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How long does Cefprozil take to show effect?

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Posted on Mon, 25 Jul 2016
Question: How long does it take for cefrozil to work for a prostate problem in a man? when to go back to the hospital?
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Answered by Dr. Dr. P. T. Patil (35 minutes later)
Brief Answer:
Cefrozil is an antibiotics that treats infection .

Detailed Answer:
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Thanks for query

Your 83 years old father has been scheduled for surgery for Enlarged prostate and have been prescribed Cefrozil .

Ceprozil is an antibiotic (Cephalosporin ) prescribed to treat UTI secondary to enlarged prostate .It will help to reduce the infection and there by reduce burning urination and fever etc but has little effect on size of the prostate .

You can go to hospital on a day before planned for surgery till then you have to continue taking Cefrozil as advised by Urologist .

Hope I have answered your query ,please feel free to ask if you have more questions , I shall be happy to help you .
Thanks and Regards.
Dr.Patil.

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Brief Answer: Cefrozil is an antibiotics that treats infection . Detailed Answer: Hello Thanks for query Your 83 years old father has been scheduled for surgery for Enlarged prostate and have been prescribed Cefrozil . Ceprozil is an antibiotic (Cephalosporin ) prescribed to treat UTI secondary to enlarged prostate .It will help to reduce the infection and there by reduce burning urination and fever etc but has little effect on size of the prostate . You can go to hospital on a day before planned for surgery till then you have to continue taking Cefrozil as advised by Urologist . Hope I have answered your query ,please feel free to ask if you have more questions , I shall be happy to help you . Thanks and Regards. Dr.Patil.