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ZOSTUM O 200 MG TABLET

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Composition for ZOSTUM O

Cefditoren(200 mg)

food interaction for ZOSTUM O

alcohol interaction for ZOSTUM O

pregnancy interaction for ZOSTUM O

lactation interaction for ZOSTUM O

food
alcohol
pregnancy
lactation
It is better to take Zostum o 200 mg tablet with food.
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Zostum o 200 mg tablet 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.
PROBABLY SAFE
Zostum o 200 mg tablet is probably safe to use during breastfeeding. Please consult your doctor.
SAFE

SALT INFORMATION for ZOSTUM O

Cefditoren(200 mg)

Uses

Zostum o 200 mg tablet is used in the treatment of bacterial infections and typhoid fever.

How it works

Zostum o 200 mg tablet 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.

Common side effects

Nausea, Rash, Bruise, Bleeding, Blisters on skin, Chest tightness, Convulsion, Decreased urination, Dark colored urine, Diarrhoea, Shortness of breath, Fatigue, Weakness, Fever, Headache, Itching, Jaundice, Limb swelling, Black and bloody stools, Mouth swelling, Mouth ulcer, Skin peeling, Skin redness, Stomach pain, Stomach cramp, Swelling, Urticaria, Vaginal discharge, Vaginal itching, Vomiting

Common Dosage for ZOSTUM O 200 MG TABLET

Patients taking ZOSTUM O 200 MG TABLET

  • 89%
    Twice A Day
  • 11%
    Once A Day

SUBSTITUTES for ZOSTUM O

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    Rs. 37.50/tablet
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    Rs. 35.96/tablet
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    Rs. 359.61
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    Rs. 35.71/tablet
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    Rs. 357.13
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Top Physicians

  • Dr. Prabhat Kumar Jha
    MBBS, MD
    4.7
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    MBBS, MD, Diploma, Fellowship
    4.6
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    MBBS, MD
    4.5
  • Dr. R. R. Dutta
    MBBS, MD
    4.4
  • Dr. Kartavya Shah
    MBBS, DNB
    4.2

Expert advice for ZOSTUM O

  • Inform your doctor if you have or ever had cartinine deficiency (a rare condition in which the body does not have enough of a certain substance that is needed for energy production), blood clotting problem, kidney or liver problems.
  • Do not take any aluminium or magnesium containing antacids or other drugs prescribed for acidity along with cefditoren.
  • Tell your doctor if you are or planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding.

Frequently asked questions for ZOSTUM O

Cefditoren

Q.What is cefditoren (Pivoxil) and what is it used for?
Cefditoren or Cefditoren (Pivoxil) is a cephalosporin antibiotic which is used to treat diseases caused due to several bacterial infections such as exacerbation of chronic bronchitis (sudden worsening of symptoms due to bacterial infection in windpipe), community-acquired pneumonia (lung infection developed in the person who was not in the hospital), sore throat (pharyngitis), inflammation of tonsils (tonsillitis), and uncomplicated skin and skin-structure infections.

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Content on this page was last updated on 18 July, 2016, by Dr. Varun Gupta (MD Pharmacology)