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Acex 250 mg Tablet

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Composition for Acex 250 mg Tablet

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Primary uses of Acex 250 mg Tablet

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140
₹14/Tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Acex Tablet

Uses of Acex Tablet

Acex 250 mg Tablet is used in the treatment of bacterial infections. It is used in bacterial infections of tonsils, sinus, ear, nose, throat, skin and soft tissues, windpipe and lungs (pneumonia).

Acex Tablet side effects

Common

Side Effects of Acex are Vomiting, Nausea, Abdominal pain, Diarrhoea.

How to use Acex Tablet

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Acex 250 mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Acex Tablet works

Acex 250 mg Tablet is an antibiotic. It works by preventing synthesis of essential proteins required by bacteria to carry out vital functions. Thus, it stops the bacteria from growing, and prevents the infection from spreading.

In Depth Information on Acex Tablet

Expert advice for Acex Tablet

  • Acex 250 mg Tablet will cure your infection and improve symptoms.
  • It may cause an upset stomach. If this happens to you, take it with food.
  • Do not skip any doses and finish the full course of treatment even if you feel better.
  • Diarrhea may occur as a side effect but should stop when your course is complete.
  • Inform your doctor if it doesn't stop or if you find blood in your stools.
  • Do not take antacids 2 hours before or after taking Acex 250 mg Tablet.
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Acex Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Acex Tablet
Alcohol
SAFE
It is generally safe to consume alcohol with Acex 250 mg Tablet.
Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Acex 250 mg Tablet is probably safe to use during pregnancy.
Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
SAFE
Acex 250 mg Tablet is safe to use during lactation. Human studies have shown that either the drug does not pass into the breastmilk in significant amount or is not expected to cause toxicity to the baby.
There may be a possibility of diarrhea or rash in the baby.
Driving
SAFE
Acex 250 mg Tablet does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
Acex 250 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with severe kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Acex 250 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
CAUTION
Acex 250 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Acex 250 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Acex Tablet?uses

If you miss a dose of Acex 250 mg Tablet, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions about Acex Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Azithromycin

Q. Is azithromycin and erythromycin the same?
No. Azithomycin and erythromycin are two different medications belonging to the same class and have similar use. Their use in different conditions may vary depending upon individual response
Q. Is azithromycin topical safe?
Azithromycin topical is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor.
Q. Is Acex used for treating a cold and sore throat?
Acex is used to treat cold and sore throat only if there is an underlying bacterial infection present. Please consult your doctor before taking Acex in these conditions.
Q. Is Acex safe?
Acex is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor.
Q. Is Acex an antibiotic?
Yes, Acex is an antibiotic. It belongs to a class of antibiotics known as macrolides. It can be used to treat bacterial sinusitis, tonsillitis, ear infections, pneumonia and many other if caused by micro-organisms sensitive to Acex. It should be taken only when prescribed by a doctor.
Q. Is Acex good for tonsillitis?
Acex can be used for the treatment of tonsillitis. However, there are antibiotics which are preferred over Acex for its treatment. Please consult your doctor before taking any antibiotics for tonsillitis.
Q. Is Acex banned?
No, Acex is not a banned medicine. However, it is available on prescription by a physician.
Q. Can Acex be used to treat a fever?
Fever is a symptom which could be due to an underlying infection like bacterial, viral or fungal. Acex can be used for the treatment of bacterial infections only. Please take advice from your physician before taking any antibiotic for fever as it is important to identify the type of infection causing fever.
Q. Is Acex used for urinary tract infection (UTI)?
Acex is not recommended for the treatment of urinary tract infection (UTI). Please consult your doctor before taking any antibiotics for the treatment of UTI.
Q. Is Acex good for acne?
Acex can be used for the treatment of acne. Clinical studies have shown a good efficacy of Acex in the treatment of acne. However, it is always advised that you should consult to your physician before taking any antibiotics for your infections.
Q. Can I take Acex with paracetamol?
Acex can be taken with paracetamol as no drug interactions have been clinically observed between the two medicines. However, interactions can occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Acex with omeprazole?
Acex can be taken with omeprazole as no interactions have been clinically observed between the two medicines. However, interactions can occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Acex with ibuprofen?
Acex can be taken with ibuprofen as no interactions have been clinically observed between the two medicines. However, interactions can occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Acex with esomeprazole?
Acex can be taken with esomeprazole as no drug interactions have been clinically observed between the two medicines. However, interactions can occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Acex with birth control pills (oral contraceptives)
No interactions have been clinically observed between Acex and birth control pills (oral contraceptives). However, this does not mean interactions cannot occur. Please talk to your doctor if you have been advised to take Acex and you are already taking birth control pills (oral contraceptives).
Q. Does Acex treat a cough?
No, Acex cannot treat a cough. Cough is a symptom which represents an underlying disease or an infection. Acex can help in relieving cough only if it would be effective in treating the underlying infection. Please talk to your doctor before taking any medicine for your cough.
Q. Does Acex affect sperm?
Acex has not been reported to affect sperms.
Q. Does Acex cause drowsiness?
No, Acex does not cause drowsiness. Please consult your doctor if you experience drowsiness while taking Acex.
Q. Does Acex cause diarrhea?
Diarrhea (loose stools) is a very common side effect of Acex. Please consult your doctor if you experience excessive diarrhea while taking Acex.
Q. Does Acex affect fertility?
Acex is not known to affect fertility in humans. Inadequate data is available for humans. Please consult your doctor if you have concerns regarding the same.
Q. Can I take Acex for throat infection caused by streptococcus?
Yes, Acex can be taken for throat infection caused by streptococcus. However, this an alternative medicine for the same. There are other antibiotics available which could be more effective in the treatment of streptococcal throat infections. Please take the advice from your doctor before taking any antibiotics.
Q. Can I take Acex for a toothache (tooth pain)?
Acex would be helpful in a toothache (tooth pain) only when there is an underlying infection which is causing the pain. Please talk to your doctor before taking Acex or any other antibiotic for relief of a tooth pain.
Q. Can I take Acex for the flu?
No, Acex is not recommended for the treatment of flu (influenza infection). Please consult your doctor if you are experiencing the signs and symptoms of flu (influenza infection) before taking any medicines including antibiotics like Acex as this is a viral infection and taking any antibiotics would not help in this condition.
Q. Can I take Acex for a sinus infection?
Yes, Acex can help to treat a bacterial sinus infection. However, as always advisable, antibiotics should only be taken only when the infection is properly diagnosed by the doctor and then antibiotics are taken as advised.
Q. Can I take Acex for yeast infection?
Acex is an antibiotic (works against a bacterial infection). It does not have any action against the yeast (fungal) infection.
Q. Can I take Acex for chlamydia?
Yes, Acex can be taken for chlamydial infection. However, it is always advisable to take antibiotics only when recommended by a doctor, in the doses advised.
Q. Can I take Acex for tooth infection?
Acex can be taken to treat tooth infection. However, it is always advisable to take antibiotics only when recommended by a doctor to treat the infection.

Severely interacts with other drugs like

Taking Acex with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Acex with Ebastine
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Ebastine: Albast, Ebast, Ebay, Ebanorm, Ebaset, Ebahist
Acex with Astemizole
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Astemizole: Histeeze, Stemiz
Acex with Terfenadine
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Terfenadine: Terfed, Trexyl, Daylert
Acex with Mizolastine
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Mizolastine: Zehist
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Sodium Bicarbonate: Sodamax, Sobinix, Sobimed, Soda Bicarb Glycerin
Acex with Magaldrate
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Magaldrate: Magflux
Acex with Tolbutamide
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Tolbutamide: Told, Rastinon
Acex with Glipizide
MODERATE
Acex with Repaglinide
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Repaglinide: Ripadep, Lunch ON, Page, Repage, Eurepa, Rapilin, Repa, Novonorm, Repide
Acex with Chlorpropamide
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Chlorpropamide: Diabinese
Acex with Nateglinide
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Nateglinide: Natiz, Glinate, Natelide
Acex with Blonanserin
MINOR
Medicines with composition Blonanserin: Elicia
Acex with Flupenthixol
MINOR
Medicines with composition Flupenthixol: Pnxol, Anxiset
Acex with Thioridazine
MINOR
Medicines with composition Thioridazine: R Zin, T Zine, Thioril, Tridaz, Multizine, Ridazin, Delnil, Thiolent, Zeneril, Sychozine, Psyril, Melleril, Tensaril, Repoise
Acex with Sulpiride
MINOR
Medicines with composition Sulpiride: Stride
Acex with Tiapride
MINOR
Medicines with composition Tiapride: Tiaprex
Acex with Ziprasidone
MINOR
Medicines with composition Ziprasidone: Zipris
Acex with Zotepine
MINOR
Medicines with composition Zotepine: Sirilept
Acex with Zuclopenthixol
MINOR
Medicines with composition Zuclopenthixol: Clopixol-Acuphase
Acex with Trifluoperazine
MINOR
Medicines with composition Trifluoperazine: Selocalm, Shicalm, Trazine, Relicalm, Trikozin
Acex with Fluphenazine
MINOR
Medicines with composition Fluphenazine: Medipax, Monazine, Prolinate, Flupez
Acex with Chlorpromazine
MINOR
Medicines with composition Chlorpromazine: Karzine, Ostil, Chlopro, Prazin, Salichlor, Chlorotame, Zinetil, CPZ, Largactil, Talentil, Chlorpro
Acex with Asenapine
MINOR
Medicines with composition Asenapine: Welenuf, Definium
Acex with Loxapine
MINOR
Medicines with composition Loxapine: Loxaris, Loxacon, Loxapax, Enipaxol, Loxpin, Loxacalm C, Loxapac
Acex with Paliperidone
MINOR
Medicines with composition Paliperidone: Psycodon, Paliris, Invega Sustenna, Palivega, Palica OD, Palip
Acex with Iloperidone
MINOR
Medicines with composition Iloperidone: Ilofast, Ilopt, Ilopride, Ilosure, Iiosure
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