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CEPOCEF 50 MG DRY SYRUP

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Intas Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Composition for CEPOCEF 50 MG DRY SYRUP

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Primary uses of CEPOCEF 50 MG DRY SYRUP

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Medicine Overview of Cepocef Dry Syrup

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Uses of Cepocef Dry Syrup

CEPOCEF 50 MG DRY SYRUP 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.
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Cepocef Dry Syrup side effects

Common

Nausea, Diarrhoea, Allergic reaction.

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How to use Cepocef Dry Syrup

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Dissolve the powder in sterile water. Shake well and use. CEPOCEF 50 MG DRY SYRUP is to be taken with food.

How Cepocef Dry Syrup works

CEPOCEF 50 MG DRY SYRUP is an antibiotic. It works by preventing the formation of the bacterial protective covering which is essential for the survival of bacteria in the human body.

In Depth Information on Cepocef Dry Syrup

Expert advice for Cepocef Dry Syrup

  • Your doctor has prescribed CEPOCEF 50 MG DRY SYRUP to cure your infection and improve symptoms.
  • Do not skip any doses and finish the full course of treatment even if you feel better.
  • Discontinue CEPOCEF 50 MG DRY SYRUP 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.
  • If you're on blood thinners, CEPOCEF 50 MG DRY SYRUP can interact with your medications and increase your bleeding tendencies.
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Cepocef Dry Syrup related warnings
Special precautions for Cepocef Dry Syrup
Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
CEPOCEF 50 MG DRY SYRUP 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
CEPOCEF 50 MG DRY SYRUP 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 CEPOCEF 50 MG DRY SYRUP, since it may have possible effects such as rash and diarrhea.
Driving
CEPOCEF 50 MG DRY SYRUP may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Kidney
CEPOCEF 50 MG DRY SYRUP should be used with caution in patients with severe kidney disease. Dose adjustment of CEPOCEF 50 MG DRY SYRUP may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
SAFE
CEPOCEF 50 MG DRY SYRUP is safe to use in patients with liver disease. No dose adjustment of CEPOCEF 50 MG DRY SYRUP is recommended.

What if you miss a dose of Cepocef Dry Syrup?uses

If you miss a dose of CEPOCEF 50 MG DRY SYRUP, 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 Cepocef Dry Syrup

Frequently asked questions about Cefpodoxime

Yes, Cepocef is an antibiotic, it belongs to a group of antibiotics known as cephalosporins.
Cepocef 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.
Cepocef is not a steroid. It is an antibiotic which belongs to the class of medication known as cephalosporin.
Cepocef 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 Cepocef with ibuprofen?
Cepocef 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.
Cepocef has not shown any activity against chlamydia. Please consult your doctor for the treatment of chlamydial infection.
Cepocef 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.
Cepocef is not active against methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA), rather there has been reported an inherent resistance against this bacteria.
Cepocef has not been reported to be active against enterococcus.

Severely interacts with other drugs like

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

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