Zostum O 200mg Tablet

Medically reviewed by Dr. Swaroop Choudhari | Written By Kunal V Kumar

Last updated on: November 02, 2020 3:54 am

Zostum O 200mg Tablet

Uses of Zostum O 200mg Tablet

Zostum O 200mg Tablet is used for the treatment or prevention of the following disease(s):

Bacterial Infections

Side effects of Zostum O 200mg Tablet

The most common side effects of Zostum O 200mg Tablet are – Fever, Headache, Insomnia, Pain, Abdominal Pain, Tenderness, Constipation, Diarrhea, Blurred vision, Nausea, Vomiting

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

Precautions while using Zostum O 200mg Tablet

Do not use Zostum O 200mg Tablet if you are allergic to – Cefditoren

If you have heart disease, liver or kidney disease, drug or alcohol addiction, consult your doctor before using Zostum O 200mg 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 Zostum O 200mg Tablet works

Zostum O 200mg Tablet contains – Cefditoren

Cefditoren is used in the treatment of infections caused by bacteria. It works by killing bacteria or preventing their growth.

Dosage of Zostum O 200mg Tablet

The dosage of Zostum O 200mg 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 Zostum O 200mg Tablet

If you forget to take a dose of Zostum O 200mg 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

Information will be added soon.

Pregnancy

Information will be added soon.

Breastfeeding

Information will be added soon.

Driving

Information will be added soon.

Kidney

Information will be added soon.

Liver

Information will be added soon.

Interaction

Drug :- aluminum- and magnesium-containing antacids, H2-receptor antagonists: Reduced cefditoren absorption.

probenecid: Increased and prolonged blood cefditoren level.

Food :- food: Increased cefditoren absorption.

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

Kunal is a registered pharmacist with RGUHS with over 11 months experience. He is a medicine content contributor at Zotezo.

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