Before Food Or After Calvepen Tabs 666mg

Updated
Jose Says:

I'll would like know use Calvepen tabs 666mb before or after food? thanks

5 Replies

Earliest Newest Votes
1
Verwon Says:

Calvepen contains the antibiotic Penicillin and it can actually be taken either way, however, it can cause some nausea as a side effect, so many people do take it with a meal, on order to help prevent that.

Learn more:

https:/­/­www.medschat.com/­wiki/­Penicillin/­

Is there anything else I can help with?

Was this helpful? 0
2
Vivienne Says:

My son 19 years has tonsillitis and has been prescribed calvapen 666 3 times a day he has been taking them for 3 full days now with no betterment. I notice that others have been prescribed 4 times per day would it make a difference if he was to take an extra dose a day? Thanks

Was this helpful? 16
3
David Says:

Re: Vivienne (# 2) Expand Referenced Message

In many cases, it can take longer than 3 days to notice any sign of improvement in a bacterial infection that's being treated. If the doctor prescribed Calvepen to take 3 times a day, I wouldn't encourage your son to take anything more unless instructed otherwise by the prescribing doctor.

Depending on the type & severity of each individual's infection, different dosages and/or different antibiotics altogether may be necessary. It would be prudent to determine just how severe your son's case of tonsilitis is before making any adjustments to his medication regimen.

Generally, antibiotics are prescribed for 7-10 days, so if he hasn't seen any improvement after this time period, then it is my opinion that this medication may not be appropriate at any dose and the doctor should be consulted regarding other alternatives.

Do you have any updates to share from this past experience?

Was this helpful? 0
4
Nicole Says:

Re: Vivienne (# 2) Expand Referenced Message

I work in a doctors office and recently we've been told calvepen should indeed now be taken 4 times a day for around 10 days to take full effect. The dose used to be 3 times a day however it didn't seem to be doing very well with getting rid of the infection etc so they've upped the dose to 4 times a day. I'm currently on it for tonsillitis and 4 times a day is clearing it up quickly.

Was this helpful? 0
5
Hayes Says:

Re: Nicole (# 4) Expand Referenced Message

Always suffer with tonsillitis, every few weeks. Still no joy with getting them out as I’m on a waiting list. Got it back on Sunday except it was extremely painful... couldn’t eat for 5 days! I was put on calve pen 666mg 4 times a day for 10 days. Today is day 3 and thankfully swelling has gone down.

Was this helpful? 0

More Discussions:

before or after food pantocid hp

How to take Pantocid HP kit for 10 days as prescribed by the Doctor? ## How to take Hp kit tablets ## my doctor prescrib...

3 REPLIES
pylo kit after food or before

My doctor told me that i get two different pylo bacteria kits. He told me to take pylo-kit. I have started taking it but...

pan d is taken before food or after

I have pan d 40 mg and I'm 21 years old. Please advise me on how to take pan d. Is it supposed to be taken before fo...

5 REPLIES
use of darolac before or after food

wheather darolac to be used before food or after food ## Darolac and linezolid, before or after food please? ## which ta...

3 REPLIES
enzoflam taken before or after food

I have history of traumatic pain swelling.. I got advised by doctor to takeTab. Chymoral forte and Tab.enzoflam together...

peploc 150 tablet before food or after

peploc 150 tablet should be taken before food or after ## Hello, Mary! How are you? This medication should be taken just...

1 REPLY
Taxim-O 200mg dose before or after food

Please answer my question regarding Taxim-O 200mg tablets. I want to know when to take my dose: Before food or after foo...

1 REPLY
Zoryl m2 diabetic medicine before or after food

Is Zoryl m2 supposed to be taken before or after food in the morning? I'm currently taking 2 tablets at night. ## Wh...

1 REPLY
Dosage of Reclimet - before or after food

I am Venkat 51 yrs male. I am diabetic since last 10 years. I have been using semo reclimet half each before food mornin...

Should Pan 40 be taken before or after food

To reduce acidity in the stomach, should Pan 40 be taken before or after food ## Hello, Vicky! How are you? It should be...

9 REPLIES