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Monocef O Cv 100mg Dry Syp 30ml

By ARISTO PHARMACEUTICALS PVT LTD
30ml Dry Syrup in Bottle

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Cefpodoxime(100.0 Mg) + Clavulanic Acid(62.5 Mg)
therapy
Therapeutic classification
ANTIBIOTIC

Medical 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, ea...
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    Uses
    Contraindications
    Side effects
    Precautions and Warnings
    Mode of Action
    Directions for Use
    Interactions
    Storage and disposal
    Dosage
    FAQs
    References
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uses

Uses of Monocef O Cv 100mg Dry Syp 30ml

Monocef O Cv Dry Syrup is used to treat bacterial infection caused by various types of susceptible microorganisms of the throat, ear, tonsils, airways, lungs, urinary tract and skin.
contraindications

Contraindications of Monocef O Cv 100mg Dry Syp 30ml

If your child is allergic to Cefpodoxime, Clavulanic acid or any other component of Monocef O Cv Dry Syrup.
sideEffects

Side effects of Monocef O Cv 100mg Dry Syp 30ml

  • Diarrhoea, vomiting, nausea, decreased appetite, dry mouth
  • Rash, fungal rash, redness of the skin
  • Stomach pain, headache, weakness, fever, fungal infection, sleepiness
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of Monocef O Cv 100mg Dry Syp 30ml

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Monocef O Cv Dry Syrup during pregnancy?
A:
Pregnant women should not take Monocef O Cv Dry Syrup since it is meant to be used in children.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Monocef O Cv Dry Syrup while breastfeeding?
A:
Breastfeeding women should not take Monocef O Cv Dry Syrup since it is meant to be used in children.
otherGeneralWarnings

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • 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.
modeOfAction

Mode of Action of Monocef O Cv 100mg Dry Syp 30ml

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 resista...
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directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Monocef O Cv 100mg Dry Syp 30ml

  • 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

Interactions of Monocef O Cv 100mg Dry Syp 30ml

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.
storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Monocef O Cv 100mg Dry Syp 30ml

  • 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

Dosage of Monocef O Cv 100mg Dry Syp 30ml

Overdose

  • 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.

Missed a Dose

If you have missed giving any dose of Monocef O Cv 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 sche...
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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: How long can I store Monocef O Cv Dry Syrup?

A: The reconstituted suspension of Monocef O Cv Dry Syrup should be stored in the refrigerator. Content should be used within 7-days. Later, discard off the remaining portion of medicine.

Q: What should I do if my child vomits after giving Monocef O Cv Dry Syrup?

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

Q: Is diarrhoea a common side effect during the treatment?

A: Yes, diarrhoea is a common side effect during the treatment. 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.
Last Updated on: 22 Mar 2021 | 05:05 PM (IST)
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