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Cetron 125mg Tablet

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Composition for Cetron 125mg Tablet

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Primarily used for

10 tablets in 1 strip

Medicine Overview of Cetron Tablet


Uses of Cetron Tablet

Cetron 125mg 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, blood, abdomen, genital and lungs (pneumonia). It is also used to prevent infections after surgery.

Cetron Tablet side effects


Nausea, Diarrhoea, Allergic reaction.


How to use Cetron 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. Cetron 125mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Cetron Tablet works

Cetron 125mg Tablet 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 Cetron Tablet

Expert advice for Cetron Tablet

  • Your doctor has prescribed Cetron 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 Cetron 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, Cetron can interact with your medications and increase your bleeding tendencies.
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Cetron Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Cetron Tablet
It is generally safe to consume alcohol with Cetron 125mg Tablet.
Cetron 125mg 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.
Cetron 125mg 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 Cetron 125mg Tablet, since it may have possible effects such as rash and diarrhea.
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.

Cetron 125mg Tablet may cause a headache, dizziness, nervousness, sleeplessness, and fatigue, therefore the ability to drive may be influenced.
Cetron 125mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients
with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Cetron 125mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Cetron 125mg Tablet is probably safe to use in patients with
liver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Cetron 125mg Tablet may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions about Cetron Tablet

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

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