Macpod Drops 10 ml
Macleods Pharmaceuticals Ltd
Macpod Drops 10 ml belongs to the group of cephalosporin antibiotics used to treat a wide range of 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. Macpod Drops 10 ml does not work against infections caused by the virus, including cold and flu.
Macpod Drops 10 ml contains 'Cefpodoxime', which is a broad-spectrum antibiotic effective against both gram-positive and gram-negative bacteria. Macpod Drops 10 ml works by preventing the formation of bacterial cell covering (cell wall), which is necessary for their survival. Thereby, Macpod Drops 10 ml kills the bacteria and helps in treating and preventing the spread of bacterial infections.
In some cases, Macpod Drops 10 ml may cause 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 if you have/had inflammation in the bowel, kidney or liver problems. Consult your doctor if you are pregnant or breastfeeding. Macpod Drops 10 ml may cause dizziness, so be cautious while driving. Avoid alcohol consumption to prevent unpleasant side effects. Inform your doctor about all the medicines you are taking and your health condition to rule out any unpleasant side effects.
Macpod Drops 10 ml 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. Macpod Drops 10 ml is a broad-spectrum antibiotic that is effective against gram-positive and gram-negative bacteria, aerobic and some anaerobic bacteria. Macpod Drops 10 ml works by preventing the formation of bacterial cell covering, which is necessary for their survival. Thereby, kills the bacteria and helps in treating and preventing the spread of infections.
Do not take Macpod Drops 10 ml if you are allergic to cefpodoxime or any antibiotics. Before taking Macpod Drops 10 ml, let your doctor know if you have/had inflammation in bowel, kidney or liver problems. Consult a doctor if you are pregnant or breastfeeding. Avoid alcohol consumption while taking Macpod Drops 10 ml to prevent unpleasant side effects. Macpod Drops 10 ml may cause dizziness, so be cautious while driving.
Drug-Drug Interactions: Macpod Drops 10 ml may interact with diuretics (furosemide), blood thinner (warfarin), supplements (calcium/vitamin D), antacids (sodium bicarbonate, aluminium hydroxide, magnesium hydroxide, cimetidine, ranitidine, loratadine), and drugs used to treat excess uric acid (probenecid).
Drug-Food Interactions: No interactions found/established.
Drug-Disease Interactions: Inform your doctor if you have clostridium difficile-associated diarrhoea (CDAD), colitis (inflammation in the lining of the colon), seizures (epilepsy), kidney or liver disease.
Avoid consuming alcohol while taking Macpod Drops 10 ml as it might cause increased dizziness.
Macpod Drops 10 ml belongs to pregnancy category B. Please consult your doctor if you are pregnant; your doctor will prescribe Macpod Drops 10 ml only if the benefits outweigh the risks.
Macpod Drops 10 ml passes into breast milk. Please consult your doctor if you are breastfeeding.
Macpod Drops 10 ml may cause dizziness, do not drive or operate heavy machinery if you feel dizzy.
Dose adjustment may be needed. Please consult your doctor if you have any concerns regarding this or if you have liver impairment/liver disease.
Dose adjustment may be needed. Please consult your doctor if you have any concerns regarding this or if you have kidney impairment/kidney disease.
Macpod Drops 10 ml is safe for children if prescribed by the doctor. However, the use of Macpod Drops 10 ml is not recommended for children below 2 months as safety and efficacy have not been established.
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Bacterial infection: A bacterial infection is a condition in which harmful bacteria enter, multiply, and infect the body. Harmful bacteria produce chemicals known as toxins, which can damage tissue and cause sickness. They can target any body part and multiply very quickly. Symptoms include fever, chills, and fatigue. Anyone can become infected with a bacterial infection. But, people with a weak immune system or taking immunosuppressive medicines are more prone to bacterial infection.
Macpod Drops 10 ml
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