Rifgem 200mg Tablet Description:
Rifgem 200mg Tablet is an antibiotic. It works by killing the ammonia-producing bacteria in the gastrointestinal tract which reduces recurrence of hepatic encephalopathy.
Rifgem 200mg Tablet is used in irritable bowel syndrome and hepatic encephalopathy. It is also used in the treatment of travelers diarrhea.
Nausea, Vomiting, Dizziness, Headache, Flatulence, Bloating, Constipation.
Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Rifgem 200mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.
Is Rifgem 200mg an antibiotic?
Yes, Rifgem 200mg is an antibiotic that kills bacteria, which can cause a disease called hepatic encephalopathy (symptoms include agitation, confusion, muscle problems, difficulty in speaking and in some cases coma).
Can I take Rifgem 200mg with amoxicillin?
Rifgem 200mg can be taken with amoxicillin as no interactions have been reported between the two medicines. However, interactions may occur, please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Is Rifgem 200mg safe?
Yes, Rifgem 200mg is a safe medicine. However, it has its own side effects. It should always be taken for a prescribed duration in prescribed doses as advised by your doctor.
Is Rifgem 200mg a penicillin?
Rifgem 200mg is not a penicillin. It is a non-aminoglycoside semi-synthetic, nonsystemic antibiotic derived from rifamycin .
Does Rifgem 200mg kill good bacteria?
Rifgem 200mg like other antibiotics can alter the normal bacteria in the intestine and this can lead to severe diarrhea.