Medicine Overview of Macflox Infusion
Side effects of Macflox Infusion
Nausea, Diarrhoea, Allergic reaction.
How to use Macflox Infusion
Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self-administer.
How Macflox Infusion works
Macflox 400mg infusion is an antibiotic. It kills bacteria by inhibiting the DNA replication.
In Depth Information on Macflox Infusion
Expert advice for Macflox Infusion
- Always take the complete course of treatment, as advised by your doctor even if you feel better.
- Never take an antibiotic for a viral infection like a cold or the flu.
- Can lead to nausea and diarrhoea frequently. If this becomes severe or persistent or you notice that your stool contains blood or mucus you should stop taking Macflox immediately and consult your doctor. You should not take medicines to stop or slow diarrhoea.
- Inform your doctor if you are pregnant or planning to conceive or breastfeeding.
- Inform your doctor if you have ever been diagnosed with epilepsy, kidney or heart diseases.
Special precautions for Macflox 400mg Infusion
It is generally safe to consume alcohol with Macflox 400mg Infusion.
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Macflox 400mg Infusion may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.+more
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....
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.
Macflox 400mg Infusion is probably usafe to use during lacta+more
tion. Limited human data suggests that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby....
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.+more
Macflox 400mg Infusion may make you feel dizzy or light-headed, you may experience a sudden, transient loss of vision, or you may faint for a short period. This may affect your driving ability....
Macflox 400mg Infusion may make you feel dizzy or light-headed, you may experience a sudden, transient loss of vision, or you may faint for a short period. This may affect your driving ability.
Macflox 400mg Infusion is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Macflox 400mg Infusion is recommended.+more
However, inform your doctor if you have any underlying kidney disease....
However, inform your doctor if you have any underlying kidney disease.
Macflox 400mg Infusion should be used with caution in patients with severe liver disease. Dose adjustment of Macflox 400mg Infusion may be needed. Please consult your doctor.+more
Limited information is available on the use of Macflox 400mg Infusion in these patients. No dose adjustment is recommended in patients with mild to moderate liver disease....
Limited information is available on the use of Macflox 400mg Infusion in these patients. No dose adjustment is recommended in patients with mild to moderate liver disease.
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Epsolin 50mg/2ml Injection, Alkepin 25mg Tablet DT, Manza 15mg Tablet, Zypine 2.5mg Tablet
If you miss a dose of Moxifloxacin, 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.
Frequently asked questions for Macflox 400mg Infusion
Frequently asked questions for Moxifloxacin
Q. Is moxifloxacin stronger than amoxicillin?
Moxifloxacin and amoxicillin are two different antibiotics effective against a wide range of infection causing bacteria and have different mechanisms of action. A comparison between moxifloxacin and amoxicillin cannot be drawn.
Macflox is a broad spectrum antibiotic, effective in killing a wide range of bacteria and can be used against a variety of infections (infections of sinuses, airways, lungs, genital tract, abdominal infections, and infections of skin and eye). It is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor
Q. Is moxifloxacin an antibiotic/ steroid/ penicillin / a sulfa drug?
Moxifloxacin is an antibiotic and not a steroid / penicillin / sulfa drug. It belongs to a class of drugs called fluoroquinolone antibiotics and kills a wide range of infection causing bacteria. It does not have chemical structure or effects similar to steroids. The chemical structure and mechanism of action of moxifloxacin is different from sulfa drugs
Yes. Macflox (also available as Moxicip) is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor
Substitutes for Macflox Infusion
Alkem Laboratories Ltd
₹2.39/ml of Infusion
Torrent Pharmaceuticals Ltd
₹2.67/ml of Infusion
Moxicip IV Infusion
₹2.77/ml of Infusion
Micro Labs Ltd
₹1.2/ml of Infusion
Mankind Pharma Ltd
₹1.81/ml of Infusion