Clafoxy CV Tablet

Brand Name Clafoxy CV Tablet
Salt Composition

Cefuroxime Axetil (500mg) + Clavulanic Acid (125mg)

Strength 500mg + 125mg
Product Form Tablet
Pack 10 Tablet(s) in Strip
Storage Store below 30°C
Category

Antibiotic

SubCategory

Anti-Biotic

Country of Origin India
Manufacturer

Unifaith Biotech (P) Limited

Manufacturer/Marketer Address Unifaith Biotech (P) Limited A-212, Second Floor, DLF Tower A, Plot No 10, Jasola District Centre, New Delhi - 110025
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    Medical Description of Clafoxy CV Tablet

    Clafoxy CV Tablet contains Cefuroxime Axetil 500mg and Clavulanic Acid 125mg used to treat bacterial infections such as Urinary tract infection, Sinusitis, Tonsillitis/Pharyngitis, Lower respiratory tract infections, Otitis media, Skin and soft tissue infections, Bacterial septicemia, Gonorrhea, and Lyme disease. Mainly this medicine targets the ear, nose, throat, lungs, skin, and skin structures, blood, bones, joints, and urinary tract infections and is also used to prevent the infections that occur during surgery. Cefuroxime Axetil 500mg is an antibiotic that helps to fight against bacteria. Clavulanic acid 125mg is a beta-lactamase inhibitor that decreases resistance. The combination of this medicine helps to fight against the infection that is caused by bacteria. This medicine is not used for common flu and cold symptoms that occur due to viral infections. This medicine is commonly prescribed for cough and colds caused by bacterial infections.


    Clafoxy CV Tablet Uses

    It is used in the treatment of the following conditions as Bacterial infections, Urinary Tract Infection, Pneumonia, Ear infection, Tonsillitis/Pharyngitis, Gonorrhoea, and Skin and structure infection.


    Clafoxy CV Tablet Benefits

    Bacterial infections

    Bacterial infection occurs when bacteria enter your body and start multiplying which may cause tissue damage and make you sick. Mostly it is caused by Staphylococcus and Streptococcus organisms. The bacterial diseases are cholera, bacterial meningitis, tetanus, gonorrhea, pneumonia, and syphilis. Symptoms include fever, chills, and sweats, inflamed lymph nodes, headache, diarrhea, abdominal pain

    Acute sinusitis

    It is also called acute rhinosinusitis.  It is an inflammation inside your nose which is called sinusitis. It is usually caused by the common cold, or by any viral or bacterial infection. Symptoms include runny nose, postnasal drainage, congestion, swelling around your eyes, ear pressure, headache, cough, bad breath, fatigue, and fever.

    Urinary tract infection

    It is a type of infection that affects the urethra, kidneys, and bladder. It is caused by Escherichia coli (E.coli). Symptoms include abdominal pain, frequent urination, dysuria, blood in urine, foul-smell while urinating

    Skin infection

    It is usually caused by bacteria, fungi, viruses, and parasites. Common skin infection includes cellulitis, impetigo. Symptoms include red skin, blisters, swelling, pain, red spots, and tenderness

    Gonorrhea

    It is a sexually transmitted infection caused by bacteria called Neisseria gonorrhoeae. It affects both males and females. Symptoms include thick discharge from the penis, increased vaginal discharge, pain while urinating, anal itching, discharge, and spotting between menstrual bleeding.

    Acute bronchitis

    It is a viral infection that causes inflammation in the bronchial tubes. It is mostly caused by rhinovirus, adenovirus, influenza A and B, and parainfluenza virus. Symptoms include cough, fatigue, breathing difficulty, fever and chills, and chest discomfort.

    Pneumonia

    It is a lung infection that causes inflammation in the alveoli. It is usually caused by Streptococcus pneumonia. Symptoms include chest pain, fatigue, fever, sweating, nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, breathing difficulty, cough, and confusion


    Clafoxy CV Tablet Indication

    Clafoxy CV Tablet is prescribed in the following indications as Bacterial infections, Urinary Tract Infection, Pneumonia, Ear infection, Tonsillitis/Pharyngitis, Gonorrhoea, and Skin and structure infection.


    Mechanism of action of Clafoxy CV Tablet

    Clafoxy CV Tablet contain Cefuroxime Axetil 500mg and Clavulanic Acid 125mg it is a combination of two medicines. Cefuroxime Axetil 500mg is a second-generation cephalosporin antibiotic that produces its action by preventing bacterial cell wall synthesis which is essential for the growth of bacteria and also prevents the spreading of infections. Clavulanic Acid 125mg is a beta-lactamase inhibitor that helps to decrease the resistance and increase the activity of Cefuroxime against bacteria


    How Clafoxy CV Tablet works

    Clafoxy CV Tablet contain Cefuroxime Axetil 500mg and Clavulanic Acid 125mg it is a combination of two medicines. Cefuroxime Axetil 500mg is a second-generation cephalosporin antibiotic that produces its action by preventing bacterial cell wall synthesis which is essential for the growth of bacteria and also prevents the spreading of infections. Clavulanic Acid 125mg is a beta-lactamase inhibitor that helps to decrease the resistance and increase the activity of Cefuroxime against bacteria.


    Clafoxy CV Tablet Contraindication

    • Do not take this medicine if you are allergic to Cefuroxime axetil and Clavulanic acid
    • It is contraindicated to the patients if they are allergic to the penicillin compounds


    Clafoxy CV Tablet Side Effects

    • Diarrhea
    • Breathing difficulty
    • Headache
    • Chills
    • Difficulty or painful urination
    • Chest pain
    • Vaginal, or genital areas itching


    FAQs for Clafoxy CV Tablet

    • How long should I take the Clafoxy CV Tablet?

    Usually, this medicine starts to work as soon as after taking it. But it may take some days to kill the microbes

    • Can I stop taking the Clafoxy CV Tablet when I feel better?

    Without completing the course of treatment you should not withdraw the medicine even if you feel better. It may worsen the condition or reoccurrence your symptoms.

    • Is the Clafoxy CV Tablet is effective?

    Yes, it is considered effective when you have taken the medication as per the dose and duration advised by the doctor.


    Precautions and general warning of Clafoxy CV Tablet

    Alcohol

    It is considered safe to consume alcohol while taking this medication. Kindly consult with your doctor

    Driving or operating machinery

    No information is available regarding the use of this medicine while driving and operating machinery. Kindly consult with the doctor.

    Pregnancy

    It is considered safe during pregnancy it does not produce harmful effects on the fetus. Kindly consult with your doctor.

    Breast Feeding

    It is considered safe during breastfeeding it does not excrete via breast milk. Kindly consult with your doctor.

    Kidney Problem

    Limited information is available regarding the use of this medicine in patients who are having a renal impairment. Kindly consult with your doctor.

    Liver Disease

    Limited information is available regarding the use of this medicine in patients who are having a hepatic impairment. Kindly consult with your doctor.


    How to Take Clafoxy CV Tablet

    Clafoxy CV Tablet is taken orally with or without food. You should not chew, cut or crush the tablet. Initially start with a low dose and slowly increase the dose once every week. Follow the direction mentioned within the label if you probably did not understand the appliance kindly ask your doctor or pharmacist to elucidate in detail. Do not withdraw the medicine when you feel better kindly complete the course of treatment to avoid reoccurrence.


    Use of Clafoxy CV Tablet in Adult

    It is considered to be safe to use this medicine in an adult patient if the medicine is prescribed by a doctor. Kindly consult with your doctor.


    Use of Clafoxy CV Tablet in children

    Clafoxy CV Tablet is not prescribed in children who are below 3 months old. Kindly consult with your doctor.


    Use of Clafoxy CV Tablet in Elderly Patients

    Clafoxy CV Tablet should be used with caution in patients with an elderly age group, which leads to developing further medical problems, leads to worsening the patient's health conditions. Kindly consult with your doctor. Dose modification or replacement is required based on the medical conditions of the patient.


    Other general warnings

    • Therapy should be administered with caution in patients who are having a history of colitis, renal impairment, and seizure
    • The use of this medicine may cause prolonged INR in nutritional deficit patients and hepatic and renal diseases were reported
    • Do not crush the tablet
    • Kindly avoid the product that contains phenylalanine
    • Therapy should be administered with caution if you have a history of penicillin allergy and gastrointestinal disease

                  Antibiotic resistance

    • Finish the complete course of antibiotics even if you feel better. Otherwise, it will lead to Antibiotic resistance (the bacteria may be resistant to antibiotics).

                 Jarisch-Herxheimer reaction

    • By using this drug combination for more than 7 days leads to developing a Jarisch-Herxheimer reaction. Symptoms are fever, chills, increased heart rate, low blood pressure, and headache


    Talk to your doctor if

    • You have a history of gastrointestinal disease
    • You are not responding to the treatment
    • You have experienced any allergic reaction like rashes and itching
    • You are suffering from anemia
    • You have watery diarrhea, stomach pain, and fever


    General instructions

    Clafoxy CV Tablet consist of Cefuroxime axetil 500mg and Clavulanic Acid 125mg is used to treat bacterial infections such as Urinary tract infection, Sinusitis, Tonsillitis/Pharyngitis, Lower respiratory tract infections, Otitis media, Skin and soft tissue infections, Gonorrhoea, and Lyme disease.

    Cefuroxime axetil 500mg is a second-generation antibiotic and Clavulanic acid 125mg is a β lactamase inhibitor used to treat bacterial infections. This drug suppresses the resistance and encourages the activity of Cefuroxime axetil against bacteria. This drug combination together prevents the infection effectively


    Drug Interaction of Clafoxy CV Tablet

    Drug-Drug Interaction

    BCG vaccine live + Cefuroxime

    The use of this drug is contraindicated because the use of Cefuroxime decreases the effect of the BCG vaccine live by pharmacodynamic antagonism

    Argatroban + Cefuroxime

    Use alternative drugs because the use of Cefuroxime will increase the effect of argatroban by anticoagulation

    Aluminum hydroxide + Cefuroxime

    Therapy should be administered with caution because the use of aluminum hydroxide will decrease the effect of Cefuroxime by increasing its gastric pH.

    Doxycycline + Cefuroxime

    Therapy should be administered with caution because the use of Doxycycline decreases the effect of Cefuroxime by pharmacodynamic antagonism

    Drug-Food Interaction

    The food may increase the effect of  the drug in your body so it is advised to take this tablet with food to increase the absorption

    Drug-Disease Interaction

    Renal dysfunction

    Therapy should be administered with caution because the serum concentration of the antibiotics and their metabolites may be increased and the half-lives of these drugs prolonged in patients with impaired renal function. You have to adjust the dose based on the severity of the infection.

    Liver diseases

    Therapy should be administered with caution in patients with hepatic impairment because the use of this drug may cause hepatitis and it also increases the SGOT, SGPT, and alkaline phosphatase level

    Seizure disorders

    Therapy should be administered with caution in patients who have a history of epilepsy because the use of this drug may stimulate seizure and it also cause encephalopathy, coma, asterixis, neuromuscular excitability, and myoclonia


    Over Dose

    Take the medicine as directed by the doctor don’t overdose on the medicine. If you have taken an overdose of this medicine immediately meet the doctor and rush to the nearby hospital.


    Missed Dose

    Take the medicine as directed by the doctor. Do not skip the medicine, if you forgot to take the medicine or missed the dose. It is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Don’t take the extra dose take the regular dose immediately. Don’t use the two-dose at one time (Double Dose).


    Storage and Disposal

    • Stored at 10-30°C room temperature.
    • Protect from light and heat.
    • Keep away from children and pets. Otherwise, it becomes toxic to them.
    • Disposed of properly in a suitable bag.


    Fast Tag

    • Clafoxy CV Tablet contains Cefuroxime Axetil 500mg and Clavulanic Acid 125mg used to treat bacterial infections such as Urinary tract infection, Sinusitis, Tonsillitis/Pharyngitis, Lower respiratory tract infections, Otitis media, Skin and soft tissue infections, Bacterial septicemia, Gonorrhea, and Lyme disease. Mainly this medicine targets the ear, nose, throat, lungs, skin, and skin structures, blood, bones, joints, and urinary tract infections and is also used to prevent the infections that occur during surgery.
    • Cefuroxime axetil is a second-generation cephalosporin antibiotic. Clavulanic acid is a β lactamase inhibitor. This drug combination together prevents the infection effectively.
    • This medicine is not used for common flu and cold symptoms. And not treat viral infections. This medicine is commonly prescribed for cough and colds caused by bacterial infections.