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Gtfx 400mg Tablet

Embiotic Laboratories Pvt Ltd

Composition for Gtfx 400mg Tablet

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

Medicine Overview of Gtfx Tablet


Uses of Gtfx Tablet

Gtfx 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).

Gtfx Tablet side effects


Nausea, Diarrhoea, Allergic reaction.


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

How Gtfx Tablet works

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

In Depth Information on Gtfx Tablet

Expert advice for Gtfx Tablet

  • Your doctor has prescribed Gtfx 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 Gtfx 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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Gtfx Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Gtfx Tablet
It is generally safe to consume alcohol with Gtfx 400mg Tablet.
Gtfx 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.
Gtfx 400mg Tablet is probably unsafe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggest that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
Gtfx 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 Gtfx 400mg Tablet are usually mild nausea, vomiting, stomach ache, diarrhea, dizziness, and headache.This may affect your ability to drive.
Gtfx 400mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Gtfx 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 Gtfx 400mg Tablet in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.

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 about Gtfx Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Gatifloxacin

Gtfx 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 Gtfx eye solution
Gtfx does not contain sulfa. It is a fluoroquinolone antibiotic
Gtfx is banned in India for systemic use in human by any route including oral and injectable. Its use as eye drop is not banned.
Gtfx interacts with these medicines
Taking Gtfx with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Gtfx with Gliclazide
Gtfx with Glibenclamide
Medicines with composition Glibenclamide: Semi Daonil, Euglucon, Glinil, Glucosil, Glunil
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