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.
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.
Maxogyl Syrup may cause symptoms such as flushing, increased heartbeat, nausea, thirst, chest pain and low blood pressure with alcohol (Disulfiram reactions).
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.
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.
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.
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.
Maxogyl Syrup should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Maxogyl Syrup may be needed. Please consult your doctor.