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NORZY 400MG TABLET

Manufacturer

ZEE-ZEE LABORATORIES LTD.

Pack Of

10 TABLETS

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Product Details

About NORZY 400MG TABLET

NORZY 400MG TABLET belongs to the group of antibiotics called quinolones used to treat bacterial infections of the eye, ear, prostate, urinary tract and gonorrhoea (sexually transmitted disease). Additionally, NORZY 400MG TABLET is used to treat traveller’s diarrhoea. Bacterial infections are caused due to the multiplication of harmful bacteria inside or on the body. Infectious or harmful bacteria can make you sick and reproduce quickly in your body. These harmful bacteria produce chemicals known as toxins, which can damage tissue and make you sick. NORZY 400MG TABLET does not work against infections caused by the virus, including cold and flu.

NORZY 400MG TABLET contains norfloxacin it has a rapid bactericidal action and inhibits synthesis of bacterial deoxyribonucleic acid (DNA). An enzyme called DNA gyrase plays a key role in this process. On the other hand, NORZY 400MG TABLET has a broad spectrum of antibacterial activity against gram-positive and gram-negative aerobic bacteria.

NORZY 400MG TABLET available in various forms. The dose and duration of NORZY 400MG TABLET can vary depending upon your condition and severity of the infection. Also, it is recommended to complete the course of medicine even if you feel better as it is an antibiotic, and leaving it in between may lead to even severe infection that will, in fact, stop responding to the antibiotic as well (antibiotic resistance). In some cases, you may experience certain common side-effects such as abdominal cramps, nausea, headache, and dizziness. Most of these side-effects do not require medical attention and will resolve gradually over time. However, you are advised to talk to your doctor if you experience these side-effects persistently.

Before starting NORZY 400MG TABLET, please inform your doctor if you have any allergy (against any antibiotic), kidney or liver problems. Do not take NORZY 400MG TABLET on your own as self-medication may lead to antibiotic-resistance in which antibiotics fail to act against specific bacterial infections. Consult your doctor if you experience pain in tendons, swelling, and inflammation as NORZY 400MG TABLET is associated with an increased risk of tendon rupture and tendonitis at all age groups; this risk is higher in patients older than 60years, are taking corticosteroids, have had kidney, heart or lung transplant. Consult your doctor before taking NORZY 400MG TABLET if you are pregnant or breastfeeding. Avoid alcohol consumption while taking NORZY 400MG TABLET as it causes increased dizziness. NORZY 400MG TABLET may cause dizziness and vision problems, so be cautious while driving.

Uses of NORZY 400MG TABLET

Bacterial infections

Directions for Use

Take NORZY 400MG TABLET one hour before food or two hours after food. Tablet: Swallow NORZY 400MG TABLET as a whole; do not crush or chew the tablet. Eye drops/ointment: Pull the lower eye-lid gently using a finger to form a pocket, position the tube above the eye and gently squeeze a small amount of ointment/drops into the pocket; do not touch the tip of the applicator. Ear drops: Instil 2-3drops into the ear canal; do not touch the tip of the dropper. Always take this medicine exactly as your doctor has told you. Check with your doctor if you are not sure.

Storage

Store in a cool and dry place away from sunlight

Side Effects of NORZY 400MG TABLET

Like all medicines, NORZY 400MG TABLET can also cause side-effects, although not everybody experiences them. Abdominal cramps, nausea, headache, and dizziness are the common side-effects of NORZY 400MG TABLET. Most of these side effects do not require medical attention and gradually resolve over time. However, if the side effects are persistent, reach out to your doctor.

In-Depth Precautions and Warning

Drug Warning

Do not take NORZY 400MG TABLET if you are allergic to any of its contents; if you had swelling or tearing of tendons while taking quinolone antibiotics. NORZY 400MG TABLET is associated with an increased risk of tendon rupture and tendonitis at all age groups; this risk is higher in patients older than 60years, are taking corticosteroids, have had kidney, heart or lung transplant. Consult your doctor immediately if you experience tendon pain, swelling or inflammation while taking NORZY 400MG TABLET. Do not take NORZY 400MG TABLET if you have myasthenia gravis as it may cause increased muscle weakness. Talk to your doctor before taking NORZY 400MG TABLET if you have epilepsy, low levels of potassium, nervous or muscle problems, head injury or brain tumour, diabetes,  rheumatoid arthritis, heart, kidney or liver problems. Avoid consuming caffeine products along with NORZY 400MG TABLET as it might increase the effects of caffeine. Avoid dairy products such as milk and yoghurt while taking NORZY 400MG TABLET as they might decrease the effectiveness of NORZY 400MG TABLET. Maintain a minimum gap of two hours between NORZY 400MG TABLET and antacid, anti-ulcer (sucralfate), anti-HIV (didanosine), vitamin and mineral medicines. Consult your doctor before taking NORZY 400MG TABLET if you are pregnant or breastfeeding. Avoid alcohol consumption while taking NORZY 400MG TABLET as it may cause increased dizziness. NORZY 400MG TABLET may cause dizziness and vision problems, so be cautious while driving.

Safety Advice

  • Alcohol

    Consult Your Doctor

    Avoid consuming alcohol while taking NORZY 400MG TABLET as it may cause increased dizziness.

  • Pregnancy

    NORZY 400MG TABLET belongs to pregnancy category C. Please consult your doctor if you are pregnant, your doctor will prescribe NORZY 400MG TABLET only if the benefits outweigh the risks.

  • Breast Feeding

    It is unknown if NORZY 400MG TABLET passes into breastmilk. Consult your doctor before taking NORZY 400MG TABLET if you are breastfeeding.

  • Driving

    NORZY 400MG TABLET may cause dizziness and vision problems. So, drive only if you are alert.

  • Liver

    Dose adjustment may be needed. Please consult your doctor before taking NORZY 400MG TABLET if you have liver impairment/liver disease.

  • Kidney

    Dose adjustment may be needed. Please consult your doctor if you have any concerns regarding this or if you have kidney impairment/kidney disease before taking NORZY 400MG TABLET.

Other Information (NOR0299)

This item is Not Returnable.

Expires on or after - September 2021

Patients Concern

FAQs

NORZY 400MG TABLET works by inhibiting the synthesis of deoxyribonucleic acid; this prevents the bacteria from repairing and multiplying. Thereby, helps in treating the infections.

NORZY 400MG TABLET may cause photosensitivity (sensitivity to sunlight) and can make you sunburn easily. Avoid prolonged exposure to sunlight or tanning beds. Always wear protective clothing and sunscreen with SPF 30 or higher before going out.

It is recommended to complete the course of NORZY 400MG TABLET even if you feel better as it is an antibiotic, and leaving it in between may lead to even severe infection. To treat your condition effectually continue taking NORZY 400MG TABLET for as long as your doctor has prescribed it.

Avoid consuming dairy products such as milk and yoghurt along with NORZY 400MG TABLET as they can decrease the effectiveness of NORZY 400MG TABLET.

Do not take NORZY 400MG TABLET on your own as self-medication may lead to antibiotic-resistance in which antibiotics fail to act against specific bacterial infections.

Avoid taking antacids or anti-ulcer medicines along with NORZY 400MG TABLET. Maintain a minimum gap of two hours between both.

Do not take vitamin or mineral supplements containing zinc or iron along with NORZY 400MG TABLET. Maintain a minimum gap of two hours between both.

Do not wear contact lens while using NORZY 400MG TABLET eye drops as it could lead to the development of crystals on the contact lens. Wait for at least 15minutes after using NORZY 400MG TABLET before wearing the contact lens.

Consult your doctor before taking NORZY 400MG TABLET if you have diabetes as NORZY 400MG TABLET causes hypoglycaemia (low blood sugar levels). Regularly monitor blood sugar levels while taking NORZY 400MG TABLET to avoid hypoglycaemic events.

NORZY 400MG TABLET may cause changes in liver function tests and prothrombin time (time taken for blood clotting). Inform the person doing the tests that you are taking NORZY 400MG TABLET.

PRODUCT SUBSTITUTES

NORZY 400MG TABLET

Manufacturer/Marketer address

Uchani, G.T. Road, Karnal-132001 Haryana (INDIA)

NORZY 400MG TABLET

NORZY 400MG TABLET

MRP: 48.00

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