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Zifi Drops 10ml

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By FDC LIMITED
10ml Oral Drop in Bottle

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Cefixime(25.0 Mg)
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Therapeutic classification
ANTIBIOTIC

Medical Description

Zifi Drops 10ml contains Cefixime. It is an antibiotic medicine.
    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 Zifi Drops 10ml

  • It is used to treat a wide range of bacterial infections such as infection of ear
  • Infection of nose or sinuses (such as sinusitis)
  • Infection of urinary system (such as bladder and kidney infections)
  • Throat infections (such as tonsillitis, pharyngitis)
  • Infection of chest and lungs (such as bronchitis, pneumonia)
contraindications

Contraindications of Zifi Drops 10ml

  • You are allergic to Cefixime or any other Cephalosporin antibiotics including Penicillin.
  • If you are allergic to any of the other ingredients of this medicine.
sideEffects

Side effects of Zifi Drops 10ml

  • Diarrhea sometimes, watery diarrhea with fever and weakness
  • Nausea, vomiting, stomach pain, headache
  • Yellowing of the skin or eyes, fever, sore throat, bleeding gum, vaginal discharge
  • Allergic reaction like rash,itching, blisters and papules
  • Joint pain, difficulty in swallowing or breathing problems, swelling of your lips, face, throat or tongue
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of Zifi Drops 10ml

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Zifi Drops 10ml during pregnancy?
A:
Cefixime should not be used in pregnancy unless considered essential by your doctor.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Zifi Drops 10ml while breastfeeding?
A:
It is advised to discontinue nursing temporarily if you are treated with this medicine. If you are taking this medicine while breastfeeding, please watch out for symptoms of diarrhea and fungal infection of mouth in your baby.
driving

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Zifi Drops 10ml?
A:
This medicine can cause side effects like confusion, altered consciousness, feeling less alert, fits, if you experience any of these, don’t drive or use machinery.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Zifi Drops 10ml?
A:
No information is available on interactions of this medicine when taken with alcohol, consult your doctor or pharmacist for further details.
otherGeneralWarnings

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have kidney disease or kidney failure
  • You have severe skin adverse reactions
  • You are suffering from encephalopathy (fits, confusion, altered consciousness, feeling less alert)
  • You are suffering from the condition called haemolytic anaemia (breakdown of red blood cells)
modeOfAction

Mode of Action of Zifi Drops 10ml

How Does It Work?

Cefixime works by killing the bacteria by inhibiting the formation and growth of bacterial cell wall which eventually leads to the death of the bacteria responsible for causing infection.
directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Zifi Drops 10ml

  • Take medicine as directed by your doctor
  • Shake well before use
interactions

Interactions of Zifi Drops 10ml

Interactions with other medicines

  • Inform your doctor if you are taking Carbamazepine (medicine used to treat seizures)
  • Medications used for thinning of the blood such as Warfarin
storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Zifi Drops 10ml

  • Store below 25°C
  • Protect if from direct sunlight
  • Keep it out of the reach of childre
dosage

Dosage of Zifi Drops 10ml

Overdose

If you have taken too much of this medicine, seek medical care immediately, as this medicine may damage your brain (Encephalopathy).

Missed a Dose

It is advisable to complete the course of antibiotics and do not miss any dose. If you have missed any dose of this medicine, take it as early as you remember. If it is the time for your next dose, th...
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Content Details

WRITTEN BY
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Dr. Rukman Mecca

MBBS, MD (Community Medicine)

REVIEWED BY
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Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: What do you mean by inappropriate use of antibiotics?

A: Inappropriate use of antibiotics constitutes taking antibiotics when not needed, for wrong diseases, taking inappropriate dosage and not completing the course of antibiotic treatment as prescribed by doctor.

Q: I was given this medicine for urinary tract infection, after taking it for two days I am 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, but 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 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.

Q: What is antibiotic resistance?

A: Antibiotic resistance is a natural process. It occurs when an antibiotic fails to efficiently control the growth or kill bacteria causing infection. A bacteria resistant to antibiotics continues to multiply in the presence of antibiotics, which would normally kill them. As resistance develops, these antibiotic medicines become gradually less effective – and eventually, they lose their effectiveness entirely. Antibiotic resistance is a consequence of the excessive use of antibiotics and misuse even when not required.
Last Updated on: 31 Jul 2020 | 07:00 PM (IST)
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