Medicine : Pexoflox (100tab)
|Manufacturer:||Apex Laboratories Pvt Ltd|
|Generic Use:||Cefixime , Ofloxacin|
|Composition:||Cefixime(50 Mg) , Ofloxacin(50 Mg)|
|Substitutes:||pexoflox (100tab) , brutacef o(100tab) , pexoflox (100tab) , brutacef o(100tab)|
Generic ( Cefixime )
|Typical use Of Cefixime :||Cefixime Is Used In The Treatment Of Infections Of Ear, Nose, Sinuses, Throat, Chest, Lungs And Urinary System.|
|Mechanism of action of Cefixime :||Cefixime Kills Bacteria By Binding To Specific Proteins And Preventing The Formation Of The Walls That Surround Them. The Walls Are Necessary To Protect Bacteria From Their Environment And To Keep The Contents Of The Bacterial Cell Together.|
|Drug Interaction of Cefixime :||Cefixime May Increase The Bleeding Tendency With Blood Thinning Drugs Such As Warfarin. Probenecid May Decrease The Removal Of Cefixime By The Kidneys. Always Consult Your Physician For The Change Of Dose Regimen Or An Alternative Drug Of Choice That May Strictly Be Required.|
|Side effects of Cefixime :||Abdominal Pain, Loose Stools, Indigestion, Urge To Vomit, Vomiting, Excessive Passing Of Wind Or Gas, Jaundice, Superinfection In The Gut, Increased Level Of Liver Enzyme In The Blood, Headaches, Dizziness, Breathlessness, Kidney Dysfunction, Severe Allergic Reactions Leading To Swallowing Or Breathing Problems, Swelling Of Lips, Face, Throat Or Tongue, Blistering Or Bleeding Of The Skin Around Lips, Eyes, Mouth, Nose And Genitals, Flu-like Symptoms And Fever, Severe Blistering Rash, Skin Rash, Skin Lesions With A Pink/red Ring And A Pale Centre, Bruising Or Bleeding, Joint Pain, Skin Rashes With Itching, Itching In The Genital Or Vaginal Area, Increase Or Decrease In Number Of Blood Cells.|
INTERACTIONS OF CEFIXIME
How Cefixime will impact on Pregnancy ?Studies In Animals Have Shown No Risk To The Fetus, However There Are No Sufficient Studies In Humans. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.
How Cefixime will impact during lactation(breastfeeding) ?Moderately Safe: No Studies Have Been Conducted In Breastfeeding Women, However There Is Possibility Of Ill Effect To The Breastfed Infants; Or Studies Conducted In Breastfeeding Women Show Minimal Non-threatening Side Effects To The Infants. Drugs Should Be Given Only If The Potential Benefit Justifies The Potential Risk To The Infant. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.
Medicine & Alcohol use and effect of CefiximeNo Studies Found
Generic ( Ofloxacin )
|Typical use Of Ofloxacin :||To Treat Bacterial Infections Including Urinary Tract Infections, Respiratory Infections , Skin And Soft Tissue Infections, Sexually Transmitted Infections (of Urethra And Cervix) And External Eye Infections (conjuctivitis).|
|Mechanism of action of Ofloxacin :||Ofloxacin Belongs To The Group Of Medicines Called Fluoroquinolone Antibiotics. They Cure The Infection By Inhibiting The DNA Formation And Killing The Bacteria.|
|Drug Interaction of Ofloxacin :||Ofloxacin May Interact With Other Drugs Including Drugs That Are Used To Treat The Abnormal Rate And Rhythm Of Heart (antiarrythmics Viz Quindine, Hydroquindine, Disopyramide, Amiodarone, Sotalol, Dofetilide, Ibutilide), Tricyclic Anti-depressants , Antibiotics (azithromycin) And Some Anti-psychotics. Always Consult Your Physician For The Change Of Dose Regimen Or An Alternative Drug Of Choice That May Strictly Be Required.|
|Side effects of Ofloxacin :||When Used As Eye-drops, Side Effects Include Visual Disturbance, Tearing, Mild Stinging, Burning Or Pricking, Irritation, Ocular Discomfort, Inflammation, Redness, Itching, Allergic Reactions In The Eye (including Itchiness Of The Eye And Eyelid), Sensitivity To Light, Eye Swelling. When Used Orally, Side Effects Include Dizziness, Nausea, Allergic Reactions (swelling Of Face, Lips Or Other Parts Of The Body; Rash Or Itching On The Skin; Swelling Of The Mouth, Tongue Or Throat That Can Obstruct The Airways Which May Cause Wheezing, Difficulty Swallowing, Breathing Or Shortness Of Breath; Severe Sudden Life-threatening Allergic Reaction), Swelling Of The Face.|
INTERACTIONS OF OFLOXACIN
How Ofloxacin will impact on Pregnancy ?Studies In Animals Have Shown Risk To Fetus, However There Are No Sufficient Studies In Humans. This Drug May Be Used In Pregnant Women If Benefit Outweighs The Risk. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.
How Ofloxacin will impact during lactation(breastfeeding) ?Contraindicated: The Drug Should Not Be Used By Breastfeeding Women, As Evidences From Studies Have Shown That There Is A High Risk Of Causing Significant Damage To Infants.
Medicine & Alcohol use and effect of OfloxacinNo Studies Found