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Zyquin 400mg Infusion

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Composition for Zyquin 400mg Infusion

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Primary uses of Zyquin Infusion

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

Medicine Overview of Zyquin Infusion


Uses of Zyquin Infusion

Zyquin 400mg Infusion 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).

Zyquin Infusion side effects


Nausea, Diarrhoea, Allergic reaction.


How to use Zyquin Infusion

Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self-administer.

How Zyquin Infusion works

Zyquin 400mg Infusion is an antibiotic. It kills bacteria by preventing them from reproducing and repairing themselves. This treats your infection.

In Depth Information on Zyquin Infusion

Expert advice for Zyquin Infusion

  • Your doctor has prescribed Zyquin 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 Zyquin 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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Zyquin Infusion related warnings
Special precautions for Zyquin Infusion
It is generally safe to consume alcohol with Zyquin 400mg Infusion.
Zyquin 400mg Infusion 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.
Zyquin 400mg Infusion is probably unsafe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggest that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
Zyquin 400mg Infusion may cause diarrhea or rash in the baby
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.
The most common side effects that can occur when taking Zyquin 400mg Infusion are usually mild nausea, vomiting, stomach ache, diarrhea, dizziness, and headache.This may affect your ability to drive.
Zyquin 400mg Infusion should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Zyquin 400mg Infusion may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Take plenty of water while you are taking this medicine
There is limited information available on the use of Zyquin 400mg Infusion in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Zyquin Infusion?uses

If you miss a dose of Zyquin 400mg Infusion, 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 Zyquin Infusion

Frequently asked questions about Gatifloxacin

Zyquin treats bacterial eye infection (conjunctivitis or red eye) in adults and children older than 1 year of age
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
Zymaxid is the brand name for Zyquin eye solution
Zyquin does not contain sulfa. It is a fluoroquinolone antibiotic
Zyquin 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 Zyquin with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Zyquin with Selegiline
Medicines with composition Selegiline: Jumex
Zyquin with Rasagiline
Medicines with composition Rasagiline: Rasalect, Relgin, Rasipar
Zyquin with Tizanidine
Medicines with composition Tizanidine: Sirdalud, Tizalide, Ginox
Zyquin with Strontium Chloride
Medicines with composition Strontium Chloride: Strotas
Zyquin with Analgin
Medicines with composition Analgin: Novalgin RC, Bral
Medicines with composition Acenocoumarol / Nicoumalone: Acethromb, Nicoz
Zyquin with Ropinirole
Medicines with composition Ropinirole: Ropiro, Ropitor, Adrole, Ropeway, Parkirop, Role
Zyquin with Nimesulide
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Medicines with composition Cinacalcet: Capicet, Setz, Mimcipar, Ceracal
Zyquin with Pramipexole
Medicines with composition Pramipexole: Pramipex, Prarimol SR, Prarimol, Pramirol, Mirator, Remipex, Pramitrem, Pexopram
Zyquin with Piribedil
Medicines with composition Piribedil: Trivastal L.A
Zyquin with Oxyphenbutazone
Medicines with composition Oxyphenbutazone: Sioril
Zyquin with Fosphenytoin
Medicines with composition Fosphenytoin: Fosphen, Fosentin, Fosolin
Zyquin with Warfarin
Medicines with composition Warfarin: Sofarin, Warf, Uniwarfin
Zyquin with Magaldrate
Medicines with composition Magaldrate: Magflux
Zyquin with Clozapine
Zyquin with Phenindione
Medicines with composition Phenindione: Dindevan
Zyquin with Pentoxifylline
Medicines with composition Pentoxifylline: Pentovas, Flowpent, Flexital, Trental
Medicines with composition AMINO SALICYLIC ACID: Rexite BT
Zyquin with Sitagliptin
Medicines with composition Sitagliptin: Januvia, Istavel, Zita
Zyquin with Tolbutamide
Medicines with composition Tolbutamide: Rastinon
Zyquin with Acarbose
Zyquin with Nateglinide
Medicines with composition Nateglinide: Natiz, Glinate, Natelide
Zyquin with Glibenclamide
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