No, you should avoid using milk and milk products while taking Arcycline. Consuming dairy products along with Arcycline can decrease its absorption from the stomach, which may lead to inadequate affect of this medicine.
Q. How long after taking Arcycline can I eat?
It is best to wait for 2 hours after consuming Arcycline. Consuming food along with Arcycline may decrease its absorption from the stomach.
Q. Can I take Arcycline with food if its causing stomach upset?
Yes, you can take Arcycline with food if its causing you stomach upset. However, avoid consuming milk and milk products 1 hr before and 2 hr after taking this medicine.
Q. How long does Arcycline takes to work?
Usually, Arcycline starts working soon after taking it. However, it may take some days to kill all the harmful bacteria and make you feel better.
Q. Can the use of Arcycline cause diarrhea?
Yes, the use of Arcycline can cause diarrhea. It is an antibiotic which kills the harmful bacteria. However, it also affects the helpful bacteria in your stomach or intestine and causes diarrhea. If diarrhea persists, talk to your doctor about it.
Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 7th Dec 2018. The medicine details are for information purpose only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicine.