FAQs ABOUT LEVOCIN 500MG TABLET
What is LEVOCIN 500MG TABLET used for?
LEVOCIN 500MG TABLET is used to treat infections of acute sinusitis, lungs (such as long-term breathing problems/pneumonia), urinary tract (including kidney and bladder), prostate gland and skin & soft tissue (including muscles) in affected individuals. It is also used to reduce the risk of getting anthrax (pulmonary disease) or worsening of the disease after getting exposed to anthrax causing bacteria.
What are the side effects of LEVOCIN 500MG TABLET?
The most common side effects after taking LEVOCIN 500MG TABLET are sleeping problems, headache, dizziness, nausea, vomiting and/or diarrhoea. Consult your doctor if any of these symptoms worsens.
What happens if you take more LEVOCIN 500MG TABLET than your required dose?
If you or anyone else accidentally take too much of LEVOCIN 500MG TABLET, consult your doctor immediately or visit the nearby hospital. Symptoms of overdose are seizures, confusion, dizziness, less conscious, tremor, heart problems (associated with signs such as uneven heartbeats, nausea) and/or stomach burning.
How LEVOCIN 500MG TABLET works?
LEVOCIN 500MG TABLET works by inhibiting DNA gyrase (enzyme responsible for DNA synthesis) in bacteria which results in destruction of bacterial cell structure thus preventing the occurrence of bacterial infection in affected individuals.
How to take LEVOCIN 500MG TABLET?
Take LEVOCIN 500MG TABLET as advised by your physician. Swallow the medicine with a glass of water. Do not crush or chew the medicine. Your doctor will decide the correct dose and duration for you depending upon your age, body weight and disease condition.