T-CEF Capsule

T-CEF Capsule

Item Code: STO-DI-011

Cefixime Trihydrate USP
Composition Cefixime USP 200mg & 400mg Capsule.
Indication Cefixime is generally classified as a third-generation cephalosporin antibiotic and is given by mouth in the treatment of susceptible infections, including gonorrhoea, otitis media, pharyngitis, lower respiratory-tract infections such as bronchitis and urinary tract infections and Shigellosis, caused by Shigella flexneri (54%), S. boydii (30%), S. dysenteriae non-type 1 (6%) and S. Sonnei (10%).
Dosage and administration Adults : The recommended dose of T-cef is 400mg daily. This may be given as 200mg capsule every 12 hours. For the treatment of uncomplicated cervical/urethral gonococcal infections, a single oral dose of 400mg is recommended.Typhoid fever : Oral T-cef 5mg/kg 12 hourly for 14 days. Shigellosis : 8mg/kg/day as a single dose or in 2 divided doses for 5 days. Or, as directed by the registered physician.
Use in pregnancy and lactation Cefixime has been assigned to pregnancy category B. by the FDA.
Packing T-cef Capsule : 2 x 7's capsules in blister pack. T-cef 400 Capsule : 1 x 7's capsules in blister pack.