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L Cin A Tablet 5

L Cin A Tablet 5

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    • Rs. 59.00

    Uses :

    Levofloxacin Levofloxacin is a quinolone antibiotic. It is used mainly for prevention and treatment of anthrax or plague. It is used to treat infection caused by Corynebacterium species, Staphylococcus species, Streptococcus, Acinetobacterlwoffii, Haemophilusinfluenzae, and Serratiamarcescens. It is used for treating skin infections, impetigo, urethritis, chlamydia, bacterial sinusitis, conjunctivitis, and tuberculosis. Ambroxol Ambroxol is a mucolytic agent which is used in the treatment of lung diseases such as bronchitis, chronic inflammatory pulmonary conditions, tracheobronchitis, emphysema with bronchitis pneumoconiosis, and bronchiectasis.

    Mode of drug action


    Levofloxacin Levofloxacin is an antibiotic. It kills the bacteria by inhibiting the DNA replication. Ambroxol Ambroxol acts by breaking down the fibers of the mucus, in reducing the viscosity and thinning the sputum. Thus, the sputum can be readily removed through coughing.

    What are the common side effects?

    Levofloxacin The common side effects of levofloxacin are indigestion, fungal infection, breathlessness, taste disturbance, dizziness, vomiting, constipation, diarrhea, and insomnia. Ambroxol The common side effects of ambroxol are produced in the stomach and intestine which are mild. They may include constipation, diarrhea, excess salivation, nausea and vomiting.

    Warning

    Pregnancy: Unsafe Kidney dysfunction: Caution required Liver dysfunction: Caution required

    Special precautions for safe use

    • L Cin A tablet contains levofloxacin which is a fluoroquinolone. Therefore, avoid the use of L Cin A if allergic to any of its ingredients or similar drug.

    • Consult the physician before taking L Cin A skin or bacterial infections.

    • Pregnant and lactating females should consult the physician before taking L Cin A medicine as levofloxacin is found in the breast milk. Do not breast-feed while taking medicine L Cin A

    • Keep L Cin A medication out of the reach of children.

    • Consult the physician immediately if any side effects of L Cin A such as stomach pain or cramps, severe diarrhea and bloody stools are experienced.

    • Consult the physician before taking any other medications or vaccines.

    • Undergo liver and kidney functioning test while taking L Cin A drug.

    • L Cin A is prescribed with caution in the elderly and it causes irregular heartbeat, liver dysfunction and tendon problems.

    • The use of L Cin A affects the blood glucose levels. Therefore, diabetic patients should undergo blood glucose check-up regularly.

    What else should I know?

    1. What should I do if I miss a dose? Take the missed dose as soon as you remember. If it is almost the time for the next scheduled dose then do not take extra medicine.

    2. Is it safe to take levofloxacin during breast feeding? Levofloxacin reaches the breast milk. It may affect the growth of the baby. Consult the physician before taking the medication.

    3. Can I take levofloxacin for common cold? Levofloxacin is an antibiotic. It is not affective against vital infections such as common cold.

    4. Is there any special dietary recommendation that I need to follow while taking levofloxacin. Avoid alcohol and smoking. Drink extra fluids. Consult the physician to know more.

    5. How should I take the medication? Take the medication at same time each day. Follow the instructions of the physician for safe use. Ambroxol

    1. How long does it take ambroxol hydrochloride to produce action? It takes about 30 minutes for to show the mucolytic action.

    2. Can I use ambroxol hydrochloride during pregnancy? It is especially unsafe to take ambroxol hydrochloride during the first trimester of pregnancy. Ask a doctor for the drug right for you.

    3. What is the dose of ambroxol hydrochloride for children below two years? For children below two years, the usual dose of ambroxol hydrochloride is half teaspoon of the syrup, twice daily (5ml contains 15 mg of the drug).

    4. How to store ambroxol hydrochloride? Store ambroxol hydrochloride medicine at a temperature below 30C and keep it away from reach of children.

    5. What are the forms in which ambroxol hydrochloride is available? Ambroxol hydrochloride is available in the form of tablets and syrup.

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