Uses of PL NZ Syrup

PL NZ Syrup is used in the treatment of diarrhoea and dysentery.

PL NZ Syrup side effects

  • Vomiting
  • Headache
  • Stomach pain
  • Nausea

How to use PL NZ 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. PL NZ Syrup is to be taken with food.

How PL NZ Syrup works

PL NZ Syrup is a combination of two medicines: Nitazoxanide and Ofloxacin. Nitazoxanide is an antiparasitic. It works by interfering with the energy metabolism of parasites, which ultimately causes their death. Ofloxacin kills bacteria by preventing them from reproducing and repairing themselves. Together, they treat your infection effectively.

PL NZ Syrup related warnings

Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
PL NZ 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.
PL NZ Syrup is probably unsafe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggest that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
PL NZ Syrup may make you feel dizzy, drowsy or affect your vision. Do not drive until your vision is clear.
PL NZ Syrup should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of PL NZ Syrup may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
PL NZ Syrup should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of PL NZ Syrup may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

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Patient Concerns

Questions Related to PL NZ

Diarrhoea - having loose motion with gas pressure 3 to 4 times during morning and some times during the day and night
Dr. Deepak Kumar Soni
Skin Specialist
https://www.1mg.com/otc/himalaya-liv.52-syrup-otc1355462-2 tea spoon syrup morning & evening before taking food , use at least 1-2 monthsyou can give along with allopathic medicine
Sir from 2 weeks there is diarrhoea(not watery),discomfort, gassy, gastric (took rantac and its okay for now) but frequent use of bathroom is seen please advise
Dr. Pushkar Mani
Diabetes Specialist
Metron forte 400 mg twice daily for 3 dayRabekind DSR once daily in empty stomach for 1 week
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Q. What should I inform my doctor before taking PL NZ?

Inform your doctor about all your medical conditions and the medicines you are taking.

Q. Can PL NZ cause insomnia?

PL NZ contains ofloxacin, which can cause insomnia. Consult your doctor if you have a consistent sleeping problem while taking this medicine.

Q. Will a higher than the recommended dose of PL NZ be more effective?

No, taking a higher than the recommended dose may not be more effective, rather it may increase the chances of having serious side effects and toxicity. If the recommended doses do not relieve your symptoms or there is an increased severity of your symptoms, please consult your doctor.

Q. What are the instructions for the storage and disposal of PL NZ?

Keep this medicine in the container it came in, tightly closed. Store it according to the instructions mentioned on the pack or label. Dispose of the unused medicine. Make sure it is not consumed by pets, children and other people.
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Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 3rd May 2018.
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