FINECEF O TABLET

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FIN0082
 
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Composition : CEFPODOXIME-200MG+OFLOXACIN-200MG
Dose Form : TABLET
Description : FINECEF O TAB
Route Of Administration : ORAL
Pack : 10
Drug Ingredient Information
CEFPODOXIME-200MG+OFLOXACIN-200MG

CEFPODOXIME

Information for patients
Drug Information Cefpodoxime proxetil contains a medicine called cefpodoxime proxetil. This belongs to a group of antibiotics called ‘cephalosporins’. Cefpodoxime proxetil are used to treat infections caused by bacteria. These include infections of the: •nose, sinuses (such as sinusitis) •throat (such as tonsillitis, pharyngitis) •chest and lungs (such as bronchitis, pneumonia) •skin (such as an abscess, ulcer, infected wound, inflamed hair follicles, carbuncles,furuncles, infections around the finger nails, a type of skin infection called cellulitis) •urinary system (such as cystitis, and kidney infections) •the sexually transmitted infection, Gonorrhea
Drug Alert
Alert You are allergic (hypersensitive) to cefpodoxime, any other antibiotics including penicillin. Signs of an allergic reaction include: a rash, swallowing or breathing problems, swelling of the lips, face, throat and tongue. Do not take this medicine if the above applies to you. If you are not sure, talk to your doctor or pharmacist before taking Cefpodoxime proxetil.
Before Consuming the Medicine
Avoid Drug You are allergic (hypersensitive) to cefpodoxime, any other antibiotics including penicillin. Signs of an allergic reaction include: a rash, swallowing or breathing problems, swelling of the lips, face, throat and tongue. Do not take this medicine if the above applies to you. If you are not sure, talk to your doctor or pharmacist before taking Cefpodoxime proxetil.
Drug Special Care Have ever had colitis Have kidney problems If you are not sure if any of the above applies to you, talk to your doctor or pharmacist before taking this medicine.
Drug Drug Interactions Please tell your doctor or your pharmacist if you are taking or have recently taken any other medicines. This includes medicines you buy without a prescription, including herbal medicines. This is because Cefpodoxime proxetil can affect the way some other medicines work. Also some medicines can affect the way Cefpodoxime proxetil works In particular, tell your doctor if you are taking any of the following: •antacids (used to treat indigestion) •medicines for treating ulcers (such as ranitidine or cimetidine) •water or injections (diuretics) used to increase the flow of your water (urine) •aminoglycoside antibiotics (used to treat infections) •probenecid (used with a medicine called cidofovir to stop kidney damage) •coumarin anti-coagulants such as warfarin (used to thin the blood) •oestrogens such as in the contraceptive pill Take antacids and medicines for ulcers 2-3 hours after Cefpodoxime proxetil . Tests If you require any tests (such as blood or urine tests) while taking this medicine, please make sure your doctor knows that you are taking Cefpodoxime proxetil .
Drug Pregnancy Interaction Talk to your doctor before taking Cefpodoxime proxetil if you are pregnant, might become pregnant or think you may be pregnant.Do not breast-feed if you are taking Cefpodoxime proxetil.This is because small amounts may pass into the mother’s milk.If you are pregnant or breast-feeding talk to your doctor or pharmacist before taking any medicine
Drug Breast feeding Interaction Talk to your doctor before taking Cefpodoxime proxetil if you are pregnant, might become pregnant or think you may be pregnant.Do not breast-feed if you are taking Cefpodoxime proxetil.This is because small amounts may pass into the mother’s milk.If you are pregnant or breast-feeding talk to your doctor or pharmacist before taking any medicine
Drug Machinery Interaction You may feel dizzy while you are taking this medicine. If this happens, do not drive or use any tools or machines. Always take Cefpodoxime proxetil exactly as your doctor has told you. You should check with your doctor or pharmacist if you are not sure
Drug More Information
How to take the Medicine
Consumption Info
Drug quanitty The dose of Cefpodoxime proxetil depends on your needs and the illness being treated. Your doctor will advise you: Adults Infections of the nose/throat •One tablet twice each day Infection of the sinuses •Two twice each day Infections of the chest and lungs •One or two , twice each day Infections of the lower urinary system e.g. cystitis •One tablet twice each day Gonorrhoea •Two as a single dose Infections of the upper urinary system such as kidney infections •Two twice each day Skin infections •Two twice each day People with kidney problems Your doctor may need to give you a lower Dose. Children Children should be given Cefpodoxime proxetil Paediatric Granules Your doctor will advise you of the best way to take your medicine. Always follow his advice about when and how to take your medicine and always read the label on the box. Your pharmacist will also be able to help you if you are not sure. Blood tests If you take this medicine for more than 10 days, the doctor or nurse may do a blood test. This is routine and nothing to worry about.
Drug Dose •Take this medicine by mouth. •Take this medicine with or straight after food •If you feel the effect of your medicine is too weak or too strong, do not change the dose yourself, but ask your doctor.
Excess Drug Consumption If you have too much of this medicine, talk to your doctor straight away. The following effects may happen: confusion, lack of emotion or interest in anything and agitation.
Forgot Drug Consumption If a dose is missed, do not worry. Just wait until the next dose is due. Do not take a double dose to make up for a forgotten dose.
Stop Drug Consumption Do not stop taking your medicine without talking to your doctor. You should not stop taking Cefpodoxime proxetil just because you feel better. This is because the infection may come back or get worse again. If you have any further questions on the use of this product, ask your doctor or pharmacist. Like all medicines, Cefpodoxime proxetil can cause side effects, although not everybody gets them.
Possible Side Effects
General Information •You have an allergic reaction. The signs may include: a rash, joint pain, swallowing or breathing problems, swelling of your lips, face, throat or tongue. •Blistering or bleeding of the skin around the lips, eyes, mouth, nose and genitals. Also flu-like symptoms and fever. This may be something called ‘Stevens-Johnson syndrome’. •Severe blistering rash where layers of the skin may peel off to leave large areas of raw exposed skin over the body. Also a feeling of being generally unwell, fever, chills and aching muscles. This may be something called ‘Toxic epidermal necrolysis’. •You have a skin rash or skin lesions with a pink/red ring and a pale centre which may be itchy, scaly or filled with fluid.The rash may appear especially on the palms or soles of your feet. These could be signs of a serious allergy to the medicine called ‘erythema multiforme’. •You get infections more easily than usual. This could be because of a blood disorder. This is more likely if you are taking the for a long time. •A severe infection of the lining of the bowel, characterised by diarrhoea, fever and abdominal pain. This may be something called 'Pseudomembranous colitis'. •Yellowing of the skin, eyes or mouth and feeling tired. You may also be more pale than normal. This could be because of a serious type of anaemia.
Common Drug Side Effects •Severe diarrhoea
Rare Drug Side Effects
Very Rare Drug Side Effects
Drug Side Effects Symptoms •Feeling sick (nausea) or being sick (vomiting) •Stomach pains •Headaches •Feeling dizzy •Ringing in the ears •Feeling tired or weak •Itching skin without rash •Pins and needles •Numbness or tingling feeling. Blood tests Cefpodoxime proxetil can change the levels of liver enzymes shown up in blood tests. This can mean that your liver is not working properly. If you think you are reacting badly to the medicine or having any problems, then discuss it with your doctor or your pharmacist
How to Store the Medicine
How to Store the Medicine Keep out of the reach and sight of children. Store below 25°C. Do not use Cefpodoxime proxetil 100mg after the expiry date which is stated on the label or carton after EXP. The expiry date refers to the last day of that month. Medicines should not be disposed of via wastewater or household waste. Ask your pharmacist how to dispose of medicines no longer required. These measures will help to protect the environment.

OFLOXACIN

Information for patients
Drug Information Ofloxacin is in a group of antibiotics called fluoroquinolones (flor-o-KWIN-o-lones). Ofloxacin fights bacteria in the body. Ofloxacin is used to treat bacterial infections that cause bronchitis, pneumonia, chlamydia, gonorrhea, skin infections, urinary tract infections, and infections of the prostate. Ofloxacin may also be used for other purposes not listed in this medication guide.
Drug Alert
Alert no data available
Before Consuming the Medicine
Avoid Drug You should not use this medication if you are allergic to ofloxacin or similar antibiotics such as ciprofloxacin (Cipro), levofloxacin (Levaquin), norfloxacin (Noroxin), lomefloxacin (Maxaquin), and others. Before taking ofloxacin, tell your doctor if you have kidney or liver disease, joint problems, myasthenia gravis, seizures or epilepsy, diabetes, low levels of potassium in your blood (hypokalemia), or a personal or family history of "Long QT syndrome." Avoid taking antacids, vitamin or mineral supplements, sucralfate (Carafate), or didanosine (Videx) powder or chewable tablets within 2 hours before or after you take ofloxacin. These other medicines can make ofloxacin much less effective when taken at the same time. Ofloxacin may cause swelling or tearing of a tendon (the fiber that connects bones to muscles in the body), especially in the Achilles' tendon of the heel. These effects may be more likely to occur if you are over 60, if you take an oral steroid medication, or if you have had a kidney, heart, or lung transplant. Stop taking ofloxacin and call your doctor at once if you have sudden pain, swelling, tenderness, stiffness, or movement problems in any of your joints. Rest the joint until you receive medical care or instructions. Do not share this medication with another person (especially a child), even if they have the same symptoms you have.
Drug Special Care You should not use this medication if you are allergic to ofloxacin or other fluoroquinolones such as ciprofloxacin (Cipro), levofloxacin (Levaquin), moxifloxacin (Avelox), norfloxacin (Noroxin), lomefloxacin (Maxaquin), and others. Before taking ofloxacin, tell your doctor if you have a heart rhythm disorder, especially if you are being treated with one of these medications: quinidine (Cardioquin, Quinidex, Quinaglute), disopyramide (Norpace), bretylium (Bretylol), procainamide (Pronestyl, Procan SR), amiodarone (Cordarone, Pacerone), or sotalol (Betapace). If you have certain conditions, you may need a dose adjustment or special tests to safely use this medication. Before you take ofloxacin, tell your doctor if you have: a history of allergic reaction to an antibiotic; myasthenia gravis; joint problems; kidney or liver disease; epilepsy or a history of seizures; diabetes; low levels of potassium in your blood (hypokalemia); or a personal or family history of "Long QT syndrome." FDA pregnancy category C: It is not known whether ofloxacin is harmful to an unborn baby. Do not use ofloxacin without telling your doctor if you are pregnant. Tell your doctor if you become pregnant during treatment. Ofloxacin can pass into breast milk and may harm a nursing baby. Do not use this medication without telling your doctor if you are breast-feeding a baby. Ofloxacin may cause swelling or tearing of a tendon (the fiber that connects bones to muscles in the body), especially in the Achilles' tendon of the heel. These effects may be more likely to occur if you are over 60, if you take an oral steroid medication, or if you have had a kidney, heart, or lung transplant. Stop taking ofloxacin and call your doctor at once if you have sudden pain, swelling, tenderness, stiffness, or movement problems in any of your joints. Rest the joint until you receive medical care or instructions. Do not share this medication with another person (especially a child), even if they have the same symptoms you have.
Drug Drug Interactions Before taking ofloxacin, tell your doctor if you are taking any of the following drugs: a blood thinner such as warfarin (Coumadin); cimetidine (Tagamet); cyclosporine (Neoral, Sandimmune, Gengraf); insulin or diabetes medication you take by mouth, such as glyburide (Micronase, Diabeta, Glynase); theophylline (Theo-Dur, Theolair, Slo-Phyllin, Slo-Bid, Elixophyllin); a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) such as ibuprofen (Motrin, Advil, Nuprin, others), etodolac (Lodine), diclofenac (Cataflam, Voltaren), indomethacin (Indocin), nabumetone (Relafen), meloxicam (Mobic), naproxen (Aleve, Naprosyn, Anaprox), piroxicam (Feldene), and others; or an oral steroid medication such as betamethasone (Celestone), dexamethasone (Decadron, Dexpak), methylprednisolone (Medrol), prednisolone (Orapred), prednisone (Meticorten, Sterapred), and others. This list is not complete and there may be other drugs that can interact with ofloxacin. Tell your doctor about all the prescription and over-the-counter medications you use. This includes vitamins, minerals, herbal products, and drugs prescribed by other doctors. Do not start using a new medication without telling your doctor.
Drug Pregnancy Interaction FDA pregnancy category C: It is not known whether ofloxacin is harmful to an unborn baby. Do not use ofloxacin without telling your doctor if you are pregnant. Tell your doctor if you become pregnant during treatment.
Drug Breast feeding Interaction Ofloxacin can pass into breast milk and may harm a nursing baby. Do not use this medication without telling your doctor if you are breast-feeding a baby.
Drug Machinery Interaction no data available
Drug More Information You may be taking certain other medicines that should not be taken at the same time as ofloxacin. Avoid taking the following medicines within 2 hours before or after you take ofloxacin. These other medicines can make ofloxacin much less effective when taken at the same time: antacids that contain calcium, magnesium or aluminum (such as Tums, Mylanta, or Rolaids); the ulcer medicine sucralfate (Carafate); didanosine (Videx) powder or chewable tablets; or vitamin or mineral supplements that contain calcium, iron, or zinc. Avoid exposure to sunlight, sunlamps, or tanning beds. Ofloxacin can make your skin more sensitive to sunlight, and a sunburn may result. Wear protective clothing and use a sunscreen (SPF-15 or higher) if you must be out in the sun. Call your doctor if you have severe burning, redness, itching, rash, or swelling after being in the sun. Antibiotic medicines can cause diarrhea, which may be a sign of a new infection. If you have diarrhea that is watery or has blood in it, call your doctor. Do not use any medicine to stop the diarrhea unless your doctor has told you to. Ofloxacin can cause side effects that may impair your thinking or reactions. Be careful if you drive or do anything that requires you to be awake and alert.
How to take the Medicine
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Drug quanitty no data available
Drug Dose Take this medication exactly as it was prescribed for you. Do not take the medication in larger amounts, or take it for longer than recommended by your doctor. Follow the directions on your prescription label. Take ofloxacin with a full glass of water (8 ounces). Drink several extra glasses of fluid each day to prevent crystals from forming in the urine. You may take ofloxacin with or without food, but take it at the same time each day. If you are being treated for gonorrhea, your doctor may also have you tested for syphilis, another sexually transmitted disease. Take this medication for as many days as it has been prescribed for you even if you begin to feel better. Your symptoms may get better before the infection is completely treated. Ofloxacin will not treat a viral infection such as the common cold or flu. This medication can cause you to have unusual results with certain medical tests. Tell any doctor who treats you that you are using ofloxacin. Store this medication at room temperature away from moisture and heat. Keep the bottle tightly closed when not in use.
Excess Drug Consumption Seek emergency medical attention if you think you have taken too much of this medicine. Overdose symptoms may include drowsiness, nausea, hot or cold feeling, confusion, and slurred speech.
Forgot Drug Consumption Take the missed dose as soon as you remember. If it is almost time for your next dose, wait until then to take the medicine and skip the missed dose. Do not take extra medicine to make up the missed dose.
Stop Drug Consumption Do not stop the drug untill your doctor says you to do so.
Possible Side Effects
General Information no data available
Common Drug Side Effects Get emergency medical help if you have any of these signs of an allergic reaction: hives; difficulty breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat. Stop using ofloxacin and call your doctor at once if you have any of these serious side effects: diarrhea that is watery or bloody; seizure (convulsions); confusion, hallucinations, unusual thoughts or behavior; dizziness, fainting, fast or pounding heartbeat; sudden pain or swelling near your joints (especially in your arm or ankle); easy bruising or bleeding; urinating less than usual or not at all; numbness, burning, pain, or tingly feeling in your hands or feet; pale or yellowed skin, dark colored urine, fever, weakness; fever, sore throat, and headache with a severe blistering, peeling, and red skin rash; or the first sign of any skin rash, no matter how mild. Less serious side effects may include: nausea, vomiting, stomach pain, constipation; feeling restless or anxious; headache, dizziness; muscle pain; sleep problems (insomnia), or nightmares; vaginal itching or discharge; or mild skin itching. This is not a complete list of side effects and others may occur. Tell your doctor about any unusual or bothersome side effect. You may report side effects to FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088.
Rare Drug Side Effects no data available
Very Rare Drug Side Effects no data available
Drug Side Effects Symptoms no data available
How to Store the Medicine
How to Store the Medicine Store in a cool and dry place.

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