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Ceftas Cl 200mg Tablet

By INTAS PHARMACEUTICALS LTD
10 Tablet(s) in Strip

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Cefixime(200.0 Mg) + Cloxacillin(500.0 Mg) + Lactobacillus Sporogenes(90.0 M)
therapy
Therapeutic classification
ANTIBIOTIC

Medical Description

Ceftas Cl Tablet is a combination medicine that contains 2 antibiotics Cefixime and Dicloaxicillin and Lactobacillus acidophilus a gut-friendly bacteria. This tablet is intended for use to fight again...
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    Uses
    Contraindications
    Side effects
    Precautions and Warnings
    Mode of Action
    Directions for Use
    Interactions
    Storage and disposal
    Dosage
    FAQs
    References
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uses

Uses of Ceftas Cl 200mg Tablet

To treat various bacterial infections in the ear, respiratory tract, skin and urinary tract.
contraindications

Contraindications of Ceftas Cl 200mg Tablet

  • If you are allergic to the active ingredients Cefixime, Dicloaxcillin, and/ or Lactobacillus acidophilus.
  • If you are allergic to cephalosporins (a type of antibiotic), penicillins, imipenem.
sideEffects

Side effects of Ceftas Cl 200mg Tablet

  • Nausea, Vomiting
  • Headache, Dizziness
  • Diarrhoea
  • Indigestion, gases, bloating
  • Stomach ache
  • Bad taste in the mouth
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of Ceftas Cl 200mg Tablet

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Ceftas Cl Tablet during pregnancy?
A:
There is limited data available about the safety of this medicine in pregnant women. It is advisable that you should consult your doctor before the use of this medicine.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Ceftas Cl Tablet while breastfeeding?
A:
The active ingredients of this medicine are known to pass through the mother's milk to the baby and cause unwanted harmful effects on the newborn. Thus it is not recommended to use this medicine if you are breastfeeding your baby.
driving

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Ceftas Cl Tablet?
A:
You may feel nauseatic and dizzy after taking this medicine which may interfere with your ability to drive. Thus if you are experiencing any such symptoms or feeling uneasy it is recommended that you should not drive and take rest.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Ceftas Cl Tablet?
A:
This medicine can cause nausea, vomiting, and stomach ache, which can further be worsened by alcohol. Thus it is advised not to consume alcohol while taking this medicine.
otherGeneralWarnings

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You are allergic to the active ingredients cefixime, dicloxacillin, and/ or Lactobacillus acidophilus.
  • You are allergic to cephalosporins (a type of antibiotic), penicillins, imipenem.
  • You are pregnant or planning for pregnancy.
  • You are a breastfeeding mother.
  • You have taken a vaccine against any bacterial infection.
  • You are taking oral contraceptive pills as this medicine may reduce the efficacy of the contraceptive pills. It is suggested that you should use physical contraceptive methods when taking this medicin...
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  • You have a kidney disorder as prolonged use of this medicine may damage the kidney all the more.
  • You are suffering from kidney, liver disorder, any illness related to the stomach that may cause nausea, vomiting and digestive problems.
  • You have a weak immune system or are taking medicines that affect the immune system.
  • You experience frequent fits, mental confusion, difficulty in movement and unconsciousness as these symptoms may be indicative of a diseased brain condition- encephalopathy).
  • You are suffering from anaemia.
  • You are suffering from colitis (a condition of inflammation of the colon).
  • You are suffering from diarrhoea.
modeOfAction

Mode of Action of Ceftas Cl 200mg Tablet

How Does It Work?

This medicine is a combination of Cefixime, Dicloaxicillin, and Lactobacillus acidophilus. Cefixime is an antibiotic that acts on specific binding proteins in the bacterial cell wall and prevents cel...
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directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Ceftas Cl 200mg Tablet

  • Swallow the tablet as a whole in dose and duration as recommended by your doctor.
  • Take the tablet with a glass full of water.
  • Preferably take the medicine at a fixed time each day to get better results.
interactions

Interactions of Ceftas Cl 200mg Tablet

Interactions with other medicines

  • Concomitant use of Ceftas Cl Tablet along with medicines that alter or weaken your immune system like prednisone, dexamethasone, methylprednisolone, methotrexate should be avoided.
  • Concomitant use of this medicine along with oral contraceptive pills should be avoided as the active ingredients in this medicine reduce the effect of oral contraceptive pills.
  • When used together with a medicine used to treat kidney stones and gout (allopurinol), the risk of allergic skin reaction increases.
  • Medicine like Probenecid that is used to treat gout and increased uric acid levels, may lead to delayed secretion of dicloxacillin from the body leading to unwanted effects.
  • Caution should be exercised while using medicines like warfarin along with Ceftas Cl Tablet as cefixime tends to increase the prothrombin time (delays blood clotting).
  • Discuss with your doctor any other medicine, herbal preparation, and supplements you are taking currently to avoid any possible drug interactions.

Other general Interactions

  • Inform your doctor/pathologist about you taking Ceftas Cl Tablet as this medicine may interfere and give false-positive results in blood glucose tests (those done by Benedict's or Fehling's solutions ...
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  • A false-positive result may be observed for Coomb's test (antiglobulin test).
storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Ceftas Cl 200mg Tablet

  • Store the tablet at room temperature at 25°C away from light and heat.
  • Do not take the medicine that has passed the expiry date.
  • Dispose of any unused expired medicine.
  • Keep away from the reach of children and pets.
dosage

Dosage of Ceftas Cl 200mg Tablet

Overdose

  • Taking more than the recommended dosage of this medicine may cause severe nausea, vomiting and diarrhoea usually severe. Overdose may be harmful to those who are suffering from kidney disease.
  • If you experience fits, mental confusion, difficulty in making movements, loss of alertness you should visit your doctor or nearest hospital as it may be early warning signs of encephalopathy a diseas...
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  • If you have taken too much of this medicine then contact your doctor or reach out to the nearest hospital immediately.

Missed a Dose

If you have missed taking any dose of this medicine then take it as soon as you remember. If it's already time for the next dose then skip the missed dose and follow the regular dosing schedule. Make ...
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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: Will Ceftas Cl Tablet cure common cold?

A: This medicine can be used to treat a bacterial infection, while the common cold is majorly caused by a viral infection thus this tablet would not be effective against the common cold. However, consult the doctor before use and avoid self-medication.

Q: I have experience diarrhoea after taking Ceftas Cl Tablet can I take anti-diarrheal medicines?

A: It is common to experience diarrhoea on taking antibiotics. Extreme watery stools or diarrhoea that is accompanied by blood, needs medical attention thus visit your doctor in such a case and take anti-diarrheal medicine only on the recommendation of your doctor.

Q: Can I stop taking this medicine if my symptoms get better?

A: No, even if your symptoms become better you are recommended to complete the entire course of treatment as recommended by your doctor without missing any dose. Discontinuing the treatment in between may lead to a relapse of the infection.

Q: I have high blood pressure, can I take Ceftas Cl Tablet?

A: This tablet Ceftas Cl Tablet is intended for use against bacterial infections and is not known to affect blood pressure or interact with those medicines. It is nevertheless recommended that you should inform your doctor about your high blood pressure and medications you take for the same before taking this tablet.

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ContainsCefixime(200.0 Mg),Cloxacillin(500.0 Mg),Lactobacillus Sporogenes(90.0 M)
UsesBacterial Infection of ear, respiratory tract, urinary tract etc.
Side effectsNausea, vomiting, headache, dizziness, diarrhoea
Last Updated on: 16 Apr 2021 | 10:44 AM (IST)
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