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AN 250 Tablet

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Primary uses of AN 250 Tablet

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Medicine Overview of AN 250 Tablet

Uses of AN 250 Tablet

AN 250 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).

AN 250 Tablet side effects

Common

Side Effects of AN 250 are Vomiting, Nausea, Abdominal pain, Diarrhoea.

How to use AN 250 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. AN 250 Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How AN 250 Tablet works

AN 250 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 AN 250 Tablet

Expert advice for AN 250 Tablet

  • AN 250 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 AN 250 Tablet.
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AN 250 Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for AN 250 Tablet
Alcohol
SAFE
It is generally safe to consume alcohol with AN 250 Tablet.
Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
AN 250 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
AN 250 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
AN 250 Tablet does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
AN 250 Tablet should be used with caution in patients with severe kidney disease. Dose adjustment of AN 250 Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
CAUTION
AN 250 Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of AN 250 Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of AN 250 Tablet?uses

If you miss a dose of AN 250 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 AN 250 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 An 250 used for treating a cold and sore throat?
An 250 is used to treat cold and sore throat only if there is an underlying bacterial infection present. Please consult your doctor before taking An 250 in these conditions.
Q. Is An 250 safe?
An 250 is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor.
Q. Is An 250 an antibiotic?
Yes, An 250 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 An 250. It should be taken only when prescribed by a doctor.
Q. Is An 250 good for tonsillitis?
An 250 can be used for the treatment of tonsillitis. However, there are antibiotics which are preferred over An 250 for its treatment. Please consult your doctor before taking any antibiotics for tonsillitis.
Q. Is An 250 banned?
No, An 250 is not a banned medicine. However, it is available on prescription by a physician.
Q. Can An 250 be used to treat a fever?
Fever is a symptom which could be due to an underlying infection like bacterial, viral or fungal. An 250 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 An 250 used for urinary tract infection (UTI)?
An 250 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 An 250 good for acne?
An 250 can be used for the treatment of acne. Clinical studies have shown a good efficacy of An 250 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 An 250 with paracetamol?
An 250 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 An 250 with omeprazole?
An 250 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 An 250 with ibuprofen?
An 250 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 An 250 with esomeprazole?
An 250 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 An 250 with birth control pills (oral contraceptives)
No interactions have been clinically observed between An 250 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 An 250 and you are already taking birth control pills (oral contraceptives).
Q. Does An 250 treat a cough?
No, An 250 cannot treat a cough. Cough is a symptom which represents an underlying disease or an infection. An 250 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 An 250 affect sperm?
An 250 has not been reported to affect sperms.
Q. Does An 250 cause drowsiness?
No, An 250 does not cause drowsiness. Please consult your doctor if you experience drowsiness while taking An 250.
Q. Does An 250 cause diarrhea?
Diarrhea (loose stools) is a very common side effect of An 250. Please consult your doctor if you experience excessive diarrhea while taking An 250.
Q. Does An 250 affect fertility?
An 250 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 An 250 for throat infection caused by streptococcus?
Yes, An 250 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 An 250 for a toothache (tooth pain)?
An 250 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 An 250 or any other antibiotic for relief of a tooth pain.
Q. Can I take An 250 for the flu?
No, An 250 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 An 250 as this is a viral infection and taking any antibiotics would not help in this condition.
Q. Can I take An 250 for a sinus infection?
Yes, An 250 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 An 250 for yeast infection?
An 250 is an antibiotic (works against a bacterial infection). It does not have any action against the yeast (fungal) infection.
Q. Can I take An 250 for chlamydia?
Yes, An 250 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 An 250 for tooth infection?
An 250 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 AN 250 with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
AN 250 with Mizolastine
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Mizolastine: Zehist
AN 250 with Astemizole
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Astemizole: Histeeze
AN 250 with Ebastine
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Ebastine: Albast, Ebast, Ebay, Ebanorm, Ebaset, Best, Ebahist
AN 250 with Terfenadine
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Terfenadine: Terfed, Trexyl, Daylert
AN 250 with Sodium Bicarbonate
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Sodium Bicarbonate: Sodamax, Sobinix, Sobimed, Soda Bicarb Glycerin
AN 250 with Repaglinide
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Repaglinide: Ripadep, Lunch ON, Page, Reglide, Rapamon, Repage, Eurepa, Rapilin, Repa, Novonorm
AN 250 with Tolbutamide
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Tolbutamide: Told, Rastinon
AN 250 with Glibenclamide
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Glibenclamide: No Gluco, Diabnil, D Con, Semi Daonil, Daonil, Semi-Euglucon, Aviglen, Glybovin, Gliconil, Diabetnil
AN 250 with Nateglinide
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Nateglinide: Natiz, Glinate, Natelide
AN 250 with Gliclazide
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Gliclazide: Diabic, Glywin, Carryl, Glucoril, Glurob, Aliza, GZ, Diabezide, Monoglide, Betazide
AN 250 with Chlorpropamide
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Chlorpropamide: Diabinese
AN 250 with Glimepiride
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Glimepiride: Euroglip, Pridex MG, Glimpee, Prideme, Glimpse, Glimipill, Sunglim, Sysril, Glydin, Glyde
AN 250 with Glipizide
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Glipizide: Glunase, Glazulin, Egly, Libiz, M Diab, Glyson, Lipi, Glynase, Glytop, Glucotrol
AN 250 with Paliperidone
MINOR
Medicines with composition Paliperidone: Psycodon, Paliris, Invega Sustenna, Palivega, Palica OD, Palip
AN 250 with Ziprasidone
MINOR
Medicines with composition Ziprasidone: Zipris, Zipradep
AN 250 with Aripiprazole
MINOR
Medicines with composition Aripiprazole: Arifril, Biozol, Elrip, Arpizol, Aripicad, Aridus, Asprito MT, Aria, Apz, Aripiren
AN 250 with Thioridazine
MINOR
Medicines with composition Thioridazine: R Zin, Zina, Thiolite, T Zine, Thioril, Tridaz, Multizine, Ridazin, Delnil, Thiolent
AN 250 with Quetiapine
MINOR
Medicines with composition Quetiapine: Quitsun, Qutec, Qutipin, Adequet, Esq, Quetic, Qutin, Quticool, Qutace, Quetigress
AN 250 with Sulpiride
MINOR
Medicines with composition Sulpiride: Stride
AN 250 with Blonanserin
MINOR
Medicines with composition Blonanserin: Elicia
AN 250 with Asenapine
MINOR
Medicines with composition Asenapine: Welenuf
AN 250 with Fluphenazine
MINOR
Medicines with composition Fluphenazine: Medipax, Monazine, Prolinate, Flupez
AN 250 with Risperidone
MINOR
Medicines with composition Risperidone: Rasin, Ubitdon, Zodon, Repridon, Riposh, Rize, Sperd, Respid, Zon, R Don
AN 250 with Loxapine
MINOR
Medicines with composition Loxapine: Loxaris, Loxacon, Loxapax, Enipaxol, Loxip, Loxpin, Loxacalm C, Loxapac
AN 250 with Chlorpromazine
MINOR
Medicines with composition Chlorpromazine: Karzine, Ostil, Prom, Chlorpromazine, Chlopro, Prazin, Salichlor, Chlorotame, Zinetil, CPZ
AN 250 with Levosulpiride
MINOR
Medicines with composition Levosulpiride: PrideDay, Evopride, Lepivil, Shilride, Levoride, C-Pride, Sulvo, Edride, Ulpride, Prolevo
AN 250 with Flupenthixol
MINOR
Medicines with composition Flupenthixol: Pnxol, Flupen, Anxiset
AN 250 with Haloperidol
MINOR
Medicines with composition Haloperidol: Norma, Cizonil, Zoridol, Nase, Sydol, Peridol, Depinase, Halodi, Halodil, Hapiwin
AN 250 with Iloperidone
MINOR
Medicines with composition Iloperidone: Ilofast, Ilopt, Ilopride, Ilosure, Iiosure
AN 250 with Amisulpride
MINOR
Medicines with composition Amisulpride: Stozen, Sulpigold, Amisulide, Solpriwel, Psyride, Amijoy, Sulpra, Amiselect, Skizotus, Amimind
AN 250 with Tiapride
MINOR
Medicines with composition Tiapride: Tiaprex
AN 250 with Trifluoperazine
MINOR
Medicines with composition Trifluoperazine: Selocalm, Sugil, Elicalm, Dipicalm, Shicalm, Trazine, Relicalm, Trikozin
AN 250 with Zuclopenthixol
MINOR
Medicines with composition Zuclopenthixol: Clopixol-Acuphase
AN 250 with Zotepine
MINOR
Medicines with composition Zotepine: Sirilept
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