Sepmax 400 mg/160 mg Tablet

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

Last updated on: November 02, 2020 10:51 am

Sepmax 400 mg/160 mg Tablet

Uses of Sepmax 400 mg/160 mg Tablet

Sepmax 400 mg/160 mg Tablet is used for the treatment or prevention of the following disease(s):

Bacterial Infections, Malaria, Nocardiosis, Toxoplasmosis

Side effects of Sepmax 400 mg/160 mg Tablet

The most common side effects of Sepmax 400 mg/160 mg Tablet are – Nausea, Hypersensitivity, Fever, Joint Pain, Pruritus, Leukopenia, Lyell Syndrome, Photosensitivity, Skin Rash

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

Precautions while using Sepmax 400 mg/160 mg Tablet

Do not use Sepmax 400 mg/160 mg Tablet if you are allergic to – Sulfamethoxazole, Trimethoprim

If you have heart disease, liver or kidney disease, drug or alcohol addiction, consult your doctor before using Sepmax 400 mg/160 mg Tablet.

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 Sepmax 400 mg/160 mg Tablet works

Sepmax 400 mg/160 mg Tablet contains – Sulfamethoxazole, Trimethoprim

sulfamethoxazole (TMP/SMX) is an antibiotic used to treat a variety of bacterial infections. It works by blocking the making and use of folate by the microorganisms.

Trimethoprim works by preventing the bacteria from producing folate. Without folate, the bacteria cannot produce DNA and so are unable to increase in numbers.

Dosage of Sepmax 400 mg/160 mg Tablet

The dosage of Sepmax 400 mg/160 mg Tablet 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 Sepmax 400 mg/160 mg Tablet

If you forget to take a dose of Sepmax 400 mg/160 mg Tablet, 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

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Pregnancy

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Breastfeeding

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Driving

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Kidney

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Liver

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Interaction

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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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