Home>Dekef>dekef 200mg tablet

Dekef 200mg Tablet

icon
Pebble Pharmaceutical

Composition for Dekef 200mg Tablet

iconPrescription Required

Primary uses of Dekef 200mg Tablet

MRP
240
₹24/Tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
ADD TO CART

Medicine Overview of Dekef Tablet

uses

Uses of Dekef Tablet

Dekef 200mg 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, ear, bone, blood, abdomen, genital and lungs (pneumonia). It is also used to prevent infections after surgery.
uses

Dekef Tablet side effects

Common

Rash, Vomiting, Nausea, Diarrhoea.

uses

How to use Dekef 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. Dekef 200mg Tablet is to be taken with food.

How Dekef Tablet works

Dekef 200mg 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 Dekef Tablet

Expert advice for Dekef Tablet

  • Your doctor has prescribed Dekef 200mg Tablet 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 Dekef 200mg Tablet 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, Dekef 200mg Tablet can interact with your medications and increase your bleeding tendencies.
video imgplay img
Dekef Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Dekef Tablet
Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Dekef 200mg 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.
Lactation
SAFE
Dekef 200mg 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 Dekef 200mg Tablet, since it may have possible effects such as rash and diarrhea.
Driving
Dekef 200mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Kidney
Dekef 200mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with severe kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Dekef 200mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
SAFE
Dekef 200mg Tablet is safe to use in patients with liver disease. No dose adjustment of Dekef 200mg Tablet is recommended.

What if you miss a dose of Dekef Tablet?uses

If you miss a dose of Dekef 200mg Tablet, 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 Dekef Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Cefpodoxime

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

Severely interacts with other drugs like

Taking Dekef with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Dekef with Magaldrate
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Magaldrate: Magflux, Magasip
One of the following vendor pharmacies will deliver Dekef 200mg Tablet: PEN, SHC, PTI, SDM, MAX, AYM, ZEL, RSS, SJP, ARD, GTK, KAL, FGH, ATL, MPC, OLT, IAD, ENP, RKS, HEX, BBS, RPP, CRN, MAK, ESY, VRS, GBL, DHP, BAL, HBV, EQN, QTM, RSA, BNT, DHR, SYN, AVL, DFP, NXG, RWP, MDH, EMB, HSM, TOM, KHC, MAP, BHP, SSA, BTM, TFP, PNT, SVH, EPS, STA, MKT, BLP, AAY, ANP, NDP, SRG, LMS, VDH, LHA, PHN, SCH, SAF, SWA, HGI, GTC, VNS, BDN, KMC, BHA, AGT, ZPR, SPD, OHM, BRC, JJE, SWP, OWP, RPI, RUS, HTS, ADT, ANT, PVP, 9MM, TRP, CHP, THP, HIP, KNH, PWN, JVO, ZVP, TNH, UMP, USF, PRN, KIS, BAP, SBL, RDR, BHS, JIV, BMJ, PRL, RDH, PMA, GPT, BGS, SBA, DZY, JHC, QLF, HCP, UHP, NTL, DPL, BSN, DYG, MLC, CLT, BIO, NVL, MDO, DPP, MMS, MAM, VJS, RHL, GNC, SHD, RJH, AVS, OIP, IPL, NTB, JVN, WHL, LCC, DGN, DLP, UBL, NSL, ABP, AWS, HNP, GPP, HSP, SLN, BLE, JBT, HAT, WSI, BLS, MBP, GHR, BHM, AAR, SGH, HZF, BNA, NVY, KHH, TSS, MSD, DVH, PLT, SWT, JSL, SVS, AYU, EAN, RHW, HPC, AMR, DAO, 4IT, 9T9, PPR, NAS, ATP, HMP, SGC, SMN, NNP, NNH, PRT, BBN

Substitutes for Dekef Tablet

Monocef-O 200mg Tablet
Aristo Pharmaceuticals Pvt Ltd
₹13.8/Tablet
save 42%
Gudcef 200mg Tablet
Mankind Pharma Ltd
₹12/Tablet
save 50%
Cepodem 200mg Tablet
Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd
₹13.9/Tablet
save 42%
₹11.54/Tablet
save 52%
Macpod 200mg Tablet
Macleods Pharmaceuticals Pvt Ltd
₹13.5/Tablet
save 44%
Related OTC Products
Electral Powder
MRP18.63% off
18
Enterogermina Oral Suspension
MRP46.199% off
42
Aristozyme Liquid Pineapple
MRP815% off
77
Unienzyme Tablet
MRP48.47% off
45
Econorm 250mg Powder
MRP486% off
45
Sporlac - DS Tablet
MRP89.59% off
81
Candid 1% Dusting Powder
MRP11516% off
96
Evion 400mg Capsule
MRP24.586% off
23
Abzorb Anti Fungal Powder
MRP1088% off
99
Top Physicians
4.4
4.7
Dr. Sunil Sekhri
MBBS, Fellowship
4.1
Dr. Yoginder Gupta
MBBS, MD, Fellowship, Fellowship
5.0
cross img