Mahalevo Syrup

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Mankind Pharma Ltd

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30 ml in 1 bottle
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Medicine Overview of Mahalevo Syrup

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Uses of Mahalevo Syrup

Mahalevo Syrup 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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Side effects of Mahalevo Syrup

Common

Nausea, Diarrhoea, Allergic reaction.

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How to use Mahalevo Syrup

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Measure it with a measuring cup and take it by mouth. Shake well before use. Mahalevo Syrup may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.
Avoid Mahalevo Syrup with dairy products such as milk, cheese, curd, butter, paneer and ice cream.

How Mahalevo Syrup works

Mahalevo syrup is an antibiotic. It kills bacteria by preventing them from reproducing and repairing themselves. This treats your infection.

In Depth Information on Mahalevo Syrup

Expert advice for Mahalevo Syrup

  • Your doctor has prescribed Mahalevo 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 Mahalevo 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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Warnings
Special precautions for Mahalevo Syrup
Alcohol
SAFE
It is generally safe to consume alcohol with Mahalevo Syrup.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Mahalevo Syrup 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.
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Lactation
CAUTION
Mahalevo Syrup is probably usafe to use during lactation. L
imited human data suggests that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
Mahalevo Syrup may make you feel dizzy, drowsy or affect you
r vision. Do not drive until your vision is clear.
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Kidney
CAUTION
Mahalevo Syrup should be used with caution in patients with
kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Mahalevo Syrup may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
There is limited information available on the use of Mahalevo Syrup 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.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Trental 400mg Tablet, Alkepin 25mg Tablet DT, Manza 15mg Tablet, Cyblex 60mg XR Tablet

Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Levofloxacin, 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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Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Mahalevo NA Syrup

Frequently asked questions for Levofloxacin

Mahalevo 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 Mahalevo with prednisone?
Mahalevo 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 Mahalevo immediately and talk to your doctor. Always consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
No, Mahalevo is not a narcotic substance. It is a quinolone antibiotic.
Q. Can I take Mahalevo with loratadine?
Mahalevo 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 Mahalevo with esomeprazole?
Mahalevo 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 Mahalevo affect birth control?
Mahalevo 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 Mahalevo with birth control pills.
Q. Can I take Mahalevo for a tooth infection?
Mahalevo 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 Mahalevo for streptococcal throat infection?
Mahalevo 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 Mahalevo same as ciprofloxacin?
Mahalevo and ciprofloxacin are two different antibiotics, however, they belong to the same class of quinolone antibiotics. Mahalevo is as effective as ciprofloxacin for treating complicated urinary tract infections. In men with chronic bacterial prostatitis treated for 28 days, oral Mahalevo 500mg once daily achieved similar clinical and bacteriological response rates to oral ciprofloxacin 500mg twice daily. Mahalevo is more active against Gram-positive organisms than ciprofloxacin. Ciprofloxacin is an economical alternative and Mahalevo 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 Mahalevo for tonsillitis?
Mahalevo 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 Mahalevo with guaifenesin?
Mahalevo 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 Mahalevo with paracetamol?
Mahalevo 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.
Mahalevo does not contain sulfa. It belongs to a group of medicines called quinolone antibiotics.
Mahalevo does not cover methicillin-resistant staphylococcus aureus (MRSA). Also, MRSA is very likely to have co-resistance to quinolones, including Mahalevo.
Yes, like any other medicine, Mahalevo has an expiry date. Please check the expiry date mentioned on the pack before taking the medicine.
Q. Does Mahalevo treat bacterial vaginosis?
Mahalevo 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.
Mahalevo does not cause dry mouth. Talk to your doctor if you experience dry mouth while taking Mahalevo as it could be due to some other underlying condition.
Mahalevo is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by the doctor.<br>
Mahalevo is not a penicillin. It belongs to a group of medicines called quinolone antibiotics.
Mahalevo is not a steroid. It belongs to a group of medicines called quinolone antibiotics.
Yes, Mahalevo belongs to a group of medicines called quinolone antibiotics.
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Substitutes for Mahalevo

No substitutes found for this medicine
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