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C Tax-O 50mg Dry Syrup 20gm/50ml

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EMCURE PHARMA LTD (RENAL CARE)

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About C Tax-O 50mg Dry Syrup 20gm/50ml

C Tax-O 50mg Dry Syrup 20gm/50ml is a cephalosporin-type antibiotic primarily taken to treat various types of bacterial infections of the ears, lungs, and urinary tract. Additionally, it is also prescribed to treat STDs (Sexually Transmitted Diseases). Infectious or harmful bacteria can make you sick and reproduce quickly in your body. These harmful bacteria produce chemicals known as toxins, which can damage tissue and make you sick.

C Tax-O 50mg Dry Syrup 20gm/50ml kills the bacterial cell by blocking the chemical (mucopeptides) released by the outer layer (cell wall) of the bacteria. In turn, C Tax-O 50mg Dry Syrup 20gm/50ml weakens and destroys the bacterial cell wall. It is a broad range of antibiotic that helps in fighting various types of bacteria. C Tax-O 50mg Dry Syrup 20gm/50ml will not work for colds, flu, or other viral infections

C Tax-O 50mg Dry Syrup 20gm/50ml should be taken as prescribed by your doctor, preferably with a meal to avoid stomach upset and at fixed intervals every day for best results. The dose of C Tax-O 50mg Dry Syrup 20gm/50ml can vary depending upon your condition and severity of the infection. Also, it is recommended to complete the course of medicine even if you feel better as it is an antibiotic, and leaving it in between may lead to even severe infection that will in fact stop responding to the antibiotic as well (antibiotic resistance). The common side effects of C Tax-O 50mg Dry Syrup 20gm/50ml include diarrhoea, nausea, loose stools, abdominal pain, dyspepsia (Indigestion), and vomiting. Everyone need not experience the above side effects. In case of any discomfort, speak with a doctor if you notice any sudden wheeziness, tightness in the chest or throat, difficulty in breathing, swelling of the eyelids, face or lips, rash or itching (especially affecting your whole body) STOP TAKING your medicine and go to a doctor immediately.

Before starting C Tax-O 50mg Dry Syrup 20gm/50ml, please inform your doctor if you have any allergy (against any antibiotic), kidney or liver problems. Do not take C Tax-O 50mg Dry Syrup 20gm/50ml on your own as self-medication may lead to antibiotic-resistance in which antibiotics fail to act against specific bacterial infections.  If you are pregnant or breast-feeding, think you may be pregnant or are planning to have a baby, ask your doctor for advice before taking C Tax-O 50mg Dry Syrup 20gm/50ml. As far as it is known, C Tax-O 50mg Dry Syrup 20gm/50ml may be used in pregnancy. Consideration should be given to discontinuing nursing temporarily during treatment with cefixime.

Uses of C Tax-O 50mg Dry Syrup 20gm/50ml

Urinary tract infections, upper respiratory tract infections (URTI), lower respiratory tract infection, gonorrhoea (cervical/urethral), Ear infections (acute otitis media), pharyngitis (inflammation of the pharynx) and tonsillitis (inflammation of the tonsils).

Medicinal Benefits

C Tax-O 50mg Dry Syrup 20gm/50ml is a short term medication for a wide range of bacterial infections. It prevents the growth of bacteria by stopping the formation of protective covering which is vital for its growth. It prevents and treats bacterial infections like Urinary tract infections, upper respiratory tract infections (URTI), lower respiratory tract infection, gonorrhoea (cervical/urethral), Ear infections (acute otitis media), pharyngitis (inflammation of the pharynx) and tonsillitis (inflammation of the tonsils). Besides this, it also helps in the prevention of infection following burns, surgery or dental procedure, sexually transmitted infections, bone infections or scarlet fever (bacterial illness with strep throat).

Directions for Use

It’s always recommended to follow the instructions of your doctor.

Side Effects of C Tax-O 50mg Dry Syrup 20gm/50ml

Like all medicines, C Tax-O 50mg Dry Syrup 20gm/50ml can also cause side-effects, although not everybody experiences them. A most common side effect of C Tax-O 50mg Dry Syrup 20gm/50ml is diarrhoea, nausea, loose stools, abdominal pain, dyspepsia (Indigestion), and vomiting. Most of the side effects of C Tax-O 50mg Dry Syrup 20gm/50ml do not require medical attention and gradually resolve over time. However, if the side effects are persistent, reach out to your doctor. Besides this, If you experience any sudden wheeziness, tightness in the chest or throat, difficulty in breathing, swelling of the eyelids, face or lips, rash or itching (especially affecting your whole body) STOP TAKING your medicine and go to a doctor immediately.

In-Depth Precautions and Warning

Drug Warnings

Do not take C Tax-O 50mg Dry Syrup 20gm/50ml if you are allergic to C Tax-O 50mg Dry Syrup 20gm/50ml or other macrolide antibiotics. Hypersensitivity reactions including shock and fatalities have been reported with C Tax-O 50mg Dry Syrup 20gm/50ml. Discontinue use if there is a reaction and reach out to your doctor immediately. Tell your doctor if you have liver problems (jaundice), muscle problem (myasthenia gravis), heart rhythm disorder (arrhythmia), electrolyte imbalance (low potassium or magnesium level). In rare case, use of C Tax-O 50mg Dry Syrup 20gm/50ml can cause diarrhoea, so in case if you have watery or bloody diarrhoea, stop taking C Tax-O 50mg Dry Syrup 20gm/50ml and call your doctor. However, do not take any anti-diarrheal medicine until your doctor tells you. It is not known whether C Tax-O 50mg Dry Syrup 20gm/50ml harms the baby in pregnancy or not. Consult your doctor if you are pregnant, planning for pregnancy or breastfeeding before using C Tax-O 50mg Dry Syrup 20gm/50ml.

Safety Advice

  • Safety Warning

    Alcohol

    It is best to avoid alcohol while taking medication.

  • Safety Warning

    Pregnancy

    C Tax-O 50mg Dry Syrup 20gm/50ml should not be used during pregnancy unless clearly necessary. Your doctor will weigh the benefits and any potential risks before prescribing it to you. Please consult your doctor.

  • Safety Warning

    Breast Feeding

    Consult Your Doctor

    C Tax-O 50mg Dry Syrup 20gm/50ml should be administered to nursing mothers only if the benefits of therapy are judged to outweigh the potential risks to the infant. Hence it is best to consult a doctor before taking C Tax-O 50mg Dry Syrup 20gm/50ml.

  • Safety Warning

    Driving

    Drive with caution, C Tax-O 50mg Dry Syrup 20gm/50ml usually causes drowsiness and confusion it affects driving ability.

  • Safety Warning

    Liver

    C Tax-O 50mg Dry Syrup 20gm/50ml to be taken with caution, especially if you have a history of liver diseases/conditions. The dose may have to be adjusted by your doctor.

  • Safety Warning

    Kidney

    C Tax-O 50mg Dry Syrup 20gm/50ml to be taken with caution, especially if you have a history of Kidney diseases/conditions. The dose may have to be adjusted by your doctor.

Habit Forming

No

Diet & Lifestyle Advise

  • Probiotics should be taken after taking the full course of C Tax-O 50mg Dry Syrup 20gm/50ml to restore some of the healthy bacteria in the intestines that may have been killed. Taking probiotics after antibiotic treatment can reduce the risk of antibiotic-associated diarrhoea. Certain fermented foods like yoghurt, cheese, sauerkraut, kombucha and kimchi can help to restore the good bacteria of intestine. 
  • Include more fibre enriched food in your diet, as it can be easily digested by your gut bacteria, which helps stimulate their growth. Thus, fibre foods may help restore healthy gut bacteria after a course of antibiotics. Whole grains like whole-grain bread, brown rice should be included in your diet. 
  • Avoid taking too much calcium, iron-enriched foods and drinks as it might affect the working of C Tax-O 50mg Dry Syrup 20gm/50ml. 
  • Avoid intake of alcoholic beverages with C Tax-O 50mg Dry Syrup 20gm/50ml as it can make you dehydrated and affect your sleep. This can make it harder for your body to aid the C Tax-O 50mg Dry Syrup 20gm/50ml in fighting off infections.

Special Advise

  • Probiotics should be taken after taking the full course of C Tax-O 50mg Dry Syrup 20gm/50ml to restore some of the healthy bacteria in the intestine that may have been killed. Taking probiotics after antibiotic treatment can reduce the risk of antibiotic-associated diarrhoea. Certain fermented foods like yoghurt, cheese, sauerkraut and kimchi can help to restore the good bacteria of intestine.
  • Include more fibre enriched food in your diet, as it can be easily digested by your gut bacteria which helps stimulate their growth. Thus fibre foods may help restore healthy gut bacteria after taking a course of antibiotic. Whole grains like whole-grain bread, brown rice, should be included in your diet.
  • Avoid taking too much of calcium enriched foods and drinks as it might affect the working of C Tax-O 50mg Dry Syrup 20gm/50ml.
  • Avoid intake of alcoholic beverages with C Tax-O 50mg Dry Syrup 20gm/50ml as it can make you dehydrated and affect your sleep. This can make it harder for your body to aid the C Tax-O 50mg Dry Syrup 20gm/50ml in fighting off infections.

Other Information (CTA0030)

This item is Not Returnable.

Expires on or after - Mar-22

Patients Concern

Disease/Condition Glossary

The bacterial infection is a condition in which harmful bacteria enters, multiply and infect our body. It can target any body part and multiple very quickly. When you get infected with bacteria, you can experience generalized symptoms, like fevers, chills, and fatigue. Bacteria are of various forms but most common ones are spherical, rod and spiral-shaped. Bacterial infections vary from minor illnesses like sore throat and ear infections to severe brain infections like meningitis and encephalitis. Few harmful bacteria that cause infections include Streptococcus, Staphylococcus, and E. coli. Anyone can become infected with a bacterial infection. But, people with a weak immune system or taking immunosuppressive medicine can make you more prone to bacterial infection.

FAQs

No, it is a prescribed drug, given by a physician for preventing specific medical conditions. Taking it on your own can cause unwanted side-effects.

C Tax-O 50mg Dry Syrup 20gm/50ml can cause diarrhoea, which may be a sign of a new infection. If you have diarrhoea that is watery or bloody, call your doctor. Do not use anti-diarrhoea medicine unless your doctor tells you to.

No, it is a Schedule H1 drug which can be taken only if your doctor has prescribed it. Taking it on your own or self-medication can cause unwanted side-effects and lead to antibiotic resistance thereby lowering its efficiency.

If you forget to take C Tax-O 50mg Dry Syrup 20gm/50ml, take your dose as soon as possible. If it is almost time for the next dose, just skip that dose and take the next one when it is due. If in doubt, please contact your doctor. Do not take a double dose to make up for a forgotten dose.

Yes, The treatment of urinary tract infection (UTI) by C Tax-O 50mg Dry Syrup 20gm/50ml may be a good alternative.

C Tax-O 50mg Dry Syrup 20gm/50ml is active against a very wide spectrum of bacteria such as Staphylococcus aureus, Streptococcus pneumoniae, Streptococcus pyogenes (the cause of strep throat), Hemophilus influenzae, Moraxella catarrhalis, E. coli, Klebsiella, Proteus mirabilis, Salmonella, Shigella, and Neisseria gonorrhoeae.

C Tax-O 50mg Dry Syrup 20gm/50ml is used to treat a wide variety of bacterial infections. This medication is known as a cephalosporin antibiotic. It works by stopping the growth of bacteria.

C Tax-O 50mg Dry Syrup 20gm/50ml was effective in the treatment of bacterial sinus infections in adults and was well tolerated.

PRODUCT SUBSTITUTES

C Tax-O 50mg Dry Syrup 20gm/50ml

Manufacturer/Marketer address

255/2, Hinjawadi, Pune - 411057, India

Country Of Origin

India

C Tax-O 50mg Dry Syrup 20gm/50ml

C Tax-O 50mg Dry Syrup 20gm/50ml

MRP: 80.60

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