Satrogyl-O Tablet

Brand Name Satrogyl-O Tablet
Salt Composition Satranidazole (300mg) + Ofloxacin (200mg)
Strength 300mg + 200mg
Product Form Tablet
Pack 10 Tablet(s) in Strip
Storage Store at room temperature (10-30°C)
Category Antibiotic
Country of Origin India
Manufacturer Alkem Laboratories Limited
Manufacturer/Marketer AddressAlkem Laboratories Limited, Devashish Building, Alkem House, Senapati Bapat Road, Lower Parel, Mumbai - 400 013.
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    Medical Description of Satrogyl-O Tablet

    The Satrogyl-O Tablet contains Satranidazole 300mg and Ofloxacin 200mg used to treat diarrhea and dysentery in adults. Satranidazole 300mg is a Nitroimidazole derivative Antibacterial and Antiprotozoal drug which kills parasites and anaerobic bacteria. Ofloxacin 200mg is an antibiotic that helps to inhibit the growth of infection. The combination of this medicine helps to inhibit the growth of microorganism which is responsible for infections. Swallow the whole tablet at once. Don’t break, chew, or crush the tablet.


    Satrogyl-O Tablet Uses

    It is used in the treatment of the following conditions as bacterial infections such as diarrhea and dysentery


    Satrogyl-O Tablet Benefits

    Diarrhea

    By using antibiotics and anthelmintics may kill 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.


    Satrogyl-O Tablet Indication

    The Satrogyl-O Tablet is prescribed in the following indications as diarrhea and dysentery


    Mechanism of action of Satrogyl-O Tablet

    The Satrogyl-O Tablet contains Satranidazole 300mg and Ofloxacin 200mg. it is a combination of two medicines. Satranidazole 300mg is nitroimidazole that produces its action by damaging their DNA and killing the parasites and anaerobic bacteria which is responsible for infections. Ofloxacin 200mg 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.


    How Satrogyl-O Tablet works

    The Satrogyl-O Tablet contains Satranidazole 300mg and Ofloxacin 200mg. it is a combination of two medicines. Satranidazole 300mg is nitroimidazole that produces its action by damaging their DNA and killing the parasites and anaerobic bacteria which is responsible for infections. Ofloxacin 200mg 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.


    Satrogyl-O Tablet Contraindication

    • Do not take this medicine if you are allergic to Satranidazole and Ofloxacin
    • 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


    Satrogyl-O Tablet Side Effects

    • Dizziness
    • Abdominal pain
    • Fever
    • Painful urination
    • Change in taste
    • Joint pain
    • Difficulty in breathing
    • Nausea and Vomiting
    • Flatulence


    FAQs for Satrogyl-O Tablet

    • Can I take a Satrogyl-O Tablet if I have diabetes?

    No, you should not take this medicine along with insulin and other diabetes medicines because it increases the risk of having low blood sugar. Kindly inform your doctor if you are taking any diabetic medication before initiating the treatment.

    • Can I take Satrogyl-O Tablet along with ibuprofen?

    Some patients develop seizures while taking ibuprofen along with quinolone. Do not take this medicine unless if it is prescribed by your doctor.

    • Is the Satrogyl-O 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 Satrogyl-O 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 unsafe during breastfeeding because it may 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

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


    How to Take Satrogyl-O Tablet

    Satrogyl-O 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 Satrogyl-O 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 Satrogyl-O 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 Satrogyl-O Tablet in Elderly Patients

    Satrogyl-O 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

    • Kindly avoid using this medicine in absence of any suspected bacterial or parasitic infection because it increases the risk of developing drug-resistant bacteria and parasites
    • Therapy should be administered with caution in patients who are having hepatic and renal impairment, and multiple sclerosis 
    • Use this medicine with care in patients who are having a history of blood dyscrasia, agranulocytosis, leucopenia, and neutropenia
    • Long-term use may cause superinfection
    • 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
    • The use of this medicine may cause C difficile associated colitis

                  Dialysis

    • Using this medicine doesn’t show effects in patients on dialysis. This medicine should be scheduled before or after the dialysis procedure.

                   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, seizures, or epilepsy
    • You are not responding to the treatment
    • You have experienced any allergic reaction like rashes and itching
    • You have a Glucose-6 phosphate dehydrogenase


    General instructions

    Satranidazole 300mg and Ofloxacin 200mg are used to treat diarrhea and dysentery in adults. Satranidazole 300mg is nitroimidazole that produces its action by damaging their DNA and killing the parasites and anaerobic bacteria which is responsible for infections. Ofloxacin 200mg 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.


    Drug Interaction of Satrogyl-O Tablet

    Drug-Drug Interaction

    Dronabinol

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

    Flibanserin

    The use of this drug is contraindicated because the use of Satranidazole will increase the effect of flibanserin by affecting its hepatic and intestinal enzyme metabolism

    Mebendazole

    Use alternative drug because the use of mebendazole increase the toxicity of Satranidazole by increasing the risk of developing toxic epidermal necrolysis

    Aluminum hydroxide

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

    Escitalopram

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

    Estradiol

    Therapy should be administered with caution because the use of Ofloxacin decreases the effect of estradiol by altering the intestinal flora and it also lowers the risk of contraceptive failure.

    Warfarin

     Use alternative drugs because the use of Satranidazole increases the effect of warfarin by decreasing its metabolism

    Drug-Food Interaction

    No interaction was found while using this medicine

    Drug-Disease Interaction

    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.

    Kidney diseases

    It should be used with caution in a patient with renal impairment or kidney disease. Then it develops the risk of kidney damage. Inform your doctor and then take. Based on the patient's health condition, dose adjustment or replacement of medicine is needed.

    Liver diseases

    It should be used with caution in a patient with hepatic impairment or liver disease. Then it develops a risk of liver damage. Inform your doctor and then take. Based on the patient's health condition, dose adjustment or replacement of medicine is needed.

    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.


    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

    Satrogyl-O Tablet contains Satranidazole 300mg and Ofloxacin 200mg used to treat diarrhea and dysentery in adults. Ofloxacin 200mg is a fluoroquinolone antibiotic used to treat bacterial infection by preventing the bacteria from reproduction and repairing themselves. Satranidazole 300mg is a Nitroimidazole derivative Antibacterial and Antiprotozoal drug used to treat bacterial and protozoal infections. This drug combination together prevents the infection effectively in adults only.

    Kindly inform your doctor if you feel pain in your tendons, numbness, or tingling sensations

    Drink plenty of water to treat dehydration