Prozactin 1000mg Tablet

Brand Name Prozactin 1000mg Tablet
Salt Composition Secnidazole (1000mg)
Strength 1000mg
Product Form Tablet
Pack 2 Tablet(s) in Strip
Storage Store at room temperature (10-30°C)
Category Antibiotic
Country of Origin India
Manufacturer Karnataka Antibiotics & Pharmaceuticals Ltd
Manufacturer/Marketer AddressKarnataka Antibiotics & Pharmaceuticals Ltd, Dr. Rajkumar Road Rajajinagar, 1st Stage Bangalore- 560 010 India
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M.R.P : Rs.35.00    

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2 Tablet(s) in Strip

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    Medical Description of Prozactin 1000mg Tablet

    Prozactin 1000mg Tablet contains Secnidazole 1000mg used to treat both bacterial and parasitic infections such as Amoebiasis, Trichomoniasis, Bacterial vaginosis, and Giardiasis. Mainly this medicine targets infection of the liver, stomach, intestines, vagina, brain, heart, lungs, and skin. Secnidazole 1000mg is antihelmintic which kills the parasites and anaerobic bacteria.


    Prozactin 1000mg Tablet Uses

    It is used in the treatment of the following conditions as bacterial and protozoal infections such as Amoebiasis, Trichomoniasis, Bacterial vaginosis, and Giardiasis.


    Prozactin 1000mg 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

    Amoebiasis

    Infection to the intestine and amebic liver abscess (accumulation of pus) caused by Entamoeba histolytica. Symptoms include bloody stools, abdominal pain, weight loss, fatigue, and dysentery

    Trichomoniasis

    It is a sexually transmitted disease caused by trichomonas vaginalis. Symptoms include foul-smelling vaginal discharge, redness, itching, burning.

    Bacterial vaginosis

    Infection to the vagina due to overgrowth of bacteria caused by Gardnerella vaginalis. Symptoms include vaginal discharge, fishy vaginal odor, itching, and burning.

    Giardiasis

    It is called beaver fever, an infection to the giardia (small intestine) is caused by Giardia duodenalis. Symptoms include watery diarrhea, fatigue, gas, weight loss, and bloating.


    Prozactin 1000mg Tablet Indication

    The Prozactin 1000mg Tablet is prescribed in the following indications as Amoebiasis, Trichomoniasis, Bacterial vaginosis, Giardiasis


    Mechanism of action of Prozactin 1000mg Tablet

    Prozactin 1000mg Tablet contains Secnidazole 1000mg is an antihelmintic that produces its action by damaging their DNA and killing the parasites and anaerobic bacteria which is responsible for infections.


    How Prozactin 1000mg Tablet works

    Prozactin 1000mg Tablet contains Secnidazole 1000mg is an antihelmintic that produces its action by damaging their DNA and killing the parasites and anaerobic bacteria which is responsible for infections.


    Prozactin 1000mg Tablet Contraindication

    • Do not take this medicine if you are allergic to Secnidazole
    • It is contraindicated to use this medicine in patients who are having a history of hepatic impairment


    Prozactin 1000mg Tablet Side Effects

    • Vulvovaginal candidiasis
    • Headache
    • Dysgeusia
    • Diarrhea
    • Vomiting
    • Abdominal pain
    • Vulvovaginal pruritus


    FAQs for Prozactin 1000mg Tablet

    • Can the use of Prozactin 1000mg 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 Prozactin 1000mg Tablet?

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

    • Is the Prozactin 1000mg 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 Prozactin 1000mg 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 should be administered with caution during breastfeeding because it may excrete via breast milk. Kindly consult with your doctor

    Kidney Problem

    Limited information is available regarding the use of this medicine in patients who are having a history of renal impairment. 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 Prozactin 1000mg Tablet

    Prozactin 1000mg Tablet is taken orally with 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 Prozactin 1000mg 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 Prozactin 1000mg Tablet in children

    It is considered unsafe to use this medicine in children who are below 18 years old. Kindly consult with your doctor.


    Use of Prozactin 1000mg Tablet in Elderly Patients

    Prozactin 1000mg 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

    • The use of this medicine may cause Vulvovaginal candidiasis
    • Prolonged use may cause carcinogenicity
    • The use of this medicine in absence of suspected bacterial infection will increase the risk for developing drug-resistant bacteria.


    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

    Secnidazole 1000mg is an antihelmintic that produces its action by damaging their DNA and killing the parasites and anaerobic bacteria which is responsible for infections.


    Drug Interaction of Prozactin 1000mg Tablet

    Drug-Drug Interaction

    Ethanol

    Use alternative drugs because the use of ethanol increases the toxicity of secnidazole by others.

    Drug-Food Interaction

    The use of alcohol with tinidazole may produce some disulfiram reactions such as flushing, throbbing in the head and neck, difficulty breathing, nausea, vomiting, sweating, thirst, chest pain, rapid heartbeat, lightheadedness, blurred vision, and confusion.

    Drug-Disease Interaction

    Alcoholism

    Therapy should be administered with caution in patients who are more prone to alcohol intake because the use of nitroimidazoles may inhibit the alcohol dehydrogenase and also precipitate disulfiram-like reaction includes abdominal cramps, dizziness, sweating, and hypotension.


    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

    Prozactin 1000mg Tablet contains Secnidazole 1000mg used to treat both bacterial and parasitic infections such as Amoebiasis, Trichomoniasis, Bacterial vaginosis, and Giardiasis. Mainly this medicine targets infection of the liver, stomach, intestines, vagina, brain, heart, lungs, and skin. Secnidazole 1000mg is antihelmintic which kills the parasites and anaerobic bacteria.

    This medicine is contraindicated to allergic symptoms such as skin rash, itching, swelling, and breathing difficulties.

    It is also used to prevent the infection that occurs after surgery