Medicine Overview of Alcepod Tablet DT
Alcepod 100 mg Tablet DT is used in the treatment of bacterial infections
. It is used for short-term treatment of bacterial infections of urinary tract, skin and soft-tissue, ear, bone, blood, abdomen, genital and lungs (pneumonia). It is also used to prevent infections after surgery.
Side Effects of Alcepod are Rash, Vomiting, Nausea, Diarrhoea.
Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Dissolve it in a glass of water before taking it. Alcepod 100 mg Tablet DT is to be taken with food.
Alcepod 100 mg Tablet DT is an antibiotic. It kills bacteria by preventing them from forming the bacterial protective covering which is needed for them to survive.
In Depth Information on Alcepod Tablet DT
Your doctor has prescribed Alcepod 100 mg Tablet DT to cure your infection and improve your symptoms.
Do not skip any doses and finish the full course of treatment even if you feel better. Stopping it early may make the infection to come back and harder to treat.
Discontinue Alcepod 100 mg Tablet DT and inform your doctor immediately if you get a rash, itchy skin, swelling of face and mouth, or have difficulty in breathing.
Diarrhea may occur as a side effect but should stop when your course is complete. Inform your doctor if it doesn't stop or if you find blood in your stools.
- Take it with food to avoid an upset stomach.
- Avoid consuming alcohol while taking Alcepod 100 mg Tablet DT as it may cause increased side effects.
Alcepod Tablet DT related warnings
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Alcepod 100 mg Tablet DT is probably safe to use during pregnancy.
Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor.
Alcepod 100 mg Tablet DT is safe to use during lactation.
Human studies have shown that either the drug does not pass into the breastmilk in significant amount or is not expected to cause toxicity to the baby.
Avoid prolonged use of Alcepod 100 mg Tablet DT, since it may have possible effects such as rash and diarrhea.
Alcepod 100 mg Tablet DT may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Alcepod 100 mg Tablet DT should be used with caution in patients with severe kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Alcepod 100 mg Tablet DT may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Alcepod 100 mg Tablet DT is safe to use in patients with liver disease. No dose adjustment of Alcepod 100 mg Tablet DT is recommended.
If you miss a dose of Alcepod 100 mg Tablet DT, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose.
Questions Related to Alcepod
Can I take fixime 200 antibiotic for cold and dry cough.
Dr. Waseem Mirza
u shouldn't take antibiotics without prescription, for simple cold n cough take syp corex-Dx 1 tsf tid, for cold DO STEAM INHALAION TWICE DAILY, WARM SALINE GARGLES, AVOID EXPOSURE TO COLD,TAKE REST tab levocet 1 tab bd for 5 days, take healthy diet to boost ur immunity comprising of proteins, vitamins particularly vit C, take plenty of fluids if not better in 3 days consult physician hope this helps, antibiotics are reserved only for bacterial infections , most cold like illnesses are viral so no need of antibiotics
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Dr. Gopal Samdani
Cefixime is used to treat a wide variety of bacterial infections. This medication is known as a cephalosporin antibiotic. It works by stopping the growth of bacteria.Remember that your doctor has prescribed this medication because he or she has judged that the benefit to you is greater than the risk of side effects. Many people using this medication do not have serious side effects.More common: Diarrhea loose or frequent stools Less common: Abdominal or stomach pain agitation black, tarry stools bleeding gums blistering, peeling, or loosening of the skin blood in the urine or stools and many more rare side effects
Frequently asked questions about Alcepod Tablet DT
Q. Is Alcepod an antibiotic?
Yes, Alcepod is an antibiotic, it belongs to a group of antibiotics known as cephalosporins.
Q. Is Alcepod safe to use?
Alcepod is safe to use at the prescribed dose for prescribed duration as advised by the doctor. Patients should follow the advice of the doctor regarding its use.
Alcepod is not a steroid. It is an antibiotic which belongs to the class of medication known as cephalosporin.
Q. Is Alcepod related to penicillin?
Alcepod belongs to the group of medicines known as cephalosporins. Both Penicillins and cephalosporins belong to the group of beta-lactam antibiotics as they contain the beta-lactam ring.
Q. Can I take Alcepod with ibuprofen?
Alcepod can be taken with ibuprofen. No drug-drug interactions have been reported between the two. However, this does not mean that interactions cannot occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Does Alcepod treat chlamydia?
Alcepod has not shown any activity against chlamydia. Please consult your doctor for the treatment of chlamydial infection.
Q. Does Alcepod cover pseudomonas?
Alcepod has not been reported to be active against pseudomonas. Please consult your doctor for the treatment of any pseudomonal infection.
Q. Does cefuroxime have penicillin?
No, cefuroxime does not contain penicillin.
Q. Does Alcepod cover methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA)?
Alcepod is not active against methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA), rather there has been reported an inherent resistance against this bacteria.
Q. Does Alcepod cover enterococcus?
Alcepod has not been reported to be active against enterococcus.
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