Oracef

Oracef

cefixime

Manufacturer:

Micro Labs

Distributor:

Zizawa Healthcare
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Cefixime
Indications/Uses
Uncomplicated UTI, otitis media, pharyngitis & tonsillitis, acute bronchitis & exacerbations of chronic bronchitis, uncomplicated gonorrhea.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Adult Treatment of uncomplicated cervical/urethral gonococcal infections 400 mg daily.
Administration
May be taken with or without food: May be taken w/ food or milk to reduce GI discomfort.
Contraindications
Hypersensitivity to cephalosporins.
Special Precautions
History of penicillin allergy. Pregnancy & lactation.
Adverse Reactions
Diarrhea, loose stools, abdominal pain, dyspepsia, nausea & vomiting, skin rashes, urticaria, drug fever & pruritus. Erythema multiforme, Stevens-Johnson syndrome & serum sickness-like reactions, transient elevations in SGPT, SGOT, alkaline phosphatase, BUN or creatinine; headache or dizziness.
MIMS Class
ATC Classification
J01DD08 - cefixime ; Belongs to the class of third-generation cephalosporins. Used in the systemic treatment of infections.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Oracef cap 200 mg
Packing/Price
4's
Form
Oracef cap 100 mg
Packing/Price
4's
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