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Manufacturer: Maxamus International
Medicine composition: Cefprozil
Prescription vs.OTC: Prescription by Doctor required

TORRES 250MG TABLET, an antibiotic of second generation cephalosporin type, is marketed as tablets or as liquid suspension. It is used in the treatment of certain mild to moderate bacterial infections. It interferes with the formation of the bacterial cell wall during its growth, ultimately killing the bacteria.

TORRES 250MG TABLET is prescribed for patients suffering from bronchitis, ear infections, pharyngitis, acute sinusitis, uncomplicated skin and skin-structure infections, pneumonia, pyelonephritis, otitis media, cystitis and other mild bacterial problems.

TORRES 250MG TABLET is available in various strength(s) such as 125mg/5ml, 250mg/5ml (for liquid suspension) and 250mg, 500mg (for tablets). The dosage must be taken as per doctor’s instructions. It works best if taken at the same time each day, until the full course of the treatment is completed. Discontinuation of the medicine should be avoided even if the symptoms disappear within a few days to prevent the return of the infection.

Side effects of TORRES 250MG TABLET include tiredness, nausea, vomiting, stomach pain, mild diarrhoea, dizziness, headache, itching in the genital area. Severe side effects like severe diarrhoea, bloody stools, severe stomach cramps, allergic reactions, vaginal irritations or discharge, yellowing of skin or eyes, if seen to occur requires medical attention.

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.
  • Bacterial Infections

  • Is It safe with alcohol?

    It is generally safe to consume alcohol with Refzil o 125mg suspension.
  • Are there any pregnancy warnings?

    Refzil o 125mg suspension is probably safe to use during pregnancy.
    Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor.
  • Are there any breast-feeding warnings?

    Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
  • Is it safe to drive while on this medicine?

  • Does this affect kidney function?

    There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
  • Does this affect liver function?

    There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.

Below is the list of medicines, which have the same composition, strength and form as TORRES 250MG TABLET , and hence can be used as its substitute.

  • Are there any missed dose instructions?

    If you miss a dose of Cefprozil, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose.

TORRES 250MG TABLET is a cephalosporin antibiotic. The drug helps prevent the third and final stage of bacterial cell wall formation by attaching to the penicillin-binding proteins. Peptidoglycan formation is stopped with the help of this medication.

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