Ceftibuten is in a group of drugs called cephalosporin (SEF a low spor in) antibiotics. It works by fighting bacteria in your body. Ceftibuten is used to treat many different types of infections caused by bacteria. Ceftibuten may also be used for other purposes not listed in this medication guide.
Cedax (ceftibuten) belongs to a group of drugs known as cephalosporin antibiotics. This drug is used to treat bacterial infections. It works by fighting and killing vulnerable bacteria. It can treat mild to moderate bacterial infections. This drug has proved to be active against a wide range of bacteria that are associated with infections of the upper and lower respiratory tracts. In the presence of enzymes released by bacteria, which render some antibiotics like penicillin and amoxicillin ineffective, Cedax has shown to be highly effective.