Tetrastar 500mg Capsule

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Cadila Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Composition for Tetrastar 500mg Capsule

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Primarily used for

Potentiallyunsafewith
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Pregnancy
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Kidney
10.74
₹1.07/Capsule
10 capsules in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Tetrastar Capsule

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Uses of Tetrastar Capsule

Tetrastar 500mg Capsule is used in the treatment of Bacterial infections.
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Side effects of Tetrastar Capsule

Common

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

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How to use Tetrastar Capsule

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 Tetrastar 500mg Capsule empty stomach (1 hour before food or 2 hours after food).

How Tetrastar Capsule works

Tetrastar 500mg capsule is an antibiotic. It stops bacterial growth by inhibiting synthesis of essential proteins, which are required by bacteria to carry out vital functions.

In Depth Information on Tetrastar Capsule

Expert advice for Tetrastar Capsule

  • Caution is advised while taking tetracycline if you are sensitive to light; suffer from myasthenia gravis (neuromuscular disease characterized by very weak muscles and unusual tiredness), liver and kidney disorder.
  • Do not take tetracycline with milk, milk containing product or food derived from milk.
  • Do not take iron and calcium supplements, antacids, or laxatives within 2 hours before or after taking tetracycline. 
  • Avoid exposure to sunlight as tetracyclines may make your skin more sensitive to sunlight.
  • Inform your doctor if you have intolerance to sucrose or lactose.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Tetrastar 500mg Capsule
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Alcohol
SAFE
It is generally safe to consume alcohol with Tetrastar 500mg Capsule.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Tetrastar 500mg 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
Tetrastar 500mg Capsule is probably safe to use during lacta
tion. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
SAFE
Tetrastar 500mg Capsule does not usually affect your ability to drive.
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Kidney
UNSAFE
Tetrastar 500mg Capsule is probably unsafe to use in patients with kidney disease and should be avoided. Please consult your doctor.

Contraindicated in renal impairment.
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Liver
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Sucramal Suspension, Sufrate O Suspension, Epsolin 50mg/2ml Injection, Sucrasure 500mg Suspension

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