Torfix by Torrent is an antibiotic that works by killing bacteria and preventing their growth.
MEDICINE USES :
Rifaximin medication is used to treat diarrhea caused by the common bacteria known as E. coli (“traveler’s diarrhea”). It should not be used if you have a fever or bloody diarrhea. It works by stopping the growth of bacteria. This medication is also used to treat irritable bowel syndrome with diarrhea. It is also used to prevent a brain problem caused by liver disease (hepatic encephalopathy).
TORRENT RIFAXIMIN 200mg COMMON SIDE EFFECTS :
Dizziness; gas; headache; nausea; tiredness.
Seek medical attention right away if any of these SEVERE side effects occur:
Severe allergic reactions (rash; hives; itching; difficulty swallowing or breathing; tightness in the chest; swelling of the mouth, face, lips, or tongue; flushing; unusual hoarseness); bloody stools; fever; severe diarrhea; severe or persistent tiredness or weakness; shortness of breath; stomach pain or cramping; swelling of the hands, ankles, feet, or stomach.
This is not a complete list of side effects and others may occur. Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects.
SAFETY INFORMATION (Precautions) for TORFIX RIFAXIMIN TABLETS :
Torfix may cause dizziness. This effect may be worse if you take it with alcohol or certain medicines. Use this medication with caution. Do not drive or perform other possibly unsafe tasks until you know how you react to it.
Mild diarrhea is common with antibiotic use. However, a more serious and sometimes fatal form of diar