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Azifix 250 mg Tablet

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Composition for Azifix 250 mg Tablet

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Primary uses of Azifix 250 mg Tablet

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Medicine Overview of Azifix Tablet

Uses of Azifix Tablet

Azifix 250 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).

Azifix Tablet side effects

Common

Side Effects of Azifix are Vomiting, Nausea, Abdominal pain, Diarrhoea.

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

How Azifix Tablet works

Azifix 250 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 Azifix Tablet

Expert advice for Azifix Tablet

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

What if you miss a dose of Azifix Tablet?uses

If you miss a dose of Azifix 250 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

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