What is Cefoprox Dry?
Cefoprox Dry Syrup is used for Bacterial Infections, Urinary Tract Infection, Gonorrhea, Pneumonia, Pyelonephritis, Sinusitis and other conditions.
Cefoprox Dry Syrup contains Cefpodoxime as an active ingredient.
Cefoprox Dry Syrup works by interfering with the formation of the bacteria.
Detailed information related to Cefoprox Dry Syrup’s uses, composition, dosage, side effects and reviews is listed below.
Cefoprox Dry Syrup Uses
Cefoprox Dry Syrup is used for the treatment, control, prevention, & improvement of the following diseases, conditions and symptoms:
- Bacterial Infections
- Urinary Tract Infection
Cefoprox Dry Syrup Working, Mechanism of Action and Pharmacology
Cefoprox Dry Syrup improves the patient’s condition by performing the following functions:
- Interfering with the formation of the bacteria.
Cefoprox Dry Syrup – Composition and Active Ingredients
Cefoprox Dry Syrup is composed of the following active ingredients (salts)
- Cefpodoxime (100 MG)
Cefoprox Dry Syrup – Side-effects
The following is a list of possible side-effects that may occur from all constituting ingredients of Cefoprox Dry Syrup. 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.
- Pain In Lower Legs
- Neck Pain
- Pain Or Tenderness Around The Eyes
- Loss Of Appetite
Cefoprox Dry Syrup – 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.
- Allergic to cefpodoxime
- Blood clotting problem
- Do not take cefpodoxime within 2 hours of antacids or H2 antagonists
- Inflammation of large intestine
- Kidney or liver disease
Cefoprox Dry Syrup – Drug Interactions
If you use other drugs or over the counter products at the same time, the effects of Cefoprox Dry Syrup may change. This may increase your risk for side-effects or cause your drug not to work properly. Tell your doctor about all the drugs, vitamins, and herbal supplements you are using, so that you doctor can help you prevent or manage drug interactions. Cefoprox Dry Syrup may interact with the following drugs and products:
- Aluminium carbonate
- Citric acid
Cefoprox Dry Syrup – Contraindications
Hypersensitivity to Cefoprox Dry Syrup is a contraindication. In addition, Cefoprox Dry Syrup should not be used if you have the following conditions:
- Abnormal liver function tests
- Clostridium difficile bacteria related colitis
Cefoprox Dry Syrup – Frequently asked Questions
- Is Cefoprox Dry Syrup safe to consume or apply when pregnant?
Please consult with your doctor for case-specific recommendations.
- Is Cefoprox Dry Syrup safe while breastfeeding?
Please discuss the risks and benefits with your doctor.
- Can Cefoprox Dry Syrup be used for bacterial infections and urinary tract infection?
Yes, bacterial infections and urinary tract infection are among the most common reported uses for Cefoprox Dry Syrup. Please do not use Cefoprox Dry Syrup for bacterial infections and urinary tract infection without consulting first with your doctor. Click here to find out what other patients report as common uses for Cefoprox Dry Syrup.