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C Tax of 200 mg - Uses, Side Effects, During Pregnancy

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C Tax 200 mg uses are in cases of bacterial septicemia, pneumonia, joint and muscle functions, and urinary tract functions. C Tax 200 mg side effects are diarrhea, nausea, headache, painful periods, and urinary retention. C Tax 200 mg has interactions with medications such as warfarin, furosemide, and chloramphenicol.

C Tax OF 200 MG Tablet is an antibiotic medicine that is widely used for treating various bacterial infections and conditions such as:

  • Urinary tract and throat infections
  • Lung infections

Taking C Tax OF 200 MG during pregnancy has proven very helpful for clearing off minor to major bacterial infections. C Tax OF 200 MG Tablet should not be recommended if a person is suffering from common cold, flu and viral infections. Bacterial infections are very common because of the degrading environment due to pollution. People from all age suffer from bacterial infections in their lifetime at least once due to change in climate, exposure to pollution through the air, water and solid food. Depending on the kind of bacteria and their lethality, bacterial infection can range from mild to severe. Bacterial infection can cause a lot of trouble even during pregnancy. Learn more about the benefits of C Tax OF 200 MG during pregnancy as well as during normal times.

Composition of C Tax OF 200 MG Tablet

C Tax OF 200 MG is composed of Cefixime, which is an active salt ingredient having antibacterial properties. C Tax OF 200 MG may also have various strengths based on the usage of its active ingredients.

Price and Instructions of C Tax OF 200 MG Dosage

C Tax OF 200 MG tablets come in the form of orally chewable tablets. A strip of 10 C Tax OF 200 MG tablet comes for Rs. 113.7 (INR) / $2 USD. Normally, this tablet should be taken within the interval of 12-24 hours for the best effect. Before consuming this medicine, please keep in mind to read the instructions on the pack carefully. After taking the medicine do not take any food items or liquid, which have the potential of creating more allergies such as peanuts, eggplants, colocasia roots, dairy products such as cheese and red meat etc. Take this medicine only after consulting a doctor; do not take it any prescription because it can cause side effects. In addition, this medicine should not be recommended for patients those who are lesser than six months of age. Precaution should be exercised for patients with a history of the following problems:

  • Joint problems
  • Rheumatoid arthritis
  • Heart, kidney and lung transplant
  • Alzheimer disease
  • Seizures, stroke, central nervous system disorder
  • Heart, liver, kidney disease
  • Decrease in blood minerals
  • Allergy and those who are dependent on other medications
  • Children and elderly 
  • During pregnancy and breastfeeding

Uses and Benefits of C Tax OF 200 MG Tablet

C Tax OF 200 MG tablet not only stops bacterial growth but also kills the bacteria completely if consumed in proper dosage and direction. Some of the uses and benefits of C Tax 200 MG are as follows:

1. Bacterial Septicemia- C Tax OF 200 MG is prescribed during Septicemia, which is a blood infection, caused by Staphylococci and Streptococcus pyogenes bacteria. 

2. Pneumonia and other lung infections- Pneumonia is a lung infection manifested through high fever and chills caused by Streptococcus Pneumonia and Haemophilus Influezae bacteria. Under such a condition of lung infections, C Tax OF 200 MG tablet is prescribed.

3. Joint and Muscle infections- C Tax can cure arthritis infections caused by Staphylococci and Streptococci bacteria.

Joint and Muscle infections

4. Skin structure infections- C Tax tablet is suggested for skin structure infections such as cellulitis and wound infections caused by Streptococcus pyogenes and Staphylococcus aureus.

5. Throat infections- C Tax tablet is prescribed to cure throat infections such as Pharyngitis and Tonsillitis caused by Haemophilus influenza bacteria.

6. Urinary Tract Infections- C Tax OF 200 MG is prescribed to treat urinary tract infections caused by bacteria such as E.coli, Pseudomonas aeruginosa, Enterococci and Klebsiella pneumonia.

7. Gonorrhea- C Tax OF 200 MG is very efficient in the treatment of gonococcus infection, which is a sexually transmitted infection, caused by bacteria called Neisseria gonorrhoeae.

C Tax OF 200 MG Tablet during Pregnancy

C Tax OF 200 MG Tablet during pregnancy is helpful due to its effectiveness in treating different kinds of infections, which is common during pregnancy. Most of the pregnant women may also develop gonococcus infections for which C Tax tablet may be prescribed. However, it is important to keep in mind that pregnancy is a very sensitive stage and consumption of this medicine without proper advice and prescription from a doctor/medical health supervisor can cause serious complications. C Tax OF 200 MG should not be consumed while breastfeeding. Also, it is not recommended to those individuals who have severe health conditions such as kidney disease, bleeding disorders, allergy and diarrhea.

C Tax of 200 mg

Alternatives and Substitute to C Tax OF 200 MG Tablet

Below is a set of medicines with same strength and composition that can be consumed under proper medical prescription instead of C Tax.

  • Topcef 200 MG Tablet DT
  • Omnix 200 MG Tablet DT
  • Claforan O 200 MG Tablet DT
  • Grafix 200 MG Tablet DT
  • Cefi 200 MG Tablet DT

C Tax OF 200 MG Tablet Side effects

Interactions of C Tax OF 200 MG Tablet

C Tax-OF 200 MG Tablet interacts differently for different patients. Given below are a few facts about C-Tax antibiotics interactions with other medicines. C Tax OF has moderate interactions with medicines like:

  • Furosemide
  • Warfarin and Ethinyl Estradiol,
  • Chloramphenicol and Amikacin, 
  • C Tax has severe interactions with Cholera Vaccine medicine and Nifedipine medicine. There is currently no information available on food and alcohol interactions with C Tax OF 200 MG Tablets.
  • C Tax OF also has moderate interactions with Colitis and Renal diseases

Although this tablet is mostly harmless, however, C Tax may show some mild side effects such as:

  • Feeling of dizziness
  • Diarrhea and abdominal pain
  • Feeling of tiredness or weakness in the body
  • Nausea and headache
  • Dark and clay colored stools
  • Unusual swelling on different parts of the body such as swelling on the face, hands, feet, lips and tongues
  • Redness or rashes on the skin
  • Dyspepsia
  • Vomiting and genital itching especially for women
  • Acidity, gastric or stomach problems
  • Indigestion and heartburn
  • Sleeplessness and vaginal inflammation
  • Bleeding nose and extreme pain in the body
  • Sore throat and frequent chest pain
  • Painful periods, pain while urinating
  • Irregular periods and urinary retention
  • Confusion, abnormality, anxiety, depression, hallucinations, cognitive changes
  • Hearing defects and sensitivity to light

We hope this article has been able to resolve your queries on C Tax OF 200 MG tablet. Follow Elawoman blogs for regular updates on fertility health and treatments. If you are looking for the best gynecologist in Delhi, can help you in your search. For complete information on normal delivery cost and other treatments like surrogacy, IUI Treatment, IVF centers, IVF doctors and treatments, you can consult an Ela specialist. Feel free to call on the given number for any inquiry or advice: +917899912611.

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Infertility Specialist, Obstetrician Dr. Kavita Jaggi Agrawal

Dr. Kavita Jaggi Agrawal is an obstetrician, gynecologist and infertility specialist who is providing her valuable expertise in the field of gynecology and infertility issues. She ensures that the patients receive the required fertility treatments well on time. Dr. Kavita specializes in the treatments like High Risk Pregnancy Care, In Vitro Fertilization (IVF) and Reproductive Medicine. Currently, she is practicing at Amit Jaggi Memorial Hospital, Vibhav Nagar, Agra.



Sakshi Bhatta

I have Otovin eardrops for my ear infection. Do Ctax 200mg tablets work better than Otovin? How fast will I be able to see the positive effect on me after having these tablets?

Oct. 5, 2018, 11:41 a.m. 4.5


Jassica Lee

I am already taking this one for a middle ear infection. So far so good.

June 2, 2018, 1:29 p.m. 5.0


Nishant Prasad

Can I have C tax 200mg tablets for my conjunctivitis? Are they useful for the eye too as of ears?

May 21, 2018, 5:57 p.m. 4.5


Ravina Kandel

Basically, pregnant women are not allowed to have any medicine without consultation. And I being pregnant suffer a lot form bacterial infections. I consulted my doctor before having ctax 200mg tablets and it is successfully working on me.

April 18, 2018, 10:30 a.m. 4.5


Bashir Moosa Patel

Really helpful info!

April 11, 2018, 2:35 p.m. 4.5

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