Medicine Overview of Azithral Tablet
Azithral Stat 100 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).
Side Effects of Azithral are Vomiting, Nausea, Abdominal pain, Diarrhoea.
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. Azithral Stat 100 mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.
Azithral Stat 100 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 Azithral Tablet
- Azithral Stat 100 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 Azithral Stat 100 mg Tablet.
Azithral Tablet related warnings
It is generally safe to consume alcohol with Azithral Stat 100 mg Tablet.
Azithral Stat 100 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.
Azithral Stat 100 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.
Azithral Stat 100 mg Tablet does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Azithral Stat 100 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with severe kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Azithral Stat 100 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Azithral Stat 100 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Azithral Stat 100 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
If you miss a dose of Azithral Stat 100 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.
Questions Related to Azithral
can I take alerfri sf & azithral500 together
Dr. Gladson Guddappa Uchil
ENT and Allergy
no, azithral is to be taken on empty stomach and alerfri after food
I am suffering from cold and cough too. Suggest me something which shall not frost the cold. Thanks in advance.
Dr. Pushkar Mani
Physician and Diabetology
Cetcip 5 mg thrice daily for 3 days , grilinctus syrup 2 tsf thrive daily for 3 days, tablet azithral 500 mg once daily for 3 days
Sir, I have been suffering from cold,cough and fever around 15 days,I had taken sinarest tab,azithral tab and lecope tab,still suffering
Dr. Pushkar Mani
Physician and Diabetology
have u done any testdo some-- CBC, urine culture , ESR, WIDAL, MP card test, Dengue profile
Been having throat infection along with headache. Had taken azethral 500mg in the morning and now half a talblet now. Body is becoming weaker. Suggest a solution?
Dr. Sfurti Mann
Internal Medicine and Diabetology
Take tab zerodol p twice daily Betadine gargles thrice daily Get CBC ESR done Azithral is an antibiotic It should be taken as 500mg once daily for three days and not on a sos basis.
I'm suffering from fever from past 4days
Dr. Sarthak Chakravarty
Emergency Medicine and Physician
Start with tab P-500 2 tab 3 times a day and tab azithral 500 1 tab once daily and tab Pantop-D 1 tab daily empty stomach. Get blood test done if problem still persists. CBC, WIDAL
A lot of pimples have grown on my face. What should I do? Doctor has suggested me Cetaphil lotion, Epiduo gel, aquasoft cream, azithral-500.
Dr. Atula Gupta
For Pimples- Faceclin Gel For application twice daily over affected area.For Marks- Demelan cream for application once weekly at night ( very little on marks only)Rejuglow Facewash/ Episoft OC Cleanser/ Saslic DS Wash. Tab Limcee 500mg once daily for one month, Tab Ascazin twice daily for one month.Chemical Peels to clear face & spots. Contact- SkinAid clinic Gurgaon, 9XXXXXX
Having fever since today morning. Fever going 102F. Taken paracitamol 650 trice. Fever coming back within 6 hours. Having pain in thorat since afternoo . Consulted lical at chennai SRM Hospital. He has prescribed azithral OD. Pl. Give your advice
Dr. Waseem Mirza
Hello, greetings from 1mg.com Just continue the treatment as prescribed Do saline gargles and steam inhalation twice dailyThat is very imp for ur recoveryApply cold sponges over face,forehead to bring down body temperature. Take tab dolo 650 every 8 hours for 3 days. Get extra rest, drink plenty of fluids. Wash hands carefully and often perticularly before handling food
Frequently asked questions about Azithral Tablet
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 Azithral used for treating a cold and sore throat?
Azithral is used to treat cold and sore throat only if there is an underlying bacterial infection present. Please consult your doctor before taking Azithral in these conditions.
Azithral is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor.
Q. Is Azithral an antibiotic?
Yes, Azithral 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 Azithral. It should be taken only when prescribed by a doctor.
Q. Is Azithral good for tonsillitis?
Azithral can be used for the treatment of tonsillitis. However, there are antibiotics which are preferred over Azithral for its treatment. Please consult your doctor before taking any antibiotics for tonsillitis.
No, Azithral is not a banned medicine. However, it is available on prescription by a physician.
Q. Can Azithral be used to treat a fever?
Fever is a symptom which could be due to an underlying infection like bacterial, viral or fungal. Azithral 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 Azithral used for urinary tract infection (UTI)?
Azithral 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 Azithral good for acne?
Azithral can be used for the treatment of acne. Clinical studies have shown a good efficacy of Azithral 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 Azithral with paracetamol?
Azithral 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 Azithral with omeprazole?
Azithral 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 Azithral with ibuprofen?
Azithral 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 Azithral with esomeprazole?
Azithral 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 Azithral with birth control pills (oral contraceptives)
No interactions have been clinically observed between Azithral 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 Azithral and you are already taking birth control pills (oral contraceptives).
Q. Does Azithral treat a cough?
No, Azithral cannot treat a cough. Cough is a symptom which represents an underlying disease or an infection. Azithral 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 Azithral affect sperm?
Azithral has not been reported to affect sperms.
Q. Does Azithral cause drowsiness?
No, Azithral does not cause drowsiness. Please consult your doctor if you experience drowsiness while taking Azithral.
Q. Does Azithral cause diarrhea?
Diarrhea (loose stools) is a very common side effect of Azithral. Please consult your doctor if you experience excessive diarrhea while taking Azithral.
Q. Does Azithral affect fertility?
Azithral 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 Azithral for throat infection caused by streptococcus?
Yes, Azithral 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 Azithral for a toothache (tooth pain)?
Azithral 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 Azithral or any other antibiotic for relief of a tooth pain.
Q. Can I take Azithral for the flu?
No, Azithral 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 Azithral as this is a viral infection and taking any antibiotics would not help in this condition.
Q. Can I take Azithral for a sinus infection?
Yes, Azithral 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 Azithral for yeast infection?
Azithral is an antibiotic (works against a bacterial infection). It does not have any action against the yeast (fungal) infection.
Q. Can I take Azithral for chlamydia?
Yes, Azithral 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 Azithral for tooth infection?
Azithral 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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