Monocef-O CV Tablet is used to treat bacterial infections of the throat/neck, lungs, ear, urinary tract and skin caused by bacterial organisms. It is an antibiotic that contains cefpodoxime and clavulanic acid as their active ingredient. Cefpodoxime and clavulanic acid in Monocef-O CV acts synergistically to produce effects by killing or inhibiting the growth of the bacteria and inactivating the enzymes released by the bacteria. Take the medicine as suggested by the doctor for the prescribed duration. Do not stop taking this medicine, even if you start feeling better, as it may result in treatment failure and increase the chance of reoccurrence of the infection. Always complete the course of antibiotic treatment. Before using the Monocef-O CV tablet, inform the doctor if you are pregnant, planning a pregnancy or breastfeeding and about your detailed medical history....
Q: For how long do I need to take the Monocef-O CV medicine?
A: You must complete the course of Monocef O CV, as per the doctor's prescribed duration. If you stop, there may be chances of infection to reoccur.
Q: Can I take the Monocef-O CV medicine in case I have flu?
A: Flu is the common cold that is caused by viruses. The medicine works against bacteria and not viruses. Do not self-medicate, as the antibiotic is for severe infections. Seek medical help and follow the doctor's advice.
Q: Can I use Monocef-O CV medicine for throat infections?
A: Yes, the Monocef-O CV medicine is used to treat throat infections caused by bacterial organisms. The doctor might prescribe you the one based on the causative organism and its sensitivity to the medicine.
Q: Can I take the Monocef-O CV medicine without food?
A: Monocef O CV must be taken with food to avoid an upset stomach, it enhances the absorption of the medicine by consuming the medicine on empty stomach results in an upset stomach.
Q: Can I stop taking Monocef-O CV 200, if I feel relieved?
A: No, antibiotics have to be taken for the complete course as prescribed by your doctor. To ensure complete and effective treatment, take medicine for the full course, even if you start feeling fine midway.
Q: What is the composition of Monocef-O CV 200?
A: Monocef-O CV 200 consists of cefpodoxime and clavulanic acid as their active ingredient, which is an antibiotic used to treat various bacterial infections.
Q: Is Monocef-O CV safe in pregnancy?
A: There is limited data available about the effect of Monocef-O CV tablets during pregnancy. Hence, it is recommended not to take this medicine unless it is prescribed by your doctor. Consult your doctor if you are pregnant, think you may be pregnant or are planning to have a baby.
Q: Is Monocef used for dengue?
A: No, it is an antibiotic medicine and intended for use in bacterial infections. It is not effective in dengue. Dengue fever is caused due to viral infection and antibiotic is not effective against viruses.