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TERRAMYCIN 500 MG CAPSULE

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Composition FOR TERRAMYCIN

Oxytetracycline(500 mg)

food interaction for TERRAMYCIN

alcohol interaction for TERRAMYCIN

pregnancy interaction for TERRAMYCIN

lactation interaction for TERRAMYCIN

medicine interaction for TERRAMYCIN

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alcohol
pregnancy
lactation
medicine
It is better to take Terramycin 500 mg capsule empty stomach (1 hour before food or 2 hours after food).
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Terramycin 500 mg capsule 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.
WEIGH RISKS VS. BENEFITS
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.

SALT INFORMATION FOR TERRAMYCIN

Oxytetracycline(500 mg)

Uses

Terramycin 500 mg capsule is used in the treatment of bacterial infections

How it works

Terramycin 500 mg capsule 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

Rash, Nausea, Photosensitivity, Vomiting, Loss of appetite, Haemolytic anemia, Diarrhoea, Urticaria

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Expert advice FOR TERRAMYCIN

  • Always take oxytetracycline 1 hour before or 2 hours after meals as food and some dairy products may interfere with drug absorption.
  • If you are taking oxytetracycline for long-term, you may need periodic laboratory evaluation of organ systems such as blood tests, kidney and liver function tests. 
  • Exercise caution if you are an elderly patient or have renal or hepatic impairment, myasthenia gravis (abnormal, progressive weakness of muscles), and systemic lupus erythematosus (auto immune disease in which immune system attacks its own organs)

Frequently asked questions FOR TERRAMYCIN

Oxytetracycline

Q. Is oxytetracycline is same as tetracycline?
No, both the drugs are different

Q. Can I take oxytetracycline for cystitis/tonsillitis/gum infection?
Oxytetracycline can be taken for cystitis and gum infection but not in case of tonsillitis. Please follow your doctor's advice regarding its use

Q. Does oxytetracycline cause weight gain?
No, it doesn't cause weight gain. However, consult your doctor if you experience such side effect

Q. Does oxytetracycline affect the contraceptive implant?
No, oxytetracycline doesn't affect contraceptive implants.

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Content on this page was last updated on 12 January, 2017, by Dr. Varun Gupta (MD Pharmacology)