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Sefdin 125mg Tablet

Unichem Laboratories Ltd

Composition for Sefdin 125mg Tablet

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Primarily used for

10 tablets in 1 strip

Medicine Overview of Sefdin Tablet


Uses of Sefdin Tablet

Sefdin 125mg Tablet is used in the treatment of bacterial infections
It is used for short-term treatment of bacterial infections of urinary tract, skin and soft-tissue, ear, bone, blood, abdomen, genital and lungs (pneumonia). It is also used to prevent infections after surgery.

Sefdin Tablet side effects


Nausea, Diarrhoea, Allergic reaction.


How to use Sefdin 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. Sefdin 125mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Sefdin Tablet works

Sefdin 125mg 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 Sefdin Tablet

Expert advice for Sefdin Tablet

  • Your doctor has prescribed Sefdin 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 Sefdin 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, Sefdin can interact with your medications and increase your bleeding tendencies.
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Sefdin Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Sefdin Tablet
Sefdin 125mg Tablet may cause symptoms such as flushing, inc
reased heartbeat, nausea, thirst, chest pain and low blood pressure with alcohol (Disulfiram reactions).
Sefdin 125mg 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.
Sefdin 125mg 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 Sefdin 125mg Tablet, since it may have possible effects such as rash and diarrhea.
Sefdin 125mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired,
or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Sefdin 125mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients
with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Sefdin 125mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Sefdin 125mg Tablet is probably safe to use in patients with
liver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Sefdin 125mg Tablet may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.

Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Cefdinir, 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 about Sefdin Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Cefdinir

Q. Is cefdinir a penicillin or sulfa drug?
No, cefdinir is not a penicillin or sulfa drug. It is a cephalosporin antibiotic
Sefdin can reduce effectiveness of birth control pills. Please consult your doctor before taking the drug
Sefdin may cause diarrhea or red stool but it is not known to cause constipation
Q. Can I take cefdinir with Allegra (fexofenadine hydrochloride), Benadryl (diphenhydramine), Mucinex (guaifenesin), Nyquil (acetaminophen, dextromethorphan, doxylamine, and pseudoephedrine), Sudafed (dextromethorphan and phenylephrine), Tylenol (acetaminophen), hydrocodone, or ibuprofen?
Cefdinir is not reported to interact with Allegra, Benadryl, Nyquil, Sudafed, Tylenol, hydrocodone, or ibuprofen. Please follow the advice of the doctor regarding their simultaneous use
Yes, you can take Sefdin in strep or sore throat; UTI, or bladder infection. Please consult your doctor for your medical condition before taking the drug
Yes. Sefdin is gluten free. However, please refer to package insert of the prescribed brand before use
Yes, Sefdin is available as generic drug
Sefdin needs to be stored at 15° to 30°C. It should not be frozen
Sefdin is relatively safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor.

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