Ceffon-OX Tablet is Cefixime and Ofloxacin Tablets which is used in used to treat Typhoid, Infections. bronchitis, pneumonia, urinary tract infections (UTIs), and gonorrhea.
CEFIXIME AND OFLOXACIN TABLET
CEFFON-OX TABLET is a combination of three medicaments; Cefixime, Ofloxacin, and Lactic Acid Bacillus. Cefixime act to prevent the formation of the new bacterial protective covering which is essential for the survival of the bacteria in the human body. Ofloxacin stops the bacteria from reproducing and repairing themselves in the human body.
Ceffon-OX Tablets is manufactured in GMP certified companies where all quality parameters are checked while manufacturing the drugs, All analysis are done before releasing it to market.
Ceffon-OX Tablet is packed in elegant Alu Alu packing in a dripoff carton box.
Cefixime and Ofloxacin tablet uses:
CEFFON-OX Cefixime Ofloxacin Tablets works as Cefixime is cephalosporin antibiotic treats a wide variety of bacterial infections. Cefixime works by stopping the growth of bacteria in the human body.
This antibiotic treats only bacterial infections like Typhoid, It is not given in viral infections (such as common cold, flu). Using of excessive antibiotics unnecessary can cause antibiotic resistance for future infections.
Cefixime-ofloxacin Combination effectiveness in Typhoid Fever :
India is reaching fast towards Antimicrobial resistance in the context of typhoid fever. Monotherapy is not found more effective for typhoid fever in India now, then the only option to be practical is combination therapy. Antibiotic combinations that are approved and available in India for the treatment of typhoid fever are very few, one of them is Cefixime-Ofloxacin. Cefixime-ofloxacin combination is approved by Indian Regulatory Authority In-silico studies have demonstrated a positive rationale for combining these two drugs, while in-vitro studies have substantiated the same by showing a strain-specific synergistic and or additive activity between the two drugs against S. Typhi. Clinical studies in Indian patients have shown huge benefits of using the cefixime-ofloxacin combination in typhoid fever. The first benefit is quick time to defervescence (~3 days), second is the complete clinical cure of patients in ~7 days only, improve the efficacy in relapse cases. this combination reduced the need for hospitalization in Typhoid fever.
This combination also demonstrates a very good tolerability profile on patients. Association of physicians of India Recommends the use of this combination in typhoid fever. So that cefixime-ofloxacin is a safe combination in antimicrobial resistance cases.
CEFIXIME: Side effects of Cefixime drug reactions include diarrhea, dyspepsia, nausea, and vomiting. Hypersensitivity reactions like skin rashes, urticaria, and in some cases Stevens-Johnson syndrome have been reported. There is no specific antidote reported for Cefixime overdosage. Gastric lavage may be performed. The dialysis process not remove Cefixime in significant quantities.
Ofloxacin: In general, fluoroquinolones (Ofloxacin) are well tolerated, with most side effects being mild to moderate. On very rare occasions, serious adverse effects occur. Common side effects include gastrointestinal effects such as nausea, vomiting, and diarrhea, as well as headache and insomnia.
Brand Name: CEFFON-OX
Dosage Form: Tablets
Packing: 10*10 Alu Alu
MRP: Rs.: 149.00 PER 10 TABLETS.
CEFFON-50 : Cefixime 50mg + Lactic Acid Dry syrup
The author has 18 years of experience in the Quality Control, and Quality Assurance departments of Pharmaceutical Manufacturing Companies. Have exposure of all documents for WHO-GMP audits, Export documents, US-FDA documents, Validation of Pharma machinery, and Quality Control Instruments.