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Spectratil 50 Mg

Drug brand named Spectratil 50 mg is manufactured by Apex Laboratories Limited and mainly contents the generic drug Cefpodoxime.
Package: 4 Tablet

Active Ingredients of Spectratil 50 mg

Cefpodoxime 50 mg

Can we use Spectratil 50 mg during pregnency

Pregnancy D There is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience or studies in humans but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks

Can we use Spectratil 50 mg during lactation

Lactation L4 There is positive evidence of risk to a breastfed infant or to breastmilk production but the benefits of use in breastfeeding mothers may be acceptable despite the risk to the infant eg if the drug is needed in a lifethreatening situation or for a serious disease for which safer drugs cannot be used or are ineffective

For what type of diseases Spectratil 50 mg may be prescribed

URTI including pharyngitis and tonsilitis Acute exacerbation of chronic bronchitis Acute community acquired pneumonia Acute uncomplicated gonorrhoea Uncomplicated urinary tract infection Skin infections

What are the known Side Effects of Spectratil 50 mg

Nausea stomach upset skin rash acute toxicity

Precautions before taking Spectratil 50 mg

Tell your doctor or pharmacist of all prescription and nonprescriptionherbal products you may use especially of drugs that decrease stomach acid eg antacids H2 blockers such asranitidine live bacterial vaccines probenecidAlthough most antibiotics probably do not affect hormonal birth control such as pills patch or ring some antibiotics may decrease their effectiveness This could cause pregnancy Examples include rifamycins such as rifampin or rifabutin Be sure to ask your doctor or pharmacist if you should use additional reliable birth control methods while using this antibioticThis medication may interfere with certain laboratory tests including Coombs test certain urineglucose tests possibly causing false test results

Significance of Spectratil 50 mg

This medication is broadspectrum antibiotic prescribed for certain types of bacterial infections such as urinary tract infection skin and soft tissue pharynx throat and tonsils tonsillitis This medication fights against the bacteria

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