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Levomac 250 Tablet


Overview

Uses of Levomac Tablet

Levomac 250 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 & soft tissues and lungs (pneumonia).

Levomac Tablet side effects

Common
  • Headache
  • Dizziness
  • Nausea
  • Constipation
  • Diarrhea

How to use Levomac 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. Levomac 250 Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.
Avoid Levomac 250 Tablet with dairy products such as milk, cheese, curd, butter, paneer and ice cream.

How Levomac Tablet works

Levomac 250 Tablet 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.

Levomac Tablet related warnings

Alcohol
SAFE
It is generally safe to consume alcohol with Levomac 250 Tablet.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Levomac 250 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
Levomac 250 Tablet is probably unsafe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggest that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
Levomac 250 Tablet may make you feel dizzy, drowsy or affect your vision. Do not drive until your vision is clear.
Kidney
CAUTION
Levomac 250 Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Levomac 250 Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
There is limited information available on the use of Levomac 250 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 Levomac Tablet?

If you miss a dose of Levomac 250 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.

Alternate Brands

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Expert Advice

  • Your doctor has prescribed Levomac 250 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 Levomac 250 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.

Interaction with Drugs

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

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Levomac

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Hello sir/ ma'am My child PATIENT from stomach infection and doctor suggested zifi-100 redimix. How it is work and any side effect of that zifi-100 redimix? What kind of taking care of my child and PATIENT 7 month old.?????
Dr. Gopal Samdani
Child Specialist
Cefixime is used to treat a wide variety of bacterial infections. This medication is known as a cephalosporin antibiotic. It works by stopping the growth of bacteria.Remember that your doctor has prescribed this medication because he or she has judged that the benefit to you is greater than the risk of side effects. Many people using this medication do not have serious side effects.More common: Diarrhea loose or frequent stools Less common: Abdominal or stomach pain agitation black, tarry stools bleeding gums blistering, peeling, or loosening of the skin blood in the urine or stools and many more rare side effects
sir i had a cough since two week and i cough whenever i nearby firewood. i generally well but every time when smoke around me i cough. i went to medical shop the compounder gave me a syrup and levomac 500 tablet. when i toot this tablet i feel weakness . so sir what do i do ??
Dr. Vijay Verma
Ear Nose Throat Specialist
Avoid going near to smoke take montair lc at bedtime for five days
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FAQs

Q. Can I stop taking Levomac when I feel better?

No, do not stop taking Levomac and complete the full course of treatment even if you feel better. Your symptoms may improve before the infection is completely cured.

Q. Is Levomac safe to use?

Levomac is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by the doctor.<br>
The medicine details are for information purpose only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicine.
Manufacturer/Marketer Address
Atlanta Arcade, Marol Church Road, Andheri (East), Mumbai - 400059, INDIA.
One of the following licensed pharmacy from the nearest location will deliver Levomac 250 Tablet. Once the pharmacy accepts your order, the details of the pharmacy will be shared with you. Acceptance of your order is based on the validity of your prescription and the availability of this medicine.
MRP
23.17
5 tablets in 1 strip
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