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Cefixime

Brand names: SUPRAX

Therapeutic Indications

Cefixime is indicated for:

at least one of
at least one of
Escherichia coli

Proteus mirabilis

Klebsiella

Haemophilus influenzae

Moraxella (Branhamella) catarrhalis

Streptococcus pyogenes

Beta-hemolytic Streptococcus, group A
and additionally at least one of
Ear infection

Respiratory tract infection

Urinary tract infectious disease

Infective urethritis

Scarlet fever

Acute tonsillitis

Acute pharyngitis

Suppurative and unspecified otitis media

Acute bronchitis due to Haemophilus influenzae

Acute bronchitis due to streptococcus

Pneumonia due to Streptococcus pneumoniae

Pneumonia due to Haemophilus influenzae

Pneumonia due to Klebsiella pneumoniae

Acute cholecystitis

Acute cystitis

Infective urethritis

Cholangitis

For this indication, the medical literature mentions below treatments (click for details):

Treatment 1: Oral

at least one of
at least one of
Escherichia coli

Proteus mirabilis

Klebsiella

Haemophilus influenzae

Moraxella (Branhamella) catarrhalis

Streptococcus pyogenes

Beta-hemolytic Streptococcus, group A
and additionally at least one of
Ear infection

Respiratory tract infection

Urinary tract infectious disease

Infective urethritis

Scarlet fever

Acute tonsillitis

Acute pharyngitis

Suppurative and unspecified otitis media

Acute bronchitis due to Haemophilus influenzae

Acute bronchitis due to streptococcus

Pneumonia due to Streptococcus pneumoniae

Pneumonia due to Haemophilus influenzae

Pneumonia due to Klebsiella pneumoniae

Acute cholecystitis

Acute cystitis

Infective urethritis

Cholangitis

For this indication, the medical literature mentions below treatments (click for details):

Treatment 1: Oral

Contraindications

Active ingredient Cefixime is contraindicated in the following cases:

No gender/age discrimination

at least one of
Pregnancy

Lactation