Terramycin SF Capsule

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Pfizer Ltd

Composition for Terramycin SF Capsule

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9.89
₹1.24/Capsule
8 capsules in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Terramycin SF Capsule

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Uses of Oxytetracycline

Oxytetracycline is used in the treatment of bacterial infections.
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Side effects of Oxytetracycline

Common

Nausea, Vomiting, Diarrhoea.

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How to use Oxytetracycline

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. It is better to take Terramycin SF Capsule empty stomach.

How Terramycin SF Capsule works

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

Vitamin B is used in the treatment of nutritional deficiencies.
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Side effects of Vitamin B

Common

Flushing (sense of warmth in the face, ears, neck and trunk), Gastrointestinal disturbance, Decreased white blood cell count.

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How to use Vitamin B

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. It is better to take Terramycin SF Capsule empty stomach.

How Terramycin SF Capsule works

Vitamin b provides essential nutrients.

In Depth Information on Terramycin SF Capsule

Expert advice for Oxytetracycline

  • Your doctor has prescribed Oxytetracycline to cure your infection and improve symptoms.
  • Take Oxytetracycline with food and plenty of fluids to avoid an upset stomach and acid reflux.
  • Do not skip any doses and finish the full course of treatment even if you feel better.
  • Do not take calcium, antacids or iron at least 2 hours before or 6 hours after taking Oxytetracycline.
  • Discontinue Oxytetracycline 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.
Warnings
Special precautions for Terramycin SF Capsule
Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Terramycin SF 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.
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Lactation
Terramycin SF Capsule is probably safe to use during lactati
on. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
SAFE
Terramycin SF Capsule does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
UNSAFE
Terramycin SF Capsule is probably unsafe to use in patients
with kidney disease and should be avoided. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
UNSAFE
Terramycin SF Capsule is probably unsafe to use in patients
with liver disease and should be avoided. Please consult your doctor.
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Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Terramycin SF Capsule

Frequently asked questions for 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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Substitutes for Terramycin SF

No substitutes found for this medicine
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