Cefdis-LB Tablets

Cefdis-LB Tablets

Composition:

Each CEFDIS-LB tablet contains cefixime200mg and lactic acid bacillus

Description:

CEFDIS-LB is an antibiotic combination of cefixime and lactic acid bacillus. Cefixime is an anti-bacterial agent that belongs to the class of third-generation cephalosporins. Cefixime is active against both gram +ve and gram –ve bacteria. It is stable against the activity of beta-lactamase enzyme and therefore is highly effective against the bacterial strains that are resistant to beta-lactams and cephalosporins.

Cefixime’s mechanism of action involves inhibition of cell wall synthesis in the bacterial cells. Cefixime binds to the specific penicillin-binding proteins (PBPs) and blocks the transpeptidation reaction, which is the final step of cell wall synthesis. Transpeptidation is highly essential for cross-linking in the cell wall structure. Without the cross-linking, bacterial cell wall becomes weak and loses its ability to hold the cellular content, which eventually leads 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:

  • Otitis media
  • Typhoid fever
  • Gonorrhea
  • Pharyngitis/Tonsillitis
  • Shigellosis
  • Disseminated gonococcal infection
  • Exacerbation of chronic bronchitis
  • Bronchitis
  • Gonorrhea
  • Lyme disease

Dosage and Administration:

As directed by the doctor or physician

Contraindication:

CEFDIS-LBtablets are contraindicated in patients who are hypersensitive to cefixime. It is also contraindicated in patients with intestinal infection, seizures, high fever, encephalopathy, haemolytic anemia, acute renal failure and renal impairment.

Adverse effects:

Adverse effects of this medicine are dyspepsia, diarrhea, abdominal pain, nausea, vomiting, dizziness, GI disturbances and seizures.

Precaution:

There are no sufficient and well-controlled studies when it comes to cefixime 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-LB tablets are available in 10X10's Alu Alu packing.

Disclaimer:

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Keep the medicines out of the children’s 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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