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Faronem 200 Tablet

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SALT COMPOSITION
Storage
Store at room temperature (10-30°C)
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Introduction

Faronem 200 Tablet is an antibiotic medicine used in the treatment of severe bacterial infections. It is used to treat infections of the respiratory and urinary tract. It kills the causative microorganisms and cures the infection.

Faronem 200 Tablet may be taken with or without food. You should take it in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Taking it at the same time every day will help you to remember to take it. Do not stop taking it until you have finished the complete course, even when you feel better. If you stop taking this medicine too early then infection may return or worsen.

The most common side effects of this medicine include rash, nausea, abdominal pain and diarrhea. These are usually mild but let your doctor know if they bother you or last more than a few days.

Before using it, you should tell your doctor if you are allergic to any antibiotics or have any kidney or liver problems. You should also let your doctor know all other medicines you are taking as they may affect, or be affected by this medicine. Pregnant and breastfeeding mothers should consult their doctor before using it. Your doctor may monitor your liver function while taking this medication.

Uses of Faronem Tablet

  • Severe bacterial infections

Benefits of Faronem Tablet

In Severe bacterial infections

Faronem 200 Tablet works by killing bacteria which can cause serious infections. It is used to treat many different types of bacterial infections such as infections of lungs (pneumonia) and urinary tract. Faronem 200 Tablet usually makes you feel better very quickly but you should continue taking it as prescribed even when you feel better to make sure that all bacteria are killed and do not become resistant.

Side effects of Faronem Tablet

Most side effects do not require any medical attention and disappear as your body adjusts to the medicine. Consult your doctor if they persist or if you’re worried about them

Common side effects of Faronem

  • Rash
  • Nausea
  • Abdominal pain
  • Diarrhea

How to use Faronem 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. Faronem 200 Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Faronem Tablet works

Faronem 200 Tablet is an antibiotic. It kills bacteria by preventing them from forming the bacterial protective covering (cell wall) which is needed for them to survive.

Safety Advice

Alcohol
SAFE
Consuming alcohol with Faronem 200 Tablet does not cause any harmful side effects.
Pregnancy
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
Faronem 200 Tablet may be unsafe to use during pregnancy. Although there are limited studies in humans, animal studies have shown harmful effects on the developing baby. Your doctor will weigh the benefits and any potential risks before prescribing it to you. Please consult your doctor.
Breastfeeding
SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
Faronem 200 Tablet is probably safe to use during breastfeeding. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent any significant risk to the baby.
Driving
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
It is not known whether Faronem 200 Tablet alters the ability to drive. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react.
Kidney
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
There is limited information available on the use of Faronem 200 Tablet in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
There is limited information available on the use of Faronem 200 Tablet in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.

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For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.
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Quick Tips

  • Faronem 200 Tablet helps treat severe bacterial infections such as respiratory tract infections, urinary tract infection, skin infections and gynaecological infections.
  • Diarrhea may occur as a side effect. Inform your doctor if you develop severe stomach pain or if you find blood in your stools.
  • Your doctor may monitor your liver and kidney function while you are having treatment with this medication.
  • Do not stop taking the medication suddenly without talking to your doctor.
  • Inform your doctor if you are pregnant, planning to conceive, or breastfeeding.

Fact Box

Chemical Class
Alpha Amino acids derivatives
Habit Forming
No
Therapeutic Class
ANTI INFECTIVES

Patient Concerns

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Fasting sugar 240 presently undergoing treatment of UTI taking medicines Faronem 200,Silodol-D(8+.5).plz advise.
Dr. Sanjay Bhatt
Physician
Continue medicine. Sugar level is increased. Try to keep sugar level in normal limits
Scar on face due to bacterial infections
Dr. Atul Jain
Dermatology
Pic is not clear, plz visit for proper opinion
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FAQs

Q. Can the use of Faronem 200 Tablet cause diarrhea?

Yes, the use of Faronem 200 Tablet can cause diarrhea. It is an antibiotic which kills the harmful bacteria. However, it also affects the helpful bacteria in your stomach or intestine and causes diarrhea. If diarrhea persists, talk to your doctor about it.

Q. What if I do not get better after using Faronem 200 Tablet?

Inform your doctor if you do not feel better after finishing the full course of treatment. Also, inform if your symptoms are getting worse while using this medicine.

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References

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  2. Faropenem. Jun. 2010. [Accessed 29 Mar. 2019] (online) Available from:External Link
  3. Central Drugs Standard Control Organisation (CDSCO). [Accessed 28 Mar. 2019] (online) Available from:External Link

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90, Delhi - Jaipur Road, Sector 32, Gurugram, Haryana 122001
Country of Origin: India
Expires on or after: September, 2021

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