Medicine Overview of Extrum Tablet
Uses of Extrum Tablet
Extrum 100mg Tablet is used in the treatment of Bacterial infections.
Side effects of Extrum Tablet
Nausea, Diarrhoea, Allergic reaction.
How to use Extrum 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 is better to take Extrum 100mg Tablet with food.
How Extrum Tablet works
Extrum 100mg 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 Extrum Tablet
Expert advice for Extrum 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 Extrum 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.
Special precautions for Extrum 100mg Tablet
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Extrum 100mg Tablet is probably safe to use during pregnancy.+more
Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor....
Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor.
Extrum 100mg Tablet should be used with caution during lacta+more
tion. Breast feeding should be held until the treatment of the mother is completed and the drug is eliminated from her body....
Extrum 100mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired,+more
or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive....
Extrum 100mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients+more
with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Extrum 100mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor....
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Nodosis 500mg Tablet, Sodapill 500mg Tablet, Magflux Syrup, Nodosis 1000mg/15ml Suspension
If you miss a dose of Cefpodoxime, 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.
Frequently asked questions for Extrum 100mg Tablet
Frequently asked questions for Cefpodoxime
Yes, Extrum is an antibiotic, it belongs to a group of antibiotics known as cephalosporins.
Extrum is not a sulfa drug, it belongs to a class of medicines known as cephalosporin antibiotics.
Extrum 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.
Extrum is not a steroid. It is an antibiotic which belongs to the class of medication known as cephalosporin.
Extrum 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.
Yes. Extrum is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by the doctor.
Q. Can I take Extrum with ibuprofen?
Extrum 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.
Extrum has not shown any activity against chlamydia. Please consult your doctor for the treatment of chlamydial infection.
Extrum 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.
Extrum is not active against methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA), rather there has been reported an inherent resistance against this bacteria.
Extrum has not been reported to be active against enterococcus.
Substitutes for Extrum Tablet
Doxcef 100mg Tablet
Kefodime 100mg Tablet
Cepy O 100mg Tablet
Lincoln Pharmaceuticals Ltd
Spectratil 100mg Tablet
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Poxivio 100mg Tablet
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