Zocin DS 100mg/5ml Suspension

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Composition for Zocin DS 100mg/5ml Suspension

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60 ml in 1 bottle
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Medicine Overview of Zocin DS Suspension

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Uses of Zocin DS Suspension

Zocin DS 100mg/5ml Suspension 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).
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Side effects of Zocin DS Suspension

Common

Nausea, Diarrhoea, Allergic reaction.

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How to use Zocin DS Suspension

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. Zocin DS 100mg/5ml Suspension may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Zocin DS Suspension works

Zocin ds 100mg/5ml suspension is an antibiotic. It kills bacteria by preventing them from reproducing and repairing themselves. This treats your infection.

In Depth Information on Zocin DS Suspension

Expert advice for Zocin DS Suspension

  • Your doctor has prescribed Zocin ds 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 Zocin ds 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.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Zocin DS 100mg/5ml Suspension
Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Zocin DS 100mg/5ml Suspension 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.
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Lactation
CAUTION
Zocin DS 100mg/5ml Suspension is probably usafe to use durin
g lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
Zocin DS 100mg/5ml Suspension may make you feel dizzy, drows
y or affect your vision. Do not drive until your vision is clear.
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Kidney
CAUTION
Zocin DS 100mg/5ml Suspension should be used with caution in
patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Zocin DS 100mg/5ml Suspension may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
CAUTION
Zocin DS 100mg/5ml Suspension should be used with caution in
patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Zocin DS 100mg/5ml Suspension may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Trental 400mg Tablet, Alkepin 25mg Tablet DT, Manza 15mg Tablet, Cyblex 60mg XR Tablet

Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Ofloxacin, 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.
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Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Zocin DS 100mg/5ml Suspension

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Zocin ds is used to treat bacterial infections of the kidneys or bladder (urinary tract), chest or lungs, male or female sex organs (genital tract) which include gonorrhea, a sexually transmitted infection that can affect both men and women, and skin and soft tissue infections.
Zocin ds is a fluoroquinolone antibiotic and it works by killing the bacteria (bactericidal) that cause infections.
Zocin ds is an antibiotic and it belongs to the group of fluoroquinolones.
Zocin ds is bactericidal (kills bacteria) and shows antibacterial activity against wide range of both gram negative and gram positive micro-organisms.
Zocin ds is not a penicillin. Zocin ds belongs to fluoroquinolone group of antibiotics.
Zocin ds is not a pain killer. It is a fluoroquinolone antibiotic.
Zocin ds is not a sulfa drug. Zocin ds belongs to the group of fluoroquinolone antibiotics.
Zocin ds does not contain sulfa. Zocin ds belongs to a group of medicines called fluoroquinolone antibiotics.
Zocin ds does not affect birth control. No interactions have been seen when Zocin ds is used with contraceptive pills. However, always talk to your doctor if you are asked to take any medicines when you are also taking birth control pills.
Zocin ds does not contain penicillin. Zocin ds belongs to fluoroquinolone group of antibiotics.
Zocin ds is active against chlamydia and can be used for treating the chlamydia infections. Please consult your doctor before taking any antibiotics for your infections.
Yes, Zocin ds does expire. All the medicines come with an expiry date mentioned on the pack. You must check the expiry date before using any medicine.
Q. Can I take Zocin ds with paracetamol?
Zocin ds can be taken with paracetamol. No drug-drug interactions have been reported between the two. However, interactions can occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Zocin ds with ibuprofen?
Zocin ds when taken with Ibuprofen, can increase the risk of some side effects. There are a few reports of seizures or fits when these ibuprofen has been taken with Zocin ds. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
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