CEFIVIS DT 200mg Tablet 10's

Infection Rx required
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INTRODUCTION

CEFIVIS DT 200MG contain Cefixime which belongs to a group of medicine called cephalosporin antibiotics. It is used to treat bacterial infections of ear, nose, sinuses (such as sinusitis), throat (such as tonsillitis, pharyngitis), chest and lungs (such as bronchitis, pneumonia), urinary system (such as cystitis and kidney infections).

It prevents the bacteria from forming the bacterial cell wall which is needed for them to survive. CEFIVIS DT 200MG must be taken with or without food. Try to take at the same time each day. It should be swallowed whole with water. Do not crush or chew the medicine.

The common side effects are nausea, vomiting, stomach pain, indigestion or wind, headache, dizziness, feeling itchy in the genital or vaginal area. This medicine should not be given to children under 10 years old. Before taking this medicine tell your doctor if you have ever had kidney disease, heart disease, liver problems. Pregnant and breastfeeding women should consult their doctor before taking this medicine.

USES OF CEFIVIS DT 200MG

  • Treat bacterial infections

HOW CEFIVIS DT 200MG WORKS

CEFIVIS DT 200MG prevents the bacteria from forming the bacterial cell wall which is needed for them to survive.

DIRECTIONS FOR USE

Always take CEFIVIS DT 200MG exactly as your doctor has told you. This medicine must be taken with or without food. Try to take this medicine at the same time each day. It should be swallowed whole with water. Do not crush or chew the medicine.

SIDE EFFECTS OF CEFIVIS DT 200MG

SERIOUS

  • allergic reaction (such as rash, joint pain, swallowing or breathing problems, swelling of your lips, face, throat, or tongue)
  • blistering or bleeding of the skin around the lips, eyes, mouth, nose and genitals, flu-like symptoms, and fever (Stevens-Johnson syndrome)
  • severe blistering rash where layers of the skin may peel off to leave large areas of raw exposed skin over the body, feeling of being generally unwell, chills and aching muscles (Toxic epidermal necrolysis)
  • skin lesions with a pink/red ring and a pale centre which may be itchy, scaly, or filled with fluid. The rash may appear especially on the palms or soles of your feet (erythema multiforme)
  • infections more easily than usual and bruise or bleed more easily than normal (blood disorder)
  • nose bleeds, bleeding gums, chills, tiredness, pale skin (often with a yellow tinge), shortness of breath (haemolytic anaemia)
  • changes in the way the kidneys are working or blood in your child’s urine
  • fits (convulsions)
  • encephalopathy (symptoms such as feeling confused, feeling less alert or aware of things than usual, unusual muscle movements or stiffness)
  • severe watery diarrhoea, feeling weak, fever (Pseudomembranous colitis)

COMMON

  • nausea, vomiting
  • stomach pain, indigestion, or wind
  • headache, dizziness
  • feeling itchy in the genital or vaginal area

HOW TO MANAGE SIDE EFFECTS

Nausea and vomiting:

Try taking this medicine with, or just after, a meal or snack and stick to simple meals and do not eat rich or spicy food.

Stomach pain:

Try to rest and relax. You can eat and drink slowly or have smaller and frequent meals. Applying heat pad or covered hot water bottle on your stomach may also help. If still pain persists, speak to your doctor.

Headache:

Apply hot or cold-water bag on your head. Take rest in a quiet and dark room. Drink tea or coffee.

Dizziness:

Get up and move around to feel awake, take small naps to edge off the sleepiness. Give your eyes a break to avoid fatigue and eat a healthy food to boost energy.

Diarrhoea:

Drink lot of fluid such as water or squash, to avoid dehydration. Do not take any other medicines without talking to a doctor.

WARNING & PRECAUTIONS

PREGNANCY

CEFIVIS DT 200MG should be used with caution in pregnant women. Consult your doctor before taking.

BREASTFEEDING

CEFIVIS DT 200MG should be used with caution in breast feeding women. Consult your doctor before taking.

DRIVING AND USING MACHINES

Do not drive or operate any machine while taking this medicine as it may cause fits (convulsions), feeling confused, feeling less alert or aware of things than usual, unusual muscle movements or stiffness.

KIDNEY

CEFIVIS DT 200MG should be used with caution in patients suffering from active kidney diseases. Consult your doctor for advice.

LIVER

CEFIVIS DT 200MG should be used with caution in patients suffering from liver function impairment or active liver diseases. Consult your doctor for advice.

ALLERGY

Do not take CEFIVIS DT 200MG if you are allergic (hypersensitive) to Cefixime or any other ingredients in this medicine.

OTHERS

Tell your doctor if you have or had a condition such as,

  • have ever had colitis

INTERACTIONS

 Talk to your doctor if you are taking,

  • medicine such as warfarin (used for thin blood)

SYNOPSIS

Drug :   Cefixime
Pharmacological Category :   Antibiotic, Cephalosporin (Third Generation)
Therapeutic Indication :   Bacterial infections
Dosage Forms :   Tablet, Capsule, Injection, Infusion, Oral drops, Syrup

MORE INFORMATION

Store below 20-25°C and keep out of reach of children.

FAQs ABOUT CEFIVIS DT 200MG

Is CEFIVIS DT 200MG effective?

Yes, it is effective if used in the dose and duration advised by your doctor. Do not stop taking this medicine if you see improvement in your condition. If you stop taking this medicine too early, the symptoms may return or worsen.

Can CEFIVIS DT 200MG be crushed?

No, Swallow the medicine as whole with a drink of water. Do not crush or chew the medicine.

Can I take CEFIVIS DT 200MG during kidney disease?

It should be used with caution in patients suffering from active kidney diseases.

REFERENCES

1. KD Tripathi. Beta-Lactam Antibiotics. Essentials of Medical Pharmacology. Seventh Edition, 2013. Page - 728.

2. Briggs GG, Freeman RK, editors. A Reference Guide to Fetal and Neonatal Risk: Drugs in Pregnancy and Lactation. 10th ed. Philadelphia, PA: Wolters Kluwer Health; 2015. Page - 657-659.

3. N J Leggett 1, C Caravaggio, M J Rybak. Cefixime. NIH: National Library of Medicine, National center of biotechnology Information Pubmed.gov. May 1990. [Accessed 09 Dec 2020] https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/2188437/

4. Famar Lyon, 22 Dec 2016; Electronic Medicines Compendium (EMC); [Revised on 10 Sep 2020] [Accessed 09 Dec 2020] https://www.medicines.org.uk/emc/files/pil.5534.pdf

USEFUL DIAGNOSTIC TESTS

  • Complete Blood Count
  • Peripheral Smear Examination

PRODUCT DETAILS

    Net Qty
    1
    Item Weight
    17.5
    Ingredient
    CEFIXIME 200 mg
    Hsn Code
    30042019
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