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Cewar 100mg Tablet DT

Prescription Required
SALT COMPOSITION
Storage
Store at room temperature (10-30°C)

Introduction

Cewar 100mg Tablet DT is an antibiotic medicine used to treat bacterial infections in your body. It is effective in infections of the lungs( eg. pneumonia), ear, urinary tract, skin and soft tissues, bones and joints, blood and heart. It is also used to prevent infections during surgery.

Cewar 100mg Tablet DT fights and stops the growth of many types of bacteria. This helps to improve your symptoms and cure the underlying infection. Your doctor will decide the correct dose for you. You should use this medicine regularly at evenly spaced intervals as per the schedule prescribed by your doctor. Do not skip any doses and finish the full course of treatment even if you feel better. Stopping the medicine too early may lead to the infection returning or worsening.

The most common side effects of this medicine include diarrhea, rash, changes in liver function tests, and decreased blood cells. These side effects are usually mild but let your doctor know if they bother you or last more than a few days.

Before using it, you should tell your doctor if you are allergic to any antibiotics, and if you have any liver or kidney problems. You should also let your healthcare team know all other medicines you are taking as they may affect, or be affected by this medicine. Pregnant and breastfeeding mothers should consult their doctor before using it.

Uses of Cewar Tablet DT

Benefits of Cewar Tablet DT

In Bacterial infections

Cewar 100mg Tablet DT is a versatile antibiotic medicine that kills the infection-causing bacteria in your body. This medicine is used to treat many different types of infections such as those of the brain (meningitis), lungs (pneumonia), ear, abdomen, urinary tract, bones and joints, skin, blood, and heart. This medicine usually makes you feel better within a few days, but you should continue taking it as prescribed even when you feel better. Stopping it early may make the infection come back and harder to treat.

Side effects of Cewar Tablet DT

Most side effects do not require any medical attention and disappear as your body adjusts to the medicine. Consult your doctor if they persist or if you’re worried about them

Common side effects of Cewar

  • Rash
  • Diarrhea
  • Abnormal liver function tests
  • Decreased blood cells (red cells, white cells, and platelets)

How to use Cewar 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. Cewar 100mg Tablet DT may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Cewar Tablet DT works

Cewar 100mg Tablet DT is an antibiotic. It kills the bacteria by preventing them from forming the bacterial protective covering (cell wall) which is needed for them to survive.

Safety Advice

Alcohol
SAFE
Consuming alcohol with Cewar 100mg Tablet DT does not cause any harmful side effects.
Pregnancy
SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
Cewar 100mg Tablet DT is safe to use during pregnancy. Most studies have shown low or no risk to the developing baby.
Breastfeeding
CAUTION
Cewar 100mg Tablet DT should be used with caution during breastfeeding. Breastfeeding should be held until the treatment of the mother is completed and the drug is eliminated from her body.
Driving
UNSAFE
Cewar 100mg Tablet DT may decrease alertness, affect your vision or make you feel sleepy and dizzy. Do not drive if these symptoms occur.
Kidney
SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
Cewar 100mg Tablet DT is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Cewar 100mg Tablet DT is recommended.
However, inform your doctor if you have any underlying kidney disease.
Liver
CAUTION
Cewar 100mg Tablet DT should be used with caution in patients with severe liver disease. Dose adjustment of Cewar 100mg Tablet DT may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Dose adjustment of Cewar 100mg Tablet DT is not recommended in patients with mild to moderate liver disease.

What if you forget to take Cewar Tablet DT?

If you miss a dose of Cewar 100mg Tablet DT, 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.

Alternate Brands

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.
Cewar 100mg Tablet DT
₹7.2/Tablet DT
C Let 100mg Tablet DT
Emcure Pharmaceuticals Ltd
₹9.33/Tablet DT
30% costlier

Quick Tips

  • Your doctor has prescribed Cewar 100mg Tablet DT 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 harder to treat.
  • Discontinue Cewar 100mg Tablet DT 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 does not stop or if you find blood in your stools.

Fact Box

Chemical Class
Broad Spectrum (Third & fourth generation cephalosporins)
Habit Forming
No
Therapeutic Class
ANTI INFECTIVES

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FAQs

Q. Is Cewar 100mg Tablet DT safe?

Cewar 100mg Tablet DT is safe if used in the dose and duration advised by your doctor. Take it exactly as directed and do not skip any dose. Follow your doctor's instructions carefully and let your doctor know if any of the side effects bother you.

Q. How long does Cewar 100mg Tablet DT take to work?

Usually, Cewar 100mg Tablet DT starts working soon after you take it. However, it may take some days to kill all the harmful bacteria and relieve your symptoms completely.

Q. Who should not take Cewar 100mg Tablet DT?

Cewar 100mg Tablet DT should not be prescribed to people who are allergic to Cewar 100mg Tablet DT or any of its ingredients. Inform your doctor if you have or ever had any problems with your liver, kidneys, gall bladder or any other blood related disorders such as hemolytic anemia. If you are pregnant, breastfeeding or if you are planning a baby, do not take Cewar 100mg Tablet DT without consulting your doctor to avoid any harmful effects on the baby. Let your doctor know about all the other medicines you are taking because they may affect, or be affected by, this medicine.

Q. What if I do not get better after using Cewar 100mg Tablet DT?

Inform your doctor if you do not feel better even after finishing the full course of treatment. You must also inform your doctor if the symptoms get worse while using this medicine.

Q. For how long does Cewar 100mg Tablet DT stay in the body?

Usually, Cewar 100mg Tablet DT stays in the body for around 2 days after completely stopping the medicine.

Q. Is Cewar 100mg Tablet DT effective?

Cewar 100mg Tablet DT is effective if used in the dose and duration advised by your doctor. Do not stop taking it even if you see improvement in your condition. If you stop using Cewar 100mg Tablet DT too early, the symptoms may return or worsen.

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References

  1. Briggs GG, Freeman RK, editors. A Reference Guide to Fetal and Neonatal Risk: Drugs in Pregnancy and Lactation. 10th ed. Philadelphia, PA: Wolters Kluwer Health; 2015. pp. 230-31.
  2. Chaves RG, Lamounier JA. Breastfeeding and maternal medications. J Pediatr (Rio J). 2004;80(5 Suppl):S189-98. [Accessed 29 Mar. 2019] (online) Available from:External Link

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