Cefpodoxime is a penicillin antibiotic that fights bacteria in the body.
Clavulanate potassium is a beta-lactamase inhibitor that helps prevent certain bacteria from becoming resistant to cefpodoxime.
Cefpodoxime and clavulanate potassium is a combination medicine used to treat many different infections caused by bacteria.
Acute bacterial sinusitis (adequately diagnosed)
• Acute otitis media
• Acute exacerbations of chronic bronchitis (adequately diagnosed)
• Community acquired pneumonia
• Skin and soft tissue infections in particular cellulitis, animal bites, severe dental abscess with spreading cellulitis.
• Bone and joint infections, in particular osteomyelitis.
1 tablet in the morning and 1 tablet in the evening. Max: 2 tablets/day. Children < 40 kg 20 mg/5 mg/kg/day to 60 mg/15 mg/kg/day given in two divided doses.
Each box contains 10 blister strips of 10 Tablets each.