Azibold 500 mg Tablet


Overview

Uses of Azibold Tablet
Azibold 500 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).
Azibold Tablet side effects
Common
  • Vomiting
  • Nausea
  • Abdominal pain
  • Diarrhoea
How to use Azibold 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. Azibold 500 mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.
How Azibold Tablet works
Azibold 500 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.
Azibold Tablet related warnings
Alcohol
SAFE
It is generally safe to consume alcohol with Azibold 500 mg Tablet.
Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Azibold 500 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
Azibold 500 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
Azibold 500 mg Tablet does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
Azibold 500 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with severe kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Azibold 500 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
CAUTION
Azibold 500 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Azibold 500 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
What if you miss a dose of Azibold Tablet?
If you miss a dose of Azibold 500 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.

Alternate Brands

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.
Azibold 500 mg Tablet
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Expert Advice

  • Azibold 500 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 Azibold 500 mg Tablet.

Interaction with Drugs

Taking Azibold with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Brand(s): Euroglip, Pridex MG, Glimpee
MODERATE
Brand(s): Diabic, Glywin
MODERATE
Brand(s): Glunase
MODERATE
Brand(s): Quitsun, Qutec, Qutipin
MINOR
Brand(s): Zipris
MINOR
Brand(s): Arifril
MINOR
Brand(s): Stozen, Sulpigold
MINOR
Brand(s): Norma, Cizonil
MINOR
Brand(s): Loxaris, Loxacon
MINOR
Brand(s): Medipax
MINOR

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Azibold

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
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FAQs

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 Azibold used for treating a cold and sore throat?
Azibold is used to treat cold and sore throat only if there is an underlying bacterial infection present. Please consult your doctor before taking Azibold in these conditions.
Q. Is Azibold safe?
Azibold is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor.
Q. Is Azibold an antibiotic?
Yes, Azibold 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 Azibold. It should be taken only when prescribed by a doctor.
Q. Is Azibold good for tonsillitis?
Azibold can be used for the treatment of tonsillitis. However, there are antibiotics which are preferred over Azibold for its treatment. Please consult your doctor before taking any antibiotics for tonsillitis.
Q. Is Azibold banned?
No, Azibold is not a banned medicine. However, it is available on prescription by a physician.
Q. Can Azibold be used to treat a fever?
Fever is a symptom which could be due to an underlying infection like bacterial, viral or fungal. Azibold 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 Azibold used for urinary tract infection (UTI)?
Azibold 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 Azibold good for acne?
Azibold can be used for the treatment of acne. Clinical studies have shown a good efficacy of Azibold 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 Azibold with paracetamol?
Azibold 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 Azibold with omeprazole?
Azibold 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 Azibold with ibuprofen?
Azibold 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 Azibold with esomeprazole?
Azibold 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 Azibold with birth control pills (oral contraceptives)
No interactions have been clinically observed between Azibold 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 Azibold and you are already taking birth control pills (oral contraceptives).
Q. Does Azibold treat a cough?
No, Azibold cannot treat a cough. Cough is a symptom which represents an underlying disease or an infection. Azibold 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 Azibold affect sperm?
Azibold has not been reported to affect sperms.
Q. Does Azibold cause drowsiness?
No, Azibold does not cause drowsiness. Please consult your doctor if you experience drowsiness while taking Azibold.
Q. Does Azibold cause diarrhea?
Diarrhea (loose stools) is a very common side effect of Azibold. Please consult your doctor if you experience excessive diarrhea while taking Azibold.
Q. Does Azibold affect fertility?
Azibold 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 Azibold for throat infection caused by streptococcus?
Yes, Azibold 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 Azibold for a toothache (tooth pain)?
Azibold 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 Azibold or any other antibiotic for relief of a tooth pain.
Q. Can I take Azibold for the flu?
No, Azibold 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 Azibold as this is a viral infection and taking any antibiotics would not help in this condition.
Q. Can I take Azibold for a sinus infection?
Yes, Azibold 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 Azibold for yeast infection?
Azibold is an antibiotic (works against a bacterial infection). It does not have any action against the yeast (fungal) infection.
Q. Can I take Azibold for chlamydia?
Yes, Azibold 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 Azibold for tooth infection?
Azibold 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.
Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 17th Sep 2018.
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