FAQs ABOUT BACSTOL 100MG
How long will it take for BACSTOL 100MG to show the results?
BACSTOL 100MG generally starts working within 24 hours following ingestion. It may take around 3-6 days for you to notice a difference from your condition. However, it may take a few weeks for BACSTOL 100MG to reduce the infection completely. Therefore take BACSTOL 100MG consistently as instructed by your doctor without any interruption.
Can BACSTOL 100MG cause diarrhea?
Yes. BACSTOL 100MG may cause diarrhea in some individuals. Hydrate yourself by drinking plenty of fluids, such as water or fruit juices. Consuming ORS can also be beneficial. However, if you experience any bloody diarrhea with severe stomach pain contact your doctor immediately.
What should I do if I forget to take a dose of BACSTOL 100MG?
If you miss a dose of BACSTOL 100MG take it as soon as you remember. However, if it is time to take to next dose, skip the missed dose and take the next one at regular time. Do not take a double dose of BACSTOL 100MG to make up for the missed dose.
What if I don't get better after using BACSTOL 100MG?
Inform your doctor if you don't feel better after finishing the full course of treatment. Also, inform him if your symptoms are getting worse while using this medicine.
Is BACSTOL 100MG an antibiotic?
Yes, BACSTOL 100MG is an antibiotic. It kills the susceptible bacteria by preventing the production of certain substances (folic acid) within the bacterial cell which is required for its growth and survival.
Can I stop taking BACSTOL 100MG once my symptoms subside?
No. It is important to take the full course of BACSTOL 100MG without any interruption. Do not miss a dose or stop taking BACSTOL 100MG without consulting your doctor as it may lead to growth of harmful bacteria within the body which cannot be further controlled by BACSTOL 100MG.
Will taking a higher dose of BACSTOL 100MG be more effective?
No. Taking a higher dose of BACSTOL 100MG can do more harm rather than being beneficial. Always take the dose prescribed by your physician. Your doctor will decide the suitable dose for you depending upon your age, body weight and severity of the infection.