Cefixime + Ornidazole

Information about Cefixime + Ornidazole

Cefixime + Ornidazole Uses

Cefixime+Ornidazole is used in the treatment of bacterial infections.

How Cefixime + Ornidazole works

Cefixime + Ornidazole is a combination of two antibiotics: Cefixime and Ornidazole. Cefixime works by preventing the formation of the bacterial protective covering which is essential for the survival of bacteria in the human body. Ornidazole kills other infectious microorganisms in addition to bacteria by damaging their DNA. Together, they treat your infection effectively.

Common side effects of Cefixime + Ornidazole

Headache, Dizziness, Stomach pain, Nausea, Flatulence, Diarrhea, Loss of appetite, Indigestion
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Expert advice for Cefixime + Ornidazole

  • You have been prescribed Cefixime + Ornidazole 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.
  • Discontinue Cefixime + Ornidazole and inform your doctor immediately if you get a rash, itchy skin, swelling of face and mouth, or have difficulty in breathing.
  • Inform your doctor if you are pregnant or planning to conceive or breastfeeding.

Frequently asked questions for Cefixime + Ornidazole

Cefixime + Ornidazole

Q. What if I miss my dose?

Take Cefixime+Ornidazole as soon as you remember it. However, do not take it if it's almost time for your next dose. Also, do not take an extra dose to make up for your missed dose.

Q. What are the instructions for the storage and disposal of Cefixime+Ornidazole?

Keep this medicine in the container or the pack it came in, tightly closed. Store it according to the instructions mentioned on the pack or label. Dispose of the unused medicine. Make sure it is not consumed by pets, children and other people.


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