Powercef S 375mg Injection

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Composition for Powercef S 375mg Injection

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Medicine Overview of Powercef S Injection

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Uses of Powercef S Injection

Powercef S 375mg Injection is used in the treatment of Bacterial infections.
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Side effects of Powercef S Injection

Common

Nausea, Diarrhoea, Allergic reaction.

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How to use Powercef S Injection

Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.

How Powercef S Injection works

Powercef s 375mg injection 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 Powercef S Injection

Expert advice for Powercef S Injection

  • Always take the complete course of treatment, as advised by your doctor even if you feel better.
  • Never take an antibiotic for a viral infection like a cold or the flu.
  • Can lead to nausea and diarrhoea frequently. If this becomes severe or persistent or you notice that your stool contains blood or mucus you should stop taking Powercef s immediately and consult your doctor.
  • Inform your doctor if you develop a rash or other unexpected symptoms.
  • Inform your doctor if there is the previous history of drug allergy.
  • Inform your doctor if you have ever been diagnosed with kidney or liver problems.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Powercef S 375mg Injection
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Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Powercef S 375mg Injection 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
CAUTION
Powercef S 375mg Injection should be used with caution durin
g lactation. Breast feeding should be held until the treatment of the mother is completed and the drug is eliminated from her body.
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Driving
Powercef S 375mg Injection may make you feel dizzy, sleepy,
tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
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Kidney
CAUTION
Powercef S 375mg Injection should be used with caution in pa
tients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Powercef S 375mg Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Nodosis 500mg Tablet, Sodapill 500mg Tablet, Magflux Syrup, Nodosis 1000mg/15ml Suspension

Missed Dosageuses

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.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Powercef S 375mg Injection

Frequently asked questions for Cefpodoxime

Yes, Powercef s is an antibiotic, it belongs to a group of antibiotics known as cephalosporins.
Powercef s is not a sulfa drug, it belongs to a class of medicines known as cephalosporin antibiotics.
Powercef s 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.
Powercef s is not a steroid. It is an antibiotic which belongs to the class of medication known as cephalosporin.
Powercef s 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.
Yes. Powercef s is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by the doctor.
Q. Can I take Powercef s with ibuprofen?
Powercef s 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.
Powercef s has not shown any activity against chlamydia. Please consult your doctor for the treatment of chlamydial infection.
Powercef s 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.
Powercef s is not active against methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA), rather there has been reported an inherent resistance against this bacteria.
Powercef s has not been reported to be active against enterococcus.
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Substitutes for Powercef S

No substitutes found for this medicine
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