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Taxim O Forte Dry Syp
Taxim O Forte Dry Syp
Taxim O Forte Dry Syp
Taxim O Forte Dry Syp
Taxim O Forte Dry Syp
Taxim O Forte Dry Syp
Taxim O Forte Dry Syp
Taxim O Forte Dry Syp

Taxim O Forte Dry Syp

By ALKEM LABORATORIES LTD
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30ml Dry Syrup in Bottle
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Composition:

Cefixime(100.0 Mg)

Therapeutic classification:

Antibiotic (cephalosporins)
therapy

Medical Description

Taxim O Forte Dry Syp is an antibiotic, belonging to the class of cephalosporins, which is effective in the treatment of bacterial infections (caused by both gram-positive and gram-negative bacteria).

Uses of Taxim O Forte Dry Syp

It is useful for a variety of acute bacterial infections that affect organs such as the ears, upper and lower respiratory tracts (nose, sinuses, throat, etc.) or urinary system (kidney and bladder)

Contraindications of Taxim O Forte Dry Syp

It is advisable to avoid Taxim O Forte Dry Syp if you are allergic to it or any other antibiotics belonging to the cephalosporin category, e.g., penicillin.

Side effects of Taxim O Forte Dry Syp

  • Abdominal pain
  • Vaginal discharge
  • Itching sensation or allergic rash
  • Headache

Precautions and Warnings of Taxim O Forte Dry Syp

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Taxim O Forte Dry Syp during pregnancy?
A:
It is a category B drug of pregnancy. It is better to ask your physician before taking this medicine to determine the risk-benefit ratio.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Taxim O Forte Dry Syp while breastfeeding?
A:
There is no sufficient information available to support the passage of Taxim O Forte Dry Syp in breast milk.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Taxim O Forte Dry Syp?
A:
This medicine has chances of causing reduced alertness or dizziness, involuntary muscle movements, confusion or seizures. Avoid any work that requires concentration or coordination.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Taxim O Forte Dry Syp?
A:
Sufficient data are not available for its effects when taken with alcohol.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
If you have undergone any medical tests previously, do inform your physician of the results before the usage of this medicine.

Mode of Action of Taxim O Forte Dry Syp

It mainly acts by inhibiting the growth of bacteria and then destroying them.

Directions for Use of Taxim O Forte Dry Syp

It is always better to take this medicine as per your physician's advice. Take plenty of water to rehydrate. Take this medicine as per the course prescribed to you. Do confirm its usage with your pharmacist. Do not alter the dose or stop it before the prescribed duration even if you feel better.
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Interactions of Taxim O Forte Dry Syp

Interactions with other medicines

Antacids can result in the reduced absorption of Taxim O Forte Dry Syp when they are administered together. Caution must be exercised when Taxim O Forte Dry Syp is used along with anticoagulant therapy since it can increase the blood clotting time irrespective of the occurrence of bleeding. Increased levels of carbamazepine were observed in a large population when it was given in conjunction with Taxim O Forte Dry Syp.
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Interactions with food items

There are no evidence-based reports on its interaction with food, and it is mostly advisable to consume the medicine with meals.

Other general Interactions

No interactions have been noted with other medical conditions.

Storage and disposal of Taxim O Forte Dry Syp

It is advisable to keep this medicine away from the reach of children. Do not use it beyond the stated expiry of the product. Store at a temperature below 25°C, protected from moisture and light. Discard the expired product as per the instructions given by your pharmacists.
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Dosage of Taxim O Forte Dry Syp

Overdose

Taking more than the required doses may result in symptoms like vomiting, increased abdominal disturbances, or severe headaches that should immediately be brought to medical attention.
If at any time, you happen to miss a dose, do not panic. Whenever you remember it, take the missed dose. If it is time to administer the next treatment dose, then skip the missed dose and continue with the regular dose plan. Avoid taking a double dose if you have missed one dose.
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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: How safe and effective is Taxim O Forte Dry Syp for children?

A: The data for its safety and effectiveness in the paediatric population less than 6 months of age are lacking. The number of children with recent-onset diarrhoea or loose stools was found to be similar to adults.

Q: How long will Taxim O Forte Dry Syp be fit to use?

A: It is fit to use within 18 months if the seal of the product is unbroken. If reconstituted, use within seven days.

Q: What are the known adverse reactions of Taxim O Forte Dry Syp?

  • Diarrhoea
  • Dyspepsia
  • Anaphylactic reaction
  • Jaundice
Last Updated on: 11 Oct 2019 | 09:56 PM (IST)

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