Hifen Plus 200 mg/200 mg Tablet

Medically reviewed by Dr. Swaroop Choudhari | Written By Sonu Kumar Rao

Last updated on: November 02, 2020 10:42 am

Hifen Plus 200 mg/200 mg Tablet

Uses of Hifen Plus 200 mg/200 mg Tablet

Hifen Plus 200 mg/200 mg Tablet is an antibiotic medicine used for the treatment of bacterial infections of the respiratory tract and urinary tract. Such as skin infection, lung infection, throat infection, ear infection, prostate infection, bladder infection, kidney infection.
Hifen Plus 200 mg/200 mg Tablet only works for bacterial infections, it will not work for viral infections like common cold and flu.

How Hifen Plus 200 mg/200 mg Tablet works.

Hifen Plus 200 mg/200 mg Tablet contains Cefixime and Ofloxacin.
Cefixime is known as a cephalosporin antibiotic, it works by inhibiting the growth of bacteria. It interferes with the bacterial cell wall. Due to which the bacteria cells burst and the bacteria die.

Ofloxacin is known as a fluoroquinolone antibiotic, It works by killing the bacteria causing infection.

Side Effects of Hifen Plus 200 mg/200 mg Tablet

The most common side effects of Hifen Plus 200 mg/200 mg Tablet are Nausea, Vomiting, Dizziness, Dry Mouth, Altered Taste, Abdominal Pain, Agitation, Anxiety, Fever, Constipation, Allergic Reaction, Impaired Concentration, Sweating, Headache.
These side effects can usually occur in patients. However, these are only indicative and not all patients will experience them.

Precautions while Taking Hifen Plus 200 mg/200 mg Tablet

Do not consume Hifen Plus 200 mg/200 mg Tablet if you are allergic to Cefixime and Ofloxacin.
If you have heart disease, liver or kidney disease, drug or alcohol addiction, consult your doctor before using Hifen Plus 200 mg/200 mg Tablet.
Taking this medicine can make you dizzy or sleepy, do not do anything that requires caution.
If you are allergic to any medicine or food, consult your doctor before taking this medicine.
Use of this medicine is not advisable in people under 18 years of age.
Use this medicine under the supervision of your doctor.
To avoid an adverse reaction, consult your doctor if you are already taking other medicines.

Dosage of Hifen Plus 200 mg/200 mg Tablet

The dosage of Hifen Plus 200 mg/200 mg Tablet depends on many factors such as the patient age, health, medical history of the patient and many other conditions.
Please take this medicine as prescribed by your doctor.

Overdose of Hifen Plus 200 mg/200 mg Tablet

If you forget to take a dose of Hifen Plus 200 mg/200 mg Tablet, do not take two doses at the same time, there is a risk of overdose.
Symptoms of overdose with Hifen Plus 200 mg/200 mg Tablet are severe vomiting and seizures.
Immediately contact your doctor if an overdose with Hifen Plus 200 mg/200 mg Tablet is suspected.
If you notice any unusual reaction in your body after taking this medicine, contact your doctor immediately.

Onset of Action Hifen Plus 200 mg/200 mg Tablet

It takes about 3 to 4 hour to show the effect of the medicine.

Duration of Action Hifen Plus 200 mg/200 mg Tablet

Effect of medication lasts for an average of 20 to 24 hours.

Precautions & Warnings

Alcohol

Information is not available right now; please consult your doctor.

Pregnancy

Not recommended for pregnant women. Please consult your doctor before taking this medicine.

Breastfeeding

Not recommended for breastfeeding women. Please consult your doctor before taking this medicine.

Driving

Not safe during driving; you may feel dizzy or sleepy after taking this medicine.

Kidney

This medicine should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Consult your doctor before taking this medicine.

Liver

This medicine should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Consult your doctor before taking this medicine.

Frequently Asked Questions About Hifen Plus 200 mg/200 mg Tablet

Q.1) What is the use of Hifen Plus 200 mg/200 mg Tablet? Answer. Hifen Plus 200 mg/200 mg Tablet is an antibiotic medicine used for the treatment of bacterial infections, such as skin infection, lung infection, throat infection, ear infection, prostate infection, bladder infection, kidney infection, etc. Hifen Plus 200 mg/200 mg Tablet only works for bacterial infections, it will not work for viral infections like common cold and flu. Q.2) Is Hifen Plus 200 mg/200 mg Tablet an antibiotic? Answer. Hifen Plus 200 mg/200 mg Tablet is an antibiotic medicine used for the treatment of bacterial infections, It works by killing the bacteria causing infection. Q.3) Is Hifen Plus 200 mg/200 mg Tablet safe to use? Answer. It is not recommended to use Hifen Plus 200 mg/200 mg Tablet in people below the age of 18 years. Use this medicine under the supervision of your doctor. Q.4) How to use Hifen Plus 200 mg/200 mg Tablet? Answer. Use Hifen Plus 200 mg/200 mg Tablet as prescribed by your doctor. Take this medicine at a fixed time as suggested by your doctor, you can take it with or without food. If you miss a dose, do not take two doses at the same time, there is a risk of overdose. If you notice any unusual reaction in your body after taking this medicine, contact your doctor immediately. If you feel any improvement in your disease, contact your doctor. Q.5) What is the side effects of Hifen Plus 200 mg/200 mg Tablet? Answer. The common side effects of Hifen Plus 200 mg/200 mg Tablet are Nausea, Vomiting, Dizziness, Dry Mouth, Altered Taste, Abdominal Pain, Agitation, Anxiety, Fever, Constipation, Allergic Reaction, Impaired Concentration, Sweating, Headache. Q.6) Can I drive after taking Hifen Plus 200 mg/200 mg Tablet? Answer. If you feel dizzy or sleepy after taking Hifen Plus 200 mg/200 mg Tablet, avoid doing activities that require caution, such as driving or operating a machine. Q.7) Can I buy Hifen Plus 200 mg/200 mg Tablet without a prescription? Answer. You need a valid prescription to buy Hifen Plus 200 mg/200 mg Tablet.

Alternate Brands

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.

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Interaction

Drug :-. aminoglycosides, loop diuretics: Increased risk of nephrotoxicity.

carbamazepine: Increased blood carbamazepine level.

About Reviewer

Dr. Swaroop Y Choudhari is an MBBS, MD in General Medicine. The doctor holds an experience of 8 years, and has extensive knowledge in his respective field of medicine.

About Author

Sonu Kumar is a registered pharmacist with Bihar State Pharmacy Council with over 6 months experience. He is a medicine content contributor at Zotezo.

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