Ltr 250 mg Tablet


Overview

Uses of Ltr Tablet
Ltr 250 mg 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).
Ltr Tablet side effects
Common
  • Insomnia (difficulty in sleeping)
  • Headache
  • Dizziness
  • Nausea
  • Constipation
  • Diarrhoea
How to use Ltr 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. Ltr 250 mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.
Avoid Ltr 250 mg Tablet with dairy products such as milk, cheese, curd, butter, paneer and ice cream.
How Ltr Tablet works
Ltr 250 mg Tablet is an antibiotic. It works by preventing the bacterial cells from dividing and repairing, thereby killing the bacteria.
Ltr Tablet related warnings
Alcohol
SAFE
It is generally safe to consume alcohol with Ltr 250 mg Tablet.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Ltr 250 mg Tablet is unsafe to use during pregnancy.
There is positive evidence of human fetal risk, but the benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk, for example in life-threatening situations. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
CAUTION
Ltr 250 mg Tablet is probably unsafe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggest that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
Ltr 250 mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, drowsy or affect your vision. Do not drive until your vision is clear.
Kidney
CAUTION
Ltr 250 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Ltr 250 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
There is limited information available on the use of Ltr 250 mg Tablet 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 miss a dose of Ltr Tablet?
If you miss a dose of Ltr 250 mg 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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Expert Advice

  • Your doctor has prescribed Ltr 250 mg Tablet 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 Ltr 250 mg Tablet 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.

Interaction with Drugs

Taking Ltr with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
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Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Ltr

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Right hand thumb joint pain,cant even pick a bottle of 1 ltr waterPlease.suggest a remmedy
Dr. Vipul Aggarwal
Bone & Joint Specialist
Get ur u rich acid n vitamin d3 checked. Start with cold fomentation and tab eto shine 90 mg twice a day for 5 days
I am suffering from light diarrhoea from yesterday and after intake of food in every session, stomach becomes uneasy & gas also forms. What to do? What tablets need to consume? Please help me out
Dr. Waseem Mirza
Sexologist
Dont worry, jus take ors, dont take any food for 1 day, 1sachet of ors in 1 ltr boiled water, then take 1 glass of this ors solution every hour or after every episode of diarrhoea, after one day when u feel hungry then only eat solid food till then u can take tea, slice of bread
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FAQs

Q. What is Ltr?
Ltr is a quinolone antibiotic. It works by killing the bacteria that cause infections in your body. It can be used to treat infections of the sinuses, lungs, urinary tract, including your kidneys or bladder, prostate gland and skin and soft tissue.
Q. Can I take Ltr with prednisone?
Ltr and prednisone when taken together may increase the risk of tendon rupture (a tendon is a cord that joins your muscle to your bones). If you experience pain and inflammation in your tendons or ligaments, which could lead to rupture, stop taking Ltr immediately and talk to your doctor. Always consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Is Ltr a narcotic substance?
No, Ltr is not a narcotic substance. It is a quinolone antibiotic.
Q. Can I take Ltr with loratadine?
Ltr can be taken with loratadine. No drug-drug interactions have been seen between the two. However, interactions can occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Ltr with esomeprazole?
Ltr can be taken with esomeprazole. No drug-drug interactions have been seen between the two. However, interactions can occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Does Ltr affect birth control?
Ltr can be taken with birth control pills (oral contraceptive pills). No drug-drug interactions have been reported between them. However, interactions can occur. Talk to a doctor to confirm whether you need to use extra precaution while taking Ltr with birth control pills.
Q. Can I take Ltr for a tooth infection?
Ltr is not used to treat tooth infection. If you think you have a tooth infection, talk to a doctor and start antibiotics only as advised, do not start antibiotics on your own.
Q. Can I take Ltr for streptococcal throat infection?
Ltr is active against streptococcus bacteria and can be used for the treatment of a streptococcal sore throat. If you think you have a sore throat infection, talk to a doctor and start antibiotics only as advised, do not start antibiotics on your own.
Q. Is Ltr same as ciprofloxacin?
Ltr and ciprofloxacin are two different antibiotics, however, they belong to the same class of quinolone antibiotics. Ltr is as effective as ciprofloxacin for treating complicated urinary tract infections. In men with chronic bacterial prostatitis treated for 28 days, oral Ltr 500mg once daily achieved similar clinical and bacteriological response rates to oral ciprofloxacin 500mg twice daily. Ltr is more active against Gram-positive organisms than ciprofloxacin. Ciprofloxacin is an economical alternative and Ltr is active against many bacteria but can cause damage to your tendons. So, it is advisable that you must talk to a doctor for the right choice of antibiotics for your infections.
Q. Can I take Ltr for tonsillitis?
Ltr is not indicated for the treatment of tonsillitis. If you think you have tonsillitis, talk to a doctor and start antibiotics only as advised, do not start antibiotics on your own.
Q. Can I take Ltr with guaifenesin?
Ltr can be taken with guaifenesin. No drug-drug interactions have been seen between the two. However, interactions can occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Ltr with paracetamol?
Ltr can be taken with paracetamol. No drug-drug interactions have been seen between the two. However, interactions can occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Does Ltr contain sulfa?
Ltr does not contain sulfa. It belongs to a group of medicines called quinolone antibiotics.
Q. Does Ltr cover methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA)?
Ltr does not cover methicillin-resistant staphylococcus aureus (MRSA). Also, MRSA is very likely to have co-resistance to quinolones, including Ltr.
Q. Does Ltr expire?
Yes, like any other medicine, Ltr has an expiry date. Please check the expiry date mentioned on the pack before taking the medicine.
Q. Does Ltr treat bacterial vaginosis?
Ltr is not used to treat bacterial vaginosis. If you think you have bacterial vaginosis, talk to a doctor and start antibiotics only as advised, do not start antibiotics on your own.
Q. Does Ltr cause dry mouth?
Ltr does not cause dry mouth. Talk to your doctor if you experience dry mouth while taking Ltr as it could be due to some other underlying condition.
Q. Is Ltr safe to use?
Ltr is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by the doctor.<br>
Q. Is Ltr penicillin?
Ltr is not a penicillin. It belongs to a group of medicines called quinolone antibiotics.
Q. Is Ltr a steroid?
Ltr is not a steroid. It belongs to a group of medicines called quinolone antibiotics.
Q. Is Ltr a quinolone?
Yes, Ltr belongs to a group of medicines called quinolone antibiotics.
Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 8th Mar 2017.
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