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Entakon

Entakon Information

Entakon Benefits & Uses

Entakon is used to treat the following -

Entakon 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 Entakon

Metronidazole
Tetracycline

Entakon Side Effects

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

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

Entakon Related Warnings

Is the use of Entakon safe for pregnant women?

Entakon has many dangerous side effects in pregnant women. If you are pregnant, do not consume Entakon without medical advice.

Is the use of Entakon safe during breastfeeding?

Taking Entakon may lead to serious side effects if you are breastfeeding. Entakon should not be taken by breastfeeding women unless prescribed by the doctor.

What is the effect of Entakon on the Kidneys?

Entakon rarely affects the kidneys.

What is the effect of Entakon on the Liver?

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

What is the effect of Entakon on the Heart?

There are no any side effects of Entakon for the heart.

Severe Interaction of Entakon with Other Drugs

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

Entakon Contraindications

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

  1. Liver Disease
  2. Kidney Disease
  3. Heart Disease
  4. Diabetes
  5. Peripheral Neuropathy
  6. Calcium Deficiency
  7. Potassium Deficiency
  8. Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  9. Kidney Disease
  10. Ulcerative Colitis
  11. Gastritis
  12. Sexually transmitted diseases

Frequently asked Questions about Entakon

Is this Entakon habit forming or addictive?

Entakon does not cause addiction.

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

You may feel sleepy or tired after taking Entakon. So it is best to avoid driving.

Is it safe?

Yes, but consume Entakon only on doctor's advice.

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

No, Entakon is not used to treat mental disorders.

Entakon Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Entakon

Eating certain foods may increase the time it takes Entakon to have an effect. You should consult your doctor about it.

Interaction between Alcohol and Entakon

Information about the interaction of Entakon and alcohol is not currently available because this topic has not been researched yet.

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References

  1. US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Flagyl® Metronidazole
  2. KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 837-839
  3. April Hazard Vallerand, Cynthia A. Sanoski. [link]. Sixteenth Edition. Philadelphia, China: F. A. Davis Company; 2019: Page No 850-851
  4. US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Oracea® (doxycycline)
  5. KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 733-739
  6. April Hazard Vallerand, Cynthia A. Sanoski. [link]. Sixteenth Edition. Philadelphia, China: F. A. Davis Company; 2019: Page No 1191-1193