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Dr. Creighton Wright
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Ceftibuten (Overview)

Ceftibuten is a third generation cephalosporin which is a kind of cephalosporin type drug (anti-bacterial drug, antibiotic and antimicrobial).


Dr. Creighton Wright
5 doctors shared insights

Ceftibuten (Overview)

Ceftibuten is a third generation cephalosporin which is a kind of cephalosporin type drug (anti-bacterial drug, antibiotic and antimicrobial).


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What are the side effects of using drugs while on ceftibuten?

What are the side effects of using drugs while on ceftibuten?

Agree w Dr. Raff: CeftibutenCedax (ceftibuten) side effects include: nausea, vomiting, loose stools, constipation, abdominal pain, vaginal discharge/itching, dry mouth, rash, headache, sedation, dizziness & insomnia. Serious SE's: bloody diarrhea, jaundice, bloody or dark colored urine, fever, chills, confusion, agitation or convulsions. Would need to know specific medications to check for drug interactions. ...Read more

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Is cefuroxime axetil like penicillin?

Is cefuroxime axetil like penicillin?

Both R antibiotics: These are two antibiotics.The Cefuroxime is a cousin of penicillin. The germs they would likely kill, dose, frequency and side effects would differ. ...Read more

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Will being on cedax (ceftibuten) interfere with anesthetic?

Will being on cedax (ceftibuten) interfere with anesthetic?

No: Cedax (ceftibuten) is a common and safe antibiotic that will not interfere with most anesthetics. However, you should always tell your physician or anesthesiologist what medications you are on before a procedure, especially if they will be administering your home medications while you are in the hospital. ...Read more

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Used cefixime, gemifloxacin, Enoxacin sesquihydrate, ciprofloxacin, doxycycline, sulfamethoxazole & trimethoprim, sparfloxacin still UTI frm 5 years.

Used cefixime, gemifloxacin, Enoxacin sesquihydrate, ciprofloxacin, doxycycline, sulfamethoxazole & trimethoprim, sparfloxacin still UTI frm 5 years.

Go to Urologist: I assume you have have been tested for all organisms and taken the appropriate amount of antibiotics for time as directed by the Doctor who gave them to you. Plumbing problem. You may have a Vesicoureteral reflux the retrograde passage of urine from the bladder into the upper urinary tract. This can be diagnosed by either a contrast voiding cystourethrogram or radionuclide cystogram. ...Read more

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Crossing drugs effects with tequin (gatifloxacin)?

Drug no more avalabl: This drug an antibiotic in floroquinolone class was pulled of the market by bristol meyer squib due to serious side effects and is no more available in United States. ...Read more

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Common side effects of ceftin (cefuroxime)?

Common side effects of ceftin (cefuroxime)?

Ceftin (cefuroxime) is in the: class of antibiotics called cephalosporins. It can cause diarrhea, nausea, hives (if allergic), as can any antibiotic. ...Read more

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Are there penicillin, amoxicillin or Ceclor (cefaclor) in inhalers?

Are there penicillin, amoxicillin or Ceclor (cefaclor) in inhalers?

No: These drugs do not come in inhalers normally. They can sometimes be mixed and vaporized specially in order to deliver them to the lungs in patients that are really sick or have cystic fibrosis. Also, it can be nebulized for use in sinuses. ...Read more

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Is azythromycin like penicillin?

Is azythromycin like penicillin?

No: It is a completely different class of antibiotics. Azithromycin is a macrolide. So if you're allergic to penicillins only, you can take azithromycin. ...Read more

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Augmentin (amoxicillin and clavulanate) allergy, should I take penicillin or clavulanate?

Augmentin (amoxicillin and clavulanate) allergy, should I take penicillin or clavulanate?

Neither: Augmentin (amoxicillin and clavulanate) is Amoxicillin ( a penicllin) and clavulante. So if one if allergic to Augmentin (amoxicillin and clavulanate) both of these should be avoided. A proper evaluation needs to be undertaken to clarify this allergy and what medicines to avoid. ...Read more

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Is amoxicillin trihydrate desame effect of cloxacillin sodium?

Is amoxicillin trihydrate  desame effect of cloxacillin sodium?

Not necessaraly: They are different antibiotics and have different effectiveness based on antibiotic resistance profiles of bacteria.They will both be effective for some problems but not others. ...Read more

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Side effects of augmentin (amoxicillin and clavulanate)?

Dr. Willam Lau Dr. Lau
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Side effects of augmentin (amoxicillin and clavulanate)?

Rash: Most common is rash, since it is a penicillin drug, but it also causes diarrhea. ...Read more

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Can sulfa antibiotics ie. Bactrim (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim) affect oral birth control?

Can sulfa antibiotics ie. Bactrim (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim) affect oral birth control?

Yes: Any antibiotic can cause absorption issues with ocp's and render them ineffective. One should always ask about medications use with ocp's and the medication's effect on the ocp. If in doubt, use a back up method (comdon, foam, film etc) and talk to your pcp/gyn about it. Don't risk it! the price may be too high to pay! ...Read more

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Does the antibiotic augmentin (amoxicillin and clavulanate) interfere with progestin?

Does the antibiotic augmentin (amoxicillin and clavulanate) interfere with progestin?

Progestin+abx: Yes. Any antibiotic can decrease the effectiveness of hormonal birth control. You need to use barrier back (condoms) when taking antibiotics. ...Read more

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Can I use Flagyl to treat strep throat? I'm allergic to penicillin, bactrum, ceftin (cefuroxime) and levaqon.

Can I use Flagyl to treat strep throat? I'm allergic to penicillin, bactrum, ceftin (cefuroxime) and levaqon.

No: Flagyl does not treat strep throat, first establish it is indeed strep throat, and see an allergist to go over your drug reactions to determine what you are indeed allergic to and what you can and cannot take. Don't self medicate! ...Read more

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
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Cedax (Definition)

Cedax is a third generation cephalosporin which is a kind of cephalosporin type drug (anti-bacterial ...Read more