Altipod 200mg Tablet

icon
Torrent Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Composition for Altipod 200mg Tablet

iconPrescription Required

Primarily used for

142
₹14.2/Tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
ADD TO CART

Medicine Overview of Altipod Tablet

uses

Uses of Altipod Tablet

Altipod 200mg Tablet is used in the treatment of bacterial infections.
uses

Side effects of Altipod Tablet

Common

Nausea, Diarrhoea, Allergic reaction.

uses

How to use Altipod 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. It is better to take Altipod 200mg Tablet with food.

How Altipod Tablet works

Altipod 200mg tablet is an antibiotic. It kills the bacteria by attacking their cell wall. Specifically, it prevents the synthesis of a substance in the cell wall called peptidoglycan, which provides the cell wall with the strength required for survival of bacteria in human body.

In Depth Information on Altipod Tablet

Expert advice for Altipod Tablet

  • Always take the complete course of treatment, as advised by your doctor even if you feel better.
  • Never take an antibiotic for a viral infection like a cold or the flu.
  • Can lead to nausea and diarrhoea frequently. If this becomes severe or persistent or you notice that your stool contains blood or mucus you should stop taking Altipod immediately and consult your doctor.
  • Inform your doctor if you develop a rash or other unexpected symptoms.
  • Inform your doctor if there is the previous history of drug allergy.
  • Inform your doctor if you have ever been diagnosed with kidney or liver problems.
video imgplay img
Warnings
Special precautions for Altipod 200mg Tablet
icon
Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
icon
Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Altipod 200mg Tablet 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.
...
+more
icon
Lactation
SAFE
Altipod 200mg Tablet 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 Altipod 200mg Tablet, since it may have possible effects such as rash and diarrhea.
...
+more
icon
Driving
Altipod 200mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired,
or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
...
+more
icon
Kidney
Altipod 200mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients
with severe kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Altipod 200mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
...
+more
icon
Liver
SAFE
Altipod 200mg Tablet is safe to use in patients with liver d
isease. No dose adjustment of Altipod 200mg Tablet is recommended.
...
+more
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Nocidos 500mg Tablet, Sobinate 500mg Tablet, Sodarise 500mg Tablet, Sodarise 1000mg Tablet

Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Cefpodoxime, 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.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Altipod 200mg Tablet

Frequently asked questions for Cefpodoxime

Yes, Altipod is an antibiotic, it belongs to a group of antibiotics known as cephalosporins.
Altipod is not a sulfa drug, it belongs to a class of medicines known as cephalosporin antibiotics.
Altipod 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.
Altipod is not a steroid. It is an antibiotic which belongs to the class of medication known as cephalosporin.
Altipod 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.
Yes. Altipod is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by the doctor.
Q. Can I take Altipod with ibuprofen?
Altipod 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.
Altipod has not shown any activity against chlamydia. Please consult your doctor for the treatment of chlamydial infection.
Altipod has not been reported to be active against pseudomonas. Please consult your doctor for the treatment of any pseudomonal infection.
No, cefuroxime does not contain penicillin.
Altipod is not active against methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA), rather there has been reported an inherent resistance against this bacteria.
Altipod has not been reported to be active against enterococcus.
+more

User Submitted Feedback For Altipod 200mg Tablet

Substitutes for Altipod Tablet

₹10.5/Tablet
save 26%
Podobid 200mg Tablet
Orchid Chemicals & Pharmaceuticals Ltd
₹10.95/Tablet
save 23%
Cefilab -XT 200mg Tablet
Ozone Pharmaceuticals Ltd
₹11.5/Tablet
save 19%
Umoxim 200mg Tablet
Umano Healthcare Pvt Ltd
₹11.9/Tablet
save 16%
Gudcef 200mg Tablet
Mankind Pharma Ltd
₹12.0/Tablet
save 15%
Top Physicians
doctor
Dr. Pooja Khosla
MBBS, MD, Fellowship
4.5
doctor
4.4
doctor
4.4
doctor
Dr. Yoginder Gupta
MBBS, MD, Fellowship, Fellowship
5.0
cross img