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Maxogyl Syrup

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Primary uses of Maxogyl Syrup

Diarrhoea, Dysentery
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Alcohol
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Medicine Overview of Maxogyl Syrup

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Uses of Maxogyl Syrup

Maxogyl Syrup is used in the treatment of diarrhoea and dysentery.
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Maxogyl Syrup side effects

Common

Nausea, Dryness in mouth, Metallic taste, Headache.

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How to use Maxogyl 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. Maxogyl Syrup is to be taken with food.
Taking it empty stomach can cause stomach upset.

How Maxogyl Syrup works

Maxogyl Syrup is a combination of two antibiotics: Nalidixic Acid and Metronidazole. Nalidixic Acid kills bacteria by preventing them from reproducing and repairing themselves. Metronidazole kills the bacteria and other microorganisms that cause infections by damaging the DNA. Together, they treat your infection effectively.

In Depth Information on Maxogyl Syrup

Maxogyl Syrup related warnings
Special precautions for Maxogyl Syrup
Alcohol
CAUTION
Maxogyl Syrup may cause symptoms such as flushing, increased heartbeat, nausea, thirst, chest pain and low blood pressure with alcohol (Disulfiram reactions).
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Maxogyl Syrup 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.
Lactation
CAUTION
Maxogyl Syrup should be used with caution during lactation. Breast feeding should be held until the treatment of the mother is completed and the drug is eliminated from her body.
If a single dose of Maxogyl Syrup is used, it is recommended to hold breastfeeding for 12-24 hours to allow the removal of the drug.
Driving
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.
Maxogyl Syrup may make you feel sleepy, dizzy, confused. You may have hallucinations, fits (convulsions) or temporary eyesight problems (such as blurred or double vision) affecting your ability to drive.
Kidney
CAUTION
Maxogyl Syrup should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Maxogyl Syrup may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Regular monitoring of kidney function tests is advised if this medicine is to be taken for a long time.
Liver
CAUTION
Maxogyl Syrup should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Maxogyl Syrup may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Patient Concerns

No Patient Concerns found for this medicine

Substitutes for Maxogyl

No substitutes found for this medicine
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