FAQs ABOUT TUSIMOX DS SUSPENSION
What TUSIMOX DS SUSPENSION is used for?
TUSIMOX DS SUSPENSION is used in pediatric patients to treat bacterial infections caused by susceptible strains of gram-positive and gram-negative bacteria (affecting different parts of the body) which is also used in combination with other medicines to treat stomach ulcers.
How does TUSIMOX DS SUSPENSION work?
TUSIMOX DS SUSPENSION works by inhibiting the synthesis of penicillin-binding proteins which leads to the activation of autolytic enzymes in bacterial cell wall resulting in lysis/destruction of bacterial cell wall thus preventing the spread of infection in affected children.
Can TUSIMOX DS SUSPENSION stain teeth?
Yes, TUSIMOX DS SUSPENSION may stain the teeth which may occur very rarely in children. Good oral hygiene practices like brushing teeth may help to prevent it. Consult your doctor if the symptom persists.
What are the side effects of TUSIMOX DS SUSPENSION?
The most common side effects of taking TUSIMOX DS SUSPENSION are skin rash, nausea, and/or diarrhoea. These symptoms will subside after treatment. Consult your doctor if any of these symptoms worsen in the child.
How TUSIMOX DS SUSPENSION is taken?
Administer TUSIMOX DS SUSPENSION in the child as advised by your physician. Shake well before use. Your doctor will decide the exact dose and duration of treatment for your child depending on the child’s age, body weight and disease condition.