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Respiclav 50 mg/31.25 mg Dry Syrup


Uses of Respiclav Dry Syrup

Respiclav 50 mg/31.25 mg Dry Syrup is used in the treatment of bacterial infections.

Respiclav Dry Syrup side effects

  • Nausea
  • Diarrhea
  • Stomach pain
  • Indigestion
  • Flatulence

How to use Respiclav Dry Syrup

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Dissolve the powder in sterile water. Shake well and use. Respiclav 50 mg/31.25 mg Dry Syrup may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Respiclav Dry Syrup works

Respiclav 50 mg/31.25 mg Dry Syrup is a combination of two medicines: Cefixime and Clavulanic Acid. Cefixime is an antibiotic. It works by preventing the formation of the bacterial protective covering which is essential for the survival of bacteria. Clavulanic Acid is a beta-lactamase inhibitor which reduces resistance and enhances the activity of Cefixime against bacteria.

Respiclav Dry Syrup related warnings

It is unsafe to consume alcohol with Respiclav 50 mg/31.25 mg Dry Syrup.
Respiclav 50 mg/31.25 mg Dry Syrup 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.
Respiclav 50 mg/31.25 mg Dry Syrup 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.
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.
Respiclav 50 mg/31.25 mg Dry Syrup may cause side effects such as allergic reactions, dizziness or fits that may make you unfit to drive.
Respiclav 50 mg/31.25 mg Dry Syrup should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Respiclav 50 mg/31.25 mg Dry Syrup may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Respiclav 50 mg/31.25 mg Dry Syrup should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Respiclav 50 mg/31.25 mg Dry Syrup may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

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Expert Advice

  • You have been prescribed this combination medicine to treat bacterial infections even if they have developed resistance. 
  • Finish the prescribed course, even if you start to feel better. Stopping it early may make the infection come back and harder to treat.
  • Diarrhea may occur as a side effect. Taking probiotics along with Respiclav 50 mg/31.25 mg Dry Syrup may help. Talk to your doctor if you notice bloody stools or develop abdominal cramps.
  • Take it with food and plenty of fluids to avoid an upset stomach.
  • Stop taking Respiclav 50 mg/31.25 mg Dry Syrup and inform your doctor immediately if you develop an itchy rash, swelling of the face, throat or tongue or breathing difficulties while taking it.

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Respiclav

Kya fever main cefixime 50 mg dry syrup de sakte haiKitna ml dena hota hai
Dr. Amit Modi
Child Specialist
Hello, Cefixime is a third generation cephalosporin, an antibiotic used in specific bacterial infections. For fever you must use antipyretics like paracetamol to decrease the temperature. Antibiotic is only to be started if bacterial infection is suspected. Do visit a pediatrician for clinical examination of your child.
What are use mega-cv dry syrupChild are not drinking milk
Dr. Pranav Gupta
Child Specialist
Mega CV is an antibiotic used to treat bacterial infections
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Q. How to take Respiclav?

Take this medication by mouth, with or without food as directed by your doctor, usually once a day. If you are consuming chewable tablets, chew thoroughly and then swallow. Complete the full course of this medicine, even if symptoms disappear after a few days.

Q. Is the use of Respiclav contraindicated in patients with impaired renal function?

Respiclav should be used with particular care in patients with severely impaired renal function. Dose modification is advised for patients with moderate or severe renal impairment.

Q. What are the precautions that need to be taken while taking Respiclav?

The dose of Respiclav should be adjusted in patients with impairment of kidneys and for those who have gastrointestinal disease or colitis.

Q. What are the serious side effects associated with the use of Respiclav?

The use of Respiclav can also lead to serious side effects like severe stomach/abdominal pain, persistent nausea/vomiting, unusual tiredness, new signs of infection (e.g., persistent sore throat, fever), yellowing of eyes/skin, dark urine, easy bruising/bleeding, signs of kidney problems (such as change in the amount of urine) and mental/mood changes (such as confusion).

Q. What all should I tell my doctor before starting the course of this medicine?

Please inform your doctor if you are pregnant or trying for a baby or breastfeeding before you start taking this medicine. Let your doctor know if you are using any other medicine.

Q. Can the use of Respiclav cause diarrhea?

Yes, the use of Respiclav can cause diarrhea. It is an antibiotic which kills the harmful bacteria. However, it also affects the helpful bacteria in your stomach or intestine and causes diarrhea. If you are experiencing severe diarrhea, talk to your doctor about it.

Q. How long does Respiclav takes to work?

Usually, Respiclav starts working soon after taking it. However, it may take some days to kill all the harmful bacteria and make you feel better.

Q. What if I don't get better after using Respiclav?

Inform your doctor if you don't feel better after finishing the full course of treatment. Also, inform him if your symptoms are getting worse while using this medicine.

Q. Can I stop taking Respiclav when I feel better?

No, do not stop taking Respiclav and complete the full course of treatment even if you feel better. Your symptoms may improve before the infection is completely cured.

Q. What are the instructions for storage and disposal of Respiclav?

Keep this medicine in the container or the pack it came in, tightly closed. Store it according to the instructions mentioned on the pack or label. Dispose of the unused medicine. Make sure it is not consumed by pets, children and other people.

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