Winodyl Syrup

icon
Wincare Remedies

Composition for Winodyl NA Syrup

iconPrescription Required

Primarily used for

Bacterial infections, Parasitic infections
Potentiallyunsafewith
icon
Alcohol
12.26
100 ml in 1 bottle
SOLD OUT

Medicine Overview of Winodyl Syrup

uses

Uses of Winodyl Syrup

Winodyl Syrup is used in the treatment of bacterial infections and parasitic infections.
It is used in infections of the brain, reproductive system, gastrointestinal tract, skin, vagina, and other areas of the body.
uses

Side effects of Winodyl Syrup

Common

Nausea, Headache, Dry mouth, Metallic taste.

uses

How to use Winodyl Syrup

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Measure it with a measuring cup and take it by mouth. Shake well before use. It is better to take Winodyl Syrup with food.
Avoid Winodyl Syrup with herbs/food with anti-platelet activity such as alfalfa, anise, bilberry, grape seed, green tea, turmeric, fenugreek, garlic, ginger.

How Winodyl Syrup works

Winodyl syrup is an antibiotic. It kills the bacteria and other microorganisms that cause infections by damaging the DNA.

In Depth Information on Winodyl Syrup

Expert advice for Winodyl Syrup

  • Always take the complete course of treatment, as advised by your doctor even if you feel better.
  • It may cause side effects like nausea, stomach upset, and a metallic taste in the mouth.
  • If you are using Winodyl in a high dose or for a prolonged time, there is a risk of more side effects, like nerve damage.
  • You should not drink alcohol during or for 48 hours after treatment. You may develop nausea, vomiting, flushing and headache if you take it together.
  • Inform your doctor if you have a liver disease. Your dose may need to be adjusted in severe liver disease.
video imgplay img
Warnings
Special precautions for Winodyl Syrup
icon
Alcohol
CAUTION
Winodyl Syrup may cause symptoms such as flushing, increased
heartbeat, nausea, thirst, chest pain and low blood pressure with alcohol (Disulfiram reactions).
...
+more
icon
Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Winodyl Syrup is probably safe to use during pregnancy.

Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor.
...
+more
icon
Lactation
CAUTION
Winodyl Syrup should be used with caution during lactation. Breast feeding should be held until the treatment of the mother is completed and the drug is eliminated from her body.

If a single dose of Winodyl Syrup is used, it is recommended to hold breastfeeding for 12-24 hours to allow the removal of the drug.
...
+more
icon
Driving
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.

Winodyl Syrup may make you feel sleepy, dizzy, confused. You may have hallucinations, fits (convulsions) or temporary eyesight problems (such as blurred or double vision) affecting your ability to drive.
...
+more
icon
Kidney
SAFE
Winodyl Syrup is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Winodyl Syrup is recommended.

Patients undergoing kidney dialysis should take this medicine after the dialysis treatment.
...
+more
icon
Liver
CAUTION
Winodyl Syrup should be used with caution in patients with l
iver disease. Dose adjustment of Winodyl Syrup may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
...
+more
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Barbinol 20mg/5ml Syrup, Gardenal 30mg Tablet, Gardenal 60mg Tablet, Epsolin 50mg/2ml Injection

Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Metronidazole, 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 for Winodyl NA Syrup

Frequently asked questions for Metronidazole

Winodyl is an antibiotic. It works by killing bacteria and parasites that cause infections in your body.
Winodyl is active against anaerobic bacteria and can be used to treat infections of the blood, brain, lung, bones, genital tract, pelvic area, stomach and intestines, gum ulcers and other dental infections, infected leg ulcers, and pressure sores and to prevent infections after surgery.
Yes, Winodyl is a relatively safe drug if used in prescribed dose and for prescribed duration as advised by your doctor.
Winodyl is an antibiotic and not pain killer.
There is no evidence of Winodyl affecting birth control (contraception) as no interactions have been clinically observed between the two. However, interactions may occur. Please consult your doctor to confirm before taking the two medicines together as you may require a secondary birth control measure while taking Winodyl.
No, Winodyl is not an over the counter (OTC) product. It's a prescription medicine.
Vomiting has been reported as a side effect with Winodyl. However, the exact incidence is not known. Consult your doctor if vomiting occurs while you are taking Winodyl.
Winodyl is indicated for the treatment of infections caused by anaerobic bacteria. It can be indicated for the treatment of urinary tract infections (UTI) only if the underlying cause is anaerobic bacteria. Hence, it is always advisable to consult your doctor who would be able to diagnose your infections and give antibiotics accordingly.
Winodyl is not active against yeast (fungal) infections, hence not recommended to be used for yeast infections.
Yes, Winodyl can be taken for chest infections only once the cause of infection is diagnosed and the antibiotics are recommended by your doctor.
Winodyl can be used for anaerobic sinus infections. Please consult your doctor before taking any antibiotics as the cause of infection must be diagnosed by a doctor before starting the treatment.
Winodyl is not active against chlamydia. Please consult your doctor before taking any treatment for chlamydia. Antibiotics should be taken only as advised by your doctor.
Winodyl is indicated for the treatment of infections caused by anaerobic bacteria. It can be indicated for the treatment of kidney infection only if the underlying cause is anaerobic bacteria. Hence, it is always advisable to consult your doctor who would be able to diagnose your infections and give antibiotics accordingly.
Winodyl is not indicated for the treatment of bronchitis. Consult your doctor if you have symptoms of bronchitis and antibiotics are needed for the same.
Winodyl is indicated for the treatment of infections caused by anaerobic bacteria. It can be indicated for the treatment of diarrhea only if the underlying cause is anaerobic bacteria. Hence, it is always advisable to consult your doctor who would be able to diagnose your infections and give antibiotics accordingly.
Winodyl is not indicated for the treatment of a sore throat. It is indicated for the treatment of infections caused by anaerobic bacteria. Hence, it is always advisable to consult your doctor who would be able to diagnose your infections and give antibiotics accordingly.
Winodyl is indicated for the treatment of infections caused by anaerobic bacteria. So, it can be used for ear infection only if it is caused by anaerobic bacteria. Please consult your doctor in case antibiotics are needed as the antibiotics should be used only once the cause of infection is properly diagnosed.
Winodyl is not a steroid. It is an antibiotic which acts by killing bacteria.
There is no evidence of Winodyl showing carcinogenicity in humans. However, it has shown cancer like growth in mouse and rat studies. Please consult your doctor if you have any questions related to this.
Yes, Winodyl is an antibiotic. It works by killing bacteria and parasites that cause infections in your body.
Winodyl is a bactericidal (kills bacteria) agent. It works by killing bacteria and parasites that cause infections in your body.
Q. Can I take Winodyl with doxycycline?
Winodyl can be taken with doxycycline as no interactions have been clinically seen between the two medicines. However, interactions may occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Winodyl with azithromycin?
Winodyl can be taken with azithromycin as no interactions have been clinically seen between the two medicines. However, interactions may occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Winodyl with tramadol?
Winodyl can be taken with tramadol as no interactions have been clinically seen between the two medicines. However, interactions may occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Winodyl with paracetamol?
Winodyl can be taken with paracetamol as no interactions have been clinically seen between the two medicines. However, interactions may occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Winodyl with fluconazole?
Winodyl can be taken with fluconazole as no interactions have been clinically seen between the two medicines. However, interactions may occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Winodyl with gabapentin?
Winodyl can be taken with gabapentin as no interactions have been clinically seen between the two medicines. However, interactions may occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Winodyl is not known to delay monthly period. Consult your doctor if it occurs as this could be due to some other condition which needs attention.
No, Winodyl is not shown to affect birth control. It is an antibiotic and works in your body by killing bacteria and parasites that cause infection.
Winodyl plays no role in the treatment of infertility. It is an antibiotic and works in your body by killing bacteria and parasites that cause infection.
Dark urine has been reported to be an uncommon side effect with Winodyl. If you develop dark urine, talk to your doctor immediately. You may need to stop the medicine.
Yes, Winodyl may cause constipation. Consult your doctor if you have constipation during Winodyl therapy.
Winodyl is not a sulfa-containing drug.
Tiredness has not been reported as a side effect of Winodyl. In case you experience tiredness while taking Winodyl. Please consult your doctor.
There have been reports that Winodyl may cause nausea. However, the exact incidence is not known. Consult your doctor if nausea occurs and persists for a long time when you are taking Winodyl.
+more

Substitutes for Winodyl

No substitutes found for this medicine
Top Physicians
doctor
Dr. Pooja Khosla
MBBS, MD, Fellowship
4.5
doctor
4.4
doctor
Dr. Yoginder Gupta
MBBS, MD, Fellowship, Fellowship
5.0
doctor
Dr. Suman Kirti
MBBS, MD, Fellowship, Fellowship
4.3
cross img