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  CEFTAS
 Manufacturer Intas Pharmaceuticals Pvt. Ltd.
 Generic Cefixime
 Package/s Tablet 200 mg, (Rs. 94.00)
  Tablet 200 mg, (Rs. .00)
  Dry syrup 50 MG/5ML, (Rs. 65.50)
  Tablet 100 mg, (Rs. 79.00)
  Tablet 400 mg, (Rs. 115.60)
  Tablet 400 mg, (Rs. .00)
 About Cefixime Third Generation Cephalosporin Oral antibiotic More details.....
 Dosage Adults: 200 to 400mg once daily or two divided doses Children: 8mg/kg/day once daily or two divided doses. ....More details.....
 Pregnancy Use with caution
 Breast Feeding Contraindicated
 Old Age Use with caution
 Children Above 6 months: may be used Neonates: contraindicated
 Mechanism Of Action Cefixime is an orally active 3rd generation cephalosporin which exerts its bactericidal action against both gram positive & gram negative organisms by....More details.....
 PharmacoKinetics Absorption: Absorbed orally up to 50 % & food delays absorption Distribution: widely distributed, Metabolism: A portion of drug is metabolized in the....More details.....
 OnsetOfAction Within one hour....More details.....
 DurationOfAction 18 hours....More details.....
 AdverseEffect 1. Diarrhea & stool changes 2. Rashes & allergic manifestation 3. Vaginitis 4. Nephrotoxicity 5. Pseudo membranous colitis 6. Nausea 7. Vomiti....More details.....
 SpecialPrecautions 1.Renal impairment 2.Patient allergic to penicillins 3.Use cautiously along with salicylates & Probenecid ....More details.....
 Indications 1.Tonsillitis 2.Pharyngitis 3.Otitismedia 4.Bronchitis 5.Urinary tract infections 6.Gonorrhea 7.Infections caused by susceptible organisms. ....More details.....
 Interactions Probenecid: Increases and prolongs the effect. Oral anticoagulants: Effects of anticoagulants potentiated.....More details.....
 MissedDosage Take the missed dose as soon as noticed and if it is the time to take the next dose then skip the missed dose.....More details.....
 Overdose Adopting supportive measures. Treatment includes removal of drug from the body by gastric lavage &dialysis ....More details.....
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