Lincobest 300 mg Injection

Manufactured by Mankind Pharmaceuticals Ltd.
Composition: Lincomycin
Prescription Required: Yes

Description

Lincobest 300 mg Injection is an antibiotic which is used in the treatment of infections caused by bacteria like streptococci, pneumococci, and staphylococci. It should be used only in cases where other medicines are less effective. It should be used with caution due to the risk of diarrhoea. Close monitoring of liver and kidney function is necessary while receiving this medicine.

Highlights

Commonly asked questions for Lincobest 300 mg Injection

Onset of action

The peak levels of this medicine can be observed in 2 to 4 hours after an oral dose and 30 to 60 minutes after an intramuscular dose.

Duration of effect

The effect of this medicine lasts for an average duration of 12 to 24 hours.

Safe with alcohol?

Interaction with alcohol is unknown. It is advisable to consult your doctor before consumption.

Is it habit forming?

No habit forming tendency has reported.

Usage in pregnancy?

This medicine is not recommended for use in pregnant women unless necessary. The risks and benefits should be discussed with the doctor before taking this medicine.

Usage while breast-feeding?

This medicine is not recommended for use in breastfeeding women unless necessary. The risks and benefits should be discussed with the doctor before taking this medicine.

Substitutes

List of substitutes for Lincobest 300 mg Injection

Below is the list of medicines, which have the same composition, strength and form as Lincobest 300 mg Injection , and hence can be used as its substitute.

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