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Nupod 100 mg/5ml Dry Syrup

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Composition for Nupod 100 mg/5ml Dry Syrup

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Primary uses of Nupod 100 mg/5ml Dry Syrup

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Medicine Overview of Nupod Dry Syrup

Uses of Nupod Dry Syrup

Nupod 100 mg/5ml Dry Syrup 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.

Nupod Dry Syrup side effects

Common

Side Effects of Nupod are Rash, Vomiting, Nausea, Diarrhoea.

How to use Nupod 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. Nupod 100 mg/5ml Dry Syrup is to be taken with food.

How Nupod Dry Syrup works

Nupod 100 mg/5ml Dry Syrup is an antibiotic. It kills bacteria by preventing them from forming the bacterial protective covering which is needed for them to survive.

In Depth Information on Nupod Dry Syrup

Expert advice for Nupod Dry Syrup

  • Your doctor has prescribed Nupod 100 mg/5ml Dry Syrup to cure your infection and improve your symptoms.
  • Do not skip any doses and finish the full course of treatment even if you feel better. Stopping it early may make the infection to come back and harder to treat.
  • Discontinue Nupod 100 mg/5ml Dry Syrup 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.
  • Take it with food to avoid an upset stomach.
  • Avoid consuming alcohol while taking Nupod 100 mg/5ml Dry Syrup as it may cause increased side effects.
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Nupod Dry Syrup related warnings
Special precautions for Nupod Dry Syrup
Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Nupod 100 mg/5ml 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
Nupod 100 mg/5ml 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.
Avoid prolonged use of Nupod 100 mg/5ml Dry Syrup, since it may have possible effects such as rash and diarrhea.
Driving
Nupod 100 mg/5ml Dry Syrup may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Kidney
Nupod 100 mg/5ml Dry Syrup should be used with caution in patients with severe kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Nupod 100 mg/5ml Dry Syrup may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
SAFE
Nupod 100 mg/5ml Dry Syrup is safe to use in patients with liver disease. No dose adjustment of Nupod 100 mg/5ml Dry Syrup is recommended.

What if you miss a dose of Nupod Dry Syrup?uses

If you miss a dose of Nupod 100 mg/5ml Dry Syrup, 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.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions about Nupod Dry Syrup

Frequently asked questions about Cefpodoxime

Q. Is Nupod an antibiotic?
Yes, Nupod is an antibiotic, it belongs to a group of antibiotics known as cephalosporins.
Q. Is Nupod safe to use?
Nupod 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.
Q. Is Nupod a steroid?
Nupod is not a steroid. It is an antibiotic which belongs to the class of medication known as cephalosporin.
Q. Is Nupod related to penicillin?
Nupod 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.
Q. Can I take Nupod with ibuprofen?
Nupod 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.
Q. Does Nupod treat chlamydia?
Nupod has not shown any activity against chlamydia. Please consult your doctor for the treatment of chlamydial infection.
Q. Does Nupod cover pseudomonas?
Nupod has not been reported to be active against pseudomonas. Please consult your doctor for the treatment of any pseudomonal infection.
Q. Does cefuroxime have penicillin?
No, cefuroxime does not contain penicillin.
Q. Does Nupod cover methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA)?
Nupod is not active against methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA), rather there has been reported an inherent resistance against this bacteria.
Q. Does Nupod cover enterococcus?
Nupod has not been reported to be active against enterococcus.

Severely interacts with other drugs like

Taking Nupod with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Sodium Bicarbonate: Sodamax, Sobinix, Sobimed, Soda Bicarb Glycerin, Diosis, Sodanet, Nodosis, Auxisoda, Audosis, Sodapill
Nupod with Magaldrate
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Magaldrate: Magflux, Magasip

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