Lycin 500mg Capsule

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Wens Drugs India Pvt Ltd

Composition for Lycin 500mg Capsule

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Primarily used for

Potentiallyunsafewith
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Pregnancy
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Kidney
59.56
₹7.45/Capsule
8 capsules in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Lycin Capsule

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Uses of Lycin Capsule

Lycin 500mg Capsule is used in the treatment of Bacterial infections.
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Side effects of Lycin 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 Lycin 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 Lycin 500mg Capsule empty stomach (1 hour before food or 2 hours after food).

How Lycin Capsule works

Lycin 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 Lycin Capsule

Expert advice for Lycin 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 Lycin 500mg Capsule
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Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Lycin 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
CAUTION
Lycin 500mg Capsule should be used with caution during lacta
tion. Breast feeding should be held until the treatment of the mother is completed and the drug is eliminated from her body.
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Driving
It is not known whether Lycin 500mg Capsule alters the abili
ty to drive. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react.
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Kidney
UNSAFE
Lycin 500mg Capsule is probably unsafe to use in patients with kidney disease and should be avoided. Please consult your doctor.

Caution to be advised in patients with impaired renal function.
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Liver
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Lycin 500mg Capsule

Frequently asked questions for Lincomycin

No, Lycin is not a macrolide, it belongs to lincosamide class
Yes, Lycin is an antibiotic
No, Lycin is not an aminoglycoside, it belongs to lincosamide class
Lycin is used to treat infections caused by bacteria
Lycin is supplies as injectable solution, compounding powder or capsule
Lycin is derived from actinomyces Streptomyces lincolnensis (a species of bacteria).
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