Altamet 500mg Tablet

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Alembic Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Composition for Altamet 500mg Tablet

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Medicine Overview of Altamet Tablet

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Uses of Altamet Tablet

Altamet 500mg Tablet 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.
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Side effects of Altamet Tablet

Common

Nausea, Diarrhoea, Allergic reaction.

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How to use Altamet Tablet

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Altamet 500mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Altamet Tablet works

Altamet 500mg tablet is an antibiotic. It kills bacteria by preventing them from forming their own protective covering which is required for their survival in the human body.

In Depth Information on Altamet Tablet

Expert advice for Altamet Tablet

  • Your doctor has prescribed Altamet to cure your infection and improve symptoms.
  • Do not skip any doses and finish the full course of treatment even if you feel better.
  • Discontinue Altamet 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.
  • If you're on blood thinners, Altamet can interact with your medications and increase your bleeding tendencies.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Altamet 500mg Tablet
Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
No information is available on the use of Altamet 500mg Tabl
et during lactation. Please consult your doctor.
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Driving
SAFE
Altamet 500mg Tablet does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
There is limited information available on the use of Altamet
500mg Tablet in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
There is limited information available on the use of Altamet
500mg Tablet in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.
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Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Cefetamet, 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.
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