Taxim O Drop 10 ml
Alkem Laboratories Ltd
Taxim O Drop 10 ml belongs to a group of cephalosporin antibiotics. It is used to treat susceptible organisms (bacteria)-caused infections of the ear, nose, sinuses (sinusitis), throat (tonsillitis, pharyngitis), chest and lungs (bronchitis, pneumonia) and urinary system (cystitis and kidney infections). Additionally, it is also prescribed to treat uncomplicated gonorrhoea (cervical/urethral).
Taxim O Drop 10 ml contains Cefixime that works by inhibiting of cell wall synthesis. In turn, Taxim O Drop 10 ml weakens and destroys the bacterial cell wall, leading to death. As a result, Taxim O Drop 10 ml helps to treat bacterial infections.
Take Taxim O Drop 10 ml as directed by the physician. Sometimes, you may experience common side effects such as diarrhoea, nausea, loose stools, abdominal pain, dyspepsia, indigestion, and vomiting. Most of these side effects do not require medical attention and resolve gradually over time. However, you are advised to talk to your doctor if you experience these side effects persistently.
Do not take Taxim O Drop 10 ml if you are allergic to cefixime, other cephalosporin antibiotics, or any other ingredients of this medicine. Before starting the Taxim O Drop 10 ml, please inform your doctor if you have colitis (inflammation of the colon's inner lining), renal dysfunction, liver disease, and seizure disorders. Do not take this medicine 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 breastfeeding, think you may be pregnant, or are planning to have a baby, ask your doctor for advice before taking the Taxim O Drop 10 ml. Drive only if you are alert as Taxim O Drop 10 ml may cause dizziness.
Taxim O Drop 10 ml is a short-term medication for a wide range of bacterial infections. It prevents the growth of bacteria by stopping the formation of a protective covering which is vital for its growth. It prevents and treats bacterial infections like ear, nose, sinuses (sinusitis), throat (tonsillitis, pharyngitis), chest and lungs (bronchitis, pneumonia) and urinary system (cystitis and kidney infections). Additionally, it is also prescribed to treat uncomplicated gonorrhoea (cervical/urethral).
Taxim O Drop 10 ml has occasionally been associated with hypersensitive reactions that result in shock and mortality. If a reaction happens, stop using it. Do not take Taxim O Drop 10 ml if you are allergic to Cefixime or other cephalosporin antibiotics, or any of the other ingredients of this medicine. Talk to the doctor before taking Taxim O Drop 10 ml if you have seizures, liver or renal dysfunction, heart disorder, and inflammation of the colon's inner lining (colitis). Do not take Taxim O Drop 10 ml without first consulting the doctor if you are pregnant, planning for pregnancy or breastfeeding. Drive only if you are alert as Taxim O Drop 10 ml may cause dizziness. Taxim O Drop 10 ml may interact with certain tests such as glucose (sugar) in urine and give unusual results. Therefore, inform the doctor that you are using Taxim O Drop 10 ml before undergoing any tests.
Drug-Drug Interactions: Taxim O Drop 10 ml may interact with certain vaccines (BCG, cholera vaccine, typhoid vaccine), anticoagulant medications (warfarin), and anticonvulsant medications (carbamazepine).
Drug-Food Interactions: No interactions found/established.
Drug-Disease Interactions: Taxim O Drop 10 ml may interact with disease conditions, including colitis (inflammation of the colon's inner lining), renal dysfunction, liver disease, and seizure disorders.
It is unknown whether Taxim O Drop 10 ml interacts with alcohol. However, as a precautionary measure, it is advisable not to take or limit alcohol.
Taxim O Drop 10 ml should not be used during pregnancy unless clearly necessary. Your doctor will weigh the benefits and potential risks before prescribing it. Please consult your doctor.
Taxim O Drop 10 ml 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 the Taxim O Drop 10 ml.
Caution should be exercised; Taxim O Drop 10 ml usually causes drowsiness and confusion, affecting driving ability.
Taxim O Drop 10 ml 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.
Taxim O Drop 10 ml 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.
Taxim O Drop 10 ml to be taken with caution, especially if you are children below 12. Your doctor may adjust your dose depending upon your age.
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Bacterial infection: A bacterial infection is a condition in which harmful bacteria enter, 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 comprising commonly 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 weak immune systems or taking immunosuppressive medicine can make you more prone to bacterial infection.
Taxim O Drop 10 ml
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