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Penoxy-LB 250 mg Capsule

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Product introduction

Penoxy-LB 250 mg Capsule is a combination medicine that is prescribed to treat various types of bacterial infections. It fights against the microorganisms to prevent their growth. It also improves the process of digestion by promoting the growth of good bacteria in the gut.

Penoxy-LB 250 mg Capsule is a prescription medicine. It is advised to take it as per the prescription. It should be taken with food, but it must be taken at a fixed time to ensure better efficacy. The medicine should be swallowed as a whole without crushing or chewing. Do not consume more than the recommended dose, as this may have harmful effects on your body. If you miss a dose, take it as soon as you remember. The treatment must be completed even if you feel better.

The common side effects of this medicine are nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, flatulence, rashes, etc. If any of the side effects get aggravated, you must consult your doctor immediately. If you experience any allergic reaction (rashes, itching, swelling, shortness of breath, etc.), you must seek immediate medical help. To overcome or avoid the side effects, you should keep yourself hydrated by drinking plenty of water and follow a healthy and balanced diet.

Before taking this medicine, you should tell your doctor if you are taking any medicines for any health condition. Pregnant or breastfeeding women should also consult with their doctor before taking it. Avoid consumption of alcohol as it can cause excessive drowsiness with this medicine. It usually does not impair your ability to drive, but you should not drive if it makes you feel sleepy or dizzy.

Uses of Penoxy-LB Capsule

Benefits of Penoxy-LB Capsule

In Treatment of Bacterial infections

Penoxy-LB 250 mg Capsule is an antibiotic medicine that can be used to treat different infections caused by bacteria. These include pneumonia (a lung infection), bronchitis (infection of the tubes leading to the lungs), and infections of the ears, nose, throat, stomach, urinary tract, and skin. It also restores the level of good bacteria in your stomach and thus prevents stomach upset due to the antibiotic. Penoxy-LB 250 mg Capsule is also used to prevent infection after surgery and promotes the overall healing process.

Side effects of Penoxy-LB Capsule

Most side effects do not require any medical attention and disappear as your body adjusts to the medicine. Consult your doctor if they persist or if you’re worried about them

Common side effects of Penoxy-LB

  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Diarrhea
  • Flatulence
  • Rash
  • Allergic reaction

How to use Penoxy-LB Capsule

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Penoxy-LB 250 mg Capsule is to be taken with food.

How Penoxy-LB Capsule works

Penoxy-LB 250 mg Capsule is a combination of three medicines: Amoxycillin , Serratiopeptidase , and Lactobacillus. Amoxycillin is an antibiotic which works by preventing the formation of the bacterial protective covering that is essential for the survival of bacteria in the human body. Serratiopeptidase is an enzyme that works by breaking down the chemical messengers involved in pain and inflammation (redness and swelling). Lactobacillus is a live microorganism which restores the balance of good bacteria in the intestine that may get upset with antibiotic use or due to intestinal infections.

Safety advice

Alcohol
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
It is not known whether it is safe to consume alcohol with Penoxy-LB 250 mg Capsule. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
Information regarding the use of Penoxy-LB 250 mg Capsule during pregnancy is not available. Please consult your doctor.
Breast feeding
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
Information regarding the use of Penoxy-LB 250 mg Capsule during breastfeeding is not available. Please consult your doctor.
Driving
UNSAFE
Penoxy-LB 250 mg Capsule may cause side effects which could affect your ability to drive.
Penoxy-LB 250 mg Capsule can have side effects and the symptoms (such as allergic reactions, dizziness and convulsions) may make you unfit to drive.
Kidney
CAUTION
Penoxy-LB 250 mg Capsule should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Penoxy-LB 250 mg Capsule may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of this medicine is not recommended in patients with severe kidney disease.
Liver
CAUTION
Penoxy-LB 250 mg Capsule should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Penoxy-LB 250 mg Capsule may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Regular monitoring of liver function tests is recommended while you are taking this medicine

What if you forget to take Penoxy-LB Capsule?

If you miss a dose of Penoxy-LB 250 mg Capsule, 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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Quick tips

  • Penoxy-LB 250 mg Capsule must be taken with food.
  • Take your medication timely to maintain steady levels in your body.
  • Discontinue Penoxy-LB 250 mg Capsule and inform your doctor immediately if you get a rash, itchy skin, swelling of face and mouth, or have difficulty in breathing.
  • Diarrhea might occur as a side effect of medicine. Drink plenty of fluids or inform your doctor if it bothers you.

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FAQs

Q. Can the use of Penoxy-LB 250 mg Capsule cause diarrhea?

Yes, the use of Penoxy-LB 250 mg Capsule 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 you are experiencing severe diarrhea, talk to your doctor about it.

Q. How long does Penoxy-LB 250 mg Capsule takes to work?

Usually, Penoxy-LB 250 mg Capsule starts working soon after taking it. However, it may take some days to kill all the harmful bacteria and make you feel better.

Q. What if I don't get better after using Penoxy-LB 250 mg Capsule?

Inform your doctor if you don't feel better after finishing the full course of treatment. Also, inform him if your symptoms are getting worse while using this medicine.

Q. Can I stop taking Penoxy-LB 250 mg Capsule when I feel better?

No, do not stop taking Penoxy-LB 250 mg Capsule and complete the full course of treatment even if you feel better. Your symptoms may improve before the infection is completely cured.

Q. What if I miss my dose?

Take Penoxy-LB 250 mg Capsule as soon you remember it. However, do not take it if it's almost time for your next dose. Also, do not take an extra dose to make up for your missed dose.

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References

  1. Amoxycillin. South Ruislip, Middlesex: Aurobindo Pharma - Milpharm Ltd.; 2009 [revised 12 Oct. 2017]. [Accessed 25 Apr. 2019] (online) Available from:External Link
  2. Bhagat S, Agarwal M, Roy V. Serratiopeptidase: A systematic review of the existing evidence. International Journal of Surgery. Int J Surg. 2013;11(3):209-17. [Accessed 25 Apr. 2019] (online) Available from:External Link
  3. Drugs.com. Lactobacillus. [Accessed 25 Apr. 2018] (online) Available from:External Link

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