Fix-A

Fix-A

cefixime

Manufacturer:

ACME

Distributor:

EAON Enterprises

Marketer:

Euro Generics
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Cefixime trihydrate
Indications/Uses
Bronchitis, bronchiectasis w/ infection, secondary infections of chronic resp tract disease, pneumonia; pyelonephritis, cystitis, gonococcal urethritis; cholecystitis, cholangitis; scarlet fever; otitis media & sinusitis.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Childn 11-12 yr 15 mL, 5-10 yr 10 mL, 1-4 yr 5 mL, 6 mth-1 yr 3.75 mL.
Administration
Should be taken with food.
Contraindications
Hypersensitivity to cephalosporins or penicillins. Personal or familial history of some form of allergy eg, bronchial asthma, rash & urticaria; serious renal function disorder; poor oral nutrition, therapy w/ parenteral nutrition. Elderly patients or those in a debilitated state.
Special Precautions
Pregnancy. Newborns & prematures.
Adverse Reactions
Diarrhea & stool changes. Nausea, abdominal pain, dyspepsia, vomiting, flatulence, headache & dizziness; rash, pruritus, urticaria, drug fever & arthralgia.
MIMS Class
ATC Classification
J01DD08 - cefixime ; Belongs to the class of third-generation cephalosporins. Used in the systemic treatment of infections.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Fix-A powd for oral susp 100 mg/5 mL
Packing/Price
37.5 mL x 1's;50 mL x 1's
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