TETRASTAR 500mg Capsule 10's

Infection Rx required

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(Inclusive of all taxes) *10 Capsule(s) in a Strip * Mkt: Cadila Pharmaceuticals Ltd * Country of Origin: India * Delivery charges if applicable will be applied at checkout

What is TETRASTAR 500MG?

  • TETRASTAR 500MG contains Tetracycline which belongs to a group of medicines called antibiotics
Therapeutic Uses
Warning & Precautions
Directions & For Use
Side Effects
More Information

What TETRASTAR 500MG is used for?

It is useful in treating a wide range of infections, these includes:

  • respiratory tract infections such as pneumonia, bronchitis or whooping cough
  • urinary tract infections
  • sexually transmitted diseases such as chlamydia, gonorrhea or syphilis
  • skin infections such as acne
  • infections of the eye such as conjunctivitis
  • rickettsial infections such as Q fever or tick fever
  • other infections including brucellosis, psittacosis, plague, cholera, leptospirosis, gas gangrene and tetanus

Talk to Doctor

Pregnancy & Breast Feeding

Children & Adolescents

Driving & Using Machines

Talk to your Doctor, if you:

  • are allergic to Tetracycline or any of the other ingredients of this medicine
  • have systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE), a condition characterized by a rash (especially on the face), hair loss, fever, malaise and joint pain
  • are giving it to a child under 12 years old
  • suffer from myasthenia gravis, a condition characterized by muscle weakness, difficulty chewing and swallowing and slurred speech
  • have had kidney or liver problems
  • If you are pregnant or breast feeding, think you may be pregnant or are planning to have a baby, ask your doctor for advice before taking this medicine
  • Do not take this medicine during pregnancy or if you are breast-feeding unless your doctor considers it essential, as it may affect the development of your baby
  • It is not recommended for use in children under 12 years of age as it can cause permanent discoloration of tooth enamel and affect bone development
  • It is not known to affect the ability to drive or operate machinery

Tell your doctor if you are taking,

  • penicillin, amoxicillin, flucloxacillin or phenoxymethylpenicillin (used to treat bacterial infections)
  • vitamin A (used to treat vitamin A deficiency)
  • retinoids, tretinoin or adapalene (used to treat eczema, acne or other skin conditions)
  • warfarin or phenindione (used to thin the blood and stop blood clots forming)
  • furosemide or spironolactone (used to increase urine production - diuretics)
  • kaolin-pectin or bismuth subsalicylate (used to control diarrhoea)
  • gliclazide, tolbutamide, insulin (used to treat diabetes)
  • atovaquone (used to treat pneumonia)
  • antacids aluminum, calcium, iron, magnesium, bismuth or zinc (used to treat indigestion or heartburn)
  • sucralfate (used to treat ulcers)
  • lithium (used to treat mental health problems)
  • digoxin (used to treat an uneven heartbeat or heart failure)
  • methotrexate (used to treat rheumatoid arthritis)
  • strontium ranelate (used to treat osteoporosis)
  • colestipol, colestyramine (used to treat high cholesterol)
  • ergotamine, methysergide (used to treat or prevent migraine)
  • methoxyflurane (an anaesthetic)
  • Always take this medicine exactly as your doctor has told you
  • Swallow the medicine whole with a glass of water, one hour before or two hours after a meal

If you take more TETRASTAR 500MG

  • If you take more of this medicine, contact your doctor or go to the nearest hospital immediately 

If you forget to take TETRASTAR 500MG

  • Do not worry, take it as soon as you remember. However, if it is nearly time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and take your next scheduled dose at the correct time. Do not take a double dose to make up for a forgotten dose

If you stop taking TETRASTAR 500MG

  • Do not stop taking this medicine unless your doctor tells you to do so

Like all medicines, this medicine can cause side effects, although not everybody gets them.

Very Rare
  • allergic reaction includes skin rash which may be itchy, swelling of your face, eyelids, lips, tongue or throat, sudden wheezing, chest pain or tightness, breathing difficulties, collapse
  • increased pressure in the skull, which can cause severe headache, dizziness, ringing in the ears, visual problems including blurred vision, blind spots, double vision
  • potentially life-threatening skin rashes (Stevens-Johnson syndrome, toxic epidermal necrolysis), appearing initially as reddish target-like spots or circular patches often with central blisters
  • blistering or peeling of the skin
  • ulcers in the mouth, throat, nose or genitals, red swollen eyes (conjunctivitis) and flu-like symptoms
  • a decrease in or loss of vision/eyesight
  • severe or prolonged diarrhoea which may have blood or mucus in it, this may be a sign of serious bowel inflammation
  • inflammation of the liver (hepatitis), liver failure or yellowing of the skin or whites of the eyes (jaundice), changes in liver function (seen in blood tests)
  • increased levels of urea, phosphates or acid in the blood or changes in the numbers and types of your blood cells. If you notice increased bruising, bleeding, sore throats, infections, fever, excessive tiredness, breathlessness on exertion or abnormal paleness of the skin
  • ulcers in the throat, difficulty swallowing
  • problems with your kidneys, causing changes in your urine, tiredness, weakness, shortness of breath and swelling due to fluid retention
Additional Information
  • Keep this medicine out of reach of children
  • Store at a room temperature of 15-25°C


    Net Qty
    1 N
    Item Weight
    17.5 g
    Hsn Code
Resteclin 500mg Capsule 10'S
Prescription Infection Rx required

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