Tetracycline General Drugs House

Tetracycline General Drugs House

tetracycline

Manufacturer:

General Drugs House

Distributor:

General Drugs House
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Tetracycline HCl
Indications/Uses
Gonorrhea, bronchopneumonia & various skin diseases.
Dosage/Direction for Use
1 tab tid-qid.
Administration
Should be taken on an empty stomach: Take 1 hr before or 2 hr after meals w/ a full glass of water, in upright position. May be taken w/ meals to reduce GI discomfort.
Contraindications
Hypersensitivity. Severe renal impairment. Pregnancy. Childn <12 yr.
Special Precautions
Lactation. Liver impairment, myasthenia gravis.
Adverse Reactions
GI distress, superinfections, hepatic & renal toxicity. Rarely, increased cranial pressure. May exacerbate existing SLE. Teeth discolouration & dental hypoplasia in childn.
Drug Interactions
Absorption reduced by antacids, milk. Hepatotoxic drugs. May interfere w/ actions of penicillins & OC. Potentiates anticoagulant effect.
MIMS Class
ATC Classification
A01AB13 - tetracycline ; Belongs to the class of local antiinfective and antiseptic preparations. Used in the treatment of diseases of the mouth.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Tetracycline General Drugs House tab 250 mg
Packing/Price
500's
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