Zefira 50mg Dry Syrup

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AGIO Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Composition for Zefira 50mg Dry Syrup

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Primarily used for

42.85
30 ml in 1 bottle
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Medicine Overview of Zefira Dry Syrup

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Uses of Zefira Dry Syrup

Zefira 50mg Dry Syrup is used in the treatment of bacterial infections.
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Side effects of Zefira Dry Syrup

Common

Nausea, Diarrhoea, Allergic reaction.

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How to use Zefira 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. It is better to take Zefira 50mg Dry Syrup with food.

How Zefira Dry Syrup works

Zefira 50mg dry syrup 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 Zefira Dry Syrup

Expert advice for Zefira Dry Syrup

  • 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 Zefira 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.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Zefira 50mg Dry Syrup
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Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Zefira 50mg 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.
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Lactation
SAFE
Zefira 50mg 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 Zefira 50mg Dry Syrup, since it may have possible effects such as rash and diarrhea.
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Driving
Zefira 50mg Dry Syrup may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired
, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
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Kidney
Zefira 50mg Dry Syrup should be used with caution in patient
s with severe kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Zefira 50mg Dry Syrup may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
SAFE
Zefira 50mg Dry Syrup is safe to use in patients with liver
disease. No dose adjustment of Zefira 50mg Dry Syrup 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 for Zefira 50mg Dry Syrup

Frequently asked questions for Cefpodoxime

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