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Torpod 50mg Syrup

Torrent Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Composition for Torpod 50mg Syrup

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Primarily used for

30 ml in 1 bottle

Medicine Overview of Torpod Syrup


Uses of Torpod Syrup

Torpod 50mg Syrup 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.

Torpod Syrup side effects


Nausea, Diarrhoea, Allergic reaction.


How to use Torpod Syrup

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Measure it with a measuring cup and take it by mouth. Shake well before use. Torpod 50mg Syrup is to be taken with food.

How Torpod Syrup works

Torpod 50mg Syrup 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 Torpod Syrup

Expert advice for Torpod Syrup

  • Your doctor has prescribed Torpod 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 Torpod 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, Torpod can interact with your medications and increase your bleeding tendencies.
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Torpod Syrup related warnings
Special precautions for Torpod Syrup
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Torpod 50mg 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.
Torpod 50mg 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.

Avoid prolonged use of Torpod 50mg Syrup, since it may have possible effects such as rash and diarrhea.
Torpod 50mg Syrup may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or
decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Torpod 50mg Syrup should be used with caution in patients wi
th severe kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Torpod 50mg Syrup may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Torpod 50mg Syrup is safe to use in patients with liver dise
ase. No dose adjustment of Torpod 50mg Syrup is recommended.
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 Torpod Syrup

Frequently asked questions about Cefpodoxime

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

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