Cefpodoxime Proxetil is a prescription medication for dogs to treat bacterial infections of the skin including wounds and abscesses, as well as bladder and respiratory infections. Customers may receive this drug under the names Simplicef, Vantin.
Drug & Food Interactions
Do not give medication at the same time as giving antacids such as Maalox or other stomach acid reducers such as Tagamet.
As with other cephalosporins, cefpodoxime proxetil may occasionally induce a positive direct Coombs test.