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INFORMATION ABOUT CEFPODOXIME 200 MG + LEVOFLOXACIN 250 MG

CEFPODOXIME 200 MG + LEVOFLOXACIN 250 MG uses

CEFPODOXIME 200 MG + LEVOFLOXACIN 250 MG is a combination of two antibiotic drugs: Cefpodoxime and Levofloxacin. CEFPODOXIME 200 MG + LEVOFLOXACIN 250 MG is used to treat bacterial infections.

Common side-effects

• Nausea
• Vomiting
• Diarrhea
• Abdominal pain
• Headache
• Dizziness

It is not necessary for all people to experience the above side-effects.

SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS FOR CEFPODOXIME 200 MG + LEVOFLOXACIN 250 MG

1. Take CEFPODOXIME 200 MG + LEVOFLOXACIN 250 MG with food daily at same the time for best results.
2. Your doctor will advise you to get laboratory tests (serology, histopathology) done before the treatment to identify causative organisms.
3. Complete the full course, do not leave it in the mid-way despite symptomatic relief unless your doctor suggested to do so.
4. Your doctor will monitor CEFPODOXIME 200 MG + LEVOFLOXACIN 250 MG levels in the blood at regular visits to make sure that CEFPODOXIME 200 MG + LEVOFLOXACIN 250 MG dose is not too high to cause adverse reactions, or too low to be effective against the bacterial infection.
5. Keep your doctor informed about taking CEFPODOXIME 200 MG + LEVOFLOXACIN 250 MG while taking any blood/urine test as CEFPODOXIME 200 MG + LEVOFLOXACIN 250 MG may alter the results of some diagnostic tests.
6. Before driving or performing any strenuous activity after taking CEFPODOXIME 200 MG + LEVOFLOXACIN 250 MG make sure you are alert and normal enough to take up the above activities as this medicine may cause dizziness, sleepiness, vertigo (spinning feeling) or eyesight changes.
7. Always keep your doctor informed about the ongoing medications or the ones which you have taken in the past, including over-the-counter medicines and herbal medicines.

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

Q. How does CEFPODOXIME 200 MG + LEVOFLOXACIN 250 MG work?
A. CEFPODOXIME 200 MG + LEVOFLOXACIN 250 MG is a combination of two antibiotic drugs: Cefpodoxime and Levofloxacin. Cell walls of bacteria protect bacterial cells and they are very essential for the survival of bacteria. CEFPODOXIME 200 MG + LEVOFLOXACIN 250 MG works by stopping the growth of bacteria by interfering with the formation of cell walls and thereby clears infection.

Q. Is CEFPODOXIME 200 MG + LEVOFLOXACIN 250 MG safe?
A. Yes, CEFPODOXIME 200 MG + LEVOFLOXACIN 250 MG is safe when used in prescribed doses but children and adults with kidney problems are usually given lower doses.

Q. Does CEFPODOXIME 200 MG + LEVOFLOXACIN 250 MG treat fungal infections?
A. No, CEFPODOXIME 200 MG + LEVOFLOXACIN 250 MG does not treat fungal infections because CEFPODOXIME 200 MG + LEVOFLOXACIN 250 MG is a member of a broad-spectrum bactericides (kills bacteria), so it is only used to treat bacterial infections.

Q. Can I take CEFPODOXIME 200 MG + LEVOFLOXACIN 250 MG and antacids at same time?
A. No, you are recommended not to take CEFPODOXIME 200 MG + LEVOFLOXACIN 250 MG and antacids at the same time because antacids may decrease the effectiveness of CEFPODOXIME 200 MG + LEVOFLOXACIN 250 MG. So, you are recommended to maintain a time gap between taking CEFPODOXIME 200 MG + LEVOFLOXACIN 250 MG and antacids. Discuss with your doctor what is the best time to take CEFPODOXIME 200 MG + LEVOFLOXACIN 250 MG and antacids.

Q. Does CEFPODOXIME 200 MG + LEVOFLOXACIN 250 MG cause diarrhoea?
A. Yes, CEFPODOXIME 200 MG + LEVOFLOXACIN 250 MG may cause diarrhoea. CEFPODOXIME 200 MG + LEVOFLOXACIN 250 MG cause a mild change in intestinal bacterial population and cause watery diarrhoea with blood and mucus. Drink plenty of water to stay hydrated and eat small portions of non-spicy meals. Please consult your doctor if you experience excessive diarrhoea or if you find blood in the stools (black tarry stools).

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