Cefozyt LX 200 mg/250 mg Tablet


Overview

Uses of Cefozyt LX Tablet
Cefozyt LX 200 mg/250 mg Tablet is used in the treatment of bacterial infections.
Cefozyt LX Tablet side effects
Common
  • Nausea
  • Diarrhoea
  • Stomach pain
  • Headache
  • Dizziness
  • Insomnia (difficulty in sleeping)
How to use Cefozyt LX 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. Cefozyt LX 200 mg/250 mg Tablet is to be taken with food.
How Cefozyt LX Tablet works
Cefozyt LX 200 mg/250 mg Tablet is a combination of two antibiotics: Cefpodoxime and Levofloxacin. Cefpodoxime works by preventing the formation of the bacterial protective covering which is essential for the survival of bacteria in the human body. Levofloxacin works by preventing the bacteria from reproducing and repairing themselves. Together, they treat your infection effectively.
Cefozyt LX Tablet related warnings
Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Cefozyt LX 200 mg/250 mg Tablet is unsafe to use during pregnancy.
There is positive evidence of human fetal risk, but the benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk, for example in life-threatening situations. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
CAUTION
Cefozyt LX 200 mg/250 mg Tablet is probably unsafe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggest that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
Cefozyt LX 200 mg/250 mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, drowsy or affect your vision. Do not drive until your vision is clear.
Kidney
CAUTION
Cefozyt LX 200 mg/250 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Cefozyt LX 200 mg/250 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
There is limited information available on the use of Cefozyt LX 200 mg/250 mg Tablet in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.
However, stop the medicine and inform your doctor if you develop any signs and symptoms of jaundice while taking this medicine.

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Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Cefozyt LX

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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Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 12th Apr 2018.
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