Levoden 500mg Infusion

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Composition for Levoden 500mg Infusion

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54.37
₹0.54/Infusion
100 ml in 1 bottle
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Medicine Overview of Levoden Infusion

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Uses of Levoden Infusion

Levoden 500mg 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 Levoden Infusion

Common

Nausea, Diarrhoea, Allergic reaction.

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How to use Levoden Infusion

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

How Levoden Infusion works

Levoden 500mg infusion is an antibiotic. It kills bacteria by inhibiting the DNA replication.

In Depth Information on Levoden Infusion

Expert advice for Levoden 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 Levoden 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 Levoden 500mg Infusion
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Alcohol
SAFE
It is generally safe to consume alcohol with Levoden 500mg Infusion.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Levoden 500mg 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
Levoden 500mg Infusion is probably usafe to use during lacta
tion. Limited human data suggests that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
Levoden 500mg Infusion may make you feel dizzy, drowsy or af
fect your vision. Do not drive until your vision is clear.
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Kidney
CAUTION
Levoden 500mg Infusion should be used with caution in patien
ts with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Levoden 500mg Infusion may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
There is limited information available on the use of Levoden 500mg 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 Levoden 500mg Infusion

Frequently asked questions for Levofloxacin

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