Cefixime (Cefixime) – Medical Facts You Need To Know About This Antibiotic
Cefixime is a drug used for treating allergic reactions such as breathing problems, swelling of face, lips, tongue or throat. The medication is an antibiotic drug used as a preventive against bacterial infections or as a treatment for early stage infections.
This oral medicine was sold in under the name of Cefixime 125 until 2003 in the USA and the oral suspension of Cefixime 125 re-launched by Lupin (the drug manufacturer) again in the USA. This is an FDA approved medication to be prescribed for allergic infections.
Cefixime is one of the most effective medications known today for treating bacterial infections.
How Do You Use Cefixime?
Cefixime is available in the form of oral tablets, chewable tablets, capsule and as oral suspension. The recommended dosage for taking Cefixime is 400 mg once a day for adults and for children 200 mg (half of it) once a day.
The medication is quickly absorbed and is especially effective for treating infections of the ear, throat and sinusitis. Children are generally prescribed the oral powder suspension because it is easier to take and it is quicker absorbed in the body.
The appropriate dosage is best ascertained by the doctor; hence, it is important that you consult your physician before taking this drug.
Precautions / Contraindications
• It is very important that you inform your doctor about your medical history so no drug interaction or side effects may be triggered by this antibiotic.
• This medication consists of inactive ingredients for the treatment of allergies. Pregnant women, breastfeeding women and senior people need to take this drug under the strict supervision of the doctor.
• If you have history of kidney problems or colitis, the drug must be taken after consulting the doctor to prevent any possible harmful side effects.
5 Benefits of Cefixime
1. Cefixime is one among the best medications available for treating bacterial infections of the lungs, ears, urinary tract and throat.
2. This drug is quick to relax the blocked pathways during respiratory problems, which in turn is able to provide quicker relief.
3. This antibiotic prevents further multiplication of the bacteria thus, does not allow infection to spread any further.
4. This medication can be bought online or offline without any problem. It also helps greatly that the drug is reasonably priced.
5. This medication is highly effective against many types of bacteria, thus can be used to treat a wide number of different bacterial infections.
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