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Cefpodoxime Proxetil

cefpodoxime
Cefpodoxime is a cephalosporin (SEF a low spor in) antibiotic that is used to treat infections caused by bacteria. This includes infections of the sinus, throat, ear, skin, bladder, or lungs. Cefpodoxime is also used to treat gonorrhea. Cefpodoxime may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide.
CHEMICAL NAME
cefpodoxime
DRUG TYPE
third generation cephalosporins

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You should not use cefpodoxime if you have ever had a severe allergic reaction to any type of cephalosporin antibiotic (Omnicef, Keflex, and others).

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Generic Examples Supplied As Strength
Cefpodoxime Proxetil powder for reconstitution 100 mg/5 mL50 mg/5 mL
tablet 100 mg200 mg

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