Furocad CV 500mg/125mg Tablet

Furocad CV 500mg/125mg Tablet

Prescription Required

Packaging :

strip of 6 tablets

Manufacturer :

Cadwell Pharma Private Limited



Introduction to Furocad CV 500mg/125mg Tablet

Furocad CV 500mg/125mg Tablet contains Cefuroxime, combined with Clavulanic Acid, which forms an antibiotic regimen effective against a range of bacterial infections. This combination is particularly useful in treating conditions caused by bacteria like pneumonia, streptococcus pyogenes, streptococcus agalactia, and streptococcus bovis.

Cefuroxime operates by hindering the bacteria's ability to form cell walls, which are essential for their survival. This action effectively kills or stops the growth of bacteria.

Clavulanic Acid plays a supportive role by reducing the bacteria's resistance to antibiotics, thus enhancing the effectiveness of Cefuroxime.

It can be taken with or without food, but it's advised to take it at a consistent time each day for optimal results. It should be swallowed whole without crushing, chewing, or breaking it.

Some common side effects may occur, such as nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, abdominal discomfort, and headache.

History of liver or kidney diseases should exercise caution and discuss their medical history with their doctor.

If you miss a dose of this medication, take it as soon as you remember. However, if it's nearly time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and resume your regular dosing schedule.


How Furocad CV 500mg/125mg Tablet Works

Clavulanic Acid as a superhero that permanently stops a sneaky enzyme, beta-lactamase, which bacteria use to defend themselves. It's like catching the villain and not letting them escape. Now, imagine Cefuroxime as another hero. It disrupts the bacteria's construction crew, making the cell walls swell and burst. Together, these heroes form a powerful team – Clavulanic Acid locks up the bacterial defense, and Cefuroxime wrecks their construction site, making it nearly impossible for bacteria to survive in the body.

How to take Furocad CV 500mg/125mg Tablet

Follow your doctor's guidance for this medicine, taking it in the prescribed dose and duration
You can take this medicine with or without food, but maintaining a consistent time daily is recommended for better results
Swallow the drug whole; avoid chewing, crushing, or breaking it

Special Precautions about Furocad CV 500mg/125mg Tablet

Individuals with a known allergy to cephalosporins, penicillins, or beta-lactamase inhibitors may be at an increased risk of hypersensitivity reactions to Cefuroxime + Clavulanic Acid cross-reactivity between cephalosporins and penicillins can occur. If a severe allergic reaction (such as anaphylaxis) occurs, discontinue the medication and seek immediate medical attention.
Monitoring for signs of liver dysfunction, such as jaundice or elevated liver enzymes, is advisable during treatment. Clavulanic Acid is generally well tolerated by the liver, but rare cases of hepatotoxicity have been reported.

USES IN Furocad CV 500mg/125mg Tablet

Bacterial infections

BENEFITS OF Furocad CV 500mg/125mg Tablet

It halts bacterial growth.
Effective for diverse bacterial infections.
Treats ear, sinus, throat, lung, urinary tract, skin, and soft tissue infections.

SIDE EFFECTS OF Furocad CV 500mg/125mg Tablet

Allergic reaction
Increased liver enzymes
Injection site reaction

What if I Missed a Dose of Furocad CV 500mg/125mg Tablet

If you miss a dose, take it when you remember. If your next dose is close, skip the missed one and stay on your regular schedule. Avoid taking two doses at once. Consult your doctor for guidance on managing missed doses effectively.

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Safety Advice For Furocad CV 500mg/125mg Tablet

Check for risk indication explain below.

High risk Moderate risk Safe

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