Polypod 200 Tablet

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Polypod 200 Tablet Information

Polypod 200 Tablet is a prescription drug, available for use as Tablet. Primarily, it is used for the treatment of Urinary Tract Infection, Bronchitis. Other than this, Polypod 200 Tablet has some other therapeutic uses, which have been discussed ahead.

Medical history of the patient along with age and gender determines the dosage of Polypod 200 Tablet. Dosage also depends on the route of administration and your chief complaint for which the drug is prescribed. Detailed information has been provided in the dosage section.

Besides the aforementioned side effects, there are other adverse effects of Polypod 200 Tablet as well, which are listed below. These side effects of Polypod 200 Tablet are usually temporary and subside with the completion of treatment. However, if these continue for a longer time, consult your doctor right away.

Polypod 200 Tablet's effect during pregnancy is Mild and Moderate while nursing. Warnings related to Polypod 200 Tablet's effects on the liver, heart and kidney, if any, have been listed below.

Other conditions have been mentioned below in the Polypod 200 Tablet contraindications section.

Additionally, Polypod 200 Tablet may also adversely react with other medicines. See below for a complete list.

In addition to these precautions, you may also note that Polypod 200 Tablet is safe while driving, and is is addictive in nature.



Polypod 200 Tablet Benefits & Uses

Polypod 200 Tablet is used to treat the following -

Other Benefits

Polypod 200 Tablet Dosage & How to Take

This is the usual dosage recommended in most common treatment cases. Please remember that every patient and their case is different, so the dosage can be different based on the disease, route of administration, patient's age and medical history.

Find the right dosage based on disease and age

Age Group Dosage
Adult
  • Disease: Bronchitis
  • Before or After Meal: After Meal
  • Single Maximum Dose: 200 mg
  • Dosage Form: Tablet
  • Dosage Route: Oral
  • Frequency: 2 daily
  • Course Duration: 10 days
  • Special Instructions: As prescribed by the doctor
13 - 18 years (Adolescent)
  • Disease: Pneumonia
  • Before or After Meal: After Meal
  • Single Maximum Dose: 200 mg
  • Dosage Form: Tablet
  • Dosage Route: Oral
  • Frequency: 2 daily
  • Course Duration: 2 weeks
  • Special Instructions: As prescribed by the doctor
Geriatric
  • Disease: Bacterial Infections
  • Before or After Meal: After Meal
  • Single Maximum Dose: 200 mg
  • Dosage Form: Tablet
  • Dosage Route: Oral
  • Frequency: 2 daily
  • Course Duration: 2 weeks
  • Special Instructions: As prescribed by the doctor
2 - 12 years (Child)
  • Disease: Tonsillitis
  • Before or After Meal: After Meal
  • Single Maximum Dose: 5 mg/kg
  • Dosage Form: Tablet
  • Dosage Route: Oral
  • Frequency: 2 daily
  • Course Duration: 10 days
  • Special Instructions: As prescribed by the doctor
Infant (1 month to 2 years)
  • Disease: Tonsillitis
  • Before or After Meal: After Meal
  • Single Maximum Dose: 5 mg/kg
  • Dosage Form: Tablet
  • Dosage Route: Oral
  • Frequency: 2 daily
  • Course Duration: 10 days
  • Special Instructions: As prescribed by the doctor

Polypod 200 Tablet Related Warnings

  • Is the use of Polypod 200 Tablet safe for pregnant women?


    Pregnant women can consume [medicine]. Though Polypod has mild side effects when taken during pregnany

    Mild
  • Is the use of Polypod 200 Tablet safe during breastfeeding?


    Women who are breastfeeding can experience some moderate side effects of Polypod. Immediately discontinue Polypod if you observe any side effects. Contact your doctor, and restart using it only if your doctor considers it safe for you.

    Moderate
  • What is the effect of Polypod 200 Tablet on the Kidneys?


    There may be some adverse effects on kidney after taking Polypod. If you observe any such side effects, stop taking this drug. Consume this medicine again only if your doctor advises you to do so.

    Moderate
  • What is the effect of Polypod 200 Tablet on the Liver?


    You may experience side effects on your liver after taking Polypod. If this happens, then discontinue its use. Consult your medical practitioner, do as he/she suggests.

    Moderate
  • What is the effect of Polypod 200 Tablet on the Heart?


    Very few cases of side effects of Polypod on the heart have been reported.

    Mild


Polypod 200 Tablet Contraindications

If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Polypod 200 Tablet unless your doctor advises you to do so -



Frequently asked Questions about Polypod 200 Tablet

  • Is this Polypod 200 Tablet habit forming or addictive?


    Polypod 200 Tablet does not cause addiction.

    No
  • Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?


    Yes, you can comfortably use machinery or drive after taking Polypod 200 Tablet since it will not make you feel sleepy.

    Safe
  • Is it safe?


    Yes, Polypod 200 Tablet does not show any kind of adverse effect.

    Safe
  • Is it able to treat mental disorders?


    There is no benefit of taking Polypod 200 Tablet for mental disorders.

    No

Polypod 200 Tablet Interactions with Food and Alcohol

  • Interaction between Food and Polypod 200 Tablet


    It is safe to take Polypod 200 Tablet with food.

    Safe
  • Interaction between Alcohol and Polypod 200 Tablet


    Due to lack of research, nothing can be said about side effects of consuming alcohol while taking Polypod 200 Tablet.

    Unknown


Frequently asked Questions about Polypod 200 Tablet

Question over 5 years ago

How long can I safely take Polypod?

Dr. Kishan Barnwal MBBS , General Physician

Polypod can be safely taken as prescribed by your doctor. Do not discontinue the medicine suddenly or take it longer than prescribed duration.

Question over 5 years ago

Is Polypod safe to use?

Dr. Ajay Kumar MBBS, MD , General Physician

Yes, Polypod is safe to use, if taken prescribed quantity for the prescribed duration as directed by a doctor. However, few known side effects have been observed such as stomach upset, nausea. vomiting, and bleeding. If you are experiencing any of the above-mentioned side effects inform your doctor immediately.

Question about 5 years ago

Can Polypod cause thrombocytopenia?

Dr. R.K Singh MBBS , Diabetology

Occasionally, Polypod can cause drug-induced thrombocytopenia (blood clot formation in a vessel). However, if you experience severe thrombocytopenia after taking this medicine, please immediately seek medical help.

Question about 5 years ago

Can I take Polypod with doxycycline?

Dr. Abhijit MBBS , General Physician

Polypod and doxycycline can be taken together, as there are no reported harmful interactions between them. However, it doesn't mean that no interactions exist between them. Please take if prescribed by a doctor.

Question about 5 years ago

Can I take Polypod with azithromycin?

Dr. MBBS , General Physician, Other, Obstetrics & Gynaecology

Avoid taking Polypod with azithromycin, because it can cause heart-related problems. However, if you are experiencing any discomfort after consuming these two medicines at the same time then do not hesitate to inform your doctor. 



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This medicine data has been created by -

Vikas Chauhan

B.Pharma, Pharmacy
5 Years of Experience



References

US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Vantin® (cefpodoxime proxetil )

KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 728

April Hazard Vallerand, Cynthia A. Sanoski. [link]. Sixteenth Edition. Philadelphia, China: F. A. Davis Company; 2019: Page No 307-311

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