BRAND NAME:
TYSEN CAPSULE 200mg/400mg
GENERIC NAME:
Cefixime
DESCRIPTION:
 Cefixime BP is a third-generation cephalosporin antibiotic. Like other third-generation cephalosporins, it has broad spectrum activity against Gram positive and gram negative bacteria.
COMPOSITION:
  • Each Capsule contains. Cefixime….200mg/400mg
INDICATIONS:
  • Enteric Fever
  • Respiratory Tract Infections
  • Pelvic Inflammatory Disease
  • UTI
DOSAGE & ADMINISTRATION:
 The recommended dose of TYSEN (cefixime) is 400 mg once daily. When necessary, a dose of 200 mg given twice daily may be considered except for urinary tract infections where once daily dosing must be used.
For treatment of uncomplicated gonococcal infections, a single oral dose of 400 mg is recommended.Children (≥ 6 months):
The recommended dose of TYSEN is 8 mg/kg/day once daily. When necessary, a dose of
4 mg/kg given twice daily may be considered except for urinary tract infections where once daily dosing must be used.
PRESENTATION:
 5’s
CONTRAINDICATIONS
 TYSEN (cefixime) is contraindicated in patients with known allergies to the cephalosporin or penicillin antibiotics or to any ingredients in the formulation or component of the container.
UNDESIRABLE EFFECTS
  • Upset stomach
  • Diarrhea
  • Vomiting
  • Mild skin rash
  • Itching
  • Headache, hives
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*Patients should consult with their physician before taking any medicine.

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