FAQs ABOUT AVOCEF 500 TABLET
Can AVOCEF 500 TABLET be used for cough and cold?
Antibiotic medicines such as AVOCEF 500 TABLET will not work for colds, flu or other viral infections. Using antibiotics when they are not required increases your risk of getting an infection later that resist antibiotic treatment. Consult your doctor for further queries.
Can AVOCEF 500 TABLET be taken in pregnancy?
AVOCEF 500 TABLET should be used with caution in pregnancy. If you are pregnant, think you may be pregnant or are planning to have a baby, consult your doctor before taking it.
Can I take AVOCEF 500 TABLET if I am diabetic?
Ask your doctor if you can take AVOCEF 500 TABLET while having diabetes but, inform your doctor if you are taking metformin (a medicine used to treat diabetes) as this can cause a potential drug interaction.
What if I forget to take a dose of AVOCEF 500 TABLET?
If you forget to take a dose of AVOCEF 500 TABLET, take it as soon as you remember. However, skip that dose if it's almost time for the next one. Do not take AVOCEF 500 TABLET two times to make up for the missed dose.
Can AVOCEF 500 TABLET cause diarrhea?
Yes. Diarrhea is a common problem caused by antibiotics like AVOCEF 500 TABLET and usually resolves when the medicine is discontinued. Sometimes, frequent watery or bloody diarrhea may occur and may be a sign of a more serious bowel infection. In case you experience anything like that, contact your doctor.
Can I stop taking AVOCEF 500 TABLET?
Continue taking AVOCEF 500 TABLET until your doctor tells you to stop, unless you experience any unwanted effects, worsening of your condition or any new symptoms. Contact your doctor in such case.