Generic Name: Cefadroxil
Dosage Form: Capsules
Packaging: 6 Capsules x 2 Blisters
*Packaging design and product name may be different in your country.
Cefadroxil Oubari (cefadroxil monohydrate) is a semisynthetic cephalosporin antibiotic intended for oral administration.
Each Cefadroxil Oubari 500 mg capsule contains:
Cefadroxil Oubari is indicated for the treatment of patients with infection caused by susceptible strains of the designated organisms in the following diseases:
Cefadroxil is generally effective in the eradication of streptococci from the oropharynx.
Cefadroxil Oubari (cefadroxil monohydrate) is acid-stable and may be administered orally without regard to meals, administration with food may be helpful in diminishing potential gastrointestinal complaints occasionally associated with oral cephalosporin therapy.
In the treatment of beta-hemolytic streptococcal infections a therapeutic dosage of Cefadroxil Oubari should be administered for at least 10 days.
The dosage of cefadroxil monohydrate should be adjusted according to creatinine clearance rates to prevent drug accumulation.
The following schedule is suggested, in adults, the initial dose is 1000 mg of Cefadroxil Oubari and the maintenance dose (based on the creatinine clearance rate [mL/min/1.73M2]) is 500 mg at the time intervals listed below:
Creatinine Clearances & Dosage Intervals
Patients with creatinine clearance rates over 50 mL/min may be treated as if they were patients having normal renal function.
*The information provided above is general in nature and for informational purposes only. It is NOT a substitute for the advice of your doctor. You must always consult your healthcare professional before starting any medication/supplementation program.