Tocin 80mg Injection

Medically reviewed by Dr. Swaroop Choudhari | Written By Kunal V Kumar

Last updated on: November 02, 2020 4:15 am

Tocin 80mg Injection

Uses of Tocin 80mg Injection

Tocin 80mg Injection is used for the treatment or prevention of the following disease(s):

Bacterial Infections (Eye, Bone and Joint, Lower Respiratory Tract, Skin, Urinary Tract)

Side effects of Tocin 80mg Injection

The most common side effects of Tocin 80mg Injection are – Confusion, Dizziness, Headache, Lethargy, Neurotoxicity, Vertigo, Hearing Loss, Tinnitus, Clostridium Difficile-Associated Diarrhea, Diarrhea, Elevated Liver Function Test Results, Nausea, Vomiting

These side effects can usually occur in patients. However, these are only indicative and not all patients will experience them.

Precautions while using Tocin 80mg Injection

Do not use Tocin 80mg Injection if you are allergic to – Tobramycin

If you have heart disease, liver or kidney disease, drug or alcohol addiction, consult your doctor before using Tocin 80mg Injection.

If you are allergic to any medicine or food, consult your doctor before using this medicine.

Use this medicine under the supervision of your doctor.

To avoid an adverse reaction, consult your doctor if you are already taking other medicines.

How Tocin 80mg Injection works

Tocin 80mg Injection contains – Tobramycin

Tobramycin inhibits bacterial protein synthesis by binding irreversibly to one of two aminoglycoside-binding sites on the 30S ribosomal subunit, resulting in bacteriostatic effects. Bactericidal effects may stem from tobramycin’s ability to accumulate within cells so that the intracellular drug level exceeds the extracellular level.

Dosage of Tocin 80mg Injection

The dosage of Tocin 80mg Injection depends on many factors such as the patient age, health, medical condition or history of the patient and many other conditions.

Please use this medicine as prescribed by your doctor.

Overdose of Tocin 80mg Injection

If you forget to take a dose of Tocin 80mg Injection, do not take two doses at the same time, there is a risk of overdose.

If you notice any unusual reaction in your body after taking this medicine, contact your doctor immediately or call your local medical emergency number.

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Drug :- acyclovir, aminoglycosides, amphotericin B, carboplatin, cisplatin, NSAIDs, vancomycin: Additive nephrotoxicity.

carbenicillin, ticarcillin: Possibly inactivation of tobramycin.

dimenhydrinate: Possibly masking of symptoms of ototoxicity.

ethacrynic acid, furosemide: Additive ototoxicity.

general anesthetics, neuromuscular blockers: Possibly increased neuromuscular blockade.

About Reviewer

Dr. Swaroop Y Choudhari is an MBBS, MD in General Medicine. The doctor holds an experience of 8 years, and has extensive knowledge in his respective field of medicine.

About Author

Kunal is a registered pharmacist with RGUHS with over 11 months experience. He is a medicine content contributor at Zotezo.