Biotic DS 400 mg Tablet


Overview

Uses of Biotic Tablet

Biotic DS 400 mg Tablet is used in the treatment of bacterial infections. It is also used in infections of urinary tract, gastrointestinal tract, female genital organ, skin & soft tissues and lungs (pneumonia).

Biotic Tablet side effects

Common
  • Nausea
  • Stomach pain
  • Diarrhoea

How to use Biotic 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. Biotic DS 400 mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Biotic Tablet works

Biotic DS 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.

Biotic Tablet related warnings

Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Biotic DS 400 mg Tablet may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.
Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, 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
Biotic DS 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
Biotic DS 400 mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, drowsy or affect your vision. Do not drive until your vision is clear.
Kidney
CAUTION
Biotic DS 400 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Biotic DS 400 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
CAUTION
Biotic DS 400 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Biotic DS 400 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Biotic Tablet?

If you miss a dose of Biotic DS 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.

Alternate Brands

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.
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Expert Advice

  • Your doctor has prescribed Biotic DS 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 Biotic DS 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 Biotic with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
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SERIOUS
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MODERATE
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Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Biotic

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Which medicine i usewith cheston cold total nf any anti biotic ?For fever nd cough nf throt infection
Dr. Pushkar Mani
Diabetes Specialist
levofloxacin 500 mg twice daily for 3 daysdolokind PLUS twice daily for 3 days
How to stop loose motions. It is semi solid, 5 to 6 times a day. Had stomach infection that cured with Norflox-TZ. Now having normal food.
Dr. Anshul Varshney
General Physician
Welcome to 1mg. I am Anshul Varshney for your help. Just take Omperazole and a good pro biotic like Darolac. Make sure you drink plenty of fluids. Good luck
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FAQs

Q. Can I take Biotic with paracetamol?
Biotic can be taken with paracetamol. No drug-drug interactions have been reported between the two. However, interactions can occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can the use of Biotic cause diarrhea?
Yes, the use of Biotic 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 Biotic when I feel better?
No, do not stop taking Biotic 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 Biotic increase the risk of muscle damage?
Yes, use of Biotic 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 Biotic. Inform your doctor if you feel any kind of muscle pain while using this medicine.
Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 8th Mar 2017.
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