Enquiry about Cefpodoxime Proxetil and Potassium Clavulanic Acid Tablets
ABU-CLAV is a combination of two medicines: Cefpodoxime Proxetil and Clavulanic Acid which is used to treat respiratory tract infection. Cefpodoxime Proxetil belongs to a cephalosporin antibiotic class which helps in stopping the formation of the bacterial protection cover which is important for the survival of bacteria.
Clavulanic Acid is also an antibiotic but called beta-lactamase inhibitor which reduces the growth of the bacteria and promotes the activity of Cefpodoxime Proxetil to prevent bacteria. The tablets block the enzyme beta-lactamase which is produced by bacteria to inactivate antibiotics.
Clavulanic Acid and Cefpodoxime tablets can be used to treat infections caused by bacteria, including ear infections, upper respiratory infections, skin infections, and urinary tract infections. The tablets show faster and better results if taken at the right time with the right quantity. So, one should consult the doctor before starting the course of treatment for effective results.