Vepan 125 mg Dry Syrup

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Overview

Uses of Vepan Dry Syrup

Vepan 125 mg Dry 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, blood, abdomen, genital and lungs (pneumonia). It is also used to prevent infections after surgery.

Vepan Dry Syrup side effects

Common
  • Rash
  • Vomiting
  • Allergic reaction
  • Stomach pain
  • Nausea
  • Diarrhoea

How to use Vepan Dry Syrup

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Dissolve the powder in sterile water. Shake well and use. Vepan 125 mg Dry Syrup may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Vepan Dry Syrup works

Vepan 125 mg Dry Syrup is an antibiotic. It kills bacteria by preventing them from forming the bacterial protective covering (cell wall) which is needed for them to survive.

Vepan Dry Syrup related warnings

Alcohol
SAFE
It is generally safe to consume alcohol with Vepan 125 mg Dry Syrup.
Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Vepan 125 mg Dry 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.
Lactation
SAFE
Vepan 125 mg Dry 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 Vepan 125 mg Dry Syrup, since it may have possible effects such as rash and diarrhea.
Driving
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.
Vepan 125 mg Dry Syrup may cause a headache, dizziness, nervousness, sleeplessness, and fatigue, therefore the ability to drive may be influenced.
Kidney
CAUTION
Vepan 125 mg Dry Syrup should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Vepan 125 mg Dry Syrup may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
Vepan 125 mg Dry Syrup is probably safe to use in patients with liver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Vepan 125 mg Dry Syrup may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.

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Expert Advice

  • Your doctor has prescribed Vepan 125 mg Dry Syrup 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.
  • Take it with food to avoid an upset stomach.
  • Discontinue Vepan 125 mg Dry Syrup 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 Vepan 125 mg Dry Syrup as it may cause increased side effects.

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Vepan

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feeling some problem in throat and also fatigue,eyes are also feeling some burning sensation sometimes and also have low grade feverDoctor prescribed me cefradoxil tab vepan 500
Dr. Waseem Mirza
Sexologist
Hello, greetings from 1mg.comApply cold sponges over face,forehead to bring down body temperature. Take tab dolo 650 every 8 hours for 3 days. Get extra rest, drink plenty of fluids. Wash hands carefully and often perticularly before handling food. Do saline gargles and steam inhalation twice daily.Continue same medications and follow up with your doctor ad advised
Can I take fixime 200 antibiotic for cold and dry cough.
Dr. Waseem Mirza
Sexologist
u shouldn't take antibiotics without prescription, for simple cold n cough take syp corex-Dx 1 tsf tid, for cold DO STEAM INHALAION TWICE DAILY, WARM SALINE GARGLES, AVOID EXPOSURE TO COLD,TAKE REST tab levocet 1 tab bd for 5 days, take healthy diet to boost ur immunity comprising of proteins, vitamins particularly vit C, take plenty of fluids if not better in 3 days consult physician hope this helps, antibiotics are reserved only for bacterial infections , most cold like illnesses are viral so no need of antibiotics
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FAQs

Q. Can the use of Vepan cause diarrhea?
Yes, the use of Vepan 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 Vepan doesn't work?
Talk to your doctor if Vepan doesn't seem to work for you. Your doctor may increase the dose of Vepan or switch you to an alternate option, which may work for you.
Q. What if I don't get better after using Vepan?
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 Vepan when my symptoms are relieved?
No, do not stop taking Vepan and complete the full course of treatment even if you feel better. Your symptoms may improve before the infection is completely cured.
Q. Is Vepan good for urinary tract infection?
Vepan is a relatively safe and effective antibiotic that is available for the treatment of uncomplicated urinary tract infection (UTI).
Q. Is Vepan safe?
Vepan is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor
Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 13th Dec 2017.
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Manufacturer/Marketer Address
Indoco Remedies Limited, Indoco House, 166 CST Road, Santacruz (E), Mumbai 400 098, INDIA
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