food interaction for ZOSTUM O
alcohol interaction for ZOSTUM O
pregnancy interaction for ZOSTUM O
lactation interaction for ZOSTUM O
Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor.
SALT INFORMATION FOR ZOSTUM O
How it works
Common side effects
SUBSTITUTES FOR ZOSTUM ONo substitutes found
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
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.