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Oxylin capsule 250 mg Jarx500's

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Oxylin capsule contains Oxytetracycline, Inj/Oral | belongs to Tetracycline derivative

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How it works

Oxylin capsule 250 mg Jarx500’s works by inhibiting the growth of bacteria by interrupting the protein synthesis.

Side effects

Major & minor side effects for Oxylin capsule 250 mg Jarx500’s

  • Diarrhea
  • Loss of appetite
  • Skin rash
  • Low WBC count
  • Tooth discoloration
  • Yellow colored eyes or skin
  • Increased sensitivity of the skin to sunlight

Uses of Oxylin capsule 250 mg Jarx500’s

What is it prescribed for?

  • Brucellosis

    Oxylin capsule 250 mg Jarx500’s is used in the treatment of Brucellosis which is a bacterial infection that spreads from animals caused by Brucella bacteria.

  • Pneumonia

    Oxylin capsule 250 mg Jarx500’s is used in the treatment of Pneumonia which is a most common type of lung infection caused by Streptococcus pneumoniae, Haemophilus influenzae.

  • Rickettsial Infection

    Oxylin capsule 250 mg Jarx500’s is used in the treatment of Rickettsial infections like Rocky Mountain spotted fever, typhus fever and the typhus group, Q fever, rickettsial pox, and tick fevers caused by Rickettsiae.

  • Bronchitis

    Oxylin capsule 250 mg Jarx500’s is used in the treatment of bronchitis which is an inflammation in lungs caused by Streptococcus pneumoniae, Haemophilus influenzae, and some Mycoplasma Pneumonia.

  • Chlamydia Infection

    Oxylin capsule 250 mg Jarx500’s is used in the treatment of sexually transmitted diseases like Chlamydia Infection.

Concerns

Frequently asked questions

  • Onset of action

    The peak effect of this medicine can be observed in 1 to 3 hours

  • Duration of Effect

    The effect of this medicine lasts for an average duration of 18 to 33 hours.

  • Safe with Alchohol?

    Interaction with alcohol is unknown. It is advisable to consult your doctor before consumption.

  • Is it habit forming?

    No habit forming tendency have been reported.

  • Usage in pregnancy?

    This medicine is not recommended for pregnant women.

  • Usage while breast-feeding?

    This medicine is not recommended in breastfeeding women.

When not to use?

  • Allergy

    Not recommended in patients with known allergy to Oxylin capsule 250 mg Jarx500’s or other tetracyclines.

Warnings

Warnings for special population
  • Pregnancy

    This medicine is not recommended for pregnant women.

  • Breast-feeding

    This medicine is not recommended in breastfeeding women.

Warnings

Warnings for special population
  • Photosensitivity

    This medicine may increase the risk of sunburn reaction. Patients should be counseled about these reactions and advised to discontinue the treatment if any symptoms of skin rash appear.

  • Impaired liver function

    This medicine should be used with caution in patients with the liver injury. Close monitoring of liver function tests is necessary. Discontinue the treatment if the symptoms persist.

  • Impaired kidney function

    This medicine should be used with caution in patients with kidney impairment due to an increase in the blood urea levels. Discontinue the treatment if any sign of elevated urea levels is observed.

  • Drug-resistance

    Usage of Oxylin capsule 250 mg Jarx500’s without sufficient proof or suspicion of a bacterial infection should be avoided. Irrational dosing might fail in providing the benefits and even cause toxicity. It may also increase the risk of development of bacteria that is drug resistant.

  • Use in children

    This medicine is not recommended in children less than 8 years due to the risk of permanent teeth discoloration.

Dosage

  • Missed Dose

    The missed dose should be taken as soon possible. It is advisable to skip the missed dose if it's already time for your next scheduled dose.

  • Overdose

    Seek emergency medical treatment or contact the doctor in case of overdose.

Interactions

Interaction with Medicines
  • Warfarin moderate
  • Ethinyl Estradiol moderate
  • Cholera Vaccine severe
  • Digoxin moderate
  • Calcium gluconate moderate
Disease interactions
Food interactions
  • This medicine is not recommended to take with iron and calcium preparations due to the decrease in the absorption. The minimum time gap of 3 hours should be maintained for a better absorption.

General Instructions

Take Oxylin capsule 250 mg Jarx500’s as instructed by your doctor. Do not take in larger or smaller amounts than advised. Drink adequate amount of water to prevent the irritation in the intestine. Do not take with calcium-containing products because of the decrease in the absorption. Do not stop taking this medicine without consulting the doctor.

Other details

  • To be taken before food
  • To be taken as instructed by doctor
  • Does not cause sleepiness

References

How to use Oxylin capsule 250 mg Jarx500’s

For an adult, give IM inj in upper outer quadrant of buttocks or mid-lateral thigh. Deltoid muscle may be used but only if well developed. In children, give injection only in mid-lateral thigh.

what are the adverse effects of Oxylin capsule 250 mg Jarx500’s

Tooth discolouration, enamel hypoplasia, hepatotoxicity, blood disorders, reduced fibula growth rate; avoid use in children under 8 years, unless no alternative. Gl disturbances. Allergic reactions. Superinfections.

What is the dose of Oxylin capsule 250 mg Jarx500’s

ORAL: Adults: 250-500 mg every 6 hr. Children: 25- 50 mg/kg every 6 hr.
INJECTION: IM: Adults: 250 mg every 6 hr or 300 mg every 8 hr or every 12 hr. Children: 15-25 mg/kg body-wt up to max 250 mg daily inj. The dosage may be divided at 8 or 12 hourly intervals.

One of the following licensed pharmacy from the nearest location will deliver Oxylin capsule 250 mg Jarx500’s. The details of the licensed pharmacy shall be shared once you request the drugs and the respective pharmacy accepts the your request based on valid prescription and availability.

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