Cefpodoxime Proxetil + Azithromycin is a combination of two antibiotics: Cefpodoxime Proxetil + Azithromycin1 and Cefpodoxime Proxetil + Azithromycin2. Cefpodoxime Proxetil + Azithromycin1 works by preventing the formation of the bacterial protective covering which is essential for the survival of the bacteria. Cefpodoxime Proxetil + Azithromycin2 stops bacterial growth by preventing the synthesis of essential proteins required by bacteria to carry out vital functions.
Q. Can I stop taking Arodox AZ 200mg/250mg Tablet when I feel better?
No, do not stop taking Arodox AZ 200mg/250mg Tablet and complete the full course of treatment even if you feel better. Your symptoms may improve before the infection is completely cured.
Q. What if I miss my dose?
Take Arodox AZ 200mg/250mg Tablet as soon you remember it. However, do not take it if it's almost time for your next dose. Also, do not take an extra dose to make up for your missed dose.
Q. Can the use of Arodox AZ 200mg/250mg Tablet cause diarrhea?
Yes, the use of Arodox AZ 200mg/250mg Tablet 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 you are experiencing severe diarrhea, talk to your doctor about it.
Q. What if I don't get better after using Arodox AZ 200mg/250mg Tablet?
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.
Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 18th Feb 2020. The medicine details are for information purpose only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicine.