Cefdis-AZ LB Tablets

Cefdis-AZ LB Tablets

Composition:

Each CEFDIS-AZ LB tablet contains Cefixime 200mg, Azithromycin 500mg, and Lactic Acid bacillus

Description:

CEFDIS-AZ LB is the antibacterial combination of cefixime, azithromycin and lactic acid bacillus. This combination works both by killing the harmful bacteria and improving the immune system.

Cefixime:

Cefixime is beta-lactam antibiotic belonging to the class of third-generation cephalosporins. It is one of the very few antibiotics that is highly resistant to beta-lactamase activity. This drug works by inhibiting the peptidoglycan synthesis in the bacterial cell wall. Cefixime binds to specific penicillin-binding proteins, which have a key role in the last stage of peptidoglycan synthesis. This binding between the beta-lactam ring and PBPs stops the cell wall synthesis and thereby leading to the cell lysis.

Azithromycin:

Azithromycin is a semi-synthetic antibiotic drug belonging to the subclass of macrolides of azalides. Azithromycin has a structure similar to that of erythromycin, only with a higher efficacy and longer durability. This isnít a beta-lactam antibiotic.

Azithromycin works by blocking the protein synthesis in the bacteria. It is through this process, the components necessary for the survival of the bacteria, are synthesized. Azithromycin specifically binds to the 50S subunit of the 70S ribosome and thereby stops the expression of the proteins, eventually leading to the death of the bacterial cells.

Role of lactic acid bacillus in this formulation is to kill the harmful bacteria and improving the functioning of the immune system.

Indications:

  • Bronchitis
  • Disseminated Gonococcal Infection
  • Gonorrhea
  • Lyme disease
  • Sexually-transmitted disorders
  • Skin and Soft tissue infections
  • Urethritis / Cervicitis
  • Otitis media
  • Pharyngitis / Tonsillitis
  • Gonococcal infection
  • Typhoid fever
  • Urinary tract infections
  • Bacterial Sinusitis
  • Granuloma inguinale
  • Cystic fibrosis infection
  • Mycobacterium Avium Complex Infection
  • Non-gonococcal urethritis
  • Pertussis
  • Respiratory tract infections
  • Chancroid
  • Shigellosis
  • Cholera
  • Community-acquired pneumonia
  • Chlamydial infection
  • Genital chlamydial infection

Dosage and Administration:

As directed by the physician

Contraindications:

CEFDIS-AZ LB tablets are contraindicated in patients with hypersensitivity towards its ingredients. It is also contraindicated in patients with Clostridium difficile infection, seizures, pseudomembranous colitis and hepatic dysfunction.

Adverse effects:

Adverse effects of this medication are abdominal pain, diarrhea, nausea, flatulence, dyspepsia, vomiting, headache, dizziness and seizures.

Precautions:

There are no sufficient and well-controlled studies when it comes to cefixime and azithromycin administration in pregnant women and nursing mothers. Therefore, if you are pregnant or nursing, discuss with your doctor about your condition before taking this medicine.

Presentation:

CEFDIS-AZ LB tablets are available in 10X10's Alu Alu packing.

Disclaimer:

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Keep the medicines out of the childrenís reach. This product is to be stored as recommended. Do not exceed the recommended dosage. Do not use this information in place of a visit, consultation or advice of your healthcare providers.

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