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Taxim O Ped Drops
Taxim O Ped Drops
Taxim O Ped Drops
Taxim O Ped Drops

Taxim O Ped Drops

By ALKEM LABORATORIES LTD
10ml Oral Drop in Bottle
56.95*
MRP 67.00
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Taxim O 25 MG/ML Description

Taxim O Oral Drop contains an antibiotic called Cefixime, which belongs to the Cephalosporin class of medicine and is used to treat bacterial infections of the urinary tract, lungs, throat, airways,

gallbladder and bile duct. This medicine is designed for children's use only. It is also used in the treatment of typhoid fever. It works by killing the bacteria responsible for the infection. It is very important to complete the course of this antibiotic medicine as prescribed by the doctor. Do not miss any dose of this antibiotic medicine. Do not stop taking this medicine on your own as it can lead to antibiotic resistance and recurrence of infection.

modeOfAction

Product Summary

Offer Price₹56.95
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ContainsCefixime(25.0 Mg/Ml)
UsesBacterial infection
Side effectsDiarrhoea, nausea, vomiting, stomach pain
TherapyANTIBIOTIC
molecules
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uses

Uses of Taxim O 25 MG/ML

  • The Taxim O Oral Drop is used for bacterial infections of the lungs, throat, airways, bile duct and urinary tract.
  • It is also used for the treatment of typhoid or enteric fever (an infection that spreads via food and water).
contraindications

Contraindications of Taxim O 25 MG/ML

  • If the child is allergic to Cefixime or any other Cephalosporin antibiotics, including Penicillin or any of the other ingredients of this medicine.
sideEffects

Side effects of Taxim O 25 MG/ML

  • Severe diarrhoea
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Stomach pain
  • Itching or skin rash
  • Headache
  • Dizziness
  • Fits
  • Shortness of breath
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of Taxim O 25 MG/ML

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take the Taxim O Oral Drop during pregnancy?
A:
It is meant to be used in children and thus its usage in pregnant women is of no significance.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take the Taxim O Oral Drop while breastfeeding?
A:
It is meant to be used in children and thus its usage during breastfeeding is of no significance.
driving

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed the Taxim O Oral Drop?
A:
It is meant to be used in children and thus its impact on your driving abilities is of no significance.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with the Taxim O Oral Drop?
A:
It is meant to be used in children and thus its interaction with alcohol is of no significance.
otherGeneralWarnings

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • The child has any kind of kidney disease or kidney failure.
  • The child may experience severe skin allergies such as Stevens-Johnson syndrome after taking this medicine, experience a side effect called encephalopathy, which makes you feel confused, unconscious, ...
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  • Your child is suffering from a condition called haemolytic anaemia (a type of anaemia where the red blood cells are broken down faster than they are formed).
modeOfAction

Mode of Action of Taxim O 25 MG/ML

How Does It Work?

Taxim O Oral Drop works by stopping the growth of the bacterial cell wall, which eventually leads to the death of the bacteria.
directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Taxim O 25 MG/ML

  • Take this syrup as instructed by your doctor, preferably after meals.
  • Do not consume this medicine directly from the bottle.
  • Use a proper measuring cup or spoon for the exact quantity.
  • Shake it well before use and read the instructions on the bottle before use.
  • You should complete the course of antibiotic medicine for effective results.
interactions

Interactions of Taxim O 25 MG/ML

Interactions with other medicines

  • Blood thinners or anticoagulants such as warfarin should be used cautiously while taking this antibiotic as there are chances of bleeding. Regular monitoring of blood clotting parameters is recommende...
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  • Taxim O Oral Drop can increase the levels of Carbamazepine, used as an anticonvulsant for epilepsy, fits and seizures. Concomitant use should be avoided.
  • Tell your doctor about any other medicines, supplements or herbal preparations you are currently taking to avoid any interactions.
storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Taxim O 25 MG/ML

  • Store below 25°C, protect it from light and moisture.
  • Keep it out of the reach and sight of children and pets.
dosage

Dosage of Taxim O 25 MG/ML

Overdose

  • Taking too much of this medicine can affect your brain functions and cause encephalopathy. If you happen to take too much of this medicine, then reach out to your doctor or the nearest hospital immedi...
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Missed a Dose

It is advisable to complete the course of antibiotics. Do not miss any dose. If you have missed taking any dose of Taxim O Oral Drop, then take it as soon as you remember. If it is the time for your n...
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Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Arpit Verma

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: What is Taxim O Oral Drop dosage?

A: The dosage will be directed by the physician based on your condition.

Q: What is the right time to take the medication?

A: It is advised to take the Taxim O Oral Drop at the same time every day as prescribed by your physician.

Q: My child was given this medicine for a urinary tract infection, after taking it for two days child is feeling perfectly fine, can I discontinue taking this medicine?

A: 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 system, this can lead to these bacteria becoming resistant to antibiotics. To ensure complete and effective treatment, take medicine for the full course even if you start feeling fine midway.

Q: I have a fever and cold, can I take this medicine?

A: No, this medicine 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.
Product Details
Brand
TAXIM
Country of Origin
India
Expires on or After
29/11/2023
Last Updated on: 25 Mar 2021 | 09:26 AM (IST)
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