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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

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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?

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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

Questions Related to Althrocin

After swetting bad smell (i think sulfer) comming from my skin.mostly in under arms sir
Dr. Souvik Sardar
Skin Specialist
Use soapex soap dailyTake tab althrocin (500)-1tab thrice a day after meal for 5days
My body stinks badly and smells like a shit even though I bath daily and that too with costly soaps but it still smells the same I apply perfume and lotions then too it smells my hairs also smells I wash them alternative days then too
Dr. Souvik Sardar
Skin Specialist
take tab althrocin (500)-1 tab thrice daily after meal x 5daysuse soapex bar during bath
My armpits smell very bad. and also after coming from work my legs sweat much and stains the floor
Dr. Souvik Sardar
Skin Specialist
Take tab althrocin (500)-1 tab thrice daily after meal for 5daysApply clindac A Lotion- twice daily for 3wks
Can I take fixime 200 antibiotic for cold and dry cough.
Dr. Waseem Mirza
Sexologist
u shouldn't take antibiotics without prescription, for simple cold n cough take syp corex-Dx 1 tsf tid, for cold DO STEAM INHALAION TWICE DAILY, WARM SALINE GARGLES, AVOID EXPOSURE TO COLD,TAKE REST tab levocet 1 tab bd for 5 days, take healthy diet to boost ur immunity comprising of proteins, vitamins particularly vit C, take plenty of fluids if not better in 3 days consult physician hope this helps, antibiotics are reserved only for bacterial infections , most cold like illnesses are viral so no need of antibiotics
Hello sir/ ma'am My child PATIENT from stomach infection and doctor suggested zifi-100 redimix. How it is work and any side effect of that zifi-100 redimix? What kind of taking care of my child and PATIENT 7 month old.?????
Dr. Gopal Samdani
Child Specialist
Cefixime is used to treat a wide variety of bacterial infections. This medication is known as a cephalosporin antibiotic. It works by stopping the growth of bacteria.Remember that your doctor has prescribed this medication because he or she has judged that the benefit to you is greater than the risk of side effects. Many people using this medication do not have serious side effects.More common: Diarrhea loose or frequent stools Less common: Abdominal or stomach pain agitation black, tarry stools bleeding gums blistering, peeling, or loosening of the skin blood in the urine or stools and many more rare side effects

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 Rizatriptan
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Rizatriptan: Migsun
Althrocin with Sumatriptan
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Sumatriptan: Sumisun
Althrocin with S-Amlodipine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition S-Amlodipine: Samwell, S-Amcard, Esam, Simlidep
Althrocin with Benidipine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Benidipine: Benikite
Althrocin with Pimozide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Pimozide: R Zep
Althrocin with Pitavastatin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Pitavastatin: Pevastin
Althrocin with Hydrocortisone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Hydrocortisone: Stacort
Althrocin with Haloperidol
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Haloperidol: Norma, Cizonil
Althrocin with Carbamazepine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Carbamazepine: Antep
Althrocin with Betamethasone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Betamethasone: Catrisol

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