Levobact 500 mg Infusion

Prescription Required

Overview

Uses of Levobact Infusion

Levobact 500 mg Infusion 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 & soft tissues and lungs (pneumonia).

Levobact Infusion side effects

Common
  • Headache
  • Dizziness
  • Nausea
  • Constipation
  • Diarrhea

How to use Levobact Infusion

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

How Levobact Infusion works

Levobact 500 mg Infusion is an antibiotic. It works by stopping the action of a bacterial enzyme called DNA-gyrase. This prevents the bacterial cells from dividing and repairing, thereby killing them.

Levobact Infusion related warnings

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

What if you miss a dose of Levobact Infusion?

If you miss a dose of Levobact 500 mg Infusion, 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.
Levobact 500 mg Infusion
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Levomac 500mg Infusion
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₹1.4/ml of Infusion
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Glevo 500mg Infusion
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Expert Advice

  • Your doctor has prescribed Levobact 500 mg Infusion 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 Levobact 500 mg Infusion 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.

Interaction with Drugs

Taking Levobact with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Brand(s): Oladac, Zolapin, Olisense
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Stoin, Marantin
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Nimsun, Abinim, Nimulis
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Suclosz, Vizopin
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Pramipex
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Adrovit Z
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Mgmax
SERIOUS

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Levobact

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I m allergic to dust cold, so in 6 months I get bronchitis type of problem in which cough congestion is being taken over my whole system, so please guide me to take the appropriate medicine. Currently I was taking Amoxyclav 625 Levobact 750 Albrodo syrup Rotacap Fullform 200 inhaler capsules
Dr. Sunil Sekhri
Diabetes Specialist
Before start of the season when you et Bronchitis start with Seroflo 250 rotacp 1 twice a day till the duration of that season and take steam inhalation and use N 95 face mask
Can I take fixime 200 antibiotic for cold and dry cough.
Dr. Waseem Mirza
Sexologist
u shouldn't take antibiotics without prescription, for simple cold n cough take syp corex-Dx 1 tsf tid, for cold DO STEAM INHALAION TWICE DAILY, WARM SALINE GARGLES, AVOID EXPOSURE TO COLD,TAKE REST tab levocet 1 tab bd for 5 days, take healthy diet to boost ur immunity comprising of proteins, vitamins particularly vit C, take plenty of fluids if not better in 3 days consult physician hope this helps, antibiotics are reserved only for bacterial infections , most cold like illnesses are viral so no need of antibiotics
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Q. Is Levobact safe to use?

Levobact is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by the doctor.<br>
Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 12th Apr 2018.
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