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Cefuroken-CV Tablet 6's

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XENOMICS PHARMACEUTICALS

Consume Type

ORAL

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About Cefuroken-CV Tablet 6's

Cefuroken-CV Tablet 6's belongs to the group of medicines called antibiotics used to treat various bacterial infections such as pharyngitis/tonsillitis (throat infections), otitis media (ear infections), sinusitis (infection of the sinuses), gonorrhoea (sexually transmitted disease), Lyme disease, septicaemia (bloodstream infection), meningitis (inflammation of the brain and spinal cord), lower respiratory tract, skin, urinary tract, bone, and joint infections. 

Cefuroken-CV Tablet 6's is a combination of two antibiotics, namely: Cefuroxime (cephalosporin antibiotic) and Clavulanic acid (beta-lactamase inhibitor). Cefuroxime works by preventing the formation of bacterial cell covering, which is necessary for their survival. Thereby, kills the bacteria. Clavulanic acid works by decreasing bacterial resistance and enhancing the activity of cefuroxime against the bacteria. Together, Cefuroken-CV Tablet 6's helps to treat bacterial infections.

Take Cefuroken-CV Tablet 6's with or without food. The dose and duration of Cefuroken-CV Tablet 6's can vary depending upon your condition and severity of the infection. In some cases, you may experience certain common side-effects such as diarrhoea, abdominal pain, nausea, and vomiting. 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.

Before starting Cefuroken-CV Tablet 6's, please inform your doctor if you have any allergy (against any antibiotic), kidney or liver problems. Do not take Cefuroken-CV Tablet 6's on your own as self-medication may lead to antibiotic-resistance in which antibiotics fail to act against specific bacterial infections. Consult your doctor before taking Cefuroken-CV Tablet 6's if you are pregnant or planning for pregnancy. Avoid taking Cefuroken-CV Tablet 6's if you are breastfeeding as Cefuroken-CV Tablet 6's may pass into breast milk. Avoid alcohol consumption while taking Cefuroken-CV Tablet 6's to prevent unpleasant side-effects.

Uses of Cefuroken-CV Tablet 6's

Bacterial infections.

Medicinal Benefits

Cefuroken-CV Tablet 6's belongs to the group of medicines called antibiotics used to treat various bacterial infections such as pharyngitis/tonsillitis (throat infections), otitis media (ear infections), sinusitis (infection of the sinuses), gonorrhoea (sexually transmitted disease), Lyme disease, septicaemia (bloodstream infection), meningitis (inflammation of the brain and spinal cord), lower respiratory tract, skin, urinary tract, bone, and joint infections. Cefuroken-CV Tablet 6's is a combination of two antibiotics, namely: Cefuroxime (cephalosporin antibiotic) and Clavulanic acid (beta-lactamase inhibitor). Cefuroxime works by preventing the formation of bacterial cell covering, which is necessary for their survival. Thereby, kills the bacteria. Clavulanic acid works by decreasing bacterial resistance and enhancing the activity of cefuroxime against the bacteria. Together, Cefuroken-CV Tablet 6's helps to treat bacterial infections. Cefuroken-CV Tablet 6's is a broad-spectrum antibiotic which is effective against both gram-positive and gram-negative bacteria, including beta-lactamase-producing strains.

Directions for Use

Tablet/Capsule: Swallow it as a whole with a glass of water; do not chew, or crush the tablet/capsule.Syrup/Suspension/Drops: Take the prescribed dose by mouth using the measuring cup/dosing syringe/dropper provided by the pack; shake the pack well before each use.Dry syrup: Check the label for directions before use. Add boiled and cooled water up to the mark on the bottle and shake well.

Storage

Store in a cool and dry place away from sunlight

Side Effects of Cefuroken-CV Tablet 6's

  • Diarrhoea
  • Abdominal pain
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting

In-Depth Precautions and Warning

Drug Warnings

Before starting Cefuroken-CV Tablet 6's, please inform your doctor if you have any allergy (against any antibiotic), kidney or liver problems. Do not take Cefuroken-CV Tablet 6's on your own as self-medication may lead to antibiotic-resistance in which antibiotics fail to act against specific bacterial infections. Consult your doctor before taking Cefuroken-CV Tablet 6's if you have colitis (inflammation of the colon). Cefuroken-CV Tablet 6's should be used with caution in patients receiving concurrent treatment with potent diuretics. Consult your doctor before taking Cefuroken-CV Tablet 6's if you are pregnant or planning for pregnancy. Avoid taking Cefuroken-CV Tablet 6's if you are breastfeeding as Cefuroken-CV Tablet 6's may pass into breast milk. Avoid alcohol consumption while taking Cefuroken-CV Tablet 6's to prevent unpleasant side-effects. 

Drug Interactions

Drug-Drug Interactions: Cefuroken-CV Tablet 6's may have interaction with antacid (esomeprazole, omeprazole), anticoagulants (warfarin), anti-gout (probenecid), diuretics (furosemide), oral contraceptives (estrogen, progesterone).

Drug-Food Interactions: No interactions found/established.

Drug-Disease Interaction: Inform your doctor if you have colitis (inflammation in the lining of the colon), seizures, dialysis, kidney and liver dysfunction.

Drug-Drug Interactions Checker List:

  • ESOMEPRAZOLE
  • OMEPRAZOLE
  • WARFARIN
  • PROBENECID
  • FUROSEMIDE
  • ESTROGEN
  • PROGESTERONE
  • Safety Advice

    • Safety Warning

      Alcohol

      caution

      Avoid consuming alcohol while taking Cefuroken-CV Tablet 6's to prevent unpleasant side-effects.

    • Safety Warning

      Pregnancy

      caution

      Cefuroken-CV Tablet 6's belongs to pregnancy category B. Please consult your doctor if you are pregnant, your doctor will prescribe Cefuroken-CV Tablet 6's only if the benefits outweigh the risks.

    • Safety Warning

      Breast Feeding

      unsafe

      Cefuroken-CV Tablet 6's contains cefuroxime which passes into breast milk. Avoid taking Cefuroken-CV Tablet 6's if you are breastfeeding.

    • Safety Warning

      Driving

      safe if prescribed

      Cefuroken-CV Tablet 6's does not affect your ability to drive. However, you are advised not to drive or operate machinery if you feel unwell.

    • Safety Warning

      Liver

      caution

      Dose adjustment may be needed. Please consult your doctor before taking Cefuroken-CV Tablet 6's if you have liver impairment/liver disease.

    • 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 Cefuroken-CV Tablet 6's.

    • Safety Warning

      Children

      safe if prescribed

      Cefuroken-CV Tablet 6's is safe for children if prescribed by a doctor. The dose and duration may vary depending upon age and severity of the infection.

    Habit Forming

    No

    Diet & Lifestyle Advise

    • 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.
    • 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.

    Other Information (CEF1818)

    This item is Not Returnable.

    Expires on or after - Sep-23

    Patients Concern

    Disease/Condition Glossary

    Bacterial infections: 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 fevers, chills, and fatigue. Bacteria are of various forms comprising commonly of spherical, rod, and spiral-shaped. 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

    Cefuroken-CV Tablet 6's is a combination of two antibiotics, namely: Cefuroxime (cephalosporin antibiotic) and Clavulanic acid (beta-lactamase inhibitor). Cefuroxime works by preventing the formation of bacterial cell covering, which is necessary for their survival. Thereby, kills the bacteria. Clavulanic acid works by decreasing bacterial resistance and enhancing the activity of cefuroxime against the bacteria. Together, Cefuroken-CV Tablet 6's helps to treat bacterial infections.

    Diarrhoea might be a side-effect of Cefuroken-CV Tablet 6's. Drink lots of fluids and eat food rich in fibre if you experience diarrhoea. If you find blood in stools (tarry stools) or if you experience prolonged diarrhoea with abdominal pain, stop taking Cefuroken-CV Tablet 6's and consult your doctor. Do not take anti-diarrheal medicine on your own.

    Do not stop taking Cefuroken-CV Tablet 6's despite symptomatic relief. To treat your condition effectually continue taking Cefuroken-CV Tablet 6's for as long as it has been prescribed for you.

    Do not take Cefuroken-CV Tablet 6's on your own as self-medication may lead to antibiotic-resistance in which antibiotics fail to act against specific bacterial infections.

    Avoid taking antacid medicines along with Cefuroken-CV Tablet 6's as reduced gastric acidity might lower the effectiveness of Cefuroken-CV Tablet 6's.

    Cefuroken-CV Tablet 6's contains cefuroxime which might interfere with the effectiveness of oral contraceptives (birth control pills). Consult your doctor if you have any concerns regarding this; your doctor may suggest an alternate method of contraception.

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    Cefuroken-CV Tablet 6's

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    Provide Delivery Location

    Strip

    1

    6 Tablet in 1 Strip