Codroxil 250mg Tablet

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Composition for Codroxil 250mg Tablet

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Medicine Overview of Codroxil Tablet

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Uses of Codroxil Tablet

Codroxil 250mg Tablet is used in the treatment of bacterial infections.
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Side effects of Codroxil Tablet

Common

Nausea, Diarrhoea, Allergic reaction.

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How to use Codroxil 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. It can be taken with or without food, but it is better to take Codroxil 250mg Tablet at a fixed time.

How Codroxil Tablet works

Codroxil 250mg tablet 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 Codroxil Tablet

Expert advice for Codroxil Tablet

  • 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 Codroxil 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 Codroxil 250mg Tablet
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Alcohol
SAFE
It is generally safe to consume alcohol with Codroxil 250mg Tablet.
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Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Codroxil 250mg 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.
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Lactation
SAFE
Codroxil 250mg 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 Codroxil 250mg Tablet, since it may have possible effects such as rash and diarrhea.
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Driving
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.

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

Frequently asked questions for Codroxil 250mg Tablet

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 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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