CefPET XL Tablet
Brand Name: CefPET XL Tablet
Manufactured/Mktd by: Intas Pharmaceuticals LTD.
Doses form: Tablet
Pack of Strip of 6 / 10 Tablets
Ingredients & Composition:
Each uncoated CefPET XL tablet contains:
Cefpodoxime proxetil IP 200 mg
Description / Action:
CefPET XL Tablet contains 200 mg cefpodoxime proxetil a third-generation cephalosporin antibiotic which is effective against most Gram-positive and Gram-negative bacteria. It works by inhibiting bacterial cell wall synthesis.
Class: Antibiotics / Third Generation Cephalosporin
Indication / Uses:
CefPET XL tablet is indicated for/in
- Skin infections,
- Respiratory tract infections,
- Urogenital tract infections and
- Gastrointestinal infections
Dosage and administration:
5 – 10 mg/kg body weight, once daily; orally
Overdoses / Side effects / Contraindications /Warnings:
Do not use in pets having a history of hypersensitivity for Cefpodoxime or other cephalosporins. Use with caution in patients having the renal disease (dose adjustment may be needed). May cause GI disturbance as the most common adverse effect/side effect. Overdose related side effects have not been mentioned by the manufacturer. In case of accidental overdosing consult your veterinarian immediately.
Pharmaceutical precautions / Instructions:
Store in a cool and dry place. Protect from light. Strictly for veterinary use.
Safety: Age / Pregnancy/ Withdrawal:
Age-related instructions and Safety regarding use in breeding and lactating animals has not been stated.
Always follow the recommended dose.
Habit forming: No