L-Cin Infusion

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Lupin Ltd

Composition for L-Cin 500mg Infusion

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₹1.3/Infusion
100 ml in 1 bottle
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Medicine Overview of L-Cin Infusion

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Uses of L-Cin Infusion

L-Cin Infusion is used in the treatment of bacterial infections and tuberculosis.
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 L-Cin Infusion

Common

Nausea, Diarrhoea, Allergic reaction.

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How to use L-Cin Infusion

Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self-administer.

How L-Cin Infusion works

L-cin infusion is an antibiotic. It kills bacteria by inhibiting the DNA replication.

In Depth Information on L-Cin Infusion

Expert advice for L-Cin Infusion

  • 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 L-cin 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 L-Cin Infusion
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Alcohol
SAFE
It is generally safe to consume alcohol with L-Cin Infusion.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
L-Cin Infusion is unsafe to use during pregnancy.

There is positive evidence of human fetal risk, but the benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk, for example in life-threatening situations. Please consult your doctor.
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Lactation
CAUTION
L-Cin Infusion is probably usafe to use during lactation. L
imited human data suggests that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
L-Cin Infusion may make you feel dizzy, drowsy or affect you
r vision. Do not drive until your vision is clear.
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Kidney
CAUTION
L-Cin Infusion should be used with caution in patients with
kidney disease. Dose adjustment of L-Cin Infusion may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
There is limited information available on the use of L-Cin Infusion in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.

However, stop the medicine and inform your doctor if you develop any signs and symptoms of jaundice while taking this medicine.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Epsolin 50mg/2ml Injection, Ozip 2.5mg Tablet, Oliza 10mg Injection, Gli 2mg Tablet

Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Levofloxacin, 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 L-Cin 500mg Infusion

Frequently asked questions for Levofloxacin

L-cin is a quinolone antibiotic. It works by killing the bacteria that cause infections in your body. It can be used to treat infections of the sinuses, lungs, urinary tract, including your kidneys or bladder, prostate gland and skin and soft tissue.
Q. Can I take L-cin with prednisone?
L-cin and prednisone when taken together may increase the risk of tendon rupture (a tendon is a cord that joins your muscle to your bones). If you experience pain and inflammation in your tendons or ligaments, which could lead to rupture, stop taking L-cin immediately and talk to your doctor. Always consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
No, L-cin is not a narcotic substance. It is a quinolone antibiotic.
Q. Can I take L-cin with loratadine?
L-cin can be taken with loratadine. No drug-drug interactions have been seen between the two. However, interactions can occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take L-cin with esomeprazole?
L-cin can be taken with esomeprazole. No drug-drug interactions have been seen between the two. However, interactions can occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Does L-cin affect birth control?
L-cin can be taken with birth control pills (oral contraceptive pills). No drug-drug interactions have been reported between them. However, interactions can occur. Talk to a doctor to confirm whether you need to use extra precaution while taking L-cin with birth control pills.
Q. Can I take L-cin for a tooth infection?
L-cin is not used to treat tooth infection. If you think you have a tooth infection, talk to a doctor and start antibiotics only as advised, do not start antibiotics on your own.
Q. Can I take L-cin for streptococcal throat infection?
L-cin is active against streptococcus bacteria and can be used for the treatment of a streptococcal sore throat. If you think you have a sore throat infection, talk to a doctor and start antibiotics only as advised, do not start antibiotics on your own.
Q. Is L-cin same as ciprofloxacin?
L-cin and ciprofloxacin are two different antibiotics, however, they belong to the same class of quinolone antibiotics. L-cin is as effective as ciprofloxacin for treating complicated urinary tract infections. In men with chronic bacterial prostatitis treated for 28 days, oral L-cin 500mg once daily achieved similar clinical and bacteriological response rates to oral ciprofloxacin 500mg twice daily. L-cin is more active against Gram-positive organisms than ciprofloxacin. Ciprofloxacin is an economical alternative and L-cin is active against many bacteria but can cause damage to your tendons. So, it is advisable that you must talk to a doctor for the right choice of antibiotics for your infections.
Q. Can I take L-cin for tonsillitis?
L-cin is not indicated for the treatment of tonsillitis. If you think you have tonsillitis, talk to a doctor and start antibiotics only as advised, do not start antibiotics on your own.
Q. Can I take L-cin with guaifenesin?
L-cin can be taken with guaifenesin. No drug-drug interactions have been seen between the two. However, interactions can occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take L-cin with paracetamol?
L-cin can be taken with paracetamol. No drug-drug interactions have been seen between the two. However, interactions can occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
L-cin does not contain sulfa. It belongs to a group of medicines called quinolone antibiotics.
L-cin does not cover methicillin-resistant staphylococcus aureus (MRSA). Also, MRSA is very likely to have co-resistance to quinolones, including L-cin.
Yes, like any other medicine, L-cin has an expiry date. Please check the expiry date mentioned on the pack before taking the medicine.
Q. Does L-cin treat bacterial vaginosis?
L-cin is not used to treat bacterial vaginosis. If you think you have bacterial vaginosis, talk to a doctor and start antibiotics only as advised, do not start antibiotics on your own.
L-cin does not cause dry mouth. Talk to your doctor if you experience dry mouth while taking L-cin as it could be due to some other underlying condition.
L-cin is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by the doctor.<br>
L-cin is not a penicillin. It belongs to a group of medicines called quinolone antibiotics.
L-cin is not a steroid. It belongs to a group of medicines called quinolone antibiotics.
Yes, L-cin belongs to a group of medicines called quinolone antibiotics.
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One of the following vendor pharmacies will deliver L-Cin Infusion: Health Arx Technologies Private Limited, Amishi Consumer Technologies P Ltd, Organic India Private Limited, Delhi Cryogenic Products Pvt Ltd, First Step Digital Pvt Ltd, Gupta Homoeo Pharmacy Pvt Ltd, Organic Wellness Products Private Limited, RK Sons, Pills Tree Super Pharmacy, Melting Pot Concepts Pvt Ltd, Zywie Ventures Pvt Ltd, Lifecare Chemist (PAN India), SBL Pvt Ltd, Satyog Enterprises Pvt Ltd, Ghantakarn International, Aashirwad Agency, Airveda Technologies Pvt Ltd, Fit and Glow Healthcare Pvt Ltd, Keshav Homeo Home, Radicura Pharmaceuticals Pvt Ltd, Jiva Ayurvedic Pharmacy Ltd, Perfect Nutrition, Sharma Traders, Bright Lifecare Pvt Ltd, Delhi Vendor, Maximaa Systems Ltd, Swadeshi Ayurved, Sri Jain Pharmacy, Inlife Pharma Pvt Ltd, Herbolab India Pvt Ltd, Ayush Enterprises, Priya Entreprises, Gallop Trading Company, Planet Ayurveda, Life aid Homeopathic and ayurvedic store, Emmbros Overseas, Makvis, Herboveda India, Rusan Healthcare Pvt Ltd, Delhi Distributors, Hexagon Nutrition Pvt. Ltd., BestSource Nutrition Private Limited, Biomed Distributors, Star medicare, DF Pharmacy Ltd, Do You Even Gym, 9 to 9 Farmacia, The Medicine Mart, Bantom Laboratories P Ltd , 9to9 Farmacia (South), Madhu Medicos, M/s R&G Healthcare (Delhi)

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