NOLICIN 400 mg. 20 tablets
Other ingredients: orange color FCF (EC), propylene glycol, povidone, hydroxypropyl methylcellulose, microcrystalline cellulose, sodium carboxylmethyl starch (type A), anhydrous silica, magnesium stearate, talc, titanium dioxide (E171), purified water.
1. WHAT IS AND WHAT NOLICIN using 1 tablet contains 400 mg norfloxacin.
What is Nolicin?
Nolicin is a chemotherapeutic agent from the quinolone family. It works by destroying the bacteria that cause various infections in humans.
What is Nolicin?
Nolicin you prescribe when infected with bacteria that are sensitive to it. It is intended mainly for the treatment of urinary tract infections, infections of the prostate, infectious diarrhea and gonorrhea. Can be used to prevent urinary tract infections, diarrhea when traveling and infections in immunocompromised patients.
2. BEFORE TREATMENT NOLICIN
Tell your doctor if you have any chronic disease, metabolic diseases, if you are allergic or if you take other medicines.
Who should not apply Nolicin?
You should not use Nolicin, if you are hypersensitive to the active substance norfloxacin, any of the other ingredients of the medicine or other drugs of the quinolone family. You should not use Nolicin, if you are pregnant or breast-feeding. 'Children and adolescents in the age of growth also should not use Nolicin.
Precautions and warnings
Tell your doctor if you have epilepsy or other diseases of the central nervous system (especially diseases that can cause seizures). In such cases, the side effects may occur more frequently.
During treatment with Nolicin, may develop hypersensitivity to sunlight or artificial ultraviolet light. It is therefore recommended to avoid excessive exposure to sunlight or artificial ultraviolet light during lechenieto.Ako have kidney failure, your doctor will reduce your dose accordingly. It is recommended to drink plenty of fluids during treatment with Nolicin. Ask your doctor how much fluid a day will be most suitable for you. If during treatment with Nolicin appeared lady-in tendon, consult your doctor. Avoid physical activity. There have been reports of inflammation or tendon rupture (often the Achilles tendon) in some elderly patients who received concomitant corticosteroids.
Taking Nolicin with food and drink
You can take Nolicin on an empty stomach or with food. You should not take it with milk or yoghurt as liquid dairy products reduce the amount of norfloxacin, entering the blood. Take Nolicin one hour before or two hours after ingestion of foods containing milk. It is not recommended drinking during treatment.
Ask your doctor or pharmacist before taking any lekarstvo.Ne can exclude a risk of adverse effects to the fetus. If you are pregnant, your doctor may prescribe Nolicin only exceptionally, when the benefit to you outweighs the risk to the fetus.
Ask your doctor shi pharmacist before taking any lekarstvo.Ne breast-feed while taking Nolicin.
Effects on ability to drive and use machines
Nolicin can reduce alertness, so you should be careful when driving or operating machinery until you know how the body reacts to the drug. Adverse effects are enhanced by concomitant consumption of alcohol.
What other drugs could interact with Nolicin?
Tell your doctor or pharmacist if you are taking or have recently taken any other medicines, except those predpisani.Ako you take medicines to relieve heartburn - suppressors of gastric acidity, sucralfate, medicines containing iron, aluminum, bismuth, magnesium , calcium or zinc, the absorption of norfloxacin is reduced. Therefore, it is recommended to take Nolicin two hours before these lekarstva.Ako taking cyclosporine or theophylline during treatment with Nolicin can have side effects due to possible increases blood levels of theophylline or cyclosporin. Your doctor will measure the amount of these medicines in your blood and may prescribe a lower dose.
Coadministration of Nolicin with drugs that prevent blood clotting, can enhance the activity of these drugs and bleeding occurs. Possible corticosteroid and Nolicin may increase the risk of tendonitis or rupture suhozhilie.Efektat of certain drugs (sulfonylureas) reduction of glucose can be strengthened during treatment with Nolicin.
Do not take nitrofurantoin Nolicin simultaneously, because concomitant use reduces the effect of both drugs.
Special warnings for other ingredients
Azo coloring agent E110 may cause hypersensitivity reactions, including asthma. Hypersensitivity reactions are more common in people with hypersensitivity to aspirin.
3. HOW TO TAKE NOLICIN
Dosage and method of administration
Strictly follow the instructions of your doctor. Should not change the dose or discontinue treatment without consulting your doctor before tova.Lekaryat will determine the dosage and duration of treatment according to your condition. Take each tablet with a glass of water or tea.
Nolicin should be administered in doses of 400 mg twice daily. Treatment is continued for 3 to 14 days, and chronic bacterial prostatitis - several weeks.
For the prevention of urinary tract infection is administered 200 mg Nolicin day; prevention of diarrhea travel - 400 mg daily. If you have a compromised immune system, apply medicine to prevent infections at a dose of 400 mg twice daily. Follow your doctor's instructions on the duration of application of Nolicin to prevent infections.
If your kidney function is impaired, your doctor will adjust the dosage saotvetno.Ako you feel that the effect of the drug is too strong or too weak, please talk with your doctor or pharmacist.
If you take more than you need Nolicin
Very large doses can cause nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, in most cases, dizziness, fatigue, confusion and garchove.Ako have taken a larger dose than necessary, consult with your doctor or pharmacist.
If you miss a dose Nolicin
If you forget to take a dose, take it as soon as you remember, unless it is not almost time for the adoption of the next doza.Ne take a double dose to make up for the forgotten.
Risks discontinued Nolicin
If you stop treatment too early, the disease can be restored.
4. POSSIBLE SIDE EFFECTS
Like all medicines, Nolicin can also have side efekti.Mozhe to experience the following side effects: gastrointestinal disturbances such as nausea, loss of appetite and diarrhea. Only in exceptional cases the diarrhea lasts a long time.
In such cases, it may be a sign of a special form of inflammation of the colon (pseudomembranous colitis) and therefore you should consult your doctor. Possible hypersensitivity reactions, eg. itching, rash, hives or severe hypersensitivity reactions, such as anaphylaxis. May occur disorders of the central nervous system, especially in elderly patients (headache, dizziness, fatigue, confusion, anxiety, fear, hallucinations, depression and tinnitus).
Very rarely during treatment with Nolicin may appear tendinitis or tendon rupture, usually as a result of the action of other factors. Nolicin can affect the values of some laboratory blood tests. May occur eosinophilia, leucopenia, elevated serum creatinine, increased activity of transaminases, alkaline phosphatase and lactate dehydrogenase, as well as reduced levels of hematokrita.Ako notice any side effects, including those not mentioned in this leaflet, please tell your doctor or pharmacist.
5. HOW TO STORE NOLICIN
The drug should not be used after the expiry date stated on the packaging.
Protect from moisture and light. Do not store above 25 ° C. Keep out of reach of children.