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Generic name: Cycloserine [SYE-kloe-SER-een]

Drug class: Streptomyces derivatives

What is Seromycin?

Seromycin is an antibiotic that helps treat tuberculosis (TB).Seromycin can also be employed to treat bladder and kidney infections.

Seromycin is typically prescribed in the event that other medicines have failed or are unable to work.Seromycin is also employed for other purposes that are not covered in this guideline.

Side effects of Seromycin

See a doctor immediately. Get medical attention immediately if you notice symptoms that indicate an allergic reaction, like hives, trouble breathing, or swelling of your lips, face, and tongue.

Seromycin could cause serious adverse effects. If experiencing symptoms that resemble those listed below, consult with a physician immediately.

  • A seizure;
  • Depression, confusion, abnormal thoughts or behavior;
  • Severe sleepiness extreme dizziness and spinning sensation
  • Swelling rapidly, gaining weight;
  • Excessively active reflexes, tremors, or shaking;
  • Difficulties speaking trouble speaking
  • Muscle weakness.

Common Seromycin-related side effects can include:

  • Dizziness, drowsiness;
  • Mood swings;
  • Headache
  • Numbness, tingling, and burning pain.

This isn't a complete list of possible side effects, and others could happen. Consult your physician for advice regarding medical adverse effects. You can report any side effects to the FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088.


Follow the directions on the medicine label and on the label of your package. Inform your healthcare professionals about your medical issues, allergies, and any other medications you take.

Prior to use this drug

You shouldn't take Seromycin if you're sensitive to it or if you suffer from:

  • Epilepsy or another seizure disorder
  • Depression, anxiety, or mental illness
  • Kidney disease severe
  • If you drink a lot of alcohol,

Seromycin is not permitted to be used by anyone younger than 18 years of age.

Contact your physician if you have ever experienced:

  • A seizure;
  • Kidney problems.

It isn't known if seromycin can harm an unborn baby. Consult your physician if you are expecting or planning to be pregnant.It is not recommended to breastfeed when using seromycin.

How to take Seromycin?

The doctor will conduct a blood test to be certain that seromycin is the best treatment for your particular condition.

Follow the directions on your prescription label, and go through all medication guides or instructions sheets. Your doctor may alter the dosage. Be certain that you take your medication exactly as instructed.

Make sure to take this medicine for the prescribed duration, even if symptoms improve quickly. Not taking your dose can increase the chances of getting an infection that cannot be treated with treatment. Seromycin does not treat a virus like an illness like the flu or the typical cold.

You'll require regular medical tests.

Be certain that you take your medication exactly as instructed. Follow all medication as prescribed and follow the medication guidelines you are given. Don't alter your dosage or dosing schedule without a physician's guidance.Place it in a cool, dry place free of heat and moisture.

What happens if I miss the dose?

As soon as possible, take your medication.. However, avoid your missed dosage if it's nearing the time to take the next dose. Don't have two doses at one time.

What happens if I overdose?

For medical emergencies, seek emergency medical attention or contact the Poison Help Line toll-free at 1-800-222-1222.

The signs of an overdose could include drowsiness, confusion, as well as tingly sensations, problems in muscle movement or speech, seizures, or loss of consciousness.

What should be avoided?

Do not drink alcohol. It could increase your chances of a seizure or other adverse consequences.

Avoid driving or engaging in hazardous activities until you are aware of the effects of seromycin on your body. Your reaction could be affected.

Interaction with other drugs

Discuss with your doctor any other medications you take, including:

  • Ethionamide
  • Isoniazid.

This list isn't complete. Other drugs can interact with Seromycin, such as prescription and over-the-counter medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements. There are many possible interactions between drugs. Are included here.



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