Cefixime is a drug used in the treatment of bacterial infections. It belongs to a class of antibiotics known as cephalosporins, which work by inhibiting bacterial cell wall synthesis. It can be used to treat infections such as urinary tract infections, otitis media, pharyngitis, bronchitis and gonococcal infection. Common side effects include upset stomach, diarrhea, mild skin rash and headache. Cefixime is a cephalosporin antibiotic used to treat various bacterial infections. Cefixime works by killing and stopping the growth of bacteria. Since it works only for bacterial infections, it is worth noting that it will not work for viral infections such as flu and common cold. Precautions should be taken before being prescribed to Cefixime. Some interactions and side effects may occur exposing the life of the user to unnecessary outcomes.Cefixime should be taken by mouth as prescribed by the medical practitioner without exceeding or taking an under dose. This is done to ensure effective and expected results after the medication period.
Drug Name: Cefixime