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L Sig 500mg Tablet

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Composition for L Sig 500mg Tablet

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Primary uses of L Sig 500mg Tablet

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Medicine Overview of L Sig Tablet

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Uses of L Sig Tablet

L Sig 500mg 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).
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L Sig Tablet side effects

Common

Nausea, Diarrhoea, Allergic reaction.

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How to use L Sig 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. L Sig 500mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.
Avoid L Sig 500mg Tablet with dairy products such as milk, cheese, curd, butter, paneer and ice cream.

How L Sig Tablet works

L Sig 500mg Tablet is an antibiotic. It kills bacteria by preventing them from reproducing and repairing themselves. This treats your infection.

In Depth Information on L Sig Tablet

Expert advice for L Sig Tablet

  • Your doctor has prescribed L Sig 500mg Tablet 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 L Sig 500mg Tablet 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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L Sig Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for L Sig Tablet
Alcohol
SAFE
It is generally safe to consume alcohol with L Sig 500mg Tablet.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
L Sig 500mg Tablet 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.
Lactation
CAUTION
L Sig 500mg Tablet is probably unsafe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggest that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
L Sig 500mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, drowsy or affect your vision. Do not drive until your vision is clear.
Kidney
CAUTION
L Sig 500mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of L Sig 500mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
There is limited information available on the use of L Sig 500mg Tablet 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.

What if you miss a dose of L Sig Tablet?uses

If you miss a dose of L Sig 500mg 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 L Sig Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Levofloxacin

L sig 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 sig with prednisone?
L sig 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 sig immediately and talk to your doctor. Always consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
No, L sig is not a narcotic substance. It is a quinolone antibiotic.
Q. Can I take L sig with loratadine?
L sig 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 sig with esomeprazole?
L sig 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 sig affect birth control?
L sig 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 sig with birth control pills.
Q. Can I take L sig for a tooth infection?
L sig 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 sig for streptococcal throat infection?
L sig 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 sig same as ciprofloxacin?
L sig and ciprofloxacin are two different antibiotics, however, they belong to the same class of quinolone antibiotics. L sig is as effective as ciprofloxacin for treating complicated urinary tract infections. In men with chronic bacterial prostatitis treated for 28 days, oral L sig 500mg once daily achieved similar clinical and bacteriological response rates to oral ciprofloxacin 500mg twice daily. L sig is more active against Gram-positive organisms than ciprofloxacin. Ciprofloxacin is an economical alternative and L sig 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 sig for tonsillitis?
L sig 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 sig with guaifenesin?
L sig 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 sig with paracetamol?
L sig 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 sig does not contain sulfa. It belongs to a group of medicines called quinolone antibiotics.
L sig does not cover methicillin-resistant staphylococcus aureus (MRSA). Also, MRSA is very likely to have co-resistance to quinolones, including L sig.
Yes, like any other medicine, L sig has an expiry date. Please check the expiry date mentioned on the pack before taking the medicine.
Q. Does L sig treat bacterial vaginosis?
L sig 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 sig does not cause dry mouth. Talk to your doctor if you experience dry mouth while taking L sig as it could be due to some other underlying condition.
L sig is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by the doctor.<br>
L sig is not a penicillin. It belongs to a group of medicines called quinolone antibiotics.
L sig is not a steroid. It belongs to a group of medicines called quinolone antibiotics.
Yes, L sig belongs to a group of medicines called quinolone antibiotics.

Severely interacts with other drugs like

Taking L Sig with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Strontium Chloride: Strotas
L Sig with Rasagiline
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Rasagiline: Rasalect, Relgin, Rasipar
L Sig with Tizanidine
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Tizanidine: Sirdalud, Tizalide, Ginox
L Sig with Selegiline
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Selegiline: Jumex
L Sig with Cinacalcet
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Cinacalcet: Capicet, Setz, Mimcipar, Ceracal
L Sig with Phenindione
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Phenindione: Dindevan
L Sig with Oxyphenbutazone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Oxyphenbutazone: Sioril
L Sig with Pentoxifylline
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Pentoxifylline: Pentovas, Flowpent, Flexital, Trental
L Sig with Piribedil
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Piribedil: Trivastal L.A
L Sig with Nimesulide
SERIOUS
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, Biogesic, 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, Nimstal, Arsulide, Lupisulide, Nimusen, Nimcare, Nemu, Nimd, Nimcet, Supernim, Nimind CT, Ginim, Nimpus, Nalgis, Nimlodi, Nimmi, Zega, Unik Junior, Patalgin, Nimtaz, Maxiflam, Doly, Needfast, Nimrod, Pyrestat, Subid, Vylid, Milenim, Nixia, Orange N, Nimupain, Gersulide, Nimdus, Doloflam, Knott, Neulab, Nex Kid, Nimik, Nimu, Olnim, Orthogesic, Novolid, Remulide, Nimind, Robin, Tremolide, Nimi, Zynimo, Auronim, Novogesic, Nimcell, Sidlide, Nimiz, Eusel, Nimeter, Merisulide, 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, Geeflam, Kazolid
L Sig with Pramipexole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Pramipexole: Pramipex, Prarimol SR, Prarimol, Pramirol, Mirator, Remipex, Pramitrem, Pexopram
L Sig with Benzydamine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Benzydamine: Tantum, Mucobenz
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Sodium Bicarbonate: Soda Bicarb Glycerin
L Sig with Warfarin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Warfarin: Sofarin, Warf, Uniwarfin
L Sig with Ropinirole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Ropinirole: Ropiro, Ropitor, Adrole, Ropeway, Parkirop, Role
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Metamizole / Dipyrone: Novalgin RC, Bral
L Sig with Clozapine
SERIOUS
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Acenocoumarol / Nicoumalone: Acethromb, Nicoz
L Sig with Fosphenytoin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Fosphenytoin: Fosphen, Fosentin, Fosolin
L Sig with Magaldrate
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Magaldrate: Magflux
L Sig with Acarbose
MODERATE
L Sig with Glibenclamide
MODERATE
L Sig with Tolbutamide
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Tolbutamide: Rastinon
L Sig with Sitagliptin
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Sitagliptin: Januvia, Istavel
L Sig with Nateglinide
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Nateglinide: Natiz, Glinate, Natelide
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