KIDROX 250mg Syrup 30ml

Infection Rx required
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INTRODUCTION

KIDROX 250MG contains Cefadroxil which belongs to a group of medicines called Cephalosporins. It is used to treat respiratory tract, skin and soft-tissue, urinary tract infections. Bacterial infection is a proliferation of a harmful strain of bacteria on or inside the body.  This medicine is effective against bacteria, which helps to improve the symptoms and cure the infection.

Cefadroxil belongs to class cephalosporins which inhibits the bacterial wall synthesis of actively dividing cells by binding to one or more penicillin-binding proteins. This medicine should be only used to treat bacterial infections and do not treat viral infections (e.g., the common cold).

Before taking KIDROX 250MG tell your doctor about your previous medical history including any allergies, heart-problem, liver impairment, and kidney malfunction. Tell your doctor about all the medications you take before taking this medicine. Pregnant and breastfeeding women should consult their doctor before use. The common side effects are nausea, stomach pain, diarrhoea and vomiting.

USES OF KIDROX 250MG

  • Treats respiratory tract, urinary tract, skin and soft tissue infections (bacterial infections)

HOW KIDROX 250MG WORKS

KIDROX 250MG works against bacteria and prevents from developing the bacterial protective covering which is needed for bacteria to survive.

DIRECTIONS FOR USE

Always take KIDROX 250MG as instructed by your doctor. Shake well before use.

SIDE EFFECTS OF KIDROX 250MG

COMMON

  • nausea
  • vomiting
  • diarrhoea
  • abdominal pain
  • allergic reactions

HOW TO MANAGE SIDE EFFECTS

Diarrhoea:

Drink plenty of fluids and ORS can be used to prevent dehydration.

Nausea or vomiting:

Drink clear or ice-cold drinks, bland foods and avoid fried or sweet foods.

Abdominal pain:

Place a warm water bottle on your abdomen. Soak in a warm bath and drink plenty of water.

WARNING & PRECAUTIONS

PREGNANCY

There is no evidence of teratogenicity, the safe use of KIDROX 250MG during pregnancy has not been established. Consult your doctor.

BREASTFEEDING

KIDROX 250MG may pass into the breastmilk and should be used with caution in lactating mothers. Consult your doctor.

KIDNEY

KIDROX 250MG should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease, if needed dose will be adjusted accordingly. Consult your doctor for advice.

LIVER

KIDROX 250MG should be used with caution in patients with liver disease, if needed dose will be adjusted accordingly. Consult your doctor for advice.

ALLERGY

Tell your doctor if you are allergic (hypersensitive) to Cefadroxil.

OTHERS

Inform your doctor if you have or had,

  • any gastrointestinal diseases
  • going to have a Coombs test (used to detect antibodies that act against the surface of your red blood cells)

INTERACTIONS

Tell your doctor if you are taking,

  • tetracycline, erythromycin, sulfonamides, chloramphenicol, sulfamethoxazole/trimethoprim (treats infection)
  • aminoglycoside antibiotics, polymyxin B, colistin
  • furosemide
  • anticoagulants (used to thin blood)
  • probenecid (treats gout)
  • oral contraceptives
  • cholestyramine
  • penicillin antibiotics

SYNOPSIS

Drug :   Cefadroxil
Pharmacological Category :   Cephalosporins
Therapeutic Indication :   Pharyngitis and tonsillitis (respiratory tract infections), Skin and skin structure infections, Urinary tract infection
Dosage Forms :   Tablet, Dispersible tablet, Injection, Suspension

MORE INFORMATION

Store below 20-25°C and keep out of reach of children.

FAQs ABOUT KIDROX 250MG

Can I stop taking this KIDROX 250MG when my symptoms are relieved?

No, do not stop taking this medicine, without consulting your doctor.

Is KIDROX 250MG safe?

It is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor.

For how long can KIDROX 250MG be taken?

Always take this medicine as advised by your physician. The duration would vary depending on your health condition.

REFERENCES

1. KD Tripathi MD.  Antimicrobial drugs. Essentials of Medical Pharmacology 7th ed. New Delhi, May 2013. Page – 726.

2. Briggs GG, Freeman RK, editors. A Reference Guide to Fetal and Neonatal Risk: Drugs in Pregnancy and Lactation. 10th ed. Philadelphia, PA: Wolters Kluwer Health; 2015. Page - 219-220.

3. Loyd V. Allen, Jr., PhD. Cefadroxil 50 mg/mL Oral Suspension. US. Pharmacist. April 18, 2014. [Accessed on Sep 13, 2021] https://www.uspharmacist.com/article/cefadroxil-50-mgml-oral-suspension

4. Ciplamed. [Revised on December, 2013] [Accessed on Sep 13, 2021] https://www.ciplamed.com/content/cefadur-tablet

5. Lupin Pharmaceuticals, Inc. [Revised on May, 2014] [Accessed on Sep 13, 2021] https://www.lupin.com/US/pdf/14/Cefadroxil%20OS_PI_4.30.14.pdf

USEFUL DIAGNOSTIC TESTS

  • Complete Blood Count
  • Peripheral Smear Examination

PRODUCT DETAILS

    Net Qty
    1 N
    Item Weight
    40 g
    Ingredient
    CEFADROXIL 250 mg
    Hsn Code
    30042070
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