Curadex Infusion

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Curadex Infusion

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Curadex Information

Curadex is a commercial drug that is prescribed in the form of Infusion. It is typically used for the treatment of Urinary Tract Infection, Ear Infection, Bacterial Infections. Other than this, Curadex has some other therapeutic uses, which have been discussed ahead.

The right dosage of Curadex depends on the age, gender, and medical history of the patient. Individual symptoms and route of administration also determines the right dosage. Refer to the dosage section for a detailed discussion.

Some other side effects of Curadex have been listed ahead. Such side effects of Curadex normally do not last long and go away once the treatment is completed. However, if these continue for a longer time, consult your doctor right away.

It is also important to note that Curadex has a Moderate effect for pregnant women and Moderate effect on lactating mothers. Further, the section on Curadex related warnings talks about Curadex's effects on the liver, heart and kidney.

Curadex can cause adverse effects in certain medical conditions. It is strongly recommended to avoid Curadex in conditions like Atrial Fibrillation, Heart Failure, Myasthenia Gravis (MG). Some other conditions that can be affected by Curadex are listed in the contraindications section below.

Drug reaction of Curadex with other medicines has been reported. Refer to the list below for further details.

In addition to these precautions, you may also note that Curadex is not safe while driving, and is is not addictive in nature.

  1. Curadex Benefits & Uses
  2. Curadex Dosage & How to Take
  3. Curadex Side Effects
  4. Curadex Related Warnings
  5. Severe Interaction of Curadex with Other Drugs
  6. Curadex Contraindications
  7. Frequently asked Questions about Curadex
  8. Curadex Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Curadex Benefits & Uses

Curadex is used to treat the following -

  1. Urinary Tract Infection Primary
  2. Ear Infection Primary
  3. Gonorrhea
  4. Skin Infections
  5. Bacterial Infections Primary
  6. Pelvic Inflammatory Disease
  7. Bronchitis
  8. Prostatitis
  9. Hearing Loss
  10. Ringing in ears
  11. Ear Pain
  12. Eye Infections Primary
  13. Swollen Eyes
  14. Diarrhoea
  15. Ear canal infection
  16. Typhoid Fever

Curadex Dosage & How to Take

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Ingredients of Curadex

Ofloxacin

Curadex Side Effects

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

  1. Nausea or vomiting
  2. Diarrhoea
  3. Allergic reaction
  4. Polyuria
  5. Rash
  6. Insomnia Mild
  7. Dizziness Mild
  8. Flatulence Mild
  9. Drowsiness
  10. Fever Mild
  11. Chills
  12. Constipation Moderate
  13. Vaginal inflammation
  14. Hepatitis
  15. Jaundice Moderate
  16. Visual impairment
  17. Steven-johnsons syndrome
  18. Bronchospasm
  19. Hearing Loss Severe

Curadex Related Warnings

Is the use of Curadex safe for pregnant women?

Curadex may have some side effects during pregnancy. Pregnant women should discontinue the use of Curadex, and talk to their doctor, if they notice any discomfort.

Moderate

Is the use of Curadex safe during breastfeeding?

If you are breastfeeding, you may experience some harmful effects of Curadex. In case you experience any of these, discontinue its use until you consult your doctor.

Moderate

What is the effect of Curadex on the Kidneys?

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

Mild

What is the effect of Curadex on the Liver?

Curadex may have mild side effects on the liver. Most people will never see any effect on the liver.

Mild

What is the effect of Curadex on the Heart?

Curadex may have mild side effects on the heart. Most people will never see any effect on the heart.

Mild

Severe Interaction of Curadex with Other Drugs

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

Curadex Contraindications

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

  1. Atrial Fibrillation
  2. Heart Failure
  3. Calcium Deficiency
  4. Potassium Deficiency
  5. Thyroid
  6. Myasthenia Gravis (MG)
  7. Kidney Disease
  8. Diabetes

Frequently asked Questions about Curadex

Is this Curadex habit forming or addictive?

Curadex does not cause addiction.

No

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

No, you should do not do anything that requires concentration and attention as the Curadex can make you feel drowsy.

Dangerous

Is it safe?

Yes, but take Curadex only as per medical advice.

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

No, the use of Curadex in mental disorders is not effective.

No

Curadex Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Curadex

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

Mild

Interaction between Alcohol and Curadex

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

Severe

Curadex FAQs

Question over 1 year ago

Can I take Curadex with metformin?

Take Curadex if your doctor has prescribed it to you. However, keep a close check on blood sugar levels as metformin is known to cause hypoglycemia( sudden dip in blood sugar levels). In case you are experiencing severe hypoglycemia, please inform your doctor immediately.

Question about 2 years ago

Can I discontinue Curadex on my own without doctors advice?

Dr. Anand Singh MBBS , General Physician

Discontinuing Curadex 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.

Question almost 2 years ago

Can I take Curadex without consulting a doctor?

Dr. Uday Nath Sahoo MBBS , Internal Medicine

Curadex is a prescription drug, hence do not take Curadex without consulting doctor. It can be harmful to patients to take this medicine without a doctor's advice.

Question almost 2 years ago

Can I take Curadex with azithromycin?

Dr. Gaurav MBBS , General Physician

It is recommended to avoid taking Curadex with azithromycin because it can cause heart-related problems. However, if your doctor has prescribed it to you take it as per his/her advice. In case you are experiencing breathing difficulties, palpitations and pain in the chest please inform your doctor immediately.

Question almost 2 years ago

Can I take Curadex with milk?

Dr. Manoj Meena MBBS , General Physician

Do not take Curadex along with milk. It reduces the effectiveness of medicine by reducing the absorption of a drug. Please consult your doctor before consuming this medicine with milk.

This medicine data has been created by -
Vikas Chauhan
B.Pharma, Pharmacy
3 Years of Experience

References

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