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Althrocin 125 mg Tablet

Alembic Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Composition for Althrocin 125 mg Tablet

Prescription Required

Primary uses of Althrocin 125 mg Tablet

Potentiallyunsafewith
Alcohol
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Medicine Overview of Althrocin Tablet

Uses of Althrocin Tablet

Althrocin 125 mg Tablet is used in the treatment of bacterial infections. It is used in infections of tonsils, sinus, ear, nose, throat, skin and soft tissues, windpipe and lungs (pneumonia).

Althrocin Tablet side effects

Common

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

How to use Althrocin 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. Althrocin 125 mg Tablet is to be taken empty stomach.

How Althrocin Tablet works

Althrocin 125 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 Althrocin Tablet

Expert advice for Althrocin Tablet

  • Althrocin 125 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 Althrocin 125 mg Tablet.
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Althrocin Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Althrocin Tablet
Alcohol
CAUTION
Taking Erthromycin with alcohol may cause minor drug interactions which may not be clinically relevant in all patients.
Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Althrocin 125 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
Althrocin 125 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
Althrocin 125 mg Tablet does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
SAFE
Althrocin 125 mg Tablet is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Althrocin 125 mg Tablet is recommended.
However, inform your doctor if you have any kidney disease as the use of this medicine may affect hearing in patients with severe kidney disease.
Liver
CAUTION
Althrocin 125 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Althrocin 125 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of this medicine in liver disease patients can cause hearing loss.

What if you miss a dose of Althrocin Tablet?uses

If you miss a dose of Althrocin 125 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 Althrocin Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Erythromycin

Q. Is Althrocin/althrocin/erythrocin/erycin an antibiotic?
Althrocin belongs to class of medications called macrolide antibiotics
Q. Is it penicillin?
Erythromycin is not penicillin
Q. Does Althrocin have sulfa in it?
Althrocin does not contain sulfa
Q. Is Althrocin used for sinus infection, pink eye, strep throat, UTI, bladder infection, tooth infection, ear infection, chest infection or tonsillitis?
Althrocin can be used to treat sinus infection, pink eye, strep throat, UTI, bladder infection, tooth infection, ear infection, chest infection or tonsillitis. Please consult your doctor before taking the drug
Q. Is erythromycin and azithromycin the same?
Erythromycin and azithromycin belongs to same class of drugs, however they differ in their some of the indications
Q. Is Althrocin safe?
Althrocin is relatively safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor
Q. Is Althrocin over the counter drug?
Althrocin is not an over the counter drug. It is a prescription drug
Q. Can I take erythromycin with paracetamol, ibuprofen, methotrexate or vitamins?
Interaction is not observed, when erythromycin is taken with paracetamol, ibuprofen and vitamins however do consult your doctor before use. Drug interaction may occur when methotrexate is taken with erythromycin
Q. Does Althrocin cause gas, weight gain, and drowsiness?
Althrocin may cause gas, weight gain and drowsiness.

Severely interacts with other drugs like

Taking Althrocin with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Althrocin with Mizolastine
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Mizolastine: Zehist
Althrocin with Rizatriptan
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Rizatriptan: Migsun, Rizact, Rizanet, Rizatan, Rizatrip, Maxalt Rpd, Ritza, Rizatrip Odt, Rizora, Riztran, Receptan
Althrocin with Sirolimus
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Sirolimus: Siropan, Rapacan, Rocas, Emtor, Limus, Sirova, Siromus, Rapamune, Toraft, Rapolax, Sirotrend
Althrocin with Eletriptan
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Eletriptan: Elipran
Althrocin with Simvastatin
LIFE-THREATENING
Althrocin with Reboxetine
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Reboxetine: Rebotin, Reboxxin, Narebox
Althrocin with Ergotamine
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Ergotamine: Ergacap, Ergotab
Althrocin with Nicergoline
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Nicergoline: Cholergol, Sermion, Nicerbium
Althrocin with Terfenadine
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Terfenadine: Terfed, Trexyl, Daylert
Althrocin with Naratriptan
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Naratriptan: Naratrex
Althrocin with Almotriptan
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Almotriptan: Amlotan, Almotan, Almigra, Almogril
Althrocin with Disopyramide
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Disopyramide: Norpace, Regubeat
Althrocin with Sumatriptan
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Sumatriptan: Sumisun, Imijet
Althrocin with Astemizole
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Astemizole: Histeeze, Stemiz, Alerzole, Acipax
Althrocin with Zolmitriptan
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Zolmitriptan: Zolmist, Zolmit, Zolpax
Althrocin with Buspirone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Buspirone: Supiron B, Buscalm, Buspin, Tamspar, Busiron, Buspidac, Buson
Althrocin with Posaconazole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Posaconazole: Noxafil, Picasa
Althrocin with Penfluridol
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Penfluridol: Penridol, Flurilept, Mopendol, Flumap
Althrocin with Darunavir
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Darunavir: Virem, Danavir, Daruvir
Althrocin with Pravastatin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Pravastatin: Pravator
Althrocin with S-Amlodipine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition S-Amlodipine: Samwell, S-Amcard, Esam, Simlidep, S-Amlopress, Big Dvr, Drulong, S-Amlode, S-Amleod, S Max, Amlovas S, Q Spin
Althrocin with Asenapine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Asenapine: Welenuf, Definium, Asenapt
Althrocin with Pimozide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Pimozide: R Zep, Arkazid, Pimide, Mozep, Orap, Estizide, Medip, Monozide, Neurap, Atarap, Larap, Pimoz
Althrocin with Iloperidone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Iloperidone: Ilofast, Ilopt, Ilopride, Ilosure, Iiosure, Calmperidone
Althrocin with Azelnidipine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Azelnidipine: Azovas
Althrocin with Ethylmorphine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Ethylmorphine: Acidion, Dionindon, Cophedrin E
Althrocin with Fentanyl
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Fentanyl: Fent, Trofentyl
Althrocin with Butorphanol
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Butorphanol: Butodol, Butrum
Althrocin with Blonanserin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Blonanserin: Elicia, Blonitas
Althrocin with Indinavir
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Indinavir: Indivan, Virodin
Althrocin with Oxazepam
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Oxazepam: Zaxpam, Anxozap, Talirest, Boxa, Serepax
Althrocin with Paliperidone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Paliperidone: Psycodon, Paliris, Invega Sustenna, Palivega, Palica OD, Palip, Palicalm, Palido-OD
Althrocin with Beclometasone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Beclometasone: Beclate, Becoride, Rhinase, Bevent, Nbet
Althrocin with Pentazocine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Pentazocine: Pentawin, Riddof, Pentalab, Nicozocin, Fortstar, Unizocine, Dolowin Old, Susevin, Penzin, Pzocin
Althrocin with Lovastatin
SERIOUS
Althrocin with Benidipine
SERIOUS
Althrocin with Pitavastatin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Pitavastatin: Pevastin, Pivasta, Livastat, Pitava
Althrocin with Fenticonazole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Fenticonazole: Fenza
Althrocin with Zuclopenthixol
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Zuclopenthixol: Clopixol-Acuphase, Clopixol
Althrocin with Ebastine
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Ebastine: Albast, Ebast, Ebay, Ebanorm, Ebaset, Ebahist, Ebtin, Erostin, Sibastin, Ebal, Ebibast, Stin, Ebasil, Temasil, Ecbast

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