Medicine Overview of Cacef Syrup
Uses of Cacef Syrup
Cacef 50mg Syrup is used in the treatment of bacterial infections.
Side effects of Cacef Syrup
Nausea, Diarrhoea, Allergic reaction.
How to use Cacef Syrup
Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Measure it with a measuring cup and take it by mouth. Shake well before use. It is better to take Cacef 50mg Syrup with food.
How Cacef Syrup works
Cacef 50mg 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.
In Depth Information on Cacef Syrup
Expert advice for Cacef Syrup
- 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 Cacef 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.
Special precautions for Cacef 50mg Syrup
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Cacef 50mg Syrup is probably safe to use during pregnancy.+more
Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor....
Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor.
Cacef 50mg Syrup 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.+more
Avoid prolonged use of Cacef 50mg Syrup, since it may have possible effects such as rash and diarrhea....
Avoid prolonged use of Cacef 50mg Syrup, since it may have possible effects such as rash and diarrhea.
Cacef 50mg Syrup may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or+more
decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive....
Cacef 50mg Syrup should be used with caution in patients wit+more
h severe kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Cacef 50mg Syrup may be needed. Please consult your doctor....
Cacef 50mg Syrup is safe to use in patients with liver disea+more
se. No dose adjustment of Cacef 50mg Syrup is recommended....
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Nocidos 500mg Tablet, Sobinate 500mg Tablet, Sodarise 500mg Tablet, Sodarise 1000mg Tablet
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.
Frequently asked questions for Cacef 50mg Syrup
Frequently asked questions for Cefpodoxime
Yes, Cacef is an antibiotic, it belongs to a group of antibiotics known as cephalosporins.
Cacef is not a sulfa drug, it belongs to a class of medicines known as cephalosporin antibiotics.
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.
Yes. Cacef is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by the doctor.
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.
Substitutes for Cacef Syrup
Cepy O 50mg Dry Syrup
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₹1.66/ml of Dry Syrup
Kefpod 50mg Suspension Orange
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Xop 50mg Dry Syrup
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₹1.96/ml of Dry Syrup
Spectratil DS 50mg Syrup
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Ceftocid O 50mg Dry Syrup
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