Himox Plus Tablet

Brand Name Himox Plus Tablet
Salt Composition

Amoxicillin (250mg) + Cloxacillin (250mg) + Probenecid (250mg)

Strength 250mg + 250mg + 250mg
Product Form Tablet
Pack 10 Tablet(s) in strip
Storage Store below 30°C
Category

Antibiotic

SubCategory

Anti-Biotic

Country of Origin India
Manufacturer

Solitaire Pharmacia Pvt Ltd

Manufacturer/Marketer Address Solitaire Pharmacia Pvt Ltd, Plot No. 73, 1st Floor, Industrial Area Phase 2, Chandigarh - 160002, India.
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10 Tablet(s) in strip

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    Medical Description of Himox Plus Tablet

    Himox Plus Tablet contains  Amoxicillin 250mg, Cloxacillin 250mg and Probenecid 250mg are used to treat bacterial infections such as urinary tract infection, sinus infection, bone and joint infections, respiratory tract infections. Mainly this medicine targets the throat ear, lungs sinus, urinary tract, teeth skin, joints, teeth, and bones. Amoxicillin is effective against both gram+ve organisms and some gram-ve pathogens. Cloxacillin is a well-known β-lactamase resistant drug of penicillin group drugs active against gram+ve bacterias. Probenecid is a uricosuric that helps to increase the effect of Amoxicillin and Cloxacillin. The combination of this medicine helps to fight against the infection that is caused by bacteria and it is effective against Staph aureus, Strep pneumoniae, Strep viridans, and Strep pyogenes and also fights against gonococci and against N meningitidis and H influenzae which produces penicillinase. Swallow the whole Tablet at once. Don’t break, chew, or crush the Tablet.


    Himox Plus Tablet Uses

    It is used in the treatment of the following conditions as Bacterial infections, lower and upper respiratory tract infections, urinary tract infections, soft tissue skin, and dental infections


    Himox Plus 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

    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

    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.

    Lower respiratory tract infections:

    Infection in the lungs especially in the lower airways Common infections are Bronchiolitis and Pneumonia which are caused by Streptococcus pneumonia. Symptoms include runny nose, dry cough, sore throat, low-grade fever, and headache.

    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.

    Ear, Nose and Throat infection

    Ear, Nose, and Throat infection includes Tonsillitis, Ear infections, Sinus infections.

    Tonsillitis

    Inflammation of tonsils is called tonsillitis which causes server throat pain and is caused by Streptococcus pyogenic. Symptoms include inflamed tonsils, sore throat, difficulty in swallowing, bad breath, headache, and inflamed lymph nodes

    Ear infection:

    It usually occurs when the bacterial or viral infection affects your middle ears. It is caused by colds, sinus infections, smoking, allergies, and inflamed adenosis. Symptoms include pain, hearing loss, pus-like drainage.

    Genitourinary 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

    Helicobacter pylori infection

    It is a type of bacterial infection that enters our body and lives in the digestive tract. Mostly it is caused by peptic ulcers. Symptoms include loss of appetite, bloating, weight loss, frequent burning, abdominal pain, and nausea.

    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


    Himox Plus Tablet Indication

     Himox Plus Tablet is prescribed in the following indications such Bacterial infections, lower and upper respiratory tract infections, urinary tract infections, soft tissue skin, and dental infections


    Mechanism of action of Himox Plus Tablet

    Himox Plus Tablet contains Amoxicillin 250mg, Cloxacillin 250mg and Probenecid 250mg it is a combination of three medicines. Amoxicillin and Cloxacillin is penicillin derivative that has a bactericidal effect by killing the bacterial cell wall which is needed for the multiplication of bacteria. Probenecid is a uricosuric agent which produces its action by increasing the effectiveness of Amoxicillin and Cloxacillin by decreasing its urine passage.


    How Himox Plus Tablet works

    Himox Plus Tablet contains Amoxicillin 250mg, Cloxacillin 250mg and Probenecid 250mg it is a combination of three medicines. Amoxicillin and Cloxacillin is penicillin derivative that has a bactericidal effect by killing the bacterial cell wall which is needed for the multiplication of bacteria. Probenecid is a uricosuric agent which produces its action by increasing the effectiveness of Amoxicillin and Cloxacillin by decreasing its urine passage.


    Himox Plus Tablet Contraindication

    • Do not take this medicine if you are allergic to penicillins, cephalosporins, and Carbapenems
    • The use of this medicine increases the risk of developing bacterial or fungal superinfections
    • It is contraindicated to use this medicine if you are having a previous history of cholestatic jaundice, hepatic dysfunction
    • It is contraindicated to use this medicine if you have uric acid kidney stones, acute gouty arthritis, and blood dyscrasias
    • Kindly avoid consuming this medicine if you are receiving a small or large dose of aspirin


    Himox Plus Tablet Side Effects

    • Infection of skin and nails (mucocutaneous candidiasis)
    • Diarrhea
    • Difficulty indigestion
    • Nausea
    • Headache
    • Skin rashes and irritation (pruritis, urticaria)
    • Elevated levels of liver enzymes
    • Dizziness
    • Flatulence


    FAQs for Himox Plus Tablet

    • Whether I get diarrhea while taking Himox Plus Tablet?

    No, you will not get it if you take it under the supervision of your doctor, you must take a bit of advice before you take Himox Plus Tablets from the physician

    • Is the Himox Plus Tablet is effective?

    Yes, it is considered effective when you have taken the medication as per the dose and duration advised by the doctor. If you stop the medicine without completing the course of treatment it may worsen the conditions

    • What if I do not get better after using the Himox Plus Tablet?

    If you do not feel better after completing the full course of treatment kindly inform your doctor.


    Precautions and general warning of Himox Plus Tablet

    Alcohol

    The use of alcohol may produce harmful effects while you are receiving this treatment. Kindly consult with your doctor.

    Driving or operating machinery

    It is not clear that the use of this medicine will affect the ability to drive. Kindly consult with your doctor.

    Pregnancy

    Limited information is available regarding the use of this medicine during pregnancy. Kindly consult with your doctor

    Breast Feeding

    Limited information is available regarding the use of this medicine during breastfeeding. Kindly consult with your doctor

    Kidney Problem

    Therapy should be administered with caution because in patients who are having a history of kidney dysfunction. Adjust the dose as per your requirement. Kindly consult with your doctor

    Liver Disease

    Therapy should be administered with caution because in patients who are having a history of kidney dysfunction. Adjust the dose as per your requirement. Kindly consult with your doctor


    How to Take Himox Plus Tablet

    Himox Plus 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 Himox Plus 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 Himox Plus Tablet in children

    It is considered to be safe to use this medicine in children. Kindly consult with your doctor.


    Use of Himox Plus Tablet in Elderly Patients

    Himox Plus 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 if you have a history of penicillin allergy
    • The use of this drug should be avoided in patients with infectious mononucleosis because it may increase the risk of developing an erythematous skin rash
    • The use of this drug may cause clostridium difficile associated diarrhea
    • A high dose may cause a false urine glucose test
    • Therapy should be administered with caution in patients with a history of hepatic impairment,  and hypatic dysfunction
    • Therapy should be administered with caution in patients with G6PD deficiency because it may increase the risk of developing hemolytic anemia


    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


    General instructions

    Himox Plus Tablet are from the penicillin group of drugs that can actively fight against all bacterial infections of the body. It can easily relieve symptoms of serious bacterial infections. But must be used with caution always. It works by killing bacteria effectively integrating with the cell wall of bacteria. This combination of medicine of Himox Plus Tablets can help at a fast pace in all acute and chronic bacterial infection


    Drug Interaction of Himox Plus Tablet

    Drug-Drug Interaction

    BCG vaccine live

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

    Demeclocycline

    Use alternative drugs because the use of demeclocycline decreases the effect of amoxicillin by pharmacodynamic antagonism

    Mycophenolate

    Use alternative drugs because the use of amoxicillin will decrease the effect of mycophenolate by other

    Acyclovir

    Therapy should be administered with caution because the combination of this drug either increases the level of the other by decreasing renal clearance.

    Aspirin

    Therapy should be administered with caution because the combination of this drug either increases the level of the other by plasma protein binding

    Ketorolac

    The use of this medicine is contraindicated because the use of probenecid may increase the effect of ketorolac by decreasing its renal clearance

    Cephalexin

    Therapy should be administered with caution because the use of cephalexin may increase the effect of probenecid by acidic drug competition for renal tubular clearance.

    Drug-Food Interaction

    Information regarding the food interaction is not available. Kindly consult with your doctor.

    Drug-Disease Interaction

    Diabetes

    The use of this drug may produce false-positive reactions when you are testing for glucose levels in your urine. So, it is recommended to do the glucose test by the enzymatic glucose oxidase reaction

    Renal dysfunction

    The serum concentration of beta-lactam antibiotics increases the half-life in a patient with impaired renal functions. Depending upon your renal function dose should be adjusted

    Hemodialysis

    During Hemodialysis penicillin antibiotics get removed from the body. So doses should be rescheduled after the dialysis process

    Mononucleosis

    Amoxicillin should not be used in patients with mononucleosis because they develop pruritic erythematous maculopapular skin rash which occurs after 5-10 days of therapy

    Diarrhea

    This medicine kills the good helpful bacteria in your stomach or intestine and causes diarrhea. It leads to worsening the patient’s health condition. Better to take probiotics with this medicine to avoid diarrhea.

    Uric acid nephrolithiasis

    It is contraindicated to use probenecid in patients who are having uric acid nephrolithiasis because the use of probenecid enhances lithiasis by increasing the concentration of uric acid in the renal tubules.


    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

    Himox Plus Tablet contains  Amoxicillin 250mg, Cloxacillin 250mg and Probenecid 250mg are used to treat bacterial infections such as urinary tract infection, sinus infection, bone and joint infections, respiratory tract infections. Mainly this medicine targets the throat ear, lungs sinus, urinary tract, teeth skin, joints, teeth, and bones.

    Himox Plus Tablets are an effective drug against all bacterial infections as it is from the penicillin family. This is a mixture of drugs amoxicillin cloxacillin and probenecid. It cannot work well for the virus infections like common colds. There are no major side effects reported by Himox Plus Tablets. There must be a prior check-up with the physician before taking Himox Plus Tablets. Patients who are allergic to penicillin drugs or Amoxicillin drugs must ensure they are taking Himox Plus Tablets under guidance only. Himox Plus Tablets kills bacteria immediately coming into contact with bacteria by destroying its cell wall. Thereby Himox Plus Tablets help in all bacterial infections.