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Axifur 250mg Strip Of 4 Tablets

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Axifur 250 MG Description

Axifur 250mg tablet is an antibiotic containing Cefuroxime used to treat bacterial infections of the ears, lungs, and urinary system. It also treats lower respiratory tract, otitis media, urinary trac...
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ContainsCefuroxime(250.0 Mg)
Usesbacterial infection
Side effectsnausea, stomach pain, indigestion, diarrhea, vomiting, dizziness
ClassificationANTIBIOTIC
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Uses of Axifur 250 MG

  • Bacterial infection

Contraindications of Axifur 250 MG

  • Allergic to cefuroxime or any other excipient
  • Allergic to broad-spectrum antibiotics
  • Serious renal disorders
  • Liver diseases
  • Clostridium difficile-Associated Diarrhoea
  • Antibiotic resistance
  • Antacids
  • Seizures
  • Haemolytic Anaemia

Side effects of Axifur 250 MG

  • Nausea
  • Stomach pain
  • Indigestion
  • Vomiting
  • Diarrhoea
  • Stomach pain
  • Dark or clay coloured stools
  • Dizziness
  • Acid or sour stomach
  • Muscle weakness
  • Painful urination
  • Headache
  • Stomach pain

Precautions and Warnings of Axifur 250 MG

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Axifur 250mg tablet during pregnancy?
A:
Axifur 250mg tablet can be used during pregnancy since it may not affect the unborn child. In addition, there are animal studies that suggest there is no influence of Axifur 250mg tablet Tablet on a developing foetus poses a risk.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Axifur 250mg tablet while breastfeeding?
A:
It's unclear whether Axifur 250mg tablet is safe to take during breastfeeding. Axifur 250mg tablet Tablet traces may be secreted in breast milk. As a result, if you're breastfeeding your baby, don't take Axifur 250mg tablet.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Axifur 250mg tablet?
A:
Axifur 250mg Tablet is a prescription medication for hospitalized patients. Axifur 250mg tablet does not affect your driving skills. There is no interaction between Axifur 250mg tablet and driving.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Axifur 250mg tablet?
A:
Yes. The use of Axifur 250mg tablet is safe. There is no evidence of Axifur 250mg tablet and alcohol interactions.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You are allergic to broad-spectrum antibiotics
  • You have serious kidney disorders
  • You have liver diseases
  • You have diarrhoea
  • You have antibiotic resistance
  • You are taking antacids
  • You have a history of seizures
  • You are diagnosed with haemolytic anaemia
  • You are allergic to the active ingredient of the medication or any other excipient
  • You are taking other prescription, non-prescription medications, vitamins or minerals

Mode of Action of Axifur 250 MG

How Does It Work?

Axifur 250mg tablet kills bacteria by inhibiting the chemical generated by the bacteria's outer layer cell wall. Axifur 250mg tablet weakens the bacterial cell wall in the process. Axifur 250mg tablet...
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Directions for Use of Axifur 250 MG

  • Axifur 250mg tablet should be taken as directed by the physician
  • Do not break, crush or chew the tablet
  • Swallow the tablet with a glass of water
  • You can take it with or without food
  • Do not take more than the recommended dose

Interactions of Axifur 250 MG

Interactions with other medicines

  • The combination of amikacin and cefuroxime can induce renal injury
  • Warfarin increases the risk of bleeding when interacting with cefuroxime
  • Probenecid at high doses reduces the clearance of cefuroxime
  • Aminoglycosides enhance the risk of nephrotoxicity
  • Furosemide can cause increased renal toxicity when given along with cefuroxime due to its interaction

Interactions with food items

Avoid eating high-fat meals because your body will have a tougher time absorbing Axifur 250mg tablet. In addition, consuming grapefruit while on antibiotic therapy may prevent the body from properly u...
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Storage and disposal of Axifur 250 MG

  • Store at room temperature between 20 to 25° C
  • Protect from light and moisture
  • Keep away from children
  • Keep the medication away from the reach of children and pets
  • Do not flush the expired or unneeded tablets or throw them in household waste; instead, talk to your pharmacist regarding the safe way to discard them

Dosage of Axifur 250 MG

Overdose

Stick to the Axifur 250mg tablet's recommended dosage. Overdosing can be dangerous. Overdosing on Axifur 250mg tablet might result in allergic reactions, hives, difficulty breathing, facial swelling, ...
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Missed a Dose

If you forget to take an Axifur 250mg tablet, do so as soon as you remember. If it is almost time for your next dose or if it has been more than 8 hours since your last dose, skip the missed Axifur 25...
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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: How long does it take for Axifur 250mg tablet to work?

A: The length of time it takes for Axifur 250mg tablet to act is determined by the type of illness and the patient's response to the medication. The antibiotic may begin to work right away, but it may take some weeks to maximise impact. Symptoms of bacterial infections usually begin to fade 48 to 72 hours after initial treatment.

Q: How long should Axifur 250mg tablet be taken?

A: The type of infection determines the duration of treatment with Axifur 250mg tablet. It is prescribed for seven days. It lasts between 5 and 10 days, depending on how the infection responds in the patient. Consult a doctor before taking the drug, who will prescribe the exact duration of treatment, and follow the directions.

Q: Can I take Axifur 250mg tablet on an empty stomach?

A: No. Unlike other antibiotics in its class, Axifur 250mg tablet should not be used on an empty stomach; it should be taken after a meal twice a day. The absorption rate of Axifur 250mg tablet increases when taken with meals, increasing the efficacy of the medication.

Q: Can Axifur 250mg tablet be used to treat a urinary tract infection (UTI)?

A: Yes. You can take Axifur 250mg tablet to treat a urinary tract infection (UTI). However, it is only used for 7 to 10 days in situations of simple UTIs. Self-medication is not recommended; the medication must be prescribed by a doctor. The type of treatment required depends on the severity of the UTI.
Product Details
Brand
AXIFUR
Country of Origin
India
Expires on or After
27/09/2022
Last Updated on: 13 May 2022 | 03:43 PM (IST)

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