Strox 200mg Infusion

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Alembic Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Composition for Strox 200mg Infusion

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15.62
₹0.16/Infusion
100 ml in 1 bottle
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Medicine Overview of Strox Infusion

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Uses of Strox Infusion

Strox 200mg Infusion is used in the treatment of bacterial infections and tuberculosis.
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 Strox Infusion

Common

Nausea, Diarrhoea, Allergic reaction.

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How to use Strox Infusion

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

How Strox Infusion works

Strox 200mg infusion is an antibiotic. It kills bacteria by preventing them from reproducing and repairing themselves. This treats your infection.

In Depth Information on Strox Infusion

Expert advice for Strox Infusion

  • Make sure you complete the course even if you start to feel better.
  • Discontinue Strox 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 Strox 200mg Infusion
Alcohol
SAFE
It is generally safe to consume alcohol with Strox 200mg Infusion.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Strox 200mg 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
Strox 200mg Infusion is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.

Baby should be closely monitored for development of fever, loss of appetite and diarrhea. In case, any of the above happens please inform your doctor immediately.
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Driving
Strox 200mg Infusion may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired,
or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
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Kidney
CAUTION
Strox 200mg Infusion should be used with caution in patients
with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Strox 200mg Infusion may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
Strox 200mg Infusion is probably safe to use in patients with liver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Strox 200mg Infusion may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.

Inform your doctor if you develop any signs of jaundice like yellowing of eyes and skin, itching, and clay colored stools while taking this medicine.
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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 Ciprofloxacin, 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 Strox 200mg Infusion

Frequently asked questions for Ciprofloxacin

Strox is not indicated for the treatment of streptococcal infection as it is not very active against this bacteria. Consult your doctor before taking any antibiotics for your infections.
Q. Can I take Strox with pantoprazole?
Strox can be taken with pantoprazole as no interactions have been reported. However, interactions can occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Strox with metronidazole?
Strox can be taken with metronidazole as no interactions have been reported. However, interactions can occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Yes, you can take Strox with birth control pills. It does not affect birth control. However, interactions can occur. Talk to your doctor in case you are taking birth control pills before taking any medicine.
Strox is not a banned drug. It is available as a prescription medicine.
Strox is not a penicillin. It belongs to a different group of antibiotics called fluoroquinolones.
Strox is a bactericidal (kills bacteria) agent. It belongs to a group of drugs called fluoroquinolones and acts by inhibiting bacterial DNA-gyrase.
Strox is a relatively safe drug. However, it is not devoid of side effects and hence should only be taken if prescribed by a doctor in the appropriate dose, frequency, and duration as advised.
Strox is not a cephalosporin. It belongs to a group of drugs called fluoroquinolones.
Q. Can I take Strox with ibuprofen?
Use of Strox with ibuprofen can increase the central nervous system side effects of Strox. Consult your doctor before using both the medicines together.
Q. Can I take Strox with paracetamol?
Strox is not known to have any clinically meaningful interaction with paracetamol. However, interactions can occur. Talk to your doctor before using both the medicines together.
Q. Can I take Strox with hydrocodone?
Strox is not known to have any clinically meaningful interaction with hydrocodone. However, interactions can occur. Talk to your doctor before using both the medicines together.
Q. Can I take Strox with fluconazole?
Strox and fluconazole, when taken together, can cause heart-related side effects. Talk to your doctor before taking both the drugs together.
Q. Can I take Strox with phenazopyridine?
Strox is not known to have any clinically significant interaction with phenazopyridine. However, interactions can occur. Talk to your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Strox with omeprazole?
Omeprazole can slow the absorption of Strox if taken together. So, the action of Strox may get slow. Talk to your doctor before taking both the drugs together.
Q. Can I take Strox with hydroxyzine?
Strox and hydroxyzine, when taken together, can cause heart-related side effects. Talk to your doctor before taking both the drugs together.
Q. Can I take Strox with azithromycin?
Strox and azithromycin, when taken together, can cause heart related side effects. Talk to your doctor before taking both the drugs together.
No, Strox is not indicated in the treatment of yeast infections. Please consult your doctor before taking any antibiotics for the treatment of yeast infection.
Strox does not contain sulfur in its structure. However, history of any drug allergy should be discussed with the doctor prior to initiation of therapy.
Strox is active against pseudomonas. But, acquired resistance (resistance after taking the antibiotic) is very common among the organism for the drug. Consult your doctor before taking any antibiotics for your infection.
Q. Can I take Strox with dextromethorphan?
Strox is not known to have any clinically meaningful interaction with dextromethorphan. However, interactions can occur. Talk to your doctor before using both the medicines together.
Q. Can I take Strox with doxylamine?
Strox is not known to have any clinically meaningful interaction with doxylamine. However, interactions can occur. Talk to your doctor before using both the medicines together.
Q. Can I take Strox with amoxicillin?
Strox is not known to have any clinically meaningful interaction with amoxicillin. However, interactions can occur. Talk to your doctor before using both the medicines together.
Q. Can I take Strox with pseudophedrine?
Strox is not known to have any clinically meaningful interaction with pseudoephedrine. However, interactions can occur. Talk to your doctor before using both the medicines together.
Q. Can I take Strox with Tamsulosin?
Strox and Tamsulosin are not known to have any clinically relevant drug interactions. However, interactions can occur. Please consult your doctor before taking both the medicines together.
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