Acrocef 200mg tablet dt is an antibiotic. It kills bacteria by preventing them from forming their own protective covering which is required for their survival in the human body.
- Your doctor has prescribed Acrocef to cure your infection and improve symptoms.
- Do not skip any doses and finish the full course of treatment even if you feel better.
- Discontinue Acrocef and inform your doctor immediately if you get a rash, itchy skin, swelling of face and mouth, or have difficulty in breathing.
- Diarrhea may occur as a side effect but should stop when your course is complete. Inform your doctor if it doesn't stop or if you find blood in your stools.
- If you're on blood thinners, Acrocef can interact with your medications and increase your bleeding tendencies.
Acrocef 200mg Tablet DT may cause symptoms such as flushing, increased heartbeat, nausea, thirst, chest pain and low blood pressure with alcohol (Disulfiram reactions).
Acrocef 200mg Tablet DT is probably safe to use during pregnancy.
Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor.
Acrocef 200mg Tablet DT is safe to use during lactation. Human studies have shown that either the drug does not pass into the breastmilk in significant amount or is not expected to cause toxicity to the baby.
Avoid prolonged use of Acrocef 200mg Tablet DT, since it may have possible effects such as rash and diarrhea.
Acrocef 200mg Tablet DT does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Acrocef 200mg Tablet DT is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Acrocef 200mg Tablet DT is recommended.
There is limited information available on the use of Acrocef 200mg Tablet DT in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.
If you miss a dose of Cefoperazone, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose.