Cefixime

MOA: Cephalosporins disrupt the synthesis of the peptidoglycan layer forming the bacterial cell wall.

Pharmacology & Brands Available:

Cefixime Brands in Kenya

Raincef®, Rainbow Life Sciences Pvt Ltd
Bactifix-400®,Finecure Pharmaceuticals Ltd
Theofix-400®,Theon Pharmaceuticals Ltd
Bactirid®, Medicraft Pharmaceuticals Ltd
Bestcef®, Biopharma
C-OD®, Khandelwal Laboratories PVT Ltd.
Ceflorex®, Sance Laboratories Ltd
Cefcy®, Coral Laboratories Ltd
Cefim®, Hilton Pharma Ltd
C-tax®, Emcure Pharmaceuticals Limited
Cebay®, Leben Laboratories PVT Ltd
Cefatax-O®, Plethico
Cefi-OD®, Khandelwal Khandelwal Laboratories PVT Ltd.
Cefix®, Pharma International
Cefty®, Syner-Med pharmaceutical (manufactured by Swiss pharma pvt ltd)
Cifex®, Aegis Ltd
Cef-clave®, Synermed
Evofix®, Pharmevo Pharmevo Pharmaceuticals Ltd
Extacef DT®, Blue cross Laboratories Ltd.
Fecam®, Zadchem Pharmacy Ltd
Fixx®, Unichem Laboratories
Fixem®, Bharat
Innoxime®, Innocia Life Sciences PVT. Ltd
Flamifix®, Flamingo
Gramocef-O®, Micro-Labs Limited
Medifix®, Meditab
Rivaxime®, Riva Pharma SAE
Triocim®, Beximco Pharma
Triaxon®, Prism Life Sciences
Triaxon DT®, Prism Life Sciences
Ocemax DT®, Cipla Ltd.
Orfix®, Orchid
Pancef-O®
Viprax®, Virchow Healthcare PVT Ltd
Xime®, NIC pharma
Zemicef®, Popular Pharma
Procefix®, PSM pharmaceuticals ltd
Sirobact®, Medicraft Pharmaceuticals Ltd
Taxim O®, Alkem Laboratories
Xomacef®, Sigma Pharmaceuticals Ltd
Orcef®, Renata Limited

Indications

Acute Exacerbations of Chronic Bronchitis
Otitis Media
phyryngitis / Tonsilitis
Uncompilicated Gonorrhea
Uncomplicated UTI’s
Typhoid fever (off-label)

Adverse Effects

Diarrhoea
Abdominal pain
Dyspepsia
Flatulence
Candidiasis
Headache

Drug Interactions

BCG Vaccine Live
Typhoid Vaccine live
Oral contraceptives
Warfarin

You can get cefixime at registered chemist near you

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