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Lincosa 300mg Injection 1ml

By SAYONA MEDICARE PVT LTD
1ml Injection
8.07*
MRP 9.50
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Lincosa 300 MG Description

Lincosa Injection is used for the treatment of serious bacterial infections in cases where other commonly used antibiotics have failed to cure or could not be used due to allergic problems. It contai

ns lincomycin, an antibiotic. It should be used only when it is proven that the cause of infection is bacteria which is sensitive to Lincomycin. It should not be used to treat minor bacterial infections or viral infections. Lincosa Injection will be given to you in hospital or clinic by a doctor or nurse. You should avoid self-injecting. It should be taken only when clearly prescribed by your doctor as this injection may lead to side effects which may present as mild diarrhoea or even life threatening Clostridium infections. Inform your doctor if you are pregnant, planning a pregnancy or breastfeeding and about your detailed medical history, before starting this medicine.

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Product Summary

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ContainsLincomycin(300.0 Mg)
UsesSerious bacterial infections
Side effectsInjection site reactions, headache
TherapyANTIBIOTIC
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uses

Uses of Lincosa 300 MG

Lincosa Injection is used for the treatment of serious bacterial infection, where penicillin and other antibiotics could not be given due to allergy or resistance issues.
contraindications

Contraindications of Lincosa 300 MG

If you are allergic to lincomycin, other similar substance or any other component of Lincosa Injection
sideEffects

Side effects of Lincosa 300 MG

  • Injection site reactions
  • Headache
  • Dizziness
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Diarrhoea
  • Stomach pain or discomfort
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of Lincosa 300 MG

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Lincosa Injection during pregnancy?
A:
There is no adequate information available on the use of Lincosa Injection in pregnant women, thus Lincosa Injection if considered essential by the doctor after assessing the benefits over risks.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Lincosa Injection while breastfeeding?
A:
Lincomycin in breast milk in low amounts. Thus, your doctor will decide of either discontinuing the medicine or the breastfeeding after assessing the potential risk on breastfeeding infant over risk of delayed treatment with Lincosa Injection on breastfeeding mother.
driving

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have taken Lincosa Injection?
A:
Avoid driving if you experience side effects like dizziness after taking Lincosa Injection.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Lincosa Injection?
A:
No known interaction of alcohol with Lincosa Injection, However, consult your physician if you have a habit of consuming alcohol regularly.
otherGeneralWarnings

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You develop diarrhoea after starting Lincosa Injection (or even after completing the treatment) as this may lead to life threatening condition (Clostridium difficile associated diarrhoea)
  • You develop any allergic reaction after starting this injection
  • You have problems with your heart, liver or kidneys
  • You have any problem related to your stomach or gut
  • You have breathing problems
  • You have a history of allergies
modeOfAction

Mode of Action of Lincosa 300 MG

How Does It Work?

Lincomycin works by inhibiting the synthesis of essential proteins required for the bacterial cell wall formation, thus stops the growth and prevents spreading of the infection.
directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Lincosa 300 MG

  • Lincosa Injection will be given by a doctor or nurse in a hospital or clinic.
  • Do not self inject, follow any aftercare instructions given by the doctor or nurse.
interactions

Interactions of Lincosa 300 MG

Interactions with other medicines

  • Some medicines can affect the way Lincosa Injection works, or this medicine itself can reduce the effectiveness of other medicines 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.
  • Concomitant administration of Lincosa Injection with medicines like succinylcholine, atracurium, vecuronium should be avoided as it may add on to its effects.
storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Lincosa 300 MG

  • Store this injection under the conditions mentioned on the pack.
  • Keep it away from children and pets
dosage

Dosage of Lincosa 300 MG

Overdose

Lincosa Injection will be given by a doctor or nurse thus chances of overdose are unlikely. However, if you experience any discomfort or specific symptoms inform your doctor or reach out to the neares...
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Missed a Dose

The doctor or nurse usually gives Lincosa Injection in the hospital or clinic. Therefore, the chances of missing a dose are less. However, if you feel that a dose has been missed, please inform your d...
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Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Arpit Verma

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: Can Lincosa Injection be used for minor bacterial infections?

A: Lincosa Injection should not be used to treat minor bacterial infections or viral infections.

Q: Can I discontinue the treatment with Lincosa Injection if I start to feel better?

A: No, do not discontinue the treatment with Lincosa Injection even if you feel better, as missing the doses or not completing the full course of therapy may lead to treatment failure & the bacteria may develop resistance. Thus, you should always complete the course of treatment.
Product Details
Brand
LINCOSA
Expires on or After
03/03/2023
Last Updated on: 24 May 2022 | 11:20 PM (IST)
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