Pancef O 50mg Syrup

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

Last updated on: November 02, 2020 10:28 am

Pancef O 50mg Syrup

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Uses of Pancef O 50mg Syrup.

Pancef O 50mg 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. Pancef O 50mg Syrup only treats bacterial infections and doesn’t work for infections like flu, common cold or other viral infections.

How Pancef O 50mg Syrup works.

Pancef O 50mg 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. Pancef O 50mg Syrup interferes with the bacterial cell wall. Due to which the bacteria cells burst and the bacteria die.

Side Effects of Pancef O 50mg Syrup.

The most common side effects of Pancef O 50mg 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 Pancef O 50mg Syrup.

Do not consume Pancef O 50mg Syrup if you are allergic to Cefixime. If you have gastrointestinal disease, consult your doctor before using Pancef O 50mg Syrup. To avoid adverse reaction, consult your doctor if you are already taking other medicines.

Dosage of Pancef O 50mg Syrup.

The dosage of Pancef O 50mg 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 Pancef O 50mg Syrup.

If you forget to take a dose of Pancef O 50mg Syrup, do not take two doses at the same time, there is a risk of overdose. Symptoms of overdose with Pancef O 50mg Syrup are severe vomiting and seizures. Immediately contact your doctor if an overdose with Pancef O 50mg Syrup is suspected.

Onset of Action Pancef O 50mg Syrup

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

Duration of Action Pancef O 50mg 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 Pancef O 50mg Syrup

Q.1) Can I buy Pancef O 50mg Syrup without a prescription? Ans. No, You need a valid prescription to buy this medicine. Q.2) What are the usages of Pancef O 50mg Syrup? Ans. Pancef O 50mg Syrup used to treat Bacterial Infections such as throat infections, lung infections, urinary tract infections caused by bacteria. Pancef O 50mg Syrup only treats bacterial infections and doesn't work for infections like flu, common cold or other viral infections. Q.3) How does Pancef O 50mg Syrup work? Ans. Pancef O 50mg 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 Pancef O 50mg Syrup? Ans. The common side effects of Pancef O 50mg 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 Pancef O 50mg Syrup banned in India? Ans. Pancef O 50mg Syrup is not banned in India, but you need a valid prescription to buy this medicine. Q.6) Is Pancef O 50mg Syrup safe to use? Ans. Pancef O 50mg 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 Pancef O 50mg Syrup ? Ans. Take Pancef O 50mg Syrup as prescribed by your doctor, you can take this medicine with or without food. Q.8) Can I consume alcohol while taking Pancef O 50mg Syrup? Ans. Please avoid drinking alcohol while taking Pancef O 50mg Syrup. Heavy drinking alcohol may increase the risk of side effects. Q.9) How long does the effect of Pancef O 50mg Syrup last? Ans. Effect of Pancef O 50mg Syrup lasts for an average of 3-4 hours.

Alternate Brands

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

Zoftax O 50mg Tablet DT  ( Elder Pharmaceuticals Ltd. )

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Rite O Cef 50mg Syrup  ( Micro Labs Ltd. )

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Zifi 50mg Tablet DT  ( FDC Ltd. )

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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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