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Vancomycin C.P (Astra)

Vancomycin C.P (Astra) Information

Vancomycin C.P (Astra) Benefits & Uses

Vancomycin C.P (Astra) is used to treat the following -

Vancomycin C.P (Astra) 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 Vancomycin C.P (Astra)


Vancomycin C.P (Astra) Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Vancomycin C.P (Astra) is used -

  1. Nausea or vomiting
  2. Abdominal Pain Mild
  3. Flatulence Mild
  4. Infection
  5. Fever Mild
  6. Back Pain Mild
  7. Headache Mild
  8. Diarrhoea
  9. Fatigue Mild
  10. Peripheral Edema
  11. Decreased white blood cell count (neutrophils)

Vancomycin C.P (Astra) Related Warnings

Is the use of Vancomycin C.P (Astra) safe for pregnant women?

Those womens are pregnant, before taking Vancomycin C.P (Astra) should be consult to doctor. If you don't do same, Then it will cause some serious side effects on your body.


Is the use of Vancomycin C.P (Astra) safe during breastfeeding?

Breastfeeding women can use Vancomycin C.P (Astra) without any worries about side effects.


What is the effect of Vancomycin C.P (Astra) on the Kidneys?

Vancomycin C.P (Astra) may have mild side effects on the [Organ]. Most people will never see any effect on the [Organ].


What is the effect of Vancomycin C.P (Astra) on the Liver?

Using Vancomycin C.P (Astra) does not have any harmful effects on [Organ].


What is the effect of Vancomycin C.P (Astra) on the Heart?

Vancomycin C.P (Astra) is not harmful for [Organ].


Severe Interaction of Vancomycin C.P (Astra) with Other Drugs

Vancomycin C.P (Astra) should not be taken with following medicines due to severe side effects it may cause to patients -

Vancomycin C.P (Astra) Contraindications

If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Vancomycin C.P (Astra) unless your doctor advises you to do so -

  1. Kidney Disease
  2. Ulcerative Colitis
  3. Gastritis
  4. Allergy

Frequently asked Questions about Vancomycin C.P (Astra)

Is this Vancomycin C.P (Astra) habit forming or addictive?

Forming a habit of Vancomycin C.P (Astra) has not been reported.

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

Vancomycin C.P (Astra) does not cause dizziness or sleep, so you can drive a vehicle or operate machinery also.


Is it safe?

Yes, but it is important to consult a doctor before taking Vancomycin C.P (Astra).

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

No, Vancomycin C.P (Astra) is not used to treat mental disorders.


Vancomycin C.P (Astra) Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Vancomycin C.P (Astra)

It is safe to take [Medication] with food.


Interaction between Alcohol and Vancomycin C.P (Astra)

No research has been done on this till date. Therefore, it is not known what the effect of taking Vancomycin C.P (Astra) with alcohol will be.

This medicine data has been created by -
Md Saadullah
M.Pharma, Pharmacy
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Vikas Chauhan
B.Pharma, Pharmacy
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  2. KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 757
  3. April Hazard Vallerand, Cynthia A. Sanoski. [link]. Sixteenth Edition. Philadelphia, China: F. A. Davis Company; 2019: Page No 1246-1248