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Livozone 125mg Syrup

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SALT COMPOSITION
Storage
Store below 30°C

Product introduction

Livozone 125mg Syrup is an antibiotic, used in the treatment of bacterial infections. It is also used in treating infections of the urinary tract, nose, throat, skin and lungs (pneumonia). It cures the infection by stopping the further growth of the causative microorganisms.

Livozone 125mg Syrup should be used in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. It may be taken with or without food, preferably at a fixed time. Avoid skipping any doses and finish the full course of treatment even if you feel better. Do not take a double dose to make up for a missed dose. Simply take the next dose as planned.

You may have a headache, dizziness, nausea, and constipation as side effects of this medicine. These are usually temporary and resolve on its own, but please consult your doctor if it bothers you or persists for a longer duration. Diarrhea may also occur as a side effect but should stop when your course is complete. Inform your doctor if it does not stop or if you find blood in your stools.

Do not take this medicine if you are allergic to any of its ingredients. Special care should be taken in people with kidney problems while taking this medicine.

Uses of Livozone Syrup

Benefits of Livozone Syrup

In Treatment of Bacterial infections

Livozone 125mg Syrup is an antibiotic medicine which can be used to treat many different infections caused by bacteria. These include infections of the ear, nose, throat, lungs, urinary tract, skin, and soft tissues. It works by killing and stopping the growth of the bacteria causing the infection.

This medicine usually makes you feel better quite quickly. However, you should continue taking it as long as it is prescribed, even when you feel better, to make sure that all bacteria are killed and do not become resistant.

Side effects of Livozone Syrup

Most side effects do not require any medical attention and disappear as your body adjusts to the medicine. Consult your doctor if they persist or if you’re worried about them

Common side effects of Livozone

  • Headache
  • Dizziness
  • Nausea
  • Constipation
  • Diarrhea

How to use Livozone Syrup

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Measure it with a measuring cup and take it by mouth. Shake well before use. Livozone 125mg Syrup may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.
Avoid Livozone 125mg Syrup with dairy products such as milk, cheese, curd, butter, paneer and ice cream.

How Livozone Syrup works

Livozone 125mg Syrup is an antibiotic. It works by stopping the action of a bacterial enzyme called DNA-gyrase. This prevents the bacterial cells from dividing and repairing, thereby killing them.

Safety advice

Alcohol
SAFE
Consuming alcohol with Livozone 125mg Syrup does not cause any harmful side effects.
Pregnancy
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
Livozone 125mg Syrup is unsafe to use during pregnancy as there is definite evidence of risk to the developing baby. However, the doctor may rarely prescribe it in some life-threatening situations if the benefits are more than the potential risks. Please consult your doctor.
Breast feeding
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
Livozone 125mg Syrup is probably unsafe to use during breastfeeding. Limited human data suggests that the drug may pass into the breastmilk and harm the baby.
Driving
UNSAFE
Livozone 125mg Syrup may decrease alertness, affect your vision or make you feel sleepy and dizzy. Do not drive if these symptoms occur.
Kidney
CAUTION
Livozone 125mg Syrup should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Livozone 125mg Syrup may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
There is limited information available on the use of Livozone 125mg Syrup in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.
However, stop the medicine and inform your doctor if you develop any signs and symptoms of jaundice while taking this medicine.

What if you forget to take Livozone Syrup?

If you miss a dose of Livozone 125mg Syrup, 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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Quick tips

  • Your doctor has prescribed Livozone 125mg Syrup to cure your infection and improve symptoms.
  • Do not skip any doses and finish the full course of treatment even if you feel better.
  • Discontinue Livozone 125mg Syrup and inform your doctor immediately if you get a rash, itchy skin, swelling of face and mouth, or have difficulty in breathing.
  • Diarrhea may occur as a side effect but should stop when your course is complete. Inform your doctor if it doesn't stop or if you find blood in your stools.
  • Notify your doctor if you feel pain in your tendons, numbness, or tingling sensations.
  • Inform your doctor if you are pregnant or planning to conceive or breastfeeding.

Fact Box

Chemical Class
Fluoroquinolone
Habit Forming
No
Therapeutic Class
OPHTHAL
Action Class
Quinolones/ Fluroquinolones

Interaction with drugs

Taking Livozone with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Brand(s): Rasalect, Relgin, Rasipar
Life-threatening
Brand(s): Selgelin, Selgin, Elegelin
Life-threatening
Brand(s): Tizonec, Tidired, Tizakind
Life-threatening
Brand(s): Bentoform
Life-threatening

Patient concerns

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FAQs

Q. Is Livozone 125mg Syrup safe?

Livozone 125mg Syrup is safe if used in the dose and duration advised by your doctor. Take it exactly as directed and do not skip any dose. Follow your doctor's instructions carefully and let your doctor know if any of the side effects bother you.

Q. What if I forget to take a dose of Livozone 125mg Syrup?

If you forget a dose of Livozone 125mg Syrup, take it as soon as you remember. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and take the next scheduled dose in the prescribed time. Do not double the dose to make up for the missed one as this may increase the chances of developing side effects.

Q. Can the use of Livozone 125mg Syrup cause diarrhea?

Yes, the use of Livozone 125mg Syrup can cause diarrhea. It is an antibiotic which kills the harmful bacteria. However, it also affects the helpful bacteria in your stomach or intestine and causes diarrhea. If you are experiencing severe diarrhea, talk to your doctor about it.

Q. Can I stop taking Livozone 125mg Syrup when I feel better?

No, do not stop taking Livozone 125mg Syrup and complete the full course of treatment even if you feel better. Your symptoms may improve before the infection is completely cured. If you stop using Livozone 125mg Syrup too early, the symptoms may return or worsen. Continue taking Livozone 125mg Syrup in the dose and duration advised by the doctor.

Q. Can the use of Livozone 125mg Syrup increase the risk of muscle damage?

Yes, the use of Livozone 125mg Syrup is known to increase the risk of muscle damage, commonly in the ankle. Muscle damage can happen in people of all ages who take Livozone 125mg Syrup but it may be more significant in people above 60 years of age. Inform your doctor if you feel any kind of muscle pain while using this medicine.

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