Sulbacin 375mg Strip Of 10 Tablets
Sulbacin 375mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

Sulbacin 375mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

By TORRENT PHARMACEUTICALS LTD
10 Tablet(s) in Strip
461.40*
MRP 576.75
15% OFF
5% EXTRA
Inclusive of all taxes
Non ReturnableRead More
safety
All the Products are packed and stored Safely
Check more medicines with composition
Sultamicillin(375.0 Mg)
therapy
Therapeutic classification
ANTIBIOTIC

Medical Description

Sulbacin 375mg Strip Of 10 Tablets contains a combination of Ampicillin and Sulbactam, also known as Sultamicillin. It is an antibiotic used to treat bacterial infections of the lungs, airways, throat...
Read more
uses

Uses of Sulbacin 375 MG

Sulbacin 375mg Strip Of 10 Tablets is used for the treatment of various infections such as stomach, skin and soft tissue, bone and joint, upper and lower respiratory tract, ENT, urinary tract, pyelone...
Read more
contraindications

Contraindications of Sulbacin 375 MG

If you are allergic to Ampicillin, Sulbactam, any of the penicillin or any other component of Sulbacin 375mg Strip Of 10 Tablets
sideEffects

Side effects of Sulbacin 375 MG

  • Headache
  • Diarrhoea
  • Vomiting
  • Abdominal pain
  • Nausea
  • Rash
  • Skin irritation
  • Fungal infection
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of Sulbacin 375 MG

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Sulbacin 375mg Strip Of 10 Tablets during pregnancy?
A:
The component of Sulbacin 375mg Strip Of 10 Tablets can cross the placenta. However, there is limited information about the effect of Sulbacin 375mg Strip Of 10 Tablets on pregnancy. The use of Sulbacin 375mg Strip Of 10 Tablets is not recommended during pregnancy as it may cause harm to the unborn baby unless prescribed by the doctor after considering it to be safe and necessary during the pregnancy.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Sulbacin 375mg Strip Of 10 Tablets while breastfeeding?
A:
Components of Sulbacin 375mg Strip Of 10 Tablets pass into the breastmilk and it may cause harm to the newborn baby. Hence, do not consume this medicine if you are breastfeeding unless considered safe and necessary by your doctor.
driving

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Sulbacin 375mg Strip Of 10 Tablets?
A:
The effect of Sulbacin 375mg Strip Of 10 Tablets on the ability to drive is not known. However, if you experience headache, drowsiness after consuming this medicine, avoid driving.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Sulbacin 375mg Strip Of 10 Tablets?
A:
No, it is unsafe to consume alcohol while taking Sulbacin 375mg Strip Of 10 Tablets. It can lead to serious consequences.
otherGeneralWarnings

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You had an allergic reaction after taking any antibiotic.
  • You experience any other effect after taking Sulbacin 375mg Strip Of 10 Tablets.
  • You have any liver, kidney or blood disease.
  • You experience fungal infection after taking Sulbacin 375mg Strip Of 10 Tablets.
modeOfAction

Mode of Action of Sulbacin 375 MG

How Does It Work?

  • Sulbacin 375mg Strip Of 10 Tablets contains two components, Sulbactam and Ampicillin.
  • Ampicillin is an antibiotic which inhibits the formation of bacterial cell wall resulting in bacterial death.
  • Sulbactam irreversibly inhibits a chemical substance β-lactamase produced by bacterial cells, which decreases the antibiotic activity. Thus, Sulbactam prevents the reduction of ampicillin activity whe...
    Read more
directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Sulbacin 375 MG

Sulbacin 375mg Strip Of 10 Tablets should be taken as directed by your doctor. Swallow it whole with a glass of water. It would be best if you take it at a fixed time for optimal results. Do not consu...
Read more
interactions

Interactions of Sulbacin 375 MG

Interactions with other medicines

  • Concurrent use of allopurinol (uric acid lowering medicine) and Sulbacin 375mg Strip Of 10 Tablets increases the incidence of rash.
  • Sulbacin 375mg Strip Of 10 Tablets can alter the effect of blood-thinning medicine such as warfarin.
  • Other antibiotics such as chloramphenicol, erythromycin, sulfonamides and tetracyclines can interfere with the action of Sulbacin 375mg Strip Of 10 Tablets when co-administered.
  • Sulbacin 375mg Strip Of 10 Tablets can decrease the effectiveness of oral contraceptive medicine.
  • The effect of immunosuppressive medicines such as methotrexate, leucovorin increases when used concomitantly with Sulbacin 375mg Strip Of 10 Tablets. Thus, close monitoring must be needed.
  • The effect of medicines used to treat gout such as probenecid increases with Sulbacin 375mg Strip Of 10 Tablets.
  • Discuss with your doctor about any other medicine, herbal preparation and supplements you are taking currently to avoid interactions.
storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Sulbacin 375 MG

  • Store at temperature below 30°C in a cool, dry place.
  • Keep it out of the reach of children and pets.
dosage

Dosage of Sulbacin 375 MG

Overdose

There is limited information available about symptoms of overdose. However, excess of Sulbacin 375mg Strip Of 10 Tablets may cause severe diarrhoea, nausea, headache, vomiting, rash and fits. If you e...
Read more

Missed a Dose

If you have missed taking any dose of Sulbacin 375mg Strip Of 10 Tablets, take it as soon as you remember. If it's already time for the next dose, skip the missed one and follow the regular dosing sch...
Read more

Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Arpit Verma

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

^

Q: Can I stop taking Sulbacin 375mg Strip Of 10 Tablets when I feel better?

A: No, do not stop taking Sulbacin 375mg Strip Of 10 Tablets. Complete the full course of treatment even if you start feeling better, else you might experience the treatment failure and the increased risk of recurrence of the infection.

Q: Can the use of Sulbacin 375mg Strip Of 10 Tablets cause diarrhoea?

  • Yes, the use of Sulbacin 375mg Strip Of 10 Tablets can cause diarrhoea along with the desired effect. However, not everyone gets them.
  • It is an antibiotic which kills both good and bad bacteria when good bacteria present in intestine gets killed it can cause diarrhoea. If you are experiencing severe diarrhoea, talk to your doctor abo...
    Read more

Q: What precautions do I need to take while taking Sulbacin 375mg Strip Of 10 Tablets?

A: If you are on any anti-clot medicine, talk to your doctor. Do not consume alcohol and if you experience any side effect which alters driving ability, do not drive. Inform your doctor if you are pregnant, think you may be pregnant or breastfeeding women.

Q: Is Sulbacin 375mg Strip Of 10 Tablets used to relieve pain?

A: No, Sulbacin 375mg Strip Of 10 Tablets is not a painkiller. It only treats bacterial infection and provides relief from the symptoms of infection.

Q: How long does Sulbacin 375mg Strip Of 10 Tablets take to work?

A: Sulbacin 375mg Strip Of 10 Tablets starts showing activity soon after you take it. However, it may take some days to kill all the harmful bacteria.

Q: Why should I take Sulbacin 375mg Strip Of 10 Tablets with food?

A: Sulbacin 375mg Strip Of 10 Tablets should be taken with food to avoid an upset stomach. Also, it enhances the absorption of the medicine. Thus, consuming this medicine on empty stomach can result in an upset stomach.
Last Updated on: 19 Mar 2021 | 04:13 PM (IST)
Disclaimer
The information provided herein is supplied to the best of our abilities to make it accurate and reliable as it is published after a review by a team of professionals. This information is solely intended to provide a general overview on the product and must be used for informational purposes only. You should not use the information provided herein to diagnose, prevent, or cure a health problem. Nothing contained on this page is intended to create a doctor-patient relationship, replace or be a substitute for a registered medical practitioner's medical treatment/advice or consultation. The absence of any information or warning to any medicine shall not be considered and assumed as an implied assurance. We highly recommend that you consult your registered medical practitioner for all queries or doubts related to your medical condition. You hereby agree that you shall not make any health or medical-related decision based in whole or in part on anything contained in the Site. Please click here for detailed T&C.