Cefpodoxime Proxetil + Levofloxacin is a combination of two antibiotics: Cefpodoxime Proxetil + Levofloxacin1 and Cefpodoxime Proxetil + Levofloxacin2. Cefpodoxime Proxetil + Levofloxacin1 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 + Levofloxacin2 works by preventing the bacteria from reproducing and repairing themselves. Together, they treat your infection effectively.
Q. What if I don't get better after using Uvacef L 200 mg/250 mg 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.
Q. Can I stop taking Uvacef L 200 mg/250 mg Tablet when I feel better?
No, do not stop taking Uvacef L 200 mg/250 mg 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 Uvacef L 200 mg/250 mg Tablet 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 Uvacef L 200 mg/250 mg Tablet cause diarrhea?
Yes, the use of Uvacef L 200 mg/250 mg 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.
Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 12th Apr 2021. The medicine details are for information purpose only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicine.