Caceff Tablet

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Composition for Caceff Tablet

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49.2
₹12.3/Tablet
4 tablets in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Caceff Tablet

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Uses of Cefalexin

Cefalexin 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, blood, abdomen, genital and lungs (pneumonia). It is also used to prevent infections after surgery.
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Side effects of Cefalexin

Common

Nausea, Diarrhoea, Allergic reaction.

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How to use Cefalexin

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 Caceff Tablet works

Cefalexin 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.
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Uses of Carbocisteine

Carbocisteine is used in the treatment of cough.
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Side effects of Carbocisteine

Common

Facial swelling, Allergic reaction, Shortness of breath, Rash, Wheezing.

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How to use Carbocisteine

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 Caceff Tablet works

Carbocisteine thins and loosens mucus, making it easier to cough out.

In Depth Information on Caceff Tablet

Expert advice for Cefalexin

  • Make sure you complete the course even if you start to feel better.
  • Discontinue Cefalexin and inform your doctor immediately if you get a rash, itchy skin, swelling in 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, Cefalexin can interact with your medications and increase your bleeding tendencies.

Expert advice for Carbocisteine

  • Seek immediate medical attention in case you experience skin rashes or bleeding from the stomach or intestine.
  • Do not consume this drug if you are allergic to carbocisteine or any of its ingredients.
  • Children and Adolescents should not consume this drug.
  • Tell your doctor if you are pregnant or planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding.
Warnings
Special precautions for Caceff Tablet
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Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Caceff Tablet may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.

Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
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Lactation
No information is available on the use of Caceff Tablet duri
ng lactation. Please consult your doctor.
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Driving
It is not known whether Caceff Tablet alters the ability to
drive. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react.
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Kidney
Caceff Tablet should be used with caution in patients with s
evere kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Caceff Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
CAUTION
Caceff Tablet should be used with caution in patients with l
iver disease. Dose adjustment of Caceff Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Caceff Tablet

Frequently asked questions for Cefalexin

Q. Does cephalexin contain sulfa or penicillin?
Cephalexin does not contain sulfa and is not penicillin. It is a cephalosporin antibiotic
Q. Is cephalexin the same as Keflex, Sporanox, or amoxicillin?
Keflex is a brand name for cephalexin, but Sporanox and amoxicillin are other drugs
Q. Is cephalexin safe?
Cephalexin is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor
Q. Can I take cephalexin with Nyquil (acetaminophen, dextromethorphan, doxylamine, and pseudoephedrine), Tylenol (paracetamol), Dayquil (Phenylephrine, acetaminophen, dextromethorphan), Benadryl (diphenhydramine), Tamiflu (oseltamivir phosphate), or Advil (ibuprofen)?
Yes, you may take cephalexin with Nyquil, Tylenol, Dayquil, Benadryl, Tamiflu, or Advil. Please consult your doctor before use
Q. Can I take cephalexin with citalopram, or vitamins?
Yes, you can take cephalexin with citalopram, or vitamins
Q. Can I take cephalexin for a cold?
Cephalexin treats infections caused by bacteria. It does not treat a viral infection such as the common cold or flu
Q. Does cephalexin treat sexually transmitted diseases (STDs), methicillin-resistant staphylococcus aureus (MRSA), staph infections or bacterial vaginosis (BV)?
Cephalexin is not approved to treat STDs and is not active against MRSA. It may be used against staph infections, but is not very effective against bacterial vaginosis.
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Frequently asked questions for Carbocisteine

Q. Is Carbocisteine good for cough?
Yes, Carbocisteine is used to treat cough
Q. Does Carbocisteine cause diarrhea?
No, Carbocisteine is not known to cause diarrhe
Q. Does carbocisteine contain penicillin?
No, carbocisteine does not contain penicillin
Q. Is Carbocisteine an antibiotic?
No, Carbocisteine is not an antibiotic.
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Substitutes for Caceff

No substitutes found for this medicine
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