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Pidotimune 400 Tablet


Overview

Introduction

Pidotimune 400 Tablet is a prescription medicine used to prevent diseases of respiratory tract. It helps to improve and increase immunity and prevents recurrent bacterial or viral infections in the airways.

Pidotimune 400 Tablet is either given alone or in combination with some other medicines. It should not be used to treat any existing infections of the respiratory tract. It should be taken with or without food, but better to take it at same time every day to attain most benefits. The dose and how often you take it depends on what you are taking it for. Your doctor will decide how much you need to improve your symptoms. You should take this medicine for as long as it is prescribed for you.

Generally, no common side effects are seen with this medicine. But some people experience skin rash as a side effect.  If these bother you or appear serious, let your doctor know. There may be ways of reducing or preventing them.

Before taking this medicine, let your doctor know if you have kidney disease or have diabetes. Your doctor should also know about all other medicines you are taking as many of these may make this medicine less effective or change the way it works. Inform your doctor if you are pregnant or breastfeeding. 

Uses of Pidotimune Tablet

Side effects of Pidotimune Tablet

Common
  • Skin rash

How to use Pidotimune 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. Pidotimune 400 Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Pidotimune Tablet works

Pidotimune 400 Tablet is an immunostimulant. It works by modulating the immune system to trigger a protective response against bacteria or viruses that cause recurrent airway infections. This boosts immunity against these infections.

Safety Advice

Alcohol
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
It is not known whether it is safe to consume alcohol with Pidotimune 400 Tablet. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
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Information regarding the use of Pidotimune 400 Tablet during pregnancy is not available. Please consult your doctor.
Breastfeeding
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Information regarding the use of Pidotimune 400 Tablet during breastfeeding is not available. Please consult your doctor.
Driving
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It is not known whether Pidotimune 400 Tablet alters the ability to drive. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react.
Kidney
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
There is limited information available on the use of Pidotimune 400 Tablet in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
There is limited information available on the use of Pidotimune 400 Tablet in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.

Alternate Brands

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Patient Concerns

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Nose in close Cold chest flue a
Dr. Shubhra Chandan Pradhan
ENT
Can't prescribe without proper clinical examination. It can be upper respiratory tract infection or lower respiratory tract infection
Problem Extra Fat and Respiratory Diseases.
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FAQs

Q. How does Pidotimune affect the body?

Pidotimune is a medicine which acts by boosting our immune system. It activates the cells in the blood to fight against various germs to protect us from respiratory infections.

Q. Can we use Pidotimune in children?

Yes, some studies suggest that Pidotimune can be given in children to prevent respiratory tract infections.

Q. Is Pidotimune useful in urinary infections?

There have been some studies which show the beneficial effect of this medication against conditions like urinary infection. However, this medicine is commonly used to treat respiratory infections. Do not take this medication without consultation. Inform your doctor if you have urinary tract infection because you might need other additional medicines to treat it.

Q. Can Pidotimune prevent asthma in kids?

Yes, it has been observed that Pidotimune can be useful in the condition like asthma in children. It works by improving the lung function. This medicine decreases the inflammatory molecules in the blood which as a result control the severity of the asthmatic attack. Do not take this medication without consultation. Inform your doctor if your kid has asthma or respiratory distress as your kid might need other additional medicines to treat it. Follow the instructions given by the doctor.

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References
  1. Licari A, Nigrisoli S. Pidotimod may prevent recurrent respiratory infections in children. Minerva Pediatrica. 2014;66(5):363. [Accessed 01 Apr. 2019] (online) Available from:External Link
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