Active substance: Cefixime

Dosage: 100 mg

Price: €38.45 – €422.17

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What Cefixime Is And What It Is Used For

Cefixime is a semi-synthetic antibiotic, a potent and effective bactericidal agent that readily breaks down harmful bacteria. It fights a variety of diseases, making it a useful ally in the treatment of various ear, nose and throat disorders, such as sinusitis and otitis media, respiratory tract infections and even pneumonia.

Indications for use of Cefixime

Cefixime belongs to the second generation of antibiotics and is prescribed for the following conditions:

  • ENT diseases (sinusitis, pharyngitis, tonsillitis, otitis);
  • respiratory tract diseases (bronchitis, pneumonia, pleurisy);
  • diseases of the biliary tract (cholangitis, cholecystitis);
  • diseases of the urogenital system (pyelonephritis, cystitis, endometritis, prostatitis);
  • infectious diseases of the skin, soft tissues and bones (Lyme disease);
  • Scarlet fever (acute infectious disease characterised by fever, intoxication, sore throat and profuse rash);
  • cystic fibrosis (an inherited disease of the glands of external secretion, mainly manifested by diseases of the gastrointestinal tract and respiratory system)
  • gonorrhoea.

Contraindications For Use

Contraindications to the administration of this antibiotic include:

  • Individual sensitivity to cefixime or other components of the drug;
  • Hypersensitivity to penicillins;
  • Bronchial asthma;
  • Renal insufficiency;
  • porphyria.

Before treatment. Inform your doctor of any medical conditions, allergies or medications you are taking. This will help your doctor determine the appropriate regimen and dose of Cefixime.

Cefixime Side Effects

Cefixime is generally well tolerated by patients and side effects are rare. However, in some cases a number of adverse reactions may occur:

  • hearing loss
  • allergy, skin pruritus, rash, oedema, anaphylactic reactions
  • headache, dizziness; bruising for no apparent reason.
  • gastrointestinal disorders, stomach cramps, nausea, vomiting, bloating;
  • fever, dry skin;
  • Stevens-Johnson syndrome.

In case of adverse reactions, contact or consult your doctor immediately.

Cefixime Dosage and Administration

Caution: Your doctor will decide your individual dose of Cefixime and the necessary duration of treatment. Do not attempt to self-medicate. Consult your doctor before starting treatment.

The tablets are taken orally with plenty of water.

In adults and children over 30 kg, 400 mg once or 200 mg twice daily is indicated. In children, depending on the severity of the disease, the daily dose of cefixime is usually 1.5-8 mg per 1 kg body weight. Treatment lasts from 3 to 14 days, depending on the type and severity of the disease.