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Teicoplanin Information

Teicoplanin Benefits & Uses

Teicoplanin is used to treat the following -

Teicoplanin 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 Teicoplanin


Teicoplanin Side Effects

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

  1. Nausea or vomiting
  2. Headache दुर्लभ
  3. Rash
  4. Itching or burning
  5. Dizziness दुर्लभ
  6. Fever सामान्य
  7. Erythema
  8. Diarrhoea
  9. Inflammation of a vein
  10. Chills
  11. Gastric Irritation
  12. Pain or discomfort

Teicoplanin Related Warnings

Is the use of Teicoplanin safe for pregnant women?

No research has not been done till date on the safety of Teicoplanin for pregnant women. So its effects on pregnant women are unknown.


Is the use of Teicoplanin safe during breastfeeding?

In the absence of any scientific study about the side effects of Teicoplanin in breastfeeding women, information on safety of Teicoplanin is unavailable.


What is the effect of Teicoplanin on the Kidneys?

Teicoplanin has very mild side effects on the kidneys.


What is the effect of Teicoplanin on the Liver?

Teicoplanin does not damage the liver.


What is the effect of Teicoplanin on the Heart?

Using Teicoplanin does not have any harmful effects on the heart.


Severe Interaction of Teicoplanin with Other Drugs

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

Teicoplanin Contraindications

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

  1. Ulcerative Colitis
  2. Gastritis
  3. Kidney Disease
  4. Thrombocytopenia and ITP

Frequently asked Questions about Teicoplanin

Is this Teicoplanin habit forming or addictive?

Forming a habit of Teicoplanin has not been reported.


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

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


Is it safe?

Teicoplanin should be used only after doctor's advice.

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

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


Teicoplanin Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Teicoplanin

You can take Teicoplanin with food.


Interaction between Alcohol and Teicoplanin

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

This medicine data has been created by -
Dr. Md Saadullah
M.Pharma, Pharmacy
3 Years of Experience
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Dr. Vikas Chauhan
B.Pharma, Pharmacy
2 Years of Experience
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  1. KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 758