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Oticycline 250 mg Capsule


Overview

Uses of Oticycline Capsule

Oticycline 250 mg Capsule is used in the treatment of bacterial infections.

Oticycline Capsule side effects

Common
  • Photosensitivity
  • Vomiting
  • Nausea
  • Diarrhea

How to use Oticycline Capsule

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Oticycline 250 mg Capsule is to be taken empty stomach.

How Oticycline Capsule works

Oticycline 250 mg Capsule is an antibiotic. It stops bacterial growth by preventing synthesis of essential proteins required by bacteria to carry out vital functions.

Oticycline Capsule related warnings

Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Oticycline 250 mg Capsule 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.
Lactation
Oticycline 250 mg Capsule is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
SAFE
Oticycline 250 mg Capsule does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
UNSAFE
Oticycline 250 mg Capsule is probably unsafe to use in patients with kidney disease and should be avoided. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
UNSAFE
Oticycline 250 mg Capsule is probably unsafe to use in patients with liver disease and should be avoided. Please consult your doctor.

Alternate Brands

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Expert Advice

  • Your doctor has prescribed Oticycline 250 mg Capsule to cure your infection and improve symptoms.
  • Do not skip any doses and finish the full course of treatment even if you feel better. Stopping it early may make the infection to come back and harder to treat.
  • 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.
  • Inform your doctor if you are pregnant, planning to conceive or breastfeeding.

Interaction with Drugs

Taking Oticycline with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Brand(s): Regel, Limafate, Crasia
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Shinosun
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Adrovit Z
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Stoin, Marantin, Notian
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Coxbact, Rifacure
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Methosis
MODERATE
Brand(s): Antep
MINOR

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Oticycline

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Hello sir/ ma'am My child PATIENT from stomach infection and doctor suggested zifi-100 redimix. How it is work and any side effect of that zifi-100 redimix? What kind of taking care of my child and PATIENT 7 month old.?????
Dr. Gopal Samdani
Child Specialist
Cefixime is used to treat a wide variety of bacterial infections. This medication is known as a cephalosporin antibiotic. It works by stopping the growth of bacteria.Remember that your doctor has prescribed this medication because he or she has judged that the benefit to you is greater than the risk of side effects. Many people using this medication do not have serious side effects.More common: Diarrhea loose or frequent stools Less common: Abdominal or stomach pain agitation black, tarry stools bleeding gums blistering, peeling, or loosening of the skin blood in the urine or stools and many more rare side effects
1) Am I really suffering from diabetes. I am daily doing Ramdev baba Yoga for 1 - 1/30 Hrs 2) I am normal , May I stop Tab Glycomet 500 ? 3) ECG is abnormal but 2D eco is normal. What is a problem? 4) Why Doctor is asking me to take daily Cap. BecoZinc forever. May I stop or continue? 5) I am suffering from Neck spondilites . 6) I feel giddiness, so doctor starts this medicine and asked to take forever for long time May I continue or what ?Plz give me second opinion.
Dr. Sfurti Mann
Diabetes Specialist
Your HbA1c levels will ascertain your diabetes control. You must continue glycometSR. It's dose may even beFor giddiness you may take stemetil MD tab sos and pantop DSR before breakfast
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FAQs

Q. Can I drink milk while taking Oticycline?

No, you should avoid using milk and milk products while taking Oticycline. Consuming dairy products along with Oticycline can decrease its absorption from the stomach, which may lead to inadequate affect of this medicine.

Q. How long after taking Oticycline can I eat?

It is best to wait for 2 hours after consuming Oticycline. Consuming food along with Oticycline may decrease its absorption from the stomach.

Q. Can I take Oticycline with food if its causing stomach upset?

Yes, you can take Oticycline with food if its causing you stomach upset. However, avoid consuming milk and milk products 1 hr before and 2 hr after taking this medicine.

Q. How long does Oticycline takes to work?

Usually, Oticycline starts working soon after taking it. However, it may take some days to kill all the harmful bacteria and make you feel better.

Q. Can the use of Oticycline cause diarrhea?

Yes, the use of Oticycline can cause diarrhea. It is an antibiotic which kills the harmful bacteria. However, it also affects the helpful bacteria in your stomach or intestine and causes diarrhea. If diarrhea persists, talk to your doctor about it.
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