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FLAGYL SYRUP 60ML

Manufacturer

ABBOTT HEALTHCARE PVT LTD

Pack Of

1 SUSPENSION

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Product Details

About FLAGYL SYRUP 60ML

FLAGYL SYRUP 60ML belongs to a group of medicines known as antibiotics used to treat various infections caused by bacteria and parasites (amoeba). It is prescribed for the treatment of diarrhoea caused by microorganisms Clostridium difficile, Entamoeba histolytica and Giardia lamblia. Additionally, it also treats vaginal and other bacterial infections.

FLAGYL SYRUP 60ML slows the growth or sometimes kills the harmful bacteria and parasites (amoeba) by preventing the production of proteins required by the harmful microorganism for its survival.  It is bactericidal and works by killing bacteria that cause infections. It prevents the division of bacterial cells and inhibits the repairing of bacterial cells. Altogether it kills the bacteria. FLAGYL SYRUP 60ML does not treat a viral infection like flu or a common cold.

FLAGYL SYRUP 60ML is available in 250 mg tablets, 500 mg capsules, vaginal creams/inserts, topical cream and injection. Your doctor will decide the dose depending on the type of infection that is being treated. FLAGYL SYRUP 60ML can be taken with or without food. You should not take any alcoholic beverages during your treatment as it can cause flushing and a general feeling of being unwell. Some common side effects of FLAGYL SYRUP 60ML are nausea, vomiting, upset stomach, loss of appetite, dry mouth, and metallic taste. If these effects appear and are bothersome, call your doctor or pharmacist.

FLAGYL SYRUP 60ML should not be used during pregnancy, especially during the first trimester. So, let your doctor know if you are pregnant or planning to get pregnant. You should not breastfeed while taking FLAGYL SYRUP 60ML as it passes into the breastmilk, and can affect the baby. Do not drive or operate heavy machinery after taking FLAGYL SYRUP 60ML as it may cause dizziness, drowsiness and make you less alert.

You should immediately report to the doctor in case you have symptoms of dehydration like dehydration dry mouth, excessive thirst, wrinkled skin, little or no urination, dizziness and lightheadedness. In some cases, prolonged intake of FLAGYL SYRUP 60ML has been associated with leukopenia (low count of white blood cells). Use of FLAGYL SYRUP 60ML is contraindicated in the patient suffering from central nervous system (CNS) diseases like seizures (fits). Intake of probiotics, prebiotics and plenty of fluids is recommended if you are suffering from dysentery and diarrhoea.

Uses of FLAGYL SYRUP 60ML

Bacterial Infections, Diahorrea due to Entamoeba histolytica, Giardia lamblia, or Clostridium difficile, Vaginal bacterial infections, Dental infections, Post-surgery infections, Skin bacterial infections

Directions for Use

FLAGYL SYRUP 60ML is available in 250 mg tablets, 500 mg capsules, vaginal creams/inserts, topical cream and injection. Your doctor will decide the dose depending on the type of infection that is being treated. FLAGYL SYRUP 60ML can be taken with or without food. You should not take any alcoholic beverages during your treatment as it can cause flushing and a general feeling of being unwell.

Storage

Store in a cool and dry place away from sunlight

Side Effects of FLAGYL SYRUP 60ML

Most of the side effects of FLAGYL SYRUP 60ML do not require medical attention and gradually resolve over time. However, if the side effects are persistent, reach out to your doctor. The most common side effect of FLAGYL SYRUP 60ML are nausea, vomiting, upset stomach, loss of appetite, dry mouth, and metallic taste. It is not necessary for everyone to experience the above side effects. In case of any discomfort, speak with a doctor.

In-Depth Precautions and Warning

Drug Warning

FLAGYL SYRUP 60ML should not be used during pregnancy, especially during the first trimester. So, let your doctor know if you are pregnant or planning to get pregnant. You should not breastfeed while taking FLAGYL SYRUP 60ML as it passes into the breastmilk, and can affect the baby. Do not drive or operate heavy machinery after taking FLAGYL SYRUP 60ML as it may cause dizziness, drowsiness and make you less alert. Do not take FLAGYL SYRUP 60ML if you are allergic to FLAGYL SYRUP 60ML or other antibiotics, blood thinners (coumarins, warfarin), anti-epileptic drugs (phenobarbital, phenytoin, primidone), anti-cancer drugs (busulfan, fluorouracil, mycophenolate). You should immediately report to the doctor in case you have symptoms of dehydration like dehydration dry mouth, excessive thirst, wrinkled skin, little or no urination, dizziness and lightheadedness. In some cases, prolonged intake of FLAGYL SYRUP 60ML has been associated with leukopenia (low count of white blood cells). Use of FLAGYL SYRUP 60ML is contraindicated in the patient suffering from central nervous system (CNS) diseases like seizures (fits). Intake of probiotics, prebiotics and plenty of fluids is recommended if you are suffering from dysentery and diarrhoea.

Safety Advice

  • Alcohol

    Consult Your Doctor

    You are recommended not to consume alcohol along with FLAGYL SYRUP 60ML to avoid unpleasant side-effects.

  • Pregnancy

    Consult Your Doctor

    FLAGYL SYRUP 60ML should not be used during pregnancy, especially during the first trimester.

  • Breast Feeding

    Take FLAGYL SYRUP 60ML only when prescribed, it is known to pass on in a limited quantity via breast milk to the child.

  • Driving

    Consult Your Doctor

    FLAGYL SYRUP 60ML may affect driving as it causes dizziness.

  • Liver

    FLAGYL SYRUP 60ML to be taken with caution, especially if you have a history of liver diseases/conditions. The dose may have to be adjusted by your doctor.

  • Kidney

    FLAGYL SYRUP 60ML to be taken with caution, especially if you have a history of Kidney diseases/conditions. Dose may have to be adjusted by your doctor.

Other Information (FLA0002)

This item is Not Returnable.

Expires on or after - September 2021

Patients Concern

FAQs

No, this is an antibiotic medication. You need to complete the full course even if you start to feel better to prevent infection return.

Yes, it could be due to jaundice as in rare cases FLAGYL SYRUP 60ML can lead to it. Please consult your doctor immediately if the yellowing of the skin persists and does not subside.

No. You should complete the full course of FLAGYL SYRUP 60ML as prescribed by your doctor. After completing the full course of FLAGYL SYRUP 60ML will work. You must take FLAGYL SYRUP 60ML at the right dose, right times, and for the right numbers of days.

No. FLAGYL SYRUP 60ML is an antibacterial medicine that acts only against bacterial infections and not viral infections like common cold and flu. You should not take FLAGYL SYRUP 60ML without prior consulting your doctor. Self-medication is dangerous and can lower the efficacy of FLAGYL SYRUP 60ML, leading to antibiotic resistance.

If you miss a dose of FLAGYL SYRUP 60ML, take the missed dose as soon as you remember it. However, if it's almost time for the next dose, do not take a double dose to make up for a missed one.

PRODUCT SUBSTITUTES

FLAGYL SYRUP 60ML

Manufacturer/Marketer address

401, LSC, C-Block, Mohan Place Saraswati Vihar Delhi DL 110034 In

FLAGYL SYRUP 60ML

FLAGYL SYRUP 60ML

MRP: 30.10

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60 ml Suspension in 1 Bottle