|Weight:||125 mg/5 ml|
|Type:||Powder for Suspension|
|Therapeutic Class:||Third generation Cephalosporins|
|Manufacturer:||Acme Laboratories Limited.|
|Last Updated:||2020-11-20 18:15:00|
Adinir Powder for Suspension contains Cefdinir. Adinir uses:
Cefdinir 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 Powder for Suspension contains Cefdinir 125 mg/5 ml. 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.
Common side effects are Diarrhea, Vaginal moniliasis, Nausea & Vomiting, Headache, Rash etc.
Cefdinir 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.
Cefdinir, 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 Cefdinir should be reduced.
Antacids: Cefdinir should be taken at least 2 hours interval of antacid administration.
Iron supplement: Cefdinir should be taken at least 2 hours interval of iron supplement administration.
Probencid: It inhibits the renal excretion of cefdinir.
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, Cefdinir was not detected in human breast milk.
Cefdinir is contraindicated in patients with known allergy to the cephalosporin class of antibiotics.
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.
Store between 20-25° C.
Adinir Powder for Suspension price in Bangladesh 245.92