FIFOX O Suspension is a combination medicine used for the treatment of typhoid fever and urinary tract infections in adult patients only. This medicine is not recommended for use in patients below 18 years of age.
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Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Fifox-O Suspension is to be taken with food.
Fifox-O Suspension is a combination of two antibiotics: Cefixime and Ofloxacin. Cefixime works by preventing the formation of the bacterial protective covering which is essential for the survival of the bacteria in the human body. Ofloxacin works by preventing the bacteria from reproducing and repairing themselves. Together, they treat your infection effectively.
Keep this medicine in the container or the pack it came in, tightly closed. Store it according to the instructions mentioned on the pack or label. Dispose of the unused medicine. Make sure it is not consumed by pets, children and other people.
No, do not stop taking Fifox-O and complete the full course of treatment even if you feel better. Your symptoms may improve before the infection is completely cured.
Take Fifox-O as soon as you remember it. However, do not take it if it’s almost time for your next dose. Also, do not take an extra dose to make up for your missed dose.
Yes, the use of Fifox-O can cause diarrhea. It is an antibiotic which kills the harmful bacteria. However, it also affects the helpful bacteria in your stomach or intestine and causes diarrhea. If you are experiencing severe diarrhea, talk to your doctor about it.
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
FIFOX O Suspension is probably safe to use during pregnancy. Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the fetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor.
FIFOX O Suspension is safe to use during lactation. Human studies have shown that either the drug does not pass into the breastmilk in significant amount or is not expected to cause toxicity to the baby. Avoid prolonged use of FIFOX O Suspension , since it may have possible effects such as rash and diarrhea.
Not relevant, as FIFOX O Suspension is intended for use in hospitalized patients.
There is limited information available on the use of FIFOX O Suspension in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
There is limited information available on the use of FIFOX O Suspension in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.