Adults: The recommended dose of cefixime is 400 mg daily. This may be given as a 400 mg tablet daily or as 200 mg tablet every 12 hours.
For the treatment of uncomplicated cervical/urethral gonococcal infections, a single oral dose of 400 mg is recommended.
Children: The recommended dose is 8 mg/kg/day,
Children weighing more than 50 kg or older than 12 years should be treated with the recommended adult dose in the treatment of infections due to S. pyogenes, a therapeutic dosage of Cefixime should be administered for at least 10 days.
Cefixime 100 mg: Disperse one tablet in a teaspoonful of water immediately before administration.
Route of administration: Oral Route.