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Sporidex 125 Tablet DT


Overview

Uses of Sporidex Tablet DT

Sporidex 125 Tablet DT is used in the treatment of bacterial infections. It is used to treat common mild to moderate bacterial infection.

Sporidex Tablet DT side effects

Common
  • Rash
  • Allergic reaction
  • Stomach pain
  • Nausea
  • Indigestion
  • Diarrhea

How to use Sporidex Tablet DT

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Dissolve it in a glass of water before taking it. Sporidex 125 Tablet DT may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Sporidex Tablet DT works

Sporidex 125 Tablet DT is an antibiotic. It kills bacteria by preventing them from forming the bacterial protective covering (cell wall) which is needed for them to survive.

Sporidex Tablet DT related warnings

Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Sporidex 125 Tablet DT 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.
Lactation
SAFE
Sporidex 125 Tablet DT 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 Sporidex 125 Tablet DT, since it may have possible effects such as rash and diarrhea.
Driving
SAFE
Sporidex 125 Tablet DT does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
Sporidex 125 Tablet DT should be used with caution in patients with severe kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Sporidex 125 Tablet DT may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
CAUTION
Sporidex 125 Tablet DT should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Sporidex 125 Tablet DT may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Sporidex Tablet DT?

If you miss a dose of Sporidex 125 Tablet DT, 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.

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Expert Advice

  • Your doctor has prescribed Sporidex 125 Tablet DT to cure your infection and improve your symptoms.
  • Do not skip any doses and finish the full course of treatment even if you feel better. Stopping it early may make the infection to come back and harder to treat.
  • Discontinue Sporidex 125 Tablet DT 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.
  • Avoid consuming alcohol while taking Sporidex 125 Tablet DT as it may cause increased side effects.

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Sporidex

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Having urine infection since about a month. Took several antibiotics after consultation with doctor but they all show effect only for starting 2 days and then that antibiotic doesn't work. I have taken sporidex 500, zefu cv 500, norflox 400, levofloxin, cefodoxime (each taken for atleast 4-5 days). All work for starting two days then no effect and infection starts to increase. Urine culture report is attached. Kindly suggest medication since problem is increasing day by day.
Dr. Ila Jain Khandelwal
Pathologist
You should consult a urologist and get a few tests done since we need to know the cause of your recurrent urinary tract infections.
Skin rashes Observed after taking sporidex 250 mg tablets
Dr. Gopal Samdani
Child Specialist
Please consult skin specialist
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FAQs

Q. Is cephalexin safe?

Cephalexin is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor

Q. Can the use of Sporidex cause diarrhea?

Yes, the use of Sporidex 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 diarrhea persists, talk to your doctor about it.

Q. What if Sporidex doesn't work?

Talk to your doctor if Sporidex doesn't seem to work for you. Your doctor may increase the dose of Sporidex or switch you to an alternate option, which may work for you.

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

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 Sporidex when my symptoms are relieved?

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

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