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Loxy 250mg Tablet

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Primary uses of Loxy 250mg Tablet

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Medicine Overview of Loxy Tablet

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Uses of Loxy Tablet

Loxy 250mg Tablet is used in the treatment of bacterial infections. It is also used in infections of urinary tract, tonsils, sinus, nose, throat, female genital organ, skin and soft tissues, windpipe and lungs (pneumonia).
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Loxy Tablet side effects

Common

Nausea, Diarrhoea, Allergic reaction.

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How to use Loxy Tablet

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. Loxy 250mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.
Avoid Loxy 250mg Tablet with caffeine and chocolate as well as food containing caffeine and chocolate such as tea leaves, cocoa beans.

How Loxy Tablet works

Loxy 250mg Tablet is an antibiotic. It kills bacteria by preventing them from reproducing and repairing themselves. This treats your infection.

In Depth Information on Loxy Tablet

Expert advice for Loxy Tablet

  • Your doctor has prescribed Loxy 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 Loxy 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.
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Loxy Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Loxy Tablet
Alcohol
SAFE
It is generally safe to consume alcohol with Loxy 250mg Tablet.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Loxy 250mg Tablet 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.
Lactation
Loxy 250mg Tablet is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
Baby should be closely monitored for development of fever, loss of appetite and diarrhea. In case, any of the above happens please inform your doctor immediately.
Driving
Loxy 250mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Kidney
CAUTION
Loxy 250mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Loxy 250mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
Loxy 250mg Tablet is probably safe to use in patients with liver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Loxy 250mg Tablet may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
Inform your doctor if you develop any signs of jaundice like yellowing of eyes and skin, itching, and clay colored stools while taking this medicine.

What if you miss a dose of Loxy Tablet?uses

If you miss a dose of Loxy 250mg Tablet, 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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Frequently asked questions about Loxy Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Ciprofloxacin

Loxy is not indicated for the treatment of streptococcal infection as it is not very active against this bacteria. Consult your doctor before taking any antibiotics for your infections.
Q. Can I take Loxy with pantoprazole?
Loxy can be taken with pantoprazole as no interactions have been reported. However, interactions can occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Loxy with metronidazole?
Loxy can be taken with metronidazole as no interactions have been reported. However, interactions can occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Yes, you can take Loxy with birth control pills. It does not affect birth control. However, interactions can occur. Talk to your doctor in case you are taking birth control pills before taking any medicine.
Loxy is not a banned drug. It is available as a prescription medicine.
Loxy is not a penicillin. It belongs to a different group of antibiotics called fluoroquinolones.
Loxy is a bactericidal (kills bacteria) agent. It belongs to a group of drugs called fluoroquinolones and acts by inhibiting bacterial DNA-gyrase.
Loxy is a relatively safe drug. However, it is not devoid of side effects and hence should only be taken if prescribed by a doctor in the appropriate dose, frequency, and duration as advised.
Loxy is not a cephalosporin. It belongs to a group of drugs called fluoroquinolones.
Q. Can I take Loxy with ibuprofen?
Use of Loxy with ibuprofen can increase the central nervous system side effects of Loxy. Consult your doctor before using both the medicines together.
Q. Can I take Loxy with paracetamol?
Loxy is not known to have any clinically meaningful interaction with paracetamol. However, interactions can occur. Talk to your doctor before using both the medicines together.
Q. Can I take Loxy with hydrocodone?
Loxy is not known to have any clinically meaningful interaction with hydrocodone. However, interactions can occur. Talk to your doctor before using both the medicines together.
Q. Can I take Loxy with fluconazole?
Loxy and fluconazole, when taken together, can cause heart-related side effects. Talk to your doctor before taking both the drugs together.
Q. Can I take Loxy with phenazopyridine?
Loxy is not known to have any clinically significant interaction with phenazopyridine. However, interactions can occur. Talk to your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Loxy with omeprazole?
Omeprazole can slow the absorption of Loxy if taken together. So, the action of Loxy may get slow. Talk to your doctor before taking both the drugs together.
Q. Can I take Loxy with hydroxyzine?
Loxy and hydroxyzine, when taken together, can cause heart-related side effects. Talk to your doctor before taking both the drugs together.
Q. Can I take Loxy with azithromycin?
Loxy and azithromycin, when taken together, can cause heart related side effects. Talk to your doctor before taking both the drugs together.
No, Loxy is not indicated in the treatment of yeast infections. Please consult your doctor before taking any antibiotics for the treatment of yeast infection.
Loxy does not contain sulfur in its structure. However, history of any drug allergy should be discussed with the doctor prior to initiation of therapy.
Loxy is active against pseudomonas. But, acquired resistance (resistance after taking the antibiotic) is very common among the organism for the drug. Consult your doctor before taking any antibiotics for your infection.
Q. Can I take Loxy with dextromethorphan?
Loxy is not known to have any clinically meaningful interaction with dextromethorphan. However, interactions can occur. Talk to your doctor before using both the medicines together.
Q. Can I take Loxy with doxylamine?
Loxy is not known to have any clinically meaningful interaction with doxylamine. However, interactions can occur. Talk to your doctor before using both the medicines together.
Q. Can I take Loxy with amoxicillin?
Loxy is not known to have any clinically meaningful interaction with amoxicillin. However, interactions can occur. Talk to your doctor before using both the medicines together.
Q. Can I take Loxy with pseudophedrine?
Loxy is not known to have any clinically meaningful interaction with pseudoephedrine. However, interactions can occur. Talk to your doctor before using both the medicines together.
Q. Can I take Loxy with Tamsulosin?
Loxy and Tamsulosin are not known to have any clinically relevant drug interactions. However, interactions can occur. Please consult your doctor before taking both the medicines together.
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Taking Loxy with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Loxy with Tizanidine
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Tizanidine: Sirdalud, Tizalide, Ginox
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Strontium Chloride: Strotas
Loxy with Rasagiline
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Rasagiline: Rasalect, Relgin, Rasipar
Loxy with Selegiline
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Selegiline: Jumex
Loxy with Ropinirole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Ropinirole: Ropiro, Ropitor, Adrole, Ropeway, Parkirop, Role
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition AMINO SALICYLIC ACID: Rexite BT
Loxy with Piribedil
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Piribedil: Trivastal L.A
Loxy with Phenindione
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Phenindione: Dindevan
Loxy with Pentoxifylline
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Pentoxifylline: Pentovas, Flowpent, Flexital, Trental
Loxy with Oxyphenbutazone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Oxyphenbutazone: Sioril
Loxy with Magaldrate
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Magaldrate: Magflux
Loxy with Fosphenytoin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Fosphenytoin: Fosphen, Fosentin, Fosolin
Medicines with composition Acenocoumarol / Nicoumalone: Acethromb, Nicoz
Loxy with Analgin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Analgin: Novalgin RC, Bral
Loxy with Warfarin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Warfarin: Sofarin, Warf, Uniwarfin
Loxy with Pramipexole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Pramipexole: Pramipex, Prarimol SR, Prarimol, Pramirol, Mirator, Remipex, Pramitrem, Pexopram
Loxy with Nimesulide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Nimesulide: Edil, Zelid, Nimusid, Neede, Nimujet, Twinease, Nyci, Nise, Nobel, Nimtus, Spinn, Nimbond, Nimbus, Redynise, Nizer, Denim Juicy, Pyrifen Gel, Hilid P, Nicip, Myonal, Nimtech, Nelsid, Nimusol, Curenim, Nulide, Angip, Nisel TD, NM, Nimeson, Nimutab, Pronim, Nimodol, Nimi Rapi, Relisulide, Nimprex, Zydol, I Nid, Nimdis, Mazic, Emsulide, Nimol, Nugesic, Nimeron, Pyrimide, Nimuvin, Jumolid, Nimeka, Nimotil, Bionim, Nimstal, Arsulide, Lupisulide, Nimusen, Nimcare, Nemu, Nimd, Nimcet, Supernim, Nimind CT, Ginim, Nimpus, Nalgis, Nimlodi, Nimmi, Zega, Unik Junior, Patalgin, Nimtaz, Doly, Numel, Needfast, Nimrod, Pyrestat, Subid, Vylid, Milenim, Nimley, Nixia, Orange N, Nimupain, Gersulide, Nimdus, Doloflam, Knott, Neulab, Nex Kid, Nimik, Nimu, Olnim, Orthogesic, Novolid, Remulide, Nimind, Tremolide, Nimi, Zynimo, Auronim, Novogesic, Nimcell, Sidlide, Nimiz, Eusel, Nimeter, Nmd, Oflapoon, Resinim Plus, Arthorid, Mesulid, Nimaid, Nimcee, Nimdex, Nimobid, Nimoflam, Nimowen, Nimuspa, Niq, Nimulet, Nimisan, Nimrest, Gesnim, Nex MD, Nimopin, Toli, Flenim Plus, Nexmac, Nilide, Nex, Nimus, Nuleb, Pansulide RD, Redfast, Misogesic, Aglonim, Flenim MR, Instanim, Naba P, Nemunac, Nimugee, Spanim, New Nicip, Nimo P, Nimtop, Corfen NS, Mylid, Neosaid, Nimulid, Vylid ID, Nimumac, Minidol, Nilup, Nimek, Nimo, Pirodol, Niltel Fast, Dolonim, Enlide, Pyrisulide, Infanim, Dynalid, Nimecon, Nimutec, Nipace, Resinim, Ortinims, I Nid Aio, Nimace, Nimfast, Soonil, Denim Kid, Actinim, Nimogen, Nimos, Nimular, Geeflam, Kazolid
Loxy with Cinacalcet
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Cinacalcet: Capicet, Setz, Mimcipar, Ceracal
Loxy with Acarbose
MODERATE
Loxy with Sitagliptin
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Sitagliptin: Januvia, Istavel, Zita
Loxy with Nateglinide
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Nateglinide: Natiz, Glinate, Natelide
Loxy with Tolbutamide
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Tolbutamide: Rastinon
Loxy with Glibenclamide
MODERATE
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