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Medicine Overview of Cefa Tablet
Uses of Cefa Tablet
Cefa 100mg Tablet is used in the treatment of bacterial infections.
Side effects of Cefa Tablet
Nausea, Diarrhoea, Allergic reaction.
How to use Cefa 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. It is better to take Cefa 100mg Tablet with food.
How Cefa Tablet works
Cefa 100mg tablet 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 Cefa Tablet
Expert advice for Cefa Tablet
- Only use Cefa when prescribed by a registered medical doctor.
- Always take the full prescription, even if you feel better.
- Can lead to nausea and diarrhoea frequently.
- Inform your doctor if you develop a rash or other unexpected symptoms.
- Inform your doctor if there is the previous history of drug allergy.
- Avoid taking for a long duration as there is a risk of serious intestinal infection and low blood count.
- Inform your doctor if you have ever been diagnosed with kidney or liver problems.
Special precautions for Cefa 100mg Tablet
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Cefa 100mg Tablet 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.
Cefa 100mg Tablet should be used with caution during lactati+more
on. Breast feeding should be held until the treatment of the mother is completed and the drug is eliminated from her body....
Cefa 100mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or+more
decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive....
Cefa 100mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients wi+more
th kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Cefa 100mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor....
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Nodosis 500mg Tablet, Sodapill 500mg Tablet, Magflux Syrup, Nodosis 1000mg/15ml Suspension
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 Cefa 100mg Tablet
Frequently asked questions for Cefpodoxime
Yes, Cefa is an antibiotic, it belongs to a group of antibiotics known as cephalosporins.
Cefa is not a sulfa drug, it belongs to a class of medicines known as cephalosporin antibiotics.
Cefa 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.
Cefa is not a steroid. It is an antibiotic which belongs to the class of medication known as cephalosporin.
Cefa 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. Cefa is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by the doctor.
Q. Can I take Cefa with ibuprofen?
Cefa 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.
Cefa has not shown any activity against chlamydia. Please consult your doctor for the treatment of chlamydial infection.
Cefa 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.
Cefa is not active against methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA), rather there has been reported an inherent resistance against this bacteria.
Cefa has not been reported to be active against enterococcus.