Quinhext 320mg Tablet

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Sanofi India Ltd

Composition for Quinhext 320mg Tablet

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Primarily used for

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₹18.0/Tablet
5 tablets in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Quinhext Tablet

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Uses of Quinhext Tablet

Quinhext 320mg Tablet is used in the treatment of bacterial infections
It is also used in infections of urinary tract, tonsils, sinus, nose, throat, female genital organ, skin and soft tissues, windpipe and lungs (pneumonia).
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Side effects of Quinhext Tablet

Common

Nausea, Diarrhoea, Allergic reaction.

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How to use Quinhext Tablet

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. It can be taken with or without food, but it is better to take Quinhext 320mg Tablet at a fixed time.

How Quinhext Tablet works

Quinhext 320mg tablet is an antibiotic. It kills bacteria by inhibiting the DNA replication.

In Depth Information on Quinhext Tablet

Expert advice for Quinhext Tablet

  • Always take the complete course of treatment, as advised by your doctor even if you feel better.
  • Never take an antibiotic for a viral infection like a cold or the flu.
  • Can lead to nausea and diarrhoea frequently. If this becomes severe or persistent or you notice that your stool contains blood or mucus you should stop taking Quinhext immediately and consult your doctor. You should not take medicines to stop or slow diarrhoea.
  • Inform your doctor if you are pregnant or planning to conceive or breastfeeding.
  • Inform your doctor if you have ever been diagnosed with epilepsy, kidney or heart diseases.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Quinhext 320mg Tablet
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Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Quinhext 320mg Tablet 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
CAUTION
Quinhext 320mg Tablet should be used with caution during lac
tation. Breast feeding should be held until the treatment of the mother is completed and the drug is eliminated from her body.
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Driving
Quinhext 320mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired
, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
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Kidney
CAUTION
Quinhext 320mg Tablet should be used with caution in patient
s with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Quinhext 320mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
SAFE
Quinhext 320mg Tablet is safe to use in patients with liver
disease. No dose adjustment of Quinhext 320mg Tablet is recommended.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Epsolin 50mg/2ml Injection, Alkepin 25mg Tablet DT, Manza 15mg Tablet, Zypine 2.5mg Tablet

Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Gemifloxacin, 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.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Quinhext 320mg Tablet

Frequently asked questions for Gemifloxacin

Quinhext is an antibacterial drug that belongs to a class of medicines called fluoroquinolone antibiotics. It inhibits essential proteins necessary for bacterial reproduction thereby killing the infection causing bacteria.
Quinhext is a broad-spectrum antibiotic used to treat certain infections caused by bacteria, particularly, gram-positive bacteria like streptococcus. Pneumonia (including multi-drug resistant strains) and some staphylococci which cause diseases such as exacerbation of chronic bronchitis (sudden worsening of symptoms due to bacterial infection in the windpipe), community-acquired pneumonia (lung infection developed in the person who was not in the hospital

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