Is Neckcin safe?
Neckcin is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor.
What if I don't get better?
You should inform your doctor if you do not notice any improvement in your symptoms after 3 days of taking Neckcin. Also, if your symptoms get worse, inform your doctor immediately.
Can the use of Neckcin cause diarrhea?
Yes, the use of Neckcin can cause diarrhea. It is an antibiotic which kills the harmful bacteria. However, it also affects the helpful bacteria in your stomach or intestine and causes diarrhea. If you are experiencing severe diarrhea, talk to your doctor about it.
Can Neckcin be taken at night?
Neckcin is usually prescribed once daily. You can take it at any time of the day, but remember to take it at the same time each day. The medicine should be taken 1 hour before meals or 2 hours after eating food. You can take the tablet preparation with or without food. However, you must take Neckcin exactly as advised by your doctor and ask your doctor if you have any doubts.
How long does it take Neckcin to work?
Neckcin starts working within a few hours of taking it. You may notice an improvement in symptoms after a few days. Do not stop taking the medicine without completing the course mentioned by your doctor. Stopping the medicine without consulting your doctor may cause the infection to come back which may be more difficult to treat.
Why is Neckcin given for 3 days?
The duration of treatment depends on the type of infection being treated and the age of the patient. Neckcin is not necessarily given for 3 days. In most bacterial infections, a single dose of 500 mg is given for 3 days. Alternatively, it can be given as 500 mg once on day 1 and then 250 mg once from day 2 to day 5. In some cases of infection such as genital ulcer disease, it is given as a single 1 gram dose. Therefore, you must stick to the regime advised by your doctor.
What should I avoid while taking Neckcin?
Generally, it is recommended that patients taking Neckcin should avoid taking any antacid with this medicine as this can affect the overall effectiveness of Neckcin. It is also recommended to avoid exposure to sunlight or tanning beds as Neckcin increases the risk of sunburn.
Is Neckcin a strong antibiotic?
Neckcin is an effective antibiotic that is used for the treatment of many bacterial infections. Compared to other antibiotics, Neckcin has a longer half-life which means that it stays in the body for a long time because of which it is given once a day and for a short span of time. Other antibiotics comparatively have a shorter half-life and are usually given twice, thrice, or four times a day.
Can you get a yeast infection from taking Neckcin?
Some people may get a fungal or yeast infection known as thrush after taking Neckcin. Antibiotics such as Neckcin can kill the normal or ‘good bacteria’ of your intestine responsible for preventing thrush. You should inform your doctor if you get a sore or vaginal itching or discharge. Also, inform your doctor if you get a white patch in the mouth or tongue after taking Neckcin or soon after stopping it.