Microcef 50mg Suspension 30ml

Infection Rx required

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INTRODUCTION

MICROCEF 50MG SUSPENSION contain cefpodoxime which belongs to a group of medicine called cephalosporin antibiotics. It is used to treat bacterial infections such as tonsillitis, pharyngitis, sinusitis, and acute otitis media, pneumonia, bronchopneumonia, acute exacerbation of chronic bronchitis, uncomplicated urinary tract infections, skin and soft tissue.

The common side effects are nausea, vomiting, abdominal pain, diarrhoea, loss of appetite, bloating, skin rash, skin itch, hives. MICROCEF 50MG SUSPENSION kills the bacteria by preventing them from forming the bacterial protective covering (cell wall) which is needed for them to survive. This medicine is strictly not recommended for use in children under 4 weeks old. Check the label for directions before use. Shake well before use.

Before taking this medicine inform your doctor if you have ever had kidney disease, heart disease, liver problems. Women who are pregnant or breastfeeding should seek medical advice before taking this medication.

KEY COMPOSITION

  • Treat bacterial infections

HOW MICROCEF 50MG SUSPENSION WORKS

MICROCEF 50MG SUSPENSION kills the bacteria by preventing them from forming the bacterial protective covering (cell wall) which is needed for them to survive.

DIRECTIONS FOR USE

Always take MICROCEF 50MG SUSPENSION exactly as your doctor has told you. Check the label for directions before use. Shake well before use.

SIDE EFFECTS OF MICROCEF 50MG SUSPENSION

COMMON

  • nausea, vomiting
  • abdominal pain
  • diarrhoea
  • loss of appetite
  • bloating
  • skin rash, skin itch, hives

HOW TO MANAGE SIDE EFFECTS

Nausea and vomiting:

Try taking this medicine with, or just after, a meal or snack and stick to simple meals and do not eat rich or spicy food.

Abdominal pain:

Rest and relax as much as possible. You can either eat and drink slowly or in smaller, more frequent portions. On your stomach, place a heat pad or a covered hot water bottle. Speak to your doctor if the discomfort persists.

Diarrhoea:

To avoid dehydration, drink plenty of fluids like water or squash. Do not take any additional medications without first consulting a physician.

Bloating or wind:

Eat smaller and frequent meals. Eat and drink slowly, and exercise regularly. If the symptoms get worse, contact your doctor straight away.

WARNING & PRECAUTIONS

PREGNANCY

MICROCEF 50MG SUSPENSION should be used with caution in pregnant women. Consult your doctor before taking.

BREASTFEEDING

MICROCEF 50MG SUSPENSION should be used with caution in breast feeding women. Consult your doctor before taking.

DRIVING AND USING MACHINES

Do not drive or operate any machine while taking this medicine as it may cause dizzy sensations.

ALCOHOL

During MICROCEF 50MG SUSPENSION treatment, it is not advisable to consume alcohol.

KIDNEY

MICROCEF 50MG SUSPENSION should be used with caution in patients suffering from active kidney diseases. Consult your doctor for advice.

LIVER

MICROCEF 50MG SUSPENSION should be used with caution in patients suffering from liver function impairment or active liver diseases. Consult your doctor for advice.

ALLERGY

Do not take this medicine if you are allergic to cefpodoxime.

LUNGS

MICROCEF 50MG SUSPENSION should be used with caution in patients suffering from active lung diseases (asthma). Consult your doctor for advice.

OTHERS

Tell your doctor if you have or had conditions such as,

  • has ever had colitis
  • is under 4 weeks old
  • is between 4 weeks and 3 months old
  • has phenylketonuria, a metabolic disorder (as this product contains a source of phenylalanine)
  • cannot tolerate or digest some sugars (as this product contains sucrose)
  • suffering from gastrointestinal disorders associated with vomiting and diarrhoea

INTERACTIONS

Talk to your doctor if you are taking,

  • antacids (used to treat indigestion)
  • ranitidine or cimetidine (used to treat ulcers)
  • water tablets or injections (diuretics)
  • aminoglycoside antibiotics (used to treat infections)
  • probenecid (used with a medicine called cidofovir to stop kidney damage)
  • coumarin anti-coagulant such as warfarin (used to thin the blood)
  • oestrogens hormones

SYNOPSIS

Drug :   Cefpodoxime
Pharmacological Category :   Antibiotic, Cephalosporin (Third Generation)
Therapeutic Indication :   Bacterial infections
Dosage Forms :   Tablet, Capsule, Suspension, Injection

MORE INFORMATION

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

FAQs ABOUT MICROCEF 50MG SUSPENSION

Is MICROCEF 50MG SUSPENSION safe to use?

Yes, it is safe to use at the prescribed dose for prescribed duration as advised by the doctor.

Can MICROCEF 50MG SUSPENSION cause diarrhoea?

Yes, this medicine may cause diarrhoea in some individuals. To avoid dehydration, drink plenty of fluids like water or squash. Do not take any additional medications without first consulting a physician.

Can MICROCEF 50MG SUSPENSION treat UTI?

Yes, it can be used to treat UTI (Urinary Tract Infection).

REFERENCES

1. KD Tripathi. Beta-Lactam Antibiotics. Essentials of Medical Pharmacology. Seventh Edition, 2013. Page - 728.

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 - 670-671.

3. Krishan Chugh 1, Shruti Agrawal. Cefpodoxime: pharmacokinetics and therapeutic uses. NIH: National Library of Medicine, National center of biotechnology Information Pubmed.gov. Mar 2003. [Accessed 21 Jan 2021] https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/12785294/

USEFUL DIAGNOSTIC TESTS

  • Complete Blood Count
  • Peripheral Smear Examination

PRODUCT DETAILS

    Net Qty
    1
    Item Weight
    40
    Ingredient
    CEFPODOXIME 50MG
    Hsn Code
    30042019
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Microcef 50mg Suspension 30ml

Microcef 50mg Suspension 30ml Mkt: Micro Labs Ltd

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