Cefpodoxime Oral Suspension IP
Brand Name: Cefaboon-100
Manufactured by: Mediboon Pharma
This drug is used to treat a broad range of bacterial infections. This antibiotic is classified as a cephalosporin. It works by preventing germs from growing. This antibiotic is exclusively effective against bacterial infections. It is ineffective against viral infections (such as common cold, flu). Using an antibiotic when it is not necessary can render it ineffective against subsequent illnesses.
A large number of bacterial illnesses may be treated with this medicine. Cephalosporin antibiotics are often called by the name cephalexin. This product is effective because it keeps germs from growing. This antibiotic is effective in the treatment of bacterial infections alone. Viral infections do not respond to this treatment (such as common cold, flu). It’s possible that using antibiotics unnecessarily may make them ineffective when it comes to subsequent illnesses.
Use of Cefpodoxime Oral Suspension IP
Take this medicine with meals if you are taking the tablet form.
- You may take this medicine with or without meals when you use the suspension version. You must thoroughly shake the bottle before to each use.
- Dose adjustments are determined by your individual needs and response to treatment. It also depends on the child’s weight.
Cefpodoxime’s efficacy may be compromised when used with medications that decrease or block stomach acid (such as proton pump inhibitors/PPIs, H2 blockers, and antacids). Consult your doctor or pharmacist about the safe use of cefpodoxime with PPI and H2 blocker medications. Take this medicine at least two hours before or two hours after antacids.
- In order to optimise impact, you should take this antibiotic at equally spaced intervals. To assist in the process of remembering, you should take this medicine every day at the same time.
- Always take the entire quantity of this medicine until it’s all gone, even if symptoms fade quickly. If medicine is discontinued before the treatment period has concluded, the infection may recur.
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