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Zoftagen

Manufactured by: Elder Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Contains / Salt: Gentamicin

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Zoftagen Information

Zoftagen Benefits & Uses

Zoftagen is used to treat the following -

Zoftagen 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 Zoftagen

Gentamicin

Zoftagen Side Effects

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

  1. Nausea or vomiting
  2. Allergic reaction
  3. Rash
  4. Diarrhoea
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  6. Urticaria
  7. Fatigue translation missing: en.rare
  8. Skin redness
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  10. Weakness
  11. Ringing in ears
  12. Stomatitis (Inflammation of the mouth)

Zoftagen Related Warnings

Is the use of Zoftagen safe for pregnant women?

Zoftagen shows severe effect on pregnant women. For this reason, take it after medical advice only. Taking it with your desire can be harmful.

Severe

Is the use of Zoftagen safe during breastfeeding?

Zoftagen does not cause any harmful effects during breastfeeding.

Safe

What is the effect of Zoftagen on the Kidneys?

Zoftagen is rarely harmful for [Organ].

Mild

What is the effect of Zoftagen on the Liver?

Zoftagen is not harmful for [Organ].

Safe

What is the effect of Zoftagen on the Heart?

Using Zoftagen does not have any harmful effects on [Organ].

Safe

Severe Interaction of Zoftagen with Other Drugs

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

Zoftagen Contraindications

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

  1. Ulcerative Colitis
  2. Gastritis
  3. Parkinson's Disease
  4. Kidney Disease
  5. Dehydration

Frequently asked Questions about Zoftagen

Is this Zoftagen habit forming or addictive?

No, you do not get addicted to Zoftagen.

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

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

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Is it safe?

" Yes, Zoftagen it is safe but take it after seeking your doctor's advice."

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

No, Zoftagen cannot treat any kind of mental disorder.

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Zoftagen Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Zoftagen

Taking Zoftagen with food does not cause any problem.

Safe

Interaction between Alcohol and Zoftagen

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

Unknown

Zoftagen से जुड़े सवाल और जवाब

सवाल 5 months पहले

Can Zoftagen cause itching?

Dr. Yogesh Kumar MBBS, General Physician

Rarely, Zoftagen causes itching. It is a known side effect of this drug. If you are experiencing excessive itching after using this drug, then discuss it with your doctor.

सवाल 8 months पहले

How to use Zoftagen?

Dr. Ramraj Meena MBBS, General Physician

The injectable form of this drug should be taken as per doctor guidance only. Duration of treatment depends on the type and severity of infections. Put 1 -2 drops of eye drop every 4-8 hours or as directed by the doctor and eye ointment is applied 2 - 4 times or directed by the doctor.

सवाल 6 months पहले

Is Zoftagen safe to use?

Dr. Bharat MBBS, General Physician

Yes, Zoftagen is safe to use, if taken prescribed quantity for the prescribed duration as directed by the doctor. However, few known side effects are observed such as pain at the site of injection, joint pain, and unusual tiredness. If you are experiencing any of the above-mentioned side effects inform your doctor immediately.

सवाल 4 months पहले

Does Zoftagen cause hearing loss?

Dr. Ashish Mishra MBBS, General Physician

Yes, Zoftagen may cause hearing loss (deafness) in some cases. It is a rare side effect of this drug. However, if you are experiencing hearing loss after this drug, then you are advised to consult your doctor immediately and follow his/her instructions.

सवाल 8 months पहले

How does Zoftagen work?

Dr. Mayank Yadav MBBS, General Physician

Zoftagen contains gentamicin which is a broad spectrum antibiotic effective against many gram-positive and gram-negative bacteria. It works by stopping the production of proteins that bacteria need to survive. Hence in this way, Zoftagen kills the bacteria and treats the infection.

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सामग्री For 1 Vial(S) (10 Ml Injection Each)

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