Information about Spiramycin
How spiramycin works
Spiramycin is a macrolide antibiotic. It stops bacterial growth by inhibiting synthesis of essential proteins, which are required by bacteria to carry out vital functions.
Common side effects of spiramycin
Nausea, Vomiting, Abdominal pain, Diarrhoea, Allergy
Available Medicine for Spiramycin
- ₹475Abbott India Ltd1 variant(s)
- ₹413Macleods Pharmaceuticals Pvt Ltd1 variant(s)
- ₹435Dahlia Pharmaceutical Pvt Ltd1 variant(s)
- ₹124Cipla Ltd1 variant(s)
- ₹435Cureill Pharma Pvt. Ltd.1 variant(s)
Expert advice for Spiramycin
- Always take the complete course of treatment, as advised by your doctor even if you feel better.
- Never take an antibiotic for a viral infection like a cold or the flu.
- Can lead to nausea and diarrhoea frequently. If this becomes severe or persistent or you notice that your stool contains blood or mucus you should stop taking Spiramycin immediately and consult your doctor.
- Inform your doctor if you develop a rash or other unexpected symptoms.
- Inform your doctor if you have ever been diagnosed with liver problems.
Frequently asked questions for Spiramycin
Q. What is spiramycin metronidazole, and for what disease it is used?
It is a combination drug product which contains both spiramycin and metronidazole. It is used to treat dental abscess, cellulites of the jaw, inflammation of the gum tissue around molar teeth (pericoronitis), inflammation of the gum tissue (gingivitis), inflammation of the mouth and lips (stomatitis), inflammation of parotid glands (parotitis), inflammation of the submandibular salivary gland (submaxillaritis), and prevention of local, post-operation infectious complications following dental & oral surgery. Please consult your doctor before taking the drug.