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Veklor 125 mg Tablet DT

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Uses of Veklor Tablet DT

Veklor 125 mg Tablet DT is used in the treatment of bacterial infections. It is used in serious bacterial infections of various body parts like urinary tract, skin and soft-tissue, blood, brain and lungs (pneumonia). It is also used to prevent infections after surgery.

Veklor Tablet DT side effects

  • Rash
  • Vomiting
  • Allergic reaction
  • Nausea
  • Injection site reaction
  • Increased liver enzymes
  • Diarrhea

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

How Veklor Tablet DT works

Veklor 125 mg 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.

Veklor Tablet DT related warnings

Veklor 125 mg Tablet DT may cause symptoms such as flushing, increased heartbeat, nausea, thirst, chest pain and low blood pressure with alcohol (Disulfiram reactions).
Veklor 125 mg 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.
Veklor 125 mg 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 Veklor 125 mg Tablet DT, since it may have possible effects such as rash and diarrhea.
It is not known whether Veklor 125 mg Tablet DT alters the ability to drive. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react.
Veklor 125 mg Tablet DT should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Veklor 125 mg Tablet DT may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
There is limited information available on the use of Veklor 125 mg Tablet DT in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Veklor Tablet DT?

If you miss a dose of Veklor 125 mg 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 Veklor 125 mg 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 come back and harder to treat.
  • Discontinue Veklor 125 mg 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 does not  stop or if you find blood in your stools.
  • Take it with food to avoid an upset stomach.
  • Avoid consuming alcohol while taking Veklor 125 mg Tablet DT as it may cause increased side effects.

Interaction with Drugs

Taking Veklor with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Brand(s): Sodamax, Sobinix, Sobimed
Brand(s): Magflux, Magasip

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Veklor

My baby is having stomach problem. Frequent loose motion
Dr. Gopal Samdani
Child Specialist
Please consult Dr. will take detail history and will examine your child in detail. may ask you for lab test on blood urine stool etc if necessary. All information will be used to determine exact underlying cause of problem. Depending upon cause will prescribe you treatmentdiarrhea can be caused by: inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) bacterial infections viral infections parasites malnutrition improper food preparation poor hygieneMake sure your child drinks plenty of fluids. Do not feed them foods that seem to trigger diarrhea. Wash your hands often ? especially after each diaper change ? to avoid spreading bacteria in the home.t?s important to follow the doctor?s advice carefully. Avoid giving your child foods or liquids that trigger diarrhea. Stick with bland foods instead (such as potatoes, toast, or bananas) until the diarrhea has subsided.
How much dose of ceftriaxone is neccesary for preventing drug resistance in body
Dr. Khoobsurat Najma
Ask A Chemist
it is an antibiotic and is used for treating bacterial infections
Do you have any questions related to Veklor 125 mg Tablet DT?


Q. Can I take paracetamol with Veklor?

Yes, you can take Paracetamol while using Veklor.

Q. Can the use of Veklor cause diarrhea?

Yes, the use of Veklor 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 Veklor doesn't work for me?

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

Q. How long does Veklor take to work?

Usually, Veklor starts working soon after taking it. However, it may take some days to kill all the harmful bacteria and make you feel better.

Q. Can I stop taking Veklor when my symptoms are relieved?

No, do not stop taking Veklor 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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