Omnicef (cefdinir) is in a class of antibiotics called cephalosporins. It is a third generation cephalosporin. Amoxicillin is classed as an aminopenicillin. They are both used to treat some of the same things like infections in the nose, ears, throat, skin, lungs, sinuses etc.Does Omnicef treat urinary tract infection?
Best wishes. Omnicef (cefdinir) This oral cephalosporin antibiotic can be used to treat UTI depending upon the causative organism and its sensitivities. For uncomplicated cystitis a week should be an adequate duration of therapy. HealthTap does not provide medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment.What conditions does Omnicef capsule treat?
Omnicef (cefdinir) is in a group of drugs called cephalosporin (SEF a low spor in) antibiotics. It works by fighting bacteria in your body. Omnicef is used to treat many different types of infections caused by bacteria. Omnicef may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide.Is Omnicef in the penicillin family?
Cefdinir is an antibiotic used to treat many different types of bacterial infections in children. You might see a brand name such as Omnicef on the label. It belongs to the cephalosporin family of antibiotics (“cousins” to the penicillins). This antibiotic comes as strawberry and cream flavored liquid or as capsules.