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Introduction

Expert Advice

  • Take oral from with or after meals. To prevent abdominal upset take with meals.
  • Do not stop taking medicine abruptly, gradually lower down the dose then stop.
  • Contact the prescriber if there is worsening of condition.
  • Avod alcohol, limit intake of caffeine and stimulants.
  • If you have diabetes check glucose regularly and inform your doctor about any changes because dosage may need adjustment.
  • Avoid crowded places to prevent infections.
  • Have regular eye examination if you are on long-term therapy.

Primary Uses

Ankylosing Spondylitis

Indications

This medicine is used in patients to suppress inflammatory and allergic disorders; rheumatic disease (pain and swelling in different body parts).

Side Effects

Endocrine (hormonal) irregularities, including menstrual problems, cushingoid state (weight gain, facial puffiness), adrenal (hormone of adrenal gland) suppression, growth suppression in children, increased susceptibility to infection, increased severity of infection. Fluid/electrolyte disturbance, hypertension (high blood pressure), negative protein, nitrogen and calcium balance, fractures, impaired wound healing, swelling, acne, diabetes, GI disturbances, psychiatric effects, weight gain, increased appetite, increased intraocular pressure (rise in pressure inside the eye) etc.

Warnings

Pregnancy

No definite data regarding pregnancy is available. Consult your doctor before using this medication. 

Lactation

Effect is undetermined in lactating females. Consult your doctor before using this medication. 

Driving

Please avoid driving when taking this medicine as it may affect your ability to drive.

Precautions

Patients should give a complete history of TB (bacterial infection), septicemia (blood poisoning due to invasion of bacteria into the bloodstream).  Avoid or maintain extreme cautions in chicken pox (viral infection characterized by itchy rash and fluid filled blisters), measles (viral infection), psychiatric disorders, renal (kidney) impairment, hepatic (liver) failure, cirrhosis (condition in which liver fails to function properly), activer peptic ulcer (sores on the inside lining of stomach), myasthenia gravis (muscle weakness), osteoporosis (a condition characterized by weakening of bones), epilepsy (a disorder of abnormal brain activity causing seizures), diabetes, hypertension (high blood pressure) etc

Contraindications

This medicine is contraindicated in head injury, stroke and systemic fungal infections unless specific anti-infective therapy is used.

FAQS

How long does this medication stay in your system?

This medication stays in the body for about 24 to 48 hours.

Can I use too much of this medication?

Do not use more or less of this medication. Apply as prescribed by your doctor.

How long will triamcinolone stay in the body?

Studies suggest that its single intramuscular dose can cause adrenal suppression within 24 to 48 hours. It gradually returns to normal in about 30 to 40 days.

What foods should i avoid while taking this medication?

Avoid alcohol and limit caffeine intake.

I am diabetic. What precautions should I take?

Check your glucose levels regularly and inform prescriber if there are any changes in the readings.

What is this medicine used for?

Neomycin is used to prevent or treat skin infections caused by bacteria.

What special precautions should I follow?

Tell your doctor and pharmacist if you are allergic to neomycin or any other drugs. Tell your doctor and pharmacist what prescription and nonprescription medications you are taking, including vitamins. Tell your doctor if you have or have ever had kidney disease. Tell your doctor if you are pregnant, plan to become pregnant, or are breast-feeding. If you become pregnant while using neomycin, call your doctor

What happens if I miss a dose?

Since bacitracin topical is when needed, you are not likely to miss a dose.

What happens if I overdose?

Seek emergency medical attention or call your healthcare provider

How to store this medication?

Store at 15°C to 30°C (59°F to 86°F)

What type of bacteria does Neomycin kill?

Neomycin is very effective against staphylococci and gram-negative bacilli.

How fast does Neomycin work?

Your symptoms should begin to improve within the first few days of treatment.

Is Neomycin good for pimples?

It does not kill the most common acne causing bacteria, therefore, it will not be effective in fighting against pimples or cystic acne.

What are the uses of Gramicidin?

This medication is used for treatment of bacterial infections of the eye such as conjunctivitis (pink eye) and blepharitis (inflamed eyelid).

How to take Gramicidin?

Use it as prescribed by your health care provider. It is not recommended for use by individuals younger than 18 years. The dosage of this medicine is dependent on the age, condition, and its severity.

How to store Gramicidin?

Please store this medicine at room temperature (18-25 Celsius) or low temperature (below 10 C) depending on the medicine type and manufacturer. Keep medicine away from excessive light, moisture, and children. Please do not flush medicines down the toilet. Please read the leaflet provided with the medicine for further storage guidance.

Will this medicine affect my vision?

You may be required to close your eyes for 10-15 after using this medicine so tasks like driving should be avoided immediately after use. Rarely does this medicine cause vision changes.

Does Gramicidin have any effect on pregnancy and lactation?

The effects of this medicine in pregnant and lactating females are unknown. Consult your health care provider before use of this medicine.

Does this medicine kill bacteria?

Yes, this cream is an anti-biotic which can be used locally to avoid unwanted bacteria.

Will this medicine interfere with the use of condoms?

Using this medicine might make a condom less effective. Kindly discuss other forms of contraceptives with your doctor when you are using this medicine.

Can I stop taking this medicine if I feel better?

This medicine should be taken for the amount of days prescribed. Otherwise, the infection might recur. Kindly do not stop taking this medicine even if your symptoms have improved.

Can this medicine be used to treat STDs?

No, this medicine cannot be used to treat STD’s. Kindly consult your doctor for the correct diagnosis and treatment of any STD.

Can I use this medicine when I am on my period?

This medicine should be continued when you are menstruating (on your period). Kindly consult your doctor for more information.

Disclaimer

Dawaai's intention is to make sure that it's consumers get information that is accurate, reviewed by an expert and error-free. However, the information mentioned here should not be used as a replacement for the advice of a qualified physician. The information given here is for informational purposes only, which may not cover all possible precautions, side effects, contraindications or drug interactions. Consult your doctor and discuss your queries related to any medicine or disease.

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