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Bactomet

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Bactomet

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Nalidixic Acid, Metronidazole साल्ट से बनी दवाएं:

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Bactomet Information

Bactomet Benefits & Uses

Bactomet is used to treat the following -

Bactomet Dosage & How to Take

This is the usual dosage recommended in most common treatment cases. Please remember that every patient and their case is different, so the dosage can be different based on the disease, route of administration, patient's age and medical history.

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Ingredients of Bactomet

Nalidixic Acid
Metronidazole

Bactomet Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Bactomet is used -

  1. Nausea or vomiting
  2. Gastric Irritation
  3. Rash
  4. Drowsiness
  5. Vertigo Moderate
  6. Blurred vision
  7. Headache Moderate
  8. Visual Disturbance
  9. Seizures (uncontrollable jerking of limbs)
  10. Dry Mouth Mild
  11. Metallic taste in mouth
  12. Skin redness
  13. Skin Burning
  14. Sensation of Stinging
  15. Vaginal inflammation
  16. Erythema
  17. Contact Dermatitis Moderate
  18. Depression Moderate
  19. Vaginal discharge
  20. Influenza like symptoms
  21. Abdominal Pain Mild
  22. Dizziness Mild
  23. Skin irritation
  24. Agitation
  25. Fever Severe
  26. Constipation Severe
  27. Loss of appetite
  28. Convulsion
  29. Vaginal Irritation

Bactomet Related Warnings

Is the use of Bactomet safe for pregnant women?

There are no side effects of Bactomet in pregnant women.

Is the use of Bactomet safe during breastfeeding?

Bactomet may lead to some side effects in breastfeeding women. If you witness any unusal symptoms after taking Bactomet, discontinue its use and call your doctor right away. Follow your doctor's advice regarding the use of Bactomet.

What is the effect of Bactomet on the Kidneys?

Very few cases of side effects of Bactomet on kidney have been reported.

What is the effect of Bactomet on the Liver?

Bactomet has very mild side effects on the liver.

What is the effect of Bactomet on the Heart?

Side effects of Bactomet rarely affect the heart.

Severe Interaction of Bactomet with Other Drugs

Bactomet should not be taken with following medicines due to severe side effects it may cause to patients -

Bactomet Contraindications

If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Bactomet unless your doctor advises you to do so -

  1. Allergy
  2. Liver Disease
  3. Liver Cirrhosis
  4. Kidney Disease
  5. Diabetes
  6. Ulcerative Colitis
  7. Myasthenia Gravis (MG)
  8. Liver Disease
  9. Kidney Disease
  10. Heart Disease
  11. Diabetes
  12. Peripheral Neuropathy
  13. Calcium Deficiency
  14. Potassium Deficiency
  15. Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)

Frequently asked Questions about Bactomet

Is this Bactomet habit forming or addictive?

No, you will not get addicted to Bactomet.

Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?

No, you should not drive or operate heavy machinery after taking Bactomet as you may feel sleepy.

Is it safe?

Bactomet is safe but it is important to consult a doctor before taking it.

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

No, Bactomet is not used to treat mental disorders.

Bactomet Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Bactomet

Taking Bactomet with food is safe.

Interaction between Alcohol and Bactomet

Consult your doctor before consuming alcohol while taking Bactomet as it can have severe side effects.

Details

This medicine data has been created by -
Dr. Md Saadullah
M.Pharma, Pharmacy
3 Years of Experience
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Dr. Vikas Chauhan
B.Pharma, Pharmacy
2 Years of Experience
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References

  1. US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; NegGram® Caplets (nalidixic acid)
  2. KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 709
  3. US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Flagyl® Metronidazole
  4. KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 837-839
  5. April Hazard Vallerand, Cynthia A. Sanoski. [link]. Sixteenth Edition. Philadelphia, China: F. A. Davis Company; 2019: Page No 850-851