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Nokicef 200 mg Tablet

Foregen Healthcare Ltd

Composition for Nokicef 200 mg Tablet

Prescription Required

Primary uses of Nokicef 200 mg Tablet

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MRP
97.55
₹9.75/Tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Nokicef Tablet

Uses of Nokicef Tablet

Nokicef 200 mg 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.

Nokicef Tablet side effects

Common

Side Effects of Nokicef are Vomiting, Nausea, Stomach pain, Indigestion, Diarrhoea.

How to use Nokicef 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. Nokicef 200 mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Nokicef Tablet works

Nokicef 200 mg Tablet is an antibiotic. It kills bacteria by preventing them from forming the bacterial protective covering which is needed for them to survive.

In Depth Information on Nokicef Tablet

Expert advice for Nokicef Tablet

  • Your doctor has prescribed Nokicef 200 mg 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.
  • Discontinue Nokicef 200 mg Tablet 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.
  • Take it with food to avoid an upset stomach.
  • Avoid consuming alcohol while taking Nokicef 200 mg Tablet as it may cause increased side effects.
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Nokicef Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Nokicef Tablet
Alcohol
CAUTION
Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Nokicef 200 mg Tablet is probably safe to use during pregnancy.
Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
SAFE
Nokicef 200 mg Tablet is safe to use during lactation. Human studies have shown that either the drug does not pass into the breastmilk in significant amount or is not expected to cause toxicity to the baby.
Avoid prolonged use of Nokicef 200 mg Tablet, since it may have possible effects such as rash and diarrhea.
Driving
SAFE
Nokicef 200 mg Tablet does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
CAUTION
Nokicef 200 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Nokicef 200 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
CAUTION
Nokicef 200 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Nokicef 200 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Nokicef Tablet?uses

If you miss a dose of Nokicef 200 mg Tablet, 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 about Nokicef Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Cefixime

Q. What is Nokicef and what is it used for?
Nokicef is a cephalosporin antibiotic used for treating many infections, for eg: infections of the ear, throat (e.g. tonsillitis, pharyngitis), chest and lungs (e.g. bronchitis, pneumonia) and urinary tract (e.g. cystitis and kidney infections).
Q. Is Nokicef used for diarrhea?
Nokicef has not been indicated for the treatment of diarrhea. Please talk to your doctor if you have diarrhea before taking any antibiotics.
Q. Is Nokicef a cephalosporin?
Yes, Nokicef belongs to a group of antibiotics called 'cephalosporins'.
Q. Is Nokicef safe for infants?
Safety of Nokicef in children less than 6 months of age (includes premature and newborn infants) has not been established. Please consult your doctor before starting any antibiotics in children.
Q. Is Nokicef a penicillin?
Nokicef is not a penicillin. It belongs to a different class of medicines known as cephalosporin and it works in a similar way as penicillins. However, they are different antibiotics. Please consult your doctor regarding their use.
Q. Does Nokicef cause diarrhea?
Diarrhea is a common side effect of Nokicef. Diarrhea has been more commonly associated with higher doses. Stop the medicine if you have severe watery diarrhea that will not stop and you are feeling weak and have a fever. immediately consult your doctor.
Q. Does Nokicef cause constipation?
Constipation has not been reported as a side effect with Nokicef. Please consult your doctor in case you experience constipation while taking Nokicef.
Q. Does Nokicef cure chlamydia?
Nokicef is not effective against chlamydia infections, so, it is not used for its treatment. Please consult your doctor if you have been diagnosed with a chlamydial infection.
Q. Does Nokicef contain penicillin?
Nokicef is a cephalosporin which has an action similar to penicillins but it does not contain any penicillin.
Q. Does Nokicef cover pseudomonas?
No, Nokicef is not active against pseudomonas. Most strains of pseudomonas are resistant to Nokicef. Please consult your doctor if you have pseudomonas infections for the appropriate antibiotic treatment.
Q. Does Nokicef contain sulfur?
No, Nokicef does not contain sulfur. Please check the package leaflet (patient information leaflet) before using any medicine for its contents.
Q. Does Nokicef cure syphilis?
Nokicef is not active against the bacteria (Treponema pallidum) which causes syphilis. So, it is not used for the treatment of syphilis. Please consult your doctor if you have signs and symptoms of syphilis.
Q. Does Nokicef cure gonorrhea?
Nokicef can be used to treat uncomplicated gonorrhea caused by Neisseria gonorrhoeae (both penicillinase and non-penicillinase producing bacteria). However, always talk to your doctor if you have any infection as it should be diagnosed properly by a doctor before the start of antibiotics. Never take antibiotics yourself.
Q. Does Nokicef treat typhoid?
Nokicef is not indicated for the treatment of typhoid by the government regulatory authorities. However, Indian Academy of Pediatrics recommend the use of Nokicef in children for uncomplicated typhoid fever. It is hence, advisable that you must take the antibiotics for typhoid fever only when it is recommended by your doctor. Do not take antibiotics yourself.
Q. Does Nokicef affect birth control?
There is no evidence of cefexime affecting birth control (contraception). However, interactions may occur and Nokicef may affect the action of birth control pills. Please consult your doctor to confirm whether you require a extra birth control measure while taking Nokicef.
Q. Can I take Nokicef with azithromycin?
No interactions have been clinically observed between Nokicef and azithromycin. However, interactions may occur. Always consult with your doctor before taking two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Nokicef and doxycycline together?
No interactions have been clinically observed between Nokicef and doxycycline. However, interactions may occur. Always consult with your doctor before taking two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Nokicef with paracetamol?
No interactions have been clinically observed between Nokicef and paracetamol. However, interactions may occur. Always consult with your doctor before taking two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Nokicef with folic acid?
Folic acid can be taken with Nokicef as no drug-drug interactions have been clinically observed between them. However, interactions may occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
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