Modcef D Tablet
What is Modcef D?
Modcef D Tablet is used for Bacterial Infections, Bacterial Infections Of Ear And Nose, Sinusitis, Pharyngitis, Tonsillitis, Bronchitis and other conditions.
Modcef D Tablet contains Cefixime, and Dicloxacillin as active ingredients.
Modcef D Tablet works by inhibiting bacterial cell wall synthesis; interfering the formation of bacterial cell wall;
Modcef D Tablet Uses
Modcef D Tablet is used for the treatment, control, prevention, & improvement of the following diseases, conditions and symptoms:
- Bacterial Infections
- Bacterial Infections Of Ear And Nose
Modcef D Tablet Working, Mechanism of Action and Pharmacology
Modcef D Tablet improves the patient’s condition by performing the following functions:
Inhibiting bacterial cell wall synthesis.
Interfering the formation of bacterial cell wall.
Modcef D Tablet – Composition and Active Ingredients
Modcef D Tablet is composed of the following active ingredients (salts)
Cefixime (200 MG)
Dicloxacillin (500 MG)
Modcef D Tablet – Side-effects
The following is a list of possible side-effects that may occur from all constituting ingredients of Modcef D Tablet. This is not a comprehensive list. These side-effects are possible, but do not always occur. Some of the side-effects may be rare but serious. Consult your doctor if you observe any of the following side-effects, especially if they do not go away.
- Abdominal Pain
- Stomach Pain
- Hypersensitive Reactions
Modcef D Tablet – Precautions & How to Use
Before using this drug, inform your doctor about your current list of medications, over the counter products (e.g. vitamins, herbal supplements, etc.), allergies, pre-existing diseases, and current health conditions (e.g. pregnancy, upcoming surgery, etc.). Some health conditions may make you more susceptible to the side-effects of the drug. Take as directed by your doctor or follow the direction printed on the product insert. Dosage is based on your condition. Tell your doctor if your condition persists or worsens. Important counseling points are listed below.
- Birth control pills may not work
- Do not crush or chew the tablets
- History of anemia
- Inflammation of colon
- Kidney problems
- Liver or kidney disease
Modcef D Tablet – Drug Interactions
If you use other drugs or over the counter products at the same time, the effects of Modcef D Tablet may change. This may increase your risk for side-effects or cause your drug not to work properly. Modcef D Tablet may interact with the following drugs and products:
Modcef D Tablet – Contraindications
Hypersensitivity to Modcef D Tablet is a contraindication. In addition, Modcef D Tablet should not be used if you have the following conditions:
- Child less than 6 months of age
- Hypersensitivity to penicillins
Other important Information on Modcef D Tablet
Missing a dose
In case you miss a dose, use it as soon as you notice. If it is close to the time of your next dose, skip the missed dose and resume your dosing schedule. Do not use extra dose to make up for a missed dose. If you are regularly missing doses, consider setting an alarm or asking a family member to remind you. Please consult your doctor to discuss changes in your dosing schedule or a new schedule to make up for missed doses, if you have missed too many doses recently.
Overdosage of Modcef D Tablet
Do not use more than prescribed dose. Taking more medication will not improve your symptoms; rather they may cause poisoning or serious side-effects. If you suspect that you or anyone else who may have overdosed of Modcef D Tablet, please go to the emergency department of the closest hospital or nursing home. Bring a medicine box, container, or label with you to help doctors with necessary information.
Do not give your medicines to other people even if you know that they have the same condition or it seems that they may have similar conditions. This may lead to overdosage.
Storage of Modcef D Tablet
Store medicines at room temperature, away from heat and direct light. Do not freeze medicines unless required by package insert. Keep medicines away from children and pets.
Do not flush medications down the toilet or pour them into drainage unless instructed to do so. Medication discarded in this manner may contaminate the environment. Please consult your pharmacist or doctor for more details on how to safely discard Modcef D Tablet.
Expired Modcef D Tablet
Taking a single dose of expired Modcef D Tablet is unlikely to produce an adverse event. However, please discuss with your primary health provider or pharmacist for proper advice or if you feel unwell or sick. Expired drug may become ineffective in treating your prescribed conditions. To be on the safe side, it is important not to use expired drug. If you have a chronic illness that requires taking medicine constantly such as heart condition, seizures, and life-threatening allergies, you are much safer keeping in touch with your primary health care provider so that you can have a fresh supply of unexpired medications.
Modcef D Tablet – Frequently asked Questions
Can Modcef D Tablet be used for bacterial infections and bacterial infections of ear and nose?
Yes, bacterial infections and bacterial infections of ear and nose are among the most common reported uses for Modcef D Tablet. Please do not use Modcef D Tablet for bacterial infections and bacterial infections of ear and nose without consulting first with your doctor.
Should I consume Modcef D Tablet empty stomach, before food or after food?
users have most commonly reported consuming Modcef D Tablet #After Food#. However, this may not be reflective of how you should consume this medicine. Please follow your doctor’s advice on how you should use this medicine.
Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?
If you experience drowsiness, dizziness, hypotension or a headache as side-effects when using Modcef D Tablet medicine then it may not be safe to drive a vehicle or operate heavy machinery. One should not drive a vehicle if using the medicine makes you drowsy, dizzy or lowers your blood-pressure extensively. Pharmacists also advise patients not to drink alcohol with medicines as alcohol intensifies drowsiness side-effects.
Is this medicine or product addictive or habit forming?
Most medicines don’t come with a potential for addiction or abuse. Usually, government’s categorizes medicines that can be addictive as controlled substances. Examples include schedule H or X in India and schedule II-V in the US. Please consult the product package to make sure that the medicine does not belong to such special categorizations of medicines. Lastly, do not self-medicate and increase your body’s dependence to medicines without the advice of a doctor.
Can it be stopped immediately or do I have to slowly ween off consumption?
Some medicines need to be tapered or cannot be stopped immediately because of rebound effects. Please consult with your doctor for recommendations specific to your body, health and other medications that you may be using.