Unitrocin 125mg Dry Syrup

Glenmark Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Composition for Unitrocin 125mg Dry Syrup

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Primarily used for

30 ml in 1 bottle

Medicine Overview of Unitrocin Dry Syrup


Uses of Unitrocin Dry Syrup

Unitrocin 125mg Dry Syrup is used in the treatment of bacterial infections
It is used in infections of tonsils, sinus, ear, nose, throat, skin and soft tissues, windpipe and lungs (pneumonia).

Side effects of Unitrocin Dry Syrup


Nausea, Vomiting, Abdominal pain, Diarrhoea, Allergy.


How to use Unitrocin Dry Syrup

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Dissolve the powder in sterile water. Shake well and use. Unitrocin 125mg Dry Syrup may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.
Avoid Unitrocin 125mg Dry Syrup with tyramine-rich food such as cheese, smoked fish, meats and some types of beer.

How Unitrocin Dry Syrup works

Unitrocin 125mg Dry Syrup is a macrolide 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 Unitrocin Dry Syrup

Expert advice for Unitrocin Dry Syrup

  • Your doctor has prescribed Unitrocin to cure your infection and improve symptoms.
  • It is better to take with food to avoid an upset stomach.
  • Do not skip any doses and finish the full course of treatment even if you feel better.
  • 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.
  • Do not take antacids 2 hours before or after taking Unitrocin.
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Unitrocin Dry Syrup related warnings
Special precautions for Unitrocin Dry Syrup
It is generally safe to consume alcohol with Unitrocin 125mg Dry Syrup.
Unitrocin 125mg Dry Syrup 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.
Unitrocin 125mg Dry Syrup 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.

There may be a possibility of diarrhea or rash in the baby.
Unitrocin 125mg Dry Syrup may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, t
ired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Unitrocin 125mg Dry Syrup should be used with caution in pat
ients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Unitrocin 125mg Dry Syrup may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Unitrocin 125mg Dry Syrup is probably safe to use in patient
s with liver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Unitrocin 125mg Dry Syrup may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Riztran 10mg Tablet, Riztran 5mg Tablet, Walacort 0.5mg Tablet, Trofentyl 50mcg Injection

Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Clarithromycin, 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.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions about Unitrocin Dry Syrup

Frequently asked questions about Clarithromycin

Q. Is clarithromycin a penicillin, antibiotic, or a fluoroquinolone?
Clarithromycin is a macrolide antibiotic, not a penicillin or fluoroquinolone
Unitrocin is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor
Unitrocin can be used to treat bacterial vaginosis unless resistance has not been developed against clindamycin or any macrolide antibiotic (Unitrocin. azithromycin, etc.)
Unitrocin is gluten free. However, please refer to package insert of the prescribed brand before use. Unitrocin is not a sulfa drug/does not contain sulpha
Q. Can I take clarithromycin with amoxicillin, paracetamol, ibuprofen, omeprazole, metronidazole or Nyquil?
Yes clarithromycin can be taken with amoxicillin, paracetamol, ibuprofen, omeprazole, metronidazole or Nyquil. Always consult your physician before use
Unitrocin does not cause drowsiness when taken as prescribed. But, it may cause insomnia (sleeplessness) and thrush (infection of mouth caused by candida fungus)
When taken with birth control pills, Unitrocin does not affect birth control.

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