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Afdilinz Tablets

By ANGLO FRENCH DRUGS & INDUSTRIES LIMITED
4 Tablet(s) in Strip
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MRP 180.00
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Afdilinz 600 MG Description

Afdilinz Tablet is an antibiotic medicine containing linezolid as an active ingredient. It is used in the treatment of severe bacterial infections. It is used to treat infections of the lungs (pneumo

nia), skin and soft tissues. Pneumonia is an infection of the lungs that causes inflammation in alveoli (air sacs in your lungs). The alveoli are filled with fluid or pus, making it difficult to breathe. It acts by stopping bacterial growth and preventing the synthesis of essential proteins required by bacteria to carry out vital functions. You should avoid drinking alcohol, draught beers and wine, eating large amounts of mature cheese yeast extracts or soya bean extracts during this treatment since this medicine may react with a substance called tyramine which is naturally present in some foods. This interaction may cause an increase in your blood pressure. This medicine is not recommended for use in children and adolescents under 18 years. Before taking this medicine tell your doctor if you have ever had kidney disease, heart disease, liver problems. Pregnant and breastfeeding women should consult their doctor before taking this medicine.

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Product Summary

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ContainsLinezolide / Linezolid(600.0 Mg)
UsesBacterial infections
Side effectsHeadache, diarrhoea, nausea, vomitng
TherapyANTIBIOTIC
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uses

Uses of Afdilinz 600 MG

Afdilinz Tablet is used to treat infections of the lungs (pneumonia), skin and soft tissues.
contraindications

Contraindications of Afdilinz 600 MG

  • If you are allergic to linezolid or any of the ingredients in Afdilinz Tablet.
  • If you are taking or recently had taken medicines for brain-related diseases like phenelzine, selegiline or moclobemide in the last 2 weeks.
  • If you are a pregnant or breastfeeding mother.
sideEffects

Side effects of Afdilinz 600 MG

  • Vomiting
  • Headache
  • Nausea
  • Decreased blood cells (red cells, white cells and platelets)
  • Diarrhoea
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of Afdilinz 600 MG

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Afdilinz Tablet during pregnancy?
A:
Afdilinz Tablet is not recommended during pregnancy as there is limited information about the effects on human pregnancy. However, your doctor may prescribe you this medicine if it has more advantages than risks. Please consult your doctor before using this medicine.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Afdilinz Tablet while breastfeeding?
A:
Afdilinz Tablet may pass into breast milk and may cause harm to the newborn baby. Hence, it is recommended not to breastfeed while on treatment with this medicine.
driving

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Afdilinz Tablet?
A:
It is better to avoid driving after taking this medicine. Some side effects of Afdilinz Tablet are dizziness and vision problems, which can be dangerous while driving.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Afdilinz Tablet?
A:
No, you should not consume alcohol if you are taking this medicine. Draught beers and wine, in particular, may be responsible for increasing your blood pressure.
otherGeneralWarnings

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have underlying medical conditions condition like high blood pressure, thyroid problems, psychiatric disorders such as confusion, liver or kidneys problems, etc.
  • You are anaemic or if you bruise or bleed easily.
  • You have a history of fits.
  • You experience eye-related problems like blurred vision or a change in colour vision.
  • You develop diarrhoea after taking this medicine, then the medicine must be stopped if the problem persists.
modeOfAction

Mode of Action of Afdilinz 600 MG

How Does It Work?

Afdilinz Tablet works by inhibiting the formation of proteins required by the bacteria for their growth and multiplication. This will arrest the spread of bacteria and control the infection.
directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Afdilinz 600 MG

  • Afdilinz Tablet should be taken orally with a sufficient amount of water.
  • Do not chew or crush the tablet.
  • Never stop the medicine on your own.
  • Complete the entire course of the medicine, do not stop the medicine halfway, if you feel better.
interactions

Interactions of Afdilinz 600 MG

Interactions with other medicines

  • Sometimes Afdilinz Tablet may affect the way other medicines work and other medicines may affect how this medicine works if taken at the same time.
  • Tell your doctor about all the medicines, supplements or herbals you are currently taking or might take to avoid any possible interaction.
  • Especially if you are taking medicines for psychiatric disorders such as phenelzine, selegiline, medicines used for migraines like sumatriptan, anti-depressants, anti-tuberculosis medicines like rifam...
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Interactions with food items

  • Avoid Afdilinz Tablet with tyramine-rich food such as cheese, smoked fish, meats and some types of beer.
storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Afdilinz 600 MG

  • Store this medicine below 20-25°C and keep out of reach of children and pets.
  • Do not keep outdated medicine. Discard this medicine appropriately.
dosage

Dosage of Afdilinz 600 MG

Overdose

If you think you have taken too much of this medicine, then contact your doctor immediately or visit the nearest hospital.

Missed a Dose

If you missed any dose of this medicine, take it as soon as you remember. If it's time for your next dose, then skip the missed dose and continue with your regular dose schedule. Do not take a double ...
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Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Mansi Savla

B. Pharm, PharmD

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: When should I take Afdilinz Tablet?

A: You should take Afdilinz Tablet as advised by your doctor. You can take this medicine either before, during or after a meal. But it is advised to take it with food to avoid stomach upset.

Q: What is the use of Afdilinz Tablet?

A: Afdilinz Tablet is indicated for the treatment of infections associated with lungs like pneumonia and skin and soft tissues caused by certain bacteria.
Product Details
Brand
AFDILINZ
Expires on or After
04/03/2023
Last Updated on: 27 Apr 2022 | 11:09 PM (IST)
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