Renamycin 250 is an antibiotic medicine used to treat bacterial infections in your body. It is effective in some infections of the lungs, urinary tract,... View More
Uses of Renamycin 250
Side effects of Renamycin 250
How to use Renamycin 250
Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.
How Renamycin 250 works
Renamycin 250 is an antibiotic. It stops bacterial growth by preventing synthesis of essential proteins required by bacteria to carry out vital function... View More
Acne, Susceptible infections, Uncomplicated gonorrhoea
Should be taken on an empty stomach. Take on an empty stomach 1 hr before or 2 hr after meals.
Oral Susceptible infections Adult: 250-500 mg 4 times daily. Max 4 g daily. Acne Adult: 250-500 mg bid. Uncomplicated gonorrhoea Adult: 1.5 g ... View More
Oral Susceptible infections Child: >8 yr: 25-50 mg/kg daily in 4 divided doses. Intramuscular Susceptible infections Child: >8 yr: 15-25 mg/kg (m... View More
Renal impairment: Dosage may need to be reduced.
Hypersensitivity to tetracyclines, children <8 yr, renal damage. Pregnancy, lactation.
Mode of Action
Oxytetracycline binds reversibly to the 30S and possibly 50S ribosomal subunits, thus inhibiting bacterial protein synthesis and arresting cell growth. ... View More
Elderly, renal or hepatic impairment; myasthenia gravis; lupus erythematosus, children <12 yr.
Anorexia, nausea, vomiting,diarrhoea, glossitis, dysphagia, photosensitivity, oesphageal irritation and ulceration, nephrotoxicity, enterocolitis, rash ... View More
Antacids, iron, aluminum, calcium, magnesium, zinc salts reduce absorption. Concurrent use may cause increased levels of lithium, digoxin, halofantrine ... View More