MEFEX 250MG TABLET 6
Mefloquine is an antimalarial medication. It is used in the treatment of malaria (serious condition that can cause death) and also to prevent malaria in people who are visiting areas such as Africa, South America, and Southern Asia, where malaria is common. The drug functions by inhibiting the growth of parasites in the red blood cells of the human body. It can also be used for other purposes, but consult your doctor.
Cefuroxime belongs to a group of medicines called cephalosporin antibiotics. It works by stopping the growth of bacteria. It is used for treatment of bacterial infections caused by bacteria such as bronchitis, sexually transmitted infections such as gonorrhoea, Lyme disease, infections of the skin such as skin, ears, sinuses, throat, tonsils and urinary tract. It is also used as a preventive measure before eye or tooth extraction to reduce threats of infection and to reduce infection in the inte...
The common side effects of this drug are abdominal pain, abnormal dreams, anxiety, chills, depression, diarrhoea, dizziness, fever, headache, altered heart rate, insomnia, itching, loss of appetite, muscle pain, nausea, rash, ringing in ear, vertigo, visual impairment, vomiting, fatigue, (blistering, loosening, peeling, or redness of the skin), chest pain or discomfort, confusion, convulsions (seizures), cough or hoarseness, fainting, sleepiness and increased sweating.
The common side effects of consuming Cefuroxime are: black and tarry stools, chest pain, cough, loose stools, painful or difficulty in urination, shortness of breath, sore throat, ulcers, or white spots on the lips or in the mouth, swollen glands, unusual bleeding or bruising, tiredness, weakness, skin rashes, itching, hives, difficulty in breathing or swallowing, wheezing, diarrhoea, dizziness, drowsiness, flatulence, headache, muscle pain, muscle stiffness, nasal congestion, stomach upset
Mefloquine should be carefully administered to patients having a history of depression. When taken as a preventive drug, if psychiatric symptoms such as acute anxiety, depression, restlessness or confusion are observed, it implies that there are serious psychiatric disturbances or neurologic adverse reactions that need immediate attention. Make sure to inform the doctor about such instances.
Cefuroxime axetil administration is advised against in patients having conditions such as hypersensitivity to this drug or other ?-lactam antibacterial drugs. Make sure to inquire about past hypersensitive reactions to penicillins, cephalosporins, or other allergens, prior to the initiation of cefuroxime axetil treatment.