Klox-D 250mg Capsule

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Introduction

Klox-D 250mg Capsule is used to treat various bacterial infections. It is effective in infections of the throat, ear, nasal sinuses, respiratory tract, and skin and soft tissue. It mainly fights and stops the growth of the gram-positive type of bacteria.

Klox-D 250mg Capsule should be taken on an empty stomach. For best results, it should be used regularly at evenly spaced intervals as per the schedule prescribed by your doctor. Taking it at the same time every day will help you to remember to take it. Do not skip any doses and finish the full course of treatment even if you feel better. Stopping the medicine too early may lead to the infection returning or worsening. The total duration of treatment and precise dosage will be decided by your doctor, depending on the type of infection that you have and how well you respond to the medication.

Before taking this medicine, inform your doctor if you are allergic to penicillin or penicillin-type of medicine. Rash, vomiting, allergic reactions, nausea, and diarrhea may be seen as side effects in some patients. These are temporary and usually resolve quickly. Consult your doctor if any of these side effects persist or if your condition worsens. This medicine is generally regarded as safe to use during pregnancy if used under a doctor’s supervision.

Uses of Klox-D Capsule

Benefits of Klox-D Capsule

In Bacterial infections

Klox-D 250mg Capsule is an antibiotic medicine that works by killing the infection-causing bacteria in your body. It is effective for bacterial infections of the throat, ears, urinary tract, skin, and soft tissues. This medicine usually makes you feel better within a few days, but you should continue taking it as prescribed even when you feel better. Stopping it early may make the infection come back and harder to treat.

Side effects of Klox-D Capsule

Most side effects do not require any medical attention and disappear as your body adjusts to the medicine. Consult your doctor if they persist or if you’re worried about them

Common side effects of Klox-D

  • Rash
  • Vomiting
  • Allergic reaction
  • Nausea
  • Diarrhea

How to use Klox-D Capsule

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Klox-D 250mg Capsule is to be taken empty stomach.

How Klox-D Capsule works

Klox-D 250mg Capsule is an antibiotic. It kills bacteria by preventing them from forming their own protective covering (cell wall) which is needed for them to survive.

Safety advice

Alcohol
SAFE
Consuming alcohol with Klox-D 250mg Capsule does not cause any harmful side effects.
Pregnancy
SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
Klox-D 250mg Capsule is generally considered safe to use during pregnancy. Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effects to the developing baby; however, there are limited human studies.
Breast feeding
SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
Klox-D 250mg Capsule is safe to use during breastfeeding. Human studies suggest that the drug does not pass into the breastmilk in a significant amount and is not harmful to the baby.
Driving
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
It is not known whether Klox-D 250mg Capsule alters the ability to drive. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react.
Kidney
CAUTION
Klox-D 250mg Capsule should be used with caution in patients with severe kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Klox-D 250mg Capsule may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Dose adjustment is not recommended in patients with mild and moderate kidney disease.
Liver
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
There is limited information available on the use of Klox-D 250mg Capsule in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.

What if you forget to take Klox-D Capsule?

If you miss a dose of Klox-D 250mg Capsule, 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.

Alternate brands

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.
No alternate brands found for this medicine

Quick tips

  • You have been prescribed Klox-D 250mg Capsule for the treatment of bacterial infections.
  • Finish the prescribed course, even if you start to feel better. Stopping it early may make the infection come back and harder to treat.
  • Take it on an empty stomach, or at least one hour before or two hours after meals.
     
  • 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.
  • Inform your doctor immediately if you develop an itchy rash, swelling of the face, throat or tongue or breathing difficulties while taking this medicine.
  • It may not be well tolerated due to its side effects such as belching and metallic taste in mouth.

Fact Box

Chemical Class
Penicillins
Habit Forming
No
Therapeutic Class
ANTI INFECTIVES
Action Class
Cell wall active agent- Penicillinase resistant Penicillin

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FAQs

Q. Can Klox-D 250mg Capsule cause allergic reaction?

Although it is rare but yes, Klox-D 250mg Capsule can cause allergic reaction and is harmful in patients with known allergy to penicillins. Get emergency medical help if you have any of the signs of an allergic reaction: hives; difficulty breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat.

Q. How long does Klox-D 250mg Capsule takes to work?

Usually, Klox-D 250mg Capsule starts working soon after taking it. However, it may take around 2-3 days to make you feel better while taking Klox-D 250mg Capsule.

Q. What if I don't get better after using Klox-D 250mg Capsule?

Inform your doctor if you don't feel better after finishing the full course of treatment. Also, inform him if your symptoms are getting worse while using this medicine.

Q. Can I stop taking Klox-D 250mg Capsule when my symptoms are relieved?

No, do not stop taking Klox-D 250mg Capsule and finish the full course of treatment even if you feel better. Your symptoms may improve before the infection is completely cleared.

Q. What if I take Klox-D 250mg Capsule with food?

Taking Klox-D 250mg Capsule with food will only make it less effective. Moreover, the absorption of this medicine is the most when taken on an empty stomach. Taking it with food reduces its absorption.

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References

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7-2-A2, Hetero Corporate, Industrial Estates, Sanath Nagar, Hyderabad – 500 018. Telangana, INDIA
Country of origin: India

MRP
35.6
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10 capsules in 1 strip
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