Nicef AZ 200mg/250mg Tablet

Medically reviewed by Dr. Swaroop Choudhari | Written By Kunal V Kumar

Last updated on: November 02, 2020 4:18 am

Nicef AZ 200mg/250mg Tablet

Uses of Nicef AZ 200mg/250mg Tablet

Nicef AZ 200mg/250mg Tablet is used for the treatment or prevention of the following disease(s):

Bacterial Infections

Side effects of Nicef AZ 200mg/250mg Tablet

The most common side effects of Nicef AZ 200mg/250mg Tablet are – Nausea, Vomiting, Dizziness, Dryness In 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 using Nicef AZ 200mg/250mg Tablet

Do not use Nicef AZ 200mg/250mg Tablet if you are allergic to – Cefixime, Azithromycin

If you have heart disease, liver or kidney disease, drug or alcohol addiction, consult your doctor before using Nicef AZ 200mg/250mg Tablet.

If you are allergic to any medicine or food, consult your doctor before using this medicine.

Use this medicine under the supervision of your doctor.

To avoid an adverse reaction, consult your doctor if you are already taking other medicines.

How Nicef AZ 200mg/250mg Tablet works

Nicef AZ 200mg/250mg Tablet contains – Cefixime, Azithromycin

Cefixime 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.

Azithromycin binds to a ribosomal subunit of susceptible bacteria, blocking peptide translocation and inhibiting RNA-dependent protein synthesis. Drug concentrates in phagocytes, macrophages, and fibroblasts, which release it slowly and may help move it to infection sites.

Dosage of Nicef AZ 200mg/250mg Tablet

The dosage of Nicef AZ 200mg/250mg Tablet depends on many factors such as the patient age, health, medical condition or history of the patient and many other conditions.

Please use this medicine as prescribed by your doctor.

Overdose of Nicef AZ 200mg/250mg Tablet

If you forget to take a dose of Nicef AZ 200mg/250mg Tablet, 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 or call your local medical emergency number.

Precautions & Warnings

Alcohol

Information will be added soon.

Pregnancy

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Breastfeeding

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Driving

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Kidney

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Liver

Information will be added soon.

Alternate Brands

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

Laz Plus 200 mg/250 mg Tablet  ( Hetero Drugs Ltd. )

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Hifen AZ 200 mg/250 mg Tablet  ( Hetero Drugs Ltd. )

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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

Kunal is a registered pharmacist with RGUHS with over 11 months experience. He is a medicine content contributor at Zotezo.

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