Podocef Syrup is used for the treatment of bacterial infections such as pneumonia, bronchitis and other infections of the skin, nose, throat, urinary tract, etc. It is an antibiotic medicine containing cefpodoxime as its active ingredient. It works by killing the bacteria, improving your condition and curing the infection. Podocef Syrup should be taken as directed by the doctor and in the correct doses and for the exact duration as prescribed. It should be taken with food to avoid stomach discomforts. Nausea, vomiting, headache and stomach pain are some of the common side effects of Podocef Syrup. Most of which are temporary. However, if you feel the side effects persist or your condition worsens, contact your doctor immediately. Before using Podocef Syrup, inform the doctor if you are pregnant, planning a pregnancy or breastfeeding and about your detailed medical history....
Q: Can Podocef Syrup be taken for flu and running nose?
No, you should not take Podocef Syrup without consulting the doctor.
This medicine is a higher antibiotic meant for severe infections and your doctor will prescribe you the same only if it is essential.
This medication is not for viral infections and generally, flu occurs due to viruses.
Q: Can I stop taking Podocef Syrup before the prescribed duration?
A: No, finish the full course of the treatment, even if you feel better. Though you start feeling better, there is still infection-causing bacteria present in the body, which can make the infection return in a few days. Also, when one does not complete the course, these few bacteria later become resistant to these antibiotics and cause severe infections, which are difficult to treat. Hence, always finish the course with Podocef Syrup as prescribed by your doctor.
Q: What is Podocef Syrup?
A: Podocef Syrup is an antibiotic containing Cefpodoxime as its active ingredient. It is used to treat bacterial infections such as pneumonia, bronchitis and other infections of the skin, ear, nose, throat, urinary tract.
Q: What should I discuss with my healthcare expert before taking Podocef Syrup?
Inform the doctor about your detailed medical & surgical history.
Inform your doctor if you have liver or kidney disease.
Inform your doctor if you are pregnant, breastfeeding or are planning to have a baby.
Podocef Syrup may interact with other medicines, hence, inform your doctor if you are taking any other medicines including supplements or herbal products. Also, inform your doctor if you are stopping any medicine....