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Cyclotec 250mg Capsule

Prescription Required

Salt Composition : Cycloserine

Manufacturer : UNITED BIOTECH PVT LTD

Origin of Medicine : India

MRP: 660
Price :607
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Introduction to Cyclotec 250mg Capsule

Cyclotec 250mg capsule contains an active component called cycloserine. It belongs to the class of medicines called antibiotics and is used to treat tuberculosis (TB) together with other medicines. Tuberculosis is a bacterial infection which mainly affects the lungs. It is also used to treat urinary tract infections. Inform your doctor if you are allergic to any of the ingredients present in it. Cyclotec 250mg capsule may contain some color compounds which may cause an allergic reaction. Inform your doctor about your prescribed and non-prescribed medicine and take a proper diet while under medication. It will be helpful for him to treat you based on your previous medical or make some dose adjustments. 

Elderly patients with kidney disorders should be cautious while taking Cyclotec 250mg capsule. They need some dose adjustment. Inform your healthcare provider if you have porphyria (a disorder affecting the red blood cells) before taking the medicine. Inform your doctor if you are under psychiatric treatment or have a seizure before taking the medicine. Consult your doctor if you are planning to get pregnant or think you may be pregnant while breastfeeding.


Uses of Cyclotec 250mg Capsule

  1. Tuberculosis (TB)
  2. Urinary tract infection

Therapeutic Effects of Cyclotec 250mg Capsule

Cyclotec 250mg capsule and D-alanine have similar structures; hence, they inhibit the alanine racemase enzyme and stop bacterial cell wall synthesis. Thereby, it prevents the growth of bacteria by inhibiting the cell wall synthesis.


Interaction of Cyclotec 250mg Capsule with other drugs

Inform your doctor about any prescribed medications, over-the-counter medicines, nutritional or vitamin supplements, and herbal products you take or have taken before the treatment. Certain medications may interact with cyclotec 250mg capsule and can cause undesirable side effects.


More Information about Cyclotec 250mg Capsule

  • Store cyclotec 250mg capsule at 25˚C
  • Keep children away from the sight and reach of this medication.

How to consume Cyclotec 250mg Capsule

Take cyclotec 250mg capsule as your physician advises. Swallow the tablets whole and intact. This capsule should be taken with food. Your physician will decide the correct dosage and duration based on age, body weight, and disease condition. Only stop taking the medicine if your doctor advises you to stop.


Safety Advices for Cyclotec 250mg Capsule

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Pregnancy

  

It is unknown whether cyclotec 250mg capsules are harmful to the unborn baby. Notify your healthcare professional if you are pregnant or planning to have a baby think you may be pregnant.

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Breast Feeding

  

Before consuming the cyclotec 250mg capsule capsule and starting the treatment, inform your healthcare provider if you are breastfeeding. Consult your doctor for more information.

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Lungs

  

It is unknown whether cyclotec 250mg capsules are safe for patients with lung problems. Inform your physician if you have any lung disease before starting the treatment. Contact your doctor if you experience any lung-related symptoms.

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Liver

  

Individuals with liver disorders should be cautious before taking cyclotec 250mg capsule. Consult your doctor before using the medicine to avoid any undesirable side effects caused by the drug.

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Alcohol

  

Individuals are cautious while consuming alcohol if they are under cyclotec 250mg capsule medication. Consult your doctor before using the medicine.

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Driving

  

It is unknown whether cyclotec 250mg capsule alter driving ability. However, if you experience side effects like tiredness or drowsiness, avoid driving and using machines.


Side Effects of Cyclotec 250mg Capsule

Side effects are unwanted symptoms caused by medicines. Even though all medicines cause side effects, not everyone gets them.

Serious 

  • Allergic reaction (sudden wheezing, difficulty in breathing, swelling of the eyelids, face or lips, rash or itching)

Common

  • Coma
  • Headache
  • Feeling tired or very sleepy
  • Shaking
  • Dizziness
  • Confusion
  • Hallucination
  • Loss of memory
  • Slurred speech
  • Twitching and muscle stiffness
  • Anemia
  • Abnormalities of liver function

Word of Advice

Kidney patients should be cautious while taking the medicine. If you have alcohol addiction, it is advised to avoid or limit your alcohol to avoid the undesirable side effects caused by the drug. Your doctor will recommend you to monitor your blood count and liver function. Inform your doctor immediately if you have any allergic reaction after using cyclotec 250mg capsule


FAQs

Q 1. Can I take cyclotec 250mg capsule if I have a kidney problem?

It is not recommended for kidney patients, especially for the elderly. speak with your doctor before using the cyclotec 250mg capsule if you have any liver problems.

Q 2. Can I take cyclotec 250mg capsule if I'm an alcoholic?

Individuals are cautious while consuming alcohol if they are under cyclotec 250mg capsule medication. Consult your doctor before using the medicine. If you have alcohol addiction, it is advised to avoid or limit your alcohol to avoid the undesirable side effects caused by the drug.

Q 3. Should I monitor any parameters while taking cyclotec 250mg capsule?

Your doctor will recommend you to monitor your blood count and liver function while taking cyclotec 250mg capsule.

Q 4. Can I take cyclotec 250mg capsule if I have a urinary tract infection?

Cyclotec 250mg capsule is used to treat urinary tract infections. Consult your doctor before using the medicine.

Q 5. Can I take cyclotec 250mg capsule if I have porphyria disorder?

Consult your doctor if you have porphyria (a disorder affecting the red blood cells) before taking a cyclotec 250mg capsule.

Q 6. Is there any allergy compound which I need to be cautious of cyclotec 250mg capsule?

Inform your doctor if you are allergic to any of the ingredients present in the cyclotec 250mg capsule. This drug may contain some color compounds which may cause an allergic reaction.


Fact Box of Cyclotec 250mg Capsule

Molecule name: Cycloserine

Therapeutic class: Antibiotics

Pharmacological class: Antimycobacterials

Indications: 

1. Tuberculosis (TB)

2. Urinary tract infection


References

  1. Custom Pharmaceuticals Ltd., Electronic Medicines Compendium (EMC), [Revised on May 2023] [Accessed on 29th Nov 2023], https://www.medicines.org.uk/emc/files/pil.13280.pdf
  2. KD Tripathi, Essentials of Medical Pharmacology, Antitubercular drugs, 7th edition, 2013, 771.
  3. Goodman & Gilman’s, Chemotherapy of Tuberculosis, Mycobacterium avium complex disease, and Leprosy, 12th edition, 2011, 1562-1563.

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