Azid XL 200 mg/5ml Syrup

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Overview

Uses of Azid Syrup
Azid XL 200 mg/5ml Syrup 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).
Azid Syrup side effects
Common
  • Vomiting
  • Nausea
  • Abdominal pain
  • Diarrhoea
How to use Azid 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. Azid XL 200 mg/5ml Syrup may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.
How Azid Syrup works
Azid XL 200 mg/5ml Syrup 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.
Azid Syrup related warnings
Alcohol
SAFE
It is generally safe to consume alcohol with Azid XL 200 mg/5ml Syrup.
Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Azid XL 200 mg/5ml 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.
Lactation
SAFE
Azid XL 200 mg/5ml Syrup 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
Azid XL 200 mg/5ml Syrup does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
Azid XL 200 mg/5ml Syrup should be used with caution in patients with severe kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Azid XL 200 mg/5ml Syrup may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
CAUTION
Azid XL 200 mg/5ml Syrup should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Azid XL 200 mg/5ml Syrup may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
What if you miss a dose of Azid Syrup?
If you miss a dose of Azid XL 200 mg/5ml Syrup, 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.
Azid XL 200 mg/5ml Syrup
Azithral 200 Liquid
Alembic Pharmaceuticals Ltd
₹3.25/ml of Oral Suspension
12% costlier
₹2.95/ml of Suspension
2% costlier
Azithral XL 200mg Liquid
Alembic Pharmaceuticals Ltd
₹3.23/ml of Oral Suspension
12% costlier
ATM XL 200mg/5ml Suspension
Indoco Remedies Ltd
₹3.12/ml of Suspension
8% costlier
₹3.23/ml of Dry Syrup
12% costlier

Expert Advice

  • Azid XL 200 mg/5ml Syrup 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 Azid XL 200 mg/5ml Syrup.

Interaction with Drugs

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

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Azid

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I m suffering from sore throat nasal blockade and full body ache , i have been like this since Monday , i even completed amoxicillin course of Augmentin 625 but didn't help , i am having a green mucus kind of thing that comes from my throat when i cough , please advice.
Dr. Tapas Kumbhkar
Diabetes Specialist
Advise - x-ray chest Take TAB Azid 500mg IOD SYP Betadine 5ml with water (half glass,) - three times/dayTab sinarest 1BD Take Azid for 3 days And other medication for 7 days
She is suffering from throat congestion and pain with cold and cough she is 4 months pregnant kindly advise if any medicine can be used
Dr. Tapas Kumbhkar
Diabetes Specialist
Tab Azid 500mg 1OD for 3 days Tab levoset 10mg 1OD BETADINE GARGLE WITH water Three times a day For 5 days
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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 Azid used for treating a cold and sore throat?
Azid is used to treat cold and sore throat only if there is an underlying bacterial infection present. Please consult your doctor before taking Azid in these conditions.
Q. Is Azid safe?
Azid is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor.
Q. Is Azid an antibiotic?
Yes, Azid 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 Azid. It should be taken only when prescribed by a doctor.
Q. Is Azid good for tonsillitis?
Azid can be used for the treatment of tonsillitis. However, there are antibiotics which are preferred over Azid for its treatment. Please consult your doctor before taking any antibiotics for tonsillitis.
Q. Is Azid banned?
No, Azid is not a banned medicine. However, it is available on prescription by a physician.
Q. Can Azid be used to treat a fever?
Fever is a symptom which could be due to an underlying infection like bacterial, viral or fungal. Azid 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 Azid used for urinary tract infection (UTI)?
Azid 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 Azid good for acne?
Azid can be used for the treatment of acne. Clinical studies have shown a good efficacy of Azid 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 Azid with paracetamol?
Azid 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 Azid with omeprazole?
Azid 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 Azid with ibuprofen?
Azid 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 Azid with esomeprazole?
Azid 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 Azid with birth control pills (oral contraceptives)
No interactions have been clinically observed between Azid 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 Azid and you are already taking birth control pills (oral contraceptives).
Q. Does Azid treat a cough?
No, Azid cannot treat a cough. Cough is a symptom which represents an underlying disease or an infection. Azid 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 Azid affect sperm?
Azid has not been reported to affect sperms.
Q. Does Azid cause drowsiness?
No, Azid does not cause drowsiness. Please consult your doctor if you experience drowsiness while taking Azid.
Q. Does Azid cause diarrhea?
Diarrhea (loose stools) is a very common side effect of Azid. Please consult your doctor if you experience excessive diarrhea while taking Azid.
Q. Does Azid affect fertility?
Azid 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 Azid for throat infection caused by streptococcus?
Yes, Azid 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 Azid for a toothache (tooth pain)?
Azid 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 Azid or any other antibiotic for relief of a tooth pain.
Q. Can I take Azid for the flu?
No, Azid 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 Azid as this is a viral infection and taking any antibiotics would not help in this condition.
Q. Can I take Azid for a sinus infection?
Yes, Azid 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 Azid for yeast infection?
Azid is an antibiotic (works against a bacterial infection). It does not have any action against the yeast (fungal) infection.
Q. Can I take Azid for chlamydia?
Yes, Azid 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 Azid for tooth infection?
Azid 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 12th Apr 2018.
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