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Sporidex 250mg Bottle Of 30ml Suspension

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By RANBAXY LABORATORIES (SUN PHARMA)
30ml Suspension in Bottle

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Cephalexin / Cefalexin(250.0 Mg)
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Therapeutic classification
ANTIBIOTIC

Medical Description

Sporidex Suspension is an antibiotic and is used for the treatment of different types of bacterial infections of the ear, nose, sinuses (such as sinusitis), throat (tonsillitis), chest and lungs (such...
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    Uses
    Contraindications
    Side effects
    Precautions and Warnings
    Mode of Action
    Directions for Use
    Interactions
    Storage and disposal
    Dosage
    FAQs
    References
    Other Products
    Quick Summary
uses

Uses of Sporidex 250mg Bottle Of 30ml Suspension

Sporidex Suspension is used for the treatment of various types of bacterial infections of the nose, ear, throat, chest, lungs, kidney, skin and urinary tract.
contraindications

Contraindications of Sporidex 250mg Bottle Of 30ml Suspension

  • If you are allergic to cephalexin or any other ingredients of Sporidex Suspension.
  • If you are allergic to a similar class of antibiotics called cephalosporins.
  • If you are suffering from a hereditary condition called porphyria.
sideEffects

Side effects of Sporidex 250mg Bottle Of 30ml Suspension

  • Stomach pain
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Diarrhoea
  • Indigestion
  • Headache
  • Dizziness
  • Skin rash, itching
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of Sporidex 250mg Bottle Of 30ml Suspension

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Sporidex Suspension during pregnancy?
A:
Please consult your doctor before using Sporidex Suspension during pregnancy as there is limited information for its use in pregnant women.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Sporidex Suspension while breastfeeding?
A:
Cephalexin passes into the breastmilk in small amounts, thus you should be cautious when using Sporidex Suspension while breastfeeding.
driving

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Sporidex Suspension?
A:
You should be cautious while driving a vehicle or operating heavy machinery as Sporidex Suspension may make you feel dizzy.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Sporidex Suspension?
A:
You should avoid consuming alcohol while taking Sporidex Suspension, as it may worsen the side effects such as dizziness or nausea.
otherGeneralWarnings

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You develop an allergic reaction after taking Sporidex Suspension, immediately contact your doctor.
  • You have problems with your heart, liver or kidneys.
  • You develop bloody diarrhoea or mucous in diarrhoea after taking this medicine.
  • Sporidex Suspension should be taken only on your doctor’s prescription and complete the course of the medicine. Discontinuing the medicine in between treatment may lead to the bacteria becoming resist...
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modeOfAction

Mode of Action of Sporidex 250mg Bottle Of 30ml Suspension

How Does It Work?

Cephalexin in Sporidex Suspension works by inhibiting the synthesis of the bacterial cell wall, which ultimately leads to the death of bacteria.
directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Sporidex 250mg Bottle Of 30ml Suspension

  • Take Sporidex Suspension as instructed by your doctor.
  • Read the instructions on the bottle before usage.
  • Shake it well before use.
  • Use a measuring cup, spoon or dropper for the exact quantity.
interactions

Interactions of Sporidex 250mg Bottle Of 30ml Suspension

Interactions with other medicines

  • Some medicines can affect the way Sporidex Suspension 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.
  • Especially, if you are taking medicines used to treat cancer, gout (Probenecid), water tablets (ethacrynic acid, furosemide), diabetes (metformin), or other antibiotics.
  • Sporidex Suspension should not be concomitantly used with medicine like clindamycin, doxycycline to treat your bacterial infection.
  • Medicines used to thin your blood like warfarin should be used with caution along with Sporidex Suspension as it may increase bleeding.
  • You should let the doctor or the laboratory person know that you are using this medicine while going for a lab test, as this medicine may interfere with the lab tests.
storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Sporidex 250mg Bottle Of 30ml Suspension

  • Sporidex Suspension should be stored at room temperature protected from moisture and heat.
  • Keep it out of reach and sight of children and pets.
  • Do not use expired or damaged medicines.
dosage

Dosage of Sporidex 250mg Bottle Of 30ml Suspension

Overdose

Symptoms of an overdose may include nausea, vomiting, stomach discomfort, diarrhoea and blood in the urine. Seek urgent medical help if you feel you have taken Sporidex Suspension in excess.

Missed a Dose

In case you have missed taking any dose of Sporidex Suspension, take it as soon as you remember it. If it is almost time for the next dose, then skip the missed dose. Avoid taking a double dose of thi...
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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: What is the use of Sporidex Suspension?

A: Sporidex Suspension is used in the treatment of various types of bacterial infections of the nose, ear, throat, chest, lungs, kidney, skin and urinary tract

Q: How to take Sporidex Suspension?

A: Sporidex Suspension should be taken as instructed by your doctor. Shake well before taking it. Use a measuring cup, spoon, or dropper for the exact quantity.

Q: Is Sporidex Suspension an antibiotic?

A: Yes, Sporidex Suspension is an antibiotic.

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ContainsCephalexin / Cefalexin(250.0 Mg)
UsesBacterial infections
Side effectsNausea, vomiting, diarrhoea, indigestion
Last Updated on: 10 Aug 2021 | 03:35 PM (IST)
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