Medicine Overview of Keptil Tablet
Uses of Keptil Tablet
Keptil 200mg Tablet is used in the treatment of Bacterial infections.
Side effects of Keptil Tablet
Nausea, Diarrhoea, Allergic reaction.
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 200mg Tablet with food.
How Keptil Tablet works
Keptil 200mg 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 Keptil Tablet
Expert advice for Keptil 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 Keptil 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 Keptil 200mg Tablet
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Keptil 200mg 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.
Keptil 200mg 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....
Keptil 200mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired,+more
or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive....
Keptil 200mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients+more
with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Keptil 200mg 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 Keptil 200mg 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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