Cefril 500mg Tablet DT

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Glenmark Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Composition for Cefril 500mg Tablet DT

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Medicine Overview of Cefril Tablet DT

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Uses of Cefril Tablet DT

Cefril 500mg Tablet DT is used in the treatment of Bacterial infections.
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Side effects of Cefril Tablet DT

Common

Nausea, Diarrhoea, Allergic reaction.

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How to use Cefril 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 Cefril 500mg Tablet DT at a fixed time.

How Cefril Tablet DT works

Cefril 500mg 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 Cefril Tablet DT

Expert advice for Cefril Tablet DT

  • 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 Cefril 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.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Cefril 500mg Tablet DT
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Alcohol
SAFE
It is generally safe to consume alcohol with Cefril 500mg Tablet DT.
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Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Cefril 500mg 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
Cefril 500mg Tablet DT is safe to use during lactation. Hum
an 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
Cefril 500mg 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
Cefril 500mg 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
Cefril 500mg Tablet DT is safe to use in patients with liver
disease. No dose adjustment of Cefril 500mg Tablet DT is recommended.
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Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Cefril 500mg 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 Cefril 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
Cefril may cause yeast infections, but it is not known to cause constipation
Cefril is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor
Cefril needs to be stored at 20° to 25°C.
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