Uses of Uscefdin Cap

Uscefdin Cap drug contains the main ingredient is Cefdinir 300mg, the dosage form is film-coated tablets. Before using Uscefdin Cap, patients should consult a pharmacist or specialist. Here is some information to help understand what Uscefdin is?

1. Uses of the drug Uscefdin Cap

The active ingredient Cefdinir in Uscefdin Cap is an antibiotic belonging to the 3rd generation Cephalosporin group, with a broad antibacterial spectrum. Cefdinir is effective against bacteria by inhibiting bacterial cell wall synthesis.
Cefdinir is active against many Gram-positive and Gram-negative bacteria. In addition, this active ingredient also has strong activity against bacteria of the family P.aeruginosa and Enterobacteriaceae.
Currently, Uscefdin Cap is indicated for the treatment of people with severe infections caused by bacteria resistant to 1st, 2nd generation Cephalosporins and other antibiotics such as:
Upper respiratory tract infections; Ear, nose and throat infections; Lower respiratory tract infections: Bronchitis , pneumonia and tracheobronchitis; Infections of the urinary tract and genital organs such as: pyelonephritis, nephritis, cystitis; Obstetric and gynecological infections: Uterine adnexitis, metritis and vaginitis; Gastrointestinal and hepatobiliary infections; Pericarditis and bacteremia ; Skin and soft tissue infections: Folliculitis, dermatitis, vasculitis, impetigo or subcutaneous abscess; Prophylactic treatment of postoperative infections.

2. When is Uscefdin Cap contraindicated?

Patients should not use Uscefdin Cap if:
Hypersensitivity to Cephalosporin antibiotics or any of the excipients of Uscefdin Cap.

3. Dosage and how to use Uscefdin Cap

Dosage: Depending on the specific condition of the patient, the doctor will prescribe a specific Uscefdin Cap dose. Dosage reference is as follows:
For adults and children > 12 years old: Take 1 Uscefdin Cap/time x 2 times/day. The interval between each dose is 12 hours. For children < 12 years: The dose of Uscefdin Cap will be weight-dependent. Consult your doctor for the right dosage. Patients with renal impairment: Dosage adjustment of Uscefdin Cap is required when used. Usage: Uscefdin Cap is taken orally, either before or after meals. Patients should swallow the whole tablet, do not chew, crush or break it because this will break the structure of Uscefdin Cap and affect the effectiveness of treatment. Uscefdin Cap can be taken with 1 cup of filtered or boiled water.
Note: Uscefdin Cap dosage above is for reference only. The specific dose of Uscefdin Cap depends on the condition and the progression of the disease. To get the right dose of Uscefdin Cap, patients should consult their doctor or healthcare professional.

4. Uscefdin Cap . side effects

At therapeutic doses, Uscefdin Cap is well tolerated. However, during the use of Uscefdin Cap, patients may still experience side effects such as:
Digestive disorders: Abdominal pain, nausea and pseudomembranous colitis. Hypersensitivity reactions: Rash, allergic reactions and urticaria. If you experience these symptoms, the patient should stop using Uscefdin Cap and notify the doctor for appropriate treatment.

5. Uscefdin Cap . drug interactions

Drug interactions can affect the effectiveness of Uscefdin Cap and increase unwanted effects. Some interactions with Uscefdin Cap that have been reported include:
Drugs containing Iron, Magnesium and Aluminum; Probenecid drug. To avoid interactions, before being prescribed Uscefdin Cap, the patient should inform the doctor about the drugs they are using, including functional foods. The doctor will base on that to prescribe Uscefdin Cap appropriately.

6. Notes when using and storing Uscefdin Cap

Patients should carefully read the instructions for use of Uscefdin Cap before using. People with a history of hypersensitivity to penicillin antibiotics should use caution when using Uscefdin Cap. People with kidney failure and a history of colitis should consult their doctor before taking Uscefdin Cap. There are no reports on the effects of Uscefdin Cap on pregnant and lactating women, however. However, these subjects still need to be cautious when using Uscefdin Cap. In the event that a dose of Uscefdin Cap is missed, it is recommended to make up for it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for the next dose, skip the missed dose of Uscefdin Cap and use a new dose. When using Uscefdin Cap drug overdose, the patient should stop the drug immediately and go to the nearest medical facility for timely treatment. Store the drug Uscefdin Cap at a temperature of 15 - 30 degrees Celsius. It is necessary to avoid direct sunlight on the drug Uscefdin Cap because it can change the activity and affect the treatment effect. Keep Uscefdin Cap in a high place and out of reach of small children. The article has provided information on dosage, contraindications and notes during the use of Uscefdin Cap. To ensure that Uscefdin Cap works optimally and to prevent side effects, patients should consult their doctor/pharmacist before use.

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