Levopride 500mg Tablet

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Composition for Levopride 500mg Tablet

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Medicine Overview of Levopride Tablet

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Uses of Levopride Tablet

Levopride 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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Side effects of Levopride Tablet

Common

Nausea, Diarrhoea, Allergic reaction.

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

How Levopride Tablet works

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

In Depth Information on Levopride Tablet

Expert advice for Levopride Tablet

  • Your doctor has prescribed Levopride 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 Levopride 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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Warnings
Special precautions for Levopride 500mg Tablet
Alcohol
SAFE
It is generally safe to consume alcohol with Levopride 500mg Tablet.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Levopride 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.
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Lactation
CAUTION
Levopride 500mg Tablet 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
Levopride 500mg Tablet 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
Levopride 500mg Tablet should be used with caution in patien
ts with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Levopride 500mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
There is limited information available on the use of Levopride 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.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Trental 400mg Tablet, Alkepin 25mg Tablet DT, Manza 15mg 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.
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Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Levopride 500mg Tablet

Frequently asked questions for Levofloxacin

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