Home>Walagat>walagat 400 mg tablet

Walagat 400 mg Tablet

Wallace Pharmaceuticals Pvt Ltd

Composition for Walagat 400 mg Tablet

Prescription Required

Primary uses of Walagat 400 mg Tablet

BANNED FOR SALE
As per the Drugs and Cosmetics Act, Ministry of Health and Family Welfare

Medicine Overview of Walagat Tablet

Uses of Walagat Tablet

Walagat 400 mg Tablet is used in the treatment of bacterial infections. It is also used in infections of urinary tract, tonsils, sinus, nose, throat, female genital organ, skin and soft tissues, windpipe and lungs (pneumonia).

Walagat Tablet side effects

Common

Side Effects of Walagat are Headache, Dizziness, Vomiting, Nausea, Stomach pain, Diarrhoea.

How to use Walagat 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. Walagat 400 mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Walagat Tablet works

Walagat 400 mg Tablet is an antibiotic. It works by preventing the bacterial cells from dividing and repairing, thereby killing the bacteria.

In Depth Information on Walagat Tablet

Expert advice for Walagat Tablet

  • Your doctor has prescribed Walagat 400 mg Tablet to cure your infection and improve symptoms.
  • Do not skip any doses and finish the full course of treatment even if you feel better.
  • Discontinue Walagat 400 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.
  • Notify your doctor if you feel pain in your tendons, numbness, or tingling sensations.
  • Inform your doctor if you are pregnant or planning to conceive or breastfeeding.
video imgplay img
Walagat Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Walagat Tablet
Alcohol
SAFE
It is generally safe to consume alcohol with Walagat 400 mg Tablet.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Walagat 400 mg Tablet 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.
Lactation
CAUTION
Walagat 400 mg Tablet is probably unsafe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggest that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
Walagat 400 mg Tablet may cause diarrhea or rash in the baby
Driving
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.
The most common side effects that can occur when taking Walagat 400 mg Tablet are usually mild nausea, vomiting, stomach ache, diarrhea, dizziness, and headache.This may affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
CAUTION
Walagat 400 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Walagat 400 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Take plenty of water while you are taking this medicine
Liver
There is limited information available on the use of Walagat 400 mg Tablet in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Walagat Tablet?uses

If you miss a dose of Walagat 400 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.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions about Walagat Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Gatifloxacin

Q. Does Walagat contain sulfa?
Walagat does not contain sulfa. It is a fluoroquinolone antibiotic
Q. Is Walagat the same as Zymaxid?
Zymaxid is the brand name for Walagat eye solution
Q. Is gatifloxacin the same as ofloxacin?
Both gatifloxacin and ofloxacin belongs to the different class, i.e. gatifloxacin is second-generation fluoroquinolone whereas ofloxacin is older and first-generation, but their effect may vary upon individual condition or response
Q. What does Walagat treat?
Walagat treats bacterial eye infection (conjunctivitis or red eye) in adults and children older than 1 year of age
Q. Is Walagat banned in India?
Walagat is banned in India for systemic use in human by any route including oral and injectable. Its use as eye drop is not banned.

Severely interacts with other drugs like

Taking Walagat with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Walagat with Tizanidine
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Tizanidine: Tizonec, Tidired, Sirdalud, Tizalide
Walagat with Strontium Chloride
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Strontium Chloride: Bentoform, Strotas
Walagat with Rasagiline
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Rasagiline: Rasalect, Relgin, Rasipar
Walagat with Zinc
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Zinc: Adrovit Z
Walagat with Nimesulide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Nimesulide: Nimsun, Abinim, Nimulis, Neil, Zenee PR, Sanim, Renex, Nimoffin, Selide, Elide
Walagat with Clozapine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Clozapine: Suclosz, Vizopin, Syclop, Lozin, Lozapin, Z Clo, Zaporil, Closin, Clozcare, Skizoril
Walagat with Piribedil
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Piribedil: Trivastal L.A
Walagat with Cinacalcet
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Cinacalcet: Capicet, Setz, Mimcipar, Ceracal
Walagat with Olanzapine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Olanzapine: Oladac, Zolapin, Olisense, Olatig, Olanz, Madwell, Ozinet, Olnee, Pifol, Bitola
Walagat with Magnesium Hydroxide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Magnesium Hydroxide: Mgmax
Walagat with Sodium Bicarbonate
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Sodium Bicarbonate: Sodamax, Sobinix, Sobimed, Soda Bicarb Glycerin
Walagat with Benzydamine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Benzydamine: Ready Rinse, Tantum, Mucobenz
Walagat with Phenindione
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Phenindione: Dindevan
Walagat with Pramipexole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Pramipexole: Pramipex, Prarimol SR, Prarimol, Pramirol, Mirator, Remipex, Pramitrem, Pexopram
Walagat with Phenytoin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Phenytoin: Stoin, Marantin, Notian, Phenytoin Sodium, Phenozed, Episol, Epidium, Epilog, Neptoin, C-Toin
Walagat with Fosphenytoin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Fosphenytoin: Fosphen, Fosentin, Fosolin
Walagat with Pentoxifylline
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Pentoxifylline: Pentovas
Walagat with Ropinirole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Ropinirole: Ropiro, Ropitor, Adrole, Ropeway, Parkirop, Role
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Acenocoumarol / Nicoumalone: Acethromb
Walagat with Warfarin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Warfarin: Sofarin, Warf
Walagat with Oxyphenbutazone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Oxyphenbutazone: Flanil
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Metamizole / Dipyrone: Pyregin, Novalgin RC, Bral
Walagat with Acarbose
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Acarbose: Diadose, Abacus, Disorb, Glubose, K Carb, Glucar, Glucarb, Glucobay, Rebose, Karbocheck
Walagat with Tolbutamide
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Tolbutamide: Told, Rastinon
Walagat with Nateglinide
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Nateglinide: Natiz, Glinate, Natelide
Walagat with Sitagliptin
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Sitagliptin: Januvia, Istavel
Walagat with Glibenclamide
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Glibenclamide: No Gluco, Diabnil, D Con, Semi Daonil, Daonil, Semi-Euglucon, Aviglen, Glybovin, Gliconil, Diabetnil

Substitutes for Walagat Tablet

G Flox 400mg Tablet
Shrinivas Gujarat Laboratories Pvt Ltd
₹6.21/Tablet
3% costlier
₹5.32/Tablet
save 11%
₹7.07/Tablet
18% costlier
₹6.37/Tablet
6% costlier
Neogat 400mg Tablet
Seagull Pharmaceutical Pvt Ltd
₹5.9/Tablet
save 2%
Authored by
1mg Medical Experts Team
Read Our Editorial Policy
Related OTC Products
Electral Powder
MRP18.63% off
18
Enterogermina Oral Suspension
MRP46.191% off
45.7
Aristozyme Liquid Pineapple
MRP88.655% off
84
Evion 400mg Capsule
MRP24.581% off
24.3
Econorm Sachet
MRP486% off
45
Unienzyme Tablet
MRP48.42% off
47.4
Sporlac - DS Tablet
MRP98.459% off
89
Candid 1% Dusting Powder
MRP1157% off
107
Abzorb Anti Fungal Powder
MRP1088% off
99
Tedibar Soap
MRP1302% off
127
Top Ophthalmologists
MBBS, MD
4.9
MBBS, MS, DNB
4.6
MBBS, MS, Fellowship, Fellowship
4.9
MBBS, MS, Fellowship, Fellowship, Fellowship, Fellowship
4.5
MBBS, MD, DNB, Fellowship
4.8
cross img