Oxyteracin Injection

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Jagsonpal Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Composition for Oxyteracin 2% Injection

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Primarily used for

20.1
30 ml in 1 vial
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Medicine Overview of Oxyteracin Injection

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Uses of Oxyteracin Injection

Oxyteracin Injection is used in the treatment of bacterial infections.
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Side effects of Oxyteracin Injection

Common

Rash, Nausea, Photosensitivity, Vomiting, Loss of appetite, Haemolytic anemia, Diarrhoea, Urticaria.

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How to use Oxyteracin Injection

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

How Oxyteracin Injection works

Oxyteracin injection is an antibiotic. It stops bacterial growth by inhibiting synthesis of essential proteins, which are required by bacteria to carry out vital functions.

In Depth Information on Oxyteracin Injection

Expert advice for Oxyteracin Injection

  • Always take oxytetracycline 1 hour before or 2 hours after meals as food and some dairy products may interfere with drug absorption.
  • If you are taking oxytetracycline for long-term, you may need periodic laboratory evaluation of organ systems such as blood tests, kidney and liver function tests. 
  • Exercise caution if you are an elderly patient or have renal or hepatic impairment, myasthenia gravis (abnormal, progressive weakness of muscles), and systemic lupus erythematosus (auto immune disease in which immune system attacks its own organs)
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Warnings
Special precautions for Oxyteracin Injection
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Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Oxyteracin Injection 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
Oxyteracin Injection is probably safe to use during lactatio
n. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
SAFE
Oxyteracin Injection does not usually affect your ability to drive.
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Kidney
UNSAFE
Oxyteracin Injection is probably unsafe to use in patients w
ith kidney disease and should be avoided. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
UNSAFE
Oxyteracin Injection is probably unsafe to use in patients w
ith liver disease and should be avoided. Please consult your doctor.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Barbinol 20mg/5ml Syrup, Sucramal Suspension, Gardenal 30mg Tablet, Sufrate O Suspension

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Oxyteracin 2% Injection

Frequently asked questions for Oxytetracycline

Q. Is oxytetracycline is same as tetracycline?
No, both the drugs are different
Q. Can I take oxytetracycline for cystitis/tonsillitis/gum infection?
Oxytetracycline can be taken for cystitis and gum infection but not in case of tonsillitis. Please follow your doctor's advice regarding its use
Q. Does oxytetracycline cause weight gain?
No, it doesn't cause weight gain. However, consult your doctor if you experience such side effect
Q. Does oxytetracycline affect the contraceptive implant?
No, oxytetracycline doesn't affect contraceptive implants.
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Substitutes for Oxyteracin

No substitutes found for this medicine
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