Odoxil DS 250mg Dry Syrup

Medically reviewed by Dr. Naresh Dang | Written By Sonu Kumar Rao

Last updated on: November 02, 2020 10:35 am

Odoxil DS 250mg Dry Syrup

Uses of Odoxil DS 250mg Dry Syrup

Odoxil DS 250mg Dry Syrup is used for the treatment or prevention of the following disease(s):

Bacterial Infections (Strep Throat, Skin, Urine and Respiratory Tract Infections)

Side effects of Odoxil DS 250mg Dry Syrup

The most common side effects of Odoxil DS 250mg Dry Syrup are – Nausea, Vomiting, Dizziness, Dryness In Mouth, Altered Taste, Abdominal Pain, Agitation, Anxiety, Fever, Constipation, Allergic Reaction, Impaired Concentration, Sweating, Headache

These side effects can usually occur in patients. However, these are only indicative and not all patients will experience them.

Precautions while using Odoxil DS 250mg Dry Syrup

Do not use Odoxil DS 250mg Dry Syrup if you are allergic to – Cefadroxil

If you have heart disease, liver or kidney disease, drug or alcohol addiction, consult your doctor before using Odoxil DS 250mg Dry Syrup.

If you are allergic to any medicine or food, consult your doctor before using this medicine.

Use this medicine under the supervision of your doctor.

To avoid an adverse reaction, consult your doctor if you are already taking other medicines.

How Odoxil DS 250mg Dry Syrup works

Odoxil DS 250mg Dry Syrup contains – Cefadroxil

Cefadroxil 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.

Dosage of Odoxil DS 250mg Dry Syrup

The dosage of Odoxil DS 250mg Dry Syrup depends on many factors such as the patient age, health, medical condition or history of the patient and many other conditions.

Please use this medicine as prescribed by your doctor.

Overdose of Odoxil DS 250mg Dry Syrup

If you forget to take a dose of Odoxil DS 250mg Dry Syrup, do not take two doses at the same time, there is a risk of overdose.

If you notice any unusual reaction in your body after taking this medicine, contact your doctor immediately or call your local medical emergency number.

Precautions & Warnings

Alcohol

Information will be added soon.

Pregnancy

Information will be added soon.

Breastfeeding

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Driving

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Kidney

Information will be added soon.

Liver

Information will be added soon.

Alternate Brands

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

Bicef 250mg Dry Syrup  ( Micro Labs Ltd. )

19.21  30ml Bottle Tablets Strip

Cefom 250mg Tablet  ( Apostle Remedies )

19.90  6 Tablets Strip Tablets Strip

Droxibid 250mg Tablet  ( Hindustan Antibiotics Ltd. )

21.43  4 Tablets Strip Tablets Strip

Interaction

Drug :- aminoglycosides, loop diuretics: Increased toxicity of these drugs.

About Reviewer

Dr. Naresh Dang is an MD in Internal Medicine. He has special interest in the field of Diabetes, and has over two decades of professional experience in his chosen field of specialty. Dr. Dang is an expert in the managememnt of Diabetes, Hypertension and Lipids. He also provides consultation for Life Style Management.

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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