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Adipod-200 mg Tablet 10's

Manufacturer/Marketer

Oddiant Formulations

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ORAL

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About Adipod-200 mg Tablet 10's

Adipod-200 mg Tablet 10's belongs to the group of antibiotic medicines called 'cephalosporins' used to treat bacterial infections of the ear, nose, throat, lower respiratory tract, urinary tract, skin, and soft tissue. Bacterial infections are caused due to the multiplication of harmful bacteria inside or on the body.

Adipod-200 mg Tablet 10's contains 'Cefpodoxime Proxetil' which is a broad-spectrum antibiotic effective against both gram-positive and negative groups of bacteria. It works by preventing the formation of bacterial cell covering (cell wall), which is necessary for their survival. Thereby, it kills the bacteria and helps in treating and preventing the spread of bacterial infections.

Take this medicine as prescribed. In some cases, you may experience certain common side effects, such as nausea, vomiting, diarrhoea (watery or loose stool), abdominal pain, loss of appetite, bloating, skin rash, and itching. Most of these side effects do not require medical attention and will resolve gradually over time. However, you are advised to talk to your doctor if you experience these side effects persistently.

Talk to your doctor before taking Adipod-200 mg Tablet 10's if you have had inflammation in the bowel, kidney or liver problems. Do not take antacids and anti-ulcer medicines along with Adipod-200 mg Tablet 10's; maintain a gap of 2-3 hours between both. Let your doctor know if you are pregnant or breastfeeding before starting Adipod-200 mg Tablet 10's. Avoid alcohol consumption to prevent unpleasant side effects. Adipod-200 mg Tablet 10's may cause dizziness, hence drive or operate machinery only if you are alert. Inform your doctor about all the medicines you are taking and about your health condition to rule out any unpleasant side effects. 

Uses of Adipod-200 mg Tablet 10's

Bacterial infections.

Medicinal Benefits

Adipod-200 mg Tablet 10's belongs to the group of antibiotic medicines called 'cephalosporins' used to treat a wide range of bacterial infections of the ear, nose, throat, lower respiratory tract, urinary tract, skin, and soft tissue. It is composed of Cefpodoxime Proxetil. It is a broad-spectrum antibiotic that is effective against gram-positive and gram-negative bacteria, aerobic and some anaerobic bacteria.  Adipod-200 mg Tablet 10's works by preventing the formation of bacterial cell covering, which is necessary for their survival. Thereby, it kills the bacteria and helps in treating and preventing the spread of infections. Adipod-200 mg Tablet 10's has been shown to reduce the development of antibiotic-resistant bacteria. 

Directions for Use

Tablet: Swallow it as a whole with a glass of water; do not crush, chew or break it.Syrup/Drops: Shake the bottle well before use. Take the prescribed dose by mouth using the measuring cup/dosing syringe/dropper provided by the pack.

Storage

Store in a cool and dry place away from sunlight

Side Effects of Adipod-200 mg Tablet 10's

  • Diarrhoea
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Abdominal pain
  • Loss of appetite
  • Bloating
  • Skin rash
  • Itching

In-Depth Precautions and Warning

Drug Warnings

Taking antibiotics on your own may lead to antibiotic resistance in which antibiotics fail to act against specific bacterial infections. Before taking Adipod-200 mg Tablet 10's, let your doctor know if you have/had inflammation in bowel, kidney, or liver problems. Do not take antacids or anti-ulcer medicines along with Adipod-200 mg Tablet 10's and maintain at least a gap of 2-3 hours between both medicines. Pregnant and breastfeeding women should seek medical advice before starting Adipod-200 mg Tablet 10's. Avoid alcohol consumption while being treated with Adipod-200 mg Tablet 10's to prevent unpleasant side effects. Adipod-200 mg Tablet 10's may cause dizziness, hence drive or operate machinery only if you are alert.

Drug Interactions

Drug-Drug Interaction:  Adipod-200 mg Tablet 10's may interact with water pills (furosemide), blood thinners (warfarin), supplements (calcium/vitamin D), antacids (cimetidine, ranitidine,), and anti-gout medicines (probenecid). 

Drug-Food Interaction:  No interactions found/established.

Drug-Disease Interaction: Let your doctor know if you have colitis (inflammation in the lining of the colon), seizures (epilepsy), kidney, and liver diseases before starting Adipod-200 mg Tablet 10's.

Drug-Drug Interactions Checker List:

  • FUROSEMIDE
  • WARFARIN
  • CALCIUM
  • VITAMIN D
  • CIMETIDINE
  • RANITIDINE
  • PROBENECID
  • Safety Advice

    • Safety Warning

      Alcohol

      caution

      It is better to avoid/limit alcohol intake while using Adipod-200 mg Tablet 10's. For more information, please seek medical advice.

    • Safety Warning

      Pregnancy

      caution

      Please consult your doctor if you are pregnant, your doctor will prescribe Adipod-200 mg Tablet 10's only if the benefits outweigh the risks.

    • Safety Warning

      Breast Feeding

      caution

      Cefpodoxime Proxetil may pass into the breast milk when used by a nursing mother. Please consult your doctor if you are breastfeeding before starting Adipod-200 mg Tablet 10's.

    • Safety Warning

      Driving

      caution

      Adipod-200 mg Tablet 10's may cause dizziness, do not drive or operate heavy machinery if you feel dizzy.

    • Safety Warning

      Liver

      caution

      Dose adjustment may be needed. Please consult your doctor if you have any concerns regarding this or if you have liver impairment/liver disease before taking Adipod-200 mg Tablet 10's.

    • Safety Warning

      Kidney

      caution

      Dose adjustment may be needed. Please consult your doctor if you have any concerns regarding this or if you have kidney impairment/kidney disease before taking Adipod-200 mg Tablet 10's.

    • Safety Warning

      Children

      caution

      Adipod-200 mg Tablet 10's should be used for children only if prescribed by the doctor. However, Adipod-200 mg Tablet 10's is not recommended for children less than 2 months as safety and efficacy have not been established.

    Habit Forming

    No

    Diet & Lifestyle Advise

    • Antibiotics can alter the useful bacteria in the stomach, which help indigestion. Therefore, you are advised to take foods rich in probiotics such as yoghurt/curd, kefir, sauerkraut, tempeh, kimchi, miso, kombucha, buttermilk, natto and cheese.
    • Eat fibre rich food like whole grains, beans, lentils, berries, broccoli, peas and bananas.
    • Avoid foods rich in calcium, grapefruit and grapefruit juice as they might hinder the absorption of antibiotics.
    • Avoid consumption of alcohol to treat your condition effectively.
    • Avoid usage of tobacco.

    Other Information (ADI0200)

    This item is Not Returnable.

    Expires on or after - Sep-23

    Patients Concern

    Disease/Condition Glossary

    Bacterial infection: A bacterial infection is a condition in which harmful bacteria enter, multiply, and infect our body. Infectious or harmful bacteria can make you sick and reproduce quickly in your body. These harmful bacteria produce chemicals known as toxins, which can damage tissue and make you sick. It can target any body part and multiply very quickly. When you get infected with bacteria, you can experience generalized symptoms, like fever, chills, and fatigue. Bacterial infections vary from minor illnesses like sore throat and ear infections to severe brain infections like meningitis and encephalitis. Anyone can become infected with a bacterial infection. But, people with weak immune systems or taking immunosuppressive medicine are more prone to bacterial infection.

    FAQs

    Adipod-200 mg Tablet 10's works by preventing the formation of bacterial cell covering, necessary for their survival. Thereby, it kills the bacteria and helps in treating and preventing the spread of infections.

    Diarrhoea is the most reported common side effect of Adipod-200 mg Tablet 10's. So, it is advisable to drink lots of fluids and eat non-spicy food if you experience diarrhoea. If you observe blood in stools (tarry stools) or experience excess diarrhoea (vomiting or watery stool), immediately consult your doctor. Do not take anti-diarrheal medicine on your own.

    It is recommended to complete the course of Adipod-200 mg Tablet 10's even if you feel better as it is an antibiotic, and leaving it in between may lead to even severe infection that will, in fact, stop responding to the antibiotic as well (antibiotic-resistance).

    Adipod-200 mg Tablet 10's may cause stomach upset as a side-effect. To avoid this, take Adipod-200 mg Tablet 10's preferably with food. Taking Adipod-200 mg Tablet 10's with food helps in increasing its absorption in the body.

    Do not take antacids or anti-ulcer medicines along with Adipod-200 mg Tablet 10's. Try to maintain at least a gap of 2-3 hours between both medicines.

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    Adipod-200 mg Tablet 10's

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