ABOUT THE DRUG:
Cefixime is an antibiotic drug that belongs to a group of drugs known as cephalosporin antibiotics. It is prescribed for the treatment of various bacterial infections. Cefixime is available as Suprax, Taxim O (made by Alkem) and a host of other trade names. This medication may also be given for conditions other than those listed in this description.
USES OF THE DRUG:
Antibiotics are not meant to fight viral infections like cold, flu etc. the bacterial infections such as that of ears, lungs, sinus, skin, and urinary tract etc. can be treated using this combination drug.
WORKING OF THE DRUG:
Cefixime works by stopping the growth of bacteria and killing the bacteria.
DOSAGE FORM AND STRENGTHS:
The drug is available in the form of Tablet under the following brand name and strength on our website:
Taxim O-200 mg
Suprax 100 mg
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DO NOT TAKE LINEZOLID IF YOU:
Are allergic to this active ingredient or any other ingredient of the drug
Are pregnant or planning to be pregnant
Are breastfeeding, as the drug may pass into the breast milk
TELL YOUR DOCTOR IF YOU:
Have high blood pressure
Have past episodes of depression or suicidal thoughts
Have a history of seizures
Have a deficiency of vitamin D
Have the condition like lupus, liver disease, diabetes
HOW MUCH TO TAKE THE DRUG?
Cefixime is a prescription only drug which means that it is only available with a doctor?s prescription. Consult your doctor before taking Cefixime as all antibiotic medications are strictly to be taken with a doctor?s prescription.
HOW TO TAKE THE DRUG?
Take Cefixime (Suprax, Taxim O) strictly according to your doctor?s directions or according to the instructions on the medication label. Do not alter the dosage unless your doctor advises you to do so. Also, do not take this medication after the prescribed period is over. All medications come with a patient leaflet. Refer the instructions in them for detailed information on that particular medication. Cefixime can be taken with or without food. Always store Cefixime in a cool and dry place.
FOR HOW LONG TO TAKE THE DRUG?
You should take the dose until you finish the prescription. Do not change the dose or stop it even if you feel better. You should complete the dose.
Immediately seek urgent medical help in case of overdose of Cefixime as it may cause severe harmful effects in your body. In case of an overdose of Cefixime, get emergency medical attention or call the Doctor immediately.
If you miss a dose, then take it as soon as you remember. Do not take the missed dose if the time to take the next dose is almost up. Taking multiple doses near to each other can lead to excess medication in your body which can be harmful.
SIDE EFFECTS OF TAXIM O 200MG:
Vaginal Itching Or Discharge
COMMON DRUG INTERACTIONS:
Other drugs may interact with Cefixime. Let your doctor know in advance if you use any other drugs or related products, especially blood thinner like warfarin, metformin, and probenecid. However, these are not the only possible interacting drugs. Remember to follow the directions of your doctor regarding any medications. Do not start a new medication without your doctor?s advice.
THINGS TO REMEMBER:
Do not share this medicine with anyone else even if he has same symptoms as you do.
Do not freeze the medicine and store the medicine at room temperature.
The safety and efficacy of this drug is not established in children below 16 years of age.
Do not use this medication for any other infection without referring to the doctor.
In case you do not feel comfort after completing the dose prescribed by the doctor then consult with your doctor immediately.
Taxim O 200 Tablet should be given under the supervision of a doctor or health professional. Use it regularly at evenly spaced intervals as per the schedule prescribed by your doctor. Using it at the same time every day will help you remember to take it. The dose will depend on what you are being treated for, but you should always complete the full course of this antibiotic as prescribed by your doctor. Do not stop taking it until you have finished, even when you feel better. If you stop taking it early, some bacteria may survive and the infection may come back or worsen. It will not work for viral infections such as flu or common cold. Using any antibiotic when you do not need it can make it less effective for future infections.
The most common side effects of this medicine include nausea, stomach pain, indigestion, and diarrhea. These are usually mild but let your doctor know if they bother you or do not go away.
Before taking it, you should let your doctor know if you are allergic to any antibiotics or have any kidney or liver problems. You should also let your healthcare team know all other medicines you are taking as they may affect, or be affected by this medicine. This medicine is generally regarded as safe to use during pregnancy and breastfeeding if prescribed by a doctor.
USES OF TAXIM-O 200 TABLET
- Treatment of Bacterial infections
BENEFITS OF TAXIM O 200 TABLET
In Treatment of Bacterial infections
SIDE EFFECTS OF TAXIM O 200 TABLET
Common side effects of Taxim O 200 Tablet
- Stomach pain
HOW TO USE TAXIM O 200 TABLET
HOW TAXIM O 200 TABLET WORKS
SAFETY ADVICE OF TAXIM-O 200 TABLET
Avoid prolonged use of Taxim O 200 Tablet, since it may have possible effects such as rash and diarrhea.