ORPROZIL 250MG TABLET

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Orchid Chemicals & Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Composition for ORPROZIL 250MG TABLET

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Primarily used for

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Driving
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₹29.0/tablet
4 tablets in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of ORPROZIL TABLET

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Uses of ORPROZIL TABLET

Orprozil 250mg tablet is used in the treatment of bacterial infections.
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Side effects of ORPROZIL TABLET

Common

Nausea, Diarrhoea, Allergic reaction.

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How to use ORPROZIL 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.

How ORPROZIL TABLET works

Orprozil 250mg 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 ORPROZIL TABLET

Expert advice for ORPROZIL TABLET

  • Only use Cefprozil when prescribed by a registered medical doctor.
  • Always take the full prescription, even if you feel better.
  • Can lead to nausea and diarrhoea frequently.
  • Inform your doctor if you develop a rash or other unexpected symptoms.
  • Inform your doctor if there is the previous history of drug allergy.
  • Avoid taking for a long duration as there is a risk of serious intestinal infection and low blood count.
  • Inform your doctor if you have ever been diagnosed with kidney or liver problems.
Warnings
Special precautions for ORPROZIL 250MG TABLET
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Alcohol
SAFE
It is generally safe to consume alcohol with Orprozil 250mg tablet.
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Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Orprozil 250mg 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
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
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Driving
CAUTION
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Kidney
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
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Liver
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.

Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Cefprozil, 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 for ORPROZIL 250MG TABLET

Frequently asked questions for Cefprozil

Q. Is cefprozil same as penicillin/ or related to penicillin or contain penicillin?
Beta-lactam group of antibiotics and cross sensitivity has been demonstrated
Q. Is cefprozil a sulfa based drug?
No, cefprozil is not a sulpha based drug
Q. Is cefprozil stronger than amoxicillin?
Such comparisons between antibiotics cannot be drawn as these medicines are used for different indications depending on the doctor's clinical experience
Q. Is cefprozil used for strep throat, sinus infection, and bronchitis?
Yes, cefprozil is prescribed for strep throat, sinus infection, and bronchitis
Q. Can I take tylenol (paracetamol), advil (ibuprofen), Nyquil (cold and flu medication), mucinex (guaifenesin), and benadryl with cefprozil?
There are no known drug interaction of cefprozil with tylenol (paracetamol), advil (ibuprofen), Nyquil (cold and flu medication), mucinex (guaifenesin) and benadryl
Q. Does cefprozil treat urinary tract infections (UTI)?
No, cefprozil is mainly indicated for respiratory tract infections caused by susceptible bacteria
Q. Does cefprozil interfere with birth control?
No, there no known effects of cefprozil on birth control
Q. Does cefprozil make you tired?
Yes, cefprozil may make you feel tired and sleepy.
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