Torpod 50mg Syrup

  • Manufacturer : Torrent Pharmaceuticals Ltd.
  • Composition : Cefpodoxime 50mg
  • Generally Prescribed For : Bacterial Infections (Respiratory Tract Infections)
  • Estimated Price : 41.00 For 30ml Bottle

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Uses of Torpod 50mg Syrup

Torpod 50mg Syrup is used for the treatment or prevention of the following disease(s):

Bacterial Infections (Respiratory Tract Infections)

Side effects of Torpod 50mg Syrup

The most common side effects of Torpod 50mg 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 Torpod 50mg Syrup

Do not use Torpod 50mg Syrup if you are allergic to - Cefpodoxime

If you have heart disease, liver or kidney disease, drug or alcohol addiction, consult your doctor before using Torpod 50mg 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 Torpod 50mg Syrup works

Torpod 50mg Syrup contains - Cefpodoxime

Cefpodoxime 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 Torpod 50mg Syrup

The dosage of Torpod 50mg 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 Torpod 50mg Syrup

If you forget to take a dose of Torpod 50mg 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.

Overdose symptoms - Nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, stomach pain.

Onset of Action Torpod 50mg Syrup

It takes about 1 to 2 hours to show the effect of the medicine.

Duration of Action Torpod 50mg Syrup

Effect of medication lasts for an average of 12 hours.

Precautions & Warnings

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  • Alcohol Not found any harmful side effects with alcohol consumption. However; consult your doctor before consumption.

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  • Pregnancy It is safe to take this medicine during pregnancy. It is advisable to consult your doctor before taking this medication.

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  • Breastfeeding This medicine is safe to use during breastfeeding. It is advisable to consult your doctor before taking this medication.

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  • Driving This medicine usually causes no problems in your driving. It is advisable to consult your doctor before taking this medication.

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

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

... Frequently Asked Questions About Torpod 50mg Syrup

Q.1) Can I buy Torpod 50mg Syrup without a prescription? Ans. No, you need a valid prescription to buy Torpod 50mg Syrup. Q.2) What are the usages of Torpod 50mg Syrup? Ans. Torpod 50mg Syrup is used to treat Bacterial Infections (Respiratory Tract Infections). Q.3) How to use Torpod 50mg Syrup? Ans. It is usually taken twice a day (After every 12 hours) with or without food. Consult your doctor before taking this medicine. Q.4) How does Torpod 50mg Syrup work? Ans. Torpod 50mg Syrup contains Cefpodoxime. Cefpodoxime 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.5) Is Torpod 50mg Syrup safe to use? Ans. It is safe to use Torpod 50mg Syrup if you are not allergic to antibiotics and Cefpodoxime. To avoid an adverse reaction, consult your doctor if you are already taking other medicines. Q.6) What are the side effects of Torpod 50mg Syrup? Ans. The common side effects of Torpod 50mg Syrup are Nausea, Vomiting, Dizziness, Dryness In Mouth, Altered Taste, Abdominal Pain, Agitation, Anxiety, Fever, Constipation, Allergic Reaction, Impaired Concentration, Sweating, Headache. Q.7) Is Torpod 50mg Syrup banned in India? Ans. Torpod 50mg Syrup is not banned in India, but you need a valid prescription to buy this medicine. Q.8) Can I consume alcohol while taking Torpod 50mg Syrup? Ans. Any harmful side effects with consumption of alcohol are not found. However; please avoid drinking alcohol while taking Torpod 50mg Syrup. Heavy drinking alcohol may increase the risk of side effects. Q.9) How long does the effect of Torpod 50mg Syrup last? Ans. Effect of Torpod 50mg Syrup lasts for an average of 12 hours.

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Interaction

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

antacids, H2-receptor antagonists: Reduced bioavailability and blood level of cefpodoxime.

oral anticholinergics: Delayed peak blood level of cefpodoxime.

probenecid: Possibly increased and prolonged blood cefpodoxime level.

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