This medication is used to treat a wide variety of bacterial infections. This medication is known as a cephalosporin antibiotic. It works by stopping the growth of bacteria.
This antibiotic treats only bacterial infections. It will not work for viral infections (e.g., common cold, flu). Unnecessary use or misuse of any antibiotic can lead to its decreased effectiveness.
How to use Cefpodoxime PROXETIL
Take this medication by mouth, usually every 12 hours or as directed by your doctor.
If you are using the tablet form of this medication, take it with food to help increase the absorption of the drug.