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Composition for BROTACEF

Cefpodoxime(50 mg/5ml)

food interaction for BROTACEF

alcohol interaction for BROTACEF

pregnancy interaction for BROTACEF

lactation interaction for BROTACEF

food
alcohol
pregnancy
lactation
It is better to take Brotacef dry syrup with food.
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Brotacef dry syrup 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.
PROBABLY SAFE
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.

SALT INFORMATION for BROTACEF

Cefpodoxime(50 mg/5ml)

Uses

Brotacef dry syrup is used in the treatment of bacterial infections and typhoid fever.

How it works

Brotacef dry syrup 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.

Common side effects

Diarrhoea, Skin rash, Stomach upset, Vomiting

SUBSTITUTES for BROTACEF

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  • KEFODIME 50MG DRY SYRUP
    (30 ML dry syrup in bottle)
    Medley Pharmaceuticals
    Rs. 1.83/ML of dry syrup
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    Rs. 55
    save 8% more per ML of dry syrup
  • CEFOTIL 50MG DRY SYRUP
    (30 ML dry syrup in bottle)
    Tengee Lifescience
    Rs. 2.06/ML of dry syrup
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    Rs. 61.90
    pay 3% more per ML of dry syrup
  • PROXIT DRY SYRUP
    (30 ML dry syrup in bottle)
    Skymax Life Science Pvt Ltd
    Rs. 1.97/ML of dry syrup
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    Rs. 59
    save 2% more per ML of dry syrup
  • GREATCEF 50 MG/5ML DRY SYRUP
    (30 ML dry syrup in bottle)
    Ronyd Healthcare Pvt Ltd
    Rs. 2/ML of dry syrup
    generic_icon
    Rs. 59.90
    same price
  • CEPOTECH 50MG DRY SYRUP
    (30 ML dry syrup in bottle)
    Shrinivas Gujarat Laboratories Pvt Ltd
    Rs. 1.77/ML of dry syrup
    generic_icon
    Rs. 53.18
    save 11% more per ML of dry syrup

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Expert advice for BROTACEF

Do not take cefpodoxime within 2 hours of antacids or H2 antagonists (ranitidine, famotidine).Take this medicine with meals or a snack for better absorptionMake sure you finish the entire course of treatmentConsult your doctor:
  • If you are allergic to cefpodoxime or any other cephalosporin antibiotic such as cefadroxil, cephalexin, penicillin, or any other drugs.
  • If you have diarrhea, inflammation of large intestine (colon) colitis, or stomach problems, blood clotting problem.
  • If you have or had kidney or liver disease.
  • If you are having surgery, including dental surgery, tell the doctor or dentist that you are taking cefpodoxime.
  • If you have taken cefpodoxime repeatedly or for longer duration.

Frequently asked questions for BROTACEF

Cefpodoxime

Q.Is cefpodoxime a sulfa drug/steroid/penicillin?
No, cefpodoxime belongs to class of medication called as cephalosporin antibiotics

Q.Is Cefpodoxime/ cefodem xp 325/ cefodem 200/ monocef-o/ kefpod safe?
Cefpodoxime (also available as cefodem xp 325/cefodem 200/ monocef-o/kefpod) is safe at the prescribed dose by the doctor. Patients should follow the advice of the doctor regarding its use

Q.What are cefpodoxime/ cefodem xp 325/ cefodem 200/ monocef-o/ kefpod/ gudcef 200/ gudcef?
Cefpodoxime belongs to class of medication called as cephalosporin antibiotics. It is used for the treatment of infections caused by bacteria

Q.Is cefpodoxime a sulfa drug/ penicillin/ steroid/ an antibiotic?
Cefpodoxime is an antibiotic belong to class of medication called as cephalosporin. It is not a steroid and does not contain penicillin or sulpha.

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Content on this page was last updated on 09 May, 2014, by Dr. Varun Gupta (MD Pharmacology)