NFLOX TZ TABLET

Manufacturer : LAB-LABORATE PHARMA
Composition : NORFLOXACIN-400MG+TINIDAZOLE-600MG
Dose Form : TABLET
Description : N-FLOX TZ TAB
Route Of Administration : ORAL
Pack : 10
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NFL0002
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Manufacturer : LAB-LABORATE PHARMA
Composition : NORFLOXACIN-400MG+TINIDAZOLE-600MG
Dose Form : TABLET
Description : N-FLOX TZ TAB
Route Of Administration : ORAL
Pack : 10

Drug Ingredient Information

NORFLOXACIN-400MG+TINIDAZOLE-600MG

NORFLOXACIN

Information for patients
Drug Information Norfloxacin contains a medicine called norfloxacin. This is an antibiotic which works against a large number of bacteria Norfloxacin is used for infections of the urinary system. It works by killing bacteria that can cause infections of your urinary system
Drug Alert
Alert •you are allergic (hypersensitive) to norfloxacin or any of the other ingredients of Norfloxacin •you are pregnant or think you could be pregnant •you have had a reaction to a similar medicine in the past •the patient is a child or young person who is still growing. Do not take Norfloxacin if any of the above apply to you. If you are not sure, talk to your doctor or pharmacist before taking Norfloxacin.
Before Consuming the Medicine
Avoid Drug •you are allergic (hypersensitive) to norfloxacin or any of the other ingredients of Norfloxacin •you are pregnant or think you could be pregnant •you have had a reaction to a similar medicine in the past •the patient is a child or young person who is still growing. Do not take Norfloxacin if any of the above apply to you. If you are not sure, talk to your doctor or pharmacist before taking Norfloxacin.
Drug Special Care •you have ever had fits (convulsions) •you have ever had an illness that causes fits, such as epilepsy •you have an illness called myasthenia gravis which causes muscle weakness •you or anyone in your family has anaemia caused by an illness called glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase deficiency (also called G-6-PD deficiency) •you or anyone in your family have ever had any problems with uneven heart beats (arrhythmias). This might include something called prolonged QT interval. If you are not sure if any of the above apply to you, talk to your doctor or pharmacist before taking Norfloxacin.
Drug Drug Interactions Please tell your doctor or pharmacist if you are taking or have recently taken any other medicines, including medicines obtained without a prescription. This includes herbal medicines. This is because Norfloxacin can affect the way some other medicines work. Also some other medicines can affect the way Norfloxacin works. Some medicines can reduce the amount of Norfloxacin that gets into the body. Leave a gap of at least two hours after taking Norfloxacin before taking any of these medicines: •antacids - used for indigestion or heartburn •sucralfate - used for stomach ulcers or an inflamed stomach (gastritis) •didanosine - used for HIV or AIDS •medicines containing iron or zinc including multivitamins and minerals. If you are not sure if any of the above apply to you, talk to your doctor or pharmacist before taking Norfloxacin. It is also particularly important to tell your doctor or pharmacist if you take: •theophylline - used for asthma and also found in some cough and cold medicines •medicines used to thin the blood, such as warfarin •fenbufen - used for joint pain •Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs ( NSAIDS)- used for pain and other illnesses •ciclosporin - used after transplants and for some other illnesses •probenecid - used for gout and arthritis caused by gout •nitrofurantoin - used for water-works infection •caffeine - found in some cough and cold medicines and also in some drinks for example tea, coffee and cola drinks •clozapine – used to treat schizophrenia •ropinirole – used to treat Parkinson''s disease •tizanadine –used to treat muscle spasms •glibenclamide - used for diabetes •cisapride - used for indigestion, heartburn, feeling sick or being sick •erythromycin - an antibiotic •medicines used for mental illness called neuroleptics ( such as phenothiazine or antipsychotics •medicines used for depression called tricyclic antidepressants, such as amitriptyline, clomipramine, imipramine and nortriptyline •medicines used for uneven heart beats (arrhythmias), such as quinidine, procainamide, sotalol and amiodarone •medicines used for lots of types of illness called corticosteroids, such as prednisolone, dexamethasone and hydrocortisone. If you are not sure if any of the above apply to you, talk to your doctor or pharmacist before taking Norfloxacin
Drug Pregnancy Interaction Do not take Norfloxacin if you are pregnant or think you might become pregnant. This is because it may affect the baby
Drug Breast feeding Interaction Do not breast-feed if you are taking Norfloxacin. This is because small amounts may pass into the mother’s milk.
Drug Machinery Interaction You may feel dizzy while taking Norfloxacin. If this happens do not drive or use any tools or machines.
Drug More Information Take Norfloxacin with a glass of water. Take Norfloxacin at least one hour before or two hours after food or milk. Norfloxacin and the sun Keep out of the sun as much as possible while taking Norfloxacin. This is because the medicine may cause an allergic reaction in some patients when they go in the sun.
How to take the Medicine
Consumption Info no data available
Drug quanitty The dose depends on your illness and how bad it is. The usual dose is: •for less serious infections - one tablet twice a day for 3 days •for more serious infection - one tablet twice a day for 7 to 10 days If the infection comes back, your treatment can be for up to 12 weeks
Drug Dose •Take at least one hour before or two hours after food or milk •Swallow the tablets whole with a full glass of water.
Excess Drug Consumption If you take more Norfloxacin than you should, talk to your doctor straight away
Forgot Drug Consumption •If you forget to take a tablet, skip the missed dose. •Take the next dose as usual. •Do not take a double dose to make up for a forgotten dose
Stop Drug Consumption Keep taking these tablets until the course is finished. Keep taking them, even if you start to feel better after a few days. If you have any further questions on the use of this product, ask your doctor or pharmacist.
Possible Side Effects
General Information Heart and circulation •uneven heart beats (arrhythmias) •Changes in blood flow to some parts of your body, such as the skin, head or leg caused by inflammation of the blood vessels (vasculitis). Skin and hair •a serious skin reaction that causes blisters and bleeding called ‘Stevens-Johnson’ syndrome •dermatitis •skin reactions to sunlight Nervous system •headache •dizziness •pins and needles •diminished sensibility •partial loss of sensation •fits (convulsions) •shaking movements (tremors) •confusion •an illness called ‘Gullain-Barré’ syndrome. This makes you weak and can make it difficult to breath. Eyes or ears •ringing in the ears •hearing loss •overflow of tears •changes in your eyesight Infections •thrush (vaginal) Stomach and gut •changes in taste •sickness, stomach cramps, indigestion or diarrhoea •loss of appetite •severe pain in your guts, high temperature, fever, diarrhoea (which may contain blood), vomiting and yellow colour to skin (all caused by inflammation of the colon, liver or pancreas) Blood •low white blood cells which may cause frequent infections, fever, severe chills, sore throat or mouth •increased white blood cells •bleed for a long time after a cut or bruise very easily •changes in blood tests that check for liver problems •being pale and tired. This may be due to anaemia especially in patients with something called ‘glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase deficiency’ due to a red cell loss. Joints and muscles •making worse the illness called ‘myasthenia gravis’ (this illness causes muscle weakness). •inflammation of the tendons, tendon rupture •swelling of joints causing pain and stiffness •swelling of the muscles causing aches or pains •pain and swelling of tendons, often around your ankles. This is more common if you are an older person, or are taking steroid medicines such as prednisolone,dexamethasone or hydrocortisone. Try to rest the painful areas until a doctor is seen. •involuntary muscle twitches Urinary •poor or no kidney function •high temperature or pain in your lower back or side. This may be due to inflammation of the kidneys. •pain on passing urine Mental illness •not sleeping very well •depression •feeling nervous (anxiety) •feeling restless (irritability) •loss of contact with reality (pychosis) •feeling disorientated •seeing things that are not really there (hallucination) •feeling confused If any of these side effects gets serious, or if you notice any side effects not listed in this leaflet, please tell your doctor or pharmacist.
Common Drug Side Effects •Allergic reaction – the signs may include swelling of your face, lips, tongue and throat. This may make it difficult to breathe or swallow. •Skin rashes with itching and lumps under the skin (nettle rash)
Rare Drug Side Effects no data available
Very Rare Drug Side Effects no data available
Drug Side Effects Symptoms no data available
How to Store the Medicine
How to Store the Medicine Keep your tablets out of the reach of children. Your tablets should be kept below 25°C, in a dry place out of direct sunlight. Do not put your tablets in another container, as they might get mixed up If you have any tablets left over when your doctor tells you to stop taking them, return them to the pharmacist. Do not take them after the expiry date that is clearly marked on the pack. Medicines should not be disposed of via wastewater or household waste. Ask your pharmacist how to dispose of medicines no longer required. These measures will help to protect the environment

TINIDAZOLE

Information for patients
Drug Information Tinidazole is an anti-infective agent. It is used to treat a variety of bacterial infections including: infections of the skin, blood, chest, lung, genitals or womb lining.an infection associated with stomach ulcers in combination with other drugs. infections caused by organisms called protozoa, such as amoebiasis and giardiasis (stomach infections) and trichomoniasis (a genital infection). vaginal infections (vaginitis) and gum infections (gingivitis). It is also used before certain surgical operations to prevent bacterial infections developing. You should ask your doctor if you are unsure why you have been given Tinidazole.
Drug Alert
Alert you are allergic (hypersensitive) to tinidazole or any similar drugs or to any of the other ingredients listed in section 6. An allergic reaction could cause itching, a skin rash or wheezing. you are in the first 13 weeks of pregnancy or trying to become pregnant. you are breast feeding. you have a blood disorder or a history of blood disorders. you have central nervous system (CNS) disease, including epilepsy.
Before Consuming the Medicine
Avoid Drug you are allergic (hypersensitive) to tinidazole or any similar drugs or to any of the other ingredients listed in section 6. An allergic reaction could cause itching, a skin rash or wheezing. you are in the first 13 weeks of pregnancy or trying to become pregnant. you are breast feeding. you have a blood disorder or a history of blood disorders. you have central nervous system (CNS) disease, including epilepsy.
Drug Special Care You should not drink wine, beer or spirits during treatment and for 3 days after stopping treatment with Tinidazole. The combination may cause flushing, stomach cramps, vomiting (being sick) and palpitations (pounding heart). You should take Tinidazole during or after a meal.
Drug Drug Interactions You should always tell your doctor if you are taking or have recently taken any other medicines including those obtained without a prescription. You should tell your doctor if you are currently taking blood thinners such as warfarin to prevent blood clots as your doctor may wish to monitor you more closely
Drug Pregnancy Interaction You should not take Tinidazole if you are in the first 13 weeks of pregnancy or are trying to become pregnant. Always ask your doctor or pharmacist for advice before taking Tinidazole or any other medicine.
Drug Breast feeding Interaction You should not take Tinidazole if you are breast feeding as small amounts can pass into your milk. If you stop breast-feeding during treatment you should not start again until atleast 3 days after stopping Tinidazole.
Drug Machinery Interaction Do not drive or use machinery if Tinidazole makes you feel drowsy or gives you problems with co-ordination or sensation (e.g. numbness or weakness).
Drug More Information no data available
How to take the Medicine
Consumption Info Children under 12 years For bacterial infections, Tinidazole is not recommended for use in children less than 12 years as it has not been tested in this age group. For protozoal infections, Tinidazole can be used in children and has not been shown to cause any different side effects or more problems than it does in adults. The dose and length of treatment depends upon the infection being treated. If you are on dialysis, your doctor may prescribe a different dose. The doses most commonly used for the different infections are shown in the table below: For treating the infection associated with stomach ulcers: The usual dose is 1 tablet (500mg) taken twice a day. Your doctor will probably prescribe two other medicines to be taken with Tinidazole. Treatment with the three medicines together will usually be for 1 week. For treating most bacterial infections: The usual dose is 4 tablets (2g) on the first day then 2 tablets (1g) once a day or 1 tablet (500mg) twice a day. The usual length of treatment is 5 to 6 days. For treating bacterial vaginitis (a vaginal infection) and acute ulcerative gingivitis (a gum infection): The usual dose is 4 tablets (2g) given as a single dose. For vaginitis you may be given 4 tablets (2g) on two consecutive days. For preventing bacterial infections after surgery: Usually 4 tablets (2g) are given as a single dose about 12 hours before surgery. For treating protozoal infections: For treating intestinal amoebiasis (a stomach infection) Adult The usual dose is 4 tablets (2g) once a day for 2 to 3 days. Child The usual dose is 50 to 60mg/kg of body weight once a day for 3 days. For treating amoebic involvement of the liver (a liver infection): Adult The usual dose is 3 to 4 tablets (1.5 to 2g) once a day for 3 to 6 days. Child The usual dose is 50 to 60mg/kg of body weight once a day for 5 days. For treating giardiasis (an abdominal infection) and trichomoniasis (an infection of the sex organs in males and females): Adult The usual dose is 4 tablets (2g) given as a single dose. Child The usual dose is 50 to-75mg/kg of body weight given as a single dose.
Drug quanitty Always take your tablets exactly as your doctor has told you and as written on the label on the pack. Check with your doctor or pharmacist if you are not sure.
Drug Dose Take Tinidazole with a glass of water during or after a meal. Swallow the tablets whole. It is best to take the medicine at the same time each day. Your doctor will calculate the dose required for a child and may repeat the dose once if the infection has not cleared up completely
Excess Drug Consumption If you take too much Tinidazole tell your doctor or contact your nearest hospital casualty department immediately. Take any remaining tablets with you.
Forgot Drug Consumption If you forget to take Tinidazole take it as soon as you can. Take your next dose at the right time. Do not take a double dose to make up for a forgotten dose.
Stop Drug Consumption If you stop taking Tinidazole too soon, the infection may return. Take Tinidazole for the full time of treatment, even when you begin to feel better. If you have any further questions about the use of this product, ask your doctor or pharmacist for advice.
Possible Side Effects
General Information Like all medicines Tinidazole may cause side effects, although not everybody gets them. Tell your doctor immediately if you experience any of the following symptoms after taking this medicine.
Common Drug Side Effects The most common side effects that occur in people taking Tinidazole are listed below. These may go away during treatment as your body adjusts to the medicine. Tell your doctor if any of these side effects continue to bother you. nausea (feeling sick) or vomiting, loss of appetite, diarrhoea, stomach pain or cramps headache or tiredness furry tongue or unpleasant metallic taste dark urine Tinidazole can sometimes cause a temporary reduction in white blood cells which does not usually give you any symptoms.
Rare Drug Side Effects dizziness or vertigo numbness, tingling, pain or weakness in hands or feet clumsiness or unsteadiness fits or seizures fever or chills and painful ulcers in the mouth or bottom (rectum) sore or swollen mouth redness of the face or neck.
Very Rare Drug Side Effects Sudden wheeziness, difficulty in breathing, swelling of eyelids, face or lips or tongue, rash or itching (especially affecting the whole body).
Drug Side Effects Symptoms If any of the side effects gets serious or you notice any side effects not listed in this leaflet, please tell your doctor or pharmacist.
How to Store the Medicine
How to Store the Medicine Keep all medicines out of the reach and sight of children. Do not take this medicine after the expiry date stamped on the pack after EXP. The expiry date refers to the last day of that month. Do not store above 25°C. Store in the original package to protect from light. Medicines should not be disposed of via wastewater or household waste. Ask your pharmacist how to dispose of medicines no longer required. These measures will help to protect the environment.

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