Cefpodoxime Proxetil Syrup MANUFACTURERS SUPPLIERS - THIRD PARTY CONTRACT MANUFACTURING - PCD PHARMA FRANCHISE
Cefpodoxime Proxetil Syrup come under the brand name “GARDBACT 100D/S” and belongs to the group of antibiotic medicines called ‘cephalosporins’ used to treat bacterial infections of the ear, nose, throat, lower respiratory tract, urinary tract, skin, and soft tissue. Bacterial infections are caused due to the multiplication of harmful bacteria inside or on the body.
Cefpodoxime Proxetil Syrup contains ‘Cefpodoxime Proxetil’ which is a broad-spectrum antibiotic effective against both gram-positive and negative groups of bacteria. It works by preventing the formation of bacterial cell covering (cell wall), which is necessary for their survival. Thereby, it kills the bacteria and helps in treating and preventing the spread of bacterial infections.
How does it work?
It works by preventing the formation of bacterial cell covering, necessary for their survival. Thereby, it kills the bacteria and helps in treating and preventing the spread of infections.
Does this syrup cause diarrhoea?
Diarrhoea is the most reported common side effect of this medicine. So, it is advisable to drink lots of fluids and eat non-spicy food if you experience diarrhoea. If you observe blood in stools (tarry stools) or experience excess diarrhoea (vomiting or watery stool), immediately consult your doctor. Do not take anti-diarrheal medicine on your own.
Can I stop taking this medicine on my own?
It is recommended to complete the course of this composition even if you feel better as it is an antibiotic, and leaving it in between may lead to even severe infection that will, in fact, stop responding to the antibiotic as well (antibiotic-resistance).
Does this medicine cause stomach upset?
It may cause stomach upset as a side-effect. To avoid this, take it preferably with food. Taking this syrup with food helps in increasing its absorption in the body.
Can I take antacids or antiulcer medicines while being treated with it?
Do not take antacids or anti-ulcer medicines along with it. Try to maintain at least a gap of 2-3 hours between both medicines.
Cefpodoxime Proxetil 100mg/5ML