Hifen Plus 200 tablet contains a combination of cefixime and ofloxacin as its active ingredients. It is an antibiotic medicine. It works by inhibiting the growth of causative organisms. Take it in the prescribed dose and for the exact duration. Do not stop taking this medicine suddenly, as it can result in treatment failure and increase the risk of reinfection. Inform your doctor if you have any medical conditions and are on any other medications....
Q: For how long do I need to take Hifen Plus 200 tablet?
You need to complete the full course of this medicine as per your doctor's prescribed duration.
You may feel fine after a few doses but it is important to complete the course.
If you stop it early, there may be chances of infection reoccurring or not responding to this antibiotic in the future.
Q: Are there any specific cautions needed when taking Hifen Plus 200 tablet?
A: When on treatment, be careful and do not unnecessarily expose yourself to the sunrays. It can result in sunburns and rashes. Ensure even after stopping the treatment, you are not exposed to too much sun for the next 48 hours.
Q: Can the use of Hifen Plus 200 tablet cause diarrhoea?
Yes, the use of Hifen Plus 200 tablet can cause diarrhoea along with the desired effect, but not everyone gets them.
It is an antibiotic that kills both good and bad bacteria, when good bacteria present in the intestine gets killed it can cause diarrhoea. If you are experiencing severe diarrhoea, talk to your doctor about it....
Q: Can I stop taking Hifen Plus 200 tablet when I feel better?
A: No, do not stop taking Hifen Plus 200 tablets before the prescribed duration. Your symptoms may improve before the infection is completely cured. You should complete the full course of treatment else there are chances of recurrence of infection.