Orelox Tablet 100mg 10’s
Orelox Tablet 100mg 10’s is used to treat certain infections caused by bacteria such as bronchitis (infection of the airway tubes leading to the lungs); pneumonia; gonorrhea (a sexually transmitted disease); and infections of the skin, ear, sinuses, throat, tonsils, and urinary tract.
Cefpodoxime is a broad-spectrum antibiotic that kills a wide variety of bacteria that cause a wide variety of commonly-occuring infections. Cefpodoxime is given by mouth to treat infections of the upper and lower airways, skin and soft tissue. It may also be used to treat urinary tract infections.
Cefpodoxime is an oral, third-generation cephalosporin antibiotic. It is active against most Gram-positive and Gram-negative organisms. Notable exceptions include Pseudomonas aeruginosa, Enterococcus, and Bacteroides fragilis. Currently, it is only marketed as generic preparations in the US, according to the FDA Orange Book. It is commonly used to treat acute otitis media, pharyngitis, sinusitis, and gonorrhea. It also finds use as oral continuation therapy when intravenous cephalosporins (such as ceftriaxone) are no longer necessary for continued treatment.
Cefpodoxime inhibits cell wall synthesis by inhibiting the final transpeptidation step of peptidoglycan synthesis in cell walls. It has well established pharmacokinetic profile with absorption of 50%. It is indicated in community acquired pneumonia, uncomplicated skin and skin structure infections, and uncomplicated urinary tract infections.
Orelox Tablet 100mg 10’sis used in skin infections, urinary tract infections, tonsillitis (inflammation of tonsils), sinusitis (inflammation of the sinuses) and in lung infections (pneumonia, pharyngitis, bronchitis).
Orelox Tablet 100mg 10’s may cause headache, dizziness, allergy, collitis (inflammation of colon), paraesthesia (burning sensation), stomach upset, asthenia (physical weakness), malaise (feeling ill), increased liver enzymes, blood urea, creatinine or positive coomb’s test (test which detect antibodies against red blood cells). Please consult your doctor if you experience any of these symptoms.
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