Zaxtro 200mg Tablet

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Alkem Laboratories Ltd

Composition for Zaxtro 200mg Tablet

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Primarily used for

Serious bacterial infections
300
₹50.0/Tablet
6 tablets in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Zaxtro Tablet

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Uses of Zaxtro Tablet

Zaxtro 200mg Tablet is used in serious bacterial infections
It is used for respiratory tract infections, urinary tract infection, skin and skin structure infections and gynaecological infections.
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Side effects of Zaxtro Tablet

Common

Nausea, Vomiting, Seizure.

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

How Zaxtro Tablet works

Zaxtro 200mg tablet is an antibiotic. It kills bacteria by preventing them from forming their own protective covering which is required for their survival in the human body.

In Depth Information on Zaxtro Tablet

Expert advice for Zaxtro Tablet

Faropenem tablet should be used with caution in patients with poor oral intake or poor general state because of vitamin K deficiency and elderly people. Do not start or continue the faropenem and consult your doctor:
  • If you have a family history of allergy (atopy) or severe allergic reaction (hypersensitivity) to penicillin,cephalosporin or carbapenem drugs.
  • If you have kidney problem.
  • If you are pregnant, planning to become pregnant, or breastfeeding.
  • If you experience diarrhea andloose bowel movements.
 
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Warnings
Special precautions for Zaxtro 200mg Tablet
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Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Zaxtro 200mg 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.
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Lactation
Zaxtro 200mg Tablet is probably safe to use during lactation
. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
It is not known whether Zaxtro 200mg Tablet alters the abili
ty to drive. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react.
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Kidney
There is limited information available on the use of Zaxtro
200mg Tablet in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
There is limited information available on the use of Zaxtro
200mg Tablet in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Encorate Syrup, Validin 500mg Tablet CR, Valon 200mg Tablet CR, Valon 300mg Tablet CR

Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Faropenem, please consult your doctor.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Zaxtro 200mg Tablet

Frequently asked questions for Faropenem

Zaxtro sodium is an antibiotic which belongs to the carbapenem group of beta-lactam antibiotics. It shows a broad antibacterial activity against both aerobic and anaerobic gram-positive and gram-negative bacteria.
Zaxtro is relatively safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor.
Zaxtro is the drug of choice for many infections caused by gram-positive as well as gram-negative bacteria, including some anaerobes. It is mainly effective against Streptococcus pyogenes, Staphylococcus saprophyticus, Staphylococcus epidermidis, Streptococcus milleri, Streptococcus viridans, Staphylococcus aureus, oxacillin susceptible staphylococci, Enterococcus faecalis, Enterococcus faecalis, Enterococcus faecium, Neisseria gonorrhoeae, Neisseria meningitides, Haemophillus influenzae, Moraxella catarrhalis, Escherichia coli, Proteus mirabilis, Providentia stuartii, Bacteroides fragilis, Clostridium perfringens, Citrobacter spp., Salmonella spp., Shigella spp., Klebsiella spp., and Peptostreptococcus spp.

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