BRAND NAME: CEPOLILLY 50 D/S
COMPOSITION: CEPODOXIME 50MG D/S
Cefpodoxime 50 mg is an antibiotic manufactured by Novo Lilly Pharmaceuticals is a pediatric drug that treats the bacterial infections caused in various parts of the body such as ear, throat, nose,lower respiratory tract, skin and urinary tract. Small children are more prone to infections and with the weak immune system, it becomes easy for the bacterias to multiply and attack the body. It feeds on the energy one gets by eating the food. The presence of bacterias releases the toxic chemicals which further is responsible for spoiling the tissues and making a person sick.
Bacterias can enter the body through the consumption of stale food and packed food, it can also affect the child when there is excessive contact with the pollutants and dust. Cefpodoxime is a broad spectrum antibiotic that decreases the growth of both gram – positive and gram – negative types of bacterias. It prevents the growth of the infection by providing a protective layer on the cells which leads to the decrease in the bacterial cells. The usage of the oral suspension drops not only prevents the growth of the bacterias but also maintains the energy levels of the body.
As the oral suspension drops Cefpodoxime belongs to a group of heavy dose antibiotics , hence it is mandatory to consume it with the guidance of a pediatrician only. Not doing so may not provide the desired results. The regular usage may cause some of the common side effects such as nausea, headache, digestive issues and other such common effects but there are symptoms of some serious effects, then it is advisable to consult the doctor immediately.
The oral drops are only made to benefit children against the bacterial infections and do not treat any kind of viruses.
Dose requirement for Cefpodoxime Oral Suspension Drops
The oral suspension drops have to be taken in a controlled manner with the guidance of a doctor only. One has to follow the instructions of a doctor before giving the drops to the child asd not following the instruction guide might lead to the adverse effects for the child.
There are some necessary precautions that one must take care of.
The regular use of the drops produce some side effects too such as :
Common Side Effect
Rare Side Effects
If any of the serious side effects are shown in a child, immediately consult the doctor.,
The drops come in an air tight bottle with a quantity of 30 ml. A dropper is provided with the solution.
Cefpodoxime Oral Suspension Drops must be stored in a cool and dry place with no contact with sunlight.
Note – Cefpodoxime Oral Suspension Drops must be used for the external purpose only.
Question 1. How many drops does a child require?
Answer 1. One needs to consult the doctor for the quantity purposes.
Question 2. Will the Cefpodoxime Oral Suspension Drops treat the fever?
Answer 2. The drops are only for bacterial infections and must not be used for viruses.