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Germox 125 mg Dry Syrup

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Overview

Uses of Germox Dry Syrup

Germox 125 mg Dry Syrup is used in the treatment of bacterial infections.

Germox Dry Syrup side effects

Common
  • Rash
  • Vomiting
  • Allergic reaction
  • Nausea
  • Diarrhea

How to use Germox Dry Syrup

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Dissolve the powder in sterile water. Shake well and use. Germox 125 mg Dry Syrup may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Germox Dry Syrup works

Germox 125 mg Dry Syrup is an antibiotic. It kills bacteria by preventing them from forming the bacterial protective covering (cell wall) which is needed for them to survive.

Germox Dry Syrup related warnings

Alcohol
SAFE
It is generally safe to consume alcohol with Germox 125 mg Dry Syrup.
Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Germox 125 mg Dry Syrup 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
Germox 125 mg Dry Syrup 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.
Driving
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.
Germox 125 mg Dry Syrup can have side effects and the symptoms (such as allergic reactions, dizziness and convulsions) may make you unfit to drive.
Kidney
CAUTION
Germox 125 mg Dry Syrup should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Germox 125 mg Dry Syrup may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of this medicine is not recommended in patients with severe kidney disease.
Liver
CAUTION
Germox 125 mg Dry Syrup should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Germox 125 mg Dry Syrup may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Regular monitoring of liver function tests is recommended while you are taking this medicine

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Expert Advice

  • Germox 125 mg Dry Syrup is used to treat infections caused by bacteria.
  • Finish the prescribed course, even if you start to feel better. Stopping it early may make the infection come back and harder to treat.
  • Take it with food and plenty of fluids to avoid an upset stomach.
  • Diarrhea may occur as a side effect. Taking probiotics along with Germox 125 mg Dry Syrup may help. Talk to your doctor if you notice bloody stools or develop abdominal cramps.
  • Stop taking this medicine and inform your doctor immediately if you develop an itchy rash, swelling of the face, throat or tongue or breathing difficulties while taking it.

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Germox

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Dr. Pranav Gupta
Child Specialist
Mega CV is an antibiotic used to treat bacterial infections
Kya fever main cefixime 50 mg dry syrup de sakte haiKitna ml dena hota hai
Dr. Amit Modi
Child Specialist
Hello, Cefixime is a third generation cephalosporin, an antibiotic used in specific bacterial infections. For fever you must use antipyretics like paracetamol to decrease the temperature. Antibiotic is only to be started if bacterial infection is suspected. Do visit a pediatrician for clinical examination of your child.
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FAQs

Q. Can the use of Germox cause failure of contraceptive pills?

Yes, the use of Germox can lower the efficacy of birth control pills. Ask your doctor about using some other methods of contraception (such as a condom, diaphragm, spermicide) while you are taking Germox.

Q. Is Germox safe?

Germox is usually considered to be safe when taken as advised by your doctor.

Q. Does Germox cause drowsiness?

No, Germox has not been reported to cause drowsiness. In case you experience drowsiness while taking Germox, please consult your doctor.

Q. Can Germox cause allergic reaction?

Although it is rare but yes, Germox can cause allergic reaction and is harmful in patients with known allergy to penicillins. Get emergency medical help if you have any of the signs of an allergic reaction: hives; difficulty breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat.

Q. Can the use of Germox cause diarrhea?

Yes, the use of Germox can cause diarrhea. It is an antibiotic and it 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. How long does Germox takes to work?

Usually, Germox starts working soon after taking it. However, it may take around 2-3 days to make you feel better while taking Germox.

Q. What if I don't get better after using Germox?

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

Q. Can I stop taking Germox when my symptoms are relieved?

No, do not stop taking Germox and finish the full course of treatment even if you feel better. Your symptoms may improve before the infection is completely cleared.

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