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
  • Diarrhoea
  • 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 to 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 doesn't 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

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 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; genital and lungs (pneumonia, bronchitis). Linezolid is used for the treatment of bacterial infections of lungs (pneumonia), and some infections in or under the skin.
Q. Does the use of Kyocef-LZ helps to treat UTI?
Urinary tract infections (UTIs) are among the most common infections in people, and the use of Kyocef-LZ is usually helpful in treating an infection.
Q. Can the use of Kyocef-LZ cause diarrhea?
Yes, the use of Kyocef-LZ can cause diarrhea. Antibiotics can kill good, or helpful, bacteria in your stomach or intestine and cause diarrhea. In case, you experience diarrhea, drink plenty of water or other fluids. Talk to your doctor if you have persistent diarrhea and any signs of dehydration like less urination with dark coloured and strong-smelling urine. Do not take any other medicines without consulting a doctor.
Q. How should the Kyocef-LZ be used?
Kyocef-LZ comes as a tablet, capsule, and suspension (liquid) to take by mouth. It is usually taken with or without food every 12 or 24 hours. Take the medicine at around the same times every day. Follow the directions on your prescription label carefully, and ask your doctor to explain any part you do not understand. Take it exactly as directed. Do not take more or less of it or take it more often than prescribed by your doctor.
Q. Does the use of Kyocef-LZ is helpful in the treatment of Bronchitis?
Yes, Kyocef-LZ is helpful in the treatment of bronchitis.
Q. Can acute bronchitis turn into pneumonia?
Bronchitis can lead to pneumonia if you do not take proper treatment. Bronchitis is an infection of the airways that lead to your lungs. If bronchitis is left untreated, the infection can travel from the airways into the lungs, which can lead to pneumonia.
Q. What are the instructions for the storage and disposal of Kyocef-LZ?
Keep this medicine in the packet or container it came in, tightly closed. Store it as mentioned on the pack or label. Dispose of the unused medicine. Make sure it is not consumed by pets, children, and other people.
Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 26th Jun 2018.
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