Medicine Overview of Podcef Tablet
How to use Podcef 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. Podcef 50mg Tablet is to be taken with food.
How Podcef Tablet works
Podcef 50mg Tablet is an antibiotic. It works by preventing the formation of the bacterial protective covering which is essential for the survival of bacteria in the human body.
In Depth Information on Podcef Tablet
Expert advice for Podcef Tablet
- Your doctor has prescribed Podcef to cure your infection and improve symptoms.
- Do not skip any doses and finish the full course of treatment even if you feel better.
- Discontinue Podcef 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.
- If you're on blood thinners, Podcef can interact with your medications and increase your bleeding tendencies.
Podcef Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Podcef Tablet
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Podcef 50mg 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.
Podcef 50mg Tablet 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.+more
Avoid prolonged use of Podcef 50mg Tablet, since it may have possible effects such as rash and diarrhea....
Avoid prolonged use of Podcef 50mg Tablet, since it may have possible effects such as rash and diarrhea.
Podcef 50mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, o+more
r decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive....
Podcef 50mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients w+more
ith severe kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Podcef 50mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor....
Podcef 50mg Tablet is safe to use in patients with liver dis+more
ease. No dose adjustment of Podcef 50mg Tablet is recommended....
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Nocidos 500mg Tablet, Sobinate 500mg Tablet, Sodarise 500mg Tablet, Sodarise 1000mg Tablet
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 about Podcef Tablet
Frequently asked questions about Cefpodoxime
Yes, Podcef is an antibiotic, it belongs to a group of antibiotics known as cephalosporins.
Podcef 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.
Podcef is not a steroid. It is an antibiotic which belongs to the class of medication known as cephalosporin.
Podcef 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 Podcef with ibuprofen?
Podcef 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.
Podcef has not shown any activity against chlamydia. Please consult your doctor for the treatment of chlamydial infection.
Podcef 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.
Podcef is not active against methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA), rather there has been reported an inherent resistance against this bacteria.
Podcef has not been reported to be active against enterococcus.
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