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Speraflox 250mg Tablet

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Composition for Speraflox 250mg Tablet

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Primary uses of Speraflox 250mg Tablet

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Medicine Overview of Speraflox Tablet

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Uses of Speraflox Tablet

Speraflox 250mg 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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Speraflox Tablet side effects

Common

Nausea, Diarrhoea, Allergic reaction.

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How to use Speraflox 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. Speraflox 250mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.
Avoid Speraflox 250mg Tablet with dairy products such as milk, cheese, curd, butter, paneer and ice cream.

How Speraflox Tablet works

Speraflox 250mg Tablet is an antibiotic. It kills bacteria by preventing them from reproducing and repairing themselves. This treats your infection.

In Depth Information on Speraflox Tablet

Expert advice for Speraflox Tablet

  • Your doctor has prescribed Speraflox to cure your infection and improve symptoms.
  • Do not skip any doses and finish the full course of treatment even if you feel better.
  • Discontinue Speraflox 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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Speraflox Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Speraflox Tablet
Alcohol
SAFE
It is generally safe to consume alcohol with Speraflox 250mg Tablet.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Speraflox 250mg 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.
Lactation
CAUTION
Speraflox 250mg Tablet is probably unsafe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggest that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
Speraflox 250mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, drowsy or affect your vision. Do not drive until your vision is clear.
Kidney
CAUTION
Speraflox 250mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Speraflox 250mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
There is limited information available on the use of Speraflox 250mg Tablet in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.
However, stop the medicine and inform your doctor if you develop any signs and symptoms of jaundice while taking this medicine.

What if you miss a dose of Speraflox Tablet?uses

If you miss a dose of Speraflox 250mg Tablet, 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 about Speraflox Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Levofloxacin

Speraflox is a quinolone antibiotic. It works by killing the bacteria that cause infections in your body. It can be used to treat infections of the sinuses, lungs, urinary tract, including your kidneys or bladder, prostate gland and skin and soft tissue.
Q. Can I take Speraflox with prednisone?
Speraflox and prednisone when taken together may increase the risk of tendon rupture (a tendon is a cord that joins your muscle to your bones). If you experience pain and inflammation in your tendons or ligaments, which could lead to rupture, stop taking Speraflox immediately and talk to your doctor. Always consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
No, Speraflox is not a narcotic substance. It is a quinolone antibiotic.
Q. Can I take Speraflox with loratadine?
Speraflox can be taken with loratadine. No drug-drug interactions have been seen between the two. However, interactions can occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Speraflox with esomeprazole?
Speraflox can be taken with esomeprazole. No drug-drug interactions have been seen between the two. However, interactions can occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Does Speraflox affect birth control?
Speraflox can be taken with birth control pills (oral contraceptive pills). No drug-drug interactions have been reported between them. However, interactions can occur. Talk to a doctor to confirm whether you need to use extra precaution while taking Speraflox with birth control pills.
Q. Can I take Speraflox for a tooth infection?
Speraflox is not used to treat tooth infection. If you think you have a tooth infection, talk to a doctor and start antibiotics only as advised, do not start antibiotics on your own.
Q. Can I take Speraflox for streptococcal throat infection?
Speraflox is active against streptococcus bacteria and can be used for the treatment of a streptococcal sore throat. If you think you have a sore throat infection, talk to a doctor and start antibiotics only as advised, do not start antibiotics on your own.
Q. Is Speraflox same as ciprofloxacin?
Speraflox and ciprofloxacin are two different antibiotics, however, they belong to the same class of quinolone antibiotics. Speraflox is as effective as ciprofloxacin for treating complicated urinary tract infections. In men with chronic bacterial prostatitis treated for 28 days, oral Speraflox 500mg once daily achieved similar clinical and bacteriological response rates to oral ciprofloxacin 500mg twice daily. Speraflox is more active against Gram-positive organisms than ciprofloxacin. Ciprofloxacin is an economical alternative and Speraflox is active against many bacteria but can cause damage to your tendons. So, it is advisable that you must talk to a doctor for the right choice of antibiotics for your infections.
Q. Can I take Speraflox for tonsillitis?
Speraflox is not indicated for the treatment of tonsillitis. If you think you have tonsillitis, talk to a doctor and start antibiotics only as advised, do not start antibiotics on your own.
Q. Can I take Speraflox with guaifenesin?
Speraflox can be taken with guaifenesin. No drug-drug interactions have been seen between the two. However, interactions can occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Speraflox with paracetamol?
Speraflox can be taken with paracetamol. No drug-drug interactions have been seen between the two. However, interactions can occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Speraflox does not contain sulfa. It belongs to a group of medicines called quinolone antibiotics.
Speraflox does not cover methicillin-resistant staphylococcus aureus (MRSA). Also, MRSA is very likely to have co-resistance to quinolones, including Speraflox.
Yes, like any other medicine, Speraflox has an expiry date. Please check the expiry date mentioned on the pack before taking the medicine.
Q. Does Speraflox treat bacterial vaginosis?
Speraflox is not used to treat bacterial vaginosis. If you think you have bacterial vaginosis, talk to a doctor and start antibiotics only as advised, do not start antibiotics on your own.
Speraflox does not cause dry mouth. Talk to your doctor if you experience dry mouth while taking Speraflox as it could be due to some other underlying condition.
Speraflox is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by the doctor.<br>
Speraflox is not a penicillin. It belongs to a group of medicines called quinolone antibiotics.
Speraflox is not a steroid. It belongs to a group of medicines called quinolone antibiotics.
Yes, Speraflox belongs to a group of medicines called quinolone antibiotics.

Severely interacts with other drugs like

Taking Speraflox with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Speraflox with Selegiline
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Selegiline: Jumex
Speraflox with Strontium Chloride
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Strontium Chloride: Strotas
Speraflox with Tizanidine
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Tizanidine: Sirdalud, Tizalide, Ginox
Speraflox with Rasagiline
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Rasagiline: Rasalect, Relgin, Rasipar
Speraflox with Magaldrate
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Magaldrate: Magflux
Speraflox with Piribedil
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Piribedil: Trivastal L.A
Speraflox with Pentoxifylline
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Pentoxifylline: Pentovas, Flowpent, Flexital, Trental
Speraflox with Phenindione
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Phenindione: Dindevan
Speraflox with Metamizole / Dipyrone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Metamizole / Dipyrone: Novalgin RC, Bral
Speraflox with Nimesulide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Nimesulide: Edil, Zelid, Nimusid, Neede, Nimujet, Twinease, Nyci, Nise, Nobel, Nimtus, Spinn, Nimbond, Nimbus, Redynise, Nizer, Denim Juicy, Pyrifen Gel, Hilid P, Nicip, Myonal, Nimtech, Nelsid, Nimusol, Curenim, Biogesic, Nulide, Angip, Nisel TD, NM, Nimeson, Nimutab, Pronim, Nimodol, Nimi Rapi, Relisulide, Nimprex, Zydol, I Nid, Nimdis, Mazic, Emsulide, Nimol, Nugesic, Nimeron, Pyrimide, Nimuvin, Jumolid, Nimeka, Nimotil, Bionim, Nimstal, Arsulide, Lupisulide, Nimusen, Nimcare, Nemu, Nimd, Nimcet, Supernim, Nimind CT, Ginim, Nimpus, Nalgis, Nimlodi, Nimmi, Zega, Unik Junior, Patalgin, Nimtaz, Doly, Numel, Needfast, Nimrod, Pyrestat, Subid, Vylid, Milenim, Nixia, Orange N, Nimupain, Gersulide, Nimdus, Doloflam, Knott, Neulab, Nex Kid, Nimik, Nimu, Olnim, Orthogesic, Novolid, Remulide, Nimind, Tremolide, Nimi, Zynimo, Auronim, Novogesic, Nimcell, Sidlide, Nimiz, Eusel, Nimeter, Nmd, Oflapoon, Resinim Plus, Arthorid, Mesulid, Nimaid, Nimcee, Nimdex, Nimobid, Nimoflam, Nimowen, Nimuspa, Niq, Nimulet, Nimisan, Nimrest, Gesnim, Nex MD, Nimopin, Toli, Flenim Plus, Nexmac, Nilide, Nex, Nimus, Nuleb, Pansulide RD, Redfast, Misogesic, Aglonim, Flenim MR, Instanim, Naba P, Nemunac, Nimugee, Spanim, New Nicip, Nimo P, Nimtop, Corfen NS, Mylid, Neosaid, Nimulid, Vylid ID, Nimumac, Minidol, Nilup, Nimek, Nimo, Pirodol, Niltel Fast, Dolonim, Enlide, Pyrisulide, Infanim, Dynalid, Nilpain, Nimecon, Nimutec, Nipace, Resinim, Ortinims, I Nid Aio, Nimace, Nimfast, Soonil, Denim Kid, Actinim, Nimogen, Nimos, Nimular, Geeflam, Kazolid
Speraflox with Ropinirole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Ropinirole: Ropiro, Ropitor, Adrole, Ropeway, Parkirop, Role
Speraflox with Clozapine
SERIOUS
Speraflox with Cinacalcet
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Cinacalcet: Capicet, Setz, Mimcipar, Ceracal
Speraflox with Fosphenytoin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Fosphenytoin: Fosphen, Fosentin, Fosolin
Speraflox with Oxyphenbutazone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Oxyphenbutazone: Sioril
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Acenocoumarol / Nicoumalone: Acethromb, Nicoz
Speraflox with Pramipexole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Pramipexole: Pramipex, Prarimol SR, Prarimol, Pramirol, Mirator, Remipex, Pramitrem, Pexopram
Speraflox with Warfarin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Warfarin: Sofarin, Warf, Uniwarfin
Speraflox with Acarbose
MODERATE
Speraflox with Tolbutamide
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Tolbutamide: Rastinon
Speraflox with Nateglinide
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Nateglinide: Natiz, Glinate, Natelide
Speraflox with Glibenclamide
MODERATE
Speraflox with Sitagliptin
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Sitagliptin: Januvia, Istavel, Zita
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