Gtx Capsule

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Meryl Pharma

Composition for Gtx NA Capsule

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Medicine Overview of Gtx Capsule

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Uses of Gtx Capsule

Gtx Capsule 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).
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Side effects of Gtx Capsule

Common

Nausea, Diarrhoea, Allergic reaction.

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How to use Gtx Capsule

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 Gtx Capsule at a fixed time.

How Gtx Capsule works

Gtx capsule is an antibiotic. It kills bacteria by inhibiting the DNA replication.

In Depth Information on Gtx Capsule

Expert advice for Gtx Capsule

  • 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 Gtx 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.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Gtx Capsule
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Alcohol
SAFE
It is generally safe to consume alcohol with Gtx Capsule.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Gtx Capsule 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
CAUTION
Gtx Capsule is probably usafe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.

Gtx Capsule may cause diarrhea or rash in the baby
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Driving
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.

The most common side effects that can occur when taking Gtx Capsule are usually mild nausea, vomiting, stomach ache, diarrhea, dizziness, and headache.This may affect your ability to drive.
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Kidney
CAUTION
Gtx Capsule should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Gtx Capsule may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Take plenty of water while you are taking this medicine
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Liver
There is limited information available on the use of Gtx Cap
sule in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Trental 400mg Tablet, Alkepin 25mg Tablet DT, Cyblex 60mg XR Tablet, Januvia 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 Gtx NA Capsule

Frequently asked questions for Gatifloxacin

Gtx 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 Gtx eye solution
Gtx does not contain sulfa. It is a fluoroquinolone antibiotic
Gtx is banned in India for systemic use in human by any route including oral and injectable. Its use as eye drop is not banned.
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Substitutes for Gtx

No substitutes found for this medicine
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