Floxid TZ 500mg/600mg Tablet

Brand Name Floxid TZ 500mg/600mg Tablet
Salt Composition Ciprofloxacin (500mg) + Tinidazole (600mg)
Strength 500mg + 600mg
Product Form Tablet
Pack 10 Tablet(s) in Strip
Storage Store at room temperature (10-30°C)
Category Antibiotic
Country of Origin India
Manufacturer Kaizen Pharmaceuticals Pvt Ltd
Manufacturer/Marketer AddressKaizen Pharmaceuticals Pvt Ltd, W Club Rd, Bharathi Puram, Shenoy Nagar, Chennai, Tamil Nadu 600030
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    Medical Description of Floxid TZ 500mg/600mg Tablet

    Floxid TZ 500mg/600mg Tablet contains Ciprofloxacin 500mg and Tinidazole 600mg used to treat bacterial and parasitic infections such as Urinary tract infections, Pneumonia, Bronchitis, Cystitis, and gastrointestinal infections such as diarrhea, infectious diarrhea, or dysentery. Mainly this medicine targets gynecological infections, teeth, urine, lung infections, and abdominal infection. Ciprofloxacin 500mg is an antibiotic that helps to inhibit the growth of infection. Tinidazole 600mg is a Nitroimidazole derivative Antibacterial and Antiprotozoal drug which kills parasites and anaerobic bacteria. The combination of these medicines inhibits the growth of microbes that cause infections. This medicine is not used for common flu and cold symptoms that occur due to viral infections. This medicine is commonly prescribed for cough and colds caused by bacterial infections.


    Floxid TZ 500mg/600mg Tablet Uses

    It is used in the treatment of the following conditions as bacterial infections such as Urinary tract infections, Pneumonia, Bronchitis, Cystitis, and gastrointestinal infections such as diarrhea, infectious diarrhea, or dysentery


    Floxid TZ 500mg/600mg Tablet Benefits

    Bacterial infections

    Bacterial infection occurs when bacteria enter your body and start multiplying which may cause tissue damage and make you sick. Mostly it is caused by Staphylococcus and Streptococcus organisms. The bacterial diseases are cholera, bacterial meningitis, tetanus, gonorrhea, pneumonia, and syphilis. Symptoms include fever, chills, and sweats, inflamed lymph nodes, headache, diarrhea, abdominal pain

    Urinary tract infection

    It is a type of infection that affects the urethra, kidneys, and bladder. It is caused by Escherichia coli (E.coli). Symptoms include abdominal pain, frequent urination, dysuria, blood in urine, foul-smell while urinating

    Pneumonia

    Infection and inflammation to the respiratory air sacs of lungs. It is caused by Streptococcus pneumonia. Symptoms include chest pain, cough, fatigue, fever, shortness of breath, confusion and diarrhea.

    Bronchitis

    Infection of the swelling and irritation of bronchial tubes (air passage tubes in the lungs) called bronchitis caused by the viruses that cause cold and flu. Symptoms include cough, sputum, shortness of breath, fever, chills, chest discomfort, and fatigue.

    Sinusitis

    Infection to the nasal passages is caused by the common cold, respiratory tract infections, allergies. Symptoms include nasal inflammation, postnasal drainage, pain, tenderness, reduced sense of smell and taste, sore throat, ear pain, and bad breath.

    Cystitis

    Inflammation and infection to the bladder or lower urinary tract. It usually occurs in urinary tract infections, radiation exposure, irritating hygiene products. Symptoms include frequent urination, blood in urine, pain during intercourse, strong-smelling urine, and abdominal pain

    Gastrointestinal infections

    Bacteria or parasites cause infection and inflammation to the gastrointestinal tract caused by leading to developing diarrhea, infectious diarrhea, or dysentery called gastrointestinal infections. This medicine is used to treat this infection.

    Diarrhea

    By using antibiotics and anthelmintics kills the good helpful bacteria in your stomach or intestine and causes diarrhea. It leads to worsening the patient's health conditions. This medicine is used to treat this condition.

    Dysentery

    It is also called infectious diarrhea. Inflammation of the gut (intestine) leads to bloody stools or watery stools. It is most often caused by shigella bacteria (shigellosis) or an amoeba (parasite), spreading through contaminated food or water. This medicine is used to treat this infection.


    Floxid TZ 500mg/600mg Tablet Indication

    Floxid TZ 500mg/600mg Tablet is prescribed in the following indications as Urinary tract infections, Pneumonia, Bronchitis, Cystitis, and gastrointestinal infections such as diarrhea, infectious diarrhea, or dysentery


    Mechanism of action of Floxid TZ 500mg/600mg Tablet

    Floxid TZ 500mg/600mg Tablet contains Ciprofloxacin 500mg and Tinidazole 600mg it is a combination of two medicines. Ciprofloxacin 500mg is a quinolone antibiotic that produces its action by inhibiting the activity of a bacterial enzyme called DNA gyrase and preventing the bacterial cell from reproduction and repairing themselves and killing the bacteria which is responsible for the infection. Tinidazole 600mg is nitroimidazole that produces its action by damaging their DNA and killing the parasites and anaerobic bacteria which is responsible for infections.


    How Floxid TZ 500mg/600mg Tablet works

    Floxid TZ 500mg/600mg Tablet contains Ciprofloxacin 500mg and Tinidazole 600mg it is a combination of two medicines. Ciprofloxacin 500mg is a quinolone antibiotic that produces its action by inhibiting the activity of a bacterial enzyme called DNA gyrase and preventing the bacterial cell from reproduction and repairing themselves and killing the bacteria which is responsible for the infection. Tinidazole 600mg is nitroimidazole that produces its action by damaging their DNA and killing the parasites and anaerobic bacteria which is responsible for infections.


    Floxid TZ 500mg/600mg Tablet Contraindication

    • Do not take this medicine if you are allergic to Ciprofloxacin and Tinidazole
    • The use of these medicines associated with side effects include tendinitis, tendon rupture, peripheral neuropathy, and the central nervous system effects
    • It is contraindicated to use this medicine in patients who are having a history of myasthenia gravis
    • It is contraindicated to use this medicine in 1st trimester of pregnancy


    Floxid TZ 500mg/600mg Tablet Side Effects

    • Diarrhea
    • Headache       
    • Dizziness
    • Nausea
    • Vomiting
    • Sleeping trouble
    • Constipation
    • Tremor
    • Hypertension
    • Seizures
    • Jaundice


    FAQs for Floxid TZ 500mg/600mg Tablet

    • Can the use of Floxid TZ 500mg/600mg Tablet cause diarrhea?

    Yes, the use of this medicine can cause diarrhea because the use of antibiotics kills the harmful bacteria and it also affects the good bacteria in your bacteria. Kindly inform your doctor if you have experienced severe diarrhea

    • What if I do not get better after using the Floxid TZ 500mg/600mg Tablet?

    If you do not feel better after completing the full course of treatment kindly inform your doctor.

    • Is the Floxid TZ 500mg/600mg Tablet is effective?

    Yes, it is considered effective when you have taken the medication as per the dose and duration advised by the doctor. If you stop the medicine without completing the course of treatment it may worsen the conditions


    Precautions and general warning of Floxid TZ 500mg/600mg Tablet

    Alcohol

    The use of alcohol may cause flushing, increased heartbeat, nausea, thirst, chest pain, and low blood pressure while you are receiving this medication. Kindly consult with your doctor

    Driving or operating machinery

    It is considered unsafe to drive while you are receiving this medicine it may affect your ability to drive. Kindly consult with your doctor.

    Pregnancy

    The use of this medicine is considered unsafe during pregnancy because it may produce any harmful effects on the fetus. Kindly consult with your doctor

    Breast Feeding

    The use of this medicine is considered safe during breastfeeding because it does not excrete via breast milk. Kindly consult with your doctor

    Kidney Problem

    The medicine should be used with caution in patients with renal impairment. The use of this medicine required dose modification. Kindly consult with your doctor.

    Liver Disease

    It is considered safe to use this medicine in patients with hepatic impairment and it does not require dose modification. Kindly consult with your doctor.


    How to Take Floxid TZ 500mg/600mg Tablet

    Floxid TZ 500mg/600mg Tablet is taken orally with or without food. You should not chew, cut or crush the tablet. Initially start with a low dose and slowly increase the dose once every week. Follow the direction mentioned within the label if you probably did not understand the appliance kindly ask your doctor or pharmacist to elucidate in detail. Do not withdraw the medicine when you feel better kindly complete the course of treatment to avoid reoccurrence.


    Use of Floxid TZ 500mg/600mg Tablet in Adult

    It is considered to be safe to use this medicine in an adult patient if the drug is prescribed by a doctor. Kindly consult with your doctor.


    Use of Floxid TZ 500mg/600mg Tablet in children

    It is considered unsafe to use this medicine in children who are below 3 years old. Kindly consult with your doctor.


    Use of Floxid TZ 500mg/600mg Tablet in Elderly Patients

    Floxid TZ 500mg/600mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with an elderly age group, which leads to developing further medical problems, leads to worsening the patient's health conditions. Kindly consult with your doctor. Dose modification or replacement is required based on the medical conditions of the patient.


    Other general warnings

    • Therapy should be administered with caution if you have hematologic and renal toxicities
    • The use of this medicine may cause hepatotoxicity and peripheral neuropathy
    • You may develop fatal hypoglycemia in elderly people who are with or without diabetes
    • Avoid sunlight because the use of this medicine can cause photosensitivity
    • There is an increased risk for developing fluoroquinolone associated tendinitis and tendon rupture in patients who are over 60 years of age
    • At long-term use, it may cause fungal or bacterial superinfection
    • The use of this medicine may cause C difficile associated colitis
    • Use this medicine with care in patients who are having a history of blood dyscrasia, agranulocytosis, leucopenia, and neutropenia
    • Kindly avoid receiving this medicine along with antiandrogen because it may cause gynecomastia

                  Tendinitis and Tendon rupture (Muscle damage)

    • This medicine causes tendinitis and tendon rupture, which mainly affects your shoulder, hands, ankles, or other joint parts of your body. And muscle damage also occurs usually on the tendons surrounding the muscles. It may experience pain, numbness, or tingling sensations in your muscles. It should be a risk in patients of more than 60 years of age or undergone a transplant of kidney, heart, or lung. If necessary, then needs dose adjustment or replacement

                  Diarrhea

    • This medicine kills the good helpful bacteria in your stomach or intestine and causes diarrhea. It leads to worsening the patient’s health condition. Better to take probiotics with this medicine to avoid diarrhea.

                  Antibiotic resistance

    • Finish the complete course of antibiotics even if you feel better. Otherwise, it will lead to Antibiotic resistance (the bacteria may be resistant to antibiotics)


    Talk to your doctor if

    • You have a history of gastrointestinal disease
    • You are not responding to the treatment
    • You have experienced any allergic reaction like rashes and itching


    General instructions

    Floxid TZ 500mg/600mg Tablet consist of Ciprofloxacin 500mg and Tinidazole 600mg is used to treat bacterial infections and parasitic infections such as Urinary tract infections, Pneumonia, Bronchitis, Cystitis, and gastrointestinal infections such as diarrhea, infectious diarrhea, or dysentery.

    Ciprofloxacin 500mg is a quinolone antibiotic used to treat bacterial infection by preventing the bacteria from reproduction and repairing themselves. Tinidazole 600mg is a Nitroimidazole derivative Antibacterial and Antiprotozoal drug used to treat bacterial and protozoal infections. This drug combination together prevents the infection effectively.


    Drug Interaction of Floxid TZ 500mg/600mg Tablet

    Drug-Drug Interaction

    BCG vaccine live

    The use of this drug is contraindicated because the use of medicine decreases the effect of the BCG vaccine live by pharmacodynamic antagonism

    Aluminum hydroxide

    Use alternative drugs because the use of aluminum hydroxide decreases the effect of Ciprofloxacin by inhibiting the GI absorption

    Escitalopram

    Therapy should be administered with caution because the use of escitalopram increase the toxicity of Ciprofloxacin by QTc interval

    Dronabinol

    The use of this drug is contraindicated because the use of tinidazole increases the toxicity of dronabinol by inhibiting aldehyde dehydrogenase

    Ketoconazole

    Use alternative drugs because the use of ketoconazole increases the effect of tinidazole by affecting its hepatic or intestinal metabolism

    Fluorouracil

    Use alternative drugs because the use of tinidazole will increase the effect of fluorouracil by decreasing its hepatic clearance

    Drug-Food Interaction

    By using this medicine with dairy products, multivitamins with minerals should be maintained time gap at least 2 to 4 hours before or 4 to 6 hours after taking this medicine.

    Drug-Disease Interaction

    Central nervous system disorders

    Using this medicine is needs caution in patients with seizures, other central nervous system abnormalities, or fits. It causes hallucinations, anxiety, confusion, and restlessness, etc. Inform the doctor, then will do dose adjustment or replacement is needed. If necessary to take this medicine with seizure medications.

    Colitis

    This medicine kills the good helpful bacteria in your stomach or intestine and causes diarrhea. This drug should be used caution in patients with gastrointestinal disease, especially colitis (swelling of the colon inner lining). It leads to worsening the patient’s health condition.

    QT prolongation

    This drug should be used with caution in patients with heart-related problems such as irregular heart rate, in which this drug alters the heart rate.

    Kidney diseases

    It should be used with caution in a patient with renal impairment or kidney disease. Then it leads to the risk of kidney damage. Based on the patient clinical condition, adjust the dose accordingly.

    Neurologic toxicity

    Using this medicine should be cautious in patients with neurological toxicity (convulsions and peripheral neuropathy) leads to develop numbness, tingling, or burning sensation of hands and feet like neurological effects leads to worsening the patient health condition.

    Blood Dyscrasias

    Using this medicine should be cautious in patients with blood Dyscrasias (low blood count) leads to a decrease in the blood cell count tends to develop leukopenia, thrombocytopenia, and bone marrow aplasia. It leads to worsening the patient's health condition.


    Over Dose

    Take the medicine as directed by the doctor don’t overdose on the medicine. If you have taken an overdose of this medicine immediately meet the doctor and rush to the nearby hospital.


    Missed Dose

    Take the medicine as directed by the doctor. Do not skip the medicine, if you forgot to take the medicine or missed the dose. It is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Don’t take the extra dose take the regular dose immediately. Don’t use the two-dose at one time (Double Dose).


    Storage and Disposal

    • Stored at 10-30°C room temperature.
    • Protect from light and heat.
    • Keep away from children and pets. Otherwise, it becomes toxic to them.
    • Disposed of properly in a suitable bag.


    Fast Tag

    • Floxid TZ 500mg/600mg Tablet contains Ciprofloxacin 500mg and Tinidazole 600mg used to treat bacterial and parasitic infections such as Urinary tract infections, Pneumonia, Bronchitis, Cystitis, and gastrointestinal infections such as diarrhea, infectious diarrhea, or dysentery. Mainly this medicine targets gynecological infections, teeth, urine, lung infections, and abdominal infection.
    • Ciprofloxacin 500mg is a fluoroquinolone antibiotic used to treat bacterial infection by preventing the bacteria reproduction and repairing themselves. Tinidazole 600mg is a Nitroimidazole derivative Antibacterial and Antiprotozoal drug used to treat bacterial and protozoal infections. This drug combination together prevents the infection effectively.
    • This medicine is not used for common flu and cold symptoms. And not treat viral infections. This medicine is commonly prescribed for cough and colds caused by bacterial infections.