Ragacin 400mg Infusion

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Composition for Ragacin 400mg Infusion

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Primarily used for

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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 inhibiting the DNA replication.

In Depth Information on Ragacin Infusion

Expert advice for Ragacin Infusion

  • 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 Ragacin 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 Ragacin 400mg Infusion
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Alcohol
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It is generally safe to consume alcohol with Ragacin 400mg Infusion.
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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
SAFE
Ragacin 400mg Infusion is safe to use during lactation. Hum
an studies have shown that either the drug does not pass into the breastmilk in significant amount or is not expected to cause toxicity to the baby.
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Driving
It is not known whether Ragacin 400mg Infusion alters the ab
ility to drive. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react.
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Kidney
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Ragacin 400mg Infusion is safe to use in patients with kidne
y disease. No dose adjustment of Ragacin 400mg Infusion is recommended.
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Liver
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Epsolin 50mg/2ml Injection, Ozip 2.5mg Tablet, Oliza 10mg Injection, Cipin 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.

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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