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Igat

Igat Information

Igat Benefits & Uses

Igat is used to treat the following -

Igat 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 Igat

Gatifloxacin

Igat Side Effects

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

  1. Nausea or vomiting
  2. Diarrhoea
  3. Allergic reaction
  4. Headache दुर्लभ
  5. Dizziness सामान्य
  6. Abnormal Dreams
  7. Insomnia सामान्य
  8. Paresthesia
  9. Tremor
  10. Vertigo दुर्लभ
  11. Palpitations (fluttering in chest)
  12. Rash
  13. Constipation सामान्य
  14. Dyspepsia
  15. Eye Discharge
  16. Eye irritation
  17. Eye Pain
  18. Dry eyes
  19. Conjunctivitis Moderate

Igat Related Warnings

Is the use of Igat safe for pregnant women?

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

Moderate

Is the use of Igat safe during breastfeeding?

Igat should not be taken without taking your doctor's advice, as it may have severe side effects on breastfeeding women.

Severe

What is the effect of Igat on the Kidneys?

There are no side effects of Igat on the kidneys.

Safe

What is the effect of Igat on the Liver?

Using Igat does not have any harmful effects on the liver.

Safe

What is the effect of Igat on the Heart?

Igat is not harmful for the heart.

Safe

Severe Interaction of Igat with Other Drugs

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

Igat Contraindications

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

  1. Myasthenia Gravis (MG)
  2. Brain and Nervous System
  3. Tendon Injury (Tendinopathy)
  4. Ulcerative Colitis

Frequently asked Questions about Igat

Is this Igat habit forming or addictive?

No, you will not get addicted to Igat.

No

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

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

Safe

Is it safe?

No, Igat is not completely safe as it has some side effects.

Dangerous

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

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

No

Igat Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Igat

Igat may take longer to act if you eat some foods while taking it. Follow your doctor's advice on this.

Mild

Interaction between Alcohol and Igat

Due to lack of research, nothing can be said about side effects of consuming alcohol while taking Igat.

Unknown

Details

सामग्री 10 Ml Eye/Ear Drops(S)
This medicine data has been created by -
Md Saadullah
M.Pharma, Pharmacy
3 Years of Experience
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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; ZymaxidY™ (gatifloxacin)
  2. KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 714
  3. April Hazard Vallerand, Cynthia A. Sanoski. [link]. Sixteenth Edition. Philadelphia, China: F. A. Davis Company; 2019: Page No 1399