Ceftas 200mg Strip Of 10 Tablets
Ceftas 200mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

Ceftas 200mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

By INTAS PHARMACEUTICALS LTD
10 Tablet(s) in Strip
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MRP 83.82
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Cefixime(200.0 Mg)
therapy
Therapeutic classification
ANTIBIOTIC

Medical Description

Ceftas 200 tablet is used for the treatment of bacterial infections of the urinary tract, lungs, throat and airways, gallbladder and bile duct. It is also used in the treatment of typhoid fever. It is...
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uses

Uses of Ceftas Dt 200 MG

  • It is used to treat a wide range of bacterial infections such as infection of the ear.
  • Infection of nose or sinuses (such as sinusitis).
  • Infection of the urinary system (such as bladder and kidney infections).
  • Throat infections (such as tonsillitis, pharyngitis).
  • Infection of chest and lungs (such as bronchitis, pneumonia).
contraindications

Contraindications of Ceftas Dt 200 MG

  • You are allergic to Cefixime or any other Cephalosporin antibiotics including Penicillin.
  • If you are allergic to any of the other ingredients of this medicine.
sideEffects

Side effects of Ceftas Dt 200 MG

  • Fever
  • Nausea
  • Diarrhea
  • Vomiting
  • Stomach pain
  • Rashes
  • Headache
  • Sore throat
  • Itching on the skin
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of Ceftas Dt 200 MG

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Ceftas 200 tablet during pregnancy?
A:
  • There is limited information related to the effect of this medicine on pregnant women.
  • Hence it is recommended not to use this medicine during pregnancy unless considered essential by your doctor.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Ceftas 200 tablet while breastfeeding?
A:
There is limited information on whether this medicine passes into human milk. Hence it is advised to avoid this medicine while breastfeeding. Incase use of this medicine is unavoidable then consult your doctor regarding the use and directions of Ceftas 200 Tablet
driving

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Ceftas 200 tablet?
A:
This medicine usually does not influence the driving ability of an individual. However, in case of symptoms such as confusion, fits, movement-related problems that are associated with brain damage (Encephalopathy) it is advised to avoid driving and consult the doctor immediately.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Ceftas 200 tablet?
A:
No information is available on interactions of this medicine when taken with alcohol. Consult your doctor or pharmacist for further details.
otherGeneralWarnings

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have kidney disease or kidney failure.
  • You have severe skin adverse reactions.
  • You are suffering from encephalopathy (fits, confusion, altered consciousness, feeling less alert).
  • You are suffering from a condition called haemolytic anaemia (the breakdown of red blood cells).
modeOfAction

Mode of Action of Ceftas Dt 200 MG

How Does It Work?

Cefixime works by stopping the growth of bacterial cell walls which eventually leads to the death of the bacteria.
directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Ceftas Dt 200 MG

Ceftas 200 Tablet is to be taken as a whole with adequate amount of water.This tablet can be taken with or without food. Do not consume more than the prescribed dose. Do not discontinue the medicine ...
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interactions

Interactions of Ceftas Dt 200 MG

Interactions with other medicines

  • Inform your doctor if you are taking Carbamazepine (a medicine used to treat seizures).
  • Blood thinners such as Warfarin when used with Ceftas 200 Tablet increase the risk of bleeding.
storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Ceftas Dt 200 MG

  • Store below 25°C
  • Protect from light
  • Keep out of the reach of children
dosage

Dosage of Ceftas Dt 200 MG

Overdose

The overdose of this medicine may damage the brain or the kindney. In case you feel you have taken too much of this medicine contact your doctor

Missed a Dose

  • It is advisable to complete the course of antibiotics and do not miss any dose. If you have missed any dose of Ceftas 200 Tablet, take it as early as you remember. If it is the time for your next dos...
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Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Nikita Toshi

BDS (Bachelor of Dental Surgery)

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: What should I discuss with my healthcare expert before taking Ceftas 200 tablet?

  • Inform the doctor about your detailed medical & surgical history.
  • Inform your doctor if you have liver or kidney disease.
  • Inform your doctor if you are pregnant, breastfeeding or planning to have a baby.

Q: I was given Ceftas 200 tablet for urinary tract infection, after taking it for two days I am feeling perfectly fine, can I discontinue taking this medicine?

  • No, this medicine is an antibiotic and antibiotics have to be taken for the complete course as prescribed by your doctor. Though you will be feeling better, some bacteria will still be alive in your s...
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Q: I have fever and cold, can I take Ceftas 200 tablet?

A: No, Ceftas 200 tablet is a higher antibiotic and reserved for severe infections. This medicine should be taken only if your doctor considers it essential for you. Also, this medicine is not meant for viral infections.

Q: Can I stop taking Ceftas 200 tablet on my own if I feel better?

A: No, do not stop taking this medicine on your own. Complete the entire course of this medicine to avoid antibiotic resistance.

Q: Can I take Ceftas 200 tablet if I have fever?

A: Do not self medicate with Ceftas tablet as it belongs to the higher class of antibiotics and reserved for severe infections. You should only take medicine prescribed by your doctor as the same shall be based on your diagnosis and your medical history.

Q: Can I take Ceftas 200 tablet for stomach infection?

A: No, Ceftas 200 may be effective for controlling stomach infection. Moreover, stomach infection could be due to various reasons; thus, you should not take this medicine for any infection without consulting your doctor.

Q: Why do I experience diarrhoea after taking Ceftas 200 tablet?

A: Antibiotics sometimes can affect the normal bacterial flora of colon along with acting on harmful bacteria. Some of these good bacteria play an important role in digestion and absorption and affecting them can alter these processes. This is why you experience diarrhoea with antibiotic treatment.

Q: Can I start taking Ceftas 200 on my own for a throat infection?

A: No, do not start any antibiotic course on your own. Inappropriate use of antibiotics may increase the risk of the development of drug-resistant bacteria. The doctor will prescribe you the antibiotic medicine depending on the type and severity of the infection.

Q: Can I take Ceftas 200 for viral fever?

A: No, it is not meant for use in viral infection. It is used for the treatment of bacterial infections only.

Q: Is Ceftas 200 a steroid?

A: No, Ceftas 200 is an antibiotic medicine used to treat bacterial infections affecting the lungs, throat and urinary tract - the kidneys, bladder, ureters or urethra.

Q: What is the function of Ceftas 200?

A: Ceftas 200 works by stopping the growth of bacterial cell walls which eventually leads to the death of the bacteria. Thus, used to treat a variety of bacterial infections.

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ContainsCefixime(200.0 Mg)
UsesBacterial infections
Side effectsFever, nausea, diarrhoea, vomiting, stomach pain
Last Updated on: 10 Dec 2021 | 10:56 AM (IST)
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