Swich DT 50 mg Tablet


Overview

Uses of Swich Tablet

Swich DT 50 mg Tablet is used in the treatment of bacterial infections. It is used for the treatment of bacterial infections of urinary tract, skin & soft-tissue, ear, blood, genital and lungs (pneumonia).

Swich Tablet side effects

Common
  • Rash
  • Vomiting
  • Nausea
  • Diarrhoea

How to use Swich 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. Swich DT 50 mg Tablet is to be taken with food.

How Swich Tablet works

Swich DT 50 mg Tablet is an antibiotic. It kills bacteria by preventing them from forming the bacterial protective covering (cell wall) which is needed for them to survive.

Swich Tablet related warnings

Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Swich DT 50 mg Tablet is probably safe to use during pregnancy.
Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
SAFE
Swich DT 50 mg Tablet is safe to use during lactation. Human 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.
Avoid prolonged use of Swich DT 50 mg Tablet, since it may have possible effects such as rash and diarrhea.
Driving
Swich DT 50 mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Kidney
Swich DT 50 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with severe kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Swich DT 50 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
SAFE
Swich DT 50 mg Tablet is safe to use in patients with liver disease. No dose adjustment of Swich DT 50 mg Tablet is recommended.

What if you miss a dose of Swich Tablet?

If you miss a dose of Swich DT 50 mg 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.

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Expert Advice

  • Your doctor has prescribed Swich DT 50 mg Tablet to cure your infection and improve your symptoms.
  • Do not skip any doses and finish the full course of treatment even if you feel better. Stopping it early may make the infection to come back and harder to treat.
  • Discontinue Swich DT 50 mg Tablet 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.
  • Take it with food to avoid an upset stomach.
  • Avoid consuming alcohol while taking Swich DT 50 mg Tablet as it may cause increased side effects.

Interaction with Drugs

Taking Swich with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Brand(s): Sodamax, Sobinix, Sobimed
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Magflux, Magasip
SERIOUS

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Swich

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Can I take alcipro-YWxjaXBybw==">ALCIPRO 500 & SWICH 200 ?? Because , My body TCan I take ALCIPRO 500 & SWICH 200 ?? Because , My body Tempareture , Is 102 F With loose motion
Dr. Sunil Sekhri
Diabetes Specialist
Most of the times the diarrhoea are viral in origin and it improves within three to five days without any antibiotic therapy. You should consume yoghurt in diet that also acts as a very good natural probiotic. Drink plenty of oral rehydration salts (ORS) for the purpose of rehydration. ?Make sure you are passing urine frequently. If the urine is yellowish in colour, then it indicates persistent dehydration or jaundice.Get stool tested for ova and cyst
Dear sir i am a 43 years old dibetic type-2 patient from last 3 yars. i take english (alopathy) medicine reularly. but i want to swich off english medicine and go through homeopathic treatment so please suggest me regarding this. thanks
Dr. Sanjay Bhatt
Diabetes Specialist
It is better to consult diabetologist near by as he should check your reports and must watch for dose adjustment. Online it is not possible. Or you can visit my clinic at gurgaon sector 52 RDCITY IN BALJEET COMPLEX 0124 6470647.REGULAR AEROBIC EXERCISES, PROPER MEDICINE AND MAINTAIN MEDICAL NUTRITION THERAPY. ONE CAN DEFINITELY CONTROL DIABETIES. AND LIVE HAPPY LIFE
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FAQs

Q. Is Swich safe to use?
Swich is safe to use at the prescribed dose for prescribed duration as advised by the doctor. Patients should follow the advice of the doctor regarding its use.
Q. Is Swich an antibiotic?
Yes, Swich is an antibiotic, it belongs to a group of antibiotics known as cephalosporins.
Q. Can the use of Swich cause diarrhea?
Yes, the use of Swich can cause diarrhea. It is an antibiotic which kills the harmful bacteria. However, it also affects the helpful bacteria in your stomach or intestine and causes diarrhea. If diarrhea persists, talk to your doctor about it.
Q. Can I stop taking Swich when my symptoms are relieved?
No, do not stop taking Swich and complete the full course of treatment even if you feel better. Your symptoms may improve before the infection is completely cured.
Q. How long does Swich takes to work?
Usually, Swich starts working soon after taking it. However, it may take some days to kill all the harmful bacteria and make you feel better.
Q. What if I don't get better after using Swich?
Inform your doctor if you don't feel better after finishing the full course of treatment. Also, inform him if your symptoms are getting worse while using this medicine.
Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 6th Sep 2018.
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Manufacturer/Marketer Address
Alkem Laboratories Limited, Devashish Building, Alkem House, Senapati Bapat Road, Lower Parel, Mumbai - 400 013.
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