Anti-infectives

Beximco Pharma is one of the leading companies in the field of antibacterial and antiviral treatments offering a wide range of products. The anti-infective products of Beximco Pharma are offered in different dosage forms: Tablet, Capsule, Large volume and Small volume parenterals for systemic administration and Cream and Ointment for topical administration. Beximco Pharma is the only company is Bangladesh to manufacture antiviral products to treat most serious infections of HIV (AIDS).

Arixon

( Ceftriaxone injection )

Arixon® (Ceftriaxone) is a 3rd generation parenteral Cephalosporin. It is highly stable to most beta-lactamase, both Penicillinases and Cephalosporinases of Gram-positive and Gram-negative bacteria. The action of Arixon is bactericidal which inhibits the cell wall synthesis. Arixon is indicated for pneumonia, typhoid, UTI, otitis media, gonorrhea, chancroid, syphilis, SSTI, UTI, meningitis, prophylaxis of post-operative infections, septicemia, infections in cancer patients and miscellaneous bacterial infections.

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Arlin

(Linezolid)
Tablet/Powder for Suspension/IV infusion
Arlin® contains Linezolid, which is a synthetic antibacterial agent of the oxazolidinone class. Arlin tablets for oral administration contain 400 mg or 600 mg Linezolid as film-coated tablets. Arlin for Oral Suspension is supplied as powder for reconstitution into a suspension for oral administration. Following reconstitution, each 5 ml contains 100 mg of Linezolid. Arlin 300 ml IV infusion contains 600 mg of Linezolid.

  • No chance of developing resistance due to unique mechanism of action
  • High susceptibility to MRSA
  • Effective in bacteremia caused by VRE & MRSA
  • Well tolerated, equivalent and superior to vancomycin
  • Excellent pharmacokinetic profile

 

 

 

Avifanz

( Efavirenz Tablet )

Avifanz® is a synthetic anti-retroviral (ARV) agent. It contains Efavirenz which is a Non-Nucleoside ReverseTrascriptase Inhibitor (NNRTI). Efavirenz is pharmacologically related to other Non-Nucleoside Reverse Trascriptase Inhibitors but it differs structurally from these drugs. Avifanz® in combination with other ARV is indicated for the treatment of HIV-1 infections. The adult recommended dose of Avifanz® is 600 mg orally once daily, in combination with a Protease Inhibitor and/or Nucloeside Revesr Transcriptase Inhibitors (NRTI).

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Avifix

( Nelfinavir Tablet )

Avifix® is a preparation of Nelfinavir (as mesylate), which belongs to Protease Inhbitor class. HIV protease is an enzyme required for the proteolytic cleavage of the viral polyprotein precursors to the individual proteins found in infectious HIV. The cleavage of these viral polyproteins is essential for the maturation of infectious virus. Nelfinavir reversibly binds to the active site of HIV protease and prevents cleavage of the polyproteins resulting in the formation of immature non-infectious viral particles. Avifix® is indicated for the treatment of HIV infection when ARV therapy is warranted. The adult recommended dose is 1250 mg twice daily or 750 mg three times daily.

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Avilam

( Lamivudine Tablet )

Avilam® contains Lamivudine 150 mg. Lamivudine is a nucleoside analogue which has activity against human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) and hepatitis B virus (HBV). It is metabolised intracellularly to the active moiety, lamivudine 5'-triphosphate. Its main mode of action is as a chain terminator of viral reverse transcription. The triphosphate has selective inhibitory activity against HIV-1 and HIV-2 replication in vitro, it is also active against zidovudine-resistant clinical isolates of HIV. Lamivudine in combination with zidovudine exhibits synergistic anti-HIV activity against clinical isolates in cell culture. Avilam® contains Lamivudine 150 mg. It is indicated for the treatment of HIV infection with other nucloeside analogue. The recommended oral dose of Avilam® for adults and adolescent is 150 mg twice daily.

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Azithrocin

( Azithromycin 2mg/ml IV infusion, Azithromycin 500 mg Tablet, 250 mg capsule & suspension )

Azithrocin® contains Azithromycin U.S.P. It is an azalide antibiotics active against Gram-positive and gram negative organisms. Azithrocin® (Azithromycin) in indicated for infections caused by susceptible organisms; In lower respiratory tract infections including bronchitis and pneumonia, skin and soft tissue infections, otitis media and in upper respiratory tract infections including sinusitis, pharyngitis and tonsillitis. In sexually transmitted disease in men and women Azithrocin® (Azithromycin) is indicated in the treatment of uncomplicated genital infections due to Chlamydia trachomatis. Azithrocin® has very simple once daily dosage schedule for 3 days only, which is very convenient for the patients.

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Azithrocin IV

(Azithromycin 2mg/ml IV infusion)

Azithrocin® IV contains Azithromycin lyophilized powder USP for IV infusion. It is an azalide antibiotic active against Gram-positive and Gram-negative organisms. Azithromycin interferes with ribosome function in susceptible bacteria by inhibiting the translocation of peptides. Intravenous Azithrocin® is indicated to treat Community-acquired pneumonia in patients who require initial intravenous therapy. It is also indicated for Pelvic inflammatory disease in patients who require initial intravenous therapy.

  • Azithrocin® IV is once daily dosage to ensure patients’ compliance
  • Recommended by American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP) as the first line treatment option of Community-acquired pneumonia (CAP)
  • Excellent success against typical & atypical microorganisms
  • Highly effective for Pelvic inflammatory disease (PID)
  • Stable product manufactured under strict quality control procedure

 

Cefida

( Cefdinir Powder Suspension )

Cefida® (Cefdinir) is third generation semisynthetic Cephalosporin antibiotic. It has a broad-spectrum bactericidal activity against a wide range of common pathogens, including b-lactamase producing strains. Cefadinir has good stability to bacterial b-lactamase and consequently, is active against many ampicillin-resistant and amoxycillin-resistant strains. It is indicated for the treatment of Community Acquired Pneumonia, Acute Exacerbation of Chronic Bronchitis, Acute Maxillary Sinusitis, Pharyngitis/Tonsillitis & Uncomplicated Skin and Skin Structure Infections. Cefida is availbale as 300mg tablet & highly palatable mango flavored dry powder for suspension for infants & children (over 6months of age). The recommended dosage and duration of treatment for infections in adults and adolescents are described in the following chart; the total daily dose for all infections is 600 mg. Once daily dosing for 10 days is as effective as BID dosing. Cefida® may be taken without regard to meals.

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Cephalen

( Cephalexin Capsule, Suspension )

Cephalen® is a preparation of Cephalexin. it is an antibiotic that belongs to a class of drugs called cephalosporins. Cephalen® fights bacteria in the body. Cephalen® is used to treat many different types of bacterial infections such as bronchitis, tonsillitis, ear infections, skin infections, and urinary tract infections.

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Clinacyn

(Clindamycin 150 mg and 300 mg capsules)

Clindamycin is a lincosamide antibiotic. It inhibits bacterial protein synthesis by binding to the 50S subunit of the ribosome. It has activity against Gram-positive aerobes and anaerobes as well as the gram-negative anaerobes. Clindamycin is indicated for Serious respiratory tract infections such as empyema, anaerobic pneumonitis and lung abscess; serious skin and soft tissue infections; septicemia; intra-abdominal infections such as peritonitis and intra-abdominal abscess caused by Anaerobes. It is also indicated for Serious respiratory tract infections, serious skin and soft tissue infections caused by streptococci and staphylococci: Serious respiratory tract infections caused by Pneumococci.

Clinacyn

  • Shows excellent activity against Gram-positive and anaerobic pathogens.
  • Ensures complete recovery in SSTIs
  • Provides excellent outcome in odontogenic infections.
  • Ensures quick recovery in diabetic foot infection.

 

Clobex

( Cloxacillin Capsule Syrup )

Clobex® is an antibacterial agent with bactericidal activity against most Gram-positive organisms and it is indicated for the treatment of skin and soft tissue infections, respiratory tract infections etc.

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Diavix

( Lamivudine Zidovudine Tablet )

Diavix® is a fixed dose combination drug containing Lamivudine and Zidovudine. Lamivudine and zidovudine are nucleoside analogues which have activity against HIV. Additionally, lamivudine has activity against hepatitis B virus (HBV). Both medicinal products are metabolised intracellularly to their active moieties, lamivudine 5'- triphosphate(TP) and zidovudine 5'- triphosphate respectively Their main modes of action are as chain terminators of viral reverse transcription. Lamivudine-TP and zidovudine-TP have selective inhibitory activity against HIV-1 and HIV-2 replication in vitro. The recommended oral dose of Diavix® for adults and adolescents is one tablet twice daily.

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Etrocin

(Erythromycin Ethylsuccinate Tablet, Suspension )

Etrocin® is highly effective in the treatment of a great variety of clinical infections caused by Erythromycin sensitive organisms. Upper respiratory tract infections: Tonsillitis, peritonsillar abscess, pharyngitis, laryngitis, sinusitis, secondary infections in cold and influenza. Lower respiratory tract infections: Tracheitis, acute and chronic bronchitis, pneumonia (lobar pneumonia, broncho-pneumonia, primary atypical pneumonia), bronchiectasis, legionnaire's disease. Ear infection: Otitis media and otitis externa, mastoiditis. Oral infection: Gingivitis, Vincent's angina. Skin and soft tissue infections: Boils and carbuncles, paronychia, abscesses, pustular acne, impetigo, cellulitis, erysipelas. Gastro-intestinal infections: Cholecystitis, staphylococcal enterocolitis. Prophylactic use: Pre and post-operative trauma, burns, rheumatic fever. Other infections: Osteomyelitis, urethritis, gonorrhoea, syphilis, lymphogranuloma venereum, diphtheria, prostatitis, scarlet fever.

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Evo

( Levofloxacin Tablet, Oral Solution )

Evo® (Levofloxacin) is a synthetic, broad-spectrum antibacterial agent. Chemically Levofloxacin is a chiral fluorinated carboxyquinolone. It is a second generation fluoroquinolone antibiotic with extended antibacterial spectrum. Evo® acts by inhibiting the DNA gyrase & Topoisomerase IV enzymes. DNA gyrase is involved in the replication, transcription and repair of bacterial DNA where as Topoisomerase IV plays key role in partitioning of the chromosomal DNA during bacterial cell division. Evo® is indicated for the disease conditions like Acute maxillary sinusitis, Acute bacterial exacerbation of chronic bronchitis, Community acquired pneumonia, Nosocomial pneumonia, Uncomplicated & complicated urinary tract infections, Acute pyelonephritis, Uncomplicated & complicated skin and skin structure infections, Chronic bacterial prostatitis etc.

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Filmet

( Metronidazole Tablet, Suspension, IV Infusion )

Filmet® is the brand of Metronidazole film coated tablets, lemon flavored suspension and iIntravenous infusion. The special film coating tablet is to mask the characteristic bitterness of .Metronidazole which may sometimes cause nausea. Filmet® has antiprotozoal action and effective against Trichomonas vaginalis, Entamoeba histolytica, Giardia intestinalis. Filmet® is indicated in anaerobic bacterial infections like acute ulcerative gingivitis and anaerobic vaginosis. Filmet® is also indicated in Intra abdominal infections, Skin and skin structure infections, Bacterial septicemia, Bone and Joint infections, Central nervous system infections, Lower respiratory tract infections and Endocarditis.

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Flubex

( Flucloxacillin 250mg & 500mg capsule, syrup & DS syrup )

Flubex® is a preparation of Flucloxacillin. It acts in in a similar way to penicillin by inhibiting bacterial cell wall synthesis. Flubex® is indicated for the treatment of infections due to gram positive organisms, including infections caused by beta lactamase producing staphylococci.

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Intracef

( Cefradine Capsule, Suspension, Drops,DS Suspention, Injection )

Intracef® (Cefradine) is a semisynthetic first generation cephalosporin antibiotic that works in a similar way to penicillin by inhibiting bacterial cell wall synthesis. Intracef® is a broad spectrum bactericidal antibiotic active against both Gram-positive and Gram-negative bacteria. It is also highly active against most strains of penicillinase-producing staphylococci. It treats many kinds of infections including those of the ear, nose, tonsils, and throat, skin and soft tissues, genitourinary tract, and the respiratory tract.

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Isofloxacin

( Pefloxacin Tablet )

Isofloxacin® is a film coated tablet containing Pefloxacin Mesylate BP and is indicated for the treatment of single or mixed infections caused by two or more susceptible organisms. In case of severe systemic infection, urinary tract infection, respiratory tract infection, gastrointestinal infection, skin and soft tissue infection, intra abdominal infection and gonorrhoea, Isofloxacin® is used.

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Maxidim

(Ceftazidime 250 mg, 500 mg and 1 gm IV/IM injection)

Maxidim (Ceftazidime) is a third-generation cephalosporin antibiotic. Like other third-generation cephalosporins, it has broad spectrum activity against Gram-positive and Gram-negative bacteria. Unlike most third-generation agents, it is active against Pseudomonas aeruginosa. Maxidim is highly effective in nosocomial infections and drug of choice in pseudomonas infections.

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Megadox

( Doxycycline Capsule )

Megadox® contains Doxycycline Hydrochloride which is a semisynthetic tetracycline antibiotic with broad spectrum activity. It is indicated for the treatment of Pneumonia, gastrointestinal infections, genitourinary tract infections, soft tissue infections, trachoma, acne etc.

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