Brutacef 100mg Dry Syrup

Medically reviewed by Dr. Swaroop Choudhari | Written By Sonu Kumar Rao

Last updated on: November 02, 2020 10:14 am

Brutacef 100mg Dry Syrup

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Uses of Brutacef 100mg Dry Syrup.

Brutacef 100mg Dry Syrup Used to treat a wide variety of bacterial infections such as throat infections, lung infections, urinary tract infections, Infection of the airway tubes that lead to the lungs. Brutacef 100mg Dry Syrup only treats bacterial infections and doesn’t work for infections like flu, common cold or other viral infections.

How Brutacef 100mg Dry Syrup works.

Brutacef 100mg Dry Syrup contains Cefixime which is known as a cephalosporin antibiotic, it works by stopping the growth of bacteria. Bacterial cell walls are essential for bacteria to protect themselves. Brutacef 100mg Dry Syrup interferes with the bacterial cell wall. Due to which the bacteria cells burst and the bacteria die.

Side Effects of Brutacef 100mg Dry Syrup.

The most common side effects of Brutacef 100mg Dry Syrup are diarrhea, stomach pain, gas, heartburn, nausea, vomiting, itching. These side effects can usually occur in patients. However, these are only indicative and not all patients will experience them.

Precautions while Taking Brutacef 100mg Dry Syrup.

Do not consume Brutacef 100mg Dry Syrup if you are allergic to Cefixime. If you have gastrointestinal disease, consult your doctor before using Brutacef 100mg Dry Syrup. To avoid adverse reaction, consult your doctor if you are already taking other medicines.

Dosage of Brutacef 100mg Dry Syrup.

The dosage of Brutacef 100mg Dry Syrup depends on many factors such as the user’s age, health and many other conditions, please take this medicine as prescribed by your doctor.

Overdose of Brutacef 100mg Dry Syrup.

If you forget to take a dose of Brutacef 100mg Dry Syrup, do not take two doses at the same time, there is a risk of overdose. Symptoms of overdose with Brutacef 100mg Dry Syrup are severe vomiting and seizures. Immediately contact your doctor if an overdose with Brutacef 100mg Dry Syrup is suspected.

Onset of Action Brutacef 100mg Dry Syrup

It takes about 3 to 4 hour to show the effect of the medicine.

Duration of Action Brutacef 100mg Dry Syrup

Effect of medication lasts for an average of 3 to 4 hours.

Precautions & Warnings

Alcohol

Information is not available right now; please consult your doctor.

Pregnancy

Not recommended for pregnant women. Please consult your doctor before taking this medicine.

Breastfeeding

Not recommended for breastfeeding women. Please consult your doctor before taking this medicine.

Driving

This medicine usually causes no problems in your driving.

Kidney

This medicine should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Consult your doctor before taking this medicine.

Liver

This medicine should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Consult your doctor before taking this medicine.

Frequently Asked Questions About Brutacef 100mg Dry Syrup

Q.1) Can I buy Brutacef 100mg Dry Syrup without a prescription? Ans. No, You need a valid prescription to buy this medicine. Q.2) What are the usages of Brutacef 100mg Dry Syrup? Ans. Brutacef 100mg Dry Syrup used to treat Bacterial Infections such as throat infections, lung infections, urinary tract infections caused by bacteria. Brutacef 100mg Dry Syrup only treats bacterial infections and doesn't work for infections like flu, common cold or other viral infections. Q.3) How does Brutacef 100mg Dry Syrup work? Ans. Brutacef 100mg Dry Syrup interferes with bacterial cell wall synthesis by inhibiting the final step in the crosslinking of peptidoglycan strands. Peptidoglycan makes cell membranes rigid and protective. Without it, bacterial cells rupture and die. Q.4) What are the side effects of Brutacef 100mg Dry Syrup? Ans. The common side effects of Brutacef 100mg Dry Syrup are Nausea, Vomiting, Dizziness, Dryness In Mouth, Altered Taste, Abdominal Pain, Agitation, Anxiety, Fever, Constipation, Allergic Reaction, Impaired Concentration, Sweating, Headache. Q.5) Is Brutacef 100mg Dry Syrup banned in India? Ans. Brutacef 100mg Dry Syrup is not banned in India, but you need a valid prescription to buy this medicine. Q.6) Is Brutacef 100mg Dry Syrup safe to use? Ans. Brutacef 100mg Dry Syrup is safe to use if you are not allergic to Cefixime and you don't have any liver or kidney problems. This medicine may be harmful to pregnant women. Pregnant and lactating women, consult your doctor before taking this medicine. To avoid an adverse reaction, consult your doctor if you are already taking other medicines. This medicine is not recommended for patients under 12 years of age. Q.7) How to use Brutacef 100mg Dry Syrup ? Ans. Take Brutacef 100mg Dry Syrup as prescribed by your doctor, you can take this medicine with or without food. Q.8) Can I consume alcohol while taking Brutacef 100mg Dry Syrup? Ans. Please avoid drinking alcohol while taking Brutacef 100mg Dry Syrup. Heavy drinking alcohol may increase the risk of side effects. Q.9) How long does the effect of Brutacef 100mg Dry Syrup last? Ans. Effect of Brutacef 100mg Dry Syrup lasts for an average of 3-4 hours.

Alternate Brands

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.

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Interaction

Drug :-. aminoglycosides, loop diuretics: Increased risk of nephrotoxicity.

carbamazepine: Increased blood carbamazepine level.

About Reviewer

Dr. Swaroop Y Choudhari is an MBBS, MD in General Medicine. The doctor holds an experience of 8 years, and has extensive knowledge in his respective field of medicine.

About Author

Sonu Kumar is a registered pharmacist with Bihar State Pharmacy Council with over 6 months experience. He is a medicine content contributor at Zotezo.

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