Ragacin 400mg Infusion

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Composition for Ragacin 400mg Infusion

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Medicine Overview of Ragacin Infusion

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Uses of Ragacin Infusion

Ragacin 400mg Infusion 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 Ragacin Infusion

Common

Nausea, Diarrhoea, Allergic reaction.

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How to use Ragacin Infusion

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

How Ragacin Infusion works

Ragacin 400mg infusion is an antibiotic. It kills bacteria by preventing them from reproducing and repairing themselves. This treats your infection.

In Depth Information on Ragacin Infusion

Expert advice for Ragacin Infusion

  • Make sure you complete the course even if you start to feel better.
  • Discontinue Ragacin and inform your doctor immediately if you get a rash, itchy skin, swelling of face and mouth, or have difficulty in breathing.
  • 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.
  • Notify your doctor if you feel pain in your tendons, numbness, or tingling sensations. 
  • Inform your doctor if you are pregnant or planning to conceive or breastfeeding.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Ragacin 400mg Infusion
Alcohol
SAFE
It is generally safe to consume alcohol with Ragacin 400mg Infusion.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Ragacin 400mg Infusion 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.
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Lactation
CAUTION
Ragacin 400mg Infusion is probably usafe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.

Ragacin 400mg Infusion may cause diarrhea or rash in the baby
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Driving
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.

The most common side effects that can occur when taking Ragacin 400mg Infusion are usually mild nausea, vomiting, stomach ache, diarrhea, dizziness, and headache.This may affect your ability to drive.
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Kidney
CAUTION
Ragacin 400mg Infusion should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Ragacin 400mg Infusion may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Take plenty of water while you are taking this medicine
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Liver
There is limited information available on the use of Ragacin
400mg Infusion in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Trental 400mg Tablet, Alkepin 25mg Tablet DT, Cyblex 60mg XR Tablet, Januvia 100mg Tablet

Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Gatifloxacin, 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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Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Ragacin 400mg Infusion

Frequently asked questions for Gatifloxacin

Ragacin treats bacterial eye infection (conjunctivitis or red eye) in adults and children older than 1 year of age
Q. Is gatifloxacin the same as ofloxacin?
Both gatifloxacin and ofloxacin belongs to the different class, i.e. gatifloxacin is second-generation fluoroquinolone whereas ofloxacin is older and first-generation, but their effect may vary upon individual condition or response
Zymaxid is the brand name for Ragacin eye solution
Ragacin does not contain sulfa. It is a fluoroquinolone antibiotic
Ragacin is banned in India for systemic use in human by any route including oral and injectable. Its use as eye drop is not banned.
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