CEFOCEF PLUS TABLET 200 MG/200 MG


Overview

Uses of Cefocef Plus Tablet

CEFOCEF PLUS TABLET 200 MG/200 MG is used in the treatment of bacterial infections.

Cefocef Plus Tablet side effects

Common
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Diarrhea
  • Stomach pain
  • Indigestion
  • Flatulence

How to use Cefocef Plus 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. CEFOCEF PLUS TABLET 200 MG/200 MG is to be taken with food.

How Cefocef Plus Tablet works

CEFOCEF PLUS TABLET 200 MG/200 MG is a combination of two antibiotics: Cefixime and Ofloxacin. Cefixime works by preventing the formation of the bacterial protective covering which is essential for the survival of the bacteria in the human body. Ofloxacin works by preventing the bacteria from reproducing and repairing themselves. Together, they treat your infection effectively.

Cefocef Plus Tablet related warnings

Alcohol
CAUTION
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
CEFOCEF PLUS TABLET 200 MG/200 MG may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.
Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
CAUTION
CEFOCEF PLUS TABLET 200 MG/200 MG is probably unsafe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggest that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
CEFOCEF PLUS TABLET 200 MG/200 MG may make you feel dizzy, drowsy or affect your vision. Do not drive until your vision is clear.
Kidney
CAUTION
CEFOCEF PLUS TABLET 200 MG/200 MG should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of CEFOCEF PLUS TABLET 200 MG/200 MG may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
CAUTION
CEFOCEF PLUS TABLET 200 MG/200 MG should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of CEFOCEF PLUS TABLET 200 MG/200 MG may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

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Expert Advice

  • You have been prescribed CEFOCEF PLUS TABLET 200 MG/200 MG 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.
  • Take it with food to avoid an upset stomach.
  • Diarrhea may occur as a side effect but should stop when your course is complete. Inform your doctor if it does not stop or if you find blood in your stools.
  • Discontinue CEFOCEF PLUS TABLET 200 MG/200 MG and inform your doctor immediately if you get a rash, itchy skin, swelling of face and mouth, or have difficulty in breathing.
  • Notify your doctor if you feel pain in your tendons, numbness, or tingling sensations.
  • Inform your doctor if you are pregnant or planning to conceive or breastfeeding.

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Cefocef Plus

Can I take fixime 200 antibiotic for cold and dry cough.
Dr. Waseem Mirza
Sexologist
u shouldn't take antibiotics without prescription, for simple cold n cough take syp corex-Dx 1 tsf tid, for cold DO STEAM INHALAION TWICE DAILY, WARM SALINE GARGLES, AVOID EXPOSURE TO COLD,TAKE REST tab levocet 1 tab bd for 5 days, take healthy diet to boost ur immunity comprising of proteins, vitamins particularly vit C, take plenty of fluids if not better in 3 days consult physician hope this helps, antibiotics are reserved only for bacterial infections , most cold like illnesses are viral so no need of antibiotics
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
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FAQs

Q. What are the instructions for storage and disposal of Cefocef Plus?
Keep this medicine in the container or the pack it came in, tightly closed. Store it according to the instructions mentioned on the pack or label. Dispose of the unused medicine. Make sure it is not consumed by pets, children and other people.
Q. Can I stop taking Cefocef Plus when I feel better?
No, do not stop taking Cefocef Plus and complete the full course of treatment even if you feel better. Your symptoms may improve before the infection is completely cured.
Q. What if I miss my dose?
Take Cefocef Plus as soon as you remember it. However, do not take it if it's almost time for your next dose. Also, do not take an extra dose to make up for your missed dose.
Q. Can the use of Cefocef Plus cause diarrhea?
Yes, the use of Cefocef Plus 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 you are experiencing severe diarrhea, talk to your doctor about it.
Q. What if I don't get better after using Cefocef Plus?
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. Does the use of Cefocef Plus help treat Urinary tract infections (UTIs)?
The use of Cefocef Plus is advised in the treatment of Urinary tract infections (UTIs).
Q. Can the use of Cefocef Plus cause diarrhea?
Yes, the use of Cefocef Plus can cause diarrhea. Antibiotics can kill the good and helpful bacteria in your stomach or intestine and cause diarrhea. In case of diarrhea, drink plenty of water or other fluids. Talk to your doctor if diarrhea persists and you notice any signs of dehydration, like less urination with dark colored and strong-smelling urine. Do not take any other medicine without consulting a doctor.
Q. What are the treatment options of UTI and how to prevent it?
Take your antibiotics exactly as prescribed and never skip doses. It will help cure the infection faster. Change personal hygiene habits and urinate before and after sexual activity. Drink plenty of water to help clear the bacteria from your body and always try to fully empty your bladder when you pee.
Q. Can I drive while I am taking Cefocef Plus?
No, taking Cefocef Plus may make you feel sleepy, dizzy or could affect your eyesight. So, do not drive or use machines until you know how this medicine affects you.
Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 1st Dec 2017.
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