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Manufactured by: Cadila Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Contains / Salt: Chloramphenicol

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Chlorophenicol Information

Chlorophenicol Benefits & Uses

Chlorophenicol is used to treat the following -

Chlorophenicol 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 Chlorophenicol


Chlorophenicol Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Chlorophenicol 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

Chlorophenicol Related Warnings

Is the use of Chlorophenicol safe for pregnant women?

Those pregnant women want to take Chlorophenicol, 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 Chlorophenicol safe during breastfeeding?

Chlorophenicol may cause serious side effects in breastfeeding women, so do not take this drug without doctor's advice.


What is the effect of Chlorophenicol on the Kidneys?

Chlorophenicol may have mild side effects on the [Organ]. Most people will never see any effect on the [Organ].


What is the effect of Chlorophenicol on the Liver?

Chlorophenicol may cause harmful effects on kidney. if you feel its having any such effect, then stop taking this drug, and restart only on your doctor's advice.


What is the effect of Chlorophenicol on the Heart?

Chlorophenicol may cause harmful effects on kidney. if you feel its having any such effect, then stop taking this drug, and restart only on your doctor's advice.


Severe Interaction of Chlorophenicol with Other Drugs

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

Chlorophenicol Contraindications

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

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

Frequently asked Questions about Chlorophenicol

Is this Chlorophenicol habit forming or addictive?

No, you do not get addicted to Chlorophenicol.

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

Chlorophenicol does not cause dizziness or sleep, so you can drive a vehicle or operate machinery also.


Is it safe?

" Yes, Chlorophenicol it is safe but take it after seeking your doctor's advice."

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

No, Chlorophenicol cannot treat any kind of mental disorder.

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Chlorophenicol Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Chlorophenicol

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


Interaction between Alcohol and Chlorophenicol

No research has been done on this till date. Therefore, it is not known what the effect of taking Chlorophenicol with alcohol will be.


Chlorophenicol से जुड़े सवाल और जवाब

सवाल 2 months पहले

Can Chlorophenicol cause nausea and vomiting?

Dr. Surender Kumar MBBS, General Physician

Rarely, Chlorophenicol causes nausea and vomiting. It is a known side effect of this drug. For relief from nausea and vomiting try to take lime water, avoid eating spicy food even if it persists or becomes severe then discuss with your doctor.

सवाल 5 months पहले

How long can I safely take Chlorophenicol?

Dr. Manju Shekhawat MBBS, General Physician

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

सवाल 28 days पहले

Does Chlorophenicol cause weight loss?

Dr. Ajay Kumar MBBS, Internal Medicine

No, Chlorophenicol 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 Chlorophenicol is causing weight loss then discuss with your doctor instantly. 

सवाल 4 months पहले

Is Chlorophenicol safe to use?

Dr. R.K Singh MBBS, General Physician

Yes, Chlorophenicol is safe to use, if taken in prescribed amount and duration as advised by the doctor. However, certain side effects have been associated with this drug such as a headache, nausea, and vomiting. If you experience any of the above conditions after taking this medicine then do not hesitate to inform your doctor and follow his/her instructions.

सवाल 4 months पहले

Can Chlorophenicol cause headache?

Dr. Tarun kumar MBBS, Other

Yes, Chlorophenicol can cause a headache. It is a known side effect of this drug. If you experience a severe headache after taking this drug, take a mild painkiller, applying balms and complete rest even after this pain does not subside then discuss it with your doctor.


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