Medicine Overview of Hicef Tablet
Uses of Hicef Tablet
Hicef 200mg Tablet is used in the treatment of bacterial infections.
Side effects of Hicef Tablet
Nausea, Diarrhoea, Allergic reaction.
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 the bacteria by attacking their cell wall. Specifically, it prevents the synthesis of a substance in the cell wall called peptidoglycan, which provides the cell wall with the strength required for survival of bacteria in human body.
In Depth Information on Hicef Tablet
Expert advice for Hicef Tablet
- Always take the complete course of treatment, as advised by your doctor even if you feel better.
- Never take an antibiotic for a viral infection like a cold or the flu.
- Can lead to nausea and diarrhoea frequently. If this becomes severe or persistent or you notice that your stool contains blood or mucus you should stop taking Hicef immediately and consult your doctor.
- Inform your doctor if you develop a rash or other unexpected symptoms.
- Inform your doctor if there is the previous history of drug allergy.
- Inform your doctor if you have ever been diagnosed with kidney or liver problems.
Special precautions for Hicef 200mg Tablet
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Hicef 200mg Tablet is safe to use during pregnancy.+more
Adequate and well-controlled human studies have shown low or no risk....
Adequate and well-controlled human studies have shown low or no risk.
Hicef 200mg Tablet should be used with caution during lactat+more
ion. Breast feeding should be held until the treatment of the mother is completed and the drug is eliminated from her body....
Hicef 200mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, o+more
r decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive....
Hicef 200mg Tablet is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Hicef 200mg Tablet is recommended.+more
However, talk to your doctor if you have any underlying kidney disease....
However, talk to your doctor if you have any underlying kidney disease.
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.+more
Dose adjustment of Hicef 200mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with mild to moderate liver disease....
Dose adjustment of Hicef 200mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with mild to moderate liver disease.
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.
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
Q. Is Hicef the same as cephalexin, Monocef-o, Monocef 200, Monocef tablet, Cefakind, or Cefakind 250?
No, all are different cephalosporin antibiotics. Monocef-o, Monocef 200, or Monocef tablet contain cefpodoxmine, and Cefakind, or Cefakind 250 contain cefuroxime
Substitutes for Hicef Tablet
Cewar 200mg Tablet
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