What is Cedax
Cedax is a medicine that is used to treat many different types of infections caused by bacteria. It refers to a group of drugs called cephalosporin and works by fighting bacteria in your body.
Side effects of Cedax
Side effects of Cedax are the followings:
- nausea, vomiting, stomach pain, upset stomach, belching, constipation, mild diarrhea;
- stiff or tight muscles;
- numbness or tingly feeling;
- headache, dizziness, drowsiness, tired feeling;
- feeling agitated, irritable, restless or hyperactive;
- dry mouth;
- white patches or sores inside your mouth or on your lips;
- unusual or unpleasant taste in your mouth;
- stuffy nose, noisy breathing;
- sleep problems (insomnia);
- mild itching or skin rash;
- vaginal itching or discharge.
But if you have any of these serious symptoms it is necessary to visit your doctor immediately:
- diarrhea that is watery or bloody;
- fever, chills, body aches, flu symptoms;
- unusual bleeding;
- blood in your urine;
- seizure (convulsions);
- pale or yellowed skin, dark colored urine, fever, confusion or weakness;
- fever, swollen glands, rash or itching, joint pain, or general ill feeling;
- fever, sore throat, and headache with a severe blistering, peeling, and red skin rash;
- increased thirst, loss of appetite, swelling, weight gain, feeling short of breath, urinating less than usual or not at all.
Cedax is used to treat many different types of infections caused by bacteria.
Before using Cedax you should inform your doctor if you have:
- kidney disease (or if you are on dialysis);
- a history of intestinal problems, such as colitis.
The usual dose is 400 mg taken once a day.