Adinir Capsule

Brand Name: Adinir
Generic: Cefdinir
Weight: 300 mg
Type: Capsule
Therapeutic Class: Third generation Cephalosporins
Manufacturer: Acme Laboratories Limited.
Price: 63.22
Last Updated: 2020-11-20 18:15:00
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Adinir Capsule Uses

Adinir Capsule contains Cefdinir. Adinir uses:

Adinir Capsule is indicated for the treatment of Community Acquired Pneumonia, Acute Exacerbation of Chronic Bronchitis, Acute Maxillary Sinusitis, Pharyngitis, Tonsillitis, Uncomplicated Skin and Skin Structure, Infections

Adinir Capsule Doses

Adinir Capsule contains Cefdinir 300 mg. Adinir doses:

Adult: 600 mg daily as a single or in 2 divided doses for 5-10 days.

Child: ≥6 months: 14 mg/kg daily as a single or in 2 divided doses. Max: 600 mg daily.

 

Side Effects

Common side effects are Diarrhea, Vaginal moniliasis, Nausea & Vomiting, Headache, Rash etc.

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Introduction

Adinir Capsule binds to 1 or more of the penicillin-binding proteins (PBPs) which inhibit the final transpeptidation step of peptidoglycan synthesis in bacterial cell wall, thus inhibiting biosynthesis and arresting cell wall assembly resulting in bacterial cell death.

Adinir Precaution

Adinir Capsule, as with other broad-spectrum antibiotics, should be prescribed with caution in individuals with a history of colitis. In patients with transient or persistent renal insufficiency (creatinine clearance <30 ml/min), the total daily dose of Adinir Capsule should be reduced.

Interaction

Antacids: Adinir Capsule should be taken at least 2 hours interval of antacid administration.

Iron supplement: Adinir Capsule should be taken at least 2 hours interval of iron supplement administration.

Probencid: It inhibits the renal excretion of cefdinir.

Pregnancy Lactation use

Pregnancy Category B. There are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. This drug should be used during pregnancy only if clearly needed. Following administration of single 600 mg doses, Adinir Capsule was not detected in human breast milk.

Contraindication

Adinir Capsule is contraindicated in patients with known allergy to the cephalosporin class of antibiotics.

Special Warning

 

Acute Overdose

Symptoms: Nausea, vomiting, epigastric distress, diarrhoea, convulsions. 

Management: Haemodialysis may be useful in the event of a serious toxic reaction particularly if renal function is compromised.

Interaction with other Medicine

 

Storage Condition

Store between 20-25° C.

Adinir Capsule price in Bangladesh 63.22

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