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Zifi Cv 200mg Tablet
Zifi Cv 200mg Tablet
Zifi Cv 200mg Tablet
Zifi Cv 200mg Tablet
Zifi Cv 200mg Tablet

Zifi Cv 200mg Tablet

By FDC LIMITED
10 Tablet(s) in Strip
248.20*
MRP 292.00
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Zifi Cv 200mg Tablet Description

Zifi CV 200 tablet is an antibiotic medicine. It is used for the treatment of severe infections of the urinary tract, lungs, throat, tonsil and skin caused by various organisms. It works by inhibitin

the formation of cell walls and kills the various susceptible bacterial organisms. Zifi CV 200 contains a combination of cefixime and clavulanic acid as its active ingredients. Take this medicine as prescribed by your doctor. Take Zifi CV with meals to avoid stomach upset. Do not stop taking this medicine suddenly, as it may lead to treatment failure. The common side effects of this medicine are diarrhoea, nausea, vomiting and gas. If you feel the side effects persist or your condition worsens, you should contact your doctor immediately.

Product Summary

Offer Price₹248.20
You Save₹43.80 (15% on MRP)
ContainsCefixime(200.0 Mg) + Clavulanic Acid(125.0 Mg)
UsesBacterial infection
Side effectsDiarrheoa, nausea, vomiting, stomach pain
TherapyANTIBIOTIC
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Uses of Zifi Cv 200mg Tablet

Zifi CV 200 tablet is used to treat severe infections of the urinary tract, lungs, throat and tonsil, skin or infections like typhoid fever or gonorrhoea.

Contraindications of Zifi Cv 200mg Tablet

  • If you are allergic to cefixime, clavulanic acid or any of the ingredients of the Zifi CV 200 tablet.
  • If you are allergic to the cephalosporin class of antibiotics.

Side effects of Zifi Cv 200mg Tablet

  • Diarrhoea
  • Frequent or loose stool
  • Stomach pain
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Flatulence
  • Skin rashes
  • Mouth ulcers
  • Increase in liver enzymes
  • Headache
  • Itching in the genital tract
  • Loss of appetite

Precautions and Warnings of Zifi Cv 200mg Tablet

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take the Zifi CV 200 tablet during pregnancy?
A:
There is limited information about the effects of the Zifi CV 200 tablet during human pregnancy. However, your doctor may prescribe you this medicine only if it is needed and considered safe. Consult your doctor before taking any medicine during pregnancy.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take the Zifi CV 200 tablet while breastfeeding?
A:
There is limited information about the effects of the Zifi CV 200 tablet on a breastfeeding mother. Inform your doctor if you are a breastfeeding mother, he may give you this medicine only if it is needed. If you are taking this medicine while breastfeeding, please watch for diarrhoea in your baby.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed the Zifi CV 200 tablet?
A:
It is advised not to drive or use machines when you have taken the Zifi CV 200 tablet as it can cause dizziness.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with the Zifi CV 200 tablet?
A:
It is advisable to avoid the consumption of alcohol during the treatment with the Zifi CV 200 tablet as it may worsen the side effects of this medicine.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have a history of allergy to penicillins or cephalosporins.
  • You have a history of infection and swelling in the colon (colitis).
  • You have a history of haemolytic anaemia (decreased red blood cells).
  • You have a blood clotting problem or you are taking any anticoagulant medicine.
  • You experience persistent diarrhoea.
  • You are suffering from kidney problems as Cefixime may worsen the condition.

Mode of Action of Zifi Cv 200mg Tablet

How Does It Work?

  • Cefixime controls the growth of bacteria and kills them by inhibiting the synthesis of the bacterial cell wall.
  • However, the bacteria can make an enzyme (beta-lactamases) that can destroy cefixime.
  • Clavulanic acid inactivates this enzyme. This helps Cefixime to function optimally.

Directions for Use of Zifi Cv 200mg Tablet

Zifi CV 200 tablet should be taken as directed by your doctor. Swallow it whole with a glass of water. Take it at a fixed time for optimal results. Do not consume it more than that prescribed by your ...
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Interactions of Zifi Cv 200mg Tablet

Interactions with other medicines

  • Some medicines can affect the way the Zifi CV 200 tablet works or this medicine itself can reduce the effectiveness of other medicines taken at the same time.
  • Tell your doctor about all the medicines, supplements or herbals you are currently taking or might take to avoid any possible interaction.
  • Zifi CV 200 tablet can increase the levels of Carbamazepine (a medicine used for controlling fits or nerve pain), thus monitoring is required.
  • If you are taking blood thinners like Warfarin, there may be an increased risk of bleeding.
  • If you are taking birth control pills like oral contraceptives pills, caution is needed as this medicine interferes with their action.
  • If you are undergoing a glucose test (to detect the amount of glucose in the blood), a false 'positive reaction' may occur.
  • If you are undergoing a Coombs test (to detect antibodies attached to red blood cells), a false 'positive reaction' may occur.

Storage and disposal of Zifi Cv 200mg Tablet

  • Store Zifi CV 200 tablets below 25°C.
  • Keep it in the original packaging in order to protect it from moisture.
  • Keep the medicine out of the reach of children and pets.

Dosage of Zifi Cv 200mg Tablet

Overdose

If you think you have taken too much of Zifi CV 200 tablet, contact your doctor immediately or visit the nearest hospital.

Missed a Dose

  • It is advised not to miss any dose of antibiotics as it can fail therapy. If you have missed any dose of the Zifi CV 200 tablet, take it as soon as you remember.
  • If it's time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and continue with your regular dosing schedule.
  • Do not take a double dose of this medicine to compensate for the missed one.

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: For how long do I need to take the Zifi CV 200 tablet?

A: You need to complete the full course of medicine, as per your doctor's prescription. If you stop it early, the infection may reoccur. Also, next time, the bacteria may not respond to this antibiotic as incomplete treatments can lead to bacterial resistance.

Q: What is ZIFI CV used for?

A: Zifi CV 200 tablet is used to treat severe infections of the urinary tract, lungs, throat, tonsil and skin. It is an antibiotic that fights mainly against bacteria.

Q: Is Zifi CV 200 used for urine infection?

A: Yes, Zifi CV 200 tablet can be used to treat urine infection, if the infection is caused by an organism that is sensitive to Cefixime. Thus, based on the causative organism, your infection can be treated. Your doctor may prescribe you this medicine based on his diagnosis.

Q: Can I take the Zifi CV for cold and fever?

A: No, you should not take this medicine for relieving cold and fever. Zifi CV is an antibiotic medicine and is effective against bacteria whereas cold is a viral infection. Also, it does not help reduce temperature and is hence not effective for reducing fever.

Q: What is the composition of Zifi CV?

A: The composition of Zifi CV includes - cefixime and clavulanic acid as its active ingredients.

Q: Does Zifi CV 200 treat infection of gum?

A: Yes, Zifi CV 200 tablet can treat gum infection if the infection is caused by an organism that is sensitive to cefixime. Thus, based on the causative organism, your infection can be treated. Your doctor may prescribe you this medicine based on the diagnosis and severity of the condition.

Q: Can I stop taking Zifi CV 200 tablet if I feel better?

A: No, you must not stop taking Zifi CV 200 even if you feel better, as it takes time to eradicate the underlying infection completely. It is advised to complete the entire course of this medicine to avoid antibiotic resistance and reduce the risk of re-infection.

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

A: Antibiotics sometimes can affect the normal bacterial flora of the 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: What is the difference between ZIFI and ZIFI CV?

A: Zifi contains cefixime , while Zifi Cv contains a combination of cefixime and clavulanic acid as its active ingredients. Both are antibiotic medicines used to treat severe infections of the urinary tract, lungs, throat and tonsil, skin or infections like typhoid fever or gonorrhoea. However, it is advisable to take the prescribed medicine only. Do not self-medicate.

Q: How long does ZIFI CV take to work?

A: Zifi Cv can start showing its effect approximately after 1 hour of its consumption. However, it varies among individuals and can also vary due to the severity of the infection. As it is an antibiotic medicine, the complete effect towards the infection could be seen only after completing the full the course of antibiotic treatment.

Q: Can I take Zifi Cv for covid-19?

A: No. You should not take any medicine to treat or prevent covid-19 without consulting doctor. If you have been tested positive with covid-19 immediately inform your doctor. The doctor will prescribe you the appropriate medicine on the basis of severity of underlying condition and medical history.
Product Details
Brand
ZIFI CV
Expires on or After
30/12/2023
Last Updated on: 12 Apr 2022 | 11:29 AM (IST)

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