What is Omnicef Omni-Pac?
Omnicef Omni-Pac is a bactericidal (SEF, an extremely low-spore) antibiotic that can be used to treat infections that are caused by bacteria.Omnicef Omni-Pac could also be used to treat conditions that are not mentioned in this guideline for medication.
There is no evidence that the Omnicef Omni-Pac brand has been taken off the market within the U.S. If there are generic versions of this item that were approved by the FDA, there may be alternatives that are generic.
Adverse negative effects of Omnicef Omni-Pac
Seek medical attention immediately. If you notice symptoms that indicate an allergic reaction (hives, breathing problems, and swelling in your throat or face) or an intense skin reaction (fever or burning eyes, sore throat, and skin irritation, as well as an ailment that is purple or red with peeling and blisters),
Omnicef Omni-Pac could have severe adverse effects. Consult your doctor immediately if you suffer from:
- Intense stomach pains; diarrhea that is bloody or watery (even if it's months after the previous dose).
- Fever, chills, body aches, flu symptoms.
- Pale skin, bruising that is easy, uncommon bleeding.
- Seizure (convulsions)
- Fever, weakness, and confusion.
- Dark-colored urine, jaundice (yellowing of the eyes or skin).
- kidney issues (no or little urinary tract), swelling on your ankles and feet, and feeling tired or short of breath.
Common negative side effects of Omnicef Omni-Pac could include:
- Nausea, vomiting, stomach pain, diarrhea.
- Vaginal inflammation or discharge.
- Itchy rash (including diaper rash) when an infant is using fluid Omnicef Omni-Pac.
This isn't an exhaustive list of possible side effects, and others could happen. Contact your doctor for advice regarding medical adverse effects. You can report any symptoms to the FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088.
Do not use Omnicef Omni-Pac if you are sensitive to Omnicef Omni-Pac or like antibiotics like Ceftin, Cefzil, Keflex, and many others.
Before you take this drug
You shouldn't use this medication if you suffer from an allergic reaction to Omnicef Omni-Pac or any other antibiotics made of cephalosporin (cefadroxil, cefprozil, cefazolin, cefalexin, Keflex, and many others).
Inform your doctor if you were ever diagnosed with:
- Kidney disease (or if you're taking dialysis).
- Issues with the digestive tract, like colitis.
- To any drug (especially penicillins).
Omnicef Omni-Pac liquid contains sucrose. Consult your physician prior to making use of this type of cefdinir when you suffer from the condition of diabetes. Consult a healthcare provider if you are breastfeeding or expecting.
How to take Omnicef Omni-Pac?
Follow all instructions on the prescription label and also read the medication guides or instruction sheets. Make sure you use the medicine precisely as prescribed. Make sure to shake off the oral suspension (liquid) prior to determining the dosage. Utilize the dosing syringe that comes with it or a dosage measuring device (not an ordinary spoon). It is possible to consume Omnicef Omni-Pac either with or without meals. Utilize Omnicef Omni-Pac for the prescribed duration of time, even if your symptoms begin to improve. Inadequate doses could increase your chance of developing an infection that is not able to be treated with medications. Omnicef Omni-Pac cannot treat an infection caused by viruses like influenza as well as a typical cold. Omnicef Omni-Pac could alter the results of certain tests for medical conditions. Be sure to inform any doctor treating you about the use of this medication.
Keep at room temperature, free of heat and moisture. Get rid of any leftover Omnicef Omni-Pac product that is more than 10 days old.
What happens if I miss a dose?
Do not take the medicine for as long as you are able, but do not take your missed dose if you are close to the time of the next dose. Don't take two doses at once.
What happens if I overdose?
Get medical attention in an emergency or contact the poison help line at 1-800-222-1222. An overdose could present itself with symptoms such as nausea, vomiting, stomach discomfort, diarrhea or seizure.
What Should be avoided?
Beware of using antacids and mineral products containing magnesium, aluminum, or iron for a period of 2 hours prior to or following the use of Omnicef Omni-Pac. Iron and antacids may hinder your body's ability to absorb the medication. This doesn't include infant formula that is enriched with iron. Diarrhea can be caused by antibiotics, which could be a sign of a new infection. If you are experiencing diarrhea that's watery or bloody, contact your doctor before taking the anti-diarrhea medication.
Interaction with other drugs
Inform your physician of all medications taken, especially supplements or over-the-counter drugs:
- Vitamin or mineral supplements containing iron.
This list is not exhaustive. Other medications can affect Omnicef Omni-Pac. This includes medications that are prescribed and available over the counter, vitamins, and herbal products. Some interactions with drugs are not listed here. are listed here.