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Manufactured by: Zydus Cadila

Contains / Salt: Chloramphenicol

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Cadimycetin Information

Cadimycetin Benefits & Uses

Cadimycetin is used to treat the following -

Cadimycetin 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 Cadimycetin


Cadimycetin Side Effects

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

  1. Nausea or vomiting
  2. Diarrhoea
  3. Altered taste
  4. Sensation of Stinging
  5. Sensation of Burning
  6. Drowsiness
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  8. Depression
  9. Urticaria
  10. Angioedema
  11. Blurred vision
  12. Weakness
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  15. Sore throat

Cadimycetin Related Warnings

Is the use of Cadimycetin safe for pregnant women?

Those pregnant women want to take Cadimycetin, before that take doctor advice regarding how to use. If you don't do same then it will cause harmful effects on your health.


Is the use of Cadimycetin safe during breastfeeding?

Cadimycetin should not be taken without first taking your doctor's advice, as it may severe side effects for breastfeeding women.


What is the effect of Cadimycetin on the Kidneys?

Very few cases of side effects of Cadimycetin on [Organ] have been reported.


What is the effect of Cadimycetin on the Liver?

You may experience side effects on your [Organ] after taking Cadimycetin. If this happens, then discontinue its use. Consult your medical practitioner, do as he/she suggests.


What is the effect of Cadimycetin on the Heart?

[Organ] can be affected by Cadimycetin. If you experience any unwanted effects of this drug, stop taking it. You should take it again only after medical advice.


Severe Interaction of Cadimycetin with Other Drugs

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

Cadimycetin Contraindications

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

  1. Kidney Disease
  2. Liver Disease
  3. Allergy
  4. Ulcerative Colitis

Frequently asked Questions about Cadimycetin

Is this Cadimycetin habit forming or addictive?

No, Cadimycetin is not habit forming.

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

Yes, it is safe to do these activities or work after taking Cadimycetin as it does not make you drowsy.


Is it safe?

Yes, but it is important to consult a doctor before taking Cadimycetin.

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

No, the use of [medicine] in mental disorders is not effective.

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Cadimycetin Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Cadimycetin

Taking Cadimycetin with some specific foods may delay its effect. Talk with your doctor about this.


Interaction between Alcohol and Cadimycetin

It is difficult to say anything about the effect of Cadimycetin and alcohol. No research has been done on this.


Cadimycetin से जुड़े सवाल और जवाब

सवाल 27 days पहले

Does Cadimycetin cause weight loss?

Dr. Ajay Kumar MBBS, Internal Medicine

No, Cadimycetin does not cause weight loss. It has not been reported by the patients who are taking this drug. However, some of the animal studies have reported weight loss after long-term use of this drug. If you are experiencing unusual weight loss and you are in doubt that Cadimycetin is causing weight loss then discuss with your doctor instantly. 

सवाल 5 months पहले

How long can I safely take Cadimycetin?

Dr. Manju Shekhawat MBBS, General Physician

Take Cadimycetin as directed by your doctor to ensure complete eradication of infection. Do not take this medicine longer than prescribed to avoid bacterial resistance.

सवाल 3 months पहले

Does Cadimycetin cause diarrhoea?

Dr. Gangaram Saini MD, MBBS, General Physician

Yes, Cadimycetin has been reported to cause diarrhoea and it is the most common side effect of this medicine. Drink plenty of fluids while you are taking this medicine. If you are experiencing severe diarrhoea after taking this drug, consult your doctor immediately without any further delay. 

सवाल 6 months पहले

Can I discontinue Cadimycetin on my own without doctors advice?

Dr. Abhijit MBBS, General Physician

Discontinuing Cadimycetin on your own can increase the chances of bacterial resistance and infection relapse. It is recommended that you always consult your doctor if you have decided to discontinue this medicine.

सवाल 6 months पहले

How does Cadimycetin work?

Dr. Sameer Awadhiya MBBS, Pediatrics

Cadimycetin contains chloramphenicol which is a broad-spectrum antibiotic that is active against both Gram-positive and Gram-negative bacteria. It works by inhibiting the protein synthesis in bacteria which needs to survive. In the absence of protein, the bacterial growth is stunned and slowed. It can also kill the bacteria in higher doses. Cadimycetin is effective against a wide range of both gram negative and gram positive bacteria such as Salmonella species, Rickettsia species, Neisseria meningitidis, Escherichia coli, Haemophilus influenzae, and Staphylococcus pneumoniae.


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