- Ciprofloxacin–Hydroxypropyl Methylcellulose
- Clobetasol–Fusidic acid
- Sodium Fusidate
- Tenofovir Disoproxil Fumarate
- Generic drugs are chemically identical to brand-name drugs in terms of active ingredient(s), intended use, quality, dosage, safety, bioavailability and effectiveness.
- Generic drugs are cheaper than brand-name drugs.
What is Generic for Fasigyn* used for?
Generic for Fasigyn* (Tinidazole) is an antibiotic drug used to treat certain types of infections caused by bacteria, including bacterial vaginosis (vaginal infection) and amebiasis (intestinal infection). It is also prescribed for the treatment of parasitic infections (giardiasis).
Generic for Fasigyn* is also an antiprotozoal agent indicated for the treatment of protozoal infections such as trichomoniasis, a sexually transmitted disease. Generic for Fasigyn* is also prescribed to prevent and treat infections that may occur after surgery, particularly surgery on the intestines or gynecological surgery.
Generic for Fasigyn* belongs to a class of antibiotics called nitroimidazoles. Generic for Fasigyn* works by stopping the growth of protozoa and bacteria. This medicine will not work against viral infections such as common cold or flu. Generic for Fasigyn* may also be used to treat other conditions as determined by your doctor.
What is the recommended dosage of Generic for Fasigyn*?
The dosage of Generic for Fasigyn* prescribed to each patient will vary. Always follow your physician’s instructions and/or the directions on the prescription drug label.
Take the Generic for Fasigyn* medication with food. Take Generic for Fasigyn* by mouth with a full glass of water.
What if you miss a dose of Generic for Fasigyn*?
If your physician has instructed or directed you to take Generic for Fasigyn* medication in a regular schedule and you have missed a dose of this medicine, take it as soon as you remember. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, then skip the missed dose and go back to your regular dosing schedule. Do not double the doses to catch up for the missed dose.
What if you overdose on Generic for Fasigyn*?
Any medication taken in excess can have serious consequences. If you suspect an overdose of Generic for Fasigyn*, seek medical attention immediately.
What other drugs could interact with Generic for Fasigyn*?
- St. John's wort
It may be noted that drugs other than those listed above may also interact with Generic for Fasigyn*.
Generic for Fasigyn* can interact with the following types of medicines: barbiturates, blood thinners, antifungal medications, heart or blood pressure medications, HIV medications, seizure medications and any other antibiotics.
Usually drug interactions occur when it is taken with another drug or with food. Before you take a medication for a particular ailment, you should inform the health expert about intake of any other medications including non-prescription medications (over-the-counter products) and dietary supplements like vitamins, minerals and herbal, which may increase the effect of Generic for Fasigyn*, so that the doctor can warn you of any possible drug interactions.
Do let your doctor know if you smoke, consume alcohol or caffeinated drinks, or use illegal drugs as these may interfere with the action of your medication. Make sure to inform your doctor of any medical conditions you may have, or any family history of medical problems. Do not start or stop using any medicine without consulting your doctor.
What are the side effects of Generic for Fasigyn*?
Like other medicines, Generic for Fasigyn* can cause some side effects. If they do occur, the side effects of Generic for Fasigyn* are most likely to be minor and temporary. However, some may be serious and may require the individual to inform the doctor or visit the nearest hospital immediately.
It is pertinent to note that side effects of Generic for Fasigyn* cannot be anticipated. If any side effects of Generic for Fasigyn* develop or change in intensity, the doctor should be informed as soon as possible.
Generic for Fasigyn* can cause side effects such as loss of appetite, nausea, vomiting, metallic taste in the mouth, stomach pain/cramps, diarrhea, constipation, headache, weakness, dizziness or drowsiness. Some of the serious side effects of Generic for Fasigyn* may include seizures, fever, breathing problems, persistent sore throat, rash or hives. This is not a complete list of all side effects. Do concur with your doctor and follow his directions completely when you are taking Generic for Fasigyn*.
What are the questions to ask your doctor before taking Generic for Fasigyn*?
Is it possible for me to take Generic for Fasigyn* with other drugs?
Should certain beverages, foods and other products be avoided when I take Generic for Fasigyn*?
What are the possible drug interactions of Generic for Fasigyn*?
How will Generic for Fasigyn* work in my body?
How should Generic for Fasigyn* be taken?
How to reduce the risk of Generic for Fasigyn* drug interactions and side effects?
- Before using Generic for Fasigyn*, tell your doctor if you have liver disease, blood problems, seizures, fungal/yeast infection, nerve or brain problems.
- Avoid alcohol while taking Generic for Fasigyn* medication.
- Breast-feeding is not recommended while using Generic for Fasigyn*.
The health and medical information provided here is intended to supplement and not substitute for the expertise and judgment of your physician, pharmacists or other health care professional. It should not be understood to indicate that the use of Generic for Fasigyn* is safe, appropriate or effective for you. Always consult your health care professional before using this, or any other, drug.