About Contimycin 100mg
Contimycin 100mg capsule is an antibiotic medication. It is used for the treatment of various bacterial infections such as acne, urinary tract infections, STIs (such as gonorrhoea and syphilis), eye infections, respiratory infections and GIT infections (such as cholera). Each capsule of Contimycin 100mg contains the active ingredient Doxycycline, which belongs to the tetracycline class of antibiotics.
How effective is Contimycin 100mg?
Contimycin 100mg Capsule is very effective in the treatment of several bacterial infections including chronic bronchitis, sinusitis, infections caused by Chlamydia trachoma, non-gonococcal urethritis, acne vulgaris, Rocky Mountain spotted fever, melioidosis and cholera. Contimycin 100mg is also used for the treatment of malaria and intestinal amoebiasis.
Contimycin 100mg works by inhibiting protein synthesis in bacterial cells which in turn prevents bacterial growth and reproduction. It also has amoebicidal properties.
Can I buy Contimycin 100mg in Pakistan?
You can now buy Contimycin 100mg Capsules online from emeds Pharmacy by simply completing the online ordering process. There is no particular need for you to physically visit a pharmacy or book an appointment with a doctor as you can safely and securely have medicines delivered to your home or another choice of location. If you have any query relating to ordering Contimycin 100mg Capsules online via our website, feel free to contact us on 0311 113 6337 where a qualified member of the team will be available to assist you.
What dose should I choose?
In adults and children over the age of 12 years, the usual initial dose is 2 capsules taken orally once or in divided doses on the first day. The maintenance dose is 1 tablet taken orally once per day.
In children (8-12 years old) weighing more than 45 kg, the adult dose is recommended.
If you skip a dose by any chance, take it as soon as you remember. Skip the already missed dose if it’s almost time for the next one. Do not double the dose.
What are the side-effects and other warnings when taking Contimycin 100mg?
Some common and uncommon side-effects when taking Contimycin 100mg include:
- Stomach upset
Take Contimycin 100mg 2 hours before or after taking dairy products or products rich in iron, calcium, magnesium, aluminium, bismuth salicylate or zinc.
If you experience any side-effects that persist or worsen or any unusual symptoms, contact your doctor immediately.
Notify your doctor about any prescription/non-prescription drugs you may be taking.
If you are pregnant, might become pregnant, or think you may be pregnant or breast-feeding or planning to breast-feed, notify your doctor or a pharmacist before using this drug.