Droxflora 500 mg/100 mg Tablet DT

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Composition for Droxflora 500 mg/100 mg Tablet DT

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Medicine Overview of Droxflora 500 mg/100 mg Tablet DT

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Uses of Cefadroxil

Cefadroxil 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.
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Side effects of Cefadroxil

Common

Nausea, Diarrhoea, Allergic reaction.

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How to use Cefadroxil

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Dissolve it in a glass of water before taking it.

How Droxflora 500 mg/100 mg Tablet DT works

Cefadroxil is an antibiotic. It kills bacteria by preventing them from forming their own protective covering which is required for their survival in the human body.
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Uses of Lactobacillus Acidophilus

Lactobacillus Acidophilus is used in the treatment of diarrhoea, infectious diarrhoea and diarrhoea associated with antibiotics.
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Side effects of Lactobacillus Acidophilus

Common

Bloating, Flatulence.

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How to use Lactobacillus Acidophilus

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Dissolve it in a glass of water before taking it.

How Droxflora 500 mg/100 mg Tablet DT works

Lactobacillus acidophilus is a live micro-organism, when given in adequate amount, provides health benefits. It restores the balance of good bacteria (microorganisms) in the intestine that may get upset with the use of antibiotics or due to intestinal infections.

In Depth Information on Droxflora 500 mg/100 mg Tablet DT

Expert advice for Cefadroxil

  • Make sure you complete the course even if you start to feel better.
  • Discontinue Cefadroxil and inform your doctor immediately if you get a rash, itchy skin, swelling in 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, Cefadroxil can interact with your medications and increase your bleeding tendencies.

Expert advice for Lactobacillus Acidophilus

  • Avoid taking Lactobacillus Acidophilus along with steroids (medications that weaken the immune system) as they might increase the chances of getting sick.
  • Notify your doctor if you are pregnant.
  • Notify your doctor if you are breast-feeding.
  • Take Lactobacillus Acidophilus at least 2 hours before or after antibiotics. This is because taking Lactobacillus Acidophilus along with the antibiotics can reduce their effectiveness. 
Warnings
Special precautions for Droxflora 500 mg/100 mg Tablet DT
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Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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Pregnancy
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
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Lactation
SAFE
Droxflora 500 mg/100 mg Tablet DT 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 Droxflora 500 mg/100 mg Tablet DT, since it may have possible effects such as rash and diarrhea.
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Driving
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.

Droxflora 500 mg/100 mg Tablet DT may cause a headache, dizziness, nervousness, sleeplessness, and fatigue, therefore the ability to drive may be influenced.
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Kidney
CAUTION
Droxflora 500 mg/100 mg Tablet DT should be used with cautio
n in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Droxflora 500 mg/100 mg Tablet DT may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
Droxflora 500 mg/100 mg Tablet DT is probably safe to use in
patients with liver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Droxflora 500 mg/100 mg Tablet DT may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
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Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Droxflora 500 mg/100 mg Tablet DT

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
Q. Can I take Cefadroxil for strep throat; bronchitis, sinus infection, tooth infection, yeast infection, or acne?
Yes, you can take Cefadroxil 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
Q. Does Cefadroxil cause constipation or yeast infections?
Cefadroxil may cause yeast infections, but it is not known to cause constipation
Q. Is Cefadroxil safe?
Cefadroxil is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor
Q. Does Cefadroxil need to be refrigerated?
Cefadroxil needs to be stored at 20° to 25°C.
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Substitutes for Droxflora

No substitutes found for this medicine
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