Tetlin

Manufactured by: Ind Swift Laboratories Ltd

Contains / Salt: Tetracycline (250 mg)

Prescription Required

150 people have bought this recently

Tetlin

Manufactured by: Ind Swift Laboratories Ltd

Contains / Salt: Tetracycline (250 mg)

Prescription Required

150 people have bought this recently

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Tetlin Information

Tetlin, a prescription drug, is manufactured in various forms such as Capsule. It is primarily used for the treatment of Bacterial Infections. Tetlin also has some secondary and off-label uses. These are listed below.

The optimal dosage of Tetlin is largely dependent on the individual's body weight, medical history, gender and age. Individual symptoms and route of administration also determines the right dosage. This information has been provided in detail in the dosage section.

The most common side effects of Tetlin are Diarrhoea. Some other side effects of Tetlin have been listed ahead. Usually, these side effects of Tetlin go away soon, and do not persist beyond the duration of the treatment. If, however, they worsen or do not go away, please speak with your physician.

In addition, Tetlin's effect is Severe during pregnancy and Severe for lactating mothers. In addition, Tetlin's effects on the liver, heart and kidney are discussed below in the Tetlin related warnings section.

Some other conditions that can be affected by Tetlin are listed in the contraindications section below.

Drug reaction of Tetlin with other medicines has been reported. A complete list of these interactions is given below.

Along with the above-mentioned precautions, remember that taking Tetlin is considered not safe while driving, and is not addictive.

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

Tetlin Benefits & Uses

Tetlin is used to treat the following -

  1. Bacterial Infections Primary
  2. Pneumonia
  3. Gonorrhea
  4. Syphilis
  5. Brucellosis
  6. Chlamydia
  7. Pimples
  8. Bronchitis
  9. H. Pylori
  10. Psittacosis
  11. Epididymitis
  12. Tonsillitis
  13. Sore Throat
  14. Urinary Tract Infection
  15. Shigellosis

Tetlin Dosage & How to Take

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Ingredients of Tetlin

Tetracycline

Tetlin Side Effects

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

  1. Nausea or vomiting
  2. Rash
  3. Urticaria
  4. Photosensitivity
  5. Diarrhoea
  6. Haemolytic Anemia
  7. Blurred vision
  8. Dizziness Mild
  9. Headache Severe
  10. Esophagitis

Tetlin Related Warnings

Is the use of Tetlin safe for pregnant women?

Tetlin should not be taken during pregnancy, or should only be taken on the advice of a doctor as it may have severe side effects.

Severe

Is the use of Tetlin safe during breastfeeding?

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

Severe

What is the effect of Tetlin on the Kidneys?

Tetlin rarely harms the kidneys.

Mild

What is the effect of Tetlin on the Liver?

Side effects of Tetlin rarely affect the liver.

Mild

What is the effect of Tetlin on the Heart?

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

Safe

Severe Interaction of Tetlin with Other Drugs

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

Tetlin Contraindications

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

  1. Kidney Disease
  2. Ulcerative Colitis
  3. Gastritis
  4. Sexually transmitted diseases

Frequently asked Questions about Tetlin

Is this Tetlin habit forming or addictive?

Tetlin does not cause addiction.

No

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

After taking Tetlin you may feel sleepy. So it is not advised to perform these activities.

Dangerous

Is it safe?

Tetlin is safe but it is important to consult a doctor before taking it.

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

There is no benefit of taking Tetlin for mental disorders.

No

Tetlin Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Tetlin

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

Mild

Interaction between Alcohol and Tetlin

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

Unknown

Tetlin FAQs

Question about 2 years ago

Can I take Tetlin with ibuprofen

Dr. Ramraj Meena MBBS , General Physician

Yes, Tetlin can be taken with ibuprofen. No harmful drug interaction has been reported between them. Hence, it is safe to take Tetlin along with ibuprofen if it does not exceed recommended doses.

Question almost 2 years ago

Can Tetlin treat a urinary tract infection?

Dr. Rahul Poddar MBBS, DNB, MBBS, DNB , General Surgery

Yes, Tetlin can be used to treat urinary tract infection. It is effective against the bacteria which causes urinary tract infection. However, it is best to consult your doctor about the right treatment for urinary tract infection.

Question over 1 year ago

Can I take Tetlin without consulting a doctor?

Dr. Amit Singh MBBS , General Physician

Tetlin is a prescription drug so do not take it without consulting doctor. It can be harmful to the people to take this medicine without a doctor's advice.

Question about 2 years ago

What is Tetlin

Dr. R.K Singh MBBS , General Physician

Tetlin is a brand name for tetracycline. It is a prescription drug that belongs to the class of medication called antibiotic. It is used to treat bacterial infections such as respiratory infections, skin and soft tissue infection, urinary tract infection, rickettsial infections such as Q fever or tick fever, and sexually transmitted diseases.

Question almost 2 years ago

Can I take Tetlin for acne?

Dr. Sangita Shah MBBS , General Physician

Yes, you can take Tetlin for acne (pimples). It is used in the treatment of severe acne caused by bacteria Propionibacterium acnes when other treatment options do not work.

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

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