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Uses of Hifen 25mg Drop.
Hifen 25mg Drop Used to treat a wide variety of bacterial infections such as throat infections, lung infections, urinary tract infections, Infection of the airway tubes that lead to the lungs. Hifen 25mg Drop only treats bacterial infections and doesn’t work for infections like flu, common cold or other viral infections.
How Hifen 25mg Drop works.
Hifen 25mg Drop contains Cefixime which is known as a cephalosporin antibiotic, it works by stopping the growth of bacteria. Bacterial cell walls are essential for bacteria to protect themselves. Hifen 25mg Drop interferes with the bacterial cell wall. Due to which the bacteria cells burst and the bacteria die.
Side Effects of Hifen 25mg Drop.
The most common side effects of Hifen 25mg Drop are diarrhea, stomach pain, gas, heartburn, nausea, vomiting, itching. These side effects can usually occur in patients. However, these are only indicative and not all patients will experience them.
Precautions while Taking Hifen 25mg Drop.
Do not consume Hifen 25mg Drop if you are allergic to Cefixime. If you have gastrointestinal disease, consult your doctor before using Hifen 25mg Drop. To avoid adverse reaction, consult your doctor if you are already taking other medicines.
Dosage of Hifen 25mg Drop.
The dosage of Hifen 25mg Drop depends on many factors such as the user’s age, health and many other conditions, please take this medicine as prescribed by your doctor.
Overdose of Hifen 25mg Drop.
If you forget to take a dose of Hifen 25mg Drop, do not take two doses at the same time, there is a risk of overdose. Symptoms of overdose with Hifen 25mg Drop are severe vomiting and seizures. Immediately contact your doctor if an overdose with Hifen 25mg Drop is suspected.
Onset of Action Hifen 25mg Drop
It takes about 3 to 4 hour to show the effect of the medicine.
Duration of Action Hifen 25mg Drop
Effect of medication lasts for an average of 3 to 4 hours.
Precautions & Warnings
Information is not available right now; please consult your doctor.
Not recommended for pregnant women. Please consult your doctor before taking this medicine.
Not recommended for breastfeeding women. Please consult your doctor before taking this medicine.
This medicine usually causes no problems in your driving.
This medicine should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Consult your doctor before taking this medicine.
This medicine should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Consult your doctor before taking this medicine.
Frequently Asked Questions About Hifen 25mg Drop
Q.1) Can I buy Hifen 25mg Drop without a prescription? Ans. No, You need a valid prescription to buy this medicine. Q.2) What are the usages of Hifen 25mg Drop? Ans. Hifen 25mg Drop used to treat Bacterial Infections such as throat infections, lung infections, urinary tract infections caused by bacteria. Hifen 25mg Drop only treats bacterial infections and doesn't work for infections like flu, common cold or other viral infections. Q.3) How does Hifen 25mg Drop work? Ans. Hifen 25mg Drop interferes with bacterial cell wall synthesis by inhibiting the final step in the crosslinking of peptidoglycan strands. Peptidoglycan makes cell membranes rigid and protective. Without it, bacterial cells rupture and die. Q.4) What are the side effects of Hifen 25mg Drop? Ans. The common side effects of Hifen 25mg Drop are Nausea, Vomiting, Dizziness, Dryness In Mouth, Altered Taste, Abdominal Pain, Agitation, Anxiety, Fever, Constipation, Allergic Reaction, Impaired Concentration, Sweating, Headache. Q.5) Is Hifen 25mg Drop banned in India? Ans. Hifen 25mg Drop is not banned in India, but you need a valid prescription to buy this medicine. Q.6) Is Hifen 25mg Drop safe to use? Ans. Hifen 25mg Drop is safe to use if you are not allergic to Cefixime and you don't have any liver or kidney problems. This medicine may be harmful to pregnant women. Pregnant and lactating women, consult your doctor before taking this medicine. To avoid an adverse reaction, consult your doctor if you are already taking other medicines. This medicine is not recommended for patients under 12 years of age. Q.7) How to use Hifen 25mg Drop ? Ans. Take Hifen 25mg Drop as prescribed by your doctor, you can take this medicine with or without food. Q.8) Can I consume alcohol while taking Hifen 25mg Drop? Ans. Please avoid drinking alcohol while taking Hifen 25mg Drop. Heavy drinking alcohol may increase the risk of side effects. Q.9) How long does the effect of Hifen 25mg Drop last? Ans. Effect of Hifen 25mg Drop lasts for an average of 3-4 hours.
For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.
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Dr. Naresh Dang is an MD in Internal Medicine. He has special interest in the field of Diabetes, and has over two decades of professional experience in his chosen field of specialty. Dr. Dang is an expert in the managememnt of Diabetes, Hypertension and Lipids. He also provides consultation for Life Style Management.
Kunal is a registered pharmacist with RGUHS with over 11 months experience. He is a medicine content contributor at Zotezo.