Cefixime + Dicloxacillin + Lactobacillus is a combination of three medicines: Cefixime + Dicloxacillin + Lactobacillus1, Cefixime + Dicloxacillin + Lactobacillus2 and Cefixime + Dicloxacillin + Lactobacillus3. Cefixime + Dicloxacillin + Lactobacillus1 and Cefixime + Dicloxacillin + Lactobacillus2 are antibiotics which work by preventing the formation of the bacterial protective covering which is essential for the survival of bacteria in the human body. Together, they treat your infection effectively. Cefixime + Dicloxacillin + Lactobacillus3 is a live microorganism which restores the balance of good bacteria in the intestine that may get upset with antibiotic use or due to intestinal infections.
Q. Can the use of Cefi XL D RF 200 Tablet cause nausea and vomiting?
Yes, the use of Cefi XL D RF 200 Tablet can cause nausea and vomiting. Taking it with milk, food or with antacids can prevent nausea. Avoid taking fatty or fried foods along with this medicine. In case of vomiting, drink plenty of water or other fluids by taking small frequent sips. Talk to your doctor if vomiting persists and you notice signs of dehydration, like dark colored and strong-smelling urine and a low frequency of urination. Do not take any other medicine without speaking to a doctor.
Q. Are there any specific conditions in which Cefi XL D RF 200 Tablet should not be taken?
The use of Cefi XL D RF 200 Tablet should be avoided in patients with known allergy to any of the components or excipients of this medicine.
Q. Can I stop taking Cefi XL D RF 200 Tablet when I feel better?
No, do not stop taking Cefi XL D RF 200 Tablet and complete the full course of treatment even if you feel better. Your symptoms may improve before the infection is completely cured.
Q. How long does Cefi XL D RF 200 Tablet takes to work?
Usually, Cefi XL D RF 200 Tablet 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 Cefi XL D RF 200 Tablet?
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.
Q. Can the use of Cefi XL D RF 200 Tablet cause diarrhea?
Yes, the use of Cefi XL D RF 200 Tablet 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 you are experiencing severe diarrhea, talk to your doctor about it.
Q. What is Cefi XL D RF 200 Tablet used for?
Cefixime is a cephalosporin antibiotic which treats infection by killing the bacteria responsible for the infection. Dicloxacillin is an antibiotic in the penicillin group of drugs. It fights bacteria in your body and is used to treat many different types of infections caused by bacteria such as bronchitis, pneumonia, or staphylococcal (also called "staph") infections.
Q. What are the instructions for the storage and disposal of Cefi XL D RF 200 Tablet?
Keep this medicine in the packet or the container 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.
Q. Can Cefixime / Dicloxacillin be used for pharyngitis and tonsillitis?
Yes, Cefi XL D RF 200 Tablet is used for treating pharyngitis and tonsillitis. But please consult your doctor before taking the medicine.
Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 8th Apr 2021. The medicine details are for information purpose only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicine.