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Lincobest 300mg Injection

Mankind Pharma Ltd

Composition for Lincobest 300mg Injection

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Primarily used for

2 ml in 1 vial

Medicine Overview of Lincobest Injection


Uses of Lincobest Injection

Lincobest 300mg Injection is used in the treatment of bacterial infections
It is used in infections of the skin such as acne (Pimples), abdomen, bone, skin, heart and soft tissues. It also used in post-operative infections.

Lincobest Injection side effects


Nausea, Skin rash, Itching, Rectal itching, Ringing in ear, Dizziness, Tongue swelling, Tongue pain, Vaginal itching, Vaginal discharge, Vertigo, Vomiting.


How to use Lincobest Injection

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

How Lincobest Injection works

Lincobest 300mg Injection is an antibiotic. It stops the bacterial growth by inhibiting synthesis of essential proteins, which are required by bacteria to carry out vital functions.

In Depth Information on Lincobest Injection

Expert advice for Lincobest Injection

  • Tell your doctor if you have or had asthma, gastrointestinal problems, liver or kidney disease.
  • Stop taking lincomycin immediately and seek medical advice if you experience diarrhea that is watery or bloody.
  • Seek immediate medical attention if you develop allergic reactions: rashes, difficulty in breathing, swelling of face, lips, tongue, or throat.
  • Do not stop taking lincomycin even if you feel better, as skipping dose may increase the risk of further bacterial infections that are resistant to antibiotics.
  • Tell your doctor if you are or planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding.
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Lincobest Injection related warnings
Special precautions for Lincobest Injection
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Lincobest 300mg Injection may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.

Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
Lincobest 300mg Injection is safe to use during lactation. Human studies have shown that either the drug does not pass into the breastmilk in significant amount or is not expected to cause toxicity to the baby.

There may be a possibility of diarrhea or rash in the baby.
It is not known whether Lincobest 300mg Injection alters the
ability to drive. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react.
Lincobest 300mg Injection should be used with caution in pat
ients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Lincobest 300mg Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Lincobest 300mg Injection should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Lincobest 300mg Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Liver function tests are advisable if you have to take this medicine for a long time.

Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Lincomycin, 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 about Lincobest Injection

Frequently asked questions about Lincomycin

No, Lincobest is not a macrolide, it belongs to lincosamide class
Yes, Lincobest is an antibiotic
No, Lincobest is not an aminoglycoside, it belongs to lincosamide class
Lincobest is used to treat infections caused by bacteria
Lincobest is supplies as injectable solution, compounding powder or capsule
Lincobest is derived from actinomyces Streptomyces lincolnensis (a species of bacteria).

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