food interaction for CEFIT (CUBIT)
alcohol interaction for CEFIT (CUBIT)
pregnancy interaction for CEFIT (CUBIT)
lactation interaction for CEFIT (CUBIT)
Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor.
SALT INFORMATION FOR CEFIT (CUBIT)
How it works
Common side effects
SUBSTITUTES FOR CEFIT (CUBIT)
- TAXIM O SYRUP(30 ML syrup in bottle)Alkem Laboratories LtdRs. 1.41/ML of syrupRs. 42.21save 31% more per ML of syrup
- TOPCEF INSTA USE 50 MG SYRUP(30 ML syrup in bottle)Torrent Pharmaceuticals LtdRs. 1.41/ML of syrupRs. 42.21save 31% more per ML of syrup
- CEFSPAN 50 MG SYRUP(30 ML syrup in bottle)Glaxo SmithKline Pharmaceuticals LtdRs. 1.80/ML of syrupRs. 54.15save 12% more per ML of syrup
- PANCEF O 50 MG SYRUP(30 ML syrup in bottle)Aglowmed Drugs Pvt. Ltd.Rs. 1.53/ML of syrupRs. 45.95save 25% more per ML of syrup
- BIOTAX O 50MG SYRUP(30 ML syrup in bottle)Biochem Pharmaceutical IndustriesRs. 1.41/ML of syrupRs. 42.21save 31% more per ML of syrup
Expert advice FOR CEFIT (CUBIT)
- Take caution when taking the medicine if you have liver or kidney disease or history of anemia.
- Take the tablets whole with a glass of water with or without food or milk. Do not crush or chew the tablets.
- The medicine works best if taken with meal or within 30 minutes of a meal.
- Talk to your doctor if you have kidney problems, inflammation of colon (colitis) or if you are taking medicines to thin the blood (e.g. warfarin).
- Do not take cefixime if you are allergic to it or to any type of cephalosporin or penicillin drugs.
- Do not take cefexime if you have allergic reaction (rash, swallowing or breathing problems, swelling of lips, face, tongue and throat).
- Do not give cefixime to a child less than 6 months of age.
Frequently asked questions FOR CEFIT (CUBIT)
Q. What is cefexime and what is it used for?
Cefexime (also available as Topcef/ Taxem/ Mahacef/ Zifi/ Suprax) is a cephalosporin antibiotic used for a variety of infections of the throat, chest and urinary tract and infections like typhoid or gonorrhea
Q. Is cefixime same as penicillin?
It is not penicillin
Q. Does it contain sulfur?
It does not contain sulfur
Q. Does cefexime affect birth control?
There is no evidence of cefexime affecting contraception. Please consult your doctor to confirm whether you require a secondary birth control measure while taking levofloxacin.