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Consuming alcohol with G Pefloxacin does not cause any harmful side effects.
Information regarding the use of G Pefloxacin during pregnancy is not available. Please consult your doctor.
G Pefloxacin is probably unsafe to use during breastfeeding. Limited human data suggests that the drug may pass into the breastmilk and harm the baby.
G Pefloxacin may cause side effects which could affect your ability to drive.
There is limited information available on the use of G Pefloxacin in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
G Pefloxacin should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of G Pefloxacin may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
G Pefloxacin is an antibiotic, used in the treatment of bacterial infections. It is also used in treating infections of the urinary tract, nose, throat,... View More
Uses of G Pefloxacin
- Bacterial infections
Side effects of G Pefloxacin
How to use G Pefloxacin
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. G Pefloxacin is to be take... View More
How G Pefloxacin works
G Pefloxacin is an antibiotic. It works by stopping the action of a bacterial enzyme called DNA-gyrase. This prevents the bacterial cells from dividing ... View More
What if you forget to take G Pefloxacin?
If you miss a dose of G Pefloxacin, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to y... View More
- Your doctor has prescribed G Pefloxacin 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 G Pefloxacin 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.
Susceptible infections, Gonococcal urethritis, Acute uncomplicated cystitis
Should be taken with food. Take w/ meals.
Oral Susceptible infections Adult: 400 mg bid. Acute uncomplicated cystitis in women; Gonococcal urethritis in men Adult: 800 mg as single dose. ... View More
Renal impairment: Dose reduction may be necessary.
Hypersensitivity to quinolones, children <12 yr, pregnancy, lactation.
Mode of Action
Pefloxacin is a fluoroquinolone antibacterial that exhibits its bactericidal action by inhibition of DNA gyrase and topoisomerase IV which are needed fo... View More
Underlying CNS disease; hepatic disease; renal impairment. Avoid sun exposure, may cause severe sunburn.
Nausea, vomiting, gastric pain, dizziness, insomnia, allergic skin reactions, thrombocytopaenia, leukopenia/neutropenia, photosensitisation, arthropathy... View More
Reduced absorption with antacids, didanosine (DDI), iron salts, pirenzepine, sucralfate, vincristine, zinc salts; increased levels with cimetidine, prob... View More
Alternative brand for G Pefloxacin
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