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Polares 50 MG Suspension

Manufacturer: Zuventus Healthcare Ltd
Medicine composition: Cefpodoxime
Prescription vs.OTC: Prescription by Doctor required
Last Updated: December 02, 2019

Polares 50 MG Suspension are used for treating mild infections caused by bacteria. Most commonly, it is used to treat infections like bronchitis, urinary tract infections, infections that develop in the ear, throat, or nose, and gonorrhoea. It treats these infections by not the bacteria from growing further.

Antibiotics, for example, cefpodoxime won't work for colds, influenza, or other viral diseases. Utilizing Antibiotics when they are not required builds your danger of getting contamination later that opposes anti-microbial treatment.

Information given here is based on the salt content of the medicine. Uses and effects of the medicine may vary from person to person. It is advisable to consult a Internal Medicine Specialist before using this medicine.

Below mentioned conditions can be treated with this drug

Here are some possible side effects of this drug

  • How long is the duration of effect?

    The duration of effect lasts for 24 hours.

  • What is the onset of action?

    The onset of action occurs anytime after an 1 hour after taking it.

  • Are there any pregnancy warnings?

    No, it is not safe for pregnant women as it can affect the foetus

  • Is it habit forming?

    There are no habit forming tendencies reported with this drug.

  • Are there any breast-feeding warnings?

    No, this drug is not safe for breastfeeding women as it can affect the baby.

  • Is It safe with alcohol?

    It is not safe with alcohol. If you experience certain symptoms such as drowsiness or disorientation, then you must speak to your doctor immediately.

  • Is it safe to drive while on this medicine?

    As some of the side effects include problems with breathing, it is not advisable to drive after taking this drug.

  • Does this affect kidney function?

    Patients who have impaired kidney function should not take this as it can lead to more kidney problems.

  • Does this affect liver function?

    Patients who have impaired liver function should not take this as it can lead to more liver problems, including liver failure.

Below is the list of medicines, which have the same composition, strength and form as Polares 50 MG Suspension , and hence can be used as its substitute.

  • Are there any missed dose instructions?

    If you miss a dose, you should take one as soon as you remember that you’ve missed the dose.

  • Are there any overdose instructions?

    If you have overdosed this medication, you must consult your doctor immediately.

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This medication works as a bactericidal by binding to penicillin-binding proteins and inhibits bacterial cell wall synthesis.

Whenever you take more than one medicine, or mix it with certain foods or beverages, you"re at risk of a drug interaction.

  • Interaction with Disease

    Disease

    It can have negative interactions with certain diseases. These include Colitis, impaired kidney function, and impaired liver function.

  • Interaction with Alcohol

    Alcohol

    Interaction with alcohol is unknown. It is advisable to consult your doctor before consumption.
  • Interaction with Lab Test

    Urine Ketones Test

    Inform the doctor if you are advised to undergo this test.
  • Interaction with Food

    Food

    Information not available
  • Interaction with Medicine

    Medicine

    These tablets can have adverse interactions with certain medications. These include cholera vaccine, amikacin, Furosemide, ethinyl estradiol, warfarin, chloramphenicol, and nifedipine.

Ques: What is Polares 50 MG Suspension?

Ans: It belongs to 3rd generation cephalosporins. This medication works as a bactericidal by binding to the penicillin-binding proteins and inhibits bacterial cell wall synthesis.

Ques: How long do I need to use Polares 50 MG Suspension before I see improvement in my condition?

Ans: This medication should be consumed, until the complete eradication of the disease. Thus it is advised to use, till the time directed by your doctor. Also taking this medication longer than it was prescribed, can cause an inadequate effect on the patient's condition.

Ques: At what frequency do I need to use Polares 50 MG Suspension?

Ans: The duration of effect for this medicine is dependent on the severity of the patient’s condition. Therefore the frequency of usage of this medication will vary from person to person. It is advised to follow the proper prescription of the doctor, directed according to the patient's condition.

Ques: Should I use Polares 50 MG Suspension empty stomach, before food or after food?

Ans: This medication is advised to be consumed orally. The salts involved in this medication react properly if it is taken after having food. If you take it on an empty stomach, it might upset the stomach. Please consult the doctor before using it.

Ques: What are the instructions for the storage and disposal of Polares 50 MG Suspension?

Ans: This medication contains salts which are suitable to store only at room temperature, as keeping this medication above or below that, can cause an inadequate effect. Protect it from moisture and light. Keep this medication away from the reach of children.
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