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Elone 250 mg Tablet

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Composition for Elone 250 mg Tablet

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Primary uses of Elone 250 mg Tablet

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Medicine Overview of Elone Tablet

Uses of Elone Tablet

Elone 250 mg Tablet is used in the treatment of bacterial infections. It is also used in infections of urinary tract, tonsils, sinus, nose, throat, female genital organ, skin and soft tissues, windpipe and lungs (pneumonia).

Elone Tablet side effects

Common

Side Effects of Elone are Insomnia (difficulty in sleeping), Headache, Dizziness, Nausea, Constipation, Diarrhoea.

How to use Elone 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. Elone 250 mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.
Avoid Elone 250 mg Tablet with dairy products such as milk, cheese, curd, butter, paneer and ice cream.

How Elone Tablet works

Elone 250 mg Tablet is an antibiotic. It works by preventing the bacterial cells from dividing and repairing, thereby killing the bacteria.

In Depth Information on Elone Tablet

Expert advice for Elone Tablet

  • Your doctor has prescribed Elone 250 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 Elone 250 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.
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Elone Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Elone Tablet
Alcohol
SAFE
It is generally safe to consume alcohol with Elone 250 mg Tablet.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Elone 250 mg Tablet is unsafe to use during pregnancy.
There is positive evidence of human fetal risk, but the benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk, for example in life-threatening situations. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
CAUTION
Elone 250 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
Elone 250 mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, drowsy or affect your vision. Do not drive until your vision is clear.
Kidney
CAUTION
Elone 250 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Elone 250 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
There is limited information available on the use of Elone 250 mg Tablet in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.
However, stop the medicine and inform your doctor if you develop any signs and symptoms of jaundice while taking this medicine.

What if you miss a dose of Elone Tablet?uses

If you miss a dose of Elone 250 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.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions about Elone Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Levofloxacin

Q. What is Elone?
Elone is a quinolone antibiotic. It works by killing the bacteria that cause infections in your body. It can be used to treat infections of the sinuses, lungs, urinary tract, including your kidneys or bladder, prostate gland and skin and soft tissue.
Q. Can I take Elone with prednisone?
Elone and prednisone when taken together may increase the risk of tendon rupture (a tendon is a cord that joins your muscle to your bones). If you experience pain and inflammation in your tendons or ligaments, which could lead to rupture, stop taking Elone immediately and talk to your doctor. Always consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Is Elone a narcotic substance?
No, Elone is not a narcotic substance. It is a quinolone antibiotic.
Q. Can I take Elone with loratadine?
Elone can be taken with loratadine. No drug-drug interactions have been seen between the two. However, interactions can occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Elone with esomeprazole?
Elone can be taken with esomeprazole. No drug-drug interactions have been seen between the two. However, interactions can occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Does Elone affect birth control?
Elone can be taken with birth control pills (oral contraceptive pills). No drug-drug interactions have been reported between them. However, interactions can occur. Talk to a doctor to confirm whether you need to use extra precaution while taking Elone with birth control pills.
Q. Can I take Elone for a tooth infection?
Elone is not used to treat tooth infection. If you think you have a tooth infection, talk to a doctor and start antibiotics only as advised, do not start antibiotics on your own.
Q. Can I take Elone for streptococcal throat infection?
Elone is active against streptococcus bacteria and can be used for the treatment of a streptococcal sore throat. If you think you have a sore throat infection, talk to a doctor and start antibiotics only as advised, do not start antibiotics on your own.
Q. Is Elone same as ciprofloxacin?
Elone and ciprofloxacin are two different antibiotics, however, they belong to the same class of quinolone antibiotics. Elone is as effective as ciprofloxacin for treating complicated urinary tract infections. In men with chronic bacterial prostatitis treated for 28 days, oral Elone 500mg once daily achieved similar clinical and bacteriological response rates to oral ciprofloxacin 500mg twice daily. Elone is more active against Gram-positive organisms than ciprofloxacin. Ciprofloxacin is an economical alternative and Elone is active against many bacteria but can cause damage to your tendons. So, it is advisable that you must talk to a doctor for the right choice of antibiotics for your infections.
Q. Can I take Elone for tonsillitis?
Elone is not indicated for the treatment of tonsillitis. If you think you have tonsillitis, talk to a doctor and start antibiotics only as advised, do not start antibiotics on your own.
Q. Can I take Elone with guaifenesin?
Elone can be taken with guaifenesin. No drug-drug interactions have been seen between the two. However, interactions can occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Elone with paracetamol?
Elone can be taken with paracetamol. No drug-drug interactions have been seen between the two. However, interactions can occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Does Elone contain sulfa?
Elone does not contain sulfa. It belongs to a group of medicines called quinolone antibiotics.
Q. Does Elone cover methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA)?
Elone does not cover methicillin-resistant staphylococcus aureus (MRSA). Also, MRSA is very likely to have co-resistance to quinolones, including Elone.
Q. Does Elone expire?
Yes, like any other medicine, Elone has an expiry date. Please check the expiry date mentioned on the pack before taking the medicine.
Q. Does Elone treat bacterial vaginosis?
Elone is not used to treat bacterial vaginosis. If you think you have bacterial vaginosis, talk to a doctor and start antibiotics only as advised, do not start antibiotics on your own.
Q. Does Elone cause dry mouth?
Elone does not cause dry mouth. Talk to your doctor if you experience dry mouth while taking Elone as it could be due to some other underlying condition.
Q. Is Elone safe to use?
Elone is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by the doctor.<br>
Q. Is Elone penicillin?
Elone is not a penicillin. It belongs to a group of medicines called quinolone antibiotics.
Q. Is Elone a steroid?
Elone is not a steroid. It belongs to a group of medicines called quinolone antibiotics.
Q. Is Elone a quinolone?
Yes, Elone belongs to a group of medicines called quinolone antibiotics.

Severely interacts with other drugs like

Taking Elone with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Elone with Tizanidine
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Tizanidine: Tizonec, Tidired, Sirdalud, Tizalide
Elone with Rasagiline
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Rasagiline: Rasalect, Relgin, Rasipar
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Strontium Chloride: Bentoform, Strotas
Elone with Zinc
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Zinc: Adrovit Z
Elone with Phenytoin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Phenytoin: Stoin, Marantin, Notian, Phenytoin Sodium, Phenozed, Episol, Epidium, Epilog, Neptoin, C-Toin
Elone with Benzydamine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Benzydamine: Ready Rinse, Tantum, Mucobenz
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Magnesium Hydroxide: Mgmax
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Metamizole / Dipyrone: Pyregin, Novalgin RC, Bral
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Acenocoumarol / Nicoumalone: Acethromb
Elone with Oxyphenbutazone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Oxyphenbutazone: Flanil
Elone with Clozapine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Clozapine: Suclosz, Vizopin, Syclop, Lozin, Lozapin, Z Clo, Zaporil, Closin, Clozcare, Skizoril
Elone with Nimesulide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Nimesulide: Nimsun, Abinim, Nimulis, Neil, Zenee PR, Sanim, Renex, Nimoffin, Selide, Elide
Elone with Pentoxifylline
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Pentoxifylline: Pentovas
Elone with Fosphenytoin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Fosphenytoin: Fosphen, Fosentin, Fosolin
Elone with Phenindione
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Phenindione: Dindevan
Elone with Cinacalcet
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Cinacalcet: Capicet, Setz, Mimcipar, Ceracal
Elone with Warfarin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Warfarin: Sofarin, Warf
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Sodium Bicarbonate: Sodamax, Sobinix, Sobimed, Soda Bicarb Glycerin
Elone with Piribedil
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Piribedil: Trivastal L.A
Elone with Ropinirole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Ropinirole: Ropiro, Ropitor, Adrole, Ropeway, Parkirop
Elone with Pramipexole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Pramipexole: Pramipex, Prarimol SR, Prarimol, Pramirol, Mirator, Remipex, Pramitrem, Pexopram
Elone with Olanzapine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Olanzapine: Oladac, Zolapin, Olisense, Olatig, Olanz, Madwell, Ozinet, Olnee, Pifol, Bitola
Elone with Nateglinide
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Nateglinide: Natiz, Glinate, Natelide
Elone with Sitagliptin
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Sitagliptin: Januvia, Istavel
Elone with Acarbose
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Acarbose: Diadose, Abacus, Disorb, Glubose, K Carb, Glucar, Glucarb, Glucobay, Rebose, Karbocheck
Elone with Tolbutamide
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Tolbutamide: Told, Rastinon
Elone with Glibenclamide
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Glibenclamide: No Gluco, Diabnil, D Con, Semi Daonil, Daonil, Semi-Euglucon, Aviglen, Glybovin, Gliconil, Diabetnil
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