Crixan 500Mg Inj
SUN PHARMA LABORATORIES LTD.
Crixan 500Mg Inj belongs to the group of medicines known as macrolide antibiotics used to treat infections caused by bacteria such as bronchitis, pneumonia, throat, sinus, skin and soft tissue infections. It is prescribed for treating severe infections or when oral therapy is ineffective. A bacterial infection is a condition in which bacteria grow in the body and cause infection. It can target any body part and multiply very quickly.
Crixan 500Mg Inj contains 'Clarithromycin', which works by killing the bacteria that cause the infection by preventing the synthesis of essential proteins necessary for the survival of the bacteria. Thereby, it effectively treats bacterial infections.
Crixan 500Mg Inj will be administered by a healthcare professional; do not self-administer. You may experience injection site phlebitis (redness, swelling, and pain), headache, nausea (feeling sick) or vomiting (being sick), stomach cramps or tummy pain, and diarrhoea. Most of these side effects of Crixan 500Mg Inj do not require medical attention and gradually resolve over time. Please consult your doctor if these side effects become troublesome.
Inform your doctor if you are pregnant, suspect you are pregnant, plan to have a baby or if you are breastfeeding; your doctor will prescribe Crixan 500Mg Inj only if the benefits outweigh the risk. Let your doctor know if you have/had liver problems; your doctor may need to monitor your liver function. Crixan 500Mg Inj may cause dizziness, confusion, and loss of balance. If you experience these, you should not drive or operate machinery. Let your doctor know about your medical condition and the medications you are taking to avoid any interactions.
Crixan 500Mg Inj belongs to the group of medicines known as macrolide antibiotics used to treat infections caused by bacteria such as lower respiratory tract infections (acute and chronic bronchitis and pneumonia), upper respiratory tract infections (sinusitis and pharyngitis), and skin & soft tissue infections [folliculitis (inflammation of hair follicles), erysipelas (large raised red patches on the skin), cellulitis (bacterial skin infection)]. Crixan 500Mg Inj works by preventing the production of proteins required by the bacteria for its survival. Thereby killing the bacteria and treating infections. Crixan 500Mg Inj is prescribed for treating severe infections or when oral therapy is ineffective.
Do not take Crixan 500Mg Inj if you are allergic or hypersensitive to clarithromycin, any of the ingredients in Crixan 500Mg Inj, any other macrolide antibiotic, or ketolide (macrolide derivatives). Consult your doctor if you are pregnant or breastfeeding. Inform your doctor if you have/had hypokalemia (abnormally low levels of potassium in the blood), hypomagnesemia (abnormally low levels of magnesium in the blood), severe kidney or liver problems, heart rhythm disorders, heart problems, or are prone to fungal infections (e.g. thrush).
Drug-Drug Interactions: Crixan 500Mg Inj interacts with certain medicines used to treat migraine (ergotamine, dihydroergotamine), antihistamines (terfenadine, astemizole), medications used to treat stomach disorders (cisapride or domperidone), antipsychotic drug (pimozide), statins or medicines used to lower levels of cholesterol (lovastatin, simvastatin, lomitapide, atorvastatin), certain sedative medications (midazolam), GOUT medications (colchicine), medicines used to treat heart attack, chest pain or angina (ticagrelor or ranolazine), medicines used to treat anxiety and panic disorder (alprazolam), and medications used to treat asthma or chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (budesonide/formoterol)
Drug-Food Interactions: No relevant interactions found.
Drug-Disease Interactions: Inform your doctor if you have liver problems, renal dysfunction, heart rhythm disorder (arrhythmia) or QT prolongation, electrolyte imbalance (low potassium or magnesium level), and muscle problems (myasthenia gravis).
It is advisable to avoid or limit alcohol intake.
Please consult your doctor if you are pregnant or planning for pregnancy.
It is not known if Crixan 500Mg Inj passes into breastmilk. Please consult your doctor.
Crixan 500Mg Inj may cause dizziness, confusion, and loss of balance. Therefore avoid driving or operating machinery if you experience any of these symptoms.
Caution is advised. If you have/had liver problems, your doctor may need to monitor your liver function or discontinue treatment.
Consult your doctor if you have kidney problems, as your doctor may need to adjust the dose.
Crixan 500Mg Inj is not recommended for children as safety and effectiveness have not been established.
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Bacterial infection: A bacterial infection is a condition in which harmful bacteria enter, multiply, and infect the body. It can target any body part and multiply very quickly. When you get infected with bacteria, you can experience generalized symptoms like fever, chills, and fatigue. Anyone can become infected with a bacterial infection. But, people with a weak immune system or taking immunosuppressive medicines are more prone to bacterial infection.
Crixan 500Mg Inj
Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd., SUN HOUSE, CTS No. 201 B/1, Western Express Highway, Goregaon (E), Mumbai 400063
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