LINCOBEST 500MG CAPSULE

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Mankind Pharma Ltd

Composition for LINCOBEST 500MG CAPSULE

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Primarily used for

Potentiallyunsafewith
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Pregnancy
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Kidney
59.9
₹5.99/capsule
10 capsules in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of LINCOBEST CAPSULE

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Uses of LINCOBEST CAPSULE

Lincobest 500mg capsule is used in the treatment of bacterial infections.
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Side effects of LINCOBEST CAPSULE

Common

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

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How to use LINCOBEST CAPSULE

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 is better to take Lincobest 500mg capsule empty stomach (1 hour before food or 2 hours after food).

How LINCOBEST CAPSULE works

Lincobest 500mg capsule 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 CAPSULE

Expert advice for LINCOBEST CAPSULE

  • 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.
Warnings
Special precautions for LINCOBEST 500MG CAPSULE
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Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Lincobest 500mg capsule 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.
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Lactation
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
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Driving
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
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Kidney
CAUTION
Caution to be advised in patients with impaired renal function.
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Liver
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for LINCOBEST 500MG CAPSULE

Frequently asked questions for Lincomycin

Q. Is lincomycin a Macrolide?
No, Lincomycin is not a macrolide, it belongs to lincosamide class
Q. Is lincomycin an antibiotic?
Yes, Lincomycin is an antibiotic
Q. Is lincomycin an aminoglycoside?
No, Lincomycin is not an aminoglycoside, it belongs to lincosamide class
Q. What does lincomycin treat/ cure?
Lincomycin is used to treat infections caused by bacteria
Q. How is lincomycin supplied?
Lincomycin is supplies as injectable solution, compounding powder or capsule
Q. Where does lincomycin come from?
Lincomycin is derived from actinomyces Streptomyces lincolnensis (a species of bacteria).
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