FAQs related to Cefpodoxime Proxetil 200mg ,Ofloxacin 200 Mg
. Can Cefpodoxime Proxetil+Ofloxacin be used to treat viral infections?
No, Cefpodoxime Proxetil+Ofloxacin is only indicated to treat bacterial infections. It does not treat viral infections (such as common cold and flu).
How to take Cefpodoxime Proxetil+Ofloxacin?
Take this medication orally with or without food as directed by your doctor. This medicine is usually taken once a day. Take the medicine for the prescribed period, even if symptoms disappear after a few days.
Can the use of Cefpodoxime Proxetil+Ofloxacin cause diarrhea?
Yes, the use of Cefpodoxime Proxetil+Ofloxacin can cause diarrhea. Antibiotics can kill the good and helpful bacteria present in your stomach or intestine and cause diarrhea. In case of diarrhea, drink plenty of water or other fluids. Talk to your doctor if diarrhea persists and you notice any signs of dehydration, like less urination with dark colored and strong-smelling urine. Do not take any other medicines without consulting your doctor.
What are the instructions for the storage and disposal of Cefpodoxime Proxetil+Ofloxacin?
Keep this medicine in the container it came in, tightly closed. Store it as mentioned on the pack or label. Dispose of the unused medicine. Make sure it is not consumed by pets, children, and other people.
Can I stop taking Cefpodoxime Proxetil+Ofloxacin when I feel better?
No, do not stop taking Cefpodoxime Proxetil+Ofloxacin and complete the full course of treatment even if you feel better. Your symptoms may improve before the infection is completely cured.
What if I miss my dose?
Take Cefpodoxime Proxetil+Ofloxacin as soon as you remember it. However, do not take it if its almost time for your next dose. Also, do not take an extra dose to make up for your missed dose.
What if I dont get better after using Cefpodoxime Proxetil+Ofloxacin?
Inform your doctor if you dont feel better after finishing the full course of treatment. Also, inform him if your symptoms are getting worse while using this medicine.