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Cefoclox Xl Tablet 10

Cefoclox Xl Tablet 10

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    Uses :

    Cefpodoxime Cefpodoxime is used to treat mild to moderate infections caused by bacteria. The infections such as skin or soft tissue infection, inflammation of throat can be treated with cefpodoxime. Cefpodoxime is used to treat urinary tract infections caused by bacteria and the sexually transmitted diseases like gonorrhea. Lactobacillus Lactobacillus is a friendly bacterium used in the treatment of diarrhea in children, infections or discharge from the vagina, and irritable bowel syndrome (IBS). Dicloxacillin Dicloxacillin is used to treat bacterial infections such as bronchitis, pneumonia, and staphylococcal infections.

    Mode of drug action


    Cefpodoxime Cefpodoxime is a cephalosporin antibiotic. Cefpodoxime bactericidal action involve inhibiting the cell wall synthesis of bacteria. The active metabolite of cefpodoxime binds to the penicillin binding protein 3 and inhibits the production of peptidoglycan, which is essential for the formation of the cell wall. Lactobacillus Lactobacillus maintains the required balance of other microflora in the intestine thereby, improving the patient’s condition. Dicloxacillin Dicloxacillin is a beta-lactamase resistant penicillin. It exerts bactericidal action by inhibiting the biosynthesis of bacterial cell wall by binding to specific penicillin-binding proteins. Dicloxacillin inhibits bacterial cell wall autolytic enzymes, autolysins that cause cell lysis.

    What are the common side effects?

    Cefpodoxime The major cefpodoxime side effects are diarrhea, loose stools, and allergic reactions like skin rashes, hives. Cefpodoxime side effects may also include breathing problems, feeling tired, headache, nausea, and vomiting. Lactobacillus Lactobacillus may cause gas and bloating in some patients. Dicloxacillin The common side effects of dicloxacillin are shortness of breath, skin rash, stomach upset, sunburn, constipation, diarrhea, vaginal infection, photosensitivity, and wheezing.

    Warning

    Breast feeding: Safe under medical guidance

    Special precautions for safe use

    • Take Cefoclox XL drug as prescribed by the physician. Do not take an over dose of the drug or do not discontinue the drug in the middle of the treatment as the infection gets resistant to the drug, thus leading to secondary infections.

    • Individuals suffering from liver and kidney disorders should consult the doctor for altering the dose of the drug.

    • Diarrhoea is the common side effect of Cefoclox XL drug, seek immediate medical care if the condition worsens.

    • Consult a doctor immediately on noticing any rash, itching and swelling while using Cefoclox XL medicine.

    • Consult the doctor for safe use of Cefoclox XL drug during pregnancy and breastfeeding.

    • Store the drug in cool and dry place at room temperature below 25ᵒC.

    What else should I know?

    1. Does cefpodoxime treat viral infections? No, cefpodoxime treats only bacterial infections.

    2. I am suffering from cold and flu. Can I use cefpodoxime to treat my condition? No, cefpodoxime is not effective against cold and flu.

    3. I am using the antibiotic since 4 days. I am experiencing diarrhea. Shall I stop using the medication? Mild diarrhea is common while using the antibiotic. Do not stop the medication without consulting the doctor.

    4. What are the effects of cefpodoxime in pregnant women? Cefpodoxime is safe during pregnancy. However, consult your doctor before using the medicine.

    5. How to take cefpodoxime? Cefpodoxime should be taken with food, as food enhances the levels of cefpodoxime tablets and increases its absorption in the body. Lactobacillus

    1. What to do if I have an overdose with Lactobacillus? Immediately call up for medical help in case of an overdose with Lactobacillus.

    2. Can I suggest Lactobacillus medicine to others with diarrhea? No. Do not suggest any medicine to others even if they have the same condition. It is a doctor’s right.

    3. How to store Lactobacillus? Store in a place away from heat, moisture and light. Check the instructions provided on the label to know the storage instructions. Discard the medicine once it expires.

    4. Is it safe to use Lactobacillus in children? Yes. Lactobacillus is effective and safe to treat diarrhea in children.

    5. Can I take antibiotics along with Lactobacillus? Give a gap of at least 2 hours after taking the Lactobacillus to prevent the antibiotic action on the bacteria. Dicloxacillin

    1. Does dicloxacillin treats viral infections? No, dicloxacillin is not used against viral infection.

    2. How often should I use dicloxacillin? Use dicloxacillin exactly as prescribed by the physician. Unnecessary use of antibiotics may lead to its decreased effectiveness.

    3. I am hypersensitive to sulfa drugs. Does dicloxacillin contain sulfa compounds? No, dicloxacillin does not contain any sulfa compounds.

    4. Does dicloxacillin decreases milk supply during breastfeeding? No, dicloxacillin does not decrease milk supply but it is reported to be unsafe for lactating women as dicloxacillin passes into breast milk.

    5. How to use dicloxacillin? Take dicloxacillin by mouth on an empty stomach before one hour of eating or as prescribed by the doctor.

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