BRAND NAME: CFIXIM-CV
COMPOSITION: CEFIXIME & Potassium Clavulanate
Cefixime & Potassium Clavulanate Tablet is prescribed when suffering from bacterial infections even if they have developed resistance. The medication contains two effective drugs: Cefixime (antibiotic) & Potassium Clavulanate (beta-lactamase inhibitor). Both medicines used in the formulation works differently like Cefixime being an antibiotic prevents the formation of bacterial wall covering that is necessary for the survival of bacteria. While Potassium Clavulanate enhances the activity of Cefixime against bacteria and reduces resistance. Together both medications provide relief from various bacterial infections.
While taking Cefixime & Potassium Clavulanate Tablet some common side effects can be experienced that are mild to moderate and will disappear whenever the body adjusts to the medicine. Usually, the medicine doesn’t cause any serious side effects but in case the body develops itchy rash, breathing difficulties, and swelling of the face then take medical help immediately.
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Cefixime & Potassium Clavulanate Tablet should be taken with extreme precautions and as per the directions of the doctor, or physician to maximize the benefits and to avoid certain side effects. Further, consider the below-listed points while taking the medication.
The medication should be taken while considering the above points. Apart from these, if having any allergy, liver, or any other health issue then consult the doctor before taking Cefixime & Potassium Clavulanate Tablet. Along with it, store the medication as per the instructions on the label to avoid any future trouble.