Levoken 750mg Tablet

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Kenn Pharmaceuticals Pvt Ltd

Composition for Levoken 750mg Tablet

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Medicine Overview of Levoken Tablet

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Uses of Levoken Tablet

Levoken 750mg Tablet 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 Levoken Tablet

Common

Nausea, Diarrhoea, Allergic reaction.

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How to use Levoken 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. It can be taken with or without food, but it is better to take Levoken 750mg Tablet at a fixed time.
Avoid Levoken 750mg Tablet with dairy products such as milk, cheese, curd, butter, paneer and ice cream.

How Levoken Tablet works

Levoken 750mg tablet is an antibiotic. It kills bacteria by inhibiting the DNA replication.

In Depth Information on Levoken Tablet

Expert advice for Levoken Tablet

  • 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 Levoken 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 Levoken 750mg Tablet
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Alcohol
SAFE
It is generally safe to consume alcohol with Levoken 750mg Tablet.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Levoken 750mg 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.
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Lactation
CAUTION
Levoken 750mg Tablet is probably usafe to use during lactati
on. Limited human data suggests that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
Levoken 750mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, drowsy or affe
ct your vision. Do not drive until your vision is clear.
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Kidney
CAUTION
Levoken 750mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients
with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Levoken 750mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
There is limited information available on the use of Levoken 750mg 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.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Epsolin 50mg/2ml Injection, Alkepin 25mg Tablet DT, Reclide 40 Tablet, Cyblex 60mg XR 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 Levoken 750mg Tablet

Frequently asked questions for Levofloxacin

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