Liod 500mg Capsule

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Composition for Liod 500mg Capsule

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Medicine Overview of Liod Capsule

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Uses of Liod Capsule

Liod 500mg Capsule 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.
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Side effects of Liod 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 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 500mg Capsule empty stomach.

How Liod Capsule works

Liod 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 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.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Liod 500mg Capsule
Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Liod 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
SAFE
Liod 500mg 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.

There may be a possibility of diarrhea or rash in the baby.
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Driving
It is not known whether Liod 500mg Capsule alters the abilit
y to drive. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react.
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Kidney
CAUTION
Liod 500mg Capsule should be used with caution in patients w
ith kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Liod 500mg Capsule may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
CAUTION
Liod 500mg Capsule should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Liod 500mg Capsule may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Liver function tests are advisable if you have to take this medicine for a long time.
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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 Liod 500mg 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).
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