About CEFOLAC 100MG SYRUP 30ML
CEFOLAC 100MG SYRUP 30ML is a cephalosporin-type antibiotic primarily taken to treat various types of bacterial infections of the ears, lungs, and urinary tract. Additionally, it is also prescribed to treat STDs (Sexually Transmitted Diseases). 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.
CEFOLAC 100MG SYRUP 30ML kills the bacterial cell by blocking the chemical (mucopeptides) released by the outer layer (cell wall) of the bacteria. In turn, CEFOLAC 100MG SYRUP 30ML weakens and destroys the bacterial cell wall. It is a broad range of antibiotic that helps in fighting various types of bacteria. CEFOLAC 100MG SYRUP 30ML will not work for colds, flu, or other viral infections
CEFOLAC 100MG SYRUP 30ML should be taken as prescribed by your doctor, preferably with a meal to avoid stomach upset and at fixed intervals every day for best results. The dose of CEFOLAC 100MG SYRUP 30ML can vary depending upon your condition and severity of the infection. Also, it is recommended to complete the course of medicine 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). The common side effects of CEFOLAC 100MG SYRUP 30ML include diarrhoea, nausea, loose stools, abdominal pain, dyspepsia (Indigestion), and vomiting. Everyone need not experience the above side effects. In case of any discomfort, speak with a doctor if you notice any sudden wheeziness, tightness in the chest or throat, difficulty in breathing, swelling of the eyelids, face or lips, rash or itching (especially affecting your whole body) STOP TAKING your medicine and go to a doctor immediately.
Before starting CEFOLAC 100MG SYRUP 30ML, please inform your doctor if you have any allergy (against any antibiotic), kidney or liver problems. Do not take CEFOLAC 100MG SYRUP 30ML on your own as self-medication may lead to antibiotic-resistance in which antibiotics fail to act against specific bacterial infections. If you are pregnant or breast-feeding, think you may be pregnant or are planning to have a baby, ask your doctor for advice before taking CEFOLAC 100MG SYRUP 30ML. As far as it is known, CEFOLAC 100MG SYRUP 30ML may be used in pregnancy. Consideration should be given to discontinuing nursing temporarily during treatment with cefixime.
Uses of CEFOLAC 100MG SYRUP 30ML
Urinary tract infections, upper respiratory tract infections (URTI), lower respiratory tract infection, gonorrhoea (cervical/urethral), Ear infections (acute otitis media), pharyngitis (inflammation of the pharynx) and tonsillitis (inflammation of the tonsils).
Directions for Use
Side Effects of CEFOLAC 100MG SYRUP 30ML
Like all medicines, CEFOLAC 100MG SYRUP 30ML can also cause side-effects, although not everybody experiences them. A most common side effect of CEFOLAC 100MG SYRUP 30ML is diarrhoea, nausea, loose stools, abdominal pain, dyspepsia (Indigestion), and vomiting. Most of the side effects of CEFOLAC 100MG SYRUP 30ML do not require medical attention and gradually resolve over time. However, if the side effects are persistent, reach out to your doctor. Besides this, If you experience any sudden wheeziness, tightness in the chest or throat, difficulty in breathing, swelling of the eyelids, face or lips, rash or itching (especially affecting your whole body) STOP TAKING your medicine and go to a doctor immediately.
In-Depth Precautions and Warning
Do not take CEFOLAC 100MG SYRUP 30ML if you are allergic to CEFOLAC 100MG SYRUP 30ML or other macrolide antibiotics. Hypersensitivity reactions including shock and fatalities have been reported with CEFOLAC 100MG SYRUP 30ML. Discontinue use if there is a reaction and reach out to your doctor immediately. Tell your doctor if you have liver problems (jaundice), muscle problem (myasthenia gravis), heart rhythm disorder (arrhythmia), electrolyte imbalance (low potassium or magnesium level). In rare case, use of CEFOLAC 100MG SYRUP 30ML can cause diarrhoea, so in case if you have watery or bloody diarrhoea, stop taking CEFOLAC 100MG SYRUP 30ML and call your doctor. However, do not take any anti-diarrheal medicine until your doctor tells you. It is not known whether CEFOLAC 100MG SYRUP 30ML harms the baby in pregnancy or not. Consult your doctor if you are pregnant, planning for pregnancy or breastfeeding before using CEFOLAC 100MG SYRUP 30ML.