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      Camyda 300MG capsule
      Uses and Benefits

      Uses and Benefits

      Camyda 300MG capsule is a lincosamide antibiotic used to treat bacterial infections of the respiratory tract, nose, skin, stomach, bones, lungs and intestine. It is used in post-surgical conditions to avoid infections at the site of surgery. The medicine kills or stops the infection causing bacteria from growing. It is ineffective against infections caused by viruses such as cold or flu. This capsule is prescribed for the treatment of community acquired pneumonia, bronchitis, acute bacterial sinusitis, skin and soft tissue infections, osteomyelitis (bone infection), joint infections (septic arthritis), tonsilitis, stomach and intestinal infections, bacterial vaginitis (infection caused by overgrowth of bacteria that live inside the vagina). This medicine is not recommended for children below 12 years of age. However, the uses of this capsule mentioned here are not comprehensive, there may be other conditions for which the medication may be used upon your doctor’s discretion.

      Composition

      Composition

      The active ingredient of Camyda 300MG capsule is Clindamycin (300MG)

      Mechanism of Action of Drugs

      Mechanism of Action of Drugs

      Clindamycin is an antibiotic that involves in inhibition of bacterial protein synthesis by binding to 30S ribosomes, eventually killing the bacteria.

      Contraindications and Cautions

      Contraindications and Caution

      Patients with following conditions are suggested to seek advice from their healthcare professionals before using Camyda 300MG capsule:

      • Hypersensitivity to any of the components used in the capsule
      • Caution:
      • History of gastrointestinal disease
      • Antibiotic resistance
      • Diarrhea
      • Severe renal and hepatic impairment
      • Debilitated patients
      • Children
      • Pregnancy and lactation
      Side Effects

      Side and Adverse Effects

      Camyda 300MG capsule is usually well tolerated when taken in the prescribed dosage guidelines. Most of the side effects are generally mild and you may experience one or more of the following symptoms:

      • Headache
      • Nausea
      • Vomiting
      • Abdominal pain
      • Diarrhea
      • Muscle weakness
      • Loss of appetite

      Rare but more serious adverse effects may include:

      • Black or tarry stools
      • Chest pain
      • Fast heartbeat
      • Muscle or joint pain
      • Increased thirst
      • Skin rash
      How to Use

      How to Use

      Take Camyda 300MG capsule as instructed by your doctor. Swallow the capsule whole with water, immediately after opening it from the strip. Do not break or crush or chew the capsule.
      Avoid missing or forgetting the dose. If you do, take it as soon as you remember; but if it’s almost time for your next dose, skip it and take it according to your normal schedule. Don’t swallow two doses at the same time which is dangerous to your health.
      The capsule can be taken with or without food. Take the capsule at the same time every day as it helps to maintain a consistent level of medicine in the body.
      Do not change the dose or stop taking the medicine before completion of the course or without consulting your doctor. Continue to use this drug until completion of the maximum amount suggested even though the symptoms disappear after the medicine has begun. Stopping the medication too early can allow the growth of the bacteria to begin, which can lead to an infection relapse.

      Overdosage

      Avoid taking Camyda 300MG capsule more than the prescribed dosage. In case of overdose, promptly seek medical advice. Depending on the dosage of the medicine, symptoms may vary in individuals, you may experience the following signs or symptoms:

      • Diarrhea
      • Nephrotoxicity
      • Hepatotoxicity
      • Haematological abnormalities
      • Pseudomembranous colitis
      Warnings and Precautions

      Warnings and Precautions

      Use Camyda 300MG capsule on the advice of medical practitioner. Complete avoidance of the medication may be required in the following conditions:

      Kidney:

      Caution is advised among patients with severe renal impairment. Dose adjustments of the capsule may be needed. Regular monitoring of kidney function tests is recommended while taking this capsule. If you have any renal problems, it is highly recommended that you consult your doctor before taking this medicine.

      Liver:

      The capsule should be used with caution in patients with moderate and severe liver disease. We highly recommend that you consult your doctor before the use. Inform your doctor if you develop signs of jaundice like yellowing of skin and eyes, itching and clay-colored stools while taking this capsule.

      Pregnancy:

      This capsule is generally considered safe to use during pregnancy. Despite the fact that there are limited studies in human beings, animal studies have shown no or low effects on the developing baby. It is recommended that you consult your doctor before consuming this medicine.

      Lactation:

      This medication is passed to infants through mother’s milk. Breastfed infants should be closely monitored. Since limited information is available about the safety of taking this capsule, consult your doctor if you are nursing mother and stay on the safe side.

      Alcohol:

      Interaction of alcohol with this capsule is unknown. Any symptoms of abnormal reactions after taking the medicine should be reported to your doctor immediately.

      Driving:

      The medicine does not cause drowsiness or dizziness. If you notice any abnormal reactions after taking the medicine do not drive, operate heavy machinery or involve in any works which may demand your attention or physical strength.

      Food:

      There are no known food interactions with this capsule.

      Drug Interactions:

      All medicines interact differently for person to person. Inform your doctor or pharmacist if you are taking any other medicines which includes over-the-counter drugs, herbal tonics, supplements and medicines that you buy without a prescription. Alert your doctor if you’re taking Camyda 300MG capsule along with linezolid, chloramphenicol, erythromycin, rifampicin, warfarin, gentamycin, ethinyl estradiol, verapamil, cyclosporine.

      Precautions
      • Do not use this capsule post the expiry date
      • Do not use the capsule for durations shorter or longer than suggested by your doctor
      • Store at room temperature (20-30 degree Celsius)
      FDA Pregnancy Category

      FDA Pregnancy Category

      Category B: Animal reproduction studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.


      Drug Composition information
      What is Clindamycin for:

      Clindamycin is an antibiotic. It is used to treat certain bacterial infections of the skin, lung, digestive system, bones, joints and genitals.

      How does Clindamycin work:

      Clindamycin can also be used to prevent infection if you are undergoing certain dental procedures.

      How should Clindamycin be used:

      Take Clindamycin exactly as directed by your doctor. Do not take more or less than instructed by your doctor. Take Clindamycin at regular intervals as instructed. Do not skip any doses. Continue to take it even when you feel better. You must complete the entire course of antibiotic. If you dont, the infection will not clear completely. If you have been given Clindamycin capsules, you may take it with or without food. Swallow it whole with a full glass of water in a sitting or standing position. If you have been given Clindamycin syrup, take it together with food or immediately after a meal. Shake it well before use to ensure that the liquid is evenly mixed. Use the measuring spoon or cup provided to measure out your dose.

      Common side effects of Clindamycin :

      Clindamycin may cause diarrhoea, nausea and stomach discomfort. These side effects are usually temporary. If you have diarrhoea, drink lots of water to replace the fluids lost. However, if you have severe diarrhoea or diarrhoea with severe stomach cramps or bloody stools, alert your doctor. - If you develop rashes, breathlessness, swollen mouth or eyes, stop the medicine and inform your doctor quickly. These could be signs of an allergic reaction. - Clindamycin may cause other side effects. Consult your doctor if you have unusual problems while taking this medicine.

      What do I do if I miss a dose

      Take the missed dose as soon as you remember. If it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and return to your normal dosing schedule. - DO NOT double a dose under any circumstances. - If you often forget to take your medicine, let your doctor and pharmacist know.

      What precautions should I take when taking Clindamycin :

      Inform your doctor if you have asthma or significant allergies, kidney or liver disease, or inflammation of the digestive system. - Inform your doctor if you are pregnant or breastfeeding.

      When do I need to seek medical help

      If you think there was an overdose, call your local poison control center or ER right away. - Signs of a very bad reaction to the drug. These include wheezing; chest tightness; fever; itching; bad cough; blue or gray skin color; seizures; or swelling of face, lips, tongue, or throat.Very upset stomach or throwing up. Very loose stools (diarrhea), even after drug is stopped. A fast heartbeat. Not able to eat. Feeling very tired or weak. Very bad belly pain. Dark urine or yellow skin or eyes. Any rash. Side effect or health problem is not better or you are feeling worse.

      Can I take Clindamycin with other medicines:

      Clindamycin should not be taken with another type of antibiotic called erythromycin. - Always inform your doctor and pharmacist if you are taking any other medicines, including herbal medicines and medicines that you buy without a prescription.

      Are there any food restrictions

      Avoid Alcohol

      How do I store Clindamycin :

      Store in a cool, dry place away from the reach of children. - Once you have mixed the powder with water, the syrup can be stored at room temperature not more than 25°C. Do not refrigerate it otherwise it will thicken and you may have problems pouring it out. Throw away any unused portion after 14 days. - Medicines must not be used past the expiry date.

      Pregnancy Category

      Category B: Either animal-reproduction studies have not demonstrated a foetal risk but there are no controlled studies in pregnant women or animal-reproduction studies have shown an adverse effect (other than a decrease in fertility) that was not confirmed in controlled studies in women in the 1st trimester (and there is no evidence of a risk in later trimesters).

      Therapeutic Classification

      Other Antibiotics, Preparations for Vaginal Conditions, Acne Treatment Preparations


      Frequently Asked Questions

      Frequently Asked Questions
      Q1. What is the use of the Camyda 300MG capsule?

      The capsule is a lincosamide antibiotic used to treat bacterial infections of the respiratory tract, nose, skin, stomach, bones, lungs and intestine. It is used in post-surgical conditions to avoid infections at the site of surgery. The medicine kills or stops the infection causing bacteria from growing. It is ineffective against infections caused by viruses such as cold or flu. This capsule is prescribed for the treatment of community acquired pneumonia, bronchitis, acute bacterial sinusitis, skin and soft tissue infections, osteomyelitis (bone infection), joint infections (septic arthritis), tonsilitis, stomach and intestinal infections, bacterial vaginitis (infection caused by overgrowth of bacteria that live inside the vagina). This medicine is not recommended for children below 12 years of age.

      Q2. What are the side effects of the Camyda 300MG capsule?

      The capsule is well tolerated when taken in prescribed dosage guidelines. Most common side effects include headache, nausea, vomiting, abdominal pain, diarrhea, muscle weakness, loss of appetite. Its use may also lead to uncommon side effects such as black or tarry stools, chest pain, fast heartbeat, muscle or joint pain, increased thirst, skin rash.

      Q3. Should we take Camyda 300MG capsule with food or without food?

      The capsule can be taken with or without food.

      Q4. What are the precautions to be followed while taking the Camyda 300MG capsule?

      Tell your doctor if you have an allergy to any ingredients used in the capsule. Inform your doctor about all the medicines you take to ensure that you are healthy. This medicine is contraindicated in patients with hypersensitivity to any of the components used in the capsule. Caution is advised among patients with history of gastrointestinal disease, antibiotic resistance, diarrhea, severe renal and hepatic impairment, debilitated patients, children, pregnancy and lactation.

      Q5. Does Camyda 300MG capsule make you sleepy?

      The medicine does not cause drowsiness or dizziness. If you notice any abnormal reactions after taking the medicine do not drive, operate heavy machinery or involve in any works which may demand your attention or physical strength.

      Q6. Is Camyda 300MG capsule harmful? What does an overdose of Camyda 300MG capsule lead to?

      The capsule is usually well tolerated when taken in the recommended dosage guidelines. Over dose of the medicine may lead to diarrhea, nephrotoxicity, hepatotoxicity, haematological abnormalities, pseudomembranous colitis.

      Q7. Can I take Camyda 300MG capsule during pregnancy?

      The capsule is generally considered safe to use in pregnant women unless the potential benefits outweigh the risks involved. Since the effect of the medicine on fetus is not clearly established, we recommend that you to consult your doctor before consuming the capsule.

      Q8. Can Camyda 300MG capsule be taken without a doctor’s prescription?

      No, do not take the medicine without doctor’s prescription.

      Q9. Is it okay to drink alcohol while I am on the Camyda 300MG capsule?

      Interaction of alcohol with this capsule is unknown. Any symptoms of abnormal reactions after taking the medicine should be reported to your doctor immediately.

      Q10. How to store Camyda 300MG capsule?

      Store the medicine at room temperature (20-30 degree Celsius) in a cool and dry place. Keep the capsule according to the instructions mentioned on the pack or label. Store the medicine in the container or the pack it came in, tightly closed.

      Q11. If I have trouble swallowing Camyda 300MG capsule, can I mix it in water and drink it?

      This capsule is designed to be swallowed with water. If you take them in a way they weren’t intended to be used, you could experience an overdose if the active constituent enters the blood stream too quickly. Alternatively, if it enters your body too slowly, it may never achieve a high enough concentration to be completely functional.

      Q12. Can we give Camyda 300MG capsule to children?

      This capsule is not recommended for children below 12 years of age since the safety and efficacy of use are not clinically established.

      Q13. By when should I start seeing the results of the Camyda 300MG capsule?

      The amount of time required for this medicine to show its action is 2-3 hours. You will start to feel better in 2-4 days after taking the capsule.

      Q14. How long does the effect of Camyda 300MG capsule last?

      The amount of time for which this medicine remains active in the body is clinically not determined.

      Q15. Can we take Camyda 300MG capsule daily? If yes, how many capsules can we take everyday?

      Medicines should always be taken under medical supervision. Take the medicine exactly as prescribed by your doctor: for dosage and duration. Most recommended dose is two capsules per day.

      Q16. For how many days should I take the Camyda 300MG capsule?

      Continue to use the medicine until completion of the maximum amount prescribed, even though the symptoms disappear after medicine has begun. Stopping the medication too early can allow the growth of the bacteria to begin, which can lead to an infection relapse.

      Q17. When should I take Camyda 300MG capsule?

      Use the medicine exactly as prescribed by your doctor for the dosage and duration.

      Note: All of the above information is for reference purpose only. It is always recommended that you consult a medical professional.

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      WALLACE PHARMACEUTICALS PVT LTD

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      WALLACE PHARMACEUTICALS PVT LTD

      b/307-312,floral deck plaza,off central m.i.d.c road, andheri (east) mumbai-400093

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