Bid LB 500mg/60mg Capsule

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Composition for Bid LB 500mg/60mg Capsule

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Medicine Overview of Bid LB 500mg/60mg Capsule

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Uses of Cefadroxil

Cefadroxil is used in the treatment of Bacterial infections.
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Side effects of Cefadroxil

Common

Nausea, Diarrhoea, Allergic reaction.

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How to use Cefadroxil

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.

How Bid LB 500mg/60mg Capsule works

Cefadroxil 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.
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Uses of Lactobacillus Acidophilus

Lactobacillus Acidophilus is used in the treatment of Diarrhoea, Infectious diarrhoea and Diarrhoea associated with antibiotics.
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Side effects of Lactobacillus Acidophilus

Common

Bloating, Flatulence.

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How to use Lactobacillus Acidophilus

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.

How Bid LB 500mg/60mg Capsule works

Lactobacillus acidophilus is a live micro-organism, when given in adequate amount, provides health benefits. It restores the balance of good bacteria (microorganisms) in the intestine that may get upset with the use of antibiotics or due to intestinal infections.

In Depth Information on Bid LB 500mg/60mg Capsule

Expert advice for Cefadroxil

  • 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 Cefadroxil 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.

Expert advice for Lactobacillus Acidophilus

  • Avoid taking Lactobacillus Acidophilus along with steroids (medications that weaken the immune system) as they might increase the chances of getting sick.
  • Notify your doctor if you are pregnant.
  • Notify your doctor if you are breast-feeding.
  • Take Lactobacillus Acidophilus at least 2 hours before or after antibiotics. This is because taking Lactobacillus Acidophilus along with the antibiotics can reduce their effectiveness. 
Warnings
Special precautions for Bid LB 500mg/60mg Capsule
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Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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Pregnancy
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
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Lactation
CAUTION
Bid LB 500mg/60mg Capsule should be used with caution during
lactation. Breast feeding should be held until the treatment of the mother is completed and the drug is eliminated from her body.
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Driving
Bid LB 500mg/60mg Capsule may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.

Cefadroxil may cause headache, dizziness, nervousness, sleeplessness and fatigue,
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Kidney
UNSAFE
Bid LB 500mg/60mg Capsule is probably unsafe to use in patients with kidney disease and should be avoided. Please consult your doctor.

The dosage must be adjusted according to the grade of renal impairment
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Liver
SAFE
Bid LB 500mg/60mg Capsule is safe to use in patients with li
ver disease. No dose adjustment of Bid LB 500mg/60mg Capsule is recommended.
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Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Bid LB 500mg/60mg Capsule

Frequently asked questions for Cefadroxil

Q. Does cefadroxil, or Odoxil contain sulfa or a form of penicillin drug?
No, they do not contain sulfa or not a penicillin drug. They are cephalosporin antibiotics
Q. Can I take Cefadroxil for strep throat; bronchitis, sinus infection, tooth infection, yeast infection, or acne?
Yes, you can take Cefadroxil in strep throat; bronchitis, sinus infection, tooth infection, or acne but you cannot take it for yeast infection. Please consult your doctor for your medical condition before taking the drug
Q. Can I take cefadroxil with Nyquil (acetaminophen, dextromethorphan, doxylamine, and pseudoephedrine), Tylenol (paracetamol), ibuprofen, or Benadryl (diphenhydramine)?
Cefuroxime is not reported to interact with Nyquil (acetaminophen, dextromethorphan, doxylamine, and pseudoephedrine), Tylenol (paracetamol), ibuprofen, or Benadryl (diphenhydramine). Please follow the advice of the doctor regarding their simultaneous use
Q. Does Cefadroxil cause constipation or yeast infections?
Cefadroxil may cause yeast infections, but it is not known to cause constipation
Q. Is Cefadroxil safe?
Cefadroxil is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor
Q. Does Cefadroxil need to be refrigerated?
Cefadroxil needs to be stored at 20° to 25°C.
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