Nico Droxil 125 Tablet

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Nico Droxil 125 Tablet Information

Nico Droxil 125 Tablet is a commercial drug that is prescribed in the form of Tablet. It is typically used for the treatment of Bacterial Infections, Tonsillitis, Throat Infection. Other than this, Nico Droxil 125 Tablet has some other therapeutic uses, which have been discussed ahead.

The right dosage of Nico Droxil 125 Tablet depends on the age, gender, and medical history of the patient. Dosage also depends on the route of administration and your chief complaint for which the drug is prescribed. Detailed information has been provided in the dosage section.

Besides the aforementioned side effects, there are other adverse effects of Nico Droxil 125 Tablet as well, which are listed below. Normally, these side effects of Nico Droxil 125 Tablet are not long lasting and go away when the treatment is finished. Please speak with your doctor if these side effects worsen or persist for a longer duration.

Furthermore, you should know that effect of Nico Droxil 125 Tablet is Safe for pregnant women and Safe for women who are breastfeeding. Further, the section on Nico Droxil 125 Tablet related warnings talks about Nico Droxil 125 Tablet's effects on the liver, heart and kidney.

The section on Nico Droxil 125 Tablet contraindications lists all such conditions.

Additionally, Nico Droxil 125 Tablet may also adversely react with other medicines. Refer to the list below for further details.

In addition to these precautions, you may also note that Nico Droxil 125 Tablet is not safe while driving, and is is not addictive in nature.



Nico Droxil 125 Tablet Benefits & Uses

Nico Droxil 125 Tablet is used to treat the following -

Other Benefits

Nico Droxil 125 Tablet Dosage & How to Take

This is the usual dosage recommended in most common treatment cases. Please remember that every patient and their case is different, so the dosage can be different based on the disease, route of administration, patient's age and medical history.

Find the right dosage based on disease and age

Age Group Dosage
Adult
  • Disease: Endocarditis
  • Before or After Meal: Either
  • Single Maximum Dose: 2 g
  • Dosage Form: Tablet
  • Dosage Route: Oral
  • Frequency: doctor administered
  • Course Duration: As directed by the doctor
  • Special Instructions: As prescribed by the doctor
Geriatric
  • Disease: Endocarditis
  • Before or After Meal: Either
  • Single Maximum Dose: 2 g
  • Dosage Form: Tablet
  • Dosage Route: Oral
  • Frequency: doctor administered
  • Course Duration: As directed by the doctor
  • Special Instructions: As prescribed by the doctor
13 - 18 years (Adolescent)
  • Disease: Bacterial Infections
  • Before or After Meal: After Meal
  • Single Maximum Dose: 15 mg/kg
  • Dosage Form: Tablet
  • Dosage Route: Oral
  • Frequency: 12 hourly
  • Course Duration: 10 days
  • Special Instructions: As prescribed by the doctor
2 - 12 years (Child)
  • Disease: Bacterial Infections
  • Before or After Meal: After Meal
  • Single Maximum Dose: 15 mg/kg
  • Dosage Form: Tablet
  • Dosage Route: Oral
  • Frequency: 12 hourly
  • Course Duration: 10 days
  • Special Instructions: As prescribed by the doctor
Infant (1 month to 2 years)
  • Disease: Bacterial Infections
  • Before or After Meal: After Meal
  • Single Maximum Dose: 15 mg/kg
  • Dosage Form: Tablet
  • Dosage Route: Oral
  • Frequency: 12 hourly
  • Course Duration: 10 days
  • Special Instructions: As prescribed by the doctor


Nico Droxil 125 Tablet Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Nico Droxil 125 Tablet is used -

Severe

Mild

  • Nausea or vomiting
  • Urticaria

Nico Droxil 125 Tablet Related Warnings

  • Is the use of Nico Droxil 125 Tablet safe for pregnant women?


    There are no side effects of Nico Droxil in pregnant women.

    Safe
  • Is the use of Nico Droxil 125 Tablet safe during breastfeeding?


    Nico Droxil is safe for breastfeeding women.

    Safe
  • What is the effect of Nico Droxil 125 Tablet on the Kidneys?


    Nico Droxil rarely harms the kidneys.

    Mild
  • What is the effect of Nico Droxil 125 Tablet on the Liver?


    Nico Droxil is not harmful for the liver.

    Safe
  • What is the effect of Nico Droxil 125 Tablet on the Heart?


    You can take Nico Droxil without any fear of damage to the heart.

    Safe


Nico Droxil 125 Tablet Contraindications

If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Nico Droxil 125 Tablet unless your doctor advises you to do so -



Frequently asked Questions about Nico Droxil 125 Tablet

  • Is this Nico Droxil 125 Tablet habit forming or addictive?


    Nico Droxil 125 Tablet does not cause addiction.

    No
  • Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?


    No, you should not drive or operate heavy machinery after taking Nico Droxil 125 Tablet as you may feel sleepy.

    Dangerous
  • Is it safe?


    Yes, but consume Nico Droxil 125 Tablet only on doctor's advice.

    Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise
  • Is it able to treat mental disorders?


    No, Nico Droxil 125 Tablet is not used to treat mental disorders.

    No

Nico Droxil 125 Tablet Interactions with Food and Alcohol

  • Interaction between Food and Nico Droxil 125 Tablet


    Taking Nico Droxil 125 Tablet with food is safe.

    Safe
  • Interaction between Alcohol and Nico Droxil 125 Tablet


    Consuming limited amounts of alcohol while taking Nico Droxil 125 Tablet does not cause any harmful effects. But it is best to observe caution.

    Safe


Frequently asked Questions about Nico Droxil 125 Tablet

Question about 5 years ago

What is Nico Droxil?

Dr. Chinmaya Bal MBBS , General Physician

Nico Droxil is a brand name of cefalexin and it comes in multiple dosage forms such as a tablet, syrup, and oral drops. It is a broad spectrum antibiotic that belongs to the class of drugs known as cephalosporins. Nico Droxil is a prescription drug which is used in the treatment and prevention of bacterial infections. It is mainly used in the treatment of urinary tract infections, skin infections, tonsillitis, and pharyngitis.

Question about 4 years ago

Does Nico Droxil treat strep throat?

Dr. OP Kholwad MBBS , General Physician

Yes, Nico Droxil can treat strep throat or streptococcal pharyngitis which is an infection of the throat that results in a sore throat caused by bacteria Streptococcus pyogenes. It can also treat tonsillitis which is inflammation of tonsils caused by the same bacteria (Streptococcus pyogenes). Since Nico Droxil is a prescription drug and an antibiotic, you are advised to not take it by yourself.

Question over 4 years ago

Does Nico Droxil help in acne?

Dr. Ajay Kumar MBBS, MD , Psychiatry, General Physician, Infectious Disease, Sexology, Internal Medicine, Venereology, Diabetology

Yes, Nico Droxil might help in acne. It is used for the treatment of acne vulgaris along with other antibiotics before treating with isotretinoin. 

Question almost 5 years ago

Is Nico Droxil safe to use?

Dr. Sangita Shah MBBS , General Physician

Yes, Nico Droxil is safe to use, if taken in prescribed amount and duration as advised by the doctor. However, certain side effects have been associated with this drug such as dyspepsia, abdominal pain, and rash. If you experience any of the above conditions after taking this medicine then do not hesitate to inform your doctor and follow his/her instructions.

Question over 4 years ago

Is Nico Droxil an antibiotic?

Dr. MBBS , General Physician, Other, Infectious Disease

Yes, Nico Droxil is an antibiotic. It contains cefadroxil which is a broad spectrum antibiotic that belongs to the class of drugs known as first-generation cephalosporins. It is used for the prevention and treatment of various bacterial infections.



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This medicine data has been created by -

Vikas Chauhan

B.Pharma, Pharmacy
5 Years of Experience



References

April Hazard Vallerand, Cynthia A. Sanoski. [link]. Sixteenth Edition. Philadelphia, China: F. A. Davis Company; 2019: Page No 299-300

KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 726

US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Duricef® (cefadroxil monohydrate)

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