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    Brand Name: SODIUM SULAMYD

    Generic Name: Sulphacetamide/Sulfacetamide

    Generic for Sodium Sulamyd* (Sulphacetamide/Sulfacetamide) eye drops is a sulfonamide antibiotic used in the treatment of bacterial infections of the eyes. It stops the growth of bacteria that cause certain eye infections such as conjunctivitis. This medicine may also be used to treat other conditions as determined by your doctor. Read More>>

     
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What is Generic for Sodium Sulamyd* used for?

Generic for Sodium Sulamyd* (Sulphacetamide/Sulfacetamide) eye drops is a sulfonamide antibiotic used in the treatment of bacterial infections of the eyes. It stops the growth of bacteria that cause certain eye infections such as conjunctivitis. This medicine may also be used to treat other conditions as determined by your doctor.

What is the recommended dosage of Generic for Sodium Sulamyd*?

The dosage of Generic for Sodium Sulamyd* prescribed to each patient will vary. Always follow your physician’s instructions and/or the directions on the prescription drug label.

Wash your hands before using Generic for Sodium Sulamyd* eye drops.

What if you miss a dose of Generic for Sodium Sulamyd*?

If your physician has instructed or directed you to apply Generic for Sodium Sulamyd* medication in a regular schedule and you have missed a dose of this medicine, apply 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 Sodium Sulamyd*?

Any medication taken in excess can have serious consequences. If you suspect an overdose of Generic for Sodium Sulamyd*, seek medical attention immediately.

What other drugs could interact with Generic for Sodium Sulamyd*?

  • Silver nitrate

It may be noted that drug other than that listed above may also interact with Generic for Sodium Sulamyd*.

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 Sodium Sulamyd*, and dietary supplements like vitamins, minerals and herbal, so that the doctor can warn you of any possible drug interactions. Generic for Sodium Sulamyd* can interact with silver-containing drugs.

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 Sodium Sulamyd*?

Like other medicines, Generic for Sodium Sulamyd* can cause some side effects. If they do occur, the side effects of Generic for Sodium Sulamyd* 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 Sodium Sulamyd* cannot be anticipated. If any side effects of Generic for Sodium Sulamyd* develop or change in intensity, the doctor should be informed as soon as possible.

Generic for Sodium Sulamyd* can cause side effects such as sensitivity to light, blurred vision, and eye burning, stinging, irritation, itching, or redness. This is not a complete list of all side effects. Do concur with your doctor and follow his directions completely when you are using Generic for Sodium Sulamyd*.

What are the questions to ask your doctor before taking Generic for Sodium Sulamyd*?

Is it possible for me to apply Generic for Sodium Sulamyd* with other drugs?
Should certain beverages, foods and other products be avoided when I apply Generic for Sodium Sulamyd*?
What are the possible drug interactions of Generic for Sodium Sulamyd*?
How will Generic for Sodium Sulamyd* work in my body?
How should Generic for Sodium Sulamyd* be applied?
How to reduce the risk of Generic for Sodium Sulamyd* drug interactions and side effects?

Note

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 Sodium Sulamyd* is safe, appropriate or effective for you. Always consult your health care professional before using this, or any other, drug.

 

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