Cedoxil 250mg Tablet DT

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Monokem Labs

Composition for Cedoxil 250mg Tablet DT

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Primarily used for

Potentiallyunsafewith
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Kidney
23.46
₹2.35/Tablet DT
10 tablet dt in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Cedoxil Tablet DT

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Uses of Cedoxil Tablet DT

Cedoxil 250mg Tablet DT is used in the treatment of bacterial infections.
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Side effects of Cedoxil Tablet DT

Common

Nausea, Diarrhoea, Allergic reaction.

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How to use Cedoxil Tablet DT

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Dissolve it in a glass of water before taking it. It can be taken with or without food, but it is better to take Cedoxil 250mg Tablet DT at a fixed time.

How Cedoxil Tablet DT works

Cedoxil 250mg tablet dt 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 Cedoxil Tablet DT

Expert advice for Cedoxil Tablet DT

  • Do not drive because you may feel sleepy or dizzy while being treated with cefadroxil.
  • Do not start or continue the cefadroxil tablets and consult your doctor if you have a kidney problem or history of gastro-intestinal disorders.
  • Do not start or continue the cefadroxil tablets and consult your doctor if you experience severe and persistent diarrhea; it is considered as an antibiotic-associated severe diarrhea. Consult your doctor if you are taking oral birth control pills.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Cedoxil 250mg Tablet DT
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Alcohol
SAFE
It is generally safe to consume alcohol with Cedoxil 250mg Tablet DT.
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Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Cedoxil 250mg Tablet DT 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.
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Lactation
SAFE
Cedoxil 250mg Tablet DT is safe to use during lactation. Hu
man 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.
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Driving
Cedoxil 250mg Tablet DT 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
Cedoxil 250mg Tablet DT 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
Cedoxil 250mg Tablet DT is safe to use in patients with live
r disease. No dose adjustment of Cedoxil 250mg Tablet DT is recommended.
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Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Cedoxil 250mg Tablet DT

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
Yes, you can take Cedoxil 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
Cedoxil may cause yeast infections, but it is not known to cause constipation
Cedoxil is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor
Cedoxil needs to be stored at 20° to 25°C.
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