CDCV 500mg Tablet

Brand Name CDCV 500mg Tablet
Salt Composition Cefadroxil (500mg) + Clavulanic Acid (125mg)
Strength 500mg + 125mg
Product Form Tablet
Pack 6 Tablet(s) in Strip
Storage Store at room temperature (10-30°C)
Category Antibiotic
Country of Origin India
Manufacturer Hetero Drugs Ltd
Manufacturer/Marketer AddressHetero Drugs Ltd., 7-2-A2, Hetero Corporate, Industrial Estates, Sanath Nagar, Hyderabad – 500 018. Telangana, INDIA
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M.R.P : Rs.65.40    

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6 Tablet(s) in Strip

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    Medical Description of CDCV 500mg Tablet

    The CDCV 500mg Tablet contains Cefadroxil 500mg and Clavulanic acid 125mg used to treat conditions like Urinary tract infection, Tonsillitis/Pharyngitis, Sinusitis, Skin and soft tissue infections, Osteomyelitis, and pneumonia. Cefadroxil 500mg is an antibiotic used to treat infections. Mainly bacterial infections target the ear, eyes, nose, throat, lungs, skin, gastrointestinal tract, and urinary tract. Clavulanic acid 125mg is a beta-lactamase inhibitor that decreases resistance. The combination of this medicine helps to fight against the infection that is caused by bacteria. This medicine is not used for common flu and cold symptoms that occur due to viral infections. This medicine is commonly prescribed for cough and colds caused by bacterial infections.


    CDCV 500mg Tablet Uses

    CDCV 500mg Tablet is used in the treatment of the following conditions as Urinary tract infection, Tonsillitis/Pharyngitis, Sinusitis, Skin and soft tissue infections, Pyelonephritis, Cystitis, Osteomyelitis, and Impetigo


    CDCV 500mg Tablet Benefits

    Bacterial infections

    Bacterial infection occurs when bacteria enter your body and start multiplying which may cause tissue damage and make you sick. Mostly it is caused by Staphylococcus and Streptococcus organisms. The bacterial diseases are cholera, bacterial meningitis, tetanus, gonorrhea, pneumonia, and syphilis. Symptoms include fever, chills, and sweats, inflamed lymph nodes, headache, diarrhea, abdominal pain

    Urinary tract infection

    It is a type of infection that affects the urethra, kidneys, and bladder. It is caused by Escherichia coli (E.coli). Symptoms include abdominal pain, frequent urination, dysuria, blood in urine, foul-smell while urinating

    Acute bronchitis

    It is a viral infection that causes inflammation in the bronchial tubes. It is mostly caused by rhinovirus, adenovirus, influenza A and B, and parainfluenza virus. Symptoms include cough, fatigue, breathing difficulty, fever and chills, and chest discomfort.

    Bone and joint infection

    Bone infection is also called Osteomyelitis. It is caused by bacteria called staphylococcus which travels through the bloodstream to the weak area in a bone. Symptoms include fever, pain, fatigue, tenderness, redness, and warmth.

    Lower respiratory tract infections

    Infection in the lungs especially in the lower airways Common infections are Bronchiolitis and Pneumonia which are caused by Streptococcus pneumonia. Symptoms include runny nose, dry cough, sore throat, low-grade fever, and headache.

    Tonsillitis/Pharyngitis

    Infection of the swelling and soreness in the throat and tonsils is called pharyngitis and tonsillitis. The infection that affects both throat and tonsil is called pharyngotonsillitis. It is caused by bacteria.

    Otitis media

    It is also called as ear infections. While comparing with adults children are more prone to this infection. It is caused by Streptococcus pneumonia. Symptoms include ear pain, difficulty in sleeping, loss of balance, headache, loss of appetite and drainage of fluid from the ear.

    Impetigo

    It is a contagious skin infection caused by staphylococcus or streptococcus aureus. Symptoms include reddish sores, itching, and blisters.


    CDCV 500mg Tablet Indication

    The CDCV 500mg Tablet is prescribed in the following indications as Urinary tract infection, Tonsillitis/Pharyngitis, Sinusitis, Skin, and soft tissue infections, Pyelonephritis, bronchopneumonia, and Impetigo


    Mechanism of action of CDCV 500mg Tablet

    The CDCV 500mg Tablet contains Cefadroxil 500mg and Clavulanic Acid 125mg it is a combination of two medicines. Cefadroxil 500mg is a first-generation cephalosporin antibiotic that produces its action by preventing bacterial cell wall synthesis which is essential for the growth of bacteria and also prevents the spreading of infections. Clavulanic acid 125mg is a beta-lactamase inhibitor that helps to decrease the resistance and increase the activity of Cefadroxil against bacteria.


    How CDCV 500mg Tablet works

    The CDCV 500mg Tablet contains Cefadroxil 500mg and Clavulanic Acid 125mg it is a combination of two medicines. Cefadroxil 500mg is a first-generation cephalosporin antibiotic that produces its action by preventing bacterial cell wall synthesis which is essential for the growth of bacteria and also prevents the spreading of infections. Clavulanic acid 125mg is a beta-lactamase inhibitor that helps to decrease the resistance and increase the activity of Cefadroxil against bacteria.


    CDCV 500mg Tablet Contraindication

    • Do not take this medicine if you are allergic to Cefadroxil and Clavulanic
    • Kindly avoid this medicine if you are having hepatic and renal impairment, Seizures
    • The use of this medicine may cause Immune-mediated hemolytic anemia


    CDCV 500mg Tablet Side Effects

    • Fever
    • Sore throat
    • Diarrhea
    • Abdominal pain
    • Indigestion
    • Pseudomembranous colitis
    • Stevens-Johnson syndrome
    • Transaminases increased
    • Neutropenia
    • Urticaria
    • Black or tarry stools
    • Difficulty or painful urination


    FAQs for CDCV 500mg Tablet

    • How long should I take the CDCV 500mg Tablet?

    Usually, this medicine starts to work as soon as after taking it. But it may take some days to kill the microbes

    • Can I stop taking the CDCV 500mg Tablet when I feel better?

    Without completing the course of treatment you should not withdraw the medicine even if you feel better. It may worsen the condition or reoccurrence your symptoms.

    • Is the CDCV 500mg Tablet is effective?

    Yes, it is considered effective when you have taken the medication as per the dose and duration advised by the doctor.


    Precautions and general warning of CDCV 500mg Tablet

    Alcohol

    The use of alcohol does not produce harmful effects while you are receiving this treatment. Kindly consult with your doctor.

    Driving or operating machinery

    It is considered unsafe to drive while you are receiving this medicine it may affect your ability to drive. Kindly consult with your doctor.

    Pregnancy

    The use of this medicine is considered safe during pregnancy because it does not produce a harmful effect on the developing fetus. Kindly consult with your doctor

    Breast Feeding

    The use of this medicine is considered safe during breastfeeding because it does not excrete via breast milk. Kindly consult with your doctor

    Kidney Problem

    CDCV 500mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with renal impairment. The use of this medicine required dose modification. Kindly consult with your doctor.

    Liver Disease

    It is considered safe to use this medicine for patients who have liver dysfunction. It does not require dose modification. Kindly consult with your doctor.


    How to Take CDCV 500mg Tablet

    CDCV 500mg Tablet is taken orally with or without food. You should not chew, cut or crush the tablet. Initially start with a low dose and slowly increase the dose once every week. Follow the direction mentioned within the label if you probably did not understand the appliance kindly ask your doctor or pharmacist to elucidate in detail. Do not withdraw the medicine when you feel better kindly complete the course of treatment to avoid reoccurrence.


    Use of CDCV 500mg Tablet in Adult

    It is considered to be safe to use this medicine in an adult patient if the drug is prescribed by a doctor. Kindly consult with your doctor.


    Use of CDCV 500mg Tablet in children

    The CDCV 500mg Tablet is not prescribed in children who are below 6years old. Kindly consult with your doctor.


    Use of CDCV 500mg Tablet in Elderly Patients

    The CDCV 500mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with an elderly age group, which leads to developing further medical problems, leads to worsening the patient's health conditions. Kindly consult with your doctor. Dose modification or replacement is required based on the medical conditions of the patient.


    Other general warnings

    • Therapy should be administered with caution if you have a history of penicillin allergy and gastrointestinal disease
    • Long-term use may cause bacterial or fungal overgrowth
    • The use of this medicine may cause Immune-mediated hemolytic anemia, kindly discontinue the treatment if you have anemia


    Talk to your doctor if

    • You have a history of gastrointestinal disease
    • You are not responding to the treatment
    • You are having any concomitant diseases


    General instructions

    The CDCV 500mg Tablet contains Cefadroxil 500mg and Clavulanic Acid 125mg used to treat conditions like Urinary tract infection, Tonsillitis/Pharyngitis, Sinusitis, Skin and soft tissue infections, Osteomyelitis, and pneumonia. Cefadroxil is an antibiotic used to treat infections. Mainly bacterial infections target the ear, eyes, nose, throat, lungs, skin, gastrointestinal tract, and urinary tract. Clavulanic acid is a beta-lactamase inhibitor that decreases resistance. The combination of this medicine helps to fight against the infection that is caused by bacteria


    Drug Interaction of CDCV 500mg Tablet

    Drug-Drug Interaction

    BCG vaccine live

    The use of this drug is contraindicated because the use of medicine decreases the effect of the BCG vaccine live by pharmacodynamic antagonism

    Cholera vaccine

    Use alternative drugs, because the use of the cholera vaccine with antibiotics may activate the vaccine strain. So, avoid receiving this combination of medicines before 14 days of vaccination

    Estradiol

    Therapy should be administered with caution because the use of cefadroxil will decrease the effect of estradiol by altering the intestinal flora and it also lowers the risk of contraceptive failure

    Probenecid

    Therapy should be administered with caution because the use of cefadroxil will increase the effect of probenecid by acidic drug competition for tubular renal clearance.;

    Furosemide

    The use of cefadroxil increase the toxicity of furosemide by pharmacodynamic synergism and it also increases the risk of developing nephrotoxicity

    Aspirin

    The use of cefadroxil will increase the effect of aspirin by acidic drug competition for renal tubular clearance.

    Drug-Food Interaction

    The food may increase the effect of the drug in your body so it is advised to take this tablet with food to increase the absorption

    Drug-Disease Interaction

    Colitis

    This medicine kills the good helpful bacteria in your stomach or intestine and causes diarrhea. This drug should be used caution in patients with gastrointestinal disease, especially colitis (swelling of the colon inner lining). It leads to worsening the patient’s health condition.

    Kidney disease

    This medicine is filtered by the kidneys and passes through the urine. Then it leads to the risk of kidney damage. It should be used with caution in a patient with kidney disease. Inform your doctor and then take. Based on the patient's condition, dose adjustment is needed.

    Seizures

    Using this medicine is needs caution in patients with seizures or fits. Inform the doctor, then will do dose adjustment if necessary to take this medicine with seizure medications.

    Diarrhea

    This medicine kills the good helpful bacteria in your stomach or intestine and causes diarrhea. It leads to worsening the patient’s health condition. Better to take probiotics with this medicine to avoid diarrhea.

    Lab interactions

    This medicine gives a false positive test for Coombs test and Urine ketones test.


    Over Dose

    Take the medicine as directed by the doctor don’t overdose on the medicine. If you have taken an overdose of this medicine immediately meet the doctor and rush to the nearby hospital.


    Missed Dose

    Take the medicine as directed by the doctor. Do not skip the medicine, if you forgot to take the medicine or missed the dose. It is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Don’t take the extra dose take the regular dose immediately. Don’t use the two-dose at one time (Double Dose).


    Storage and Disposal

    • Stored at 10-30°C room temperature.
    • Protect from light and heat.
    • Keep away from children and pets. Otherwise, it becomes toxic to them.
    • Disposed of properly in a suitable bag.


    Fast Tag

    The CDCV 500mg Tablet contains Cefadroxil 500mg and Clavulanic acid 125mg used to treat conditions like Urinary tract infection, Tonsillitis/Pharyngitis, Sinusitis, Skin and soft tissue infections, Osteomyelitis, and pneumonia.

    Cefadroxil 500mg is a first-generation cephalosporin antibiotic used to treat bacterial infections. It blocks the bacterial cell wall synthesis which is essential for bacterial growth. Clavulanic Acid 125mg is a β lactamase inhibitor used to treat bacterial infection. This drug suppresses the resistance and encourages the activity of cefadroxil against bacteria. This drug combination together prevents the infection effectively.

    This medicine is not used for common flu and cold symptoms. And not treat viral infections. This medicine is commonly prescribed for cough and colds caused by bacterial and parasitic infections.

    This medicine is contraindicated to allergic symptoms such as skin rash, itching, swelling, and breathing difficulties.