Strip Of 6 Tablets

By JUPITER BIOLABS PVT LTD
6 Tablet(s) in Strip
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MRP 189.00
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Jupidox 200 MG Description

Jupidox Tablet is an antibiotic that is used to treat infection of the urinary tract, lungs, airways, sinus, throat and windpipe. It is a combination medicine containing cefpodoxime and clavulanic ac

d as its active ingredients. It acts by the combined action of its two components. Cefpodoxime inhibits the growth of bacteria by interfering with the cell wall and clavulanic acid helps in maintaining the optimal levels of Cefpodoxime. It should be taken as directed by the doctor and in doses and duration as prescribed. Complete the course of antibiotics and do not miss any dose or stop taking this medicine on your own. Before using Jupidox Tablet, inform the doctor if you are pregnant, planning a pregnancy or are breastfeeding and about your detailed medical history.

Product Summary

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ContainsCefpodoxime(200.0 Mg)
UsesBacterial infection
Side effectsHeadache, nausea, vomiting, stomach pain, diarrhoea
TherapyANTIBIOTIC
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Uses of Jupidox 200 MG

Jupidox Tablet is used for the treatment of bacterial infections of the skin, ear, respiratory tract, urinary tract, lungs, throat and tonsil, sexually transmitted diseases.

Contraindications of Jupidox 200 MG

  • If you have an allergy to this medicine or any of the ingredients of Jupidox Tablet.
  • If you have an infection that is caused by the bacteria Clostridium difficile.
  • If you are allergic to the cephalosporin class of antibiotics.
  • If you have problems with your liver or kidney.
  • If you are suffering from fits.

Side effects of Jupidox 200 MG

  • Headache
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Stomach pain
  • Diarrhoea

Precautions and Warnings of Jupidox 200 MG

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Jupidox Tablet during pregnancy?
A:
You should consult your doctor before using Jupidox Tablet as there is limited information about its safety during pregnancy. Your doctor will only prescribe you this medicine if considered essential after assessing the benefits over risks.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Jupidox Tablet while breastfeeding?
A:
Components of Jupidox Tablet are secreted in breast milk in low amounts. Thus, your doctor will decide of either discontinuing the medicine or the breastfeeding after assessing the potential risk on breastfeeding infant over risk of delayed treatment on breastfeeding mother.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Jupidox Tablet?
A:
It is advisable not to drive or use machines when you have taken Jupidox Tablet as it may cause dizziness.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Jupidox Tablet?
A:
Avoid consuming alcohol when taking Jupidox Tablet as it can cause facial flushing, nausea, vomiting or a more severe reaction.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have a history of allergic reactions to any antibiotic medicine.
  • You are suffering from persistent diarrhoea when on Jupidox Tablet or even after discontinuing this medicine.
  • You regularly consume alcohol in excess.

Mode of Action of Jupidox 200 MG

How Does It Work?

  • Jupidox Tablet works by the combined action of both its components: cefpodoxime and clavulanic acid
  • Cefpodoxime controls the growth of bacteria and kills them by inhibiting the synthesis of the bacterial cell wall. However, the bacteria make an enzyme (beta-lactamases) that can destroy Cefpodoxime.
  • Clavulanic acid inactivates this enzyme and hence helps Cefpodoxime to function optimally.

Directions for Use of Jupidox 200 MG

Jupidox Tablet should be taken as directed by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole with a glass of water. Do not cut, break or chew the medicine. It should be taken after your meals to avoid stomach dis...
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Interactions of Jupidox 200 MG

Interactions with other medicines

  • Some medicines can affect the way Jupidox 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 interactions.
  • Medicines used to treat gout-like probenecid as they may alter the way your kidney functions.
  • If you are taking other medicines like Cyclosporine, Cisplatin, Indomethacin, inform your doctor as your kidney functions need to be monitored more closely.

Interactions with food items

Jupidox Tablet should be taken after food to avoid any stomach discomforts.

Storage and disposal of Jupidox 200 MG

  • Store Jupidox Tablet in a cool and dry place.
  • Keep it in original packaging to protect it from light.
  • Keep the medicine out of the reach of children.
  • 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 Jupidox 200 MG

Overdose

  • Symptoms of an overdose include nausea, vomiting and diarrhoea.
  • If you are suffering from kidney problems and you take more of this medicine, brain diseases may occur.
  • Contact your doctor immediately or visit the nearest hospital if you think you have taken too much of Jupidox Tablet.

Missed a Dose

  • It is advisable not to miss any dose of antibiotics as it can result in the failure of therapy.
  • If you have missed taking any dose of Jupidox Tablet, take it as soon as you remember.
  • If it's time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and continue with your regular dosing schedule.
  • Do not take a double dose of this medicine to compensate for the missed one.

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 should I take Jupidox Tablet?

A: You need to complete the full course of medicine, as per your doctor's prescribed duration. If you stop taking Jupidox Tablet before completing the treatment, there may be chances that the infection may reoccur.

Q: Can I take Jupidox Tablet for flu?

A: Flu is a common cold that is generally caused by viruses. Jupidox Tablet only works against bacteria and not viruses. Do not self-medicate, as this antibiotic is for severe infections. Seek medical help and follow your doctor's advice.

Q: Can we consume alcohol with Jupidox Tablet?

  • You should avoid consuming alcohol along with this medicine as alcohol and Jupidox Tablet have similar side effects.
  • The concomitant use can further increase the side effects.
  • Alcohol slows down body's functions and can reduce energy levels which can delay the recovery from illness.
Product Details
Brand
JUPIDOX
Expires on or After
02/01/2023
Last Updated on: 02 Aug 2021 | 01:13 PM (IST)

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