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4 Quin 400 mg Tablet


Overview

Uses of 4 Quin Tablet

4 Quin Tablet side effects

Common
  • Headache
  • Dizziness
  • Nausea
  • Diarrhea

How to use 4 Quin Tablet

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. 4 Quin 400 mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How 4 Quin Tablet works

4 Quin 400 mg Tablet is an antibiotic. It works by stopping the action of a bacterial enzyme called DNA-gyrase. This prevents the bacterial cells from dividing and repairing, thereby killing them.

4 Quin Tablet related warnings

Alcohol
SAFE
It is generally safe to consume alcohol with 4 Quin 400 mg Tablet.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
4 Quin 400 mg Tablet may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.
Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the fetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
CAUTION
4 Quin 400 mg Tablet is probably unsafe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggest that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.
4 Quin 400 mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy or light-headed, you may experience a sudden, transient loss of vision, or you may faint for a short period. This may affect your driving ability.
Kidney
SAFE
4 Quin 400 mg Tablet is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of 4 Quin 400 mg Tablet is recommended.
However, inform your doctor if you have any underlying kidney disease.
Liver
4 Quin 400 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with severe liver disease. Dose adjustment of 4 Quin 400 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Limited information is available on the use of 4 Quin 400 mg Tablet in these patients. No dose adjustment is recommended in patients with mild to moderate liver disease.

What if you miss a dose of 4 Quin Tablet?

If you miss a dose of 4 Quin 400 mg Tablet, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose.

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Expert Advice

  • Your doctor has prescribed 4 Quin 400 mg Tablet to cure your infection and improve symptoms.
  • Do not skip any doses and finish the full course of treatment even if you feel better.
  • Discontinue 4 Quin 400 mg Tablet and inform your doctor immediately if you get a rash, itchy skin, swelling of face and mouth, or have difficulty in breathing.
  • Diarrhea may occur as a side effect but should stop when your course is complete. Inform your doctor if it doesn't stop or if you find blood in your stools.
  • Notify your doctor if you feel pain in your tendons, numbness, or tingling sensations.
  • Inform your doctor if you are pregnant or planning to conceive or breastfeeding.

Interaction with Drugs

Taking 4 Quin with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Brand(s): Adrovit Z
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Mgmax
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Suclosz, Vizopin
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Oladac, Zolapin, Olisense
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Pramipex
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Nimsun, Abinim, Nimulis
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Stoin
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Diabic, Glicla
MODERATE

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to 4 Quin

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I have a red small infections in skin in lower arm at 3-4 place. i have applied ring cutter but it is spread redness to surrounding skin also as i applied on surrounding too. pl advice
Dr. Souvik Sardar
Skin Specialist
post pictures of the problem and names of the Medicines u've used
i am suffering from ringworm and jock infections since 4 months. I took Flukanjol 150mg, Terbinafine 500mg and Micanajol Cream. but it didn't work. please suggest medicines or tests that are required
Dr. Atul Jain
Skin Specialist
Onabet cream twice a day meanwhile visit skin specialist for proper examination and treatment
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FAQs

Q. Can the use of 4 Quin cause diarrhea?

Yes, the use of 4 Quin can cause diarrhea. It is an antibiotic which kills the harmful bacteria. However, it also affects the helpful bacteria in your stomach or intestine and causes diarrhea. If you are experiencing severe diarrhea, talk to your doctor about it.

Q. Can I stop taking 4 Quin when I feel better?

No, do not stop taking 4 Quin and complete the full course of treatment even if you feel better. Your symptoms may improve before the infection is completely cured.

Q. Can the use of 4 Quin increase the risk of muscle damage?

Yes, use of 4 Quin is known to increase the risk of muscle damage, commonly in the ankle (achilies tendon). Muscle damage can happen in people of all ages who take 4 Quin. Inform your doctor if you feel any kind of muscle pain while using this medicine.

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