Mahacip 500mg Infusion

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Mankind Pharma Ltd

Composition for Mahacip 500mg Infusion

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11.87
₹0.12/Infusion
100 ml in 1 bottle
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Medicine Overview of Mahacip Infusion

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Uses of Mahacip Infusion

Mahacip 500mg Infusion is used in the treatment of bacterial infections and tuberculosis.
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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Side effects of Mahacip Infusion

Common

Nausea, Diarrhoea, Allergic reaction.

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How to use Mahacip Infusion

Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self-administer.

How Mahacip Infusion works

Mahacip 500mg infusion is an antibiotic. It kills bacteria by inhibiting the DNA replication.

In Depth Information on Mahacip Infusion

Expert advice for Mahacip 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 Mahacip 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.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Mahacip 500mg Infusion
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Alcohol
SAFE
It is generally safe to consume alcohol with Mahacip 500mg Infusion.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Mahacip 500mg Infusion 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
Mahacip 500mg Infusion 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.
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Driving
Mahacip 500mg Infusion may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tire
d, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
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Kidney
CAUTION
Mahacip 500mg Infusion should be used with caution in patien
ts with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Mahacip 500mg Infusion may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
Mahacip 500mg Infusion is probably safe to use in patients with liver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Mahacip 500mg Infusion 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.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Epsolin 50mg/2ml Injection, Alkepin 25mg Tablet DT, Reclide 40 Tablet, Cyblex 60mg XR Tablet

Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Ciprofloxacin, 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.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Mahacip 500mg Infusion

Frequently asked questions for Ciprofloxacin

Mahacip 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 Mahacip with pantoprazole?
Mahacip 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 Mahacip with metronidazole?
Mahacip 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 Mahacip 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.
Mahacip is not a banned drug. It is available as a prescription medicine.
Mahacip is not a penicillin. It belongs to a different group of antibiotics called fluoroquinolones.
Mahacip is a bactericidal (kills bacteria) agent. It belongs to a group of drugs called fluoroquinolones and acts by inhibiting bacterial DNA-gyrase.
Mahacip 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.
Mahacip is not a cephalosporin. It belongs to a group of drugs called fluoroquinolones.
Q. Can I take Mahacip with ibuprofen?
Use of Mahacip with ibuprofen can increase the central nervous system side effects of Mahacip. Consult your doctor before using both the medicines together.
Q. Can I take Mahacip with paracetamol?
Mahacip 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 Mahacip with hydrocodone?
Mahacip 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 Mahacip with fluconazole?
Mahacip 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 Mahacip with phenazopyridine?
Mahacip 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 Mahacip with omeprazole?
Omeprazole can slow the absorption of Mahacip if taken together. So, the action of Mahacip may get slow. Talk to your doctor before taking both the drugs together.
Q. Can I take Mahacip with hydroxyzine?
Mahacip 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 Mahacip with azithromycin?
Mahacip and azithromycin, when taken together, can cause heart related side effects. Talk to your doctor before taking both the drugs together.
No, Mahacip is not indicated in the treatment of yeast infections. Please consult your doctor before taking any antibiotics for the treatment of yeast infection.
Mahacip does not contain sulfur in its structure. However, history of any drug allergy should be discussed with the doctor prior to initiation of therapy.
Mahacip 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 Mahacip with dextromethorphan?
Mahacip 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 Mahacip with doxylamine?
Mahacip 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 Mahacip with amoxicillin?
Mahacip 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 Mahacip with pseudophedrine?
Mahacip 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 Mahacip with Tamsulosin?
Mahacip 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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