Macpod O Products are primarily used for

About Macpod O Products

Uses of Macpod O Products

Cefpodoxime Proxetil+Ofloxacin is used in the treatment of bacterial infections.

Macpod O Products side effects

Common

Side Effects of Macpod O are Nausea, Vomiting, Diarrhea, Stomach pain, Headache.

How Macpod O Products work

Cefpodoxime Proxetil + Ofloxacin is a combination of two antibiotics: Cefpodoxime Proxetil + Ofloxacin1 and Cefpodoxime Proxetil + Ofloxacin2. Cefpodoxime Proxetil + Ofloxacin1 works by preventing the formation of the bacterial protective covering which is essential for the survival of the bacteria in the human body. Cefpodoxime Proxetil + Ofloxacin2 works by preventing the bacteria from reproducing and repairing themselves. Together, they treat your infection effectively.

In Depth Information for Macpod O Products

Expert advice for Macpod O Products

  • You have been prescribed Macpod 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 does not stop or if you find blood in your stools.
  • Discontinue Macpod O and inform your doctor immediately if you get a rash, itchy skin, swelling of face and mouth, or have difficulty in breathing.
  • Notify your doctor if you feel pain in your tendons, numbness, or tingling sensations.
  • Inform your doctor if you are pregnant or planning to conceive or breastfeeding.

Patient Concerns about Macpod O Products

Frequently asked questions about Macpod O Products

Frequently asked questions about Macpod O Products

Q. Can Macpod O be used to treat viral infections?
No, Macpod O is only indicated to treat bacterial infections. It does not treat viral infections (such as common cold and flu).
Q. How to take Macpod O?
Take this medication orally with or without food as directed by your doctor. This medicine is usually taken once a day. Take the medicine for the prescribed period, even if symptoms disappear after a few days.
Q. Can the use of Macpod O cause diarrhea?
Yes, the use of Macpod O can cause diarrhea. Antibiotics can kill the good and helpful bacteria present in your stomach or intestine and cause diarrhea. In case of diarrhea, drink plenty of water or other fluids. Talk to your doctor if diarrhea persists and you notice any signs of dehydration, like less urination with dark colored and strong-smelling urine. Do not take any other medicines without consulting your doctor.
Q. What are the instructions for the storage and disposal of Macpod O?
Keep this medicine in the container it came in, tightly closed. Store it as mentioned on the pack or label. Dispose of the unused medicine. Make sure it is not consumed by pets, children, and other people.
Q. Can I stop taking Macpod O when I feel better?
No, do not stop taking Macpod O 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 Macpod O as soon as 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 Macpod O cause diarrhea?
Yes, the use of Macpod 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 you are experiencing severe diarrhea, talk to your doctor about it.
Q. What if I don't get better after using Macpod 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.

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