What If I Overdose on Suprax?

An overdose with cephalosporin medications can cause serious problems, such as seizures or a coma. If you think you have taken too much Suprax, alert the medical staff immediately.
(Click Suprax Overdose for more information.)

How Should This Medicine Be Stored?

Suprax tablets should be stored at room temperature. The powder, which is used to make the liquid suspension, should be stored at room temperature until it is mixed by your pharmacist. After it is mixed, it can be stored at room temperature or under refrigeration; in either case, the mixed solution must be discarded after 14 days. Keeping it in the fridge is not necessary but may improve the taste.

What Should I Do If I Miss a Dose?

If you forget to take your dose of Suprax, take it as soon as you remember, unless it is almost time for your next dose. In this case, skip the missed dose and continue with your regular schedule. Do not take a double dose.

Available Strengths

Suprax comes in the following strengths and forms:
  • Suprax 400 mg tablets and capsules
  • Suprax 100 mg chewable tablets
  • Suprax 150 mg chewable tablets
  • Suprax 200 mg chewable tablets
  • Suprax 100 mg per 5 mL for oral suspension 
  • Suprax 200 mg per 5 mL for oral suspension 
  • Suprax 500 mg per 5 mL for oral suspension.

Can I Buy Generic Suprax?

This medication is not available in generic form (see Generic Suprax).
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