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Gudcef Cv 200 MG Tablet 6

Gudcef Cv 200 MG Tablet 6

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    • Rs. 240.00

    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. Clavulanic acid Clavulanic acid is widely used to treat the common bacterial infections, respiratory tract infections, and urinary tract infections. Clavulanic acid is also prescribed during the myeloablative therapy followed by bone marrow transplantation.

    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. Clavulanic acid Clavulanic acid irreversibly inactivates a wide variety of beta-lactamases, thereby making the penicillin/cephalosporin drugs more potent.

    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. Clavulanic acid Clavulanic acid irreversibly inactivates a wide variety of beta-lactamases, thereby making the penicillin/cephalosporin drugs more potent.

    Warning

    Pregnancy: Safe under medical guidance Breast feeding: Safe under medical guidance

    Special precautions for safe use

    • Long-term use of Gudcef CV drug may result in secondary infections. Consult your doctor about the Gudcef CV dosage and duration of Gudcef CV usage.

    • The patient should make sure to use cefpodoxime medicine for the entire course of treatment to clear the infection completely.

    • Gudcef CV may interact with antacids, diuretics, and medications related to ulcers. Discuss with the doctor before using the tablet Gudcef CV.

    • Do not use any birth control pills, patch or rings while using Gudcef CV antibiotic, as contraceptives decrease the effect of Gudcef CV tablet.

    • If the patient is scheduled for laboratory tests such as urine glucose test or Coomb’s test, stop using cefpodoxime medicine 5-6 days before the scheduled date.

    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 on cefpodoxime antibiotic since 4 days. I am experiencing diarrhea. Shall I stop using cefpodoxime medication? Mild diarrhea is common with cefpodoxime 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 medicine? Cefpodoxime medicine should be taken with food, as food enhances the levels of cefpodoxime and increases its absorption in the body. Ofloxacin

    1. How should I use the medication? Ofloxacin should be taken with or without food preferably after food with a glass of water.

    2. Are there any storage precautions for ofloxacin? Store the medication at room temperature (25°C) and away from direct heat and sunlight. Keep the drug out of reach of children.

    3. Can I take paracetamol/ibuprofen with ofloxacin? Yes. It is safe to take ofloxacin with paracetamol/ibuprofen as there are no drug interactions reported for these two drugs. However, consult your physician before use.

    4. Does Ofloxacin treat pink eye/chlamydia/ear infections? Ofloxacin is an antibiotic and can be used to treat pink eye (conjunctivitis), ear infection and infection due to chlamydia.

    5. Can I take Ofloxacin for viral infections such as cold or flu? No. Ofloxacin is not effective against viral diseases such as cold or flu.

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