Biotic Healthcare offers Cipanate DS dry syrup that contains a liquid suspension of Cefpodoxime Proxetil for oral administration. This dry syrup works against mild to moderate bacterial infections like otitis media, acute maxillary sinusitis, pharyngitis/tonsillitis, acute community-acquired pneumonia, urinary tract, and urethral gonorrhea. This antibacterial medication helps in stopping the growth of bacteria in the human body.
Cefpodoxime Proxetil is a semi-synthetics antibiotic belongs to cephalosporin class and provided as flavored granules for oral suspension. Cefpodoxime works as a bactericidal agent and performs its activity through inhibition of bacterial cell wall synthesis. It performs its action in the existence of some beta-lactamases- both penicillinases as well as cephalosporinases, of Gram-negative and Gram-positive bacteria.
This medication is expected to be harmful if it is taken in larger amount, or for longer duration without recommended by your doctor. You can consult with your pediatrician regarding the usage of this Cipanate-DS in children. However, Cipanate-DS dry syrup may be recommended for children as young as 2 months of age for particular illnesses, but precautions do apply.