Monocef O Cv 100/62.5mg Bottle Of 30ml Dry Suspension
Monocef O Cv 100/62.5mg Bottle Of 30ml Dry Suspension Description
Monocef O Cv Dry Syrup contains a combination of Cefpodoxime and Clavulanic acid. They belong to the antibiotic class of medicine. It is used to treat bacterial infection of the throat/neck, lungs, e
ar, urinary tract and skin. It works by inhibiting the formation of the cell wall and killing the various susceptible bacterial organisms. This medicine is designed to be used only by children. It should be used for children below 12-years of age and infants above 3-months of age. You need to dissolve the powder in sterile water given along by following the directions and shake it well. Give this dry syrup as prescribed and for the prescribed duration to your child. The common side effects of Monocef O Cv Dry Syrup are diarrhoea, nausea, vomiting and gas. If you feel the side effects persist or the condition of your child worsens, contact your doctor immediately.
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|Contains||Clavulanic Acid(62.5 Mg/5ml) + Cefpodoxime(100.0 Mg/5ml)|
Uses of Monocef O Cv 100/62.5mg Bottle Of 30ml Dry Suspension
Contraindications of Monocef O Cv 100/62.5mg Bottle Of 30ml Dry Suspension
Side effects of Monocef O Cv 100/62.5mg Bottle Of 30ml Dry Suspension
- Diarrhoea, vomiting, nausea, decreased appetite, dry mouth
- Rash, fungal rash, redness of the skin
- Stomach pain, headache, weakness, fever, fungal infection, sleepiness
Precautions and Warnings of Monocef O Cv 100/62.5mg Bottle Of 30ml Dry Suspension
Other General Warnings
- Your child is allergic to any of the medicine or substances.
- Your child had diarrhoea after the use of Monocef O Cv Dry Syrup earlier.
- Monocef O Cv Dry Syrup should not be used for infants below 3-months of age.
Mode of Action of Monocef O Cv 100/62.5mg Bottle Of 30ml Dry Suspension
How Does It Work?
- Cefpodoxime is an antibiotic that inhibits the formation of the bacterial cell wall resulting in bacterial death.
- Clavulanic acid inhibits a chemical substance, β-lactamase produced by bacterial cells, which breaks down Cefpodoxime and thereby allows cefpodoxime to attack and kill the bacteria. It reduces resistance and enhances the activity of cefpodoxime against bacteria....
Directions for Use of Monocef O Cv 100/62.5mg Bottle Of 30ml Dry Suspension
- Take Monocef O Cv 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 well and make the volume up to the given mark on the bottle.
- Use a measuring cup, spoon or a dropper for the exact quantity.
- Reconstituted solutions should be used within the duration mentioned in the bottle.
Interactions of Monocef O Cv 100/62.5mg Bottle Of 30ml Dry Suspension
Interactions with other medicines
- Concomitant use of acid-lowering medicines such as Ranitidine, Cimetidine with Monocef O Cv Dry Syrup can decrease the effect of this medicine.
- Concomitant use of Probenecid with Monocef O Cv 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 Monocef O Cv Dry Syrup. may increase the risk of kidney disease.
- Discuss with your doctor about any other medicine, herbal preparations and supplements you are giving to your child currently to avoid interactions.
Storage and disposal of Monocef O Cv 100/62.5mg Bottle Of 30ml Dry Suspension
- Store at temperature not exceeding 25°C. Protect from light and moisture.
- Store the reconstituted suspension in the refrigerator.
- Keep it out of the reach of children and pets.
Dosage of Monocef O Cv 100/62.5mg Bottle Of 30ml Dry Suspension
- Symptoms of an overdose of Monocef O Cv 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.
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Dr. Arpit Verma
MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)
Dr. Ritu Budania
MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)