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Revised: 6/2018

The information on this sheet is based on approvals granted by the Japanese regulatory authority. Approval details may vary by country. Medicines have adverse reactions (risks) as well as efficacies (benefits). It is important to minimize adverse reactions and maximize efficacy. To obtain a better therapeutic response, patients should understand their medication and cooperate with the treatment.
Brand name :
TOMIRON tablet 50
 Active ingredient:
Cefteram pivoxil
 Dosage form:
pale orange tablet (diameter: 6.6 mm, thickness: 3.1 mm)
 Print on wrapping:
202

Effects of this medicine

This medicine is cephem antibiotics, inhibits cell wall synthesis of bacteria and shows antibacterial action.
It is usually used in the treatment of wide-range infections such as respiratory infections, otological infections, urinary tract infections, etc.

Before using this medicine, be sure to tell your doctor and pharmacist

  • If you have previously experienced any allergic reactions (itch, rash, etc.) to any medicines.
    If you or your family have allergic tendency (bronchial asthma, rash, urticaria, etc.).
    If you have: renal dysfunction, poor ingestion/parenteral nutrition, poor general status.
  • If you are pregnant or breastfeeding.
  • If you are taking any other medicinal products. (Some medicines may interact to enhance or diminish medicinal effects. Beware of over-the-counter medicines and dietary supplements as well as other prescription medicines.)

Dosing schedule (How to take this medicine)

  • Your dosing schedule prescribed by your doctor is ((        to be written by a healthcare professional))
  • For pharyngitis/laryngitis, tonsillitis (including peritonsillitis and peritonsillar abscess), acute bronchitis, cystitis, pyelonephritis, bartholinitis, intrauterine infection, uterine adnexitis: In general, for adults, take 1 to 2 tablet(s) [50 to 100 mg (titer) of the active ingredient] at a time, 3 times a day, after meal.
    For pneumonia, secondary infection of chronic respiratory disease, urethritis, otitis media, sinusitis, periodontal inflammation, pericoronitis, jaw inflammation
    : In general, for adults, take 2 to 4 tablets [100 to 200 mg (titer) of the active ingredient] at a time, 3 times a day, after meal.
    In any case, the dosage should be adjusted according to the age or symptoms. Strictly follow the instructions.
  • If you miss a dose, take a dose as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for the next dose, skip the missed dose and continue your regular dosing schedule. You should never take two doses at one time.
  • If you accidentally take more than your prescribed dose, consult with your doctor or pharmacist.
  • Do not stop taking this medicine unless your doctor instructs you to do so.

Precautions while taking this medicine

Possible adverse reactions to this medicine

The most commonly reported adverse reactions include diarrhea, rash, loss of appetite and discomfort in stomach. If any of these symptoms occur, consult with your doctor or pharmacist.
The symptoms described below are rarely seen as initial symptoms of the adverse reactions indicated in brackets. If any of these symptoms occur, stop taking this medicine and see your doctor immediately.
  • breathing difficulty, swelling around eyes or lips, systemic redness accompanied by itching  [shock, anaphylaxis]
  • red rash in the skin, blister, bulbar conjunctival congestion  [toxic epidermal necrosis, Stevens-Johnson syndrome]
  • edema, decreased urine output, loss of appetite  [acute kidney injury]
  • abdominal pain, diarrhea, bloody stool [pseudomembranous colitis]
  • general malaise, loss of appetite, yellowing in the skin or conjunctiva  [hepatic dysfunction, jaundice]
The above symptoms do not describe all the adverse reactions to this medicine. Consult with your doctor or pharmacist if you notice any symptoms of concern other than those listed above.

Storage conditions and other information

  • Keep out of the reach of children. Store away from direct sunlight, heat, moisture.
  • Store with care as it may be discolored by light over time.
  • Discard the remainder. Do not store them.

For healthcare professional use only : Day Month Year

For further information, talk to your doctor or pharmacist.