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Consuming alcohol with Namicin does not cause any harmful side effects.
Namicin may be unsafe to use during pregnancy. Although there are limited studies in humans, animal studies have shown harmful effects on the developing... View More
Namicin is probably unsafe to use during breastfeeding. Limited human data suggests that the drug may pass into the breastmilk and harm the baby.
Namicin does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Namicin should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Namicin may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
There is limited information available on the use of Namicin in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.
Namicin is an antibiotic, used in the treatment of bacterial infections. It is also used in treating infections of the urinary tract, nose, throat, skin... View More
Uses of Namicin
- Bacterial infections
Side effects of Namicin
How to use Namicin
Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Namicin may be taken with ... View More
How Namicin works
Namicin is an antibiotic medicine to be taken by mouth. It works by stopping the action of a bacterial enzyme called DNA-gyrase. This prevents the bacte... View More
What if you forget to take Namicin?
If you miss a dose of Namicin, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your r... View More
- Your doctor has prescribed Namicin to cure your infection and improve symptoms.
- Do not skip any doses and finish the full course of treatment even if you feel better.
- Discontinue Namicin and inform your doctor immediately if you get a rash, itchy skin, swelling of face and mouth, or have difficulty in breathing.
- Diarrhea may occur as a side effect but should stop when your course is complete. Inform your doctor if it doesn't stop or if you find blood in your sto... View More
- Notify your doctor if you feel pain in your tendons, numbness, or tingling sensations.
- Inform your doctor if you are pregnant or planning to conceive or breastfeeding.
Chronic bronchitis, Otitis media, Bacterial Conjunctivitis, Urinary tract infections, Surgical Prophylaxis, Otitis externa
May be taken with or without food.
Oral Acute bacterial exacerbation of chronic bronchitis Adult: 400 mg once daily for 10 days. Uncomplicated urinary tract infections Adult: 400 mg... View More
Renal impairment: Haemodialysis: Initially, 400 mg daily. Maintenance: 200 mg daily. CrCl (ml/min) Dosage Recommendation 10-40 Initially, 400 mg daily... View More
Hypersensitivity to the drug or other quinolones; children <18 yr; pregnancy and lactation.
Mode of Action
Lomefloxacin promotes breakage of double-stranded DNA in susceptible organisms and inhibits DNA gyrase, which is essential in reproduction of bacterial ... View More
Avoid prolonged exposure to sunlight or artificial UV light. Known or suspected CNS disorders e.g. severe cerebral arteriosclerosis, epilepsy or other f... View More
Nausea, abdominal pain or discomfort, diarrhoea; headache, dizziness, insomnia; rash, pruritus, photosensitivity; thrombocytopenia. Potentially Fatal... View More
Reduced bioavailability with sucralfate, antacids containing magnesium or aluminium, vitamin or mineral supplements containing iron. Increased serum lev... View More
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The information provided herein is accurate, updated and complete as per the best practices of the Company. Please note that this information should not... View More