Levostat 750mg Tablet

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Composition for Levostat 750mg Tablet

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Medicine Overview of Levostat Tablet

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Uses of Levostat Tablet

Levostat 750mg 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 Levostat Tablet

Common

Nausea, Diarrhoea, Allergic reaction.

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

How Levostat Tablet works

Levostat 750mg tablet is an antibiotic. It kills bacteria by preventing them from reproducing and repairing themselves. This treats your infection.

In Depth Information on Levostat Tablet

Expert advice for Levostat Tablet

  • Your doctor has prescribed Levostat 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 Levostat 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 Levostat 750mg Tablet
Alcohol
SAFE
It is generally safe to consume alcohol with Levostat 750mg Tablet.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Levostat 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
Levostat 750mg Tablet is probably usafe to use during lactat
ion. Limited human data suggests that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
Levostat 750mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, drowsy or aff
ect your vision. Do not drive until your vision is clear.
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Kidney
CAUTION
Levostat 750mg Tablet should be used with caution in patient
s with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Levostat 750mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
There is limited information available on the use of Levostat 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
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 Levostat 750mg Tablet

Frequently asked questions for Levofloxacin

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