Cefexime 200 mg Tablet
Antibiotic means medicine which inhibit growth of bacteria or kill the bacteria. Cefixime medicine comes under cephalosporin group of antibiotics. This medicine is patented in 1979 AD. WHO approved its for medicinal uses since 1989. It is most safest and effective medicine. Cefixime is a 3rd generation antibiotic medocine. It is used for bacterial infection. It destroys the cell wall of bacteria to cure infection.
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Now we will discuss about the uses of antibiotic cefexime. It is used to treat all kinds of bacterial infection. Here are some diseases names. Otitis is one kinds ear disease. In which swelling occurs in the ear. The causes of otitis are due to passing water into ear, pulling ear,injury in the ear. Different kinds of symptoms are seen like fever,dizziness, pain in the ear. Other disease is sinusitis which is related to nose. In which water is stored in the inner nose. So patients face blockages of nose,watery nose. Some symptoms like fever,headache, pain in the neck are seen.
Doctor prescribe this medicine to treat throat infection. Swelling in the neck occurs. Other complications like tonsillitis appear. It is used to treat disease related to chest and lungs. It is used in bronchitis disease. Patients having difficulty in respiration, chestpain. Due to cough storage in the wind pipe patients feels abnormal. There is swelling in the wind pipes.
It treats lungs related diseases like pneumonia. Breathing problems seen due to Cough stored in the lungs. Many patients have urinary tract infections. There’s infection in the urinary bladder. Burning sensation during urination time. It treats sexually transmitted diseases like gonorrhea. It is used to treats white discharge from reproductive organ in the female. Doctor also prescribe to treat swelling of testis in male patients.
It treats billing tract infections that is related to bile duct. Bile duct is located near the liver. It kills gram +ve and gram -ve Bacteria.
Doses is calculated according to age,weight,condition of patients. Approximately 10mg/kg/day in two divided dose is goven to the patients.
For 10 kg patients, 100 mg is provide per day into two divided form. 50 mg in the morning and 50 mg in the evening.
For 20 kg patient, 200 mg per day into two divided form. 100 mg in the morning and after 12 hours 100 mg doses is given.
Adult doses is 200 mg tablet 2 times in a days for 3-7 days. But durations be for longer time. It depends on condition of the patients.
Cefexime Side effect:
It is safe medicine so mainly no any side effects are seen. But due to different factors some side effects may be seen. Some possible sideeffect are as follows:-
Nausea and vomiting;
Warning and precautions:
Before taking cefexime consult with your doctor if children having below 6 month, renal impairment patients. Avoid this medicine patients having sensitive with penicillin.
We only provide information for knowledge purposes. Don’t take it as a medical advice. Before taking any medicine consult with you nearest doctor. Sometimes self medication can cause harmful conditions.