Hicef 200mg Tablet

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Composition for Hicef 200mg Tablet

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Medicine Overview of Hicef Tablet

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Uses of Hicef Tablet

Hicef 200mg Tablet is used in the treatment of bacterial infections
It is used for short-term treatment of bacterial infections of urinary tract, skin and soft-tissue, ear, bone, blood, abdomen, genital and lungs (pneumonia). It is also used to prevent infections after surgery.
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Side effects of Hicef Tablet

Common

Nausea, Diarrhoea, Allergic reaction.

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How to use Hicef 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 Hicef 200mg Tablet at a fixed time.

How Hicef Tablet works

Hicef 200mg tablet is an antibiotic. It kills bacteria by preventing them from forming their own protective covering which is required for their survival in the human body.

In Depth Information on Hicef Tablet

Expert advice for Hicef Tablet

  • Make sure you complete the course even if you start to feel better.
  • Discontinue Hicef 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.
  • If you're on blood thinners, Hicef can interact with your medications and increase your bleeding tendencies.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Hicef 200mg Tablet
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Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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Pregnancy
SAFE
Hicef 200mg Tablet is safe to use during pregnancy.

Adequate and well-controlled human studies have shown low or no risk.
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Lactation
CAUTION
Hicef 200mg Tablet should be used with caution during lactat
ion. Breast feeding should be held until the treatment of the mother is completed and the drug is eliminated from her body.
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Driving
Hicef 200mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, o
r decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
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Kidney
SAFE
Hicef 200mg Tablet is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Hicef 200mg Tablet is recommended.

However, inform your doctor if you have any underlying kidney disease.
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Liver
Hicef 200mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with severe liver disease. Dose adjustment of Hicef 200mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Dose adjustment of Hicef 200mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with mild to moderate liver disease.
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Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Ceftriaxone, 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.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Hicef 200mg Tablet

Frequently asked questions for Ceftriaxone

Q. Is it bactericidal or bacteristatic?
It is a cephalosporin antibiotic. It is bactericidal drug
Q. Is ceftriaxone compatible with potassium or potassium chloride?
Yes, ceftriaxone is compatible with potassium or potassium chloride when taken together
Hicef is active against pseudomonas, staphylococcus, and klebsiella bacteria. It has no activity against chlamydia, methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (mrsa), and mycoplasma.
Q. Is ceftriaxone a form of penicillin drug?
No, ceftriaxone is not a penicillin drug
Yes, Hicef is safe in liver disease. Please consult your doctor for your medical condition before taking the drug
No, all are different cephalosporin antibiotics. Monocef-o, Monocef 200, or Monocef tablet contain cefpodoxmine, and Cefakind, or Cefakind 250 contain cefuroxime
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