Azam 100mg Syrup

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Mcastro Pharma

Composition for Azam 100mg Syrup

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Medicine Overview of Azam Syrup

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Uses of Azam Syrup

Azam 100mg Syrup is used in the treatment of Bacterial infections and Typhoid fever.
It is used in bacterial infections of tonsils, sinus, ear, nose, throat, skin and soft tissues, windpipe and lungs (pneumonia).
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Side effects of Azam Syrup

Common

Nausea, Vomiting, Abdominal pain, Diarrhoea, Allergy.

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How to use Azam Syrup

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Measure it with a measuring cup and take it by mouth. Shake well before use. It can be taken with or without food, but it is better to take Azam 100mg Syrup at a fixed time.

How Azam Syrup works

Azam 100mg syrup is an antibiotic. It stops the bacterial growth by inhibiting synthesis of essential proteins, which are required by bacteria to carry out vital functions.

In Depth Information on Azam Syrup

Expert advice for Azam Syrup

  • Take Azam only when prescribed by your doctor
  • Azam can be taken with or without food
  • Do not take aluminum and magnesium containing antacids with Azam. It should be taken one hour before or two hours after taking antacids
  • Azam commonly causes nausea, vomiting or diarrhea
  • Contact your doctor immediately in case you experience any allergic reaction like severe skin rash while taking Azam
  • Use of Azam during pregnancy is not advisable until considered absolutely necessary by your physician
  • Breastfeeding should be stopped while taking Azam. It is recommended to discard the milk during the treatment and up till 2 days after discontinuation of Azam
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Warnings
Special precautions for Azam 100mg Syrup
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Alcohol
SAFE
It is generally safe to consume alcohol with Azam 100mg Syrup.
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Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Azam 100mg Syrup 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.
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Lactation
SAFE
Azam 100mg Syrup is safe to use during lactation. Human stu
dies 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.
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Driving
SAFE
Azam 100mg Syrup does not usually affect your ability to drive.
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Kidney
Azam 100mg Syrup should be used with caution in patients wit
h severe kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Azam 100mg Syrup may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
UNSAFE
Azam 100mg Syrup is probably unsafe to use in patients with liver disease and should be avoided. Please consult your doctor.

No dose adjustment is needed for patients with the mild and moderate liver disease. Not advisable in patients with severe liver disease.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Serenace 5mg Injection 1ml, Arkazid 2mg Tablet, Halocer 10mg Tablet, Calmperidone 6mg Tablet

Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Azithromycin, 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 for Azam 100mg Syrup

Frequently asked questions for Azithromycin

Yes, Azam 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 Azam. It should be taken only when prescribed by a doctor.
Azam is used to treat cold and sore throat only if there is an underlying bacterial infection present. Please consult your doctor before taking Azam in these conditions.
Q. Are Azam and erythromycin same?
No, Azam and erythromycin are two different antibiotics but belong to the same class of antibiotics. They differ in their action against different bacteria.
Azam is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor.
Azam can be used for the treatment of tonsillitis. However, there are antibiotics which are preferred over Azam for its treatment. Please consult your doctor before taking any antibiotics for tonsillitis.
No, Azam is not a banned medicine. However, it is available on prescription by a physician.
Fever is a symptom which could be due to an underlying infection like bacterial, viral or fungal. Azam 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.
Azam is not recommended for the treatment of urinary tract infection (UTI). Please consult your doctor before taking any antibiotics for the treatment of UTI.
Azam can be used for the treatment of acne. Clinical studies have shown a good efficacy of Azam 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 Azam with paracetamol?
Azam 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 Azam with omeprazole?
Azam 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 Azam with ibuprofen?
Azam 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 Azam with esomeprazole?
Azam 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.
No interactions have been clinically observed between Azam 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 Azam and you are already taking birth control pills (oral contraceptives).
No, Azam cannot treat a cough. Cough is a symptom which represents an underlying disease or an infection. Azam 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.
Azam has not been reported to affect sperms.
No, Azam does not cause drowsiness. Please consult your doctor if you experience drowsiness while taking Azam.
Diarrhea (loose stools) is a very common side effect of Azam. Please consult your doctor if you experience excessive diarrhea while taking Azam.
Azam 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.
Yes, Azam 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.
Azam 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 Azam or any other antibiotic for relief of a tooth pain.
No, Azam 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 Azam as this is a viral infection and taking any antibiotics would not help in this condition.
Yes, Azam 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.
Azam is an antibiotic (works against a bacterial infection). It does not have any action against the yeast (fungal) infection.
Yes, Azam can be taken for chlamydial infection. However, it is always advisable to take antibiotics only when recommended by a doctor, in the doses advised.
Azam 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.
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