Medicine : Locula (10)

Name:Locula (10)
Manufacturer:East India Pharmaceutical Works Ltd
Generic Use:Sulphacetamide
Composition:Sulphacetamide(10 % X 10ml)
Substitutes:locula (10)

Generic ( Sulphacetamide )

Typical use Of Sulphacetamide :Infections Of The Anterior Segment Of The Eye.
Mechanism of action of Sulphacetamide :Sulfacetamide Is A Competitive Inhibitor Of Bacterial Para-aminobenzoic Acid (PABA), An Essential Component For Bacterial Growth (according To The Woods-Fildes Theory). The Inhibited Reaction Is Necessary In These Organisms For The Synthesis Of Folic Acid.
Drug Interaction of Sulphacetamide :There Is A Drug Incompatibility In Simultaneous Administration Of Sulfacetamid And Silver Containing Drugs.
Side effects of Sulphacetamide :Headache, Fatigue, Abdominal Pain, Dysuria, Malaise, Glossitis, Urinary RetentionX, Epistaxis, Urinary Retention.


How Sulphacetamide will impact on Pregnancy ?

Studies In Animals Have Shown Risk To Fetus, However There Are No Sufficient Studies In Humans. This Drug May Be Used In Pregnant Women If Benefit Outweighs The Risk. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

How Sulphacetamide will impact during lactation(breastfeeding) ?

Contraindicated: The Drug Should Not Be Used By Breastfeeding Women, As Evidences From Studies Have Shown That There Is A High Risk Of Causing Significant Damage To Infants.

Medicine & Alcohol use and effect of Sulphacetamide

No Studies Found