Medicine Overview of Twicef Tablet DT
Uses of Twicef Tablet DT
Twicef 250mg Tablet DT is used in the treatment of Bacterial infections.
Side effects of Twicef Tablet DT
Nausea, Diarrhoea, Allergic reaction.
How to use Twicef 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. It can be taken with or without food, but it is better to take Twicef 250mg Tablet DT at a fixed time.
How Twicef Tablet DT works
Twicef 250mg tablet dt is an antibiotic. It kills the bacteria by attacking their cell wall. Specifically, it prevents the synthesis of a substance in the cell wall called peptidoglycan, which provides the cell wall with the strength required for survival of bacteria in human body.
In Depth Information on Twicef Tablet DT
Expert advice for Twicef Tablet DT
- Always take the complete course of treatment, as advised by your doctor even if you feel better.
- Never take an antibiotic for a viral infection like a cold or the flu.
- Can lead to nausea and diarrhoea frequently. If this becomes severe or persistent or you notice that your stool contains blood or mucus you should stop taking Twicef immediately and consult your doctor.
- Inform your doctor if you develop a rash or other unexpected symptoms.
- Inform your doctor if there is the previous history of drug allergy.
- Inform your doctor if you have ever been diagnosed with kidney or liver problems.
Special precautions for Twicef 250mg Tablet DT
It is generally safe to consume alcohol with Twicef 250mg Tablet DT.
Twicef 250mg Tablet DT is probably safe to use during pregnancy.+more
Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor....
Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor.
Twicef 250mg Tablet DT is safe to use during lactation. Hum+more
an 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....
Twicef 250mg Tablet DT may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.+more
Cefadroxil may cause headache, dizziness, nervousness, sleeplessness and fatigue,...
Cefadroxil may cause headache, dizziness, nervousness, sleeplessness and fatigue,
Twicef 250mg Tablet DT is probably unsafe to use in patients with kidney disease and should be avoided. Please consult your doctor.+more
The dosage must be adjusted according to the grade of renal impairment...
The dosage must be adjusted according to the grade of renal impairment
Twicef 250mg Tablet DT is safe to use in patients with liver+more
disease. No dose adjustment of Twicef 250mg Tablet DT is recommended....
Frequently asked questions for Twicef 250mg Tablet DT
Frequently asked questions for Cefadroxil
Q. Does cefadroxil, or Odoxil contain sulfa or a form of penicillin drug?
No, they do not contain sulfa or not a penicillin drug. They are cephalosporin antibiotics
Q. Can I take Twicef for strep throat; bronchitis, sinus infection, tooth infection, yeast infection, or acne?
Yes, you can take Twicef in strep throat; bronchitis, sinus infection, tooth infection, or acne but you cannot take it for yeast infection. Please consult your doctor for your medical condition before taking the drug
Q. Can I take cefadroxil with Nyquil (acetaminophen, dextromethorphan, doxylamine, and pseudoephedrine), Tylenol (paracetamol), ibuprofen, or Benadryl (diphenhydramine)?
Cefuroxime is not reported to interact with Nyquil (acetaminophen, dextromethorphan, doxylamine, and pseudoephedrine), Tylenol (paracetamol), ibuprofen, or Benadryl (diphenhydramine). Please follow the advice of the doctor regarding their simultaneous use
Twicef may cause yeast infections, but it is not known to cause constipation
Twicef is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor
Twicef needs to be stored at 20° to 25°C.
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