Ceftibuten is a Medicine belongs to Antibacterials group whose information about Brand can be referenced from   Book : Martindale    Page : 252   Edition : 38,

  ►   Brandname : Procadax,Cedax; Keimax

  ►  Strength : Capsule with 400  mg, Suspension with 90/5  mg/ml, Suspension with 180/5  mg/ml,

Reference of this Medicine for its Strength can be taken from   Book : Basic & Clinical pharmacology    Page : 807   Edition : 12,
A Route of administration in pharmacology and toxicology is the path by which a drug, fluid, poison, or other substance is taken into the body. Routes of administration are generally classified by the location at which the substance is applied. Common examples include oral and intravenous administration.

  ►  Route of administration : Oral,
Reference :-   Book : Martindale    Page : 252   Edition : 38,

Dosing of Medicine differ in Adult & Pediatrics ↓


Adult Dose

S.No Ailment   Route   Dose Min   Dose Max   Unit   Dosage Form   Frequency   Additional Info
1 Susceptible bacterial infections Oral 400 mg Capsule o.d. Given In Urinary-tract and respiratory-tract infections, on an empty stomach.

Ref :-  Book : Martindale    Page : 252   Edition : 38,




Pediatric Dose

S.No Ailment   Age Min   Age Max   Weight ( Kg ) Route   Dose Min   Dose Max   Unit   Dosage Form   Frequency  Additional Info  
1 Susceptible bacterial infections more than 6 Month less than 45kg and 45 kg Oral 9 mg/kg Capsule

Ref :- Book : Martindale    Page : 252   Edition : 38,
►  Side Effect : diarrhoea, gastrointestinal disturbance, headache, Skin rashes, hypersensitivity reactions, Urticaria, eosinophilia, fever, serum-sickness, anaphylaxis,
Ref :-   Book : Martindale    Page : 252   Edition : 38, Martindale    Page : 252,235   Edition : 38,

►  Drug Interaction : Drug interaction of Ceftibuten is with NA

  ►    Mechanism of Drug Drug Interaction :  ,
Ref :-   Book :    Page :    Edition : ,


►  Contraindication : hypersensitive to other cephalosporins, penicillin-sensitive patient, renal impairment,
Ref :-   Book : Martindale    Page : 252,235   Edition : 38,
  ►  Mechanism of Action :   Ceftibuten inhibits the bacterial growth by interfearing with the transpeptidation reaction of bacterial cell wall synthesis. Ceftibuten is a structural analog of the natural D-Ala-D-Ala substrate, covalently bind to the active site of PBPs. This inhibits the transpeptidation reaction, halting peptidoglycan synthesis, and the cell dies. ,
Ref :-   Book : Basic & Clinical pharmacology    Page : 792   Edition : 12,

Pathway of Dietry Product


​   ► Act.Comp / Nutrient / Food / Herb as follows :- Neem with Another pathway,

  ►  Pathway with its reference as follows :-
  • antiseptic and disinfectant effect . --- (PDR for Herbal medicines. (2000) (4th ed.). U.S. )

  •   ►  URL -- http://www.travolekar.ru/arch/Pdr_for_Herbal_Medicines.pdf,


    Dietry Substance Interactions


    ​   ► This Medicine interact with :- NA



    ContraIndication Dietry Substance


    ​   ► This Medicine contraindicate with :- NA

    ►   Route of Elimination :   Fecal, Renal,
    Ref :-   Book : Martindale    Page : 252   Edition : 38,


    ►    Plasma Half-life :
      Min value :-   2 hours,    Max value :-   2.3 hours,
    Ref :-   Book : Martindale    Page : 252   Edition : 38,

    ►    Peak Plasma Concentration :   Min value :-   2 hours,    Max value :-   NA
    Ref :-   Book : Martindale    Page : 252   Edition : 38,