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Xifaxan: Oral tablet

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  • Reported side effects
  • Daily life interactions

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Xifaxan 200mg Tab
Salix Pharmaceuticals, Inc
Pill Identification: SX 
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Xifaxan 200mg Tab
Salix Pharmaceuticals, Inc
Pill Identification: SX 
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Xifaxan 550mg Tab
Salix Pharmaceuticals, Inc
Pill Identification: rfx 

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) on Xifaxan: Oral tablet

What is this medicine?

RIFAXIMIN (ri FAX i men) is an antibiotic. It is used to treat traveler's diarrhea. It is also used to prevent hepatic encephalopathy, a brain disorder that results from liver disease.

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Drugs Related by Class to Xifaxan: Oral tablet
CVS Pharmacy Patient Statistics for Xifaxan: Oral tablet
Usage by Gender
52.24%
47.76%
Generic vs. Brand Name Usage*
*Brand contains same active ingredient but may not represent FDA-approved generic equivalent
Usage by Age
1.86%
9.57%
40.86%
47.7%
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