Maxolid 600mg Strip Of 10 Tablets
Maxolid 600mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

Maxolid 600mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

By MACLEODS PHARMACEUTICALS
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Medical Description

Maxolid 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 (pneumoni...
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ContainsLinezolide / Linezolid(600.0 Mg)
UsesBacterial infections
Side effectsHeadache, diarrhoea, nausea, vomitng
ClassificationANTIBIOTIC
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Uses of Maxolid 600 MG

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

Contraindications of Maxolid 600 MG

  • If you are allergic to linezolid or any of the ingredients in Maxolid 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.

Side effects of Maxolid 600 MG

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

Precautions and Warnings of Maxolid 600 MG

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Maxolid Tablet during pregnancy?
A:
Maxolid 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.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Maxolid Tablet while breastfeeding?
A:
Maxolid 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

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

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Maxolid 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.

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.

Mode of Action of Maxolid 600 MG

How Does It Work?

Maxolid 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.

Directions for Use of Maxolid 600 MG

  • Maxolid 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 of Maxolid 600 MG

Interactions with other medicines

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

Storage and disposal of Maxolid 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 of Maxolid 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 Maxolid Tablet?

A: You should take Maxolid 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 Maxolid Tablet?

A: Maxolid 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
MAXOLID
Last Updated on: 27 Apr 2022 | 11:10 PM (IST)
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