Medicine Overview of Asert Tablet
Uses of Asert Tablet
Asert 200mg Tablet is used in the treatment of bacterial infections.
Side effects of Asert Tablet
Nausea, Diarrhoea, Allergic reaction.
How to use Asert Tablet
Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. It can be taken with or without food, but it is better to take Asert 200mg Tablet at a fixed time.
How Asert Tablet works
Asert 200mg tablet is an antibiotic. It kills the bacteria by attacking their cell wall. Specifically, it prevents the synthesis of a substance in the cell wall called peptidoglycan, which provides the cell wall with the strength required for survival of bacteria in human body.
In Depth Information on Asert Tablet
Expert advice for Asert Tablet
- Always take the complete course of treatment, as advised by your doctor even if you feel better.
- Never take an antibiotic for a viral infection like a cold or the flu.
- Can lead to nausea and diarrhoea frequently. If this becomes severe or persistent or you notice that your stool contains blood or mucus you should stop taking Asert immediately and consult your doctor.
- Inform your doctor if you develop a rash or other unexpected symptoms.
- Inform your doctor if there is the previous history of drug allergy.
- Inform your doctor if you have ever been diagnosed with kidney or liver problems.
Special precautions for Asert 200mg Tablet
Asert 200mg Tablet is probably safe to use during pregnancy.+more
Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor....
Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor.
Asert 200mg Tablet is safe to use during lactation. Human studies have shown that either the drug does not pass into the breastmilk in significant amount or is not expected to cause toxicity to the baby.+more
Avoid prolonged use of Asert 200mg Tablet, since it may have possible effects such as rash and diarrhea....
Avoid prolonged use of Asert 200mg Tablet, since it may have possible effects such as rash and diarrhea.
Asert 200mg Tablet does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Asert 200mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients w+more
ith kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Asert 200mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor....
Asert 200mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients w+more
ith liver disease. Dose adjustment of Asert 200mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor....
Frequently asked questions for Asert 200mg Tablet
Frequently asked questions for Cefixime
Asert is a cephalosporin antibiotic used for treating many infections, for eg: infections of the ear, throat (e.g. tonsillitis, pharyngitis), chest and lungs (e.g. bronchitis, pneumonia) and urinary tract (e.g. cystitis and kidney infections).
Asert has not been indicated for the treatment of diarrhea. Please talk to your doctor if you have diarrhea before taking any antibiotics.
Yes, Asert belongs to a group of antibiotics called 'cephalosporins'.
Safety of Asert in children less than 6 months of age (includes premature and newborn infants) has not been established. Please consult your doctor before starting any antibiotics in children.
Asert is not a penicillin. It belongs to a different class of medicines known as cephalosporin and it works in a similar way as penicillins. However, they are different antibiotics. Please consult your doctor regarding their use.
Asert is not a sulfa drug. It belongs to the class of medicines known as cephalosporins.
Diarrhea is a common side effect of Asert. Diarrhea has been more commonly associated with higher doses. Stop the medicine if you have severe watery diarrhea that will not stop and you are feeling weak and have a fever. immediately consult your doctor.
Constipation has not been reported as a side effect with Asert. Please consult your doctor in case you experience constipation while taking Asert.
Asert is not effective against chlamydia infections, so, it is not used for its treatment. Please consult your doctor if you have been diagnosed with a chlamydial infection.
Asert is a cephalosporin which has an action similar to penicillins but it does not contain any penicillin.
No, Asert is not active against pseudomonas. Most strains of pseudomonas are resistant to Asert. Please consult your doctor if you have pseudomonas infections for the appropriate antibiotic treatment.
No, Asert does not contain sulfur. Please check the package leaflet (patient information leaflet) before using any medicine for its contents.
Asert is not active against the bacteria (Treponema pallidum) which causes syphilis. So, it is not used for the treatment of syphilis. Please consult your doctor if you have signs and symptoms of syphilis.
Asert can be used to treat uncomplicated gonorrhea caused by Neisseria gonorrhoeae (both penicillinase and non-penicillinase producing bacteria). However, always talk to your doctor if you have any infection as it should be diagnosed properly by a doctor before the start of antibiotics. Never take antibiotics yourself.
Asert is not indicated for the treatment of typhoid by the government regulatory authorities. However, Indian Academy of Pediatrics recommend the use of Asert in children for uncomplicated typhoid fever. It is hence, advisable that you must take the antibiotics for typhoid fever only when it is recommended by your doctor. Do not take antibiotics yourself.
There is no evidence of cefexime affecting birth control (contraception). However, interactions may occur and Asert may affect the action of birth control pills. Please consult your doctor to confirm whether you require a extra birth control measure while taking Asert.
Q. Can I take Asert with azithromycin?
No interactions have been clinically observed between Asert and azithromycin. However, interactions may occur. Always consult with your doctor before taking two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Asert and doxycycline together?
No interactions have been clinically observed between Asert and doxycycline. However, interactions may occur. Always consult with your doctor before taking two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Asert with paracetamol?
No interactions have been clinically observed between Asert and paracetamol. However, interactions may occur. Always consult with your doctor before taking two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Asert with folic acid?
Folic acid can be taken with Asert as no drug-drug interactions have been clinically observed between them. However, interactions may occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
One of the following vendor pharmacies will deliver Asert 200mg Tablet: Health Arx Technologies Private Limited, Amishi Consumer Technologies P Ltd, Organic India Private Limited, Delhi Cryogenic Products Pvt Ltd, First Step Digital Pvt Ltd, Gupta Homoeo Pharmacy Pvt Ltd, Organic Wellness Products Private Limited, RK Sons, Pills Tree Super Pharmacy, Melting Pot Concepts Pvt Ltd, Zywie Ventures Pvt Ltd, Lifecare Chemist (PAN India), SBL Pvt Ltd, Satyog Enterprises Pvt Ltd, Ghantakarn International, Aashirwad Agency, Airveda Technologies Pvt Ltd, Fit and Glow Healthcare Pvt Ltd, Keshav Homeo Home, Radicura Pharmaceuticals Pvt Ltd, Perfect Nutrition, Jiva Ayurvedic Pharmacy Ltd, Sharma Traders, Bright Lifecare Pvt Ltd, Delhi Vendor, Maximaa Systems Ltd, Swadeshi Ayurved, Sri Jain Pharmacy, Inlife Pharma Pvt Ltd, Herbolab India Pvt Ltd, Ayush Enterprises, Priya Entreprises, Gallop Trading Company, Planet Ayurveda, Life aid Homeopathic and ayurvedic store, Emmbros Overseas, Makvis, Herboveda India, Rusan Healthcare Pvt Ltd, Delhi Distributors, Hexagon Nutrition Pvt. Ltd., BestSource Nutrition Private Limited, Biomed Distributors, Star medicare, DF Pharmacy Ltd, Do You Even Gym, 9 to 9 Farmacia, The Medicine Mart, Bantom Laboratories P Ltd , 9to9 Farmacia (South), Madhu Medicos, M/s R&G Healthcare (Delhi), OHMS GROUP
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