Keptil 100mg Tablet

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Composition for Keptil 100mg Tablet

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Medicine Overview of Keptil Tablet

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Uses of Keptil Tablet

Keptil 100mg 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.
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Side effects of Keptil Tablet

Common

Nausea, Diarrhoea, Allergic reaction.

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How to use Keptil 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 Keptil 100mg Tablet with food.

How Keptil Tablet works

Keptil 100mg tablet 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.

In Depth Information on Keptil Tablet

Expert advice for Keptil Tablet

  • Your doctor has prescribed Keptil 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 Keptil 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, Keptil can interact with your medications and increase your bleeding tendencies.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Keptil 100mg Tablet
Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Keptil 100mg 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.
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Lactation
SAFE
Keptil 100mg 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 Keptil 100mg Tablet, since it may have possible effects such as rash and diarrhea.
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Driving
Keptil 100mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired,
or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
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Kidney
Keptil 100mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients
with severe kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Keptil 100mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
SAFE
Keptil 100mg Tablet is safe to use in patients with liver di
sease. No dose adjustment of Keptil 100mg Tablet is recommended.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Nocidos 500mg Tablet, Sobinate 500mg Tablet, Sodarise 500mg Tablet, Sodarise 1000mg Tablet

Missed Dosageuses

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.
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Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Keptil 100mg Tablet

Frequently asked questions for Cefpodoxime

Yes, Keptil is an antibiotic, it belongs to a group of antibiotics known as cephalosporins.
Keptil is not a sulfa drug, it belongs to a class of medicines known as cephalosporin antibiotics.
Keptil 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.
Keptil is not a steroid. It is an antibiotic which belongs to the class of medication known as cephalosporin.
Keptil 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. Keptil is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by the doctor.
Q. Can I take Keptil with ibuprofen?
Keptil 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.
Keptil has not shown any activity against chlamydia. Please consult your doctor for the treatment of chlamydial infection.
Keptil 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.
Keptil is not active against methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA), rather there has been reported an inherent resistance against this bacteria.
Keptil has not been reported to be active against enterococcus.
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