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Trufix 100 mg Tablet


Overview

Uses of Trufix Tablet

Trufix Tablet side effects

Common
  • Vomiting
  • Nausea
  • Stomach pain
  • Indigestion
  • Diarrhea

How to use Trufix 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. Trufix 100 mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Trufix Tablet works

Trufix 100 mg Tablet is an antibiotic. It kills bacteria by preventing them from forming the bacterial protective covering (cell wall) which is needed for them to survive.

Trufix Tablet related warnings

Alcohol
CAUTION
It is unsafe to consume alcohol with Trufix 100 mg Tablet.
Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Trufix 100 mg Tablet is probably safe to use during pregnancy.
Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the fetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
SAFE
Trufix 100 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 Trufix 100 mg Tablet, since it may have possible effects such as rash and diarrhea.
Driving
SAFE
Trufix 100 mg Tablet does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
CAUTION
Trufix 100 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Trufix 100 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
CAUTION
Trufix 100 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Trufix 100 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Trufix Tablet?

If you miss a dose of Trufix 100 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.

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Expert Advice

  • Your doctor has prescribed Trufix 100 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.
  • Take it with food to avoid an upset stomach.
  • 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.
  • Avoid consuming alcohol while taking Trufix 100 mg Tablet as it may cause increased side effects.
  • Discontinue Trufix 100 mg Tablet and inform your doctor immediately if you get a rash, itchy skin, swelling of face and mouth, or have difficulty in breathing.

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Trufix

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My baby is having stomach problem. Frequent loose motion
Dr. Gopal Samdani
Child Specialist
Please consult Dr. will take detail history and will examine your child in detail. may ask you for lab test on blood urine stool etc if necessary. All information will be used to determine exact underlying cause of problem. Depending upon cause will prescribe you treatmentdiarrhea can be caused by: inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) bacterial infections viral infections parasites malnutrition improper food preparation poor hygieneMake sure your child drinks plenty of fluids. Do not feed them foods that seem to trigger diarrhea. Wash your hands often ? especially after each diaper change ? to avoid spreading bacteria in the home.t?s important to follow the doctor?s advice carefully. Avoid giving your child foods or liquids that trigger diarrhea. Stick with bland foods instead (such as potatoes, toast, or bananas) until the diarrhea has subsided.
How much dose of ceftriaxone is neccesary for preventing drug resistance in body
Dr. Khoobsurat Najma
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it is an antibiotic and is used for treating bacterial infections
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FAQs

Q. How long should I take Trufix?

You should take Trufix as long as advised by your doctor. It is usually prescribed for 7-14 days. Take it for the full duration of your treatment.

Q. Can I stop taking Trufix when I feel better?

No, do not stop taking Trufix before completing the full course of treatment. Your may start feeling better before the infection is completely cured. So, it is important to take this medicine for the duration advised by the doctor.

Q. Is Trufix a strong antibiotic?

Yes, Trufix is a strong antibiotic i.e broad-spectrum antibiotic, which is used to treat variety of bacterial infection like Urinary tract infection, Otitis Media, Pharyngitis and Tonsillitis, Bronchitis and Gonorrhea

Q. Can the use of Trufix cause diarrhea?

Yes, the use of Trufix can cause diarrhea. It is an antibiotic which kills the harmful bacteria. However, it also affects the helpful bacteria in your stomach or intestine and causes diarrhea. If diarrhea persists, talk to your doctor about it.

Q. Can I stop taking Trufix when my symptoms are relieved?

No, do not stop taking Trufix and complete the full course of treatment even if you feel better. Your symptoms may improve before the infection is completely cured.

Q. Is Trufix used in typhoid?

Indian Association of Pediatrics (IAP) recommends the use of Trufix in children for uncomplicated typhoid fever.

Q. How long does Trufix takes to work?

Usually, Trufix starts working soon after taking it. However, it may take some days to kill all the harmful bacteria and make you feel better.

Q. What if I don't get better after using Trufix?

Inform your doctor if you don't feel better after finishing the full course of treatment. Also, inform him if your symptoms are getting worse while using this medicine.

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197/1, Periyapalayam Road, Manjankaranai, Tiruvallur (Dist), Chennai - 601 102., Tamil Nadu
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