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Cefpod 200 mg Tablet

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Composition for Cefpod 200 mg Tablet

Prescription Required

Primary uses of Cefpod 200 mg Tablet

MRP
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₹21.6/Tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Cefpod Tablet

Uses of Cefpod Tablet

Cefpod 200 mg 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.

Cefpod Tablet side effects

Common

Side Effects of Cefpod are Rash, Vomiting, Nausea, Diarrhoea.

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

How Cefpod Tablet works

Cefpod 200 mg Tablet is an antibiotic. It kills bacteria by preventing them from forming the bacterial protective covering which is needed for them to survive.

In Depth Information on Cefpod Tablet

Expert advice for Cefpod Tablet

  • Your doctor has prescribed Cefpod 200 mg Tablet to cure your infection and improve your symptoms.
  • Do not skip any doses and finish the full course of treatment even if you feel better. Stopping it early may make the infection to come back and harder to treat.
  • Discontinue Cefpod 200 mg 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.
  • Take it with food to avoid an upset stomach.
  • Avoid consuming alcohol while taking Cefpod 200 mg Tablet as it may cause increased side effects.
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Cefpod Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Cefpod Tablet
Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Cefpod 200 mg 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
Cefpod 200 mg 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 Cefpod 200 mg Tablet, since it may have possible effects such as rash and diarrhea.
Driving
Cefpod 200 mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Kidney
Cefpod 200 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with severe kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Cefpod 200 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
SAFE
Cefpod 200 mg Tablet is safe to use in patients with liver disease. No dose adjustment of Cefpod 200 mg Tablet is recommended.

What if you miss a dose of Cefpod Tablet?uses

If you miss a dose of Cefpod 200 mg 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 Cefpod Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Cefpodoxime

Q. Is Cefpod an antibiotic?
Yes, Cefpod is an antibiotic, it belongs to a group of antibiotics known as cephalosporins.
Q. Is Cefpod safe to use?
Cefpod 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.
Q. Is Cefpod a steroid?
Cefpod is not a steroid. It is an antibiotic which belongs to the class of medication known as cephalosporin.
Q. Is Cefpod related to penicillin?
Cefpod 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 Cefpod with ibuprofen?
Cefpod 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.
Q. Does Cefpod treat chlamydia?
Cefpod has not shown any activity against chlamydia. Please consult your doctor for the treatment of chlamydial infection.
Q. Does Cefpod cover pseudomonas?
Cefpod has not been reported to be active against pseudomonas. Please consult your doctor for the treatment of any pseudomonal infection.
Q. Does cefuroxime have penicillin?
No, cefuroxime does not contain penicillin.
Q. Does Cefpod cover methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA)?
Cefpod is not active against methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA), rather there has been reported an inherent resistance against this bacteria.
Q. Does Cefpod cover enterococcus?
Cefpod has not been reported to be active against enterococcus.

Severely interacts with other drugs like

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