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Gatrid 400mg Tablet

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Composition for Gatrid 400mg Tablet

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Primary uses of Gatrid Tablet

As per the Drugs and Cosmetics Act, Ministry of Health and Family Welfare

Medicine Overview of Gatrid Tablet


Uses of Gatrid Tablet

Gatrid 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).

Gatrid Tablet side effects


Nausea, Diarrhoea, Allergic reaction.


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

How Gatrid Tablet works

Gatrid 400mg Tablet is an antibiotic. It kills bacteria by preventing them from reproducing and repairing themselves. This treats your infection.

In Depth Information on Gatrid Tablet

Expert advice for Gatrid Tablet

  • Your doctor has prescribed Gatrid 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 Gatrid 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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Gatrid Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Gatrid Tablet
It is generally safe to consume alcohol with Gatrid 400mg Tablet.
Gatrid 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.
Gatrid 400mg Tablet is probably unsafe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggest that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
Gatrid 400mg Tablet may cause diarrhea or rash in the baby
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.
The most common side effects that can occur when taking Gatrid 400mg Tablet are usually mild nausea, vomiting, stomach ache, diarrhea, dizziness, and headache.This may affect your ability to drive.
Gatrid 400mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Gatrid 400mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Take plenty of water while you are taking this medicine
There is limited information available on the use of Gatrid 400mg Tablet in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Gatrid Tablet?uses

If you miss a dose of Gatrid 400mg 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 Gatrid Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Gatifloxacin

Gatrid 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 Gatrid eye solution
Gatrid does not contain sulfa. It is a fluoroquinolone antibiotic
Gatrid is banned in India for systemic use in human by any route including oral and injectable. Its use as eye drop is not banned.
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Taking Gatrid with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Gatrid with Rasagiline
Medicines with composition Rasagiline: Rasalect, Relgin, Rasipar
Gatrid with Strontium Chloride
Medicines with composition Strontium Chloride: Strotas
Gatrid with Tizanidine
Medicines with composition Tizanidine: Sirdalud, Tizalide, Ginox
Gatrid with Selegiline
Medicines with composition Selegiline: Jumex
Gatrid with Pentoxifylline
Medicines with composition Pentoxifylline: Pentovas, Flowpent, Flexital, Trental
Gatrid with Phenindione
Medicines with composition Phenindione: Dindevan
Gatrid with Oxyphenbutazone
Medicines with composition Oxyphenbutazone: Sioril
Gatrid with Analgin
Medicines with composition Analgin: Novalgin RC, Bral
Gatrid with Ropinirole
Medicines with composition Ropinirole: Ropiro, Ropitor, Adrole, Ropeway, Parkirop, Role
Gatrid with Magaldrate
Medicines with composition Magaldrate: Magflux
Gatrid with Cinacalcet
Medicines with composition Cinacalcet: Capicet, Setz, Mimcipar, Ceracal
Gatrid with Fosphenytoin
Medicines with composition Fosphenytoin: Fosphen, Fosentin, Fosolin
Gatrid with Piribedil
Medicines with composition Piribedil: Trivastal L.A
Medicines with composition Acenocoumarol / Nicoumalone: Acethromb, Nicoz
Gatrid with Warfarin
Medicines with composition Warfarin: Sofarin, Warf, Uniwarfin
Gatrid with Clozapine
Gatrid with Pramipexole
Medicines with composition Pramipexole: Pramipex, Prarimol SR, Prarimol, Pramirol, Mirator, Remipex, Pramitrem, Pexopram
Gatrid with Nimesulide
Medicines with composition Nimesulide: Edil, Zelid, Nimusid, Neede, Nimujet, Twinease, Nyci, Nise, Nobel, Nimtus, Spinn, Nimbond, Nimbus, Redynise, Nizer, Denim Juicy, Pyrifen Gel, Hilid P, Nicip, Myonal, Nimtech, Nelsid, Nimusol, Curenim, Nulide, Angip, Nisel TD, NM, Nimeson, Nimutab, Pronim, Nimodol, Nimi Rapi, Relisulide, Nimprex, Zydol, I Nid, Nimdis, Mazic, Emsulide, Nimol, Nugesic, Nimeron, Pyrimide, Nimuvin, Jumolid, Nimeka, Nimotil, Bionim, Nimstal, Arsulide, Lupisulide, Nimusen, Nimcare, Nemu, Nimd, Nimcet, Supernim, Nimind CT, Ginim, Nimpus, Nalgis, Nimlodi, Nimmi, Zega, Unik Junior, Patalgin, Nimtaz, Doly, Numel, Needfast, Nimrod, Pyrestat, Subid, Vylid, Milenim, Nimley, Nixia, Orange N, Nimupain, Gersulide, Nimdus, Doloflam, Knott, Neulab, Nex Kid, Nimik, Nimu, Olnim, Orthogesic, Novolid, Remulide, Nimind, Tremolide, Nimi, Zynimo, Auronim, Novogesic, Nimcell, Sidlide, Nimiz, Eusel, Nimeter, Nmd, Oflapoon, Resinim Plus, Arthorid, Mesulid, Nimaid, Nimcee, Nimdex, Nimobid, Nimoflam, Nimowen, Nimuspa, Niq, Nimulet, Nimisan, Nimrest, Gesnim, Nex MD, Nimopin, Toli, Flenim Plus, Nexmac, Nilide, Nex, Nimus, Nuleb, Pansulide RD, Redfast, Misogesic, Aglonim, Flenim MR, Instanim, Naba P, Nemunac, Nimugee, Spanim, New Nicip, Nimo P, Nimtop, Corfen NS, Mylid, Neosaid, Nimulid, Vylid ID, Nimumac, Minidol, Nilup, Nimek, Nimo, Pirodol, Niltel Fast, Dolonim, Enlide, Pyrisulide, Infanim, Dynalid, Nilpain, Nimecon, Nimutec, Nipace, Resinim, Ortinims, I Nid Aio, Nimace, Nimfast, Soonil, Denim Kid, Actinim, Nimogen, Nimos, Nimular
Medicines with composition AMINO SALICYLIC ACID: Rexite BT
Gatrid with Tolbutamide
Medicines with composition Tolbutamide: Rastinon
Gatrid with Nateglinide
Medicines with composition Nateglinide: Natiz, Glinate, Natelide
Gatrid with Glibenclamide
Gatrid with Sitagliptin
Medicines with composition Sitagliptin: Januvia, Istavel, Zita
Gatrid with Acarbose
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