Cefal O

Mercury Laboratories Ltd

Composition for Cefal O Products

Cefal O Products are primarily used for

About Cefal O Products

Uses of Cefal O Products

Cefixime is used in the treatment of bacterial infections.

Cefal O Products side effects

Common

Side Effects of Cefal O are Nausea, Diarrhea, Vomiting, Stomach pain, Indigestion.

How Cefal O Products work

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

In Depth Information for Cefal O Products

Expert advice for Cefal O Products

  • Your doctor has prescribed Cefal O 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.
  • 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 Cefal O as it may cause increased side effects.
  • Discontinue Cefal O and inform your doctor immediately if you get a rash, itchy skin, swelling of face and mouth, or have difficulty in breathing.

Patient Concerns about Cefal O Products

Frequently asked questions about Cefal O Products

Frequently asked questions about Cefixime

Q. How long should I take Cefal O?
You should take Cefal O as long as advised by your doctor. It is usually prescribed for 7-14 days. Take it for the full duration of your treatment.
Q. Can I stop taking Cefal O when I feel better?
No, do not stop taking Cefal O before completing the full course of treatment. Your may start feeling better before the infection is completely cured. So, it is important to take this medicine for the duration advised by the doctor.
Q. Is Cefal O a strong antibiotic?
Yes, Cefal O is a strong antibiotic i.e broad-spectrum antibiotic, which is used to treat variety of bacterial infection like Urinary tract infection, Otitis Media, Pharyngitis and Tonsillitis, Bronchitis and Gonorrhea
Q. Can the use of Cefal O cause diarrhea?
Yes, the use of Cefal O 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. Can I stop taking Cefal O when my symptoms are relieved?
No, do not stop taking Cefal O and complete the full course of treatment even if you feel better. Your symptoms may improve before the infection is completely cured.
Q. Is Cefal O used in typhoid?
Indian Association of Pediatrics (IAP) recommends the use of Cefal O in children for uncomplicated typhoid fever.
Q. How long does Cefal O takes to work?
Usually, Cefal O starts working soon after taking it. However, it may take some days to kill all the harmful bacteria and make you feel better.
Q. What if I don't get better after using Cefal O?
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.

Products for Cefal O

Cefal O 200mg Tablet
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Cefal O 30mg Syrup
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Cefal O 50mg Syrup
bottle of 30 ml Syrup
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