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- 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 Sumycin* used for?
Generic for Sumycin* (Tetracycline) is an antibiotic used to treat a wide variety of bacterial infections such as respiratory tract infections, skin infections, and urinary tract infections. Tetracycline is also prescribed for acne, gonorrhea, chlamydia, typhus, cholera, brucellosis, anthrax, and so on. This medicine works by stopping the growth of bacteria. This medicine may also be used to treat other conditions as determined by your doctor.
What is the recommended dosage of Generic for Sumycin*?
The dosage of Generic for Sumycin* prescribed to each patient will vary. Always follow your physician’s instructions and/or the directions on the prescription drug label.
Take Generic for Sumycin* on an empty stomach. Take it with a full glass of water.
What if you miss a dose of Generic for Sumycin*?
If your physician has instructed or directed you to take Generic for Sumycin* 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 unless otherwise directed.
What if you overdose on Generic for Sumycin*?
Any medication taken in excess can have serious consequences. If you suspect an overdose of Generic for Sumycin*, seek medical attention immediately.
What other drugs could interact with Generic for Sumycin*?
It may be noted that drugs other than those listed above may also interact with Generic for Sumycin*.
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 medicines that may increase the effect of Generic for Sumycin*, and dietary supplements like vitamins, minerals and herbal, so that the doctor can warn you of any possible drug interactions.
Generic for Sumycin* can interact with blood thinners, penicillin antibiotics, antacids, and cholesterol-lowering medications.
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 Sumycin*?
Like other medicines, Generic for Sumycin* can cause some side effects. If they do occur, the side effects of Generic for Sumycin* 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 Sumycin* cannot be anticipated. If any side effects of Generic for Sumycin* develop or change in intensity, the doctor should be informed as soon as possible.
Generic for Sumycin* can cause side effects such as mild nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, headache, dizziness, vaginal itching, and mouth sores. 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 Sumycin*.
What are the questions to ask your doctor before taking Generic for Sumycin*?
Is it possible for me to take Generic for Sumycin* with other drugs?
Should certain beverages, foods and other products be avoided when I take Generic for Sumycin*?
What are the possible drug interactions of Generic for Sumycin*?
How will Generic for Sumycin* work in my body?
How should Generic for Sumycin* be taken?
How to reduce the risk of Generic for Sumycin* drug interactions and side effects?
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 Sumycin* is safe, appropriate or effective for you. Always consult your health care professional before using this, or any other, drug.