What is Ceftorin (Cefditoren) used for?
Ceftorin (Cefditoren) is a type of cephalosporin antibiotic which is commonly used to treat different bacterial infections, such as those responsible for causing bronchitis, pneumonia, tonsillitis and infections of the skin. It fights the bacteria in the body and prevents it from growing, which helps to treat the infection.
How should I use Ceftorin (Cefditoren)?
Ceftorin (Cefditoren) tablets are normally taken twice per day for 10 to 14 days. Take this medication with breakfast and evening meals. These tablets should be swallowed whole with water. Do not skip any doses while taking this medication, and avoid prematurely discontinuing treatment. Doing so may result in your infection returning.
What are the side effects of Ceftorin (Cefditoren)?
Ceftorin (Cefditoren) may cause:
You should consult your physician immediately if any other more serious side effects occur.
Strictly follow all instructions provided to you by your physician or pharmacist while using Ceftorin (Cefditoren). Optimum and safe dosage can differ based on the patient and the condition being treated.
As this medication may be unsafe for certain patients, it is essential you always inform your physician if you are pregnant or breastfeeding, as well as if you have any allergies, other illnesses, or ongoing health conditions, and if you are taking any other form of medication, supplements, or herbal products.
Immediately seek emergency medical care if you have any allergic or hypersensitive reaction. Common signs of a reaction include hives, swelling, skin rashes, chest pains, as well as trouble breathing or swallowing.