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Gulf 400mg Tablet

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Primary uses of Gulf Tablet

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

Medicine Overview of Gulf Tablet


Uses of Gulf Tablet

Gulf 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).

Gulf Tablet side effects


Nausea, Diarrhoea, Allergic reaction.


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

How Gulf Tablet works

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

In Depth Information on Gulf Tablet

Expert advice for Gulf Tablet

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

What if you miss a dose of Gulf Tablet?uses

If you miss a dose of Gulf 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 Gulf Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Gatifloxacin

Gulf 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 Gulf eye solution
Gulf does not contain sulfa. It is a fluoroquinolone antibiotic
Gulf 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 Gulf with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Gulf with Rasagiline
Medicines with composition Rasagiline: Rasalect, Relgin, Rasipar
Gulf with Tizanidine
Medicines with composition Tizanidine: Sirdalud, Tizalide, Ginox
Gulf with Selegiline
Medicines with composition Selegiline: Jumex
Medicines with composition Strontium Chloride: Strotas
Gulf 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
Gulf with Phenindione
Medicines with composition Phenindione: Dindevan
Gulf with Ropinirole
Medicines with composition Ropinirole: Ropiro, Ropitor, Adrole, Ropeway, Parkirop, Role
Gulf with Magaldrate
Medicines with composition Magaldrate: Magflux
Gulf with Piribedil
Medicines with composition Piribedil: Trivastal L.A
Gulf with Analgin
Medicines with composition Analgin: Novalgin RC, Bral
Gulf with Warfarin
Medicines with composition Warfarin: Sofarin, Warf, Uniwarfin
Gulf with Oxyphenbutazone
Medicines with composition Oxyphenbutazone: Sioril
Gulf with Cinacalcet
Medicines with composition Cinacalcet: Capicet, Setz, Mimcipar, Ceracal
Gulf with Fosphenytoin
Medicines with composition Fosphenytoin: Fosphen, Fosentin, Fosolin
Gulf with Pentoxifylline
Medicines with composition Pentoxifylline: Pentovas, Flowpent, Flexital, Trental
Gulf with Pramipexole
Medicines with composition Pramipexole: Pramipex, Prarimol SR, Prarimol, Pramirol, Mirator, Remipex, Pramitrem, Pexopram
Medicines with composition Acenocoumarol / Nicoumalone: Acethromb, Nicoz
Gulf with Tolbutamide
Medicines with composition Tolbutamide: Rastinon
Gulf with Nateglinide
Medicines with composition Nateglinide: Natiz, Glinate, Natelide
Gulf with Sitagliptin
Medicines with composition Sitagliptin: Januvia, Istavel, Zita
Gulf with Acarbose
Gulf with Glibenclamide

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