Cloff 250mg Dry Syrup

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Alembic Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Composition for Cloff 250mg Dry Syrup

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30 ml in 1 bottle
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Medicine Overview of Cloff Dry Syrup

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Uses of Cloff Dry Syrup

Cloff 250mg Dry Syrup is used in the treatment of Bacterial infections
It is used in infections of tonsils, sinus, ear, nose, throat, skin and soft tissues, windpipe and lungs (pneumonia).
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Side effects of Cloff Dry Syrup

Common

Nausea, Vomiting, Abdominal pain, Diarrhoea, Allergy.

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How to use Cloff Dry Syrup

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Dissolve the powder in sterile water. Shake well and use. It can be taken with or without food, but it is better to take Cloff 250mg Dry Syrup at a fixed time.
Avoid Cloff 250mg Dry Syrup with tyramine-rich food such as cheese, smoked fish, meats and some types of beer.

How Cloff Dry Syrup works

Cloff 250mg dry syrup is an antibiotic. It stops the bacterial growth by inhibiting synthesis of essential proteins, which are required by bacteria to carry out vital functions.

In Depth Information on Cloff Dry Syrup

Expert advice for Cloff Dry Syrup

  • Do not start or continue the clarithromycin tablets/suspension and consult your doctor, if you are allergic to clarithromycin or any macrolide antibiotic (ex. azithromycin,).
  • Do not start or continue the clarithromycin tablets/suspension, if you are pregnant or breast-feeding.
  • Do not start or continue the clarithromycin tablets/suspension, if you develop severe or prolonged diarrhea during or after receiving clarithromycin.
  • If clarithromycin tablets make you feel dizzy, do not drive, operate machinery or do anything that requires you to be alert.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Cloff 250mg Dry Syrup
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Alcohol
SAFE
It is generally safe to consume alcohol with Cloff 250mg Dry Syrup.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Cloff 250mg Dry Syrup 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.
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Lactation
SAFE
Cloff 250mg Dry Syrup is safe to use during lactation. Huma
n studies have shown that either the drug does not pass into the breastmilk in significant amount or is not expected to cause toxicity to the baby.
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Driving
Cloff 250mg Dry Syrup may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.

Caution is advised when driving or operating machinery.
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Kidney
UNSAFE
Cloff 250mg Dry Syrup is probably unsafe to use in patients with kidney disease and should be avoided. Please consult your doctor.

Caution should be used in patients with renal impairment.
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Liver
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Serenace 5mg Injection 1ml, Arkazid 2mg Tablet, Halocer 10mg Tablet, Calmperidone 6mg Tablet

Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Clarithromycin, 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.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Cloff 250mg Dry Syrup

Frequently asked questions for Clarithromycin

Q. Is clarithromycin a penicillin, antibiotic, or a fluoroquinolone?
Clarithromycin is a macrolide antibiotic, not a penicillin or fluoroquinolone
Cloff is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor
Cloff can be used to treat bacterial vaginosis unless resistance has not been developed against clindamycin or any macrolide antibiotic (Cloff. azithromycin, etc.)
Cloff is gluten free. However, please refer to package insert of the prescribed brand before use. Cloff is not a sulfa drug/does not contain sulpha
Q. Can I take clarithromycin with amoxicillin, paracetamol, ibuprofen, omeprazole, metronidazole or Nyquil?
Yes clarithromycin can be taken with amoxicillin, paracetamol, ibuprofen, omeprazole, metronidazole or Nyquil. Always consult your physician before use
Cloff does not cause drowsiness when taken as prescribed. But, it may cause insomnia (sleeplessness) and thrush (infection of mouth caused by candida fungus)
When taken with birth control pills, Cloff does not affect birth control.
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