Tseforal Soljutab - an antibiotic (cephalosporin III generation), which is used for the treatment of ENT diseases, diseases
respiratory and uncomplicated urinary tract infections in men and women.
Being a semi-synthetic antibiotic (group III generation cephalosporins), Tseforal used as oral medication with a wide range of bactericidal action are active against infections caused by:
- Moraxella catarrhalis;
- Streptococcus pneumoniae;
- Haemophilus influenza;
- Streptococcus pyogenes;
- Proteus mirabilis;
- Escherichia coli;
- Neisseria gonorrhoeae.
Tseforal not effective against Enterococcus spp., Pseudomonas spp., Listeria monocytogenes, and most strains of Staphylococcus spp., Enterobacter spp., Clostridium spp., Bacteroides fragilis.
Tseforal discharged as a pale orange dispersible tablets containing the active ingredient (cefixime trihydrate) 400 mg, in blister packs 1, 5, and 7 units.
Tseforala analogues of the active ingredient are medications: Iksim Lupin Supraks, Pantsef and Supraks Soljutab.
By analogues Tseforala mechanism of action include the following drugs: Azaran, axons Bestum, klaforan Bakperazon, Medakson, Biotrakson, Dardum, Ifitsef, Kefoteks, Lendatsin, Orzid, Lifakson, Liforan, Tartsefoksim, Oframaks, Torotsef, Movigip, Movoperiz, Oritaksim, Rocephin , Sulperazon, Fortum, and Tsebaneks Tsefantral.
According to the instructions, Tseforal prescribed for the treatment of various infectious and inflammatory diseases that cause microorganisms are sensitive to medications. Thus, the drug therapy is indicated for:
- Streptococcal tonsillitis and pharyngitis;
- Acute otitis media;
- Acute bronchitis and acute exacerbations of chronic bronchitis;
- Uncomplicated gonorrhea;
- Uncomplicated urinary tract infections;
Contraindications Tseforala, according to instructions, is hypersensitivity to cephalosporins, cefixime and penicillins.
not indicated in chronic renal failure.
Special care is required the use of Tseforala:
- When pregnancy;
- When colitis (in history);
At the reception Tseforala breastfeeding should be interrupted.
The effectiveness of Tseforala independent of food intake. The tablets may be swallowed whole or diluted in water to obtain a suspension.
The daily dosage for adults and children weighing 50 kg - one tablet that can be taken in one or two steps. For children 25-50 kg usually given half the adult dosage.
Duration of therapy Tseforalom, under the instruction depends on the type of infection and the nature of the disease:
- In the treatment of tonsillopharyngitis which causes Streptococcus pyogenes - 10 days;
- In the treatment of upper respiratory tract infections and respiratory tract - 1-2 weeks;
- In the treatment of uncomplicated urinary tract infections (upper and lower divisions) in men - 7-14 days, women - 3-14 days.
Overdose symptoms Tseforalom increases the frequency of dose-dependent side effects.
The risk of symptoms of overdose increases when the joint application Tseforala blockers of tubular secretion, including probenecid.
Also during the ongoing Tseforalom therapy should be considered that the drug can increase the effect of indirect anticoagulants.
Most often, when applying Tseforala, reviews, there are disorders of the digestive system in the form of abdominal pain, nausea, indigestion, vomiting and diarrhea.
Long reception Tseforala can disrupt normal intestinal flora. As a rule, the manifestation of antibiotic-associated diarrhea, mild enough for her relief to stop taking the drug. Do not use antidiarrheal drugs on the background of the development of pseudomembranous colitis with the treatment.
Several less during therapy Tseforalom, reviews, can be observed:
- Headaches, dizziness and dysphoria (central nervous system);
- Hematuria, and a slight increase in the concentration of creatinine in the blood (urinary tract);
- Agranulocytosis, transient leukopenia, pancytopenia, coagulation disorders, eosinophilia (hematopoietic system).
The most likely allergic reactions developing in the therapy Tseforalom, reviews are:
- Drug fever;
- Hemolytic anemia and interstitial nephritis.
With the development of these allergic reactions, as well as if during therapy Lyell's syndrome develops, the medication should be abolished. In addition, before starting treatment to check history to avoid cross-allergic reactions to penicillin.
Tseforal refers to a group of semisynthetic antibiotics prescription with a shelf life under normal storage conditions - 36 months (at temperatures up to 25 ° C).