Cefixime Ofloxacin Tablets
Cefixime Ofloxacin Tab is a combination of two active compounds where one belongs to third-generation cephalosporin class and another to fluoroquinolone family. It is prescribed for treatment of UTI, pneumonia, cellulitis, gonorrhea, Lyme disease, and otitis media. This tablet shows dual mode of action which includes inhibition of peptidoglycan synthesis and elimination of replicated bacterial DNA separation. Cefixime Ofloxacin Tab has bioavailability of up to 95% with protein binding ability of up to 60%.
Cefixime 200 mg + Ofloxacin 200 mg
1. What are the uses of cefixime and ofloxacin?
Ans - The Association of Physicians of India supports this combination in treating typhoid fever. Therefore, cefixime-ofloxacin is a safe, effective, and dependable therapy choice for doctors to treat uncomplicated typhoid in the Indian community context in the current period of growing antibiotic resistance.
2. What negative consequences can ofloxacin and cefixime have?
Ans - Some typical adverse effects of CEFIXIME+OFLOXACIN include nausea, indigestion, diarrhoea, loose stools, vomiting, and abdominal pain. Some of these adverse effects, however, go away on their own and don't need to be treated by a doctor.
3. Cefixime: effective against stomach infections?
Ans - Cefixime is useful in treating gastroenteritis in young children caused by Salmonella and Shigella species that are resistant to common antibiotics like amoxicillin and trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole (where quinolone drugs are contraindicated).
4. Who should not take cefixime?
Ans - If you are allergic to cefixime or other related antibiotics like Ceftin, Cefzil, Keflex, Omnicef, and others, you shouldn't take cefixime. If you have a penicillin allergy, let your doctor know.