Opox

Hetero Drugs Ltd

Composition for Opox Products

Opox Products are primarily used for

About Opox Products

Uses of Opox Products

Cefpodoxime Proxetil is used in the treatment of bacterial infections.

Opox Products side effects

Common

Side Effects of Opox are Nausea, Diarrhea, Vomiting, Rash.

How Opox Products work

Cefpodoxime Proxetil 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 Opox Products

Expert advice for Opox Products

  • Your doctor has prescribed Opox 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 Opox as it may cause increased side effects.
  • Discontinue Opox 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 Opox Products

Frequently asked questions about Opox Products

Frequently asked questions about Cefpodoxime Proxetil

Q. Is Opox safe to use?
Opox is safe to use at the prescribed dose for prescribed duration as advised by the doctor. Patients should follow the advice of the doctor regarding its use.
Q. Is Opox an antibiotic?
Yes, Opox is an antibiotic, it belongs to a group of antibiotics known as cephalosporins.
Q. Can the use of Opox cause diarrhea?
Yes, the use of Opox 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 Opox when my symptoms are relieved?
No, do not stop taking Opox and complete the full course of treatment even if you feel better. Your symptoms may improve before the infection is completely cured.
Q. How long does Opox takes to work?
Usually, Opox 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 Opox?
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 Opox

Opox 100mg/5ml Dry Syrup
bottle of 30 ml Dry Syrup
Hetero Drugs Ltd
MRP
90.5
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Opox 100mg Tablet DT
strip of 10 tablet dt
Hetero Drugs Ltd
MRP
83.5
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Opox 50mg Dry Syrup
bottle of 30 ml Dry Syrup
Hetero Drugs Ltd
MRP
54.5
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Opox 25mg Oral Drops
packet of 10 ml Oral Drops
Hetero Drugs Ltd
MRP
46.5
ADD TO CART
Opox 50mg Tablet DT
strip of 10 tablet dt
Hetero Drugs Ltd
MRP
42.9
ADD TO CART

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