What is Milixim (Cefixime) used for?
Milixim (Cefixime) is given as a treatment for many different types of bacterial infections, such as pneumonia, gonorrhea and bronchitis. It may also treat lung infections and bacterial infections affecting the ear, throat and urinary tract. This medication is a type of cephalosporin antibiotic, which stops the bacteria from growing. This medication should not be used to treat viral infections.
How should I use Milixim (Cefixime)?
Milixim (Cefixime) tablets are normally taken once per day, or else twice per day at 12 hour intervals, for a period of 5 to 14 days. Patients treating gonorrhea may need to take it for 1 to 10 days. Follow all instructions provided to you by your physician. You should continue taking this medication, and not stop taking it without first consulting your physician.
What are the side effects of Milixim (Cefixime)?
Side effects of Milixim (Cefixime) include:
Patients should consult their physician immediately if they notice signs of other more serious side effects.
Strictly follow all instructions provided to you by your physician or pharmacist while using Milixim (Cefixime). Optimum and safe dosage can differ based on the patient and the condition being treated.
As this medication may be unsafe for certain patients, it is essential you always inform your physician if you are pregnant or breastfeeding, as well as if you have any allergies, other illnesses, or ongoing health conditions, and if you are taking any other form of medication, supplements, or herbal products.
Immediately seek emergency medical care if you have any allergic or hypersensitive reaction. Common signs of a reaction include hives, swelling, skin rashes, chest pains, as well as trouble breathing or swallowing.