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Ceff Kid Tablet DT

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Overview

Uses of Ceff Tablet DT

Ceff Kid Tablet DT is used in the treatment of bacterial infections. It is used to treat common mild to moderate bacterial infection.

Ceff Tablet DT side effects

Common
  • Rash
  • Allergic reaction
  • Stomach pain
  • Nausea
  • Indigestion
  • Diarrhea

How to use Ceff Tablet DT

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Dissolve it in a glass of water before taking it. Ceff Kid Tablet DT may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Ceff Tablet DT works

Ceff Kid Tablet DT is an antibiotic. It kills bacteria by preventing them from forming the bacterial protective covering (cell wall) which is needed for them to survive.

Ceff Tablet DT related warnings

Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Ceff Kid Tablet DT is probably safe to use during pregnancy.
Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
SAFE
Ceff Kid Tablet DT 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.
Avoid prolonged use of Ceff Kid Tablet DT, since it may have possible effects such as rash and diarrhea.
Driving
SAFE
Ceff Kid Tablet DT does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
Ceff Kid Tablet DT should be used with caution in patients with severe kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Ceff Kid Tablet DT may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
CAUTION
Ceff Kid Tablet DT should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Ceff Kid Tablet DT may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Ceff Tablet DT?

If you miss a dose of Ceff Kid Tablet DT, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose.

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Expert Advice

  • Your doctor has prescribed Ceff Kid Tablet DT to cure your infection and improve your symptoms.
  • Do not skip any doses and finish the full course of treatment even if you feel better. Stopping it early may make the infection to come back and harder to treat.
  • Discontinue Ceff Kid Tablet DT and inform your doctor immediately if you get a rash, itchy skin, swelling of face and mouth, or have difficulty in breathing.
  • Diarrhea may occur as a side effect but should stop when your course is complete. Inform your doctor if it doesn't stop or if you find blood in your stools.
  • Avoid consuming alcohol while taking Ceff Kid Tablet DT as it may cause increased side effects.

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Ceff

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Hello sir/ ma'am My child PATIENT from stomach infection and doctor suggested zifi-100 redimix. How it is work and any side effect of that zifi-100 redimix? What kind of taking care of my child and PATIENT 7 month old.?????
Dr. Gopal Samdani
Child Specialist
Cefixime is used to treat a wide variety of bacterial infections. This medication is known as a cephalosporin antibiotic. It works by stopping the growth of bacteria.Remember that your doctor has prescribed this medication because he or she has judged that the benefit to you is greater than the risk of side effects. Many people using this medication do not have serious side effects.More common: Diarrhea loose or frequent stools Less common: Abdominal or stomach pain agitation black, tarry stools bleeding gums blistering, peeling, or loosening of the skin blood in the urine or stools and many more rare side effects
My daughter is 5.5 months old and she was having fever around 101,cough and cold from last 4 days. I visited one doctor 2 days back he prescribed uva cef100 and piritone .After this she is having losemotion and weak. What to do.
Dr. Gopal Samdani
Child Specialist
Please tell me contents of UVA and ceff and piritoneMonitor temp. If child has fever place a cool, damp washcloth on your child's forehead , Give your child a lukewarm tub bath or a sponge bath. Give a sponge bath as follows:- ? Use lukewarm water [90?F (32.2?C) to 95?F (35?C)] . Do not use cold water, ice, or rubbing alcohol, which will lower the child's body temperature too quickly. ? Sponge for 20 to 30 minutes. ? Stop if the child starts to shiver. If your child doesn't like the sponge bath or doesn't feel better after the bath, there is no need to give another one. You can use Paracetamol also along with above measures to control fever till you consult Dr.
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FAQs

Q. Is cephalexin safe?

Cephalexin is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor

Q. Can the use of Ceff cause diarrhea?

Yes, the use of Ceff can cause diarrhea. It is an antibiotic which kills the harmful bacteria. However, it also affects the helpful bacteria in your stomach or intestine and causes diarrhea. If diarrhea persists, talk to your doctor about it.

Q. What if Ceff doesn't work?

Talk to your doctor if Ceff doesn't seem to work for you. Your doctor may increase the dose of Ceff or switch you to an alternate option, which may work for you.

Q. What if I don't get better after using Ceff?

Inform your doctor if you don't feel better after finishing the full course of treatment. Also, inform him if your symptoms are getting worse while using this medicine.

Q. Can I stop taking Ceff when my symptoms are relieved?

No, do not stop taking Ceff and complete the full course of treatment even if you feel better. Your symptoms may improve before the infection is completely cured.
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Manufacturer/Marketer Address
Lupin Ltd, 3rd floor Kalpataru Inspire, Off. W E Highway, Santacruz (East), Mumbai 400 055. India
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