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Composition for SPIRATOX

Spiramycin(NA)

food interaction for SPIRATOX

alcohol interaction for SPIRATOX

pregnancy interaction for SPIRATOX

lactation interaction for SPIRATOX

food
alcohol
pregnancy
lactation
It can be taken with or without food, but it is better to take Spiratox tablet at a fixed time.
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Spiratox tablet 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.
WEIGH RISKS VS. BENEFITS
Spiratox tablet is probably unsafe to use during breastfeeding. Please consult your doctor.
UNSAFE

SALT INFORMATION for SPIRATOX

Spiramycin(NA)

Uses

Spiratox tablet is used in the treatment of bacterial infections, typhoid fever and toxoplasmosis during pregnancy (infection from cats).

How it works

Spiratox tablet is an antibiotic. It stops bacterial growth by inhibiting synthesis of essential proteins, which are required by bacteria to carry out vital functions.

Common side effects

Liver disorder, Nausea, Abdominal pain, Altered heart rate, Heartburn, Skin rash, Colitis, Vomiting

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Expert advice for SPIRATOX

  • Do not take spiramycin tablet/ capsule if you are allergic to spiramycin or any other ingredient of the tablet/ capsule or to any other medicine of this group called macrolide antibiotics (like erythromycin).
  • Do not start or continue spiramycin if you have or had any liver disease; heart problems (like heart failure, slow heartbeat, prolonged QT interval in ECG) or anyone in your family has/ had certain heart problems (like prolonged QT interval in ECG or sudden death).
  • Use of this medication for prolonged or repeated periods may result in oral thrush or a new vaginal yeast infection.
  • Stop taking spiramycin and tell your doctor immediately if you experience any of these unlikely but serious side-effects like numbness and tingling of the skin, dark urine, yellowing of eyes or skin, severe pain in abdomen, persistent diarrhea, joint swelling or pain, unusual tiredness, severe dizziness, fainting, fast, slow, or irregular heartbeat, serious allergic reaction (rash, itching, swelling, severe dizziness, breathing problem).

Frequently asked questions for SPIRATOX

Spiramycin

Q.What is spiramycin metronidazole, and for what disease it is used?
It is a combination drug product which contains both spiramycin and metronidazole. It is used to treat dental abscess, cellulites of the jaw, inflammation of the gum tissue around molar teeth (pericoronitis), inflammation of the gum tissue (gingivitis), inflammation of the mouth and lips (stomatitis), inflammation of parotid glands (parotitis), inflammation of the submandibular salivary gland (submaxillaritis), and prevention of local, post-operation infectious complications following dental & oral surgery. Please consult your doctor before taking the drug.

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Content on this page was last updated on 04 November, 2015, by Dr. Varun Gupta (MD Pharmacology)