Cefpodoxime

Category: Antibiotics



Cefpodoxime Overview

Cefpodoxime is an oral, third-generation cephalosporin antibiotic. It is active against most Gram-positive and Gram-negative organisms. Notable exceptions include Pseudomonas aeruginosa, Enterococcus, and Bacteroides fragilis. Currently, it is only marketed as generic preparations in the USA, according to the FDA Orange Book. It is commonly used to treat acute otitis media, pharyngitis, sinusitis, and gonorrhea. It also finds use as oral continuation therapy when intravenous cephalosporins (s...

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reddish orange pill

small oval shaped pill scored down the middle. One side is blank. on the score side it has 52 28 on it. ## I found this pills in my friend's drawer. ## From what I can find, this is a Simplicef tablet, which contains 100mgs of Cefpodoxime. It is an antibiotic used to treat, or prevent bacterial infections. The FDA lists its typical side effects as possibly including dizziness, headache, skin rash, nausea, and diarrhea. Is there anything else I can help with?

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Cefpodoxime and probiotics

Should I double up on probiotics when taking cefpodoxime to protect my digestive tract? ## The FDA lists the typical side effects of Cefpodoxime as possibly including nausea, dizziness, non-allergic skin rash, and diarrhea. As to the probiotics, while they can help, there is always a risk of taking too much of a good thing, thus it is best to stick with the normal dosage, if you are going to take one. Recent NIH studies have found complications in people that are overusing them. Is there anything else I can help with?

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Cefpodoxime Proxetil And Potassium Clavulanate

Cefpodoxime Proxetil And Potassium Clavulanate brand name starting with and ending with "bact" ## Hi Joe, I'm sorry, but I haven't been able to find a brand name medication (containing Cefpodoxime Proxetil + Potassium Clavulanate) that starts with the letters "and" and ends with the letters "bact". However, I can still add some information regarding Cefpodoxime Proxetil and Potassium Clavulanate. Cefpodoxime is an oral third generation cephalosporin antibiotic. It is active against most Gram positive and Gram negative organisms. Notable exceptions include Pseudomonas aeruginosa, Enterococcus, and Bacteroides fragilis. It is commonly used to treat acute otitis media, pharyngitis, sinusitis, and gonorrhea. It also finds use as oral continuation therapy when...

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Cefpodoxime Proxetil and Potassium Clavulanate details

I have this medicine (Cefpodoxime Proxetil + Potassium Clavulanate) and would like to know what it is used for? ## This is an antbiotic that is used to treat or prevent various types of bacterial infections. The NIH lists its typical side effects as possibly including nausea, dizziness, headache, non-allergic skin rash, and diarrhea. Are you on any other medications?

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cefpodoxime side effect

I have been prescribed Cefpodoxime 200 MG for 10 days i am half way through my prescription and now I am developing an itchy skin rash. Is this normal and what can I do to treat it. The rash is on my forarms, shins and thys, and belly. Please advise. ## Hello, Sam! How are you doing? Has there been any change? An itchy rash should be checked out by your doctor, because that may be an allergic reaction to this medication, as reported by the NIH. Typical side effects are listed by the FDA as possibly including nausea, dizziness, headache, non-allergic skin rash, and diarrhea.

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monocef-o,100 and novamox, both are same medicine

I want to know the difference between novamox and monocef-o, 100. I'm having a kid of 3 years old, he suffering from fever from 1 week. I used crosin suspension for this bt after 5 to 6 hours again fever comes, also having cough, khasi, redness of eyes and cheek. Doctor suggested me to give him monocef but I'm having novamox.... ## They are both antibiotics, but they do not contain the same active ingredient. Monocef contains Cefpodoxime, and Novamox contains Amoxicillin. You should give him the one the doctor has instructed, because sometimes a specific antibiotic is required to treat certain bacterial infections, according to the NIH. The U.S. FDA lists the typical antibiotic side effects as possibly including nausea, dizziness, headache, non-allergic skin rash, and diarrhea. ...

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Vibact Capsule

I am suffering from severe throat pain. I am currently taking vibact,emanzen d & cepodem 200 tablets. Pls help me relieve of the severe pain..!!! ## Have you consulted a doctor? It is very important that you do so, to get to the root of what is causing the pain, it could be anything from an infection to an esophageal ulcer. The Vibact contains a mixture of probiotic bacteria, it is used to treat or prevent diarrhea. The Cepodem contains the active ingredient Cefpodoxime, which is an antibiotic that is used to treat various types of infections. It may cause side effects, such as: nausea, dizziness, non-allergic skin rash and diarrhea. Learn more: The Emanzen-D contains the active ingredient Diclofenac, which is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory used to treat pain, fever and swelli...

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Antibiotics for life

I have been put on 200mg of Cefpodoxime for life. I had an infected TKR (knee replacement) and infection was not stopped. I have had now my third TKR and the doctor has put me on this antibiotic. It has kept the infection away for about a year and a half now but wondering what side effects or concerns I should have. I try to periodically look up anyone that takes antibiotics daily and I can never find anyone. Can I stop at some point? is this bad? The antibiotic does keep the infection away and I don't want another infection again but this still seems extreme. Any thoughts? ## Hello, Anderson! How are you? There are many people who take an antibiotic daily prophylactically. Generally, the only long-term concern is that bacteria may build up resistance to that particular antibiotic, ...

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side effect of acebrophylline if any with cefpodoxime

Should one take Acebrophylline along with CefpodoximeCV325 Tab. Is ther any side affect or contraindication. ## How many days can take acebrophylin 100 mg suggest me sir

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Monocef O 100

my daughter has high fever 103. her doc says no ear infection or chest congestion. she also has vomiting sensation. can Monocef-0 100 be given to her ## Monocef-O contains the active ingredient Cefpodoxime, which is a Cephalosporin class antibiotic that's used to treat infections and if she has no infection present, then it will not help and actually creates some risk, because it can cause side effects or an allergic reaction. Learn more Monocef-O details here. Unless her doctor has said there is some infection that requires an antibiotic, then it's better to stay away from them. Did he say what was causing her illness? ## please give substitue for cepodem 100 dry syrup ## My son 9 yrs, 23 KGS, high fiver with allergic cough, wall wounf on hand with puss and swelling. Can Monef-...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Cefpodoxime
  • For Suspension: 100mg/5ml, 50mg/5ml
  • Powder for Reconstitution: 100mg/5ml, 50mg/5ml
  • Tablet: 100mg, 200mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Cefpodoxime: (13 results)

Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 0781-5438 Cefpodoxime 100 mg Oral Tablet by Sandoz Inc
  • 0781-5439 Cefpodoxime 200 mg Oral Tablet by Sandoz Inc
  • 16714-394 Cefpodoxime 100 mg Oral Tablet by Northstar Rx LLC
  • 16714-395 Cefpodoxime 200 mg Oral Tablet by Northstar Rx LLC
  • 26637-331 Cefpodoxime 100 mg Oral Tablet by Putney, Inc.
  • 26637-332 Cefpodoxime 200 mg Oral Tablet by Putney, Inc.
  • 26637-711 Cefpodoxime 100 mg Oral Tablet by Putney Inc
  • 26637-712 Cefpodoxime 200 mg Oral Tablet by Putney Inc
  • 52343-019 Cefpodoxime 100 mg Oral Tablet by Gen-source Rx
  • 52343-020 Cefpodoxime 200 mg Oral Tablet by Gen-source Rx
  • 55289-393 Cefpodoxime 200 mg Oral Tablet by Pd-rx Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
  • 65862-095 Cefpodoxime 100 mg Oral Tablet by Aurobindo Pharma Limited
  • 65862-096 Cefpodoxime 200 mg Oral Tablet by Aurobindo Pharma Limited

Other drugs which contain Cefpodoxime or a similar ingredient: (2 results)

Related Cefpodoxime Topics:

Cefpodoxime Proxetil And Potassium Clavulanate
Cefpodoxime Proxetil And Potassium Clavulanate brand name starting with and ending with "bact" ## Hi Joe, I'... 2 replies
Cefpodoxime and probiotics
Should I double up on probiotics when taking cefpodoxime to protect my digestive tract? ## The FDA lists the typical sid... 1 reply
Cefpodoxime Proxetil and Potassium Clavulanate details
I have this medicine (Cefpodoxime Proxetil + Potassium Clavulanate) and would like to know what it is used for? ## This ... 1 reply
cefpodoxime side effect
I have been prescribed Cefpodoxime 200 MG for 10 days i am half way through my prescription and now I am developing an i... 1 reply
cefpodoxime and potassium clavulanate and Sodium fusidate cream
Is cefpodoxime & potassium clavulanatem tablets and sodium fusidate cream effective for genital herpes ## Hello, Bob... 1 reply
Cefpodoxime And Potassium Clavulanate
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Cefpodoxime With Ofloxacin
ANY SPECTROSCOPIC METHOD IS AVAILABLE ON THE COMBINATION OF CEFPODOXIME WITH OFLOXACIN? ## hii just need some info.... #... 2 replies
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rx521???? ## This is Cefpodoxime 200mgs, a generic for Vantin. This is a Cephalosporin class antibiotic.... 1 reply






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