Cefpodoxime is a broad-spectrum antibiotic used to treat a variety of infections caused by bacteria like pneumonia, sinusitis, cystitis and ear infections. This medicine is not recommended for use in case of common cold, flu or viral infections since it is active against infections caused by bacteria only. Use of this medicine in infants less than 2 months of age is not recommended.
Uses: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 (such ascommon cold, flu). Using any antibiotic when it is not needed can cause it to not work for future infections.