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Zefclav 250mg Strip Of 6 Tablets

By MACLEODS PHARMACEUTICALS
6 Tablet(s) in Strip
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MRP 31.47
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Zefclav 250mg Strip Of 6 Tablets Description

Zefclav Dt Tablet is a antibiotic used to treat bacterial infections of the skin, throat, lungs, soft tissue, and urinary tract. It contains a combination of cefadroxil and clavulanic acid as its act

ive ingredients. This medicine should be used for the exact dose and duration that it is prescribed. Before using this medicine, inform the doctor about your detailed medical history, if you are pregnant, planning a pregnancy, or breastfeeding. Do not use this medicine on your own.

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Product Summary

Offer Price₹26.75
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ContainsClavulanic Acid(62.5 Mg) + Cephadroxil / Cefadroxil(250.0 Mg)
UsesBacterial infections
Side effectsNausea, vomiting, stomach pain, diarrhoea, indigestion
TherapyANTIBIOTIC
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uses

Uses of Zefclav 250mg Strip Of 6 Tablets

Zefclav Dt Tablet is used for the treatment of bacterial infections of the urinary tract, throat, lungs, skin, and soft tissue.
contraindications

Contraindications of Zefclav 250mg Strip Of 6 Tablets

  • If you are allergic to Zefclav Dt or any other ingredient of Zefclav Dt Tablet.
  • If you are allergic to beta-lactam antibiotics like penicillin and cephalosporins. If you are not sure what these medicines are, please confirm with your doctor.
sideEffects

Side effects of Zefclav 250mg Strip Of 6 Tablets

  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Diarrhoea
  • Stomach pain
  • Indigestion
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of Zefclav 250mg Strip Of 6 Tablets

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Zefclav Dt Tablet during pregnancy?
A:
You should consult the doctor before using Zefclav Dt Tablet during pregnancy as there is limited information about the effect of this medicine on pregnant women. The doctor will only prescribe you this medicine if considered essential.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Zefclav Dt Tablet while breastfeeding?
A:
  • Zefclav Dt Tablet may pass into human breast milk. This medicine should be used in breastfeeding women only if recommended by the doctor.
driving

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Zefclav Dt Tablet?
A:
Zefclav Dt Tablet may cause dizziness and drowsiness. If you experience any such symptoms which may affect your ability to drive safely, it is advised to avoid driving.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Zefclav Dt Tablet?
A:
There is limited information available regarding the interaction of alcohol with Zefclav Dt Tablet. Ask your doctor for advice on alcohol intake along with Zefclav Dt Tablet.
otherGeneralWarnings

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You develop an allergic reaction after taking Zefclav Dt Tablet.
  • You have or had an allergic reaction to cephalosporins or penicillins.
  • You have problems with the kidney or intestines.
  • You develop fever and feel weak.
  • You develop persistent diarrhoea during treatment with this medicine.
modeOfAction

Mode of Action of Zefclav 250mg Strip Of 6 Tablets

How Does It Work?

  • Zefclav Dt Tablet binds to certain proteins called penicillin-binding proteins (PBPs) and prevents the formation of the bacterial cell wall. This results in the death of infection-causing bacteria.
  • clavulanic acid does not have any actions against bacteria but it inactivates an enzyme called beta-lactamases produced by bacteria which can destroy amoxicillin. Hence, it helps cefadroxil to functio...
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directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Zefclav 250mg Strip Of 6 Tablets

  • Take Zefclav Dt Tablet as directed by the doctor.
  • Swallow as a whole with a glass of water, after food.
  • Do not cut, break or chew the medicine.
  • Take at a fixed time for optimal results.
  • Do not consume more than the dose prescribed by the doctor.
interactions

Interactions of Zefclav 250mg Strip Of 6 Tablets

Interactions with other medicines

  • Some medicines can affect the way Zefclav Dt Tablet works, or Zefclav Dt Tablet itself can reduce the effectiveness of other medicines taken at the same time.
  • Inform the doctor about all medicines, supplements, or herbals you are taking or might take to avoid possible interaction.
  • Particular care should be taken if you are taking blood thinner medicines, other antibiotics, or medicines to treat heart problems and gout.
storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Zefclav 250mg Strip Of 6 Tablets

  • Store Zefclav Dt Tablet below 30°C in a cool and dry place, away from direct sunlight.
  • Keep it away from children and pets..
dosage

Dosage of Zefclav 250mg Strip Of 6 Tablets

Overdose

Symptoms of an overdose of Zefclav Dt Tablet may include dizziness, low blood pressure, nausea, vomiting, skin eruptions, diarrhoea, cramps, altered consciousness, and muscle contractions. If you thin...
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Missed a Dose

If you have missed taking a dose of Zefclav Dt Tablet, take it as soon as you remember it. If it's time for the next dose, skip the missed one and continue with the regular dosing schedule. Avoid taki...
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Content Details

WRITTEN BY
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Dr. Nikita Toshi

BDS (Bachelor of Dental Surgery)

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: Can I stop taking Zefclav Dt Tablet if I feel better?

A: Do not stop taking Zefclav Dt Tablet without completing the full course. You may feel better after taking a few doses, it is essential to finish the course as not all bacteria are killed with a few treatments. Stopping the medication makes the infection harder to treat.

Q: What precautions should I take while taking Zefclav Dt Tablet?

  • Watch for persistent diarrhoea, blood in urine, repeated infections, weakness. Seek medical help if you experience the symptoms.
  • The antibiotic is only for severe infections not controlled by other antibiotics, do not take Zefclav Dt Tablet on your own.
  • The medicine is not meant for viral or fungal infections. It acts against bacteria.

Q: When should I take Zefclav Dt Tablet?

A: Take Zefclav Dt Tablet after food or along with food as it reduces the chances of side effects associated with the stomach and digestion.
Product Details
Brand
ZEFCLAV
Expires on or After
03/05/2023
Last Updated on: 06 Jun 2022 | 03:27 PM (IST)
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