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Zinir DT is a cephalosporin antibiotic, prescribed for pneumonia, acute exacerbations of chronic bronchitis, ENT and skin infections.  It works by fighting against the bacteria in the body.

Drug information on Zinir DT (Cefdinir) from FDC Limited

Zinir DT

FDC Limited
Generic : Cefdinir
10 Tablets
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Medical Condition(s) for which Zinir DT may be prescribed

Side effects of Zinir DT

  Most Common: Diarrhea, vaginal infections or inflammation, nausea, and abdominal pain.

  Gastrointestinal: Indigestion, flatulence, vomiting, abnormal stools, loss of appetite, constipation, dry mouth.

  Central Nervous System: Headache, dizziness, weakness, sleeplessness, drowsiness.

  Skin: Rash, itching.

  Miscellaneous: Fever, fungal infection, decrease in white blood cell, vaginal discharge.

  Potentially Fatal: Anaphylaxis; kidney and liver failure.

Dosage & When it is to be taken (Indications)

Adult: PO- The recommended dose is 600 mg once daily.

How to use Zinir DT?

It comes as a tablet and as an oral suspension to take by mouth, once or twice a day, with or without food.

When is Zinir DT not to be taken? (Contraindications)


Warnings and Precautions for Zinir DT

Caution should be exercised in patients with history of penicillin-sensitivity, super infection; seizure, diabetes, pseudomembranous colitis; pregnancy, lactation; liver or kidney disease.

Other Precautions for Zinir DT

Avoid excess dosage.

Storage Conditions for Zinir DT

Oral: Store at 25°C. Store it at room temperature and in an airtight container. Keep away from excess heat and moisture.

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