Sycef 100mg Tablet

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Composition for Sycef 100mg Tablet

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₹9.05/Tablet
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Medicine Overview of Sycef Tablet

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Uses of Sycef Tablet

Sycef 100mg 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.
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Side effects of Sycef Tablet

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Nausea, Diarrhoea, Allergic reaction.

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How to use Sycef 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. Sycef 100mg Tablet is to be taken with food.

How Sycef Tablet works

Sycef 100mg 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 Sycef Tablet

Expert advice for Sycef Tablet

  • Your doctor has prescribed Sycef 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 Sycef 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, Sycef can interact with your medications and increase your bleeding tendencies.
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Sycef Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Sycef Tablet
Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Sycef 100mg 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
Sycef 100mg 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 Sycef 100mg Tablet, since it may have possible effects such as rash and diarrhea.
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Driving
Sycef 100mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, o
r decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
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Kidney
Sycef 100mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients w
ith severe kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Sycef 100mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
SAFE
Sycef 100mg Tablet is safe to use in patients with liver dis
ease. No dose adjustment of Sycef 100mg Tablet is recommended.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Nocidos 500mg Tablet, Sobinate 500mg Tablet, Sodarise 500mg Tablet, Sodarise 1000mg Tablet

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 about Sycef Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Cefpodoxime

Yes, Sycef is an antibiotic, it belongs to a group of antibiotics known as cephalosporins.
Sycef 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.
Sycef is not a steroid. It is an antibiotic which belongs to the class of medication known as cephalosporin.
Sycef 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.
Q. Can I take Sycef with ibuprofen?
Sycef 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.
Sycef has not shown any activity against chlamydia. Please consult your doctor for the treatment of chlamydial infection.
Sycef 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.
Sycef is not active against methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA), rather there has been reported an inherent resistance against this bacteria.
Sycef has not been reported to be active against enterococcus.
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