Medicine Overview of Liod Capsule
Uses of Liod Capsule
Liod 250mg Capsule is used in the treatment of bacterial infections.
Side effects of Liod Capsule
Nausea, Skin rash, Itching, Rectal itching, Ringing in ear, Dizziness, Tongue swelling, Tongue pain, Vaginal itching, Vaginal discharge, Vertigo, Vomiting.
How to use Liod 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 Liod 250mg Capsule empty stomach (1 hour before food or 2 hours after food).
How Liod Capsule works
Liod 250mg 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 Liod Capsule
Expert advice for Liod 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.
Special precautions for Liod 250mg Capsule
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Liod 250mg Capsule may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.+more
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....
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.
Liod 250mg Capsule 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.+more
There may be a possibility of diarrhea or rash in the baby....
There may be a possibility of diarrhea or rash in the baby.
It is not known whether Liod 250mg Capsule alters the abilit+more
y to drive. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react....
Liod 250mg Capsule should be used with caution in patients w+more
ith kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Liod 250mg Capsule may be needed. Please consult your doctor....
Liod 250mg Capsule should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Liod 250mg Capsule may be needed. Please consult your doctor.+more
Liver function tests are advisable if you have to take this medicine for a long time....
Liver function tests are advisable if you have to take this medicine for a long time.
Frequently asked questions for Liod 250mg Capsule
Frequently asked questions for Lincomycin
No, Liod is not a macrolide, it belongs to lincosamide class
Yes, Liod is an antibiotic
No, Liod is not an aminoglycoside, it belongs to lincosamide class
Liod is used to treat infections caused by bacteria
Liod is supplies as injectable solution, compounding powder or capsule
Liod is derived from actinomyces Streptomyces lincolnensis (a species of bacteria).