Q. Is Nepotax 250mg Injection the same as penicillin?
No, Nepotax 250mg Injection is not the same as penicillin. Nepotax 250mg Injection belongs to the third generation class of cephalosporins. Nepotax 250mg Injection is active against numerous gram-positive and gram-negative bacteria, including several with resistance to other antibiotics such as penicillin.
Q. What kind of infections does Nepotax 250mg Injection treat?
Nepotax 250mg Injection is an antibiotic used to treat conditions such as lower respiratory tract infections (related to the lungs, windpipe and airways), skin and skin structure infections, urinary tract infections, pelvic inflammatory disease, bacterial septicemia, bone and joint infections, and meningitis (brain related).
Q. Is Nepotax 250mg Injection effective?
Nepotax 250mg Injection is effective if used in the dose and duration advised by your doctor. Do not stop taking it even if you see improvement in your condition. If you stop using Nepotax 250mg Injection too early, the symptoms may return or worsen.
Q. How is Nepotax 250mg Injection administered?
Nepotax 250mg Injection is administered under the supervision of a trained healthcare professional or a doctor and should not be self-administered. The dose will depend on the condition you are being treated for and will be decided by your doctor. Follow your doctor’s instructions carefully to get maximum benefit from Nepotax 250mg Injection.
Q. What if I do not get better after using Nepotax 250mg Injection?
Inform your doctor if you do not feel better even after finishing the full course of treatment. You must also inform your doctor if the symptoms get worse while using this medicine.
Q. Can the use of Nepotax 250mg Injection cause diarrhea?
Yes, the use of Nepotax 250mg Injection can cause diarrhea. Nepotax 250mg Injection 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. How long does Nepotax 250mg Injection take to work?
Usually, Nepotax 250mg Injection starts working soon after you take it. However, it may take some days to kill all the harmful bacteria and relieve your symptoms completely.
Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 16th May 2020. The medicine details are for information purpose only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicine.