Gatvin 200mg Tablet

Gatvin 200mg Tablet

Prescription Required

Packaging :

strip of 10 tablets

Manufacturer :

M.M Pharma



Introduction to Gatvin 200mg Tablet

Gatvin 200mg Tablet is primarily used for external applications to treat bacterial infections. It interferes with crucial bacterial enzymes, disrupting their DNA activities and hindering their ability to survive and replicate.

Gatifloxacin belongs to a class of antibiotics and is used topically for treating bacterial infections in specific external areas of the body.

It disrupts the functioning of bacterial enzymes known as topoisomerase II and topoisomerase IV. These enzymes are essential for bacterial DNA activities By interfering with them, It impairs vital processes necessary for bacterial survival and reproduction, ultimately leading to their destruction.

Follow your doctor's prescribed dose and duration strictly Shake the container well before using it to ensure proper mixing Apply the solution evenly to the affected area as directed.

Common side effects of include eye discomfort, burning sensation, eye irritation, and redness.

Some individuals may be hypersensitive or allergic to it. Discontinue the medication immediately and seek medical attention if signs of an allergic reaction such as rash, itching, swelling, severe dizziness, or difficulty breathing occur.

If a dose is missed, apply it as soon as remembered However, if the next dose is imminent, skip the missed one and continue with the regular dosing schedule Avoid doubling doses Consult your doctor for guidance on managing missed doses effectively.


How Gatvin 200mg Tablet Works

Gatifloxacin's ability to kill bacteria is due to its interference with enzymes known as topoisomerase II (DNA gyrase) and topoisomerase IV. These enzymes play crucial roles in the processes of bacterial DNA replication, transcription, repair, and recombination. By inhibiting these essential enzymes, Gatifloxacin disrupts the normal functions required for bacterial survival, ultimately leading to the bactericidal action of the medication.

How to take Gatvin 200mg Tablet

This medication is meant for external use only.
Follow your doctor's guidance on the recommended dose and duration.
Shake the container well before using, ensuring an even application to the affected area.

Special Precautions about Gatvin 200mg Tablet

Gatifloxacin may cause central nervous system (CNS) side effects such as dizziness, confusion, and seizures Caution is advised, especially in individuals with a history of seizures or other CNS disorders.
Gatifloxacin may affect blood sugar levels, particularly in people with diabetes Regular monitoring of blood glucose levels is recommended during treatment.

USES IN Gatvin 200mg Tablet

Bacterial infections

BENEFITS OF Gatvin 200mg Tablet

Oral antibiotics for bacterial infections.
Treats respiratory, skin, and urinary tract infections.
Effective against Gram-positive and Gram-negative bacteria.
Supports infection control

SIDE EFFECTS OF Gatvin 200mg Tablet

Eye discomfort
Burning sensation
Eye irritation

What if I Missed a Dose of Gatvin 200mg Tablet

If you miss a dose, take it when you remember. If your next dose is close, skip the missed one and stay on your regular schedule. Avoid taking two doses at once. Consult your doctor for guidance on managing missed doses effectively.

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Safety Advice For Gatvin 200mg Tablet

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Disease Explanation :


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