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Dinotiv 100 MG Dry Syrup

Manufacturer: Emenox Healthcare Pvt Ltd
Medicine composition: Linezolid
Prescription vs.OTC: Prescription by Doctor not required
Last Updated: March 16, 2019

Dinotiv 100 MG Dry Syrup helps in treating antibacterial infections by stopping the production of proteins that help the bacteria to develop. This syrup belongs to a group of organic compounds known as oxazolidinone antibiotic. Aside for use in the curing of most gram-positive bacteria it is also useful in treating tuberculosis. The most common side effects that you may experience from using Dinotiv 100 MG Dry Syrup are headache, diarrhea, skin rash, nausea and vomiting. Certain severe reactions may range from anemia, to fungal infection, irregular or rapid heartbeat, cough, fatigue, difficulty in breathing, clouded thoughts, fever. In order to avoid such side effects whether minor or major it is advised that you have a word with your physician and take preventive measures.

You must tell your doctor, if you are pregnant, or are planning to conceive, or a breastfeeding women. If you are suffering from high blood pressure or bone marrow troubles, if you are taking any prescription or nonprescription drugs, herbal medications or dietary supplements or are involved in activities that need you to lift heavy objects or requires constant attention, you must discuss with your doctor.

The dosage of this medication varies from person and person. Your doctor may prescribe the dosage depending on your medical history, your age, gender and condition. In case of suspected drug overdose seek medical supervision right away.

  • Bacterial Septicemia

    Dinotiv 100 MG Dry Syrup treats septicemia which is an infection of the blood caused by Staphylococci and Streptococcus pyogenes.
  • Pneumonia

    Dinotiv 100 MG Dry Syrup treats Pneumonia which is a most common type of lung infection caused by Streptococcus pneumoniae, Haemophilus influenzae.
  • Skin and structure Infection

    Dinotiv 100 MG Dry Syrup helps in treating skin and structure infections caused by Streptococcus pyogenes and Staphylococcus aureus, including MRSA strains.
  • Allergy

    Not recommended in patients with known allergy to Dinotiv 100 MG Dry Syrup.
  • How long is the duration of effect?

    The effect of Dinotiv 100 MG Dry Syrup lasts for an average duration of 12 to 15 hours.
  • What is the onset of action?

    The effect of Dinotiv 100 MG Dry Syrup can be observed in 1 to 2 hours.
  • Are there any pregnancy warnings?

    Women should not use this medication during pregnancy unless absolutely necessary. Consult your doctor about the potential benefits and risks before deciding to take this medication.
  • Is it habit forming?

    No habit forming tendency have been reported.
  • Are there any breast-feeding warnings?

    Breastfeeding women should use this medication.

Below is the list of medicines, which have the same composition, strength and form as Dinotiv 100 MG Dry Syrup , and hence can be used as its substitute.

  • Are there any missed dose instructions?

    The missed dose should be taken as soon possible. It is advisable to skip the missed dose if it's already time for your next scheduled dose.
  • Are there any overdose instructions?

    Seek emergency medical treatment or contact the doctor in case of overdose.

Dinotiv 100 MG Dry Syrup, a synthetic antibiotic, belongs to a class of antimicrobials known as Oxazolidinones. Dinotiv 100 MG Dry Syrup prevents the growth and replication of bacteria by impeding its ability to produce proteins.

Whenever you take more than one medicine, or mix it with certain foods or beverages, you"re at risk of a drug interaction.

  • Interaction with Disease

    Colitis

    Avoid if you experience severe diarrhea, abdominal pain, and blood in stools after taking Dinotiv 100 MG Dry Syrup. Inform the doctor if you are suffering from any gastrointestinal diseases. Drink adequate amount of water to prevent dehydration.
  • Interaction with Alcohol

    Alcohol

    Interaction with alcohol is unknown. It is advisable to consult your doctor before consumption.
  • Interaction with Lab Test

    Lab

    Information not available.
  • Interaction with Food

    Food

    Information not available.
  • Interaction with Medicine

    Glimepiride

    Dinotiv 100 MG Dry Syrup may increase the effect of glimepiride which increases the risk of low blood glucose. Seek immediate medical treatment if you have any symptoms of dizziness, weakness, sweating. Close monitoring of blood glucose levels is necessary. Inform the doctor if you are receiving antidiabetics medications which contain glimepiride, glipizide.

    Ondansetron

    These medicines may increase the risk of serotonin syndrome which may cause confusion, tremor, fast heartbeat, and weakness. Inform the doctor if you are receiving ondansetron or any antidepressants. Close monitoring of blood pressure is necessary. An alternate class of medicine should be prescribed based on the clinical condition.

    Ethinyl Estradiol

    The desired effect of contraceptive pills will not be achieved if these medicines are taken together. Appropriate dose adjustments or replacement of the medicine should be made under the doctor's supervision.

    Cholera Vaccine

    Cholera vaccine should not be administered if the patient has taken Dinotiv 100 MG Dry Syrup within 14 days before vaccination. Usage of other antibiotics and vaccines should be reported to the doctor.
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About Dinotiv 100 MG Dry Syrup
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