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Cacef 200mg Tablet

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Composition for Cacef 200mg Tablet

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Primary uses of Cacef 200mg Tablet

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Medicine Overview of Cacef Tablet

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Uses of Cacef Tablet

Cacef 200mg 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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Cacef Tablet side effects

Common

Rash, Vomiting, Nausea, Diarrhoea.

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How to use Cacef 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. Cacef 200mg Tablet is to be taken with food.

How Cacef Tablet works

Cacef 200mg Tablet is an antibiotic. It works by preventing the formation of the bacterial protective covering which is essential for the survival of bacteria in the human body.

In Depth Information on Cacef Tablet

Expert advice for Cacef Tablet

  • Your doctor has prescribed Cacef 200mg Tablet 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 Cacef 200mg Tablet 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, Cacef 200mg Tablet can interact with your medications and increase your bleeding tendencies.
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Cacef Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Cacef Tablet
Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Cacef 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.
Lactation
SAFE
Cacef 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 Cacef 200mg Tablet, since it may have possible effects such as rash and diarrhea.
Driving
Cacef 200mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Kidney
Cacef 200mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with severe kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Cacef 200mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
SAFE
Cacef 200mg Tablet is safe to use in patients with liver disease. No dose adjustment of Cacef 200mg Tablet is recommended.

What if you miss a dose of Cacef Tablet?uses

If you miss a dose of Cacef 200mg Tablet, 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 about Cacef Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Cefpodoxime

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

Severely interacts with other drugs like

Taking Cacef with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Cacef with Magaldrate
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Magaldrate: Magflux, Magasip
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