Lincobiotic Injection

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Composition for Lincobiotic NA Injection

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Primarily used for

2 ml in 1 vial

Medicine Overview of Lincobiotic Injection


Uses of Lincobiotic Injection

Lincobiotic 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.

Side effects of Lincobiotic Injection


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


How to use Lincobiotic Injection

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

How Lincobiotic Injection works

Lincobiotic 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 Lincobiotic Injection

Expert advice for Lincobiotic 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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Special precautions for Lincobiotic Injection
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Lincobiotic 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.
Lincobiotic 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 Lincobiotic Injection alters the abi
lity to drive. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react.
Lincobiotic Injection should be used with caution in patient
s with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Lincobiotic Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Lincobiotic Injection should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Lincobiotic 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.
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Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Lincobiotic NA Injection

Frequently asked questions for Lincomycin

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

Substitutes for Lincobiotic

No substitutes found for this medicine
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