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L500 500 Mg Tablet

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L500 500 Mg Tablet

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Levofloxacin साल्ट से बनी दवाएं:

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L500 Information

L500 Benefits & Uses

L500 is used to treat the following -

L500 Dosage & How to Take

Levofloxacin एंटीबायोटिक दवाओं के एक समूह से है जिसे फ़्लुओरोक़ुइनोलोनेस (Fluoroquinolones) कहा जाता है। Levofloxacin एक एंटीबायोटिक है। यह डीएनए (DNA) प्रतिकृति को बाधित करके बैक्टीरिया को मारता है।

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 L500

Levofloxacin

L500 Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when L500 is used -

  1. Nausea or vomiting
  2. Diarrhoea
  3. Insomnia Mild
  4. Fever Severe
  5. Dizziness Mild
  6. Abdominal Pain Severe
  7. Urticaria
  8. Rash
  9. Injection Site Allergic Reaction
  10. Constipation Moderate
  11. Gastritis Moderate
  12. Confusion
  13. Headache Severe

L500 Related Warnings

Is the use of L500 safe for pregnant women?

L500 may cause moderate side effects during pregnancy. If you feel its harmful effects, then stop taking this drug immediately, and do not take L500 again without your doctor's advice.

Moderate

Is the use of L500 safe during breastfeeding?

Women who are breastfeeding, may suffer serious consequences after taking L500. So don't take this drug without consulting your doctor first, otherwise it may be dangerous for you.

Severe

What is the effect of L500 on the Kidneys?

L500 is rarely harmful for [Organ].

Mild

What is the effect of L500 on the Liver?

There are no any side effects of L500 for [Organ].

Safe

What is the effect of L500 on the Heart?

L500 is not harmful for [Organ].

Safe

Severe Interaction of L500 with Other Drugs

L500 should not be taken with following medicines due to severe side effects it may cause to patients -

Alfuzosin

Sotalol

L500 Contraindications

If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take L500 unless your doctor advises you to do so -

  1. Ulcerative Colitis
  2. Diabetes
  3. Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  4. Heart Disease
  5. Calcium Deficiency
  6. Potassium Deficiency
  7. Myasthenia Gravis (MG)
  8. Liver Disease

Frequently asked Questions about L500

Is this L500 habit forming or addictive?

No, L500 is not habit forming.

No

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

After taking L500 you may feel sleepy. So it is not safe to undertake these activities.

Dangerous

Is it safe?

Yes, but take L500 only as per medical advice.

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

No, L500 is not used to treat mental disorders.

No

L500 Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and L500

Some foods when eaten with L500 can alter the onset of actions. Discuss this with your doctor.

Mild

Interaction between Alcohol and L500

Taking [medicine] and alcohol at the same time may lead to slight side effects. Contact your doctor right away if you observe any side effects.

Mild

L500 से जुड़े सवाल और जवाब

Question about 1 year ago

Can I take [Medicine[ with fluconazole?

Dr. Amit Singh MBBS, MBBS, General Physician

No, you can not take L500 with fluconazole. It may cause the heart-related problem if taken together. Please consult your healthcare practitioner for more information.

Question almost 2 years ago

How does L500 work?

Dr Haleema Yezdani MBBS, General Physician

L500 is a broad-spectrum antibiotic, active against both Gram-positive and Gram-negative bacteria. It works by inhibiting the bacterial cell division and stops the working of enzyme which is responsible for cell division. It is effective against a large number of bacteria, even those bacteria which are resistant to other drugs.

Question over 1 year ago

Does L500 cause constipation?

Dr. R.K Singh MBBS, General Physician

Yes, L500 can cause constipation. It is a common side effect of this drug. If you experience severe constipation after consuming medicine, please consult your doctor and follow his/her instructions.

Question over 1 year ago

How to take L500?

Dr. Kuldeep Meena MBBS, MD, Pulmonology

L500 should be taken with meal. Drink plenty of fluids while you are taking this medicine. Drinking extra water will help prevent some unwanted such as constipation, diarrhea, and other stomach related problem. Do not take this medicine along with milk, yogurt, or other dairy products, it may reduce the absorption of drug. Take it exactly as directed by the physician.

Question about 1 year ago

Can I take L500 for pseudomonas infection?

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Yes, you can take L500 for pseudomonas infection. It is active against them. However, sometimes it acquires resistance against this bacteria. Please consult your doctor before taking L500 for the above- mentioned infection.

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