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Kyocef-LZ 200mg/600mg Tablet


Overview

Uses of Kyocef-LZ Tablet

Kyocef-LZ 200mg/600mg Tablet is used in the treatment of bacterial infections.

Kyocef-LZ Tablet side effects

Common
  • Diarrhea
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Headache
  • Stomach pain
  • Flatulence
  • Decreased blood cell count
  • Dyspepsia

How to use Kyocef-LZ 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. Kyocef-LZ 200mg/600mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.
Avoid Kyocef-LZ 200mg/600mg Tablet with tyramine-rich food such as cheese, smoked fish, meats and some types of beer.

How Kyocef-LZ Tablet works

Kyocef-LZ 200mg/600mg Tablet is a combination of two antibiotics: Cefixime and Linezolid. Cefixime works by preventing the formation of the bacterial protective covering which is essential for the survival of bacteria in the human body. Linezolid stops bacterial growth by preventing the synthesis of essential proteins required by bacteria to carry out vital functions. Together, they eradicate your infection effectively.

Kyocef-LZ Tablet related warnings

Alcohol
CAUTION
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Kyocef-LZ 200mg/600mg Tablet 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
Kyocef-LZ 200mg/600mg Tablet is probably unsafe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggest that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
Kyocef-LZ 200mg/600mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, drowsy or affect your vision. Do not drive until your vision is clear.
Kidney
CAUTION
Kyocef-LZ 200mg/600mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Kyocef-LZ 200mg/600mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
CAUTION
Kyocef-LZ 200mg/600mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Kyocef-LZ 200mg/600mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

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Expert Advice

  • Your doctor has prescribed Kyocef-LZ 200mg/600mg Tablet 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 come back and harder to treat.
  • Take it with food to avoid an upset stomach.
  • Avoid eating cheese, processed meats, alcohol, or soy sauce as these may raise your blood pressure.
  • 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.
  • Stop using Kyocef-LZ 200mg/600mg Tablet and inform your doctor immediately if you have a rash, itchy skin, swelling of face, or difficulty in breathing.

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Kyocef-LZ

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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
1) Am I really suffering from diabetes. I am daily doing Ramdev baba Yoga for 1 - 1/30 Hrs 2) I am normal , May I stop Tab Glycomet 500 ? 3) ECG is abnormal but 2D eco is normal. What is a problem? 4) Why Doctor is asking me to take daily Cap. BecoZinc forever. May I stop or continue? 5) I am suffering from Neck spondilites . 6) I feel giddiness, so doctor starts this medicine and asked to take forever for long time May I continue or what ?Plz give me second opinion.
Dr. Sfurti Mann
Diabetes Specialist
Your HbA1c levels will ascertain your diabetes control. You must continue glycometSR. It's dose may even beFor giddiness you may take stemetil MD tab sos and pantop DSR before breakfast
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FAQs

Q. What is Kyocef-LZ used for?

Kyocef-LZ is used in the treatment of bacterial infections. Cefixime treats infections of the urinary tract, skin, soft-tissue, ear, abdomen, genitals and lungs (pneumonia and bronchitis). Linezolid is used for the treatment of bacterial infections of lungs (pneumonia), and some infections in or under the skin.

Q. Can the use of Kyocef-LZ cause diarrhea?

Yes, the use of Kyocef-LZ can cause diarrhea. Antibiotics can kill the good and helpful bacteria present 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. Is the use of Kyocef-LZ helpful in the treatment of bronchitis?

Yes, Kyocef-LZ is helpful in the treatment of bronchitis.

Q. What are the instructions for the storage and disposal of Kyocef-LZ?

Keep this medicine in the packet or the container 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.
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