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By Medicover Hospitals / 11 Mar 2021
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What is Satrogyl-O ?

  • Satrogyl-O Tablet is a combination of ofloxacin and satranidazole. It's used to treat diarrhea caused by a number of bacteria. Also, it works by preventing the growth of a variety of pathogens. This medication effectively treats a wide range of health problems. It's referred to as an intestinal amoebicide. It can help with a variety of amoeba-related intestinal issues. The drug is also considered to be a powerful anti-diarrhea agent that can help patients with diarrhea or irritable bowel syndrome.
    1. Satrogyl-O Uses
    2. Satrogyl-O Side effects
    3. Precautions
    4. Overdose
    5. Warnings
    6. Storage
    7. Satrogyl-O vs Metrogyl
    8. Frequently Asked Questions
    9. Citations

    Satrogyl-O Uses:

  • Satrogyl-O Tablet is a treatment for diarrhea and dysentery that combines several medications. To cure the infection, it inhibits the development of microorganisms. Antibacterial and antiamoebic medications are used to combat parasitic and bacterial infections. Due to its dual-action, it is very effective in treating infectious diseases. This medication prevents the development of certain enzymes in bacteria's DNA, which are required for the bacteria's survival and growth.
  • Satrogyl-O Side Effects:

  • Some of the common side effects of Satrogyl-O are:
    • Headache
    • Dry mouth
    • Weakness
    • Dizziness
    • Rash
    • Vomiting
    • Nausea
  • Some of the major side effects of Satrogyl-O are:
    • Abdominal pain
    • Joint pain
    • Chest tightness
    • Muscle pain
    • Agitation
    • Sleep disorder
    • Eye irritation
  • Satrogyl-O can cause some serious side effects and can lead to some serious health problems. Talk with your doctor if you are having any serious problems.
  • Precautions:

  • Before taking Satrogyl-O talk with your doctor if you are having allergic to it or any other medications related to it. The drug may contain some inactive ingredients which will cause serious allergic reactions or some other serious problems. Before using the medication talk with your doctor if you had any medical history related to kidney disease, liver disease, stomach ulcer, and abdominal pain.
  • How to use Satrogyl-O?

    • Satrogyl-O Tablet is a prescription medication that should be taken exactly as prescribed by your doctor. It can be taken with or without food, but it must be taken at the same time every day to be effective.
    • Give your child Satrogyl-O Dry Syrup orally, ideally at a set time, either before or after meals. If your child has a stomach ache, give it to them with food. Two times a day, once in the morning and once in the evening, is normally recommended. If your child vomits within 30 minutes of taking the drug, give the same dose again, but never double the dose if the next dose is due.

    Missed Dose:

  • Give the missed dose as soon as you remember unless the child’s doctor has advised you to. Don't double the dose to make up for the one you missed. If you're still uncertain, speak to your child's doctor.
  • Overdose:

  • Confusion, headache, dizziness, dry mouth, fatigue, impairment of consciousness, fits, irregular heartbeats, nausea, and stomach ulcers can occur if you take too much Satrogyl-O Tablet. If you think you've taken too much of this drug, call your doctor or go to the nearest hospital right away.
  • Interactions:

  • When antacids containing calcium, magnesium, or aluminum are combined with sucralfate, the effect of Satrogyl-O Tablet is diminished. Consistent use of this tablet with immunosuppressive drugs like cyclosporin, asthma drugs like theophylline, uric acid-lowering drugs like probenecid, and blood-thinning drugs like warfarin can increase the effect of these drugs. Avoid using painkillers such as diclofenac and ketoprofen which can cause some harmful effects.
  • Warnings for Serious Health Conditions:

  • Liver Disease:
  • Owing to the elevated risk of serious side effects, this drug should be used with special caution in patients with liver diseases. While taking this medication, it's important to keep an eye on your liver function tests. In certain cases, depending on the clinical condition, necessary dose changes or replacement with a suitable alternative may be needed.
  • Pregnancy & Breastfeeding:
  • Pregnant women do not take this drug unless it is absolutely required. Before taking this drug, talk to your doctor about all of the complications and benefits.
  • The medication can pass into the breastmilk and can cause some serious side effects to the infants. Before taking this drug talk with your doctor while you are breastfeeding.
  • Storage:

  • Direct contact with heat, air, and light may damage your medicines. Exposure to medicine may cause some harmful effects. The medicine must be kept in a safe place and out of children’s reach.
  • Mainly the drug should be kept at room temperature between 68ºF and 77ºF (20ºC and 25ºC).
  • Satrogyl-O vs Metrogyl:

    Satrogyl-O
    Metrogyl
    Satrogyl-O Tablet is a combination of ofloxacin and satranidazole. It's used to treat diarrhea caused by a number of bacteria. The antibacterial and antifungal properties of Metrogyl 200 MG Tablet are beneficial. It is an antiprotozoal.
    Satrogyl-O Tablet is a treatment for diarrhea and dysentery that combines several medications. To cure the infection, it inhibits the development of microorganisms. Metrogyl 400 Tablet is an antibiotic that aids in the fight against bacterial and parasitic infections. It treats infections of the liver, stomach, intestines, vaginal canal, brain, heart, lungs, bones, and skin
  • Some of the common side effects of Satrogyl-O are:
    • Headache
    • Dry mouth
    • Weakness
    • Dizziness
  • Some of the common and major side effects of Metrogyl are:
    • Headache
    • Dryness in mouth
    • Nausea
    • Metallic taste

    Frequently Asked Questions:

    Satrogyl-O Tablet is a treatment for diarrhea and dysentery that combines several medications. To cure the infection, it inhibits the development of microorganisms. Antibacterial and antiamoebic medications are used to combat parasitic and bacterial infections.
    Give your child Satrogyl-O Dry Syrup orally, ideally at a set time, either before or after meals. If your child has a stomach ache, give it to them with food. Two times a day, once in the morning and once in the evening, is normally recommended.
  • Some of the common side effects of Satrogyl-O are:
      • Headache
      • Dry mouth
      • Weakness
      • Dizziness
    Pregnant women do not take this drug unless it is absolutely required. Before taking this drug, talk to your doctor about all of the complications and benefits.
    Satrogyl is a protozoan and anaerobic bacteria killer. Nitroimidazoles are what they're called. When this type of drug interacts with anaerobic organisms' redox proteins, it creates a free radical, which destroys the bacterium's DNA.

    Citations:

  • Satrogyl-O Tablet , https://academic.oup.com/chromsci/article-abstract/49/1/84/338293
  • Satrogyl-O Tablet dosage, https://www.hindawi.com/journals/jchem/2010/528963/abs/