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Zifi Az 200Mg/250Mg Tablet

Banned
Manufacturer: FDC Ltd
Medicine composition: Cefixime, Azithromycin
Prescription vs.OTC: Prescription by Doctor not required

Zifi AZ treats infections caused by bacteria. This medication works as an antibiotic by stopping the growth of bacteria and also killing it. It helps in treating infections such as bronchitis ( infection of the air tubes to the lungs), gonorrhea ( a sexually transmitted disease) and infections of ear, throat, tonsils etc. Zifi Az 200Mg/250Mg Tablet only treats bacterial infections and doesn’t work for viral infections like flu.

This medication is usually taken at intervals of 12 or 24 hours at the same time every day. If you miss a dose, it’s better to skip that dose if it’s time for your next scheduled dose. Overdosing can cause harmful effects in your body.

It is important to check all the ingredients before taking the medication. This can help you avoid having allergic reactions later in case you are allergic to any of the ingredients. Notify you doctor about any prescribed drugs or dietary supplements that might be taking. Also, if you have any history of liver disease or kidney problems, it is best to get an approval from the doctor regarding the safety of this medication. Women who are pregnant or breastfeeding should not take this medication.

This medication can be utilised in beneath referenced conditions

Side effects of this medication are listed below

  • How long is the duration of effect?

    It is excreted in urine and feces and the effect lasts for a duration of up to 20 to 36 hours.
  • What is the onset of action?

    The peak effect of this medicine can be observed within 2 to 3 hours of administration.
  • Are there any pregnancy warnings?

    In case of pregnancy, you must consult the doctor.
  • Is it habit forming?

    No habit forming tendency has been reported.
  • Are there any breast-feeding warnings?

    Breastfeeding women must consult the doctor before using this medication.

Below is the list of medicines, which have the same composition, strength and form as Zifi Az 200Mg/250Mg Tablet , and hence can be used as its substitute.

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  • Are there any missed dose instructions?

    The missed dose should be taken as soon possible. It is advisable to skip the missed dose if it's already time for your next scheduled dose.
  • Are there any overdose instructions?

    Seek emergency medical treatment or contact the doctor in case of overdose.

This tablet belongs to the third generation cephalosporins. It works as a bactericidal by binding to the penicillin-binding proteins and inhibits the bacterial cell wall synthesis. This medication also inhibits protein synthesis by binding itself to 50S ribosomal subunits of the sensitive micro-organism. It infringes with transpeptidation and translocation and thus inhibits protein synthesis and cell growth.

Ques: What is Zifi Az 200Mg/250Mg Tablet?

Ans: It is a medication which has Azithromycin and Cefixime as active elements present in it. This medicine performs its action by stopping the growth of bacteria, constructing bacterial cell wall synthesis. It is used to treat conditions such as Bacterial infection, Chronic bronchitis exacerbation, Pharyngitis and tonsillitis, Urinary tract infections, Throat infection, etc.

Ques: What are the uses of Zifi Az 200Mg/250Mg Tablet?

Ans: Zifi is a medication, which is used for the treatment and prevention from conditions such as Bacterial infection, Chronic bronchitis exacerbation, Pharyngitis and tonsillitis, Urinary tract infections, Throat infection, Gonorrhea, Bacterial infections of ear and nose, Bronchitis, and Urinary tract infection.

Ques: What are the Side Effects of Zifi Az 200Mg/250Mg Tablet?

Ans: Some of the side effects are Diarrhea, Abdominal pain, Dark or clay-colored stools, Swelling of face, lips, eyelids, tongue, hands and feet , Dizziness, Acid or sour stomach, Excessive air or gas in stomach, Heartburn, Indigestion, Redness of skin, Confusion, Cough, and Sore throat.

Ques: What are the instructions for storage and disposal Zifi Az 200Mg/250Mg Tablet?

Ans: This tablet should be kept in a cool dry place and in its original pack. Make sure this medication remains unreachable to children and pets.

Ques: What if I miss my dose?

Ans: Take is as soon you remember it. It is recommended to skip it, if it is the time for your next scheduled dose.

Ques: How long do I need to use zifi az 200mg 250mg tablet before I see improvement in my condition?

Ans: In most of the cases, the average time taken by this medication to reach its peak effect is around 2 days to 1 week. But the same duration is not mandatory for everyone and so, it is not a standard time period for this medication's action. Please consult your doctor, for the time period you need to use this medication.

Ques: At what frequency do I need to use zifi az 200mg 250mg tablet?

Ans: This medication is generally used once or twice a day. It is advised to consult your doctor before the usage, as the frequency also depends on the patient's condition.

Ques: Should I use zifi az 200mg 250mg tablet empty stomach, before food or after food?

Ans: This medication is common to be taken orally and the action of salts involved in this medication, do not depend on whether taking it pre-meal or post-meal. It is advised to consult a doctor before use and take it at a fixed time in a day.

Ques: What are the instructions for the storage and disposal of zifi az 200mg 250mg tablet?

Ans: This medication contains salts which are suitable to store only at room temperature, as keeping this medication above that, can cause an inadequate effect. Protect it from moisture and light. Keep this medication away from the reach of children. It is advised to dispose of the expired or unused medication, for avoiding its inadequate effect.
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