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Xintop- M Suspension 50ml

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HYGIENIC RESEARCH INSTITUTE

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About Xintop- M Suspension 50ml

Xintop- M Suspension 50ml is a combination of antibacterial (ofloxacin) and anti-amoebic (metronidazole). This is used to treat various infections caused by bacteria and dysentery caused due to amoeba. A bacterial infection is a condition in which harmful bacteria enter, multiply, and infect our bodies. It can target any body part and multiple very quickly. Amoebic dysentery can be caused due to Entamoeba histolytica, Giardia lamblia, or Clostridium difficile.

Xintop- M Suspension 50ml is a combination of two antibiotics that include Ofloxacin and Metronidazole. Ofloxacin prevents the division of bacterial cells. It also inhibits the repairing of bacterial cells. Both these actions lead to the killing of the bacteria. Metronidazole kills parasites and anaerobic bacteria that are responsible for causing infections. It works by damaging their DNA. Both are bactericidal in nature, and collectively they help in treating the disease effectively.

Xintop- M Suspension 50ml should be taken in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. It is advised to take it with food and be taken at a fixed time to achieve maximum effect. In some cases, you may experience nausea, vomiting, upset of stomach, loss of appetite, dry mouth, and metallic taste. Metronidazole can also cause headache, dizziness, drowsiness, and confusion. Most of these side effects of Xintop- M Suspension 50ml do not require medical attention and gradually resolve over time. However, if the side effects are persistent, reach out to your doctor. If you experience any allergic reaction symptoms such as rashes, itching, swelling, shortness of breath, etc., please consult your doctor immediately.

It is not advisable to stop taking Xintop- M Suspension 50ml suddenly to avoid unpleasant side effects. The full course prescribed by the doctor should be completed. Inform your doctor if you have any lung disease, epilepsy, sleeping disorder, or difficulty sleeping (sleep apnoea), severe liver disease, or problem with alcohol or other prescription recreational drugs. Xintop- M Suspension 50ml should not be used by the pregnant women (especially during the first trimester), breastfeeding mother and patients with liver diseases, low blood white cells (leukopenia), seizures (fits), gastro intestine diseases (like Crohn's disease, Inflammatory bowel disease etc.) and other neurological related diseases. Do not drive or operate heavy machinery as it can lower your mental alertness and cause dizziness.

Uses of Xintop- M Suspension 50ml

Bacterial infection, Diarrhea, Dysentry, Intestinal infection

Medicinal Benefits

Xintop- M Suspension 50ml is a combination of two antibiotics that include Ofloxacin and Metronidazole. Ofloxacin prevents the division of bacterial cells. It also inhibits the repairing of bacterial cells. Both these actions lead to the killing of the bacteria. Metronidazole kills parasites and bacteria that are responsible for causing infections. It works by damaging their DNA. Both are bactericidal in nature.

Directions for Use

Xintop- M Suspension 50ml can be taken with or without food (excluding dairy products). Always take Xintop- M Suspension 50ml 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 Xintop- M Suspension 50ml

Like all medicines, Xintop- M Suspension 50ml can cause side effects, although not everybody gets them. You should contact the doctor if you have nausea, vomiting, upset stomach, loss of appetite, dry mouth, and metallic taste. Metronidazole can also cause headache, dizziness, drowsiness, and confusion. 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 Warnings

If you are allergic to ofloxacin, metronidazole, or any other antibacterial or anti amoebic agents, please inform your doctor to avoid any unwanted side-effects like swallowing or breathing problems, swelling of your lips, face, throat, or tongue. Taking Xintop- M Suspension 50ml may increase the chances of developing tendinitis (swelling of a tissue that joins a bone to a muscle) or a tendon rupture. Dairy products should be avoided along with Xintop- M Suspension 50ml. And also, exposure to sunlight should be avoided while taking Xintop- M Suspension 50ml as it may cause increased phototoxicity or photosensitivity.

Patients with an irregular heartbeat (QT prolongation) should tell their doctor before taking Xintop- M Suspension 50ml. Some medicines like pain killers (ibuprofen or diclofenac,) anti-asthma (theophylline), anti-diabetic (glibenclamide), anti-gout (probenecid), anti-cancer (5-fluorouracil), antidepressant (lithium), antiepileptic (phenobarbital, phenytoin), blood thinner (warfarin) should not be taken with Xintop- M Suspension 50ml to avoid worsening of the condition. Xintop- M Suspension 50ml should not be given to the pregnant mother (during the first trimester) and in nursing mothers as it passes into the breast milk. Please inform you, doctor, before taking Xintop- M Suspension 50ml if you have a history of problems with your liver, blood, low white blood cell count (leukopenia), nervous system (convulsions). Do not drink alcohol with Xintop- M Suspension 50ml as it may cause flushing and drowsiness which can alter your mental alertness.

Safety Advice

  • Safety Warning

    Alcohol

    Consult Your Doctor

    Alcohol should not be consumed while taking Xintop- M Suspension 50ml to avoid unpleasant side-effects like flushing, lightheadedness, dizzy and drowsy.

  • Safety Warning

    Pregnancy

    Consult Your Doctor

    Xintop- M Suspension 50ml should not be taken if you are pregnant or planning to have a baby. If you become pregnant while taking Xintop- M Suspension 50ml, stop taking the medication, and contact your doctor immediately. Metronidazole should not be given in the first trimester of the pregnancy as it may cause harm to the fetus.

  • Safety Warning

    Breast Feeding

    Xintop- M Suspension 50ml passes in the breast milk so the nursing mother should avoid taking Xintop- M Suspension 50ml.

  • Safety Warning

    Driving

    Xintop- M Suspension 50ml can cause dizziness in some patients. If you feel dizzy, please do not operate the car.

  • Safety Warning

    Liver

    Xintop- M Suspension 50ml 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.

  • Safety Warning

    Kidney

    Xintop- M Suspension 50ml to be taken with caution, especially if you have a history of Kidney diseases/conditions. The dose may have to be adjusted by your doctor.

Habit Forming

No

Diet & Lifestyle Advise

  • Do not drink or eat a lot of caffeine-containing products such as coffee, tea, energy drinks, cola, or chocolate. Xintop- M Suspension 50ml may increase nervousness, sleeplessness, and anxiety caused by caffeine.
  • Probiotics should be taken after taking the full course of Xintop- M Suspension 50ml in order to restore some healthy bacteria in the intestines that may have been killed. Taking probiotics after antibiotic treatment can reduce the risk of antibiotic-associated diarrhea. Certain fermented foods like yogurt, cheese, sauerkraut, kombucha, and kimchi can help restore the intestine's good bacteria. 
  • Include more fiber-enriched food in your diet, as it can be easily digested by your gut bacteria, which helps stimulate their growth. Thus, fiber-rich foods may help restore healthy gut bacteria after a course of antibiotics. Whole grains like whole-grain bread, brown rice should be included in your diet. Make sure you drink plenty of water or other fluids every day while you are taking Xintop- M Suspension 50ml.
  • Avoid intake of alcoholic beverages with Xintop- M Suspension 50ml as it can make you dehydrated and may affect your sleep. This can make it harder for your body to aid the Xintop- M Suspension 50ml in fighting off infections.

Special Advise

You should consult a doctor if you have symptoms associated with dehydration like dry mouth, excessive thirst, wrinkled skin, little or no urination, dizziness and lightheadedness.

Other Information (XIN0008)

This item is Not Returnable.

Expires on or after - Mar-22

Patients Concern

Disease/Condition Glossary

  • Bacterial Infection: A bacterial infection is a condition in which harmful bacteria enter, multiply, and infect our body. It can target any body part and multiple very quickly. When you get infected with bacteria, you can experience generalized symptoms, like fevers, chills, and fatigue. Bacteria are of various forms comprising commonly of spherical, rod, and spiral-shaped. Bacterial infections vary from minor illnesses like sore throat and ear infections to severe brain infections like meningitis and encephalitis. Few harmful bacteria that cause infections include Streptococcus, Staphylococcus, and E. coli. Anyone can become infected with a bacterial infection. People with weak immune systems or taking immunosuppressive medicine can make them more prone to bacterial infection.
  • Diarrhoea: It is the increase in bowel movement leading to increased and loose motions. 
  • Dysentery: It is inflammation of the intestine, particularly the colon, caused by the bacteria Shigella.

FAQs

It is not advised to take alcohol with Xintop- M Suspension 50ml. Taking alcohol while taking Xintop- M Suspension 50ml can cause serious side effects such as headaches, feeling or being sick, pain in the stomach, hot flushes, a fast or irregular heartbeat, dizziness, drowsiness, etc.

Yes, Xintop- M Suspension 50ml is known to cause dry mouth, especially when you start taking Xintop- M Suspension 50ml. If you feel excessively thirsty, do frequent mouth rinses, and increase fluid intake.

Xintop- M Suspension 50ml makes your skin sensitive to sunlight, known as photosensitivity. So, prolonged exposure to sunlight or ultraviolet light should be avoided. In case of emergency, you should always wear sunscreen before going out.

If you miss a dose of Xintop- M Suspension 50ml, 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.

No. Xintop- M Suspension 50ml is an antibacterial medicine that acts only against bacterial infections and not against viral infections . You should not take Xintop- M Suspension 50ml without prior consulting your doctor. Self-medication is dangerous and can lower the efficacy of Xintop- M Suspension 50ml, leading to antibiotic resistance.

Yes, intake of Xintop- M Suspension 50ml may cause dry mouth and you might be feeling thirsty frequently. Try to drink plenty of fluids (water with electrolytes) and probiotics. You may also have a dry lip for which you can use lip balm.

Avoid intake of Xintop- M Suspension 50ml if you have a history of problems with your liver, blood or nervous system (convulsions or fits), low white blood cell count (leukopenia).

PRODUCT SUBSTITUTES

Xintop- M Suspension 50ml

Xintop- M Suspension 50ml

Xintop- M Suspension 50ml

MRP: 70.00

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