Proxecef 400mg Tablet

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Ajanta Pharma Ltd

Composition for Proxecef 400mg Tablet

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375
₹62.5/Tablet
6 tablets in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Proxecef Tablet

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Uses of Proxecef Tablet

Proxecef 400mg Tablet is used in the treatment of bacterial infections.
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Side effects of Proxecef Tablet

Common

Nausea, Diarrhoea, Allergic reaction.

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How to use Proxecef 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. It is better to take Proxecef 400mg Tablet with food.

How Proxecef Tablet works

Proxecef 400mg 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 Proxecef Tablet

Expert advice for Proxecef Tablet

  • 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 Proxecef 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 Proxecef 400mg Tablet
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Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Proxecef 400mg 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
SAFE
Proxecef 400mg 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.

Avoid prolonged use of Proxecef 400mg Tablet, since it may have possible effects such as rash and diarrhea.
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Driving
Proxecef 400mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired
, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
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Kidney
CAUTION
Proxecef 400mg Tablet should be used with caution in patient
s with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Proxecef 400mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
Proxecef 400mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with severe liver disease. Dose adjustment of Proxecef 400mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Limited information is available on use of Proxecef 400mg Tablet in patients with severe liver disease.
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Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Cefditoren, 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 Proxecef 400mg Tablet

Frequently asked questions for Cefditoren

Proxecef or Proxecef (Pivoxil) is a cephalosporin antibiotic which is used to treat diseases caused due to several bacterial infections such as exacerbation of chronic bronchitis (sudden worsening of symptoms due to bacterial infection in windpipe), community-acquired pneumonia (lung infection developed in the person who was not in the hospital), sore throat (pharyngitis), inflammation of tonsils (tonsillitis), and uncomplicated skin and skin-structure infections.

Substitutes for Proxecef

No substitutes found for this medicine
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