Gatikop 400mg Tablet

icon
Kopran Ltd

Composition for Gatikop 400mg Tablet

iconPrescription Required

Primarily used for

Potentiallyunsafewith
icon
Pregnancy
BANNED FOR SALE
According to the drugs & cosmetics act by the ministry of health and family welfare

Medicine Overview of Gatikop Tablet

uses

Uses of Gatikop Tablet

Gatikop 400mg 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).
uses

Side effects of Gatikop Tablet

Common

Nausea, Diarrhoea, Allergic reaction.

uses

How to use Gatikop 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. It can be taken with or without food, but it is better to take Gatikop 400mg Tablet at a fixed time.

How Gatikop Tablet works

Gatikop 400mg tablet is an antibiotic. It kills bacteria by inhibiting the DNA replication.

In Depth Information on Gatikop Tablet

Expert advice for Gatikop Tablet

  • Always take the complete course of treatment, as advised by your doctor even if you feel better.
  • Never take an antibiotic for a viral infection like a cold or the flu.
  • Can lead to nausea and diarrhoea frequently. If this becomes severe or persistent or you notice that your stool contains blood or mucus you should stop taking Gatikop immediately and consult your doctor. You should not take medicines to stop or slow diarrhoea.
  • Inform your doctor if you are pregnant or planning to conceive or breastfeeding.
  • Inform your doctor if you have ever been diagnosed with epilepsy, kidney or heart diseases.
video imgplay img
Warnings
Special precautions for Gatikop 400mg Tablet
icon
Alcohol
SAFE
It is generally safe to consume alcohol with Gatikop 400mg Tablet.
icon
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Gatikop 400mg 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.
...
+more
icon
Lactation
SAFE
Gatikop 400mg Tablet is safe to use during lactation. Human
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.
...
+more
icon
Driving
It is not known whether Gatikop 400mg Tablet alters the abil
ity to drive. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react.
...
+more
icon
Kidney
SAFE
Gatikop 400mg Tablet is safe to use in patients with kidney
disease. No dose adjustment of Gatikop 400mg Tablet is recommended.
...
+more
icon
Liver
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Epsolin 50mg/2ml Injection, Ozip 2.5mg Tablet, Oliza 10mg Injection, Cipin 100mg Tablet

Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Gatifloxacin, 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 Gatikop 400mg Tablet

Frequently asked questions for Gatifloxacin

Gatikop treats bacterial eye infection (conjunctivitis or red eye) in adults and children older than 1 year of age
Q. Is gatifloxacin the same as ofloxacin?
Both gatifloxacin and ofloxacin belongs to the different class, i.e. gatifloxacin is second-generation fluoroquinolone whereas ofloxacin is older and first-generation, but their effect may vary upon individual condition or response
Zymaxid is the brand name for Gatikop eye solution
Gatikop does not contain sulfa. It is a fluoroquinolone antibiotic
Gatikop is banned in India for systemic use in human by any route including oral and injectable. Its use as eye drop is not banned.
+more

Substitutes for Gatikop Tablet

Gatop 400mg Tablet
Noel Pharma India Pvt Ltd
₹3.69/Tablet
save 19%
G Flox 400mg Tablet
Intas Pharmaceuticals Ltd
₹4.17/Tablet
save 8%
Gatiwiz 400mg Tablet
Wisdom Pharma Pvt. Ltd
₹4.51/Tablet
save 1%
Gatigram 400mg Tablet
Micro Labs Ltd
₹4.53/Tablet
same price
₹4.66/Tablet
2% costlier
Top Ophthalmologists
doctor
Dr. Anita Sethi
MBBS, MD, DNB, Fellowship
4.8
doctor
4.9
doctor
4.9
doctor
Dr. Vivek Gupta
MBBS, MS, DNB
4.6
doctor
Dr. Monika Mittal
MBBS, MS, DNB, Fellowship, Fellowship
4.4
cross img