Bactogard 25mg Drop

Indoco Remedies Ltd

Composition for Bactogard 25mg Drop

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Primarily used for

10 ml in 1 packet

Medicine Overview of Bactogard Drop


Uses of Bactogard Drop

Bactogard 25mg Drop 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 Bactogard Drop


Nausea, Diarrhoea, Allergic reaction.


How to use Bactogard Drop

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Measure it with a marked dropper and take it as directed. It is better to take Bactogard 25mg Drop with food.

How Bactogard Drop works

Bactogard 25mg drop 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 Bactogard Drop

Expert advice for Bactogard Drop

  • Make sure you complete the course even if you start to feel better.
  • Discontinue Bactogard 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, Bactogard can interact with your medications and increase your bleeding tendencies.
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Special precautions for Bactogard 25mg Drop
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Bactogard 25mg Drop 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.
Bactogard 25mg Drop 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 Bactogard 25mg Drop, since it may have possible effects such as rash and diarrhea.
Bactogard 25mg Drop may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired,
or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Bactogard 25mg Drop should be used with caution in patients
with severe kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Bactogard 25mg Drop may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Bactogard 25mg Drop is safe to use in patients with liver di
sease. No dose adjustment of Bactogard 25mg Drop is recommended.
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 Bactogard 25mg Drop

Frequently asked questions for Cefpodoxime

Yes, Bactogard is an antibiotic, it belongs to a group of antibiotics known as cephalosporins.
Bactogard is not a sulfa drug, it belongs to a class of medicines known as cephalosporin antibiotics.
Bactogard 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.
Bactogard is not a steroid. It is an antibiotic which belongs to the class of medication known as cephalosporin.
Bactogard 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. Bactogard is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by the doctor.
Q. Can I take Bactogard with ibuprofen?
Bactogard 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.
Bactogard has not shown any activity against chlamydia. Please consult your doctor for the treatment of chlamydial infection.
Bactogard 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.
Bactogard is not active against methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA), rather there has been reported an inherent resistance against this bacteria.
Bactogard has not been reported to be active against enterococcus.

One of the following vendor pharmacies will deliver Bactogard 25mg Drop: MPC, SHM, BSN, MOM, HGI, OIP, RJH, EQN, WSI, STA, AGT, SAT, HIP, HBV, ATL, BTM, PLT, MMS, SJP, ENP, GNC, OWP, JMJ, ZVP, EMB, USF, DYG, OHM, GPT, 9T9, DFP, GTK, GTC, BIO, NVL, DEL, SWA, MAX, NWP, LCC, MAK, PSP, FGH, SBA, AYU, BLP, PTS, DDR, ATP, HEX, OLT, RUS, DLP, SHP, RKS, AAY, RSS, LHA, NDP, SBL, DPP, PEN, RPP, IPL, JIV, PNT, ADT, KHH, SSA

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