Taxim-O 25mg Drop

Medically reviewed by Dr. Naresh Dang | Written By Kunal V Kumar

Last updated on: November 02, 2020 2:55 am

Taxim-O 25mg Drop

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Uses of Taxim-O 25mg Drop.

Taxim-O 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. Taxim-O 25mg Drop only treats bacterial infections and doesn’t work for infections like flu, common cold or other viral infections.

How Taxim-O 25mg Drop works.

Taxim-O 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. Taxim-O 25mg Drop interferes with the bacterial cell wall. Due to which the bacteria cells burst and the bacteria die.

Side Effects of Taxim-O 25mg Drop.

The most common side effects of Taxim-O 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 Taxim-O 25mg Drop.

Do not consume Taxim-O 25mg Drop if you are allergic to Cefixime. If you have gastrointestinal disease, consult your doctor before using Taxim-O 25mg Drop. To avoid adverse reaction, consult your doctor if you are already taking other medicines.

Dosage of Taxim-O 25mg Drop.

The dosage of Taxim-O 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 Taxim-O 25mg Drop.

If you forget to take a dose of Taxim-O 25mg Drop, do not take two doses at the same time, there is a risk of overdose. Symptoms of overdose with Taxim-O 25mg Drop are severe vomiting and seizures. Immediately contact your doctor if an overdose with Taxim-O 25mg Drop is suspected.

Onset of Action Taxim-O 25mg Drop

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

Duration of Action Taxim-O 25mg Drop

Effect of medication lasts for an average of 3 to 4 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

This medicine usually causes no problems in your driving.

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 Taxim-O 25mg Drop

Q.1) Can I buy Taxim-O 25mg Drop without a prescription? Ans. No, You need a valid prescription to buy this medicine. Q.2) What are the usages of Taxim-O 25mg Drop? Ans. Taxim-O 25mg Drop used to treat Bacterial Infections such as throat infections, lung infections, urinary tract infections caused by bacteria. Taxim-O 25mg Drop only treats bacterial infections and doesn't work for infections like flu, common cold or other viral infections. Q.3) How does Taxim-O 25mg Drop work? Ans. Taxim-O 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 Taxim-O 25mg Drop? Ans. The common side effects of Taxim-O 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 Taxim-O 25mg Drop banned in India? Ans. Taxim-O 25mg Drop is not banned in India, but you need a valid prescription to buy this medicine. Q.6) Is Taxim-O 25mg Drop safe to use? Ans. Taxim-O 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 Taxim-O 25mg Drop ? Ans. Take Taxim-O 25mg Drop as prescribed by your doctor, you can take this medicine with or without food. Q.8) Can I consume alcohol while taking Taxim-O 25mg Drop? Ans. Please avoid drinking alcohol while taking Taxim-O 25mg Drop. Heavy drinking alcohol may increase the risk of side effects. Q.9) How long does the effect of Taxim-O 25mg Drop last? Ans. Effect of Taxim-O 25mg Drop lasts for an average of 3-4 hours.

Alternate Brands

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

Zifi 25mg Drop  ( FDC Ltd. )

54.00  10ml Packet Tablets Strip

Hifen 25mg Drop  ( Hetero Drugs Ltd. )

42.50  10ml Packet Tablets Strip

Interaction

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

carbamazepine: Increased blood carbamazepine level.

About Reviewer

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.

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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