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MONOCEF O 200 MG TABLET

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Composition for MONOCEF O

Cefpodoxime(200 mg)

food interaction for MONOCEF O

alcohol interaction for MONOCEF O

pregnancy interaction for MONOCEF O

lactation interaction for MONOCEF O

food
alcohol
pregnancy
lactation
It is better to take Monocef o 200 mg tablet with food.
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Monocef o 200 mg 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.
PROBABLY SAFE
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.

SALT INFORMATION for MONOCEF O

Cefpodoxime(200 mg)

Uses

Monocef o 200 mg tablet is used in the treatment of bacterial infections and typhoid fever.

How it works

Monocef o 200 mg 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.

Common side effects

Diarrhoea, Skin rash, Stomach upset, Vomiting

Common Dosage for MONOCEF O 200 MG TABLET

Patients taking MONOCEF O 200 MG TABLET

  • 84%
    Twice A Day
  • 10%
    Thrice A Day
  • 4%
    Once A Day
  • 2%
    Four Times A Day

SUBSTITUTES for MONOCEF O

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    Rs. 13.90/tablet
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    Rs. 139
    pay 1% more per tablet
  • GUDCEF 200 MG TABLET
    (10 tablets in strip)
    Mankind Pharma Ltd
    Rs. 12/tablet
    Tablet
    Rs. 120
    save 13% more per tablet
  • MACPOD 200 MG TABLET
    (10 tablets in strip)
    Macleods Pharmaceuticals Pvt Ltd
    Rs. 13/tablet
    Tablet
    Rs. 130
    save 6% more per tablet
  • SWICH 200 MG TABLET
    (10 tablets in strip)
    Alkem Laboratories Ltd
    Rs. 13.90/tablet
    Tablet
    Rs. 139
    pay 1% more per tablet
  • OPOX 200MG TABLET
    (10 tablets in strip)
    Hetero Drugs Ltd
    Rs. 11.99/tablet
    Tablet
    Rs. 119.90
    save 13% more per tablet

Top Physicians

  • Dr. Khoobsurat Najma
    MBBS
    4.9
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    MBBS, MD
    4.8
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    MBBS, MD
    4.7
  • Dr. Sushila Kataria
    MBBS, MD, Diploma
    4.6
  • Dr. R. S. Rawat
    MBBS, MD
    4.5

Expert advice for MONOCEF O

Do not take cefpodoxime within 2 hours of antacids or H2 antagonists (ranitidine, famotidine).Take this medicine with meals or a snack for better absorptionMake sure you finish the entire course of treatmentConsult your doctor:
  • If you are allergic to cefpodoxime or any other cephalosporin antibiotic such as cefadroxil, cephalexin, penicillin, or any other drugs.
  • If you have diarrhea, inflammation of large intestine (colon) colitis, or stomach problems, blood clotting problem.
  • If you have or had kidney or liver disease.
  • If you are having surgery, including dental surgery, tell the doctor or dentist that you are taking cefpodoxime.
  • If you have taken cefpodoxime repeatedly or for longer duration.

Frequently asked questions for MONOCEF O

Cefpodoxime

Q.Is cefpodoxime a sulfa drug/steroid/penicillin?
No, cefpodoxime belongs to class of medication called as cephalosporin antibiotics

Q.Is Cefpodoxime/ cefodem xp 325/ cefodem 200/ monocef-o/ kefpod safe?
Cefpodoxime (also available as cefodem xp 325/cefodem 200/ monocef-o/kefpod) is safe at the prescribed dose by the doctor. Patients should follow the advice of the doctor regarding its use

Q.What are cefpodoxime/ cefodem xp 325/ cefodem 200/ monocef-o/ kefpod/ gudcef 200/ gudcef?
Cefpodoxime belongs to class of medication called as cephalosporin antibiotics. It is used for the treatment of infections caused by bacteria

Q.Is cefpodoxime a sulfa drug/ penicillin/ steroid/ an antibiotic?
Cefpodoxime is an antibiotic belong to class of medication called as cephalosporin. It is not a steroid and does not contain penicillin or sulpha.

What our users are saying about MONOCEF O 200 MG TABLET

How effective is this medicine?

Effective
79%
Not effective
14%
Can't say
7%

Do you find this medicine expensive?

Yes
80%
No
20%

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Content on this page was last updated on 29 August, 2016, by Dr. Varun Gupta (MD Pharmacology)