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Cefpoderm (cefpodoxime proxetil) 100mg, 100 Tablets

Dechra Cefpoderm (cefpodoxime proxetil) 100mg, 100 Tablets


 
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NDC: 26637-331-10

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Description
 

Cefpoderm Tablets
(cefpodoxime proxetil)


Dechra Cefpoderm (cefpodoxime proxetil)
is indicated the treatment of skin infections, wounds,and abscesses in dogs caused by susceptible strains of Staphylococcus intermedius, Staphylococcus aureus, Streptococcus canis, Escherichia coli, Pasteurella multocida and Proteus mirabilis.
  • Orally administered, extended spectrum, semisynthetic cephalosporin antibiotic.
  • Cefpodoxime interferes with bacterial cell wall synthesis.
DOSAGE AND ADMINISTRATION

Dose range: The dose range of Cefpodoxime Proxetil Tablets is 5-10 mg/kg (2.3-4.5 mg/lb) body weight, administered orally, once a day. The dose may be given with or without food. The determination of dosage for any particular patient must take into consideration such factors as the severity and nature of the infection, the susceptibility of the causative organisms, and the integrity of the patient’s host-defense mechanisms. Obtain a sample of the pathogenic organism for culture and sensitivity testing prior to beginning antimicrobial therapy. Once results become available, continue with appropriate therapy.

Duration: Cefpodoxime Proxetil Tablets should be administered once daily for 5-7 days or for 2-3 days beyond the cessation of clinical signs, up to a maximum of 28 days. Treatment of acute infections should not be continued for more than 3-4 days if no response to therapy is seen.

Contraindications: Cefodoxime proxetil is contraindicated in dogs with know allergy to cefpodoxime or to β-lactam (penicillins and cephalosporins) group of antibiotics.

How Supplied:
Cefpoderm 100mg, 100 Tablets
Cefpoderm 200 mg, 100 Tablets

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