Medicine Overview of Taxim-O Oral Drops
Taxim-O 25 mg Oral Drops 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.
Side Effects of Taxim-O are Vomiting, Nausea, Stomach pain, Indigestion, Diarrhoea.
Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Measure it with a marked dropper and take it as directed. Taxim-O 25 mg Oral Drops may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.
Taxim-O 25 mg Oral Drops 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 Taxim-O Oral Drops
Your doctor has prescribed Taxim-O 25 mg Oral Drops 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 Taxim-O 25 mg Oral Drops 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 Taxim-O 25 mg Oral Drops as it may cause increased side effects.
Taxim-O Oral Drops related warnings
Taxim-O 25 mg Oral Drops 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.
Taxim-O 25 mg Oral Drops 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 Taxim-O 25 mg Oral Drops, since it may have possible effects such as rash and diarrhea.
Taxim-O 25 mg Oral Drops does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Taxim-O 25 mg Oral Drops should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Taxim-O 25 mg Oral Drops may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Taxim-O 25 mg Oral Drops should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Taxim-O 25 mg Oral Drops may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
If you miss a dose of Taxim-O 25 mg Oral Drops, 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.
Questions Related to Taxim-O
I got burnt my bike cylenser and now the puss is coming out of the sore. Kindly recommend some ointment or medicine
Dr. Pushkar Mani
Neomycin cream to be applied locallyAlso take antibiotic taxim o 200 mg two times daily for 5 days
Hello sir, Am feeling fever and body pain from last 3 days and i also taken paracetamol teb. but still am not feeling well. kindly suggest
Dr. Pushkar Mani
taxim o 200 mg twice daily for 5 daysomez d once daily for 5 dayscalpol 650 mg twice daily for 5 days
pls suggest medicine for acute typhoid can i take dolo 65p?
Dr. Pushkar Mani
take taxim o 200 mg twice daily & paracetamol 500 mg twice daily & omez d once daily in empty stomach all for 7 days
Sir can u suggest me medicine for open wound injection and tablet. I m a wound in my leg and it increase daily wt cn I do
Dr. Pushkar Mani
plz do some test alsoCBC,ESR, Blood sugar fasting & PPand take TAXIM O 200 mg twice daily for 5 daysZincovit once daily for 10 days
High fever,throat pain, body pain and cold sensation. Infection it seems.I am feeling very uneasy.Suggest medicines I can order on 1 mg and feel easy.
Dr. Pushkar Mani
taxim O 200 mg twice daily for 5 dayscalpol 650mg twice daily for 5 daystab ZIncovit once daily for 5 daysrabkeind DSR once daily for 15 days
10 days ago I got my wisdom teeth removed.after the removal the compounder gave me 3 injection (tetanus,pain killer n 1 more).he injected 2 needle in left arm and 1 in right arm. Then after 4 days I was having very intense pain in my left arm and that area became hard.now that area has became hard, red,swollen from inside,it is also hot. I consulted a doctor here he told that puff has accumulated in the area because injection was not injected in the right place.he told me to remove it through cutting.Should I get it removed through surgery or I will heal in time?
Dr. Pushkar Mani
Take chymoral forte thrice daily for 3 daysTaxim o 200 mg two times daily for 5 daysSee if it resolve than fine other wise consult a surgeon in hosp
got infection inside the upper right of the leg which caused due an injury while playing. already taken taxim-o and augmentin got skin allergy by using them. dermatology suggested not to use cefexim
Dr. Sunil Sekhri
It is better to get antiseptic dressing done by a Doctor everyday. Also take tab Loridin 1 tab Od x 3 days.
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Frequently asked questions about Taxim-O Oral Drops
Q. What is Taxim-o and what is it used for?
Taxim-o 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 Taxim-o used for diarrhea?
Taxim-o has not been indicated for the treatment of diarrhea. Please talk to your doctor if you have diarrhea before taking any antibiotics.
Q. Is Taxim-o a cephalosporin?
Yes, Taxim-o belongs to a group of antibiotics called 'cephalosporins'.
Q. Is Taxim-o safe for infants?
Safety of Taxim-o 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 Taxim-o a penicillin?
Taxim-o 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 Taxim-o cause diarrhea?
Diarrhea is a common side effect of Taxim-o. 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 Taxim-o cause constipation?
Constipation has not been reported as a side effect with Taxim-o. Please consult your doctor in case you experience constipation while taking Taxim-o.
Q. Does Taxim-o cure chlamydia?
Taxim-o 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 Taxim-o contain penicillin?
Taxim-o is a cephalosporin which has an action similar to penicillins but it does not contain any penicillin.
Q. Does Taxim-o cover pseudomonas?
No, Taxim-o is not active against pseudomonas. Most strains of pseudomonas are resistant to Taxim-o. Please consult your doctor if you have pseudomonas infections for the appropriate antibiotic treatment.
Q. Does Taxim-o contain sulfur?
No, Taxim-o does not contain sulfur. Please check the package leaflet (patient information leaflet) before using any medicine for its contents.
Q. Does Taxim-o cure syphilis?
Taxim-o 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 Taxim-o cure gonorrhea?
Taxim-o 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 Taxim-o treat typhoid?
Taxim-o is not indicated for the treatment of typhoid by the government regulatory authorities. However, Indian Academy of Pediatrics recommend the use of Taxim-o 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 Taxim-o affect birth control?
There is no evidence of cefexime affecting birth control (contraception). However, interactions may occur and Taxim-o may affect the action of birth control pills. Please consult your doctor to confirm whether you require a extra birth control measure while taking Taxim-o.
Q. Can I take Taxim-o with azithromycin?
No interactions have been clinically observed between Taxim-o and azithromycin. However, interactions may occur. Always consult with your doctor before taking two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Taxim-o and doxycycline together?
No interactions have been clinically observed between Taxim-o and doxycycline. However, interactions may occur. Always consult with your doctor before taking two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Taxim-o with paracetamol?
No interactions have been clinically observed between Taxim-o and paracetamol. However, interactions may occur. Always consult with your doctor before taking two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Taxim-o with folic acid?
Folic acid can be taken with Taxim-o 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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