Codroxil 250mg Suspension

Comed Chemicals Ltd

Composition for Codroxil 250mg Suspension

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Primarily used for

30 ml in 1 bottle

Medicine Overview of Codroxil Suspension


Uses of Codroxil Suspension

Codroxil 250mg Suspension 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.

Side effects of Codroxil Suspension


Nausea, Diarrhoea, Allergic reaction.


How to use Codroxil Suspension

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Measure it with a measuring cup and take it by mouth. Shake well before use. Codroxil 250mg Suspension may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Codroxil Suspension works

Codroxil 250mg Suspension 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 Codroxil Suspension

Expert advice for Codroxil Suspension

  • Your doctor has prescribed Codroxil 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 Codroxil 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, Codroxil can interact with your medications and increase your bleeding tendencies.
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Codroxil Suspension related warnings
Special precautions for Codroxil Suspension
It is generally safe to consume alcohol with Codroxil 250mg Suspension.
Codroxil 250mg Suspension 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.
Codroxil 250mg Suspension 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 Codroxil 250mg Suspension, since it may have possible effects such as rash and diarrhea.
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.

Codroxil 250mg Suspension may cause a headache, dizziness, nervousness, sleeplessness, and fatigue, therefore the ability to drive may be influenced.
Codroxil 250mg Suspension should be used with caution in pat
ients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Codroxil 250mg Suspension may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Codroxil 250mg Suspension is probably safe to use in patient
s with liver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Codroxil 250mg Suspension may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions about Codroxil Suspension

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

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