Ziprax 100mg/5ml Dry Syrup

  • Manufacturer : Cipla Ltd.
  • Composition : Cefixime 100mg/5ml
  • Generally Prescribed For : Bacterial Infections
  • Estimated Price : 65.39 For 30ml Bottle

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Uses of Ziprax 100mg/5ml Dry Syrup.

Ziprax 100mg/5ml Dry Syrup 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. Ziprax 100mg/5ml Dry Syrup only treats bacterial infections and doesn't work for infections like flu, common cold or other viral infections.

How Ziprax 100mg/5ml Dry Syrup works.

Ziprax 100mg/5ml Dry Syrup 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. Ziprax 100mg/5ml Dry Syrup interferes with the bacterial cell wall. Due to which the bacteria cells burst and the bacteria die.

Side Effects of Ziprax 100mg/5ml Dry Syrup.

The most common side effects of Ziprax 100mg/5ml Dry Syrup 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 Ziprax 100mg/5ml Dry Syrup.

Do not consume Ziprax 100mg/5ml Dry Syrup if you are allergic to Cefixime. If you have gastrointestinal disease, consult your doctor before using Ziprax 100mg/5ml Dry Syrup. To avoid adverse reaction, consult your doctor if you are already taking other medicines.

Dosage of Ziprax 100mg/5ml Dry Syrup.

The dosage of Ziprax 100mg/5ml Dry Syrup 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 Ziprax 100mg/5ml Dry Syrup.

If you forget to take a dose of Ziprax 100mg/5ml Dry Syrup, do not take two doses at the same time, there is a risk of overdose. Symptoms of overdose with Ziprax 100mg/5ml Dry Syrup are severe vomiting and seizures. Immediately contact your doctor if an overdose with Ziprax 100mg/5ml Dry Syrup is suspected.

Onset of Action Ziprax 100mg/5ml Dry Syrup

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

Duration of Action Ziprax 100mg/5ml Dry Syrup

Effect of medication lasts for an average of 3 to 4 hours.

Precautions & Warnings

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

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

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

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  • Driving This medicine usually causes no problems in your driving.

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

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

... Frequently Asked Questions About Ziprax 100mg/5ml Dry Syrup

Q.1) Can I buy Ziprax 100mg/5ml Dry Syrup without a prescription? Ans. No, You need a valid prescription to buy this medicine. Q.2) What are the usages of Ziprax 100mg/5ml Dry Syrup? Ans. Ziprax 100mg/5ml Dry Syrup used to treat Bacterial Infections such as throat infections, lung infections, urinary tract infections caused by bacteria. Ziprax 100mg/5ml Dry Syrup only treats bacterial infections and doesn't work for infections like flu, common cold or other viral infections. Q.3) How does Ziprax 100mg/5ml Dry Syrup work? Ans. Ziprax 100mg/5ml Dry Syrup 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 Ziprax 100mg/5ml Dry Syrup? Ans. The common side effects of Ziprax 100mg/5ml Dry Syrup are Nausea, Vomiting, Dizziness, Dryness In Mouth, Altered Taste, Abdominal Pain, Agitation, Anxiety, Fever, Constipation, Allergic Reaction, Impaired Concentration, Sweating, Headache. Q.5) Is Ziprax 100mg/5ml Dry Syrup banned in India? Ans. Ziprax 100mg/5ml Dry Syrup is not banned in India, but you need a valid prescription to buy this medicine. Q.6) Is Ziprax 100mg/5ml Dry Syrup safe to use? Ans. Ziprax 100mg/5ml Dry Syrup 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 Ziprax 100mg/5ml Dry Syrup ? Ans. Take Ziprax 100mg/5ml Dry Syrup as prescribed by your doctor, you can take this medicine with or without food. Q.8) Can I consume alcohol while taking Ziprax 100mg/5ml Dry Syrup? Ans. Please avoid drinking alcohol while taking Ziprax 100mg/5ml Dry Syrup. Heavy drinking alcohol may increase the risk of side effects. Q.9) How long does the effect of Ziprax 100mg/5ml Dry Syrup last? Ans. Effect of Ziprax 100mg/5ml Dry Syrup lasts for an average of 3-4 hours.

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Interaction

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

carbamazepine: Increased blood carbamazepine level.

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